OBSIDIAN ACHERNAR is powerfully African and truly global, we are a wholly owned Ghanaian firm
which specializes in delivering high-quality services for a broad range of financial products. We have
experience across Financial technology, Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities brokerage, Corporate Advisory; where we help African companies to compete on the international level.
As an indigenous Ghanaian firm, we understand what it means to do business in Africa whilst holding ourselves to a rigorous international standard.
Our vision is to be the foremost financial institution for the African markets as they mature and to deliver
financial products that are designed to meet the needs of our clients in a constantly evolving market
We do so with extensive services, a diversified client base, platform scalability, and leading proprietary
technology, data and analytics offerings.
The firm has about 50 professionals across the globe, 30 of whom are based in Accra, with key teams in
Europe, London and an established network of partners based in Kigali, Kinshasa, Johannesburg, Lagos,
Abidjan, Nairobi and Arusha.
Additionally, we have banking relationships with tier one (1) international Banks, Private Equity, Pension and Hedge Funds in the USA, Switzerland, UK and Hong Kong and work with a network of well-established banks in the varied markets of Africa.
We pride ourselves on our attention to detail and the insightful and person centered nature of our customer service; our dedicated team is always on hand to help.