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Institution

Data approved: 2012-12-04
Data version: 2
Age of data: 103 months

Institution

Cooperativa de Ahorro y Credito la Benefica La Concordia Santo DomingoEl Carmen, Manabi
Data approved: 2010-11-08
Data version: 1
Age of data: 130 months

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

Institution Details

Institution TypeCredit Union / Cooperative
Is this institution regulated?No
Website addressN/A
Year established1994
Head of InstitutionFredy Yugcha Toala
Regions active
# Branches3

Total Portfolio (nat'l)USD 8,513,791
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 8,513,791
Active clients with loans3,278
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients60% - 80%
Network affiliations
Funders

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 » Summary

1,478 Borrowers
USD 3,555,876 Portfolio
Active Product
140 Borrowers
USD 446,596 Portfolio
Active Product
241 Borrowers
USD 1,252,680 Portfolio
Active Product
85 Borrowers
USD 1,951,574 Portfolio
Active Product
566 Borrowers
USD 752,882 Portfolio
Active Product
22 Borrowers
USD 522,903 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 » 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 » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Consumo USD 100 - 30,000 6 - 36 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Any Purpose Women, Men, Salaried worker
Credi Grupo USD 200 - 800 6 - 10 60% - 80% 20% - 40% Any Purpose Women, Men
Microcrédito Avanzar USD 3,001 - 10,000 6 - 36 80% - 100% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business
Microcrédito Fácil USD 100 - 5,000 1 40% - 60% 80% - 100% Business, Other Women, Men, Have business
Microcrédito Nacer USD 100 - 3,000 6 - 18 80% - 100% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Credit Educ, Tech Asst Visits

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
Consumo 14.4% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.00 ongoing 14% - 14.6% 15.3% - 16.1% 91
Credi Grupo 23.2% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.00% ongoing 23.6% 26.2% 89
Microcrédito Avanzar 19.6% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.00 ongoing 19.6% - 20.4% 20.9% - 21.8% 92
Microcrédito Fácil 20.0% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins None N/A 20.3% 20.3% 99
Microcrédito Nacer 20.9% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.00 ongoing 21.1% - 21.2% 22.7% - 23.1% 91

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

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Consumo 14.4% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 5.00 ongoing 14% - 14.6% 15.3% - 16.1% 91
Credi Grupo 23.2% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 10.00% ongoing 23.6% 26.2% 89
Microcrédito Avanzar 19.6% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 5.00 ongoing 19.6% - 20.4% 20.9% - 21.8% 92
Microcrédito Fácil 20.0% annual, Decl Bal 0 Fees 0 Ins Ins None N/A 20.3% 20.3% 99
Microcrédito Nacer 20.9% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins Ins None 5.00 ongoing 21.1% - 21.2% 22.7% - 23.1% 91
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