Most banks and some Fintechs now offer Instant Pay services

About 22 banks which include all the major banks as well as 4 fintech companies and 1 savings and loans company are now offering the GhIPSS Instant Pay (GIP) service to the public.The GIP is an electronic payment system that enables ... — Read More

Ecobank partners Charity Beyond Boarders and supports medical students with US$25,000

Ecobank , through the Ecobank Foundation, has provided a sum of US$25,000 to support the training of medical students in Bachelor of Science degrees in respiratory therapy in the University of Ghana, Legon and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology ... — Read More

First Fund posts impressive 36.27% return

First BanC’s money market mutual fund, First Fund, has posted a 36.27percent yield in 2016, outperforming the 91-day Treasury Bill rate to top the charts of money market mutual funds in Ghana.With the average T Bill rate of 21.88percent recorded in ... — Read More

First Atlantic officials pay courtesy call on Veep

Officials of First Atlantic have paid a courtesy call on the Vice President,  Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia at the Flagstaff House.The Vice President emphasized the Government’s commitment to ensuring Financial System stability and meeting the key economic indicators for 2017 and beyond. ... — Read More

We are ready for any recapitalisation—Stanchart

The Standard Chartered Bank (Stanchart) has assured customers that it has adequate liquidity that will allow it remain in business no matter how much the Bank of Ghana will require as the new minimum capital requirement for banks.The central bank has ... — Read More

GroFin assures SMEs of easy access to financing

Mr. Samuel Sedagah, Country Manager of GroFin, a business loans company, has assured Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country of the company’s commitment to supporting them to boost wealth creation and increase employment.In an interview with the B&FT, Mr. ... — Read More

Barclays Africa in South Africa’s largest bookbuild

·         Barclays PLC reduces ownership in Barclays Africa to 23.4% in overnight bookbuild·         Share placement multiple times subscribed·         Barclays Africa emerges with significantly more diverse shareholder base·         Core values to remain sameBarclays Africa Group Limited yesterday announced that following the completion ... — Read More

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