Category archives for: Banking & Finance

Bank of Ghana Strikes 347 Microfinance Companies Out of Operations

Accra, Ghana, May 31, 2019//-The Bank of Ghana (BoG), with effect from today,revoked the licences of 192 insolvent microfinance companies operating in the country.

Bank of Ghana Revokes Licences of 39 Insolvent Microcredit Companies

Accra, Ghana, May 31, 2019 – The Bank of Ghana (BoG) with effect from today, revoked the licences of 29 insolvent microcredit companies operating in the country.

Former Nigerian Minister Gets World Bank, Harvard University Appointments 

May 28, 2019//-The Nigerian former Minister of State for Health, Muhammad Ali Pate, has received two appointments from the World Bank Group and the public health graduate school of Harvard University: Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health.

Bank of Ghana Upholds Key Policy Rate at 16% for 2 Consecutive Times

Accra, Ghana, May 27, 2019//-The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) today maintained its policy rate at 16 percent for two consecutive times.

UBA’s Africa Conversations: Leaders Emphasise Importance of History to African Dev’t

Lagos, Nigeria, May 23, 2019//-African leading minds have called on Africans to be mindful of their rich history, which according to them creates the path towards the socio-cultural, economic and political development of the continent.

First Atlantic Bank Sets Records Right On Redundancy Exercise

Accra, Ghana, May 22, 2019//-The management of First Atlantic Bank in Accra, has formally written to the chief labour officer of the National Labour Commission (NLC) setting the records right after about 100 dismissed staff petitioned the labour authority.

Branch’s Micro-Finance Failure and Huge Success: A Case Study

May 17, 2019//-The largely unbanked African continent has been witnessing a dramatic progress in financial inclusion over the past years. Broad mobile adoption has been giving impetus to this refreshing change.

Ecobank’s Subsidiary EBI SA Posts Impressive Results

Paris, France, May 16,  2019//- EBI SA, the international subsidiary of pan-African banking group Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), announced a strong improvement in its performance for the 2018 financial year.

Baroda’s Indian Parent Merges With Rival Banks

May 16, 2019//-The parent company of Kenya’s tier-two lender Bank of Baroda Kenya has merged with two other banks to become the second-largest public sector bank in India.

Making Access to Credit and Loan Repayment Available to Anyone, Anywhere

Kampala, Uganda, May 14, 2019/ — Over the past few years, there has been a proliferation of new fintech models, offering alternative financial solutions to the conventional set-ups, more so in the lending sub-sector in Africa.

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