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Guinness Ghana Records Block Trade on Stock Market

Meanwhile analysis of stock market activities for the second of March (7 to 10) indicates that equity investors continue to repose confidence in the Accra bourse as the benchmark GSE-Composite Index gained 0.4 per cent on a week-on-week basis to close at ...

From footprint2africa.com

Ghana: Stock Market Records Bearish Trend after Rally

Nordea Capital Investment Stock Market analysis obtained in Accra ... corporate finance and private equity to institutional, corporate and private clients. Nordea Capital is dedicated to growing and preserving client assets and building trust, in ...

From footprint2africa.com

Ghana Securities and Capital Market

The conference will reach out to the professionals from the Banks, Private Equity Firms, Local Regulators ... Aiming at the potent capital market integration, Africa welcomed a glorious advent of cross-exchange trading between Ghana and Nigeria Exchanges ...

From africabusiness.com

Ghana Stock Market records positive four-week trend

Volume traded was 290,395 shares which were valued at GH₡354,510.30 In effect, the benchmark GSE-Composite Index edged by 0.2 per cent to close at 1,765.2 points, with a year-to-date return of 4.5 per cent, Nordea Capital Investment Stock Market analysis ...

From footprint2africa.com

MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Goodwell Disburses Convertible Loan to “Innovative Microfinance Limited” for Expansion in Rural Ghana

of whom the majority are “market women” and other small business owners. Its founding shareholders are Sheila Azuntaba and Ghana-based African Tiger Holdings. Information on the percentage of equity held by each is unavailable, as is financial ...

From MicroCapital

Sanlam announces solid results for first-half 2016 financial year, citing good growth in Ghana

headline earnings growth was negatively affected by lower investment returns on shareholder funds due to a relatively weaker performance during the first six months of 2016 from local and some of the non-South African equity markets to which the Group has ...

From Ghana Business News

Ghana: Mid-Week Stock Market Index Fell By 0.5 Per Cent

Trading at the Ghana Stock Market session ended with transactions recorded in 12 ... corporate finance and private equity to institutional, corporate and private clients. The gainers were led by Produce Buying Company Ltd which added a quarter (+25 per ...

From AllAfrica

Ghana Stock Exchange sensitises SMEs on Alternative Market

The dialogue was co-funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB ... The session also helped the entrepreneurs to deepen their awareness of equity financing through listing on the Ghana Alternative Market. Mr Francis Opoku-Mensah, the Enterprise Finance ...

From Ghana Web

Strategic African Securities Fortune Fund outperforms its benchmark on Ghana Stock Exchange

Strategic African Securities (SAS) Fortune Fund outperformed its benchmark ... in place to ensure the fund is well diversified to reduce the impact of the bearish market experienced in 2015. This notwithstanding, Mr. Degbato said they will continue to ...

From asokoinsight.com

eBay enters Ghana, Africa

and logistics arrangement only–eBay has not taken any equity stake in MallforAfrica. eBay’s collaboration with MallforAfrica solves a number of challenges global consumer goods companies face when entering many African markets. With a unique payment ...

From Ghana Web

HFC boss markets Ghana in Trinidad and Tobago

One company which realised this early on was Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL), which in May 2015 became the majority shareholder in HFC Bank (Ghana) with 57.11 per cent equity ... and South Africa, among others. “The Ghanaian market is made ...

From Ghana Web

NEAH GES Dubai Acquires Controlling Debt and Equity Stake in Quemic Ghana Pty; Expands in West Africa

GES is First Mover for Integrated Africa Logistics and Risk Mitigation aggressively expanding its commercial business lines across the African Continent. GES business divisions currently include Power Generation and Infrastructure, Maritime, Aviation ...

From Financial Content

Ghana: NHIs/MGCSP Launches Africa Health Market for Equity Project

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) is implementing a pilot project that will enhance the overall enrolment of people in 10 Demonstration Districts onto the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). The project, which is being funded by the ...

From AllAfrica

Ghana: Gender Ministry Supports African Health Markets for Equity (Ahme) Programme

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MOGCSP) has distributed 10 motor bikes to 10 selected Social Welfare Officers to facilitate implementation of the African Health Markets for Equity (AHME) programme. The motor bikes will enable the ...

From AllAfrica

$12.5m for women-owned SMEs in Ghana, other countries

AIF is a Private Equity Fund managed by Alitheia Identity ... it complements its existing initiatives to support African women and the development of private sector and financial markets on the continent. As one of its priority objectives, the AfDB ...

From Ghana Web

$12.5m for women-owned SMEs in Ghana, other countries

AIF is a Private Equity Fund managed by Alitheia Identity ... it complements its existing initiatives to support African women and the development of private sector and financial markets on the continent. As one of its priority objectives, the AfDB ...

From Ghana Web

Toyota, BMW... Kantanka? ’Made in Ghana’ cars go on sale

But a cheaper saloon car is expected to go on sale next year. The locally made vehicles are entering a tough market, going up against established brands in a country that sees about 12,000 new and 100,000 second-hand cars imported every year. But the ...

From Business Recorder

Kenya, Ghana banks top equity earnings in Moody’s study

In the study, Moody’s said Kenya’s return on equity (RoE) is nearly six per cent, which is similar to Ghana’s. In the analysis, the rating agency said African banks are largely ... capital flows into emerging markets and lower export revenues will ...

