ZAMFI Quarterly Performance Report Of The Microfinance Sector as at 30 September 2017

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The quarterly performance indicates an industry that has recorded substantial improvements in key areas of outreach, profitability, sustainability and portfolio quality. This is largely due to the rebound of lending activities, increased revenue streams as well as managed costs through the use of technology to improve efficiency and productivity.

Microfinance Conference Presentations | 7- 8 September 2017

Item Presentation Action
1 2017 Microfinance ZIMRA  Workshop Presentation
2 D  G Speech  - Microfinance Conference September 2017
3 Psychometrics Malaysia_07092017
4 RC - Microfinance Workshop - Credit  and Collateral Registry Presentation

ZAMFI Launches Regulatory Review on the Microfinance Sector

The Zimbabwe Association of Microfinance Institutions (ZAMFI) today used the occasion of their 3rd Annual Microfinance Sector Winter School in Kariba, to launch a regulatory review of their sector. The Winter School is taking place from 18 and 20 May under the theme “Tranversing the Microfinance Landscape”.

ZAMFI Summary

ZAMFI (Zimbabwe Assocition for Microfinance Institutions) is the umbrella body for microfinance institutions. Our vision is to transform the quality of life of the poor and marginalised communities. Our mission is to advocate for an enabling regulatory and funding environment and to promote best practices in the provision of demand- driven services for the growth of the microfinance industry in Zimbabwe.


Mrs Mildred Chirwa is a banker with 17years in retail and corporate banking. She is holder of a BSc Hons in Management and Entrepreneurial Development Studies and a member of the Institute of Bankers Zimbabwe(IOBZ). Mildred has vast experience in financial services and products having joined BCC International (now CBZ Bank) in 1988 and worked in various departments before moving over to Trust Bank in 2001 as Assistant Branch Manager. She also worked for an IT company as Finance and Administration Manager before joining Hammer and Tongues Money Lenders as General Manager in 2010. Currently she is the Executive Director and enjoys changing lives through tailor made financial solutions. It is hoped that the ZAMFI board and the Association will be the better for her skills and experience.