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.
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.
Bank of England (BoE) to unveil a new partnership with central banks in Ghana, Sierra Leone and South Africa to “share expertise” as part of a slew of efforts to boost Commonwealth financial links.
United Bank for Africa, (UBA) says it is very comfortable with the Bank of Ghana's new capital requirement which has to be met by December this year.
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has warned of stiffer punishment for all listed companies that do not comply with its listing regulations.
Shares of Digicut advertising received an appreciation in value of 12.5 percent after it was listed on the Ghana Alternative Market on Wednesday.
MTN Group expects the listing of its Nigerian unit on the Lagos stock exchange to be done by the end of 2018, its CEO has said.
The Ghana Stock Exchange, (GSE) was the best performing stock market among seven African stock markets in local currency term at the end of the first quarter of 2018.
The Private Enterprises Federation, (PEF) says it is taking steps to help up to 10 Ghanaian businesses to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange by 2021.
Dangote Cement Plc said it got approval from Nigerian regulators to issue 300 billion naira ($833 million) in local-currency bonds as it seeks to fund expansion and refinance debt.
Facebook shares took a big hit Monday, shaving about $37 billion off the value of the company.
A number of operational decisions taken lately by the management of Cocoa Processing Company (CPC) have started yielding fruit promising to bring the company back to profitability.
Despite listing only four companies on the Ghana Alternative Exchange (GAX) since its launch in 2013, managers of the exchange have targeted listing some 50 companies by 2020.
Energy Commercial Bank has hinted of moves to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange to allow investors to own shares in the bank.
Ghana Stock Exchange suspends trading in the Agriculture Development Bank shares effective Wednesday.
Advertising firm Digicut has secured approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to list on the Alternative Market of the Ghana Stock Exchange.
African Export-Import Bank plans to sell shares in Nigeria and two other African countries to support lending and broaden its ownership base.
Facebook Inc. agreed to pay $35 million to settle claims that its officers and directors misled investors in the company’s 2012 initial public offering.
Investment Analyst, Mahama Idrissu, has warned that MTN’s planned Initial Public Offering could face some challenges if it is restricted to local investors.
A flood of money from private pension funds has driven a 33 percent surge in Ghana’s benchmark stock index this year, giving the West African country the world’s best-performing equities.
Ghana Investment Promotion Center, GIPC, has expressed its commitment to give MTN the necessary approvals to aid its listing on the Ghana Stock Exchange by June this year.
Dangote Cement Plc, owned by Africa’s richest man, has revived plans for a share sale in London that could raise about $1 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
The Ghana Stock Exchange says it would delist Aluworks, Pioneer Kitchenware and Cocoa Processing Company by May this year if they fail to meet some listing requirements.
The ARB Apex Bank, the apex body for Rural and Community Banks (RCBs), is to raise GH₵100m to support the activities of RCBs nationwide, the bank’s Managing Director, Kojo Mattah, has confirmed.
Telecommunications giant MTN is expected to do a public offer to issue 35 percent of its shares to the Ghanaian public by the end of the first quarter of 2018.
The World Bank’s optimism about prospects for Ghana’s economy has proved a tonic for Accra-traded stocks: the country’s benchmark index sits atop the world by the end of January.
The bullish run experienced by the equities market in 2017 is set to continue unabated in 2018, according to analysis by Databank Research, based on its projections of a more stable cedi and a further decline in inflation and interest rates.
The Accra Bourse went southward at the close of the holiday-shortened week due to significant selling pressure in some heavily capitalised stocks.
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has urged start-up businesses to take advantage of the Ghana Alternative Market (GAX) to raise capital to expand and take their businesses to higher heights.
Oil prices are forecast to rise to $56 a barrel in 2018 from $53 this year as a result of steadily growing demand, agreed production cuts among oil exporters and stabilizing U.S. shale oil production, while the surge in metals prices is expected to level off next year, the World Bank has said.
The Ghana Stock Exchange-GSE CI and the Nigerian Stock Exchange-NSE have been adjudged the best performing stock markets in Africa for the nine months of 2017.
Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Attah, has sworn in new board members of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The 11 member board has been tasked to ensure that it regulates and streamlines development in the capital market.
Former Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission, (SEC), Dr Adu Anane Antwi, is backing decision by the Ghana Stock Exchange, GSE, to take action against companies who flout the rules of operations on the stock market.
The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) has reversed its suspension on two out of five companies it said breached trading regulations.
Ghana’s cedi is seen stable due to the central bank’s infusion of dollars into the interbank market through regular sales.
Project Coordinator for the Ghana Commodity Exchange Robert Dowuona Amoo said Ghana likely to have an operational commodity stock exchange likely in 14 months