MABS provides technical assistance to RB Guinobatan

MABS conducted a four-day technical assistance visit to the Rural Bank of Guinobatan on February 23-26 to review the bank’s microfinance products and operations. The visit included bank center visits, interviews with the bank’s management, interviews with the bank’s delinquent/exit clients, analysis of the bank’s competitors, focus group discussions with clients and staff, and review of the bank’s documentation and compliance to regulations and guidelines.
Based in Guinobatan, Albay, the bank was organized in December 1963 and started its commercial operations on July 1964. It operates a head office in Guinobatan, Albay, as well as two branches located in Tiwi (Albay) and Gubat (Sorsogon). RB Guinobatan also has five other banking offices (OBOs) located in Guinobatan, Tabaco, Gubat, and Irosin.
RB Guinobatan clients take oath during regular center meetings.

RB Guinobatan clients take oath during regular center meetings.

MABS conducted a four-day technical assistance visit to the Rural Bank of Guinobatan on February 23-26 to review the bank’s microfinance products and operations. The visit included bank center visits, interviews with the bank’s management, interviews with the bank’s delinquent/exit clients, analysis of the bank’s competitors, focus group discussions with clients and staff, and review of the bank’s documentation and compliance to regulations and guidelines.

Based in Guinobatan, Albay, the bank was organized in December 1963 and started its commercial operations on July 1964. It operates a head office in Guinobatan, Albay, as well as two branches located in Tiwi (Albay) and Gubat (Sorsogon). RB Guinobatan also has five other banking offices (OBOs) located in Guinobatan, Tabaco, Gubat, and Irosin.