Step by Step Guide to Investing In Stocks In Ghana (2024 Edition)

Imagine standing at the threshold of a bustling marketplace, surrounded by opportunities waiting to be seized. That’s precisely the feeling I experienced when I delved into the realm of the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) in 2024. As a novice investor, this journey is akin to embarking on a captivating odyssey, filled with twists, turns, and the promise of financial growth. Join me as I share my firsthand guide for fellow beginners, unlocking the secrets of the GSE stocks and navigating this thrilling adventure into the heart of Ghana’s financial landscape.

1. How to Buy Stocks for Beginners?

Starting your stock market journey as a beginner involves opening a depository account with a licensed stockbroker. The stockbroker becomes your guiding companion, helping you select suitable stocks and execute buy orders on your behalf.


Licensed Stockbrokers in Ghana:

  1. Bullion Securities Limited
    • Address: The Octagon, Suite B904, Barnes Road, Accra, Ghana
    • Website
  2. Chapel Hill Denham Securities Ghana Limited
    • Address: Suite 2, The Labone Office Park, N. Sithole Street, Labone
    • Website
  3. Databank Brokerage Ltd
    • Address: 61 Barnes Avenue, Adabraka, Accra, Ghana
    • Website

2. Which Is the Best Bank to Buy Shares in Ghana?

Several banks offer stockbroking services in Ghana. It’s advisable to research and compare services, fees, and reputation to determine which bank aligns best with your investment goals.

3. Which Companies Are Selling Shares in Ghana?

Numerous companies are listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange, offering shares to investors. Some prominent ones include:


Main Market Companies:

  • Access Bank Ghana Plc
  • Agricultural Development Bank
  • Aluworks LTD
  • AngloGold Ashanti Plc
  • Asante Gold Corporation
  • Benso Oil Palm Plantation Ltd
  • CalBank PLC
  • Camelot Ghana Ltd
  • Clydestone (Ghana) Limited
  • Cocoa Processing Company
  • Dannex Ayrton Starwin Plc.
  • Ecobank Ghana PLC
  • Ecobank Transnational Incorporation
  • Enterprise Group PLC
  • Fan Milk Limited
  • Ghana Commercial Bank Limited
  • Guinness Ghana Breweries Plc
  • Mega African Capital Limited
  • MTN Ghana
  • Produce Buying Company Ltd.
  • Republic Bank (Ghana) PLC.
  • Sam Wood Ltd.
  • SIC Insurance Company Limited
  • Societe Generale Ghana Limited
  • Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Ltd.
  • Standard Chartered Bank Ghana PLC
  • TotalEnergies Ghana PLC
  • Trust Bank Limited (THE GAMBIA)
  • Tullow Oil Plc
  • Unilever Ghana PLC

Exchange Traded Funds:

  • NewGold Issuer Ltd.

Ghana Alternative Market Companies:

  • Digicut Advertising and Production Limited
  • Intravenous Infusions PLC
  • Meridian-Marshalls Holdings
  • Samba Foods Ltd

Ghana Fixed Income Market (Corporate):

  • Izwe Savings and Loans Plc
  • Letshego Ghana Plc
  • Edendale Properties Plc
  • Bayport Savings and Loans Plc
  • Ghana Home Loans Plc
  • PBC Plc
  • ESLA Plc
  • Bond Savings & Loans Plc
  • Quantum Terminal Plc
  • Dalex Finance Company Plc
  • Daakye Trust Plc

4. Which Stock Is Best for Beginners?

The best stock for beginners depends on individual financial goals, risk tolerance, and investment strategy. Conduct thorough research, analyze company performance, and seek professional advice for informed decisions.

Additional FAQs:

How Do I Buy Coca Cola Shares?

To buy Coca Cola shares in Ghana, open a depository account with a licensed stockbroker. They’ll assist in purchasing Coca Cola shares on the Ghana Stock Exchange through the automated trading system.

How Much Is a Share in GCB?

The price of a share in Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) can vary. Check the current share price through the Ghana Stock Exchange. As of now, it’s 3.40 per share.

How Much Are MTN Ghana Shares?

The current share price of MTN Ghana (MTNGH) is GHS 1.40. You can monitor the stock’s performance on the Ghana Stock Exchange for real-time updates.

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Embark on your stock market journey armed with knowledge, guided by reputable stockbrokers, and fueled by a strategic approach. The Ghana Stock Exchange awaits your entry into the world of financial opportunities in 2024.