EconomyNovember 9, 2022

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 09/11
Story of the Day The Africa Fintech Summit has a core purpose to bring Fintech Changemakers together in a place where ideas are explored, investments mobilized and collaborations formed across sectors and geographies. Twice a year, we bring the issues, entrepreneurs, and opportunities revolutionizing finance in Africa to the world’s stage. The Summit takes place […]

StrategyNovember 8, 2022

ZAMEFA- CHANGE IN DIRECTORATE
Pursuant to section 3.59 of the LuSE Listing Requirements, the Board of Directors of Metal Fabricators of Zambia Plc (“ZAMEFA” or the “Company”) wishes to announce the resignation of JOHAN LOUIS DU PLESSIS as a Director of the Board with immediate effect. The Board would like to express appreciation to Mr du Plessis for his […]

Agriculture, EconomyNovember 8, 2022

South Africa’s food security conditions
“This article has been republished on financial insight with permission of the author” October 16 marked World Food Day, commemorating the founding of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization in 1945. Across the world, this day offers an opportunity for countries to assess their food security conditions and efforts to boost agricultural production. One […]

EconomyNovember 8, 2022

Daily FiZ – Tuesday 08/11
Story of the Day Ethics and Investing are probably two words you won’t often find together. From scandals to pollution. Greedy executives to blatant rights violations. Corporations have carried out many environmental and social harms over the years in the name of profits. Traditional financial models have long focused almost exclusively on monetary factors. That’s to […]

Economy, FinanceNovember 