Ghana Commercial Banking Report

Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the commercial banking industry.

Report includes: BMI Industry View, Industry SWOT Analysis, Commercial Banking Risk Reward Index, Economic Forecasts, Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews and Company Profiles.

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Ghana Commercial Banking Report
Product Price
$1,295.00
Commercial Banking Sector Indicators
Date Total assets Client loans Bond portfolio Other Liabilities and capital Capital Client deposits Other
Source: BMI; Central banks; Regulators
May 2015, GHSbn 55.3 28.2 8.8 18.4 55.3 8.0 31.5 15.6
May 2016, GHSbn 65.2 31.4 8.7 25.1 65.2 9.6 36.7 18.9
% change y-o-y 17.8% 11.3% -0.7% 36.6% 17.8% 19.4% 16.4% 20.6%
May 2015, USDbn 13.7 7.0 2.2 4.5 13.7 2.0 7.8 3.9
May 2016, USDbn 17.0 8.2 2.3 6.5 17.0 2.5 9.6 4.9
% change y-o-y 24.1% 17.3% 4.6% 43.9% 24.1% 24.2% 22.6% 27.1%
Commercial Banking Sector Key Ratios, May 2016
Loan/deposit ratio Loan/asset ratio Loan/GDP ratio GDP Per Capita, USD Deposits per capita, USD
Source: BMI; Central bank; Regulators
85.56% 48.14% 20.71% 1,343.2 345.5
Falling Rising Falling na na
Annual Growth Rate Projections 2015-2020 (%)
Assets Loans Deposits
Source: BMI; Central banks; Regulators
Annual Growth Rate 30 35 25
CAGR 24 26 24
Ranking 2 3 3
Ranking Out Of 75 Countries Reviewed In 2016
Loan/deposit ratio Loan/asset ratio Loan/GDP ratio
Source: BMI; Central banks; Regulators
54 56 67
Local currency asset growth Local currency loan growth Local currency deposit growth
12 25 5
Commercial Banking Sector Indicators, 2013-2020
2013 2014 2015e 2016f 2017f 2018f 2019f 2020f
e/f = estimate/forecast. Source: BMI; Central banks; Regulators
Total assets, GHSbn 36.2 49.8 61.4 70.6 84.7 105.9 137.6 178.9
Total assets, USDbn 15.3 15.5 16.1 16.7 19.0 22.6 28.8 36.6
Client loans, GHSbn 17.0 24.1 30.1 33.1 39.7 51.7 69.7 94.1
Client loans, USDbn 7.1 7.5 7.9 7.8 8.9 11.0 14.6 19.3
Client deposits, GHSbn 20.1 27.9 35.5 41.9 52.4 65.5 81.9 102.4
Client deposits, USDbn 8.5 8.7 9.3 9.9 11.8 14.0 17.1 21.0
BMI Industry View
7
Table: Commercial Banking Sector Indicators
7
Table: Commercial Banking Sector Key Ratios, September 2015
7
Table: Annual Growth Rate Projections 2015-2020 (%)
7
Table: Ranking Out Of 75 Countries Reviewed In 2016
8
Table: Commercial Banking Sector Indicators, 2013-2020
8
SWOT
9
Commercial Banking
9
Politics
10
Economic
12
Operational Risk
14
Industry Forecast
16
Table: Ghana - Banking Sector Risk Snapshot
20
Commercial Banking Risk/Reward Index
22
Middle East and Africa Commercial Banking Risk/Reward Index
22
Table: Middle East and Africa Commercial Banking Risk/Reward Index
23
Market Overview
24
Middle East and Africa Commercial Banking Outlook
24
Table: Banks' Bond Portfolios, 2014
24
Table: Comparison Of Loan/Deposit, Loan/Asset And Loan/GDP Ratios, 2016
25
Table: Comparison Of Total Assets, Client Loans And Client Deposits (USDbn)
26
Table: Comparison Of USD Per Capita Deposits, 2016
27
Economic Analysis
28
Competitive Landscape
32
Market Structure
32
Protagonists
32
Table: Protagonists In Ghana's Commercial Banking Sector
32
List Of Banks
33
Table: List Of Banks In Ghana
33
Company Profile
34
Agricultural Development Bank
34
Barclays Bank of Ghana
36
Ecobank Ghana
38
Table: Stock Market Indicators
40
Table: Balance Sheet (GHSmn)
40
Table: Balance Sheet (USDmn)
40
Table: Key Ratios (%)
41
First Atlantic Bank Ghana
42
Table: Balance Sheet (GHSmn)
43
Table: Balance Sheet (USDmn)
43
Ghana Commercial Bank
44
Table: Stock Market Indicators
45
Table: Balance Sheet (GHSmn)
45
Table: Balance Sheet (USDmn)
46
Table: Key Ratios (%)
46
Royal Bank of Ghana
47
Standard Chartered Bank Ghana
49
Table: Stock Market Indicators
51
Table: Balance Sheet (GHSmn)
51
Table: Balance Sheet (USDmn)
51
Table: Key Ratios (%)
52
UniBank Ghana
53
Regional Overview
55
Industry Trend Analysis
55
Global Industry Overview
58
Industry Forecast
58
The Reserves Penalty
58
Mixed Results So Far
61
Not Far Enough, Or Too Far Already-
66
In The End, Negative Rates Unlikely To Become Much More Prevalent
67
Table: Negative Interest Rates - Summary
69
Demographic Forecast
70
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Ghana 1990-2025)
71
Table: Key Population Ratios (Ghana 1990-2025)
71
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Ghana 1990-2025)
72
Table: Population By Age Group (Ghana 1990-2025)
72
Table: Population By Age Group % (Ghana 1990-2025)
73
Methodology
75
Industry Forecast Methodology
75
Sector-Specific Methodology
76
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
77
Table: Commercial Banking Risk/Reward Index Indicators
78
Table: Weighting Of Indicators
79

