Ghana Stock Exchange: Market Update [ 31.05.12 ]

CAL Brokers (CBL): Further decline in the major indices on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), means performance in the month of May has been the worst this year, with 13 losses in 21 sessions.  The GSE-Composite Index returned -0.05%, following losses in two equities, to close trading at 1,022.95 points, down 0.54 points. The change represents … Continue reading Ghana Stock Exchange: Market Update [ 31.05.12 ]

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UT Bank is the 2nd to win the Bank of the Year award on the Ghana Stock Exchange

After a short time of operating as a commercial bank in Ghana, UT Bank breaks Ecobank Ghana’s monopoly and becomes the second bank listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) to win the Bank of the Year category at the Ghana Banking Awards since 2001.The Bank of the Year is an awardcategory that goes to … Continue reading UT Bank is the 2nd to win the Bank of the Year award on the Ghana Stock Exchange

Charting the Banking Sector of the Ghana Stock Exchange

This is the second part of my previous post, 'Focusing on the Banking sector of the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) (Part I)'. After looking at the current standings of the two banks, HFC Bank and Ghana Commercial Bank on the GSE, let's now focus on Ecobank Ghana (EBG) and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB). I would like us to … Continue reading Charting the Banking Sector of the Ghana Stock Exchange

Tues. 22.05.12: Ghana Stock Exchange: Market Update

Courtesy: CAL Brokers.In today’s trading, the GSE-Composite Index rose 1.36 points to close at 1,039.28 points. This change brings the year-to-date return to 7.25%. The Financial Stock Index also gained 0.66 points closing at 898.65 points from 897.99 points in the previous session.The total trade volume declined by 89.36% as 0.29 million shares were traded … Continue reading Tues. 22.05.12: Ghana Stock Exchange: Market Update

Focusing on the Banking sector of the Ghana Stock Exchange (Part I)

The financial sector on the Ghana Stock Exchange includes banking and non-banking stocks. There are seven (7) banks on the exchange, six of which operate in the country and one in Gambia, (Trust Bank ltd, TBL). The banks operating in Ghana include CAL Bank (CAL), Ecobank Ghana (EBG), Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB), HFC Bank (HFC), … Continue reading Focusing on the Banking sector of the Ghana Stock Exchange (Part I)

Fri.18.05.12: Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Market Update.

Friday, GSE Market Update;CAL Brokers: Courtesy: CAL BrokersIn the market today, the major indices, the GSE-Composite Index and the GSE-Financial Stock Index, gained some ground following price appreciation in two equities.The GSE-Composite Index closed at 1,046.94 points from 1,041.30 points and the financial stock benchmark closed 6.99 points higher at 910.75 points. The year-to-date return on … Continue reading Fri.18.05.12: Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Market Update.

Market Participants: List of Stock Brokerage Firms in Ghana

Most people have been asking me about who to contact if they want to start an investment. I have realized that most people in Ghana do not know who to contact or where to go in order to buy shares of companies listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange. I must admit that, some brokers in Ghana … Continue reading Market Participants: List of Stock Brokerage Firms in Ghana