Markets

2 months ago | May 3, 2019

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 ...

2 months 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 ...

2 months 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 ...

3 months 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 ...

3 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 ...

3 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 ...

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.

3 months 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 ...