Category Archives: Banking and Finance

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July July came around on the back of a fiscally and monetarily challenged month of June. The cedi continued to struggle and the USD, trading as 4.36 in the first

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July July came around on the back of a fiscally and monetarily challenged month of June. The cedi continued to struggle and the USD, trading as 4.36 in the first

christine lagarde imf ghana

Economic Recovery Analysis and Outlook: Head of IMF Praises the Government of Ghana for the Efficient and Effective Management of its Economic Fundamentals

Location: Washington, D.C. Date: July 29, 2015 Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Ms Christian Lagarde has expressed hope in the government of Ghana’s ability to meet the IMF conditions. According to her Ghana will continue to deliver

christine lagarde imf ghana

Economic Recovery Analysis and Outlook: Head of IMF Praises the Government of Ghana for the Efficient and Effective Management of its Economic Fundamentals

Location: Washington, D.C. Date: July 29, 2015 Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Ms Christian Lagarde has expressed hope in the government of Ghana’s ability to meet the IMF conditions. According to her Ghana will continue to deliver

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Economic Recovery Analysis and Outlook: According to the AGI Barometer, Business Confidence Inched Up In The Second Quarter Of 2015

Business confidence for the second quarter of 2015 inched up marginally by 2.9 bases point in the latest Business Barometer report by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI). The AGI has described the increase as insignificant considering that it is

Association of Ghana Industries (AGI)

Economic Recovery Analysis and Outlook: According to the AGI Barometer, Business Confidence Inched Up In The Second Quarter Of 2015

Business confidence for the second quarter of 2015 inched up marginally by 2.9 bases point in the latest Business Barometer report by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI). The AGI has described the increase as insignificant considering that it is

Macro-Economic Analysis: Ghana Producer Price Inflation (PPI) For June Stands At 23.1%

The Producer Price Inflation (PPI) rate for June 2015 increased to 23.1 percent indicating that from June 2014- June 2015, the PPI increased by 23.1 per cent. The figure represents a 4. 3 percentage point increase in producer inflation relative

Macro-Economic Analysis: Ghana Producer Price Inflation (PPI) For June Stands At 23.1%

The Producer Price Inflation (PPI) rate for June 2015 increased to 23.1 percent indicating that from June 2014- June 2015, the PPI increased by 23.1 per cent. The figure represents a 4. 3 percentage point increase in producer inflation relative

Public Finance Analysis: South Africa Lifted its Key Interest Rates in Order to Curb Inflation…

South Africa’s Reserve Bank lifted interest rates by 25 basis points to 6.00 percent on Thursday, a decision viewed as a borderline call, with the bank saying it remained in a hiking cycle while upside risks to inflation remained in

Public Finance Analysis: South Africa Lifted its Key Interest Rates in Order to Curb Inflation…

South Africa’s Reserve Bank lifted interest rates by 25 basis points to 6.00 percent on Thursday, a decision viewed as a borderline call, with the bank saying it remained in a hiking cycle while upside risks to inflation remained in

INTERNATIONAL FINANCE, MONETARY POLICY ANALYSIS AND OUTLOOK: TOP 5 FACTORS BEHIND THE RECENT CEDI APPRECIATION AGAINST THE US DOLLAR

Source: USD to GHS Exchange Rate – Bloomberg Markets The purpose of writing this article is to explore the nature and reasons, behind the current Ghana Cedi appreciation against the US Dollar and its potential impacts on the Ghanaian economy

INTERNATIONAL FINANCE, MONETARY POLICY ANALYSIS AND OUTLOOK: TOP 5 FACTORS BEHIND THE RECENT CEDI APPRECIATION AGAINST THE US DOLLAR

Source: USD to GHS Exchange Rate – Bloomberg Markets The purpose of writing this article is to explore the nature and reasons, behind the current Ghana Cedi appreciation against the US Dollar and its potential impacts on the Ghanaian economy