The Ghana Commercial Banking Report has been researched at source and features BMI Research's independent assessment and forecasts for the commercial banking sector in Ghana. It examines key drivers of growth and future prospects, including the macroeconomic situation, the level of development and potential for growth of the banking sector, the commercial initiatives of major players, government policy and the regulatory environment. Leading banks are profiled, covering total assets, liabilities, client deposits, lending, bond holdings, main products and services, competitive positioning and ownership structure.

BMI's Ghana Commercial Banking Report provides industry professionals and strategists, sector analysts, business investors, trade associations and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the commercial banking industry in Ghana.

Key Benefits

  • Benchmark BMI's independent commercial banking industry forecasts for Ghana to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and strategic business planning in the Ghanaian commercial banking market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in Ghana through our reviews of latest industry trends, regulatory changes, and major deals, investments and macroeconomic developments.
  • Exploit latest competitive intelligence on your competitors, partners and clients via our Company Profiles (inc. SWOTs, KPIs and latest activity) and Competitive Landscape Analysis.

Coverage

BMI Industry View

Key insights into the commercial banking market, covering industry trends, key players and the regulatory environment, plus snapshots of assets, liabilities, client loans and client deposits in local currency and USD.

Industry SWOT Analysis

Analysis of the major strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats within the commercial banking sector and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI’s Commercial Banking Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Index provides investors and participants looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country-comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic points. These provide indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors, with each position explained.

Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews

In-depth analysis of the major global and regional developments in the market, which can be linked with the country industry overview, providing cross-country investment, product and financing trends that will affect each market, supported by BMI’s global and regional industry forecasts.

BMI Economic Forecasts

BMI forecasts to end-2019 for all headline macroeconomic indicators, including real GDP growth, inflation, fiscal balance, trade balance, current account and external debt.

  • Competitive Landscape Market Data: Analysis of market size, dominant trends, competitive landscape and key annual and quarterly data.
  • Company Database: A comprehensive breakdown of KPIs of the leading commercial banks, including assets and liabilities, client loans, client deposits, capital, bond holdings, loan-deposit ratio, tier 1 capital, return on assets, earnings per share and market capitalisation.

Company Profiles and SWOTs

Examines the competitive positioning and short- to medium-term business strategies of key industry players. Strategy is examined within the context of BMI’s industry forecasts, our macroeconomic views and our understanding of the wider competitive landscape to generate company SWOT analyses.

The latest financial and operating statistics and key company developments are also incorporated within the company profiles, enabling a full evaluation of recent company performance and future growth prospects.

Sources

The Commercial Banking reports draw on a network of primary sources, such as multilateral organisations, government departments, industry associations, chambers and company reports.

*Company profiles are not available for every country. Those reports instead contain information on the current activities of prominent companies operating in the market.