Event Overview
Agenda


Date: 25 November 2020

Event overview


Ghana’s money markets have been in rapid development across the past few years, also including becoming the 4th country in Sub Saharan Africa to adopt an Insolvency Act. Many of these achievements have been booked relative to the repo market and the introduction of GMRA as the market standard. Ghana’s market regulation model – the Ghana Fixed Income Market (GFIM) Committee – is an inter-institutional, formal collaboration that has helped press through necessary reforms. This live event was dedicated to the market’s regulators and repo market practitioners. Speakers shared the key points in their rapid development and the up-coming challenges and opportunities.
CET
   
14.30

     Welcome remarks
Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, ICMA
14.35








  Panel discussion
Moderator: Lisa Cleary, Senior Director, Associate Counsel, ICMA

Panellists:
Sam Aidoo, Deputy Managing Director, Fidelity Bank Ghana
George Asante, Managing Principal, Head of Global Markets, Absa Group
Seth Asante, Partner, Head, Financial Institutions & Capital Markets, Head, Energy & Infrastructure, Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah
Hugh Friel, Vice President, Structuring, Africa, Frontclear
Stephen Opata, Director, Financial Markets, Bank of Ghana
Cristina Ceron, Director Corporate Finance and Funding, Rio Tinto Treasury
15.40
  Q&A
15.55

  Closing remarks
Ingrid Hagen, Vice-President Strategic Projects, Frontclear
16.00
  Event close
   
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