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Ghana’s National Economy – turning the corner?

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LEX Africa Ghanaian member, Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah, Financial Institutions & Capital Markets team review the key market and regulatory developments from the 2023 financial year, how their projections for 2023 fared, and offer insights into the global and domestic trends which are shaping the outlook for business, legal and regulatory developments within the financial […]

Ghana’s Financial Institutions & Capital Markets Outlook 2024

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In the 2023 report, we highlighted the legal and regulatory themes which we expected to impact activities within the financial services industry in 2023 and discussed the challenges and opportunities those issues would present. In this 2024 edition, we review the key market and regulatory developments from the 2023 financial year, consider how our projections […]

2023 Under Review – Policy and Legislative Developments

2023 Under Review – Policy and Legislative Developments

In this edition of our Ghana 2024 Outlook series, our Corporate Commercial team reviews keypolicies, legislations and decisions enacted in 2023 and their implications for businesses andindividuals.The team also provide insight and projections for the year in sectors such as international trade,employment and labour, and intellectual property.Read the original publication here: https://www.ghanasoutlook.com/corporatecommercial The year 2023 […]

Ghana’s Energy, Extractives & Infrastructure Outlook 2024

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2023 was an eventful year in the Ghanaian Energy, Extractives and Infrastructure sectors because of the commencement, progress and completion of key projects including the relocation of Ameri power plants, progress in the Early Power Project, and the granting of Ghana’s first lithium mining lease. Notable in energy was the Gold for Oil policy and […]

Unpacking potential liability and costs of doing business in Africa arising from e-waste

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A LEX Africa webinar on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues on the continent. Natalie Scott, director of Werksmans Attorneys, the LEX Africa member firm for South Africa, moderated the webinar and introduced the speakers from other LEX Africa member firms, namely Seyram Dzikunu, a partner at Ghanaian firm Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah, Hend El […]

Securities and Exchange Commission Issues Guidelines to Govern Self-Regulatory Organisations in the Securities Industry

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Article compiled by Jonathan Amable, Senior Associate and Aniela Allotey, Associate at Ghanaian member firm Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued the Securities Industry (Self-Regulatory Organisations) Guidelines, 2022 (SEC/GUI/005/02/2023) (the SRO Guidelines) to regulate the recognition, governance and business operations of self-regulatory organisations (SROs) in the securities industry. The […]

Securities and Exchange Commission issues guidelines to regulate the Registration of Securities issued to the public

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Article compiled by Jonathan Amable, Senior Associate and Aniela Allotey, Associate at Ghanaian member firm Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued guidelines to regulate the registration of securities issued by public companies, closed-end collective investment schemes, statutory bodies, local government authorities and any other entity which issues securities to […]

Key Changes Under the Income Tax (Amendment) Act, 2023 (Act 1094)

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Article compiled by Jonathan Amable, Senior Associate at Ghanaian member firm Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah The Income Tax (Amendment) Act, 2023 (Act 1094) (the Income Tax Amendment) was enacted on 31 March 2023 and became effective on 3 April 2023, following presidential assent and its publication in the gazette. The purpose of this update is […]

The Foreign Investor Loses It All: A Cautionary Tale to Multinational Corporations?

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Article compiled by: Ace Ankomah, Senior Partner and Kobby Yeboah, Associate at Ghanaian member firm Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah The Supreme Court of Ghana (Supreme Court) has on several occasions held that international business or economic transactions (IBET(s)) involving the Government of Ghana (Government) that are implemented without approval by the Parliament of Ghana (Parliament) […]

Technology Media & Telecommunications in Africa update

Africa Update

This e-bulletin highlights key legislative and regulatory developments in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors in sub-saharan Africa.  This issue covers the period 16 April 2023 to 15 July 2023 and includes developments from Eswatini, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Seychelles, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. eSwatini Notice […]

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