Markets

5 days 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 ...

Why short term rate is skewed upside

Zimstat published inflation figures for the month of February last week Friday with the numbers showing a slowdown in ...

More companies warn about world economy

Corporate giants doing business abroad are painting a dreary picture of the world’s economy.

2 weeks ago | March 15, 2019

Mangudya’s MPS changes trigger market sell-off

Foreign exchange changes made by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Dr John Mangudya, have triggered a stock market ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

A bearish sentiment prevailed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) with all the indices dipping for the seventh ...

EU, UK shares rally after UK parly votes down no-deal Brexit

European shares rallied to five-month highs yesterday after Britain’s parliament removed a key source of uncertainty by ...

3 weeks ago | March 8, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

Weakness dominated the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) as it continued on a downward trend, registering declines for the ...

How did the US stock market get so old?

Companies are already grown up when they go public, and big corporations like Amazon keep swallowing younger competitors.

Zim can’t afford mobile network breakdown

Imagine waking up one day not being able to go on the Internet, Zimbabweans know the feeling very well, with the country ...

4 weeks ago | March 1, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

Stocks trended southwards for the week ending Wednesday 27 February 2018 as markets recognised that premiums over real ...

Palladium: The most precious of precious metals

For the first time in more than a decade, palladium is rivalling gold in value. At its current spot price of just over ...

1 month ago | February 22, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

Stocks continued on a downward trend for the fourth consecutive week as the nation awaited announcement of the Reserve ...

RBZ focus on price stability welcome

Managing price stability more critical than quasi fiscal activities. The long delayed 2019 Monetary Policy Statement ...

2 months ago | February 8, 2019

RBZ Economic Review: What are numbers telling us

Taking Stock Kudzanai Sharara The latest Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Economic Review for the month of November 2018 ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Enacy Mapakame Stocks continued falling with three of the benchmark indices closing pointing southwards on waning demand ...

After years in the doldrums, gold miners are finally hot again

After years on the sidelines, gold producers are suddenly the mining world’s hottest topic as the industry gathers in ...

Lessons from cryptocurrency exchange’s CEO’s alleged death

Jeffrey Gogo If you are a young fortune-hunter toiling away on a computer in a basement, the prospect of death probably ...

2 months ago | February 1, 2019

Fighting corruption across the SSA region

Snapshot of the region This year’s Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) presents a largely gloomy picture for Africa — ...

Dear Libertarians: Trade deficits matter

Steve Hanke recently set out to prove “why President Trump’s trade message and protectionist policies are rubbish” in a ...

2 months ago | January 29, 2019

Cassava leads ZSE’s value drivers

Enacy Mapakame BH24 Reporter Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE)’s latest listing, Cassava led the market’s value drivers in ...