Ecobank EGM passes Governance Action Plan – Press Release

Press Release on 3rd March 2014: "Ecobank shareholders meeting at an Extraordinary General Meeting today passed the Governance Action Plan proposed by the Board of Directors in compliance with the recommendations of the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) of Nigeria and contained in a joint report by SEC and the international firm, KPMG. The implementation of the detailed … Continue reading Ecobank EGM passes Governance Action Plan – Press Release

Earnings Season on the Ghana Stock Exchange: Half Year Reports

We are in the first half Earnings Season on the Ghana Stock Exchange and in my earlier post about Benso Oil Palm Plantation (BOPP), i.e. Half Year Performance of BOPP, I looked at how BOPP performed on the exchange and for the first half. Below are the various performances for some of the companies listed … Continue reading Earnings Season on the Ghana Stock Exchange: Half Year Reports

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

Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE): Market Update: 08.05.12

In today's trading on the Ghana Stock Exchange, the GSE Composite Index went up by 7.13 point to close at 1,059.64 points. A gain in the share price of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) held off the losses in two other equities to push the Index.Since ETI is a financial stock, the GSE Financial Stock Index … Continue reading Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE): Market Update: 08.05.12

Only 38 West African companies made it to the list of Africa’s Top 250 companies

Over thousands of companies are registered in West Africa. Most of which are registered in Nigeria, Ghana and Cote d' Ivoire. But despite the numbers, only thirty eight of  West African companies made it to the list of Africa's Top 250 Companies. Africa's Top 250 Companies list is compiled annually by the African Business team … Continue reading Only 38 West African companies made it to the list of Africa’s Top 250 companies

Dividend Payments released for some companies on the Ghana Stock Exchange

The time has come again when shareholders look up to their various companies hoping dividends would be paid. Dividend investors are also looking for dividend stocks on the Ghana Stock Exchange whiles other type of investors hope the profits would be plough back for the growth of the companies.  This is the time where preference … Continue reading Dividend Payments released for some companies on the Ghana Stock Exchange

2011 Year Review Chart of Ecobank Ghana Ltd (EBG) on Ghana Stock Exchange

Ecobank Ghana Ltd (EBG) on GSE. - 2011 Review.Comparing EBG stock & the GSE Composite IndexCourtesy: Bloomberg