Markets

3 months ago | June 7, 2019

Stock Market Weekly Review

Losses in five of the top 10 stocks dragged total value of the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) in the week to Wednesday, ...

SA’s growing confusion over the Reserve Bank

Late on Tuesday evening, the African National Congress had South Africans racking their brains, trying to figure out ...

3 months ago | May 31, 2019

Stocks rally amid flight to safety

Old Mutual Zimbabwe believes the rally that is currently prevailing on the local stock market is being driven by ...

Steward Bank partners C-Trade

Steward Bank says it has partnered with mobile and Online trading platform C-Trade to enhance retail investor ...

As Trump and Xi battle over trade

Africa, largely ignored in a US-China trade war that could roil economies worldwide, is quietly piecing together the ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Bulls charged on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) this week with the mainstream All Share index closing 27,51 percent ...

Forex bubble needs deflating

For the last nine months Zimbabwe has been getting its fiscal and monetary policies right, yet in the ultimate of weird ...

Seven things to consider when transacting in Africa

Countries that have the ability to attract investment but need work include South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria.

Kenya’s shilling management flirting with disaster

Many emerging market currencies have had a wild ride over the last year, yet Kenya’s shilling has remained largely stable.

3 months ago | May 28, 2019

Africa’s megacities: Magnet for investors

Megacities, cities with a population of at least 10 million, are sprouting everywhere in Africa. Cairo in Egypt, ...

Public transport subsidy could be a game changer

Government earlier this week announced plans to subsidise public transport through ZUPCO, a move that will cost $8 ...

Forex repatriation worries ZSE investors

The acute foreign currency shortage being experienced in the country is limiting the participation of foreign investors ...

3 months ago | May 25, 2019

Markets averse to uncertainty

Government is failing to find traction in its new economic policies because it left too many uncertainties in place, ...

3 months ago | May 24, 2019

Stock market weekly review . . .

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) upsurge continued last week as investors search for safe haven. In the week to ...

4 months 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 ...