The 2018 edition of the Capital Market Week celebrations will focus on intensive public awareness on activities of the capital market, organisers have said.
GN Insurance Holding Company has hinted it will be listing on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) to offer an opportunity for Ghanaian investors to own part of the company.
The Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX) has registered various market actors as members including Ghanaian farmers in an effort to forge a long-term partnership with smallholder farmers.
The Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX) and the IFC have jointly trained farmer cooperatives and other market actors, in various districts in the country.
Ghana, a country on the West Coast of Africa, is one of the fastest growing economies on the continent. The country’s economy is dominated by agriculture with 55 per cent or more of the population employed as smallholder farmers with, in turn, a significant share of their produce going to waste because of post-harvest losses.
The Bank of Ghana is revising its policies and guidelines that will make it easier for all banks to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange.
Energy Commercial Bank has launched its Initial Public Offer to raise GH₵340 million in shares from the Ghanaian investing public.
In response to a range of corporate scandals, speculation and innuendo that have characterised South African financial markets over the past year, the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is embarking on a public consultation process.
Equity market indices posted mixed performances, with the index for the financial sector weighed on by speculative actions, profit talking and heightened uncertainties ahead of the deadline for the new minimum capital requirements for banks.
Energy Commercial Bank has received approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to raise GH¢340 million in shares from the Ghanaian investing public.
Naspers today announced its intention to list its Video Entertainment business separately on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and simultaneously to unbundle the shares in this business to its shareholders.
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) last week had Ghana’s telecommunication giant – MTN Ghana Ltd, listed after successfully attaining the minimum requirement for enlistment.
World shares were flirting with their longest run of declines since early 2016 on Monday, hit by rising anxiety about the U.S.-China trade war and another interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve later this month.
When MTN started trading shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Wednesday, it didn’t expect its market value to swell to a four percent increase in equity.
Official figures from MTN’s Initial Public Offer (IPO) indicates that about GH₵444m out of the GH₵1.14 billion raised came from Ghanaians, representing about 38.69%.
Shares in MTN Group plunged as much as 19 percent on Thursday, a day after Nigeria ordered the South African telecoms group and its bankers to return $8.1 billion.
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has suspended the listing status of Pioneer Kitchenware Ltd (PKL) with immediate effect.
Two companies on the Ghana Stock Exchange, Aluworks and the Cocoa Processing Company could be delisted by December 2018 over lack of compliance.
Uganda has asked the local unit of South African telecoms giant MTN Group to list some of its shares on the local stock exchange as a condition for renewing its operating licence, a top official has said.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has ordered fund management companies to stop issuing fixed-term/guaranteed returns to clients.
The Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) is to establish the Ghana Commodity Exchange, a regulatory body, to streamline activities in the agricultural sector and promote growth.
At least 20 out of 34 companies listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) have failed to comply with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as required by law, an independent study has found.
Belstar Capital Limited has expressed surprise at the Bank of Ghana's annulment of the share purchase of four institutions in Agricultural Development Bank.
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has suspended trading in the shares of Agricultural Development Bank Ltd.
MTN Nigeria is yet to file its application for an initial public offering (IPO), Nigeria’s securities regulator said.
Dangote Cement Plc, Africa’s biggest producer of the building material, may carry out its long-planned listing of shares in London after Nigerian elections early next year, as it considers expansion through takeovers.
The Ghana Stock Exchange has recorded a profit of GH¢12,368,456 for the year ended 31 December 2017.
Telecom operator, MTN, and four banks are putting the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) to a historic test by seeking to raise a combined amount of GH¢4.67 billion on the market in a space of six months, fuelling concerns that it will dry up investor funds for future transactions.
Trading in the mid-week session on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) saw the market rebound into positive territory following gains in four counters, Nordea Capital Investment Stock review of trading in Accra revealed.
Vodafone Ghana has indicated it would be able to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) after dealing with some debt restructuring issues with the government.
Brexit, the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, is having a global ripple effect as countries prepare to deal with the effects. Many African countries enjoy a close trading relationship with the UK.
World shares fell on Monday, dented by worries over a worsening trade dispute between the United States and other major economies, while oil prices gave up some of the gains made after major exporters agreed a modest production increase.
Market sentiments remained bearish for May as the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) - Composite Index failed to find support at the 3,400 levels. The benchmark index closed the May transactions at 3,167.5 points.
Barclays Africa plans to join the Nigerian Stock Exchange as a broker in July and is exploring opportunities in three other African countries.
Equity indices on the local bourse softened to its lowest in five months as recent downward pressure from the financial, energy and consumable sector stocks dimmed the hard-earned bullishness of the market.
Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has managed to restore its website after it was hacked early Monday.
Managing Director of Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), Kofi Yamoah has stated that the exchange has put in place a number of measures to encourage companies to list on the Ghana Alternative Market (GAX).
Managing Director of the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), Kofi Yamoah has stated the local bourse is excited about MTN’s IPO which if successful will lead to a listing on the exchange.
IT firm, Clydestone (Ghana) Group has stated it will not be pursuing a delisting from the Ghana Stock Exchange despite the regulatory challenges it faced in August 2017.
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has indicated that it would soon take action on the operations of gold-buying firm, MenzGold.
Chief Executive Officer of Uber, Dara Khosrowshahi has said the company is on track to go public in 2019.
The Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX) in the second phase of piloting of trading operations is expected to trade 130 metric tonnes of maize – both grades one and two – this Thursday in Accra, an official has revealed.
MTN Ghana has launched its Initial Public Offering which has been described by industry players as historic.
The Finance Minister has provided a subtle justification for the $89 million revenue monitoring contract awarded to Kelni GVG.
Telecoms giant MTN has officially launched its Initial Public Offer (IPO) as the company seeks to raise about GH¢3.47 billion.
The minimum capital requirement for all players in the capital market is set to witness some significant increase.
Pharmaceutical manufacturing company, Intravenous Infusion Ltd is seeking to raise about GH¢5.5 million from the capital market through a public placement.
MTN Ghana announces strong service revenue growth of 29.3% year on year in the first quarter of 2018, led by a 51.5% increase in data revenue.
The Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières (BRVM), embarks on the second leg of its international roadshow, with a one-day forum in London.
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) says funds are available for struggling companies that want to list on the Ghana Alternative Market (GAX).
Managing Director of Aluworks says the company is implementing strategies to ensure that it bounces back strongly on the market.
World stocks dipped on Friday but were set for a second week of gains after a strong start to the global corporate earnings season, while a rally in commodity prices fizzled out.