Friday, April 23, 2021 | 15:00 GMT | 45 minutes Expert: Emmanuel O. Boakye
In November 2019, the securities and exchange commission (SEC) revoked the licenses of 53 fund management companies in pursuant to Section 122 (2) of the Securities Industry Act, 2016 (Act 929). SEC’s announcement attributed the revocation of the licenses to the failure of these fund management companies to return clients funds. As a professional who lived and observed events as they unfolded, I think I owe the system a great obligation to share my observations. This webinar would cover a comprehensive overview of the events that led to the crises and the opportunities thereafter for asset management firms to generate alpha.
Emmanuel O. Boakye has over 6 years experience in the local Financial & Capital Market space. He is currently the Senior Financial Analyst in the Financial and Capital Markets Division of Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited, a tier one bank in Ghana. Prior to joining Fidelity Bank, he occupied several roles with the Cal Bank Group, initially as a team lead for the Investment Banking and research department of Cal Brokers (the brokerage subsidiary) and later as a senior associate in the Corporate & Project Finance Division for the main Bank. In the past 3 years participated in almost all key transactions in the country within the Power & Infrastructure sector, Agribusiness and Financial services, assisting in raising of almost GHS 4.8 billion (USD$ 880m) to support various projects in these sectors. In 2016, he received an award as the Research Analyst of the Year and Young Most Promising Investment Banking Professional from the Ghana Securities & Investment Industry Award organized by PNMC & Ghana Securities and Industry Association.