Markets

2 weeks ago | May 3, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange’s market capitalisation gained 5,52 percent in the week to May 2 to close at RTGS$17,5 ...

Factors that will shape 2019 investment climate

The decade since the global financial crisis has been called the most hated bull market in history. Even as stock ...

Why are foreign investors wary of JSE?

Up to the end of last week, foreigners had been net sellers of R25,6 billion worth of shares on the JSE so far this ...

Mobile data prices up

It is not every day that you see an industry regulator defending the prices of products and services offered by industry ...

The more economic environment changes

Four months into 2019 have lapsed, but the same challenges that hampered business operations in 2018 are still playing ...

No, stocks don’t rally on Friday

Can you position yourself to snag better returns simply by owning stocks on Fridays? How about month’s end? Or around ...

3 weeks ago | April 26, 2019

SA’s mobile data prices higher than African peers

Sa’s mobile data prices are much higher than those of its African peers and a selection of other countries worldwide — ...

NetOne defends new OneFusion bundle. . . says move in line with ...

State-owned mobile telecommunications operator, NetOne’s recent decision to cut its OneFusion data offering by 83 ...

Pension values worryingly low

The latest pensions report by the Insurance and Pensions Commission (IPEC) makes a bit of sad reading. The report which ...

Africa’s gold smuggled to Dubai

NAIROBI.  — Billions of dollars’ worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Enacy Mapakame The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) extended gains last week with all the key indicators closing in the ...

1 month ago | April 17, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) maintained an upward trajectory as three of the benchmark indices closed in the ...

1 month ago | April 12, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) maintained steady gains in the week as gainers outnumbered fallers leaving the bourse ...

African nations could lose $420m in a no-deal Brexit

Total export losses from 20 African countries could be as much as $420 million — some R5,9 billion — according to a ...

Stable or still cause for concern? . . . Understanding global ...

The global economy is looking less gloomy than it did only weeks ago. It still may not have the stamina to extend a ...

African economies suffer effects of economic crisis

The growth story in Sub-Saharan Africa in the past few years has been one of faltering recovery from the worst economic ...

2 months ago | March 29, 2019

Exchange rate: Let it float!

Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development George Guvamatanga this week shared some interesting ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange’s linchpin All Share Index continued heading southwards in the week to Wednesday 27, 2019 in ...

Why data is expensive in South Africa

Why is data so expensive? Why does it “expire”? And is there anything that anyone can do about it? This is the first in ...

2 months ago | March 22, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) continued on a downward trend as bears dominated the market. Three of the benchmark ...