Barclays targets women SME owners in financial inclusion drive

Barclays targets women SME owners in financial inclusion drive

Barclays Bank Ghana, part of the Absa Group, will soon roll out a bank proposition aimed at bringing more women SME owners into Ghana’s digital fina...

International Financial Institutions: Corporate Secretaries to meet in Abidjan 11-13 Sept

International Financial Institutions: Corporate Secretaries to meet in Abidjan 11-13 Sept

The Corporate Secretaries of International Financial Institutions (IFIs) will hold their 20th annual meeting from 11 to 13 September 2019 at the headq...

Banking reforms beneficial for industry — Alan Kyerematen

Banking reforms beneficial for industry — Alan Kyerematen

Trade and Industry Minister Alan Kyerematen has described the reforms in the financial sector as a key measure that will help local businesses to be c...

We’ve built the foundation for a world-class bank — CBG MD

We’ve built the foundation for a world-class bank — CBG MD

The Managing Director of Consolidated Bank Ghana (CBG), Daniel Wilson Addo, has said the Bank has laid a foundation for a world-class bank to become e...

Electronic payments replacing cheques, ATMs

Electronic payments replacing cheques, ATMs

Commercial banks in Ghana are being forced to reassess frameworks of their payments infrastructure in the face of pivotal new trends of customer beha...

GHc 14.34 bn to be issued on domestic market in next 3-months

GHc 14.34 bn to be issued on domestic market in next 3-months

From September to November 2019, government plans to issue debt securities worth a gross amount of GHc 14,337.87 million from the domestic public debt...

PwC backs BoG’s call for specialised courts to deal with banks’ resolution matters

PwC backs BoG’s call for specialised courts to deal with banks’ resolution matters

PricewaterhouseCoopers has backed the calls by the Bank of Ghana boss Dr. Ernest Addison for the Chief Justice to establish special courts to deal wit...

You can’t deposit or withdraw money without these three items – Bank of Ghana warns

You can’t deposit or withdraw money without these three items – Bank of Ghana warns

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has directed banks and other specialised deposit-taking institutions to ensure that people who deposit money into and/or withd...

BoG ‘secretly’ bailing out some banks- Isaac Adongo alleges

BoG ‘secretly’ bailing out some banks- Isaac Adongo alleges

Contrary to claims by Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia that bailing out ailing banks through liquidity is no more the way to go in strengthening the...

Why Deloitte & Touche were fined heavily by ICAG over audits of collapsed banks

Why Deloitte & Touche were fined heavily by ICAG over audits of collapsed banks

On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the Institute of Chartered Accountant, Ghana fined some four audit firms for some unprofessional practices in their aud...