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Institution

Foundation for International Community Assistance (FINCA) Stand No. 4513 Madzimoyo Road, NorthmeadLusaka, Lusaka Province
Data approved: 2014-10-20
Data version: 2
Age of data: 60 months

Institution

Data approved: 2012-12-04
Data version: 2
Age of data: 82 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://www.finca.org/
Year established2001
Head of InstitutionThomas Lendzian
Regions activeCentral Province, Copperbelt Province, Eastern Province, Lusaka Province, Southern Province
# Branches14

Total Portfolio (nat'l)ZMW 105,140,570
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 16,420,850.34
Active clients with loans43,773
Approximate % female clients60% - 80%
Approximate % urban clients60% - 80%
Network affiliationsFINCA International
FundersINVESTOR! FINCA MICROFINANCE COOPERATIEF U.A. (NETHERLANDS), DONOR! MASTERCARD FOUNDATION

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addressN/A
Year established2003
Head of InstitutionSiku Nkhoma
Regions activeDedza, Dowa, Kasungu, Lilongwe, Ntcheu, Salima, ChitipaKaronga, Mzimba, Nkhata Bay, Rumphi, Balaka, Blantyre, Chikwawa, Chiradzulu, Machinga, Mulanje
# Branches1

Total Portfolio (nat'l)MWK 250,550,466.50
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 642,437.09
Active clients with loans2,351
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients60% - 80%
Network affiliationsSlum Dwellers International, MAMN, Malawi Homeless People's Federation
FundersSlum Dwellers International, Homeless International, African Development Bank, WASTE

Loan Products » Summary

5,473 Borrowers
USD 7,150,968.24 Portfolio
Active Product
12,425 Borrowers
USD 3,537,581.12 Portfolio
Active Product
25,762 Borrowers
USD 3,479,238.69 Portfolio
Active Product
113 Borrowers
USD 2,253,062.30 Portfolio
Active Product
Retired Product
Retired Product
Retired Product

Loan Products » Summary

139 Borrowers
USD 2,375.73 Portfolio
Active Product
334 Borrowers
USD 4,065.71 Portfolio
Active Product
870 Borrowers
USD 132,828.60 Portfolio
Active Product
255 Borrowers
USD 14,796.76 Portfolio
Active Product
Retired Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Business Loans ZMW 1,500 - 100,000 6 - 24 60% - 80% 20% - 40% Business Women, Men, Have business, Must have a valid National Registration Card, Must have business or personal assets to pledge Credit Ins
Small Group Loan ZMW 1,200 - 15,000 6 - 12 60% - 80% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business, Must be a member of a self selected solidarity group Group Mtgs, Credit Ins
Village Banking Loans ZMW 150 - 12,500 6 - 12 60% - 80% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business, Must be a member of a self selected village bank Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Funeral benefits
Small Enterprise Loan ZMW 100,000 - 600,000 12 - 36 60% - 80% 20% - 40% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Ins

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Business Loan MWK 10,000 - 10,000 6 80% - 100% 80% - 100% Business, Can only be used for working capital Women, Men, Must be a member of the Malawi Homeless People's Federation. Business Training
Home Improvement Loan MWK 20,000 - 20,000 24 80% - 100% 80% - 100% Housing Women, Men, Must be a member of the Malawi Homeless People's Federation
Sanitation Loan MWK 40,000 - 100,000 24 80% - 100% 80% - 100% Sanitation Women, Men, Residents from the peri urban areas
Water Loan MWK 18,000 - 120,000 24 60% - 80% 80% - 100% water supply Women, Men, Residents from the peri urban areas

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Business Loans 51.4%-52.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins None N/A 66.7% - 79% 68.4% - 81.4% 69
Small Group Loan 52.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins None N/A 70.3% - 91% 72.6% - 95.2% 63
Village Banking Loans 52.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins None N/A 74.9% - 91.2% 77.8% - 95.4% 59
Small Enterprise Loan 49.6% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins None N/A 0% 0% N/A

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Business Loan 24.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 16.8% 16.8% 100
Home Improvement Loan 12.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 10.9% 10.9% 100
Sanitation Loan 12.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 10.9% 10.9% 100
Water Loan 12.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins None 10.00% upfront 10.9% - 11% 10.9% - 11% 100

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Business Loans 51.4%-52.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None N/A 66.7% - 79% 68.4% - 81.4% 69
Small Group Loan 52.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None N/A 70.3% - 91% 72.6% - 95.2% 63
Village Banking Loans 52.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None N/A 74.9% - 91.2% 77.8% - 95.4% 59
Small Enterprise Loan 49.6% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None N/A 0% 0% N/A

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Business Loan 24.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None 10.00% upfront 16.8% 16.8% 100
Home Improvement Loan 12.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None 10.00% upfront 10.9% 10.9% 100
Sanitation Loan 12.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None 10.00% upfront 10.9% 10.9% 100
Water Loan 12.00% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None 10.00% upfront 10.9% - 11% 10.9% - 11% 100
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