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Institution

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: 98 months

Institution

Data approved: 2012-12-04
Data version: 2
Age of data: 100 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://www.kwftdtm.com
Year established1982
Head of InstitutionMwangi Githaiga
Regions activeCentral, Coast, Eastern, Nairobi, North Eastern, Nyanza, Rift Valley, Western
# Branches235

Total Portfolio (nat'l)KES 13,743,335,462
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 165,982,312.30
Active clients with loans250,748
Approximate % female clients80% - 100%
Approximate % urban clients0% - 20%
Network affiliationsWomen's World Banking, AMFI, AFRACA
FundersKWH, Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP)

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

219,089 Borrowers
USD 147,326,470.70 Portfolio
Active Product
3,642 Borrowers
USD 1,049,663.59 Portfolio
Active Product
13,496 Borrowers
USD 6,138,841.28 Portfolio
Active Product
7,643 Borrowers
USD 7,066,361.15 Portfolio
Active Product
38,391 Borrowers
USD 3,285,406.97 Portfolio
Active Product
12,383 Borrowers
USD 1,115,568.65 Portfolio
Active 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
Biashara Loan KES 10,000 - 45,000,000 6 - 60 60% - 80% 0% - 20% Business Women, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training, Health education, Women empowerment
Consumer Loan KES 10,000 - 200,000 6 - 18 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Consumer Women, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training, Leadership, Women empowerment
Elimu Loan KES 5,000 - 200,000 6 - 12 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Education Women, Have business, Evidence of school admission/attendance Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training
Agricultural Loan KES 10,000 - 45,000,000 6 - 36 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business, Agriculture Women, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training, Leadership, Women Empowerment
Energy Loan KES 50,000 - 200,000 6 - 36 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business, Other Women, Have business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training, Leadership, Women empowerment
Asset Financing Loan KES 50,000 - 10,000,000 6 - 60 80% - 100% 0% - 20% Business Women, Must be willing to set up a viable business Credit Educ, Group Mtgs, Credit Ins, Tech Asst Visits, Business Training, Other Training

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
Biashara Loan 20.0%-21.6% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 37.1% - 42.8% 47.8% - 60.2% 35
Consumer Loan 18.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 40.6% - 40.7% 52.7% - 55.7% 33
Elimu Loan 20.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 38% - 43.9% 52.7% - 61.3% 35
Agricultural Loan 20.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 37% - 42.8% 47% - 56.9% 36
Energy Loan 20.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 36.8% - 40.8% 51.9% - 57.7% 33
Asset Financing Loan 11.2%-20.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 35.9% - 41.4% 43.9% - 56.7% 22

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
Biashara Loan 20.0%-21.6% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 37.1% - 42.8% 47.8% - 60.2% 35
Consumer Loan 18.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 40.6% - 40.7% 52.7% - 55.7% 33
Elimu Loan 20.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 38% - 43.9% 52.7% - 61.3% 35
Agricultural Loan 20.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 37% - 42.8% 47% - 56.9% 36
Energy Loan 20.0%-22.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 36.8% - 40.8% 51.9% - 57.7% 33
Asset Financing Loan 11.2%-20.0% annual, Flat 2 Fees 1 Ins Ins None 10.0%-20.0% upfront 50.00-0.00 ongoing 35.9% - 41.4% 43.9% - 56.7% 22

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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