Markets

5 months ago | November 2, 2018

Stock Market Weekly Review

Enacy Mapakame A bearish sentiment persisted on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) as three of the market’s indicators ...

Stock markets: It’s blood bath across globe

. . . but ZSE has other ideas If all you looked at is the performance of Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed stocks in ...

Sub-Saharan Africa sets new record of improving business climate

Sub Saharan Africa set a new record for a third consecutive year, carrying out 107 reforms in the past year to improve ...

5 months ago | October 26, 2018

Stock Market Weekly Review

Enacy Mapakame Stocks traded mixed closing the week to Wednesday with marginal gains as three of the four indices closed ...

Winners and losers

Taking Stock Kudzanai Sharara This month and probably the previous one was not Zimbabwe’s finest — by any means. From ...

Is ZSE being abused as a vehicle for money laundering?

Tawanda Musarurwa Capital markets can be facile targets as vehicles for money laundering because they are typically a ...

Bitcoin @10: Celebrating an enabler of digital left

Jeffrey Gogo When the history of anarchism in global economics is written, bitcoin will have a special chapter.

5 months ago | October 19, 2018

Can Africa make plastic recycling pay?

Around the world, researchers estimate that about 8 million tonnes of plastic waste leak from land into the sea each year

SA slump batters smaller neighbours

The fortunes of Lesotho, Namibia, and Eswatini, formerly known as Swaziland, are beholden to  developments in their ...

Bitcoin temporarily mooned to $31 000 amid currency crisis

The price of bitcoin (BTC) on local social media groups such as Whatsapp this week hit more than $19 600, about 200 ...

Is there still value in ZSE stocks?

The problem for investors now is to find whether you are getting value from ballooning stock prices, or it’s just a ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Enacy Mapakame Selling pressure on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) saw three of the bourse’s benchmark indices close ...

5 months ago | October 12, 2018

Rand firmer ahead of Moody’s rating decision

JOHANNESBURG – The South African rand firmed against the globally hobbled dollar early on Friday ahead of the ...

Fintech poses threats to economic stability: IMF, World Bank

Financial technology poses risks to global economic stability, if left unchecked, the International Monetary Fund and ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Enacy Mapakame The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE)’s market aggregates surged in the week to Wednesday with the volume of ...

6 months ago | October 10, 2018

Rand steady in early trade

JOHANNESBURG – The South African rand was steady early on Wednesday, after strengthening the previous day on news ...

6 months ago | October 4, 2018

Rand weakens after World Bank cuts growth forecast

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand retreated early on Thursday after the World Bank cut its economic growth ...

Zim calving rate below national target

Kudakwashe Mhundwa HARARE – Zimbabwe should work on measures to increasing its calving rate as efforts still stand ...

6 months ago | September 25, 2018

Rand weakens as stimulus package disappoints

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand was on the back foot on Tuesday amid weak emerging market sentiment and with ...

Tourist arrivals at Great Zimbabwe spike

Walter Mswazie MASVINGO – Tourist arrivals at Great Zimbabwe Monuments continue to spike with the World Heritage ...