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Top National Business and Finance Headlines
The European Union confirms new support for trade in West Africa
African Press Organization - APO - 17 Mar, 2014
BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, March 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- European Commissioners Andris Piebalgs, for Development policy, and Karel De Gucht, for Trade policy, welcome today's Foreign Affairs Council conclusions confirming new EU support of at least "6.5 billion for the Economic Partnership Agreement Development Program (PAPED) for West Africa1 during the period 2015-2020. The funds will greatly enhance trade and investment flows to West African countries, thus contributing to their development, sustainable growth and poverty reduction.
West Africa has potential to strengthen its agricultural sector / Food security in the region could improve with targeted policy support
African Press Organization - APO - 18 Dec, 2013
ROME, Italy, December 18, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Boosting productivity, fostering competitiveness and ensuring that small-scale farmers have greater access to markets are key to West Africa realizing its full agricultural potential, according to a new study released today by FAO and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).
Africa: wPOWER: Promoting Women's Critical Role in Clean Energy Solutions to Climate Change
African Press Organization - APO - 20 Nov, 2013
WASHINGTON, November 20, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Fact Sheet
7TH ECOWAS TRADE FAIR OFFICIALLY CLOSED IN ACCRA
African Press Organization - APO - 12 Nov, 2013
ABUJA, Nigeria, November 12, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The curtains fell on the 7th ECOWAS Trade Fair in Accra, the Ghanaian capital on Monday 11th November, 2013 after 12 days of showcasing of culture and products coupled with sales and business to business networking by traders, manufacturers, industrialists and investors.
GCB H1 2010 PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS – BRIEFING OF ANALYSTS AND INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS BY MR. SIMON DORNOO, MD
Ghana Commercial Bank Limited - 03 Aug, 2010
I am very pleased with the Bank’s half year 2010 performance which provides a platform for an improved performance for the year 2010. Despite the significant increase in credit impairment losses, the Bank recorded a PBT of GHC26 million (H1 2009: GHC27m) due to strong revenue growth and containment of costs.
STRENGTHEN RISK MANAGEMENT - FINANCE MINISTER URGES BANKS
Ghana Commercial Bank Limited - 30 July, 2010
The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Dr Kwabena Duffuor, has called on Banks to strengthen their risk management capabilities as well as improve upon their supervisory processes.
CAL Posts Impressive Half Year Results
CAL Bank Limited - 29 July, 2010
CAL Bank, (Ghana Stock Exchange: CAL) the universal bank based in Ghana with a historic focus on manufacturing and export services and recent expansions into Retail Banking, Asset Management and Brokerage Services announces its unaudited results for the half year ended 30 June 2010.
New Ghana airliner gears up operations
afrol - 20 Dec, 2004
Definitive agreements have finally been signed creating a new airline based in Accra, Ghana. The new airline is to become the national air carrier of Ghana, replacing the old national airline, which is currently winding down.
President Kufuor's victory celebrated
afrol - 10 Dec, 2004
Today, it is official. Ghana's incumbent President John Agyekum Kufuor has been re-elected for a second four-year term with 52.7 percent of the votes in Tuesday's elections.
President Kufuor heads for victory in Ghana
afrol - 09 Dec, 2004
Preliminary election results indicate a total victory for Ghana's incumbent President John Agyekum Kufuor. So far, almost 55 percent of the counted votes are in favour of Mr Kufuor, which could mean that a second poll round will not become necessary.

Daily Commentaries

Research Reports
Ayrton Drug Manufacturing Limited provisionally listed on GSE
Ghana Stock Exchange - 22 Nov, 2005

Market Announcements
Golden Star Resouces' Share Offer Period Extended
Golden Star Resources Limited - 24 Dec, 2007

