Enat Bank Commitment
Enat Bank celebrates the vision, innovation and perseverance of Ethiopian business women in SMEs. Through our financial and non financial services, outreach efforts, financial educational and capacity building programs we want to help sustain the success of women-owned businesses: And we are honored to support “Women-Owned SMEs” role in shaping the future of small business.
As Ethiopia #1 Bank with dual objectives: -providing conventional commercial banking services, and with special emphasis on the banking needs of women, and their economic empowerment. Enat Bank is dedicated to helping women succeed financially in business and personally.
We stand ready to help grow your business, achieve your vision.
The “Enat Collateral Saving Account” is an account where willing national and international organizations, private and governmental as well as concerned individuals, who has same vision as Enat Bank to reach “the missing middles”, deposit a certain amount of money that will be blocked for a period of time; and which the Bank uses as a guarantee for women entrepreneurs.The Bank in partnership with development partners shall work on relevant training and business advisory services for potential beneficiaries of the scheme. Advisor partners may also directly participate in the preparation of business plans in addition to providing training and advisory services. This will ensure that the business is run properly, and make sure loans are paid as per schedule to minimized default.
Women Special Loan
The “Enat Loan to women” against cash collateral deposited by willing individuals is a loan forwomen-owned SMEs,whothe lack of collateral is a bottleneck to the growth of their business.
Applicant must be a woman or business owned and managed by
women only; Ethiopian by Nationality; Able to produce a
certificate showing that she/they does/do not have any property
registered in her/their name, or husband’s name; And must meet
other additional eligibility criteria set by the Bank.
Women Savings Account
The “Enat Bank Women Saving Account” is for womenwho are looking to build their savings habits, and benefit from the highest interest rate (5.5%) provided by the bank, as privileges for women empowerment.
Non Financial Services
The “Enat financial education” tools and training is to provide financial literacy which is believed will aid in educating women on financial issues, assist in the change of their standard of living. The training is delivered on all the branches of the bank, and is supported by educational dramas, entertaining games, registration of income and expense, and many more.
Enat Bank would also like to invite all interested to
participate in the training at our Branches
The Bank in partnership with development partnersprovides capacity building and advisory services for SMEs women-owned business. Advisor partners may also directly participate in the preparation of business plans in addition to providing training and advisory services.
We will soon have more specific products and services tailored to the needs of women, and women-owned SMEs available on the website. Check back soon!