Collaborate to take care of the unbanked - Veep

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, on Wednesday, tasked the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlements System to bring together the money transaction stakeholders to ensure the inclusiveness of the 60 per cent financially unbanked population.He said the ability of a customer to ... — Read More

Nigeria wins 2017 StanChart's West Africa Regional Tournament

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited, hosted the West African regional tournament of the Standard Chartered Trophy 2017 Tournament at the Lizzy Sports Complex.Team Super 7 from Nigeria emerged winners after an entertaining round of soccer, beating Team Multichoice from Ghana to ... — Read More

Access Bank inspires women at first ever National Women’s Summit

In its maiden edition marking International Women’s Day and coinciding with the 2nd year anniversary of Access Bank’s award winning “W” initiative, the National Women Summit has been applauded by leading women advocates for highlighting key issues that are affecting women ... — Read More

UBA, Orange partner on innovative payment system

Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) and leading European and African telecom operator, Orange Group, have announced a strategic partnership to deliver innovative financial services across Africa, with an agreement to jointly collaborate on the promotion of ... — Read More

SIC, Ivory Finance saga reaches Supreme Court

The long-drawn legal tussle between SIC Insurance and Ivory Finance over a loan the former guaranteed for Italconstruct, which went bad, has reached the corridors of the Supreme Court, after SIC filed a notice of appeal.After losing the original case in ... — Read More

Bank of Ghana halts the operations of ADFSL and HFIL

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has closed down the operations of two financial institutions until further notice. The two, Agro Development Fund Services Limited (ADFSL) and Hebron Financial Investment Limited (HFIL), according to the central bank have had to be closed ... — Read More

Ecobank, RIA partner to deepen money remittance

Ecobank Ghana has partnered RIA Money Transfer to offer faster and more competitive money remittance pay-out services across Ghana.The new service allows Ecobank Ghana’s customers to receive remittance directly to their bank accounts. Both account and non-account holders can also collect ... — Read More

Commemorative GHC5 notes becomes legal tender today

The Bank of Ghana’s (BoG) commemorative GHC5.00 banknote is expected to be in circulation today.The Bank of Ghana outdoored a commemorative GHC5.00 bank note last week Friday to celebrate its 60th anniversary, which coincides with Ghana’s 60th anniversary.The BoG was established ... — Read More

OmniBank supports Ghana@60 celebrations

OmniBank has presented a cheque for GH¢50,000 to the Ghana 60th Anniversary Committee towards the 60 years celebration of Ghana’s independence.The gesture for this important Ghanaian celebration is an extension of the bank’s contribution towards the development of Ghana which is ... — Read More

As banks swerve merger moves …what next?

Ghana is a nation of 26million inhabitants, with a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of almost US$35billion, and a universal bank tally of 35.South Africa is a nation of 55million inhabitants, with a GDP of close to US$400billion, but with a universal ... — Read More

MoneyGram opens promo for Ghana@60 celebrations

Global money transfer services provider, MoneyGram International Inc., has launched a promotion to reward its customers as part of activities to mark the 60th anniversary of Ghana’s Independence.The Promotion, which is scheduled to last from February 28- June 30, 2017, requires ... — Read More

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