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Fundacion Sartawi Calle Pedro Salazar No 509La Paz, La Paz
Data approved: 2013-11-05
Data version: 2
Age of data: 125 months
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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (BOB)BOB 7,860,722
Portfolio (USD)USD 1,164,551.41
Active Clients with Loans3,998
Approximate % Female Clients40% - 60%
Approximate % Urban Clients20% - 40%
Solidarity group
Village bankingx
Self help group
Credito cuyo destino es incrementar el capital de operaciones o generar inversion en los negocios de los asociados con la finalidad de mejorar su ingresos.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Consumer loan
Other household finance
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit educationx
Group meetings
Credit insurance
Workplace visits
Business training
Other training
Other (2)
No other services
Must run a business
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried worker
Must be specific age group
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution7
# Regions for this product7
Regions ActiveChuquisaca , Cochabamba , La Paz , Oruro , Potosí, Santa Cruz, Tarija

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeBOB 700
Maximum loan size11,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than BOB 10,00090%
BOB 10,000-40,00010%
BOB 40,000-70,0000
BOB 70,000-100,0000
BOB 100,000-125,0000
Greater than BOB 125,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term3.0 months
Longest loan term12.0 months
Approx average7.5 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less5%
Between 4 and 6 months15%
Between 7 and 9 months50%
Between 10 and 12 months30%
Between 13 and 18 months0
Longer than 18 months0
Grace Period
Grace period usage0
Average grace period0
Repayment Frequency
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Every 2 monthsx
Every 6 months
Every 12 months
Single end payment
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Lowest quoted nominal interest30.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest36.00%
Reason(s) why interest rate variesLoan Size, Collateral
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodDecl Bal
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionGastos Administrativos
% of loan amount - min1.00%
% of loan amount - max2.00%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationFee varies based on loan amount.
Appears on Repayment Sched?Yes
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
This product has no upfront insurance fees
Ongoing Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionSeguro de Desgravamen
% of loan amount - min0.24%
% of loan amount - max0.96%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationInsurance fee is 0.08% per month, charged on the total disbursed amount for loans 3,000 USD and below, and charged on the oustanding princpal balalnce only for loans above 3,000 USD.
Appears on Repayment Sched?Yes
Compulsory Deposit
Required forAll
Is deposit indicated on the repayment schedule?Yes
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?Yes
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited10.00% - 20.00%
or, Fixed-amount depositedN/A
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount deposited10.00% - 20.00%
or, Fixed-amount depositedN/A
Conditions on access to depositEnd Term
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paidN/A
Maximum interest rate paidN/A
Interest payment frequencyN/A
Are taxes charged on this product?No

Full Pricing Data

Banca Comunal samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountBOB 2,000BOB 3,000BOB 5,000BOB 11,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2013-12-122013-12-172013-12-172013-08-26
Loan Term (Months)5.8 months7.0 months7.0 months12.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.1 months-0.1 months-0.1 months-0.1 months
Total Cost of CreditBOB 227.07BOB 415.09BOB 691.80BOB 2,148.68
True Price by Comp       
Interest price component32.0%34.0%34.0%31.0%
Fee Component5.5%3.1%3.0%2.0%
Insurance Component1.6%1.5%1.6%1.7%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component10.9%31.3%31.3%28.2%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)50.0%69.9%69.9%62.9%
Transparency Index60434348
Original Repayment SchedulePDFPDFPDFPDF
MFT Pricing CalculationPDFPDFPDFPDF
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