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Wisdom Microfinance Institution S.Co Bole Sub CityAddis Ababa31478
Data approved: 2012-03-12
Data version: 1
Age of data: 120 months


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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (ETB)ETB 76,625,544
Portfolio (USD)USD 4,164,431.74
Active Clients with Loans34,703
Approximate % Female Clients60% - 80%
Approximate % Urban Clients0% - 20%
Solidarity groupx
Village banking
Self help group
This loan is offered on group basis. Loan size can range from 2500-5000 and group size is can be 5 to 35.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Consumer loan
Other household finance
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit educationx
Group meetingsx
Credit insurancex
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
Other75% of group members has to be women
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institutionN/A
# Regions for this productN/A
Regions Active

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeETB 2,500
Maximum loan size4,500
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term6.0 months
Longest loan term12.0 months
Approx average9.0 months
Grace Period
Grace period usage0
Average grace period0
Repayment Frequency
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Every 2 months
Every 6 months
Every 12 months
Single end paymentx
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Lowest quoted nominal interest19.50%
Highest quoted nominal interest19.50%
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
Descriptionservice charge
% of loan amount - min2.50%
% of loan amount - max2.50%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variation
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionCredit life insurance
% of loan amount - min2.00%
% of loan amount - max2.00%
OR, Fixed amount - min0
Fixed amount - max0
Reason for variationN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
Ongoing Insurance Fees
This product has no ongoing insurance fees
Compulsory Deposit
Required forAll
Is deposit indicated on the repayment schedule?Yes
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited15.00% - N/A
or, Fixed-amount deposited0
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount deposited0
or, Fixed-amount depositedETB 10 - N/A
Conditions on access to depositEnd Term
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paid5.00%
Maximum interest rate paid5.00%
Interest payment frequencyMonthly
Are taxes charged on this product?No
Additional Comments
5% interest on saving is compounded monthly

Full Pricing Data

Agricultural Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3
Loan AmountETB 3,000ETB 3,000ETB 3,500
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)444
Disbursement Date2011-12-162011-12-162011-12-16
Loan Term (Months)12.0 months12.0 months12.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
True Price by Comp     
Interest and Fee Component22.1%22.1%22.1%
Insurance Component2.3%2.3%2.3%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component3.8%3.8%3.7%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)28.1%28.1%28.1%
Transparency Index696969
Original Repayment SchedulePDFPDFPDF
MFT Pricing CalculationPDFPDFPDF
Agricultural Loan Price Graphs

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Cooperativa Luz Del Valle Av. Abdon calderon 524 e ines gangotenaConcepcion y Santa Rita esquinaSangolqui, Pichincha
Data approved: 2010-11-08
Data version: 1
Age of data: 136 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeCredit Union / Cooperative
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addressN/A
Year established2002
Regions active
# Branches9

Total Portfolio (nat'l)USD 11,870,227.05
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 11,870,227.05
Active clients with loans6,420
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients40% - 60%
Network affiliationsFECOAC, Red Financiera Rural, COLAC, Financoop

Loan Products » Summary

1,400 Borrowers
USD 3,200,000 Portfolio
Active Product
950 Borrowers
USD 600,000 Portfolio
Active Product
4,070 Borrowers
USD 7,500,000 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Microluz USD 1,500 - 10,000 1 - 24 40% - 60% 40% - 60% Business, Capital de tyrabajo, compra de activos, pago de de, Actividades inherentes al negocio Women, Men, Have business, existencia minima del negocio de un año Credit Ins
Oportuno USD 350 - 1,500 1 - 12 40% - 60% 20% - 40% Any Purpose Women, Men, Have business Credit Ins
Quirofario USD 500 - 20,000 1 - 72 40% - 60% 40% - 60% Any Purpose Women, Men, Salaried worker, propietario de casa si el monto es superior a $5,000 Credit Ins

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Microluz 19.0%-25.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0% upfront 20.3% - 25.3% 22.8% - 28.4% 77
Oportuno 22.5%-26.0% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 2 Ins None 10.0% upfront 24.3% - 24.7% 27.2% - 27.6% 82
Quirofario 13.6%-13.8% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 1 Ins None 10.0% upfront 13.9% - 14% 15.7% - 15.9% 86
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