Ghana Stock Exchange


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MIC / Acronym Location Market Cap Status Opening Bell Closing Bell
xgha /
10:00 AM 3:00 PM

Ghana Stock Exchange 2019

Ghana Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Ghana Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) is based in Accra, Ghana. Below is a break down of key Ghana Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the Ghana Stock Exchange is xgha (operating MIC xgha).

Ghana Statistics

Ranked 88th in Gross Domestic Product ($45.55 Billion)

Ranked 47th in Population (24.34 Million People)

Ghana Stock Exchange is the 83rd largest exchange out of the 144 stock exchanges we track. The Ghana Stock Exchange's Market Capitalization is $0 adjusted US Dollars as of March 2019. Although the primary currency used by the Ghana Stock Exchange is the Ghana Cedi (¢).

The population in Ghana is approximately 24.34 Million people and the country has a GDP of $45.55 Billion adjusted US Dollars. Ghana ranks 47th in terms of population and 88th in terms of GDP out of 240 countries and country equivalents.

Market Capitalization to GDP ratio, which when compared to the historic ratio is an indicator that a market is over or under valued, is 0%.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.

When is the Ghana Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day September 23, 2019
Farmer's Day December 6, 2019
Christmas Day December 25, 2019
Boxing Day December 26, 2019

Trading Schedule

Pre Trading Hours : 09:30-10:00
Post Trading Hours : -

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Does the Ghana Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Ghana Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The exchange opens at 10:00 AM and stays open all day until the closing bell at 3:00 PM.

Ghana Stock Exchange Timezone

The Ghana Stock Exchange uses the Africa/Accra timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +00:00. Africa/Accra does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Ghana Stock Exchange

Ghana Stock Exchange Currency

The Ghana Stock Exchange trades shares in Ghana Cedi. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Ghana Cedi is GHS. The official currency symbol is "¢". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

Economy and Geography

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) is located in Africa and its headquarters is located in Accra, Ghana. Companies listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange are primarily Ghana based companies and trade in Ghana Cedi. Companies outside of Ghana would be listed in a different exchange. See the full list of exchanges.

Contact the Ghana Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Ghana Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Ghana Stock Exchange can be found on the web at

To contact the Ghana Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

  • Phone Number: +233 30 266 9908
  • Email Address:

What's Next?

Check out the Ghana Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

Learn More: Our Reading List

If you would like to learn more about how the Ghana Stock Exchange works and learn about investing in general we highly recommend the books listed below. These books are an excellent resource for anyone from first-time day-traders to seasoned investors.

The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham

Graham's philosophy of "value investing" has made The Intelligent Investor the stock market bible ever since its original publication in 1949.

The best book on investing ever written. — Warren Buffet

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A Random Walk Down Wall Street

In A Random Walk Down Wall Street you’ll learn the basic terminology of "the Street" and how to navigate it with the help of a user-friendly, long-range investment strategy that really works.

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