Markets

1 year ago | December 1, 2017

Zim’s coffee industry seeks $65m

— Industry strategy seeks to grow hectarage by 2 000ha — To generate $25 million export earnings Business ...

Old Mutual as a measure of value

Mamvura’s Market Minute — It’s not often that Mamvura experiences schadenfreude, but watching Old Mutual drop in ...

‘Bitcoin’s got flavour, ignore at own peril’

Jeffrey Gogo — State pension fund NSSA will consider moving money into bitcoin in the future, but will be cautious ...

Major ammendments planned in export law

Africa Moyo — Government’s efforts to reduce bottlenecks impacting on the export business under the Rapid Results ...

1 year ago | November 17, 2017

Zim set for 28 tonne gold haul

Africa Moyo Zimbabwe is this year is heading towards breaking its 18-year record of the highest ever gold output of 27,1 ...

1 year ago | November 10, 2017

Palladium holds near multi-year peaks; gold holds steady

Singapore. — Gold prices hold largely steady after marking a near three-week high in the previous session, while ...

Delta’s market value rises to $4bn as ZSE continues to rise

Business Writer The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange clocked 15 billion market capitalisation this week as stocks continued their ...

Free money for bitcoin investors. . . as currency splits for ...

Jeffrey Gogo Investors on the Harare-based virtual money exchange Golix.io are to receive hundreds of thousands of ...

November 14 marks 20th anniversary of Black Friday

Mamvura’s Market Minute Next Tuesday, November 14, marks the 20th anniversary of Black Friday, the start of the economic ...

1 year ago | November 3, 2017

ZSE records biggest monthly turnover

Kudzanai Sharara The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange recorded its biggest monthly turnover since dollarisation after the October ...

1 year ago | October 27, 2017

Mamvura’s market minute

Art managed to recover to its January 1 level on Friday (only to lose it again on Wednesday), meaning there was only one ...

1 year ago | October 20, 2017

Mamvura’s market minute

Yesterday (October 19) was the 30th anniversary of Black Monday — when Wall Street recorded its largest fall (22,61 ...

Zimbabwe to proceed with platinum levy

Golden Sibanda Zimbabwe will proceed with plans to levy 15 percent on raw platinum exports starting next year, if ...

1 year ago | October 13, 2017

The hits and the misses of the last reporting season

June reporting season was not anything far from the general analysts’ forecasts. Earnings were weaker across most ...

Palladium overtakes platinum, for now

Johannesburg. — Advances in electric vehicles powered by batteries will have a “devastating impact” on ...

1 year ago | October 6, 2017

A forward looking budget, informed by lessons of the past

Kudzanai Sharara Taking stock The 2018 national budget consultation meetings have started. Government ministries, state ...

Marketing artworks and exhibitions

National Arts Gallery Marketing consists the designing of exhibitions and other products so as to attract the audience. ...

2 years ago | September 22, 2017

Not everybody will make it out of the maze

Kudzanai Sharara Taking Stock A lot is going on in Zimbabwe. For entities in the country, the economy seems to be ...

2 years ago | September 1, 2017

Questions about investment markets (Part 2)

Investments are never the same, and knowing about them, why one needs to invest, what to invest in, when to invest and ...

Harsh as truth, inflexible as justice

Welcome to Taking Stock, a brand new weekly column where I will look back, analyse and comment on business and economic ...