HomeLiceo Journal of Higher Education Researchvol. 5 no. 2 (2008)

The Financial Performance and Problems of Lending Investors

Mariano M. Lerin

Discipline: Finance



This study investigated the financial performance and problems of lending investors in Region 10, Northern Mindanao. It used the descriptive survey method with researcher – made questionnaire for data gathering. The respondents were the managers and chief operating officers of the leading companies in Region 10. The data were analyzed using the percentage and chi-square. The study found that lending investors in Region 10 are profitable although some have low rates of return. The financial performances of lending investors in Region 10 vary significantly when grouped according to gender, civil status, and place of business. Lending institutions managed by males and married persons and located in capital cities and towns are more profitable than those managed by females and single persons and located in towns.