Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has indicated that the planned cleanup of the Price savings and Loans sector would take place just before the conclusion September this year.
He claimed the government is now performing to secure the needed money are delivered to assist this training by the regulator.
Talking to JoyBusiness in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea at the just ended African Advancement Bank Once-a-year Meetings, Mr Ofori-Atta stated their action would be guided by lessons from the past cleanup.
Mr Ofori-Atta stated, “It has been a really pricey training, in all we have invested GH¢12 to GH¢14 billion presently and which is seriously a stretch on our budget but in some way we’ve been equipped to do that.”
He additional, “I feel we are going to commit somewhere all over a billion for the MFIs and that is ongoing, I imagine it’s long gone nicely so far and then we require to tackle the S&Ls. We are hoping prior to September so we are gearing ourselves up to uncover the sources for that.”
The Financial institution of Ghana last thirty day period started its 2nd spherical of economical sector clear up to shut down microfinance companies that have been insolvent and dealing with significant liquidity troubles.
The regulator options to the go into the rural banking and financial savings and loans area in particular for those people dealing with liquidity issues.
Earlier, the Governor of the Financial institution of Ghana, Dr Ernest Addison reported, a handful of discounts and financial loans corporations have proven symptoms of insolvency and will have to be liquidated just as has occurred with the banking companies.
According to the central bank, there are at this time 37 licenced price savings and financial loans providers working across the nation.