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Ghana :, Financial System Stability Assessment Update, including Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Banking Supervision, Insurance Regulation, and Securities Regulation

The main vulnerabilities in the financial sector can be found in the banking system and the social security fund (SSNIT). The Ghanaian financial sector is also confronted by a large number of development challenges. The factual updates of Ghana’s observance of the three international standards and codes illustrate the limited progress that has been achieved on the regulatory and supervisory front. IMF staff encouraged the authorities to pursue passage of the money laundering bill and seek technical assistance from the IMF to develop the essential infrastructure
Table Of Contents
""Contents""; ""GLOSSARY""; ""I. SUMMARY OF FINDINGS""; ""II. FINANCIAL SECTOR STABILITY ISSUES""; ""A. Macroeconomic Environment""; ""B. Banking System Vulnerabilities""; ""C. Pension System""; ""III. FINANCIAL SECTOR DEVELOPMENT ISSUES""; ""A. Banking Competition""; ""B. Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises� Access to Financing""; ""C. Housing Finance""; ""D. Insurance Industry""; ""E. Financial Markets""; ""IV. LEGAL AND REGULATORY FRAMEWORK""; ""A. Supervision of Banks and Non-Bank Financial Institutions""; ""B. Insurance Supervision""; ""C. Securities Regulation""
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non fiction
"December 2003"--Title page verso
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1 online resource (27 p.)
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