EconomyApril 6, 2017

The 2017 Budget in a Nut Shell
Every time a Finance Minister takes to the stand and presents the coming year’s budget, CEOs, entrepreneurs and Finance Managers alike listen with keen interest on what the macroeconomic environment will be like for their businesses in the coming year. Hon.  Felix Mutati last week Friday 11thNovember 2016, presented Zambia’s budget to the house of […]

Economy, Finance, Madison Financial Services PlcMarch 6, 2017

Why List on LUSE?
As the founder of TFHZPC sat down to have a pint at one of Lusaka’s finest pubs, the question of why the financial health of Zambian companies was so important was posed to him by a local. “Are not all companies good enough for this trending blog of yours?” To the contrary, small and medium […]

EconomyMarch 6, 2017

The Cost of Capital in Zambia
Entrepreneurs beware. Capital budgeting is real. You could be starting up a small “nthemba” that sells talk time, setting up a butchery in high density area, investing in heavy equipment that will see you offer a service that many locals only dreamed would be provided by Multinational Corps (MNCs): knowing your cost of capital is […]