Economy, OpinionAugust 3, 2022

Weekly Stock Market Review (25th to 29th July 2022)
In the fifth week of July 2022, sixteen company securities recorded trades of which Africa Explosives Limited was the highest priced security. In comparison to week five of July 2021, with twelve securities and Shoprite Holdings as the highest priced, Thursdays’ equity trading was the best performance of the week. Trading activity was recorded in […]

EconomyAugust 3, 2022

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 03/08
Story of the Day On 26 July, 2022, ZCCM-IH announced through a statement issued by the Company Secretary that it has agreed to provide Corporate Guarantees to Atlas Mara amounting to US $15 million for Mopani Copper Mines. Read more Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Intelligent Technologies Workers Compensation Fund Control Board, Commissioner […]

EconomyAugust 2, 2022

Daily FiZ – Tuesday 02/08
Story of the Day A key attribute of the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) is its dexterity – the agility with which it has been able to respond to the pressing needs of the country at any given time. Since its establishment, the Corporation has been instrumental in spearheading and implementing South Africa’s industrial development trajectory […]

EconomyJuly 29, 2022

Daily FiZ – Friday 29/07
Story of the Day ZESCO has revealed that Zambia has achieved an electricity generation surplus of 1,156MW (Megawatts) following the successful commissioning of 4x150MW capacity from the 750MW Kafue Gorge Lower Power Station. ZESCO Managing Director Eng. Victor Mapani says currently the installed national generation capacity stands at 3,456.8MW against a peak national demand of […]

EconomyJuly 28, 2022

Daily FiZ – Thursday 28/07
Story of the Day This month the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations commenced with great expectation from viewers across the country as the ‘Shepolopolo’ had earned a substantial local following due to heroic performances in the 2020 Olympics. However, a swirl of rumours confirmed by snippets in sparse articles ultimately confirmed what we feared the […]

StrategyJuly 27, 2022

PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA WELCOMES THE SERUM INSTITUTE FUNDING INITIATIVE FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF AU HEALTH WORKFORCE
President Cyril Ramaphosa has, in his capacity as AU COVID-19 Champion, welcomed the Serum Institute of India (SII) ground-breaking initiative to provide an initial USD 2,500,000 that will support the AU COVID-19 Commission as it implements the mandate to establish an AU Health Workforce Task Team which will undertake the programmatic work, public engagement and […]

EconomyJuly 27, 2022

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 27/07
Story of the Day South Africa is on a drive to broaden the existing pool of Black Industrialists. The objective is to accelerate transformation, ensuring that Black-owned businesses become active players in the mainstream economy. Over the past seven years, the South African Government has helped black-owned and managed businesses expand their operations into vital […]

Economy, OpinionJuly 26, 2022

Weekly Bond Market Diary (18th to 22nd July 2022)
Four weeks into July 2022 bond trading, there were two days that recorded trades, of which Wednesdays bond trading was the best performing day of the week. Bonds of total face value of K196,737,000 were transacted in 28 trades, resulting in a market value sales of K136,534,470. Bonds are a low risk investment issued when […]

Economy, OpinionJuly 26, 2022

Weekly Capital Market Report (18th to 22nd July 2022)
In the battle of opposites in the fourth week of July 2022, trading on the Lusaka Securities Exchange. Yet another week of the bond market completely dominating the equities side as it recorded a 100% score. In comparison to this time last year, we see the complete opposite as it was the equities market that […]

Economy, OpinionJuly 26, 2022

Weekly Stock Market Review (18th to 22nd July 2022)
In the fourth week of July 2022, trading on the Lusaka Stock Exchange there were fifteen securities that recorded trades of which Africa Explosives Limited was the highest priced. In comparison to this time last year, we see twelve companies record trades with Shoprite Holdings as the highest priced. Monday was the best performing day […]