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Kenya Women Finance Trust Deposit Taking Microfinance Ltd P.O. Box 4179 - 00506Kiambere Road, Upper HillNairobi
Data approved: 2013-06-24
Data version: 2
Age of data: 114 months


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Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (KES)KES 92,369,084
Portfolio (USD)USD 1,115,568.65
Active Clients with Loans12,383
Approximate % Female Clients80% - 100%
Approximate % Urban Clients0% - 20%
Solidarity groupx
Village banking
Self help group
OtherMembership of 15-30 individuals.
Loans for new viable business ventures. Women youth in groups of 15-30 members. Security is social collateral, loan guarantee fund. Age 18-35 years. Co-funded by the state.
Loan Purpose
Any purpose
Income generationx
Consumer loan
Other household finance
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit educationx
Group meetingsx
Credit insurancex
Workplace visitsx
Business trainingx
Other trainingx
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
OtherMust be willing to set up a viable business
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institution8
# Regions for this product8
Regions ActiveCentral, Coast, Eastern, Nairobi, North Eastern, Nyanza, Rift Valley, Western

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
Minimum loan sizeKES 50,000
Maximum loan size10,000,000
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans less than KES 50,000100%
KES 50,000-150,0000
KES 150,000-250,0000
KES 250,000-350,0000
KES 350,000-450,0000
Greater than KES 450,0000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term6.0 months
Longest loan term60.0 months
Approx average12.0 months
Distribution at Disbursement (Est.)
Loans 3 months or less0
Between 4 and 6 months20%
Between 7 and 9 months30%
Between 10 and 12 months30%
Between 13 and 18 months10%
Longer than 18 months10%
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 payment
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Lowest quoted nominal interest0.93%
Highest quoted nominal interest1.67%
Reason(s) why interest rate variesLoan Size
Interest rate periodMonthly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1Fee 2
DescriptionLoan Processing FeeChattels Fee
% of loan amount - min1.00%0
% of loan amount - max1.50%0
OR, Fixed amount - min00
Fixed amount - max01,500
Reason for variationLoans below 100,000 KES = 1.5% with 250 KES minimum. Loans 100,000 KES and above = 1%Charged only on loans KES 100,000 and above.
Appears on Repayment Sched?NoNo
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
Ins 1
DescriptionRisk Management Fee
% of loan amount - min1.25%
% of loan amount - max1.25%
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
CriteriaIdv loans =10% upfront & 1% ongoing. Grp Loans <KES 100,000 =10% upfront & >KES 100,000 =20% upfront. Loans >KES 45,000 =KES 400 ongoing, <KES 45,000 loans =KES 50 ongoing.
Is deposit indicated on the repayment schedule?No
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?No
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount deposited10.00% - 20.00%
or, Fixed-amount depositedN/A
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount deposited0 - 1.00%
or, Fixed-amount depositedKES 50 - 0
Conditions on access to depositWhen Leaving
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paid2.00%
Maximum interest rate paid6.00%
Interest payment frequencyEnd Term
Are taxes charged on this product?No

Full Pricing Data

Asset Financing Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 3Sample 4Sample 5Sample 6
Loan AmountKES 50,000KES 200,000KES 308,000KES 400,000KES 528,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2013-03-152013-03-272013-05-282013-05-172013-04-11
Loan Term (Months)7.0 months12.0 months24.0 months25.0 months18.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months-0.2 months-0.2 months1.0 month0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditKES 7,824.31KES 44,880.60KES 130,813.28KES 189,093.73KES 172,138.95
True Price by Comp         
Interest price component36.8%34.6%34.6%34.5%34.6%
Fee Component4.6%3.5%1.6%1.4%1.8%
Insurance Component4.0%2.6%1.5%1.2%1.7%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component11.3%8.6%18.4%6.8%7.6%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)56.7%49.3%56.1%43.9%45.7%
Transparency Index2023202624
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Wakiso Self Help Co-operative Savings and Credit Society Ltd Lufuka ZoneOpposite Samuel Junior SchoolKampala, CentralPO Box 26284
Data approved: 2012-11-13
Data version: 2
Age of data: 117 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon-Governmental Organization
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addressN/A
Year established2005
Head of InstitutionDr Eduward Ntege Hosea
Regions activeCentral
# Branches1

Total Portfolio (nat'l)UGX 690,000,000
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 276,000
Active clients with loans513
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients80% - 100%
Network affiliationsAMFIU, UCA, UCUSCU

Loan Products » Summary

513 Borrowers
USD 276,000 Portfolio
Active Product

Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Business Loans UGX 100,000 - 8,000,000 1 - 24 40% - 60% 80% - 100% Business, Housing, Consumer, Education, Other Women, Men, Have business Credit Ins, Business Training

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Business Loans 30.00%-42.00% annual, Flat 1 Fee 1 Ins None 20.00% upfront 50.1% - 54.6% 74.1% - 83.6% 37
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