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IMF Staff Initiates talks for Possible Financing with Gabon

An IMF team headed by Alex Segura-Ubiergo visited Libreville from February 14-28 to initiate discussions toward a possible financial arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). At the end of the visit, Mr. Segura-Ubiergo issued...

Nigeria: Naira Strengthens Further Against Dollar, Sells At N450/$

The Naira on Monday continued to strengthen against the dollar and other major currencies, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The Nigerian currency gained N10 to exchange at N450 to a dollar at the...

Groupe Ideal mulls expansion by 2018

Groupe Ideal, a business group that manages a diverse portfolio of businesses, says plans to expand its operations and become an international player within and beyond the shores of Ghana was on course. Dr. Nii...

Nigeria: CBN Liquidity support Lifts Naira in Parallel Market

The Naira on Friday sustained its gains against the dollar as liquidity boost by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) had forced a crash in the price of the greenback. The News Agency of Nigeria...

HFC drives financial inclusion, youth empowerment in Ghana

The HFC Bank as part of its financial inclusion drive has initiated a social intervention which is benefiting about 5,000 youth across Ghana particularly in Ashaiman, Accra. The initiative has targeted skills acquisition dubbed ‘HFC...

AfDB to Ease Access for Benin, Guinea and Niger

Benin, Guinea and Niger are set to gain easier access from the development support provided by the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) following the Board's approval to open offices in the three countries in...

Ghana: Crystal Capital Unveils Two Mutual Funds

Crystal Capital and Investments Limited, an investment and financial advisory firm, has unveiled two innovative mutual funds to provide Ghanaians with more investment opportunities. The investment funds dubbed: ‘Crystal Entrepreneur Fund (eFund) and Crystal Wealth...

Nigeria has an alternative to IMF Loan – Adeosun

Nigeria's finance minister, Kemi Adeosun has revealed that Nigeria has an alternative route to funding other than seeking a loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). "For us the IMF is really a lender of...
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Ghana: Delta Capital increases financial services offering

Delta Capital Limited, an investment banking firm based in Accra is penetrating the financial market with financial solutions to individuals and corporate bodies. Delta capital, which has distinguished itself by offering bespoke financial solutions and...

WorldRemit sees huge growth in Remittances to Tanzania

Digital money transfer service hits 10,000 unique transactions per month Digital money transfer service WorldRemit has announced a record upsurge in digital money transfers to Tanzania. The company says the growth is the outcome of its...