Ghana: Another Eurobond in the offing

News wires reported today that Ghana was planning a mid-year Eurobond bond to strengthen public finances. I wonder however, how the markets will price this bond on the back of some of the weak macro…





Books to Collect for my Library

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” ― Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! Today, I provide a list of the…


On Budget Deficits: US and Ghana

So President Obama last night enacted wide-ranging $85 billion spending cuts in a bid to close the deficit. Total public debt in the US was approximately $11.822 trillion or about 74% of GDP. About 48%…








Today’s Africa in Perspective

Rising commodity prices buoyed by an insatiable demand from China et al have pushed African commodity exports to all-time high. Mobile technologies and a rising middle class with extra consumer surplus is bringing in multinational…