Top Company Press Releases
IFC Signs Agreement to Increase Access to Business Training to 240 SME's in Ghana
African Press Organization - APO - 22 May, 2013
ACCRA, Ghana, May 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced a new agreement with Advans Ghana Savings & Loans Ltd to expand access to the Business Edge training program in Ghana. The program will help entrepreneur's gain the skills needed to succeed and supporting small business growth in the country.
Bittersweet; Different Strokes of Life. Success story of CAL Bank’s orphanage project
CAL Bank Limited - 10 June, 2010
No matter where a life is born; in the forest or a ghetto, poverty or dirt, love can still make a difference. Love lifted me from the bottomless valley of self pity, depression and dejection to the highest mountain of self actualization and fulfillment through the love showed me by CAL Bank. To be born in a slum never means to die in a gutter, of what benefit would be a life born and lived in a slum? What legacy can such a life leave for posterity? Your guess is right as good as mine. I lived in a slum for almost 17 years and I say without hesitation that life lived and ended in a slum is a complete waste and a living hell.
My Share OF CAL Bank
CAL Bank Limited - 10 June, 2010
Before the shores of the needy, destitute and abandoned children is CAL Bank. CAL Bank stands as a tower of refuge and a home to all poor and hopeless orphans. These orphans found hope, peace and comfort in CAL Bank. Within the walls of CAL Bank hope is found and love shines forth.
Golden Star Completes Approvals for Ghana Stock Exchange Listing
Golden Star Resources Limited - 06 Dec, 2007
Golden Star is pleased to announce that it has received all approvals necessary to list its shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange and has launched the formal offer for the sale of 3,170,000 shares at a price of 3 Cedis per share to the Ghana investing public. The offer is expected to close on December 21, 2007 and the shares are expected to commence trading on the Ghana Stock Exchange on January 14, 2008. A copy of the prospectus can be obtained from Strategic African Securities, the Lead Manager of the Offer.
SG-SSB signs Credit Facility Agreements
SG-SSB - 08 July, 2004
SG-SSB has signed two credit facility agreements with Proparco (Societe de Promotion et de Participation pour la Cooperation Economique) and Agence Francais de Developpment (AFD), the executing agency for French bilateral development assistance, which will give the Bank access to ten million, seven hundred and sixty thousand euros.
SSB Bank becomes SG-SSB
SG-SSB - 01 April, 2004
Shareholders of SSB Bank passed a Resolution at the 24th Annual General Meeting changing the name to SG-SSB Limited (SG-SSB).

Other News Headlines
ECOWAS, IOM Host Migration Dialogue for West Africa Conference
African Press Organization - APO - 09 May, 2014
Wang Yi to Visit Ethiopia, Djibouti, Ghana and Senegal
African Press Organization - APO - 06 Jan, 2014
Urgent and effective action needed for the eradication slavery and child labour in Ghana
African Press Organization - APO - 03 Dec, 2013
JOB CREATION, ENTREPRENEURSHIP "CRUCIAL' TO ENDING POVERTY, SECRETARY-GENERAL SAYS IN MESSAGE FOR AFRICA INDUSTRIALIZATION DAY
African Press Organization - APO - 19 Nov, 2013
ECOWAS TRADE FAIR STAND ATTRACTS GREAT PUBLIC INTEREST
African Press Organization - APO - 08 Nov, 2013
Ghana and IMF Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Create New Africa Regional Technical Assistance Center (AFRITAC) in Accra
African Press Organization - APO - 19 April, 2013
Canada assists Ghana to improve land administration
African Press Organization - APO - 01 Feb, 2013
Ghana receives EUR 15,650,000 support from the EU to attain the Millennium Development Goals
African Press Organization - APO - 08 Jan, 2013
Britain pays part of Ghana's debts
afrol - 15 Feb, 2005
Ghana hails Japan's debt cancellation
afrol - 11 Feb, 2005

Market Actives
Top 5 % Gainers 24 July
HFC 1.35 +0.01 +0.75%
CAL 0.89 +0.00 +0.00%
CPC 0.02 +0.00 +0.00%
EGL 1.80 +0.00 +0.00%
ETI 0.29 +0.00 +0.00%
 
Top 5 % Losers 24 July
GGBL 3.69 -0.11 -2.89%
GCB 5.10 -0.15 -2.86%
EBG 7.02 -0.06 -0.85%
BOPP 2.86 -0.01 -0.35%
TOTAL 6.33 -0.02 -0.32%
 
Top 5 Volume 24 July
ETI 95,400
GCB 37,400
GOIL 18,400
EBG 14,300
CAL 11,200
 
Top 5 Value Traded 24 July
 
Advancers/Decliners 24 July
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Decliners N/A N/A
Unchanged N/A N/A
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Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL)
Guinness Ghana Brewery Limited
Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited
Ecobank Ghana Limited
Benso Oil Palm Plantation Limited
Societe Generale Ghana Limited
 
 
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2014
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated +52.63%
Home Finance Company Limited +40.63%
Sam-Woode Limited +33.33%
Ecobank Ghana Limited +25.13%
Total Petroleum Ghana Limited +25.10%
 
 
Best Return Current Month
July 2014
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated +11.54%
BOPP +10.42%
Produce Buying Company Limited +7.69%
Mega African Capital Ltd +6.45%
Ayrton Drug Manufacturing Company Limited +5.88%
 
 
Best Return Current Week
20, July 2014 - 26, July 2014
Ayrton Drug Manufacturing Company Limited +5.88%
Mechanical LLoyd Company Limited +3.33%
Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) +2.08%
 
 
 
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