Ghana Market Profile

May 22, 2015 - 11:35am from Google news - microfinance
Ghana Business News
May 22, 2015 - 12:28am from Google news - microfinance
Coalition plead with BoG on behalf of MicrofinanceGhanaWebThe coalition of youth, traders, farmers and students groups in the Upper West Region on Tuesday appealed to the Bank ...
May 21, 2015 - 10:44pm from Google news - microfinance
BoG Asked To Cancel Moratorium On DKM Microfinance Companyspyghana.comThe coalition of youth, traders, farmers and students groups in the Upper West Region on Tuesday appealed to the ...
May 19, 2015 - 8:26pm from Microfinance Africa
The company Shine Credit Limited, a microfinance agency, operates in Tema in the Greater Accra region and has been accused to have defrauded a customer of over GHc 12,000. The customer, Michael Johnson, told Pulse.com.gh on Monday that, after several months of investing in a treasury bill at the Community 9 branch in Tema, the micro-finance company has refused to provide him his money, with or without the profit. Johnson narrated his ordeal saying, “I invested an amount of ...
May 17, 2015 - 5:12pm from Microfinance Africa
Citi Business News has gathered some customers of DKM diamond microfinance have hurled the bank of Ghana (BoG) to court to force it to release monies belonging to them. The Bank of Ghana on Monday May 11th, suspended the operations of DKM Diamond Microfinance Company Limited for violating the banking Act. According to the bank of Ghana it has placed a ninety day moratorium on the operations of the company while the issue is resolved. The microfinance company’s account ...
May 17, 2015 - 12:07pm from Google news - microfinance
spyghana.com
May 17, 2015 - 8:15am from Google news - microfinance
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May 16, 2015 - 4:16am from Google news - microfinance
Microfinance customers drag BoG to courtGhanaWebCiti Business News has gathered some customers of DKM diamond microfinance have hurled the bank of Ghana (BoG) to court ...
May 15, 2015 - 9:22am from Accion Ambassadors
It’s that time of the year again – we at Accion are so excited to welcome the 2015 class of Ambassadors to our Cambridge office next week for their official orientation! We’ve got a fantastic bunch of candidates this year who will be working on all kinds of assignments – ranging from impact studies to product development to marketing strategy and human resources – and much more. Next week, ...
May 15, 2015 - 9:17am from Google news - microfinance
Ghana Business News
May 14, 2015 - 8:06pm from Microfinance Africa
There are currently 508 licensed microfinance companies in Ghana, but the number of companies in operation is unknown. It is believed that there are some that are operating illegally. Raymond Amanfu, Head, Other Financial Institutions, Supervision Division of the Bank of Ghana told journalists today May 13, 2015 in Accra that the Bank has so far licensed 508 microfinance companies but the number in operation could be higher, because there are some operating illegally. He ...
May 13, 2015 - 3:09pm from Google news - microfinance
Ghana Business News
May 13, 2015 - 5:15am from MicroCapital
During April 2015, Austria’s C-Quadrat Asset Management disbursed from its Dual Return Funds local-currency loans totaling USD 1.25 million to unspecified microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Armenia and Ghana. Of the total, USD 500,000 was lent to the MFI headquartered in Accra, Ghana, which was founded in 2007 and provides services to micro-, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). C-Quadrat Asset Management oversees two funds, Dual Return Fund – Vision Microfinance and Dual ...
May 13, 2015 - 3:53am from Google news - microfinance
Citifmonline
May 12, 2015 - 10:06pm from Microfinance Africa
Customers of the DKM Diamond Micro Finance Limited, a savings company in the Sunyani Municipality, on Monday besieged the office of the business entity to demand their cash deposits. As at 0600 hours, the customers, numbering more than 300 had surrounded the company’s premises, near the Sunyani Coronation Park, anxiously waiting to withdraw their monies. The decision of the customers followed rumours that the Financial Intelligence Centre, Ghana, an anti-money laundering ...
May 12, 2015 - 12:44pm from Google news - microfinance
Citifmonline
May 12, 2015 - 8:20am from Google news - microfinance
GhanaWeb
May 11, 2015 - 10:25pm from Google news - microfinance
spyghana.com
May 7, 2015 - 3:30pm from Microfinance Africa
Microfinance company Sinapi Aba has turned attention to agriculture financing as a way to contribute to making the sector unlock its potential. Last year, the microfinance institution, which has predominantly been funding commerce and personal finance, devoted about GH¢10 million to the sector, financing not only farmers but also input suppliers, aggregators (marketing firms), processors and other players within the value chain. “Our interest in agriculture has come about ...
May 5, 2015 - 12:50pm from Microfinance Africa
The Christian Community Microfinance Limited (CCML) on Thursday launched its Hello banking service, to give customers and clients convenience in accessing services. The service, which is also an integral part of the customer care service, aims at moving away from the old practice of physical presence to access services and would give added convenience to customers. Mr Raymond Gomez, Head of Customer Acquisitions, CCML, said the hello banking is an extension point through, ...