Economy, OpinionJuly 25, 2020

Weekly Capital Market Report (20th to 24th July 2020)
As we anticipated the fourth week of July 2020 bond trading on the LuSE would be the turn around week for the equities market as it recorded a score of 18% to 82% on the bond market. Although, this score is not the best we’ve seen in comparison to the penultimate weeks in the previous […]

Economy, OpinionJuly 25, 2020

Weekly Stock Market Review (20th to 25th July 2020)
In the fourth week of 2020 trading on the LuSE, Only four days recorded trades of which Friday’s equities trading was the best performing for the week. Nine companies’ securities recorded trades. Trading activity was recorded in BATA, CEC ZAMBIA, LAFARGE, MADISON FINANCIAL SERVICES, STANDARD CHARTERED ZAMBIA, ZAMBEEF, ZANACO and ZAMBIA SUGAR. Monday 20th There […]

EconomyJuly 24, 2020

Daily FiZ – Friday 24/07
Story of the Day:  Prima Reinsurance Plc has successfully listed 15 million additional shares following a Rights issue, according to a statement from the company. Read more Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Telecom  The Association of Mine suppliers and Contractors – AMSC has expressed disappointment at Glencore owned Mopani Copper Mines – MCM […]

EconomyJuly 23, 2020

Daily FiZ – Thursday 23/07
Story of the Day:  Three weeks into July 2020 bond trading on the LuSE, we do not see a change in our frequent pattern of the bond market completely dominating the equities market. Hoping week four like we’ve seen in previous months the penultimate week or final week have a magnificent turn of events for […]

EconomyJuly 22, 2020

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 22/07
Story of the Day: After months of preparation, the Manganese Mining company established by ZCCM IH has finally commenced operations in Serenje. Read more Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Telecom  President Edgar Lungu has requested debt relief and cancellation from China due to the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, his office said. Lungu […]

EconomyJuly 21, 2020

Daily FiZ – Tuesday 21/07
Story of the Day: Private sector activity in Zambia tumbled in June as the global coronavirus pandemic hammered consumer demand and forced businesses to reduce their operations and staffing levels, although there were signs that the worst of the downturn may have passed. Output, new orders, and employment all continued to decrease sharply, but at […]

Economy, OpinionJuly 20, 2020

COVID-19 continues to impact PMI in winter
Private sector activity in Zambia tumbled in June as the global coronavirus pandemic hammered consumer demand and forced businesses to reduce their operations and staffing levels, although there were signs that the worst of the downturn may have passed. Output, new orders, and employment all continued to decrease sharply, but at softer rates than in […]

EconomyJuly 20, 2020

Daily FiZ – Monday 20/07
Story of the Day: CEC Africa has been served a letter of demand from Zambia Energy Corporation Limited of K15.40 million, according to a statement from the Company. Read more Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Telecom  Zambia’s state-owned investment arm will run mines as an operator rather than a minority investor in future […]

Economy, OpinionJuly 18, 2020

Bond Market Diary (13th to 17th July 2020)
Three weeks into July 2020 bond trading, bonds of total face value of K21,663,000 were transacted in 16 trades, yielding a market value sales of K31,109,000. Only four days recorded trades of which Tuesdays’ bond trading was the best performing for the week. Monday 13th Bonds of total face value of K236,000 were transacted in […]

Economy, OpinionJuly 18, 2020

Weekly Capital Market Report (13th to 17th July 2020)
Three weeks into July 2020 bond trading on the LuSE, we do not see a change in our frequent pattern of the bond market completely dominating the equities market. Hoping week four like we’ve seen in previous months the penultimate week or final week have a magnificent turn of events for the equities market. This […]