John-Dramani-Mahama

Kenya overtakes Ghana, Tunisia as s...

Kenya’s economy overtook those of Tunisia and Ghana after the statistics agency of the Eastern African country overhauled its data to increase the siz...

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Banks loose appetite for lending – ...

It will be more difficult from now till the end of the year to secure loans from banks in Ghana. This is according to a report from Ecobank researc...

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Cedi could come under pressure by e...

Group Head of Economic Research at Ecobank, Angus Downie, has warned that the Ghana cedi could come under serious pressure again in the next few weeks...

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Government exceeded borrowing limit...

The government exceeded its borrowing limit at the Bank of Ghana (BoG) by about 170% in 2012. This was contained in the Auditor-general’s report for 2...

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IMF Greece Financial Crisis

IMF estimates growth to fall to 4.5 per cent

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) estimates growth to decelerate to 4 .5 per cent in 2014, from 7.1 per cent in 2013, and inflation to r...

Company News

Rural Banks

Assinman Rural Bank makes profit impressive performance

The Assinman Rural Bank at Assin Manso made a profit before tax of 355,212.00 Ghana cedis in 2013 as...

Stock Market News

stock exchange

ETI emerges as best performing share on GSE

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) has so far stood out as the best performing stock on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) in terms of ret...

Money Finance

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MFIs credit bureau on course

Work on a credit referencing system for the microfinance sector is scheduled to be completed by middle of next year, the Ghana Association o...

Mining, Oil & Gas

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Banks lose out on risk-free oil deals

The Petroleum Commission (PC) has noted that many local banks are missing out on a number of risk-free deals in the oil and gas industry due...