From Business Daily Africa

'Ghana not attractive destination for equity Investments'

Managing Director, Institutional Key Clients at UBS Global Asset Management of Switzerland, Mathias Oppikofer, has claimed that Ghana is a less attractive destination for equity Investments ... as the size of Ghana’s market, liquidity, and convertibility ...

From Ghana Web

Ghana: African Health Markets for Equity Programme Launched in Ghana

The African Health Markets for Equity (AHME) Programme, which aims at increasing coverage of quality healthcare within the private provider system and address priority issues that mostly affect the poor in Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana, has been launched in Accra.

From AllAfrica

Ghana launches African Health Markets Equity project

Accra, Nov 11, GNA - The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MGCSP) in collaboration with the African Health Markets for Equity (AHME), on Tuesday launched a strategic programme to enroll more poor and vulnerable people unto the NHIS in the ...

From Modern Ghana

New Saudi Stock Market Opens With Gains of 20 Percent

Saudi Arabia on Sunday launched a parallel equity market designed to boost small and medium enterprises ... entertainment and more about Ghana, Africa and beyond.

From ghanastar.com

Asanko Gold (TSE:AKG) has been upgraded from Neutral to Market Perform in a statement by BMO Capital Markets earlier today.

With a total market value of $0, Asanko Gold has with a one year low of $1.85 and a one year high of $6.09 . A total of 6 equity analysts have released ... West District of the Republic of Ghana, West Africa. The Asanko Gold Mine consists of approximately ...

From breakingfinancenews.com

Stock Market To End 2016 With Negative Growth – GSE MD

He added, “It explains the fact that the equity market has been seriously down in 2016 ... entertainment and more about Ghana, Africa and beyond.

From ghanastar.com

Groupe Ideal Boss wins Best West Africa Entrepreneur Award

The President of Groupe Ideal, Dr Nii Kotei Dzani has been adjudged the Most Outstanding Finance and SME Entrepreneur in West Africa at the 13th Security ... entrepreneurship and equity in the financial sector in Ghana. According to the judgement board ...

From businessdayghana.com

Africa private equity funds hit N500tr in first half

Africa private equity funds achieved a final close of $1.1 trillion ... driven by strong economic growth and rapidly urbanising populations. “In markets, such as Ghana, analysts estimate the shortfall of commercial office space at nearly one million ...

From The Nation

Invest in capital markets despite challenging times – NTHC

The Acting Managing Director of the National Trust Holding Company (NTHC) Francis Apanka has downplayed the effect of the downward trend of the equity market on current or future investments by Ghanaians. In 2015, many African capital markets faced ...

From Ghana Web

Invest in capital markets despite challenging times – NTHC

The Acting Managing Director of the National Trust Holding Company (NTHC) Francis Apanka has downplayed the effect of the downward trend of the equity market on current or future investments by Ghanaians. In 2015, many African capital markets faced ...

From Ghana Web

Invest in capital markets despite challenging times – NTHC

The Acting Managing Director of the National Trust Holding Company (NTHC) Francis Apanka has downplayed the effect of the downward trend of the equity market on current or future investments by Ghanaians. In 2015, many African capital markets faced ...

From Modern Ghana

GSE struggles to delight investors

Return on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has plummeted to negative 11.8 percent in the first six months of the year, prompting fears among stock analysts that the depression on the equity market will ... worse performer in Africa after the Egyptian CASE ...

From Ghana Web

MEST seeks early-stage South African startups to fund

Take part in the one-year entrepreneurial program in Ghana, where you can immerse yourself in a new market and learn about expanding your business across Africa and internationally ... $50,000 to $250,000 USD in equity investment, to support the launch ...

From biztechafrica.com

Nominees announced for African Banker Awards 2016

such as Barclays seeking to deconsolidate as they focus on their core non-African markets. On the other hand talk of further consolidation across the continent from Kenya, to Ghana through Zambia and Tunisia aims to unify and strengthen the continent.

From riskafrica.com

Investors get mixed returns in Africa

Harare - Equity market investors suffered heavy losses in Nigeria and Ghana but enjoyed good returns in South Africa for the four months ended April 29 2016. According to closing levels recorded on Friday last week, investors on the Nigerian All Share ...

From Fin24

Singapore’s Sovereign Wealth Fund GIC Invests $100M In Two Africa-Focused PE Firms

Actis, an emerging markets private equity firm with $7 billion under management ... The fund has large scale construction, development and maintenance projects across Africa including Nigeria, Ghana and Angola. Sign up for the AFKInsider newsletter ...

From AFKinside

Reverse The Capital Gain Tax

We are about to see foreign investors flee Ghana’s equity markets,” said Dr. Sam Mensah, Chairman of the GSE. Abena Amoah, an investment banker of Baobab Advisors also added: “We are competing with other markets in Nigeria and the West African ...

From Modern Ghana

Capital gains tax shocks GSE

We are about to see foreign investors flee Ghana’s equity markets,” said Dr. Sam Mensah, Chairman of the GSE. Abena Amoah, an investment banker of Baobab Advisors also added: “We are competing with other markets in Nigeria and the West African ...

From Ghana Web