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Menzgold is facing mass withdrawals

Customers of Menzgold to Peg SEC, EOCO after 15 Clients Demise

Members of the Coalition of Aggrieved Customers of Menzgold (CACM) have hinted at picketing the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO), the Securities and...
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Ghana Securities and Exchange Commission Explores Crypto Framework – Modulus CEO

Last week, it was announced that the Ghana SEC is exploring licensure for digital assets, including cryptocurrencies and security tokens. While digital currencies are...
Menzgold is facing mass withdrawals

Mediation Awaits Menzgold, BoG and SEC

The regulatory dispute between gold dealership firm, Menzgold Ghana Company Limited, on one side, and the Bank of Ghana (BoG) and Securities and Exchange...
Ghana’s investment market

MTN prepares to launch IPO

Ghana Stock Exchange has approved MTN Ghana’s application to list on the stock market through an Initial Public Offer (IPO) by the end of...
Ghana’s investment market

SEC to increase capital requirement of listed companies

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will soon announce a new capital requirement for companies listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange. The move follows...
Adu Anane Antwi, Director-General, Securities and Exchange Commission

Banks merger in Ghana may suffer setbacks – Anane-Antwi

In the wake of banks considering various options of how to raise its minimum capital as required by the regulator of the industry, the...
Ghana’s investment market

SEC Positions Itself to Raise More Capital

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is poised to play a pivotal role in putting structures in place for firms to raise long term...

Former Minister of State Appointed As Executive Chairman Of SOEs

President Nana Akufo-Addo has appointed Mr Stephen Asamoah Boateng, a former Minister of State, as the Executive Chairman of the State Enterprise Commission (SEC). A...
Securities and Exchange Commission

SEC Calls For Good Corporate Governance To Sustain Securities Market

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says it would set very high standards for the regulation of the securities market under the recently passed...

Experts: Rejection of US$1.5 billion coal power plant is best

After a public announcement of the intent by the VRA to venture into coal for electricity power generation in the country, several environmentalists and...
Stock market

SEC works towards development of the stock market

In the meantime, SEC has been working towards getting the Securities Exchange Bill passed by parliament and subsequent assenting by the President. The SEC has...
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SEC tasked to develop guidelines for ‘independent state-owned institutions’

According to the government, these guidelines will be subjected to Cabinet discussion and approval. This contained in Government’s white paper on the Report of the...
Nigerian stock exchange

Nigeria to relax listing requirements for SMEs

Mounir Gwarzo, SEC Director-General, said the commission would collaborate with the federal government on issue of tax incentives and exemption for companies that want...

Nigeria to expand depth of capital market

The commission has already put in place measures aimed at realizing the set objective, Mounir Gwarzo, the commission's Director-General, said at a High Level...
ADB

ADB cleared to go ahead with IPO

The likely impediment to the adb Bank Initial Public Offer (IPO) which had already started but later suspended due to a court actions had...
adb

adb IPO injunction heads in the positive direction

By: Adnan Adams Mohammed The Union of Industry, Commerce and Finance Workers (UNICOF) last week secured a 10-day injunction on 10th July 2015 to prevent...
Dr. Adu A Antwi

Ghana’s regulator pushes for listing multinationals on local stock exchange

Ghana's capital market regulator has reiterated the call for a policy compelling multinationals operating in the country to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange...
Dr. Adu A Antwi

Policy Needed To Improve Listings on Ghana Stock Exchange

The Director General of the Securities and Stock Exchange Commission Dr. Adu A Antwi, has averred that to further improve listings on the Ghana...
Ghana Cedi

Ghana capital market says, ready to rescue utility companies

Captains of Ghana?s capital market said here on Wednesday that they were ready to assist the country?s utility companies to raise the needed capital...
ADB

ADB gets green light to offer its shares

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has finally given Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) the green light to go ahead and offer its shares to...

Republic Bank Exonerated From Concert Party Allegations

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has exonerated Republic Bank Limited (RBL) of the concert party allegations. This excites the Bank?s Director of African Operations, Mr....
Adu Anane-Antwi

SEC Launches 2014 Capital Market Week

The Ghana Securities And Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched the 2014 Capital Market Week, under the theme, "The Capital Market: Creating Wealth for All,"...
Mr. Adu .A. Antwi, DG, SEC

SEC Continues To Play Major Role In Development

The securities industry in Ghana continues to play a major role in securing long term capital for national development and is positioning itself towards...
Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Adu Anane Antwi

SEC rejects Republic Bank waiver

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has defended its rejection of an application filled by the Republic Bank asking for a waiver to be exempted...

Ghana to Restructure Capital Market to Spur Growth

Ghana is ready to restructure its capital market to spur economic growth, Finance Minister Seth Terkper said here Thursday. The restructuring is necessary for the...

SEC celebrates Capital Market Week

The Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) of Ghana has launched its Capital week celebration in Accra. Speaking at the launch of this year?s week celebration...

SEC awaits passage of new securities law for a possible change of external auditors...

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC is awaiting the passage of the revised Securities Industries Law before it can direct listed companies to change...

SMEs List March 2013

Ekow Afedzie Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) are expected to list on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) by the end of the first quarter...

SEC gives boost to housing sector funding

By Ekow Essabra-Mensah The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says it is developing various rules and regulations to pave the way for establishment of a...