Category Archives: Credit Risk Profile

Currency Report: 12 Effects of US Fed Interest Rate Increase on the Ghana Cedi

Looking at the above infograph, it becomes immediately apparent that Africa is not a significant trading partner of the US.  However, the extent to which Ghana will be adversely impacted by this policy will depend on how exposed we are

Currency Report: 12 Effects of US Fed Interest Rate Increase on the Ghana Cedi

Looking at the above infograph, it becomes immediately apparent that Africa is not a significant trading partner of the US.  However, the extent to which Ghana will be adversely impacted by this policy will depend on how exposed we are

Agribusiness Sector Report: Positive New Developments in the Ghana Agribusiness Sector

President John Mahama has inaugurated a GH₵50 million tomato-processing factory at Tema that will serve the local market and also feed neighboring West and Central African countries. The magnificent state-of-the-art facility has a generating capacity of 30,000 metric tons per

Agribusiness Sector Report: Positive New Developments in the Ghana Agribusiness Sector

President John Mahama has inaugurated a GH₵50 million tomato-processing factory at Tema that will serve the local market and also feed neighboring West and Central African countries. The magnificent state-of-the-art facility has a generating capacity of 30,000 metric tons per

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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

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

MacroEconomic Analysis: Moody’s that Ghana’s Commodity Dependence Is Straining Her Already Weak Credit Profile…

Moody’s Investors Service downgraded Ghana’s sovereign rating and put the country on a negative outlook to reflect an increasing debt burden, large fiscal imbalances and a sharp weakening of the cedi currency.  The downgrade from by one notch to B3

MacroEconomic Analysis: Moody’s that Ghana’s Commodity Dependence Is Straining Her Already Weak Credit Profile…

Moody’s Investors Service downgraded Ghana’s sovereign rating and put the country on a negative outlook to reflect an increasing debt burden, large fiscal imbalances and a sharp weakening of the cedi currency.  The downgrade from by one notch to B3

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Global Migration Patterns of African Migrants…

AFRICA’S diaspora has often been a source of hand-wringing. More than 30 million people have officially emigrated from north and sub-Saharan Africa. Unrecorded migrants, children, and grandchildren boost the number sharply, although there are no good estimates. Members of this

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Global Migration Patterns of African Migrants…

AFRICA’S diaspora has often been a source of hand-wringing. More than 30 million people have officially emigrated from north and sub-Saharan Africa. Unrecorded migrants, children, and grandchildren boost the number sharply, although there are no good estimates. Members of this