Category archives for: Finance

European Bank Marks World Refugee Day

June 20, 2018//-The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) today marks World Refugee Day and remembers the millions of people around the world forced to leave their homes because of violence and war.

ECOWAS Assures of Meeting the 2020 Single Currency Deadline

Accra, Ghana, June 18, 2018//-The Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS) says it is working assiduously to ensure its new deadline of 2020 for the introduction of single currency is met.

Citibusiness Festival: Bank of Ghana Warns Fintech Operators Over Lending

Accra, Ghana, June 15, 2018//-Bank of Ghana (BoG) has warned operators of financial technology (Fintech) companies to desist from lending money to individuals and institutions without its explicit authorisation.

UBA Mobile App: The Game-changer for Ghana’s Digital Finance Services

Accra, Ghana, June 13, 2018//-Ghana’s enthusiastic efforts of becoming West Africa’s hub for digital financial services (DFS) have been boosted by the meteoric penetration of smartphones, robust IT infrastructure, sound policies and growing middle-class.

An Imbalance in Global Banks’ Dollar Funding

June 12, 2018//-For companies and investors outside the United States, the dollar is often the currency of choice.

Regulation on Bad Debts Starts to Hurt Tanzanian Banks

June 11, 2018//-Banks in Tanzania have started feeling the effects of the new regulation requiring them to write off all loans that have not been cleared in the past 12 months.

Low Quality of Ghana’s Boards of Directors Worrying  

The Board of Directors, doesn’t it sound great and important? Accra, Ghana, June 11, 2018//-Medium and large companies work mostly under a board of directors but what is a board of directors?

EAC Single Currency Regime at Stake as Countries Struggle to Meet Targets

June 10, 2018//-East African countries are struggling to comply with key macroeconomic targets on fiscal deficit, inflation, public debt and foreign exchange reserves ahead of the operationalisation of a single currency regime by 2024.

Nigeria Directs AFREXIM To Align Lending With Agric

Abuja, Nigeria, June 7, 2018// – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday directed the African Export – Import Bank (AFREXIM) to align its lending schemes with the agricultural priorities of the present administration.

RBI Policy Highlights: A Repo Rate Hike After 4 Years

Mumbai, India, June 7, 2018//- The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) monetary policy committee (MPC) has decided to increase the key repo rate—the rate at which the central bank infuses liquidity in the banking system—by 25 basis points to 6.25%.

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