UBS tightens investment banking belt as earnings slide continues

UBS tightens investment banking belt as earnings slide continues

[ZURICH] Swiss bank UBS is axing high-paying investment banking staff after a disappointing performance at the division prompted a 16 per cent slide i...

Bank of Ghana adopts new guidelines on repo agreements

Bank of Ghana adopts new guidelines on repo agreements

The Bank of Ghana has adopted a set of guidelines to help facilitate the short-term trading of government securities between dealers as well as invest...

New Qualified Accountants inducted by ICAG

New Qualified Accountants inducted by ICAG

The Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG) has inducted the second batch of newly qualified Accountants into the Institute for year 2019. The...

ICAG to meet accountants, firms that worked for collapsed financial institutions

ICAG to meet accountants, firms that worked for collapsed financial institutions

The Institute of Chartered Accountants (Ghana), the country’s regulator of the accountancy is set to meet with accountants and accounting firms that...

Aero Cash forex bureau closed by BoG

Aero Cash forex bureau closed by BoG

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) on Tuesday ordered the closure of Aero Cash forex bureau operated by two Nigerians in Dzorwulu, Accra. This is due to failure...

UAE bank’s Interpol Abuse raised at UK Parliament after Brit’s 12 month long ordeal

UAE bank’s Interpol Abuse raised at UK Parliament after Brit’s 12 month long ordeal

Emma Lewell-Buck MP was the first to raise at Parliament level, serious issues of malpractice within the international law enforcement agency Interpol...

Maiden FX forward auction oversubscribed

Maiden FX forward auction oversubscribed

The maiden foreign exchange forward auction conducted by the Bank of Ghana has been oversubscribed by the commercial banks who placed bids worth well ...

SEC urges businesses to explore financing opportunities on capital market

SEC urges businesses to explore financing opportunities on capital market

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has asked business owners to look beyond traditional banking for medium and long term credit support. Ac...

Terkper charges BoG to establish extra tier in banking system for local banks

Terkper charges BoG to establish extra tier in banking system for local banks

Former Finance Minister Seth Terkper has advocated the creation of an additional tier banking reserved for indigenous banks to occupy the existing gap...

Ofori-Atta, Keli Gadzekpo fires back at Ato Essien over “palpable falsehood” in Capital Bank collapse

Ofori-Atta, Keli Gadzekpo fires back at Ato Essien over “palpable falsehood” in Capital Bank collapse

Lawyers for Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta and Keli Gadzekpo, a Bank of Ghana board member, have described as palpable falsehood claims that they had...