Accra, May 4, GNA – Trading on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) was given a bigger boost as Anglogold Ashanti sold over GH¢122.8 million shares, this represents the biggest value traded this year.
Others gainers were Ecobank Ghana (+0.4 per cent) and GCB Bank (+0.3 per cent); Nordea Capital Investment Stock Market analysis made available to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Friday indicated.
The laggards for the session were Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (-4.5 per cent), Enterprise Group Limited (-0.5 per cent), GOIL (-0.4 per cent), Standard Chartered (-0.2 per cent) and Fan Milk Limited (-0.1 per cent).
The benchmark GSE-Composite Index therefore continued on its downward trend, as it slipped by 0.2 per cent to close at 3,479.3 points. Volume traded was 3,601,654 shares which were valued at GH¢124,821,858.53.
The Nordea Income Growth Fund was priced at GHC0.4971 with a year-to-date return of 22.98 per cent.
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The GSE is the principal stock exchange of Ghana. The exchange was incorporated in July 1989 with trading commencing in 1990.
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