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Focus on Ghana: Bonds and equities activity set to increase

Paul Ababio was appointed Deputy Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission in September 2017 following a two-year stint at UT Bank. Ababio and the Commission’s Director General Daniel Ogbarmey Tetteh, have set out ambitious plans to grow private-sector participation in Ghana’s capital markets. African Banker spoke to Ababio about how they will achieve their goals.

African exchanges’ growing pains

Regional integration and investor appetite are driving IPOs, but corporate governance issues remain.  Perched above a spectacular Zambezi gorge and fitted out with tennis courts, …

Kenya Rules Over ‘Virgin” Territory

In Kenya the capital markets are no longer a mystery understood by a select few. This demystification has seen the country’s bonds and equities market …

Are African Exchanges Fit For Purpose

“Anyone who thinks there’s safety in numbers hasn’t looked at the stock market pages”, a very wise person once said. Glamorous, fast-moving, adrenaline-fuelled, cosmopolitan, merciless …