Membership

Membership to AMFI is a sign of commitment to the Ideals that AMFI seeks to promote. Membership benefit includes:

  • Building your institutions’ profile regionally and internationally
  • Having a voice in shaping the future of the micro finance industry in Kenya
  • Access to various forums where members make contacts, share and gather information and build consensus on industry issues.
  • Access to a wide range of services from AMFI including information, capacity building,technical assistance and advertising opportunities in AMFI publications and website.
  • Networking with AMFI’s global and regional partners.
Member ship
Criteria 1
Criteria 2
Criteria 3

Criteria 1

Ordinary Members comprise of:

  • Deposit taking micro-finance institutions.
  • Credit Only Micro Finance Institutions
  • Wholesalers

Criteria 2

Associate members comprise of:

  • Commercial Banks
  • SACCOs
  • Insurance companies Organization
  • Insurance companies Organizations established under Independent Act  of Parliament and Development organizations

Criteria 3

Honorary members will essentially consist of:

  • Ex-official members

All categories of members with the exception of honorary members have equal voting rights and contribute to the networks funding through annual subscriptions.

Eligibility Criteria

An institution must:

  • Offer Micro finance services to the poor or low income earners or provide support services to the micro finance industry.
  • Be committed or demonstrate clear intent to become sustainable
  • Have a clear micro finance business with a minimum of 500 clients and 1 year in operations.
  • Non discriminate against clients on the basis of religion, ethnicity or political affiliations.
  • Be a non-partisan.
  • Demonstrate management capacity to effectively manage their operations in accordance with internationally accepted principles as evidenced by; Vision/Mission, Governing body, Fit and Proper test, Corporate Strategy, Quality of portfolio, IR policy and Business plan.

AMFI Members

The current Updated list for our members;