Agriculture, Zambia Sugar PlcNovember 19, 2019

Increased Sugarcane supply for the financial year ending 31st August 2019
The financial results for the year ended 31 August 2019 show a marked improvement year on year for Zambia Sugar Plc. Despite facing several economic challenging conditions, the company made positive strides towards improving the financial position. The operational performance for the financial year showed an improvement compared to the previous financial years. Sugarcane supply […]

Retail, Shoprite Holdings PlcAugust 21, 2019

Shoprite -“Lower Prices You Can Trust Always”
Shoprite Holdings Limited is an investment holding company whose combined subsidiaries constitute the largest fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) retailer on the African continent and the Indian Ocean Islands, with operations in 15 countries. The company’s headquarters are in the Western Cape province of South Africa. Shoprite Holdings Limited is a public company listed on the Johannesburg

MiningAugust 1, 2019

FQM Q2 2019 Performance
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian based mining and metals company whose principal activities include mineral exploration, development and mining. Its main product is copper, which accounts for 80% of revenues as of 2016. First Quantum’s common shares are listed for trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange in Canada (symbol “FM”). Until 2016, First […]


Banking, Investrust Bank PlcJuly 13, 2019

Abridged Financial Analysis – Investrust Bank Plc
Investrust Bank Plc has continued its efforts to record positive trends in the overall performance despite still being in a loss making position. The Bank has managed to achieve their positive trends with the help of their 25 branches after closing 2 branches and 3 agencies across Zambia, offering a full range of banking services […]

Taj Pamodzi Hotels Plc, TourismJune 26, 2019

Taj Pamodzi Hotel – Abridged Financial Results Analysis
Taj Pamodzi Hotel is an incredible 5-star hotel that is located in the center of Zambia’s capital Lusaka, within easy reach of popular attractions such as the Independence Stadium. This luxurious hotel combines top quality amenities with elegant design to provide guests with a welcoming atmosphere that ensures a comfortable and relaxing stay while at […]

Beverage, National BreweriesJune 25, 2019

National Breweries PLc – Abridged 2018 Financial Results Analysis
National Breweries PLc is the leading producer of traditional beer (TAB), namely Chibuku shake and Chibuku super, pasteurized TAB with a longer shelf life, which gives it a distinct advantage with delivery to a wide geographic reach. “National Breweries became part of Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB inBev), the largest brewer in the world with more than […]

Banking, StandchartJune 19, 2019

Standard Chartered Bank Zambia Plc- Performance Review
Standard Chartered Bank Zambia Plc is an extraordinary organization with a rich history in Zambia stemming over 110 years. Based on its brand positioning which its clients greatly appreciate it has the potential to grow the overall business. However, risk management within the banking sector has continued to be part of their strategy in order […]

Manufacturing, ZAMEFA PlcMay 27, 2019

Metal Fabricators of Zambia PLC 2019 Consolidated Half Year Results
Metal Fabricators of Zambia plc (Zamefa) was incorporated in the Republic of Zambia under the Zambia Companies Act as a public limited liability company and is domiciled in Zambia. Zamefa was incorporated in 1968 and privatized in 1996. The company was listed on the Lusaka Securities Exchange in September 2004. The principal shareholder of ZAMEFA […]

Agriculture, Zambeef Products PlcMay 16, 2019

Zambeef Performance Analysis 2018 Financial Year 
The Zambeef Group is one of the largest integrated agri-businesses in Zambia, involved in the primary production, processing, distribution and retailing of beef, chicken, pork, milk, eggs, dairy products, fish, flour and stockfeed, throughout Zambia and the surrounding region, as well as Nigeria and Ghana. The Group is also one of the largest cereal row […]

BankingMay 9, 2019

Atlas Mara’s ‘ABC’ Banking Corp sends take over signal to market
Atlas Mara Limited, a sub-Saharan African financial services group announced at the end of April that they had entered into a binding term sheet with Equity Group Holdings Plc for the exchange of certain banking assets of the company, according Bloomberg press release published on 30th April 2019. Their assets in Zambia were among the […]