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Institution

Micro Bankers Trust Head OfficeLusaka
Data approved: 2011-12-12
Data version: 1
Age of data: 100 months

Institution

Pulse Financial Services Limited Cnr Freedom Way/Katunjila RoadLusakaP.O. Box RW 51269
Data approved: 2012-01-25
Data version: 1
Age of data: 100 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addressN/A
Year established1996
Head of Institution
Regions active
# Branches11

Total Portfolio (nat'l)ZMK 8,200,000,000
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 1,584,541.06
Active clients with loans14,300
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients20% - 40%
Network affiliationsAMIZ, AFRACA, INAFI
FundersUNDP, IFAD (International Fund for Agricultural Development)

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://www.pfsl.com.zm/
Year established2008
Head of InstitutionClaude Lafond
Regions active
# Branches9

Total Portfolio (nat'l)ZMK 18,835,000,000
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 3,639,613.53
Active clients with loans1,481
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients40% - 60%
Network affiliationsAMIZ, PROXFIN
FundersAFDB, FMO, CIDA Canada, DID / CEP

Loan Products » Summary

110 Borrowers
USD 215,406.28 Portfolio
Active Product
63 Borrowers
USD 56,369.15 Portfolio
Active Product
13,736 Borrowers
USD 1,231,216.17 Portfolio
Active Product
33 Borrowers
USD 32,993.89 Portfolio
Low Volume Product
45 Borrowers
USD 27,632.85 Portfolio
Low Volume Product
Note: MFTransparency presents full data for active products with over 50 borrowers. Basic data is shown for lower volume products

Loan Products » Summary

287 Borrowers
USD 1,330,628.02 Portfolio
Active Product
925 Borrowers
USD 2,117,004.83 Portfolio
Active Product
187 Borrowers
USD 58,743.96 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Equipment Loan ZMK 2,000,000 - 50,000,000 12 - 36 20% - 40% 40% - 60% Business, Farmining business for throughout the year Women, Men, Must have a farm holding and source of water throughout the year Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins
Individual SME Loan ZMK 1,000,000 - 10,000,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business, Consumer Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker, Either run a business or be salaried Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Business Training
Twende Loan ZMK 400,000 - 7,000,000 3 - 12 80% - 100% 40% - 60% Business Women, Men, Have business, Start a business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training, Savings , Education on HIV/AIDS, Gender, and Environment
Dairy Loan ZMK 500,000 - 25,000,000 6 - 24 0% - 20% 20% - 40% Business Women, Men, Have business, Be in a business or start one; belong to a dairy cooperative Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Home Improvement Loan ZMK 5,000,000 - 120,000,000 6 - 60 40% - 60% 40% - 60% Business, Housing Women, Men, Have business, Have home or land Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins
MSME Loan ZMK 1,000,000 - 120,000,000 6 - 36 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training
Women Market Loan ZMK 1,000,000 - 5,000,000 6 - 12 80% - 100% 60% - 80% Business Women, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Other Training

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Equipment Loan 25.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 1 Ins None N/A 28.1% - 28.5% 30.4% - 30.8% 81
Individual SME Loan 60.0%-72.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins None N/A 67.6% - 70% 72.2% - 74.7% 82
Twende Loan 60.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 1 Ins None 15,000.00 upfront 6,000.00 ongoing 60.2% - 63.2% 65.3% - 82.4% 86
Dairy Loan 30.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins None N/A 59% - 59.8% 63.5% - 64.4% 47

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Home Improvement Loan 30.0%-36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 5.0% upfront 60% - 72.2% 68.7% - 80% 41
MSME Loan 54.0%-66.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 15.0% upfront 104.8% - 135.3% 139.5% - 181% 34
Women Market Loan 54.0%-66.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 20.0% upfront 122.5% - 135.3% 176.6% - 200.9% 28

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Equipment Loan 25.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None N/A 28.1% - 28.5% 30.4% - 30.8% 81
Individual SME Loan 60.0%-72.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None N/A 67.6% - 70% 72.2% - 74.7% 82
Twende Loan 60.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 15,000.00 upfront 6,000.00 ongoing 60.2% - 63.2% 65.3% - 82.4% 86
Dairy Loan 30.0% annual, Decl Bal 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None N/A 59% - 59.8% 63.5% - 64.4% 47

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Home Improvement Loan 30.0%-36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 5.0% upfront 60% - 72.2% 68.7% - 80% 41
MSME Loan 54.0%-66.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 15.0% upfront 104.8% - 135.3% 139.5% - 181% 34
Women Market Loan 54.0%-66.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins Ins None 20.0% upfront 122.5% - 135.3% 176.6% - 200.9% 28
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