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March 2016

Ghana Launches 2014 EITI Reports

Accra, March 30, 2016. The National Multi-stakeholder Steering Committee of the Ghana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (GHEITI) has today formally launched the country's 2014 mining, oil and gas EITI audit reports, released on December 31, 2015 and the Open Data Dashboard, aimed at facilitating ease of appreciation of the information contained in the two reports (mining / oil and gas). The mining report brings to twelve, the total number published since Ghana acceded to the initiative in 2003; while the oil and gas report is the fourth for the oil and gas sector.

Money Market Activities - 11 March- 2016
Interbank Market Activity from 8th March - 11th March 2016
Weighted Av. Rate % Rates Range
25.38% 25.31% - 25.40%


Money Market Activities - 4 March- 2016
Interbank Market Activity from 29th February - 4th March 2016
Weighted Av. Rate % Rates Range
25.38% 25.38% - 25.38%


Ghana Issues 5-Year Domestic Bond

Monday 14th March, 2016. In accordance with the implementation of the new debt management strategy outlined in the 2016 Budget Statement and Economic Policy of Government, the Republic of Ghana successfully, issued a second 5-year Bond through the ‘book-building approach” on 3rd March 2016.

A total of 76 bids were tendered with a face value of GH¢776.44 million, out of which GH¢746.44 million was accepted. Offshore investors took up 67% of the total allotted bids with price ranging from 23.50% to 25.75%.

Ministry of Finance Presents Vehicle To PIAC

The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has presented a vehicle to the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) at a short ceremony held yesterday. The presentation of the 4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser was done by Hon. Mona Quartey, Deputy Minister of Finance and received on behalf of PIAC by its Chairman, Prof. Paul Kingsley Buah-Bassuah.

Money Market Activities - 1 March- 2016
Interbank Market Activity from 22nd February - 26th February 2016
Weighted Av. Rate % Rates Range
25.38% 25.38% - 25.40%



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