News and Events

Members of Tanzania Institute of Microfinance Institutions (TAMFI) have been urged to carry out lending business in the most transparent manner as it will help boost their ventures drastically.

Addressing TAMFI members in Dar es Salaam, Ms Audrey Linthorst, Lead Africa Analyst of Microfinance Information Exchange (MIX) based in Washington DC said sharing information with peers, clients, shareholders, and potential investors was paramount for the development of the sector. “There are many benefits for Micro finance Institutions that are carrying out their duties in […]

News and Events

Microfinance institutions in Tanzania apex body has opened a new chapter in Mwanza, upping the stakes in the sector, which is increasingly being recognised as vital for poverty reduction.

Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions (TAMFI) Executive Secretary, Ms Winnie Terry said in a press statement released yesterday, that  office bearers have already been elected for the chapter. She said it was a new beginning for the Lake Zone microfinance Industry in developing a well-organised and responsible microfinance sector which was vital for greater and […]

News and Events

Dar es Salaam, 24th April 2012: Microfinance institutions, which vastly ride on group lending methodology in Tanzania are experiencing increase in credit risks, it has been revealed.

“If this situation is not properly addressed many microfinance institutions will start to be hardly hit with increasing credit risk with fatal consequences,” said Mr Joel Mwakitalu, the Vice Chair of Tanzania Association of Micro Finance Institutions ( TAMFI). It should be noted  that worldwide, the group lending is considered as the best methodology for […]

News and Events

AMAZING- NOMINATE CLIENTS FOR THE BEST CITI MICRO ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARDS

NOTICE TO TAMFI MEMBERS: NOMINATE CLIENTS FOR THE BEST CITI MICRO ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARDS AMAZING PRIZES TO BE WON Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions in collaboration with Citi Foundation is announcing Citi Micro entrepreneurship Awards.  TAMFI member Microfinance Institutions can send applications to compete for the awards.  The program aims at recognizing the […]