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Institution

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

Institution

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: 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 established2002
Head of InstitutionJOSE JULIO GUALOTUÑA LEMA
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
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

1,400 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
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
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
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
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

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
Microluz 19.0%-25.0% annual, Decl Bal 1 Fee 0 Ins 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 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 Ins None 10.0% upfront 13.9% - 14% 15.7% - 15.9% 86
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