Mr. Samuel Asiedu
Samuel Asiedu is the Acting Managing Director and is in charge of Corporate Finance, Asset Management and Marketing Divisions in the firm.
leads in Business Developments for the company.
He has several years of experience in financial advisory services both in Ghana and the UK.
expertise includes financial due diligence reviews, business valuations, mergers and acquisitions, projects/investment assessments, capital structuring and venture capital.
Samuel prior to joining FirstBanC, worked with Deloitte and Touche, Ghana as a Financial Analyst where he handled high profile financial advisory engagements including lender, buyer and seller financial due diligence reviews and business valuations.
At FirstBanC, he
leads in the design and provision of distinct corporate financial services to suit clients' needs in a timely fashion.
Samuel holds an MBA (Finance) from University of Hull, UK and a professional qualification with CIMA.
In his address, the Fund Manager, Mr. Samuel Asiedu, said the fund had maintained its lead as the best performing money market fund on the Ghanaian market.
said the investment strategy in 2014 would be to invest funds in short-term securities such as the 91 and 182 day certificates of deposits, "especially during the first half of the year"
"We will monitor how interest rates unfold and respond with appropriate tenures for our investments.
We believe that the government will mop up spare funds from the treasury market to fund development projects which may push up interest rates," he
gave the assurance that the management would continue to monitor the macroeconomic indicators to guide investment decisions to ensure maximum returns and minimize risk.