Lafarge, ManufacturingDecember 11, 2018

Lafarge parts company with Vincent
Vincent Bouckaert, CEO Lafarge Zambia Plc, has left the building. SENS announcement coming from Lafarge by order of the Muna Hantuba led board announced that Vincent would be departing (resigning) from the company effective 5th December 2018. Vincent was ushered in as the new CEO barely 2 years ago following the departure of Emmanuel Rigaux […]

Agriculture, Zambeef Products PlcDecember 10, 2018

Ah! Restatement in Zambeef’s 2018 Financials
Wait a minute! Just when we thought Zambeef could not come in any stronger in 2018, the company issued a SENS announcement on 5 December that signaled a restatement of their full year results. But before one gets excited that more money has been generated from revaluation of assets, it is important to understand what […]

PodcastDecember 8, 2018

Josh explains the Dutch Disease
In his sophomore article for FiZ, Josh explains the Dutch disease from a Zambian, perspective. Read the article here

Finance, ZCCM-Investment Holdings PlcDecember 4, 2018

ZCCM IH Inks Cement EPC and FAC Contract
ZCCM IH’s impresario, Dr Pius Kasolo, has made no secret of the fact that he wants to grow his investment company’s group portfolio. That is why the press team at Financial Insight were not surprised when the invitation came for the attendance to the signing ceremony of the Financing Agreement Contract (FAC) at their office […]

PodcastDecember 1, 2018

Outside – in @ Money Ep#08
The Host Chilufya Mulundu discusses companies on the Lusaka Securities Exchange with Mwelwa Chibesakunda of Financial Insights Zambia. In this show, Founder FIZ discusses the Q4 MPC statement from BoZ, Zambeef and Airtel.

Economy, OpinionNovember 29, 2018

MPC @ Q4 – Denny Signals Reversal
Dr. Denny Kalyalya and his team of economists held the final Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting for the year 2018 on November 19 to 20th. Judging from the statement he issued following the deliberations of his high council, Denny will have a lot on his mind when he sits down for Christmas dinner at the […]

Agriculture, Zambeef Products PlcNovember 27, 2018

Zambeef 2018 Strategic and Financial Performance
Francis Grogan could well be on his way to retaining the top slot that everyone has known to be one of the most powerful companies on the Lusaka Securities Exchange (luSE). CEO Francis’ dual listed company (Zambeef has an AIM listing in the UK) recently posted its final audited results and they were impressive. Not […]

PodcastNovember 26, 2018

Outside – in @ Money Ep#07
The Host Chilufya Mulundu discusses companies on the Lusaka Securities Exchange with Mwelwa Chibesakunda of Financial Insights Zambia. In this episode, Mwelwa discusses the Zambia Sugar AGM, financial analysis of the ZamSugar results and some insight into the FQM 2017 Annual Report.

Airtel Networks PlcNovember 24, 2018

Airtel at Half Year 2018
In a half year that saw the coming of the fourth mobile provider and the collapse of a data only provider, Airtel Zambia Plc posted unaudited results that showed their performance was under competitive forces constraint during the period under review. On September 24th 2018 through SENS Announcement, its board issued a statement that its […]

MiningNovember 22, 2018

FQM 2017 Annual Review
2017 will be remember by Philip K.R. Pascall (Chairman & CEO) as the year FQM advanced its primary objectives. Philip and his team set out to achieve a record copper production, stronger operating performance, a better-structured balance sheet, and a massive copper project within months of commissioning. According to FQM’s 2017 Annual Report, the company […]