Analysis

1 week ago | April 30, 2021

The vibe is correct but will foreign investors return?

Foreign portfolio investors on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange can be forgiven for their love-hate relationship with the ...

Africa: How will global health be decolonised?

Recently, Dr Ngozi Erondu and colleagues wrote an open letter in the journal Nature Medicine, which called out ...

2 weeks ago | April 23, 2021

Crisis of expectations . . . can prices go up in US dollar terms?

The experience of repeated, accelerated crises can hamper peoples’ ability to accept certain developments as they are ...

Absa, unlike SA’s other banks, can’t get a CEO to stick

Banks are supposed to be boring and predictable. When they break that age-old rule, things go awry. You need look no ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Equities on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) entered into recovery mode in the past week spurred by firming demand in ...

Referees need their red cards

Over the next year Zimbabwean businesses and producers are going to have to think a great deal more seriously about ...

Understanding the rise in US Long-Term Rates

The rise in long-term US interest rates has become a focus of global macro-financial concerns. The nominal yield on the ...

1 month ago | April 9, 2021

Parties to a project financing

Project financing transactions are intricate deals which usually require several participants in interdependent ...

Important safeguards when buying a house stand

Owning a piece of real estate is an exciting part of life for many people. In fact, this is a goal that many people have ...

First quarter economic review

It’s been a while since I wrote Taking Stock after taking a few weeks’ break from work.

What AfCFTA means for Zimbabwe

The African Continental Free Trade Area came into operation at the beginning of the year but this was just the start of ...

1 month ago | April 2, 2021

Advantages of project finance to master

Jacob Mutevedzi The previous instrumental dubbed “What is Project Finance?” gave an outline of the nature of project ...

Disinheritance in wills

Arthur Marara You may have heard of people who disinherited the children or their spouses. Have you heard of people who ...

2 months ago | March 26, 2021

What is project finance?

Are you tired of hearing your lawyer or investment banker friend speak, with an air of self importance, about project ...

Leveraging channel partners for better sales

Scaling your business is no easy feat. It requires a dedicated team that is in sync with each other and your customers. ...

Understanding family trusts

The chaos arising from intestate estates that I have seen in my years as an attorney has made this conversation ...

2 months ago | March 19, 2021

The African aviation battleground

The African aviation market has seen plenty of change in the past years. As South African Airways’ situation has ...

How to write a will

The previous article touched on disinheritance. If you missed it you write to me so that I share it with you. ...