Ghana Market Profile

April 28, 2016 - 10:58am from Center for Financial Inclusion Blog
> Posted by Saran Sidime, Operations Assistant, the Smart Campaign Despite – or because of – economic growth, booming exports, and increased foreign investments in many African countries, income inequality on the continent, by many accounts, is increasing. As a region, sub-Saharan Africa has a higher level of inequality than the rest of ...
April 27, 2016 - 2:50pm from Center for Financial Inclusion Blog
> Posted by Center Staff Remember the first time you tried to cook? Chances are you were nervous or at least apprehensive about how the food would turn out. If friends or family were in attendance, or, worse, were to eat what you were preparing, you were probably even less confident. Remember the second time you cooked? Or the third? Probably not. The more you actually got into the kitchen, the more your skills sharpened, and the more routine it became. Using ...
April 25, 2016 - 2:45pm from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
April 25, 2016 - 11:00am from Microfinance a Working Solution to Global Poverty
Opportunity's Head of Education Finance, Nathan Byrd, spoke with The Jeremy Vine Show on BBC Radio 2 about microfinance and its role in expanding access to education in the developing world. Our client, Comfort, also shared her story about how she started her own school in Ghana, which inspired her daughter, Priscilla, to do the same.
April 16, 2016 - 1:10am from Google news - microfinance
MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Ghana Association of Microfinance Companies (GAMC) Launches Capacity Improvement ...MicroCapitalThe ...
April 16, 2016 - 1:03am from MicroCapital
The 661-member Ghana Association of Microfinance Companies (GAMC) recently announced the launch of its Microfinance Companies Capacity Improvement Project (MICCIP). MICCIP will focus primarily on improving GAMC’s training programmes as well as offering 40 of its members “who possess signs of high professionalism and sustainability” an 18-month technical assistance programme. The overall aim of the project is to improve the transparency and confidence in the microfinance industry of Ghana ...
April 11, 2016 - 7:18am from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
April 11, 2016 - 5:48am from Google news - microfinance
MICROFINANCE PUBLICATION ROUND-UP: Mobile Money in Africa; Doing Business in Kyrgyzstan; ...
April 11, 2016 - 5:41am from MicroCapital
“Mobile Money Momentum in Four African Countries;” published by CGAP (Consultative Group to Assist the Poor); December 2015; 101 pages; available at: http://www.cgap.org/news/new-data-cgap-sets-benchmark-use-mobile-financial-services This report offers the results of a survey on mobile money account usage in Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania. While Kenya and Tanzania are ...
April 11, 2016 - 4:49am from Google news - microfinance
News Ghana
April 9, 2016 - 7:13am from Google news - microfinance
'Don't lose confidence in microfinance companies'Graphic OnlineThe Operations Manager of ASA Savings and Loans Limited, Mr Sajibur Rahman, has urged Ghanaians not to ...
April 8, 2016 - 1:08am from Google news - microfinance
Microfinance association builds capacity of membersGhanaWebThe Ghana Association of Microfinance Companies (GAMC) has launched a new project aimed at ...
April 6, 2016 - 3:24am from Google news - microfinance
Ghana Business News
April 2, 2016 - 6:52am from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
April 2, 2016 - 6:23am from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
April 1, 2016 - 12:12pm from Google news - microfinance
'Beware of lotto microfinance companies'Graphic OnlineThe Dean of the School of Business of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Professor Edward Marfo Yiadom, has urged ...
March 30, 2016 - 12:26pm from Center for Financial Inclusion Blog
> Posted by Nadia van de Walle, Lead, Africa Partnerships and Programs, the Smart Campaign The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is preparing to issue a Guide to Charges for Banks and Other Financial Institutions for providers in Nigeria, which sets out rules for commissions, charges, and rates on various products and services. It has shared the draft Guide on its website for a ...
March 25, 2016 - 4:14am from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
March 25, 2016 - 4:04am from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
March 23, 2016 - 5:27am from Google news - microfinance
Microfinance Companies Launch Capacity Improvement ProjectPeace FM OnlineThe Ghana Association of Microfinance Companies (GAMC) which is benefiting from a grant of €1.5 million ...