Prospectus for the Issue of Ghc 400 million Government of Ghana 3-year Fixed Rate Bond

BANK OF GHANANOTICE TO THE GENERAL PUBLICNOTICE NO. BG/TD/2014 /17PROSPECTUS FOR THE ISSUE OF GH¢400 MILLIONGOVERNMENT OF GHANA 3-YEAR FIXED RATE BOND1. INVITATION OF BIDSFurther to the Bank of Ghana Notice No.: BG/TD/2014/01 on the Issuance Calendar for Government of Ghana securities for the half-year period, 1st January – 30th June, 2014, the Bank of … Continue reading Prospectus for the Issue of Ghc 400 million Government of Ghana 3-year Fixed Rate Bond

PROSPECTUS FOR THE ISSUE OF GH¢400 MILLION GOVERNMENT OF GHANA 3-YEAR FIXED RATE BOND

BANK OF GHANANOTICE TO THE GENERAL PUBLICNOTICE NO. BG/TD/2013 /07PROSPECTUS FOR THE ISSUE OF GH¢400 MILLIONGOVERNMENT OF GHANA 3-YEAR FIXED RATE BOND1. INVITATION OF BIDSFurther to the Bank of Ghana Notice No.: BG/TD/2012/58 on the Issuance Calendar for Government of Ghana securities for the half-year period: 1st January – 30th June, 2013, the Bank of … Continue reading PROSPECTUS FOR THE ISSUE OF GH¢400 MILLION GOVERNMENT OF GHANA 3-YEAR FIXED RATE BOND

Invest in Ghana. Find out Why

Invest in Ghana: Africa's Golden Gateway to a safe and stable Investment Destination.  Below are some reasons.1. A stable political environment within the West Africa sub region.2. Abundant, adaptable and easily trainable labour force.3. A competitive daily minimum wage rate.4. 100% foreign ownership of companies5. Duty free access of manufactured exports to USA (AGOA) and European Union … Continue reading Invest in Ghana. Find out Why

Overview of the First Half of 2012 on the Ghana Stock Exchange: Half Year Review.

With a market capitalization of about GHS 55,015.14 million ( USD 31,612.04 million ), the Ghana Stock Exchange closed the first half of the year on a good note and has began the second half with great prospects.The market’s major index which includes all listed stocks, The GSE Composite Index (GSE CI) opened the year … Continue reading Overview of the First Half of 2012 on the Ghana Stock Exchange: Half Year Review.

Dollarization of the Ghanaian Economy: MD writes.

By Guest Blogger: David Mawutor Avor ( M. D. Avor );Not too long ago, I used to watch the News on television without giving a hoot about business news. In fact, I would rather switch my channel to a different station than watch all those “meaningless” figures about the “dollar is trading at…” and so forth. How times … Continue reading Dollarization of the Ghanaian Economy: MD writes.

Is Ezwich stealing from the Cashless Society? Greed vs Pain

The ezwich system which is supposed to make life easier for us is causing more pain by ‘draining’ our accounts more than necessary. Ezwich is the brand name for the National Switch and Smart-card payment system and this system offers Deposit taking financial institutions (universal banks, rural banks and Saving & Loans) a platform that enables … Continue reading Is Ezwich stealing from the Cashless Society? Greed vs Pain

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

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.

How fast does information reflect in the prices of shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange?

The question about efficiency of the capital market always comes up in my mind. And now I am asking how fast information released by stakeholders of the market affects or reflect on prices on the exchange. Shareholders make investment decisions based on the information they get from stakeholders of the market. Such information include new … Continue reading How fast does information reflect in the prices of shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange?