Category Archives: Risk and Impact Analysis

Africa’s Most Peaceful and Dangerous Countries in 2016 Rankings – Institute of Economics and Peace

Kwame Nkrumah took a per-existing idea, the idea of a Union Force or United African Army which he aptly named the African High Command (AHC) to OAU, seeing that, the quest for the Social and Economic emancipation of Africa could

Africa’s Most Peaceful and Dangerous Countries in 2016 Rankings – Institute of Economics and Peace

Kwame Nkrumah took a per-existing idea, the idea of a Union Force or United African Army which he aptly named the African High Command (AHC) to OAU, seeing that, the quest for the Social and Economic emancipation of Africa could

Fishing and Agriculture Sector Risk Analysis Report: Excessive Catches by Chinese Vessels Depleting West Africa Incomes and Ecosystems

Background Chinese fishing fleets, driven by plummeting catches close to home, are flocking to distant West African waters, where they engage in ecologically ruinous bottom trawling, subterfuge and other illegal activities that threaten marine resources in a region already under

Fishing and Agriculture Sector Risk Analysis Report: Excessive Catches by Chinese Vessels Depleting West Africa Incomes and Ecosystems

Background Chinese fishing fleets, driven by plummeting catches close to home, are flocking to distant West African waters, where they engage in ecologically ruinous bottom trawling, subterfuge and other illegal activities that threaten marine resources in a region already under

The Ghana Commodity Exchange Series: Collateral Management and Warehouse Receipt Systems (WRS)

Introduction: The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has initiated steps towards the introduction of a Warehouse Receipt System (WRS) of financing in the country. Under the warehouse system of financing, loans will be given out on the basis of goods or

The Ghana Commodity Exchange Series: Collateral Management and Warehouse Receipt Systems (WRS)

Introduction: The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has initiated steps towards the introduction of a Warehouse Receipt System (WRS) of financing in the country. Under the warehouse system of financing, loans will be given out on the basis of goods or

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

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

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

Economic Risk and Impact Analysis: The Socio-Economic Effects of the Ebola Outbreak on the Liberian, Sierra Leonean, Guinean and Global Economies.

Economic Effects of the Outbreak In addition to the enormous and tragic loss of human life, the Ebola epidemic is having devastating effects on these West African economies in a variety of essential sectors by halting trade, hurting agriculture and

Economic Risk and Impact Analysis: The Socio-Economic Effects of the Ebola Outbreak on the Liberian, Sierra Leonean, Guinean and Global Economies.

Economic Effects of the Outbreak In addition to the enormous and tragic loss of human life, the Ebola epidemic is having devastating effects on these West African economies in a variety of essential sectors by halting trade, hurting agriculture and