Ghana Stock Exchange

Major Indices
GHANA Composite Index
xgha_gse-ci
-0.83%

2,818.59 -23.48
GHANA Financial Stocks Index
xgha_gse-fsi
0.00%

2,089.21 0.00

Top Movers

RISERS
No Shares rose today
FALLERS
Company Value % Change Change
MTN Ghana
XGHA:MTNGH
1.16 -1.70% -0.02

Stock Exchange Details

KEY FACTS

Name:

Ghana Securities Exchange

Currency:

Ghanaian Cedi (GH₵)

Opening Hours:

10.00am - 3.00pm (GMT)

Website:

Settlement Time:

T+3

Key Indices:

GSE Composite Index

GSE Financial Stocks Index

Regulator:

Taxes & Commissions:

Capital Gains Tax: 0%

With-holding tax: 8%


Avg Commission: 2.5%

HOW TO BUY SHARES IN GHANA

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Step 1 - Register with a Broker

The fastest way is to sign up with broker on the GSE.

The broker will provide access to the GSE by opening a CSD (Central Securities Depository) account for you.

You will have to fill out a form and email the broker your government issued ID and passport photos.


Once you are registered with a broker, you will be able to start buying shares via their app, online portal, phone or email. 


Our list of official brokers 

https://moneyinafrica.com/brokers/#ghana

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Step 2 - Choose the shares you want to buy 

Preferably by the shares of companies you understand.

If you don't invest in a company you understand, it is akin to gambling just with less excitement. 


If you understand banking buy banks, if you understand farming buy agriculture shares e.t.c.

 

We can't tell you the best shares for you but we give you guidance on how to pick good shares 

7 questions you must ask before you buy a share on Ghana Stock Exchange

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Step 3 - Send funds to invest

Decide how many shares you want to invest.


Please note you can't buy less than 100 shares, and also factor in at last 2-3% for commissions and trading account fees.


Once you know how much money you want to invest, send it to the broker.


Funds to invest can be sent to the brokers by bank transfer.


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Step 4 - Undertake trade

Once you confirm that your funds have been added to your brokerage account, you can undertake a trade to buy the shares.


For a few brokers, trades can be done by mobile app or online portal.

Trades are still best done by sending instructions through email or on the phone.


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Step 5 - Confirm Trade

Brokers will provide a confirmation note once a trade is completed.


For our PREMIUM users, you can also track the trades you have made using our My Portfolio feature


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Bonus Step - Monitor Investment

MoneyInAfrica has been built to specifically help you FIND, ANALYSE and MONITOR investments on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. 


Monitor your investment by adding it to a watchlist, set up price alerts so you spend less time looking at the share price.
Find your next investment using our Investment Screener, and our in-depth visual analysis of each company on the NSE.

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Listed Companies in GHANA

Company Value % Change Change
TULLOW OIL PLC
XGHA:TLW
11.92 0.00% 0.00
ACCESS BANK GHANA
XGHA:ACCESS
3.15 0.00% 0.00
DIGICUT PRODUCTION AND ADVERTISING
XGHA:DIGICUT
0.09 0.00% 0.00
SAM WOODE
XGHA:SWL
0.05 0.00% 0.00
CAL BANK
XGHA:CAL
0.85 0.00% 0.00
ECOBANK TRANSNATIONAL INCORPORATED
XGHA:ETI
0.09 0.00% 0.00
GHANA COMMERCIAL BANK
XGHA:GCB
5.25 0.00% 0.00
STANDARD CHARTERED BANK GHANA
XGHA:SCB
20.35 0.00% 0.00
SOCIETE GENERALE GHANA
XGHA:SOGEGH
1.20 0.00% 0.00
TRUST BANK GAMBIA
XGHA:TBL
0.34 0.00% 0.00
AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT BANK
XGHA:ADB
5.06 0.00% 0.00
STARWIN PRODUCTS
XGHA:SPL
0.02 0.00% 0.00
ECOBANK GHANA
XGHA:EGH
7.80 0.00% 0.00
REPUBLIC BANK GHANA
XGHA:RBGH
0.60 0.00% 0.00
ENTERPRISE GROUP
XGHA:EGL
2.53 0.00% 0.00
SIC INSURANCE COMPANY
XGHA:SIC
0.07 0.00% 0.00
MEGA AFRICAN CAPITAL
XGHA:MAC
5.39 0.00% 0.00
NEW GOLD ETF
XGHA:GLD
108.60 0.00% 0.00
CLYDESTONE GHANA
XGHA:CLYD
0.03 0.00% 0.00
MTN Ghana
XGHA:MTNGH
1.16 -1.70% -0.02
INTRAVENOUS INFUSIONS
XGHA:IIL
0.05 0.00% 0.00
Dannex Ayrton Starwin Plc
XGHA:DASPHARMA
0.08 0.00% 0.00
TOTAL PETROLEUM GHANA
XGHA:TOTAL
5.49 0.00% 0.00
MERIDIAN MARSHALL HOLDINGS
XGHA:MMH
0.11 0.00% 0.00
GHANA OIL COMPANY
XGHA:GOIL
1.82 0.00% 0.00
AFRICAN CHAMPION INDUSTRIES
XGHA:ACI
0.01 0.00% 0.00
ALUWORKS GHANA
XGHA:ALW
0.10 0.00% 0.00
PIONEER KITCHENWARE
XGHA:PKL
0.05 0.00% 0.00
ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI
XGHA:AGA
37.00 0.00% 0.00
GOLDEN STAR RESOURCES
XGHA:GSR
9.50 0.00% 0.00
ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI DEPOSITARY SHARES
XGHA:AADS
0.41 0.00% 0.00
CAMELOT GHANA
XGHA:CMLT
0.11 0.00% 0.00
MECHANICAL LLOYD CO
XGHA:MLC
0.09 0.00% 0.00
UNILEVER GHANA
XGHA:UNIL
5.89 0.00% 0.00
GUINNESS GHANA BREWERIES
XGHA:GGBL
1.80 0.00% 0.00
BENSO OIL PALM PLANTATION
XGHA:BOPP
6.65 0.00% 0.00
COCOA PROCESSING CO
XGHA:CPC
0.02 0.00% 0.00
FAN MILK
XGHA:FML
4.00 0.00% 0.00
PRODUCE BUYING COMPANY
XGHA:PBC
0.03 0.00% 0.00
HORDS
XGHA:HORDS
0.10 0.00% 0.00
SAMBA FOODS
XGHA:SAMBA
0.55 0.00% 0.00
PZ CUSSONS GHANA
XGHA:PZC
0.38 0.00% 0.00
Pesewa ONE Plc
XGHA:POP
0.65 0.00% 0.00