BoG fines Barclays Bank Ghana ¢4.6 million

Barclays Ghana MD, Abena Osei-Poku

Barclays Ghana MD, Abena Osei-Poku[/caption] The Bank of Ghana has fined the Barclays Bank of Ghana an amount of GH¢4,579,256.36 for making frivolous quotes on Ghana’s Interbank Foreign Exchange Market. This action is in breach of the Ghana Interbank Forex Market Conduct Rules. A statement from the BoG on Monday said the central bank was committed to ensuring sanity, transparency and promoting best practices that serve to develop and deepen the FX market in Ghana. “In pursuit of the above goals, the Bank of Ghana will not hesitate to sanction any market participant whose actions contravene Ghana’s Interbank FX Market Conduct Rules,” the statement said. Graphic Online]]>

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