Category Archives: Frontier Markets

Commodities: Ghana Considers Lowering Cocoa Prices to Help Local Processors

According to a recent interview from the CEO of the commodities regulator, Mr Hackman-Owusu, “We are going to do a cost-benefit analysis and consider some discount so the processors can buy the main crop to ensure that they process at

Commodities: Ghana Considers Lowering Cocoa Prices to Help Local Processors

According to a recent interview from the CEO of the commodities regulator, Mr Hackman-Owusu, “We are going to do a cost-benefit analysis and consider some discount so the processors can buy the main crop to ensure that they process at

IMF Report: Ghana To End 2016 With A Surplus

10 Highlights of The Recent IMF Review Ghana government to run a surplus for 2016: Adding that government is projected to run a larger primary surplus than previously projected.  This from a public finance perspective simply means that, tax revenues

IMF Report: Ghana To End 2016 With A Surplus

10 Highlights of The Recent IMF Review Ghana government to run a surplus for 2016: Adding that government is projected to run a larger primary surplus than previously projected.  This from a public finance perspective simply means that, tax revenues

Inflation Report: Ghana’s Economic Recovery Seems To Be On Track As Producer Price Inflation Declines in July / AnangTawiah.com

Background I reported in my August Outlook Report that considering the numerous macro and micro economy related corrective actions that the government and the IMF had been working on, coupled with e fact the IMF package was also front-loaded, meaning

Inflation Report: Ghana’s Economic Recovery Seems To Be On Track As Producer Price Inflation Declines in July / AnangTawiah.com

Background I reported in my August Outlook Report that considering the numerous macro and micro economy related corrective actions that the government and the IMF had been working on, coupled with e fact the IMF package was also front-loaded, meaning

Economic Outlook Analysis: The Ghana Economy August Outlook

Introduction   The Central Bank will resume its liquidity program of injecting 20 million dollars daily or weekly as needed by the marketplace. This will help the cedi further appreciate against the dollar. Some economists are also arguing that the

Economic Outlook Analysis: The Ghana Economy August Outlook

Introduction   The Central Bank will resume its liquidity program of injecting 20 million dollars daily or weekly as needed by the marketplace. This will help the cedi further appreciate against the dollar. Some economists are also arguing that the

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

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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: 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

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