Ghana Market Profile

May 24, 2016 - 10:48am from Google news - microfinance
ICAG demands tight supervision of micro-finance sectorGhanaWebThe Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG) is demanding that the Bank of Ghana intensifies ...
May 24, 2016 - 10:16am from Google news - microfinance
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May 23, 2016 - 9:29am from All About Finance - A blog by Asli Demirguc-Kunt
The recent global financial crisis has highlighted the impact of credit markets on the real economy, in particular on employment. While an extensive literature exists on how finance can affect corporate investment and overall economic growth, comparatively little is known about the effect of finance on labor market outcomes.  In a recent paper, entitled “
May 18, 2016 - 11:54am from Google news - microfinance
Banking consultant warns against moves to bail out DKM MicrofinanceGhanaWebA banking consultant says it will not be prudent ...
May 18, 2016 - 11:14am from Google news - microfinance
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May 18, 2016 - 9:13am from Google news - microfinance
Ghana Business News
May 14, 2016 - 4:08am from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
May 11, 2016 - 6:24am from Google news - microfinance
Delegate microfinance supervisory role – Parliament to BoGGhanaWeb“The Bank of Ghana as it stands now has regional offices across the ...
May 5, 2016 - 4:32pm from Development Impact - News, views, methods, and insights from the world of impact evaluation
I liked the recent Planet Money podcast #698 (a long way home) – there is an interesting discussion of why a lottery is held for access to a housing assistance program in Connecticut, and how they ended up with a lottery rather than other systems of allocating resources – and a great quote about the mishmash of anti-poverty programs in the U.S. which, paraphrasing, is basically “it is not like Congress ever ...
May 5, 2016 - 6:31am from MicroCapital
Event Name: International Investors Conference for Microfinance Institutions in the West-African Sub-region Event Dates: July 13-15, 2016 Event Location: Accra, Ghana Summary of event: This conference will provide the opportunity for microfinance and “social” investors to meet savings and loans banks, rural banks, microfinance institutions, apex bodies and policymakers operating in the African sub-region. Cost: USD 500 per delegate, no cost for fund managers. ...
May 4, 2016 - 2:00pm from Acumen Fund Blog
On April 12th, Acumen and the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship hosted a workshop in Oxford, England with representatives from large corporations and smaller social businesses from around the globe. At the workshop, entitled “Beyond Dialogue,” we asked: How can we build business models that truly serve the poor through collaboration among corporations and social enterprises? We wanted to ...
May 4, 2016 - 11:42am from Google news - microfinance
Micro Finance boss proposes apex body for MFIsGhanaWebThe central bank is simply overwhelmed by the sheer numbers in the turbulent Micro ...
May 4, 2016 - 11:40am from Google news - microfinance
Micro Finance boss proposes apex body for MFIsGhanaWebThe central bank is simply overwhelmed by the sheer numbers in the turbulent Micro Finance sector, hence ...
April 29, 2016 - 1:25pm from Google news - microfinance
Ghana Business News
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 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 ...