2018 CEO Retreat

Analysis Of The Performance Of The Microfinance Sector In Zimbabwe - Dec 2017

2017 results with respect to outreach reflects a sector largely on a rebound with total disbursed loans for the year amounting to $197.2 million compared with $166.0 million in 2016, an increase by $31.2 million or 18.7%. This is inspite of the year 2017 being the period when interest ceiling of 10% interest rates by the Central Bank was introduced effective January 2017.

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.

GN.jpgMr. George Nhepera is the Bulawayo office Coordinator. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Banking) and Masters in Finance and Investments, both from the National University of Science and Technology (NUST). Prior to joining ZAMFI in 2013, Mr. Nhepera was a Bank & Microfinance Examiner with Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) for 13 years. The position exposed him to knowledge and skills in onsite and offsite supervision of financial institutions, risk management, compliance monitoring and corporate governance. At the ZAMFI-Bulawayo regional office and working in very close liaison with the ZAMFI board member domiciled in Bulawayo, Mr. Nhepera is in charge of key functions such as MFI performance monitoring, compliance with laws and regulations, chapter meetings, workshops, research and rural microfinance initiatives.