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Ghana stock market bounces back after marginal turbulence

Trading on the Ghana Stock Exchange bounced back as transaction opened the third week of February (13 to 17) on a positive note with activities in 12 equities and volume traded was 1,125,376 shares valued at GH¢3,780,861.18. Trading on the second week (6 to 10) hit marginal turbulence but transaction …

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Ghana stock market hits marginal turbulence

Trading on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) for the second week of February (6-10) hit marginal turbulence and as a result, the benchmark GSE-Composite Index lost 1.1 per cent on a week-on-week basis, to close at 1,805.1 points.  The lost represents a year-to-date return of 6.9 per cent, despite the …

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Ghana government urged to encourage investment into Non-Traditional Exports

Mr Albert Atuah Amponsah, the Managing Proprietor of Albe Farms, producers of pineapples and vegetables, has called on the Government to formulate a policy to encourage investment into Non Traditional Export (NTE) to feed the local and international markets. He said an increase in the production of NTE crops and …

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Ghana is open for business – Akufo-Addo tells investors

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured investors that Ghana is open for business and gave the assurance of creating a conducive environment which would ensure that businesses flourish to create prosperity for Ghanaians. President Akufo-Addo said this when the Chairman of the Al Serkal Group, Mr Eisa Bin Nasser …

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Shai-Osudoku District Assembly faces financial crisis

Mr Kofi Boateng-Acheampong, the District Co-ordinating Director of the Shai-Osudoku District Assembly, Dodowa, has expressed worry at the lack of fund of the assembly. He said since the last quarter of last year, the District Assembly Common Fund (DACF), due the assembly, was yet to be released. “The demand on …

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Microfinance Companies urged to re-build trust with customers

Stakeholders in the micro-finance sector have been tasked to improve on their performance in order to regain its reputation and confidence by the general public. Events of recent times whereby clients lost their savings among other nefarious activities by some industry players had dented the reputation of the sector, hence …

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Expensive African cities dissuading investors – World Bank

African cities have been identified as part of the costliest among their peers in the world for both businesses and for households making them unattractive for potential global investors. The latest World Bank report launched today February 9, 2017 says African cities are 29 per cent more expensive than cities …

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Guinea to receive one of the largest investment deals since the Ebola crisis

Oliver Andrews, Chief Investment Officer of AFC Guinea‘s Alufer Mining Limited is set to receive an investment package of $205 million to fund the development of the country’s high grade bauxite reserves. The $205 million deal from an international consortium including Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) will be one of the …

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Ghana stock market opens week with a dip

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Composite Index lost 1.7 per cent to close at 1,794.7 points. The GSE-Financial Stock Index also dropped by 2.4 per cent to close at 1,684.3 points. Trading on the second week of February started on a bearish note as 20 equities recorded movements with seven …

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CPC leads gainers on Ghana stock market

The Cocoa Processing Company (CPC) led the gainers for the first week of February trading on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) as it appreciated by half its value +50 per cent to close at GH¢0.03 per share.  The Standard Chartered Bank climbed by 15.2 per cent to close the week …

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