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Alexander Kofi-Mensah Mould

Ghana’s Banking Crisis Part 1 The Blame Fits BoG

The current crises within Ghana’s banking sector has left us all perplexed; with many unanswered questions. On one hand we are being asked not...
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Shocking: Angry woman urinates in a banking hall

An angry woman who could not stand how she was being bounced around by the staff of a bank she had visited to transact...
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Ghana’s Banking Sector Reforms Highly Commended by IMF

The International Monetary Fund Executive Board has lauded authorities for strengthening the banking sector and resolving issues involving nine banks. ...
Standard Chartered

Standard Chartered Mobile Banking Unveiled

The Management of Standard Chartered Bank has launched a full Digital Bank on mobile dubbed "SC Mobile". The launch is in fulfilment of the Bank’s...
Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia

Dr. Bawumia Finds Key Indicators for Efficient Banking in Ghana

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia said for the banking system to transform, there is the need to roll out national identification database to uniquely...
IFC Women

IFC to Commence Banking on Women programme

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has initiated steps to introduce the Banking on Women Programme, its custom product that supports women entrepreneurs in the...
Bank of Ghana

Financial institutions urged to develop innovative products for SMEs

Dr Ernest Kwamina Yedu Addison, the Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), has bemoaned the low credit facility extended to small and medium-scale...
Ursula Owusu-Ekuful,

Minister highlight importance of technology in public service deliveriy

Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Minister of Communications has called on the private sector to deploy innovative technology means to improve the National Identification (ID)...

Ghana-Iran Sign Trade Agreements

The sixth session of the Ghana-Iran Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) ended in Accra on Thursday with the signing of a number of...

Stanbic Bank Ghana Recognize As Best Private Bank

Stanbic Bank Ghana has been named the Best Private Bank in Ghana at the 2017 Global Private Banking Awards held in London. The award...

Ghana-Iran Seek To Enhance Partnership

The Sixth session of Ghana-Iran Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) underway in Accra. The two-day meeting seeks to enhance the levels of partnership and...
banks

Banking in South Africa Has It’s Own Problems

Consumers in South Africa prefer a digital-first approach to resolving their basic banking issues, only talking to a human being if they have to,...
Fintech

Seamless East Africa 2017 highlighted on banking and payments future

Regional and international experts discuss the future of payments in the region at the conference taking place 6-7 September 2017 Seamless East Africa the region’s...

Skye Bank’s liquidity is stabilized, MD says

Skye Bank’s liquidity position and prime brokerage deposits have stabilized in recent weeks as it has successfully implemented cost management initiatives which has enhanced liquidity...
Christine Lagarde

IMF grants US$16.3 to Central African Republic

On July 17, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the second review under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement...

Access Bank and UNICEF make ten-year partnership anniversary

Access Bank Group, along with 5th Chukker, The Access Bank UK and Access Private Bank hosted the 10th annual ‘Access Bank Polo Day’ at...
Christine Lagarde

IMF grants US$6.2m to Burkina Faso

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the seventh and final review of Burkina Faso’s program supported by the Extended Credit...

AfDB celebrates late President Babacar Ndiaye

The Management and staff of the African Development Bank have paid glowing tributes to Mr. Babacar Ndiaye, fifth elected President of the Bank who...

VAIDS would greatly help regularization of tax – Magnus Nmonwu

Nigerian companies and entrepreneurs that don’t have their tax affairs in order should act now to take advantage of the government’s Voluntary Assets and...

IMF completes Egypt economic review, approves US$1.25bn grant

On July 13, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the first review of Egypt’s economic reform program supported by...

IMF completes Rwanda economic review, grants US$25m

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the seventh review of Rwanda’s performance under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI) and...

Islamic Corporation for the Development receives two awards in Malaysia

The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), the private sector arm of Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group, was presented with...
Dr. Akinwumi Adesina

AfDB and EC partner to develop transport and energy

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved a historic framework agreement known as the Pillar Assessed Grant or Delegation...

N1.4bn was invested in housing in Niger State – FMBN

The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), has disclosed that over N1.4 billion was invested on 402 housing units in Niger State. Mr Ahmed Dangiwa,...

IMF grants US$43.9m to Mali after economic review

On July 7, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the Seventh Review of Mali’s performance under an economic program...

Heritage Bank, MTN workers in police grips for fraud

In a stunning development in nearly three month investigation the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) on Monday arrested 11 suspected fraudsters, including three Heritage bank officials,...

IMF grants US$4.1m to Guinea-Bissau after economic review

On July 6, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the third review of Guinea-Bissau’s economic performance under the program...

No cross-border IPOs yet in Africa in 2017 – McKenzie

Global law firm Baker McKenzie’s latest Cross Border IPO Index shows that there were no cross-border Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) from African companies in...

CBN open bids for retail auction

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced bids for retail auction by authorized dealers in the inter-bank foreign exchange market, following its intervention...

Sage launches Payroll innovative invoicing services in Nigeria

Sage, the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR and payment systems, today announced that Sage One Payroll and Sage One...