Tue. November 21, 2017
...Promoting Oneness & Integrity in Banking

About GAB

The Ghana Association of Bankers was formed on May 29, 1980 and is the National Organization of Banks in Ghana. The Association has adopted as its focal points of activities the following objectives in the next few years:

1. To create avenues for making representations to appropriate institutions and bodies of State to consider the views of members of the Ghana Association of Bankers, (Field Operators of the banking System) on issues pertaining to economic, fiscal monetary and other matters as they affect the effective performance of the financial system.

2. In a rapidly changing industry, to give practical expression to the Banking industry's views on new regulatory legislative initiatives at the outset and raising concerns, both general and technical, arising from such initiatives.

3. To carry out research, analyze and disseminate information on issues affecting the banking industry's performance and growth. We intend to Bankers' Newsletter and Annual Journal and by the circulation of member banks Newsletters and other communications.

4. To enhance industry performance especially in the areas of credits by pursuing to fruition the establishment of Credit reference bureau and also the general upgrade of bank personnel through training programmes.

5. To participate and contribute meaningfully to the programmes and activities of the West African Bankers' Association and the proposed West African Monetary Agency.

Core values are inviolable commitments that express “who we are as a trade body” and what principles or qualities should infuse all practices and activities within the body. More specifically; 
Purpose, operating jointly and severally to promote an  effective banking system in Ghana.
Each member recognises that a bank is a trustee and maintained. 
Operating within individual banks, members aim to serve respective stakeholders through businesses both within and beyond Ghana.
Members are aware that their decisions and actions affect the daily lives of stakeholders.
The members of GAB, jointly and severally hold themselves accountable for the disciplined management of risk and for doing the right thing.

What's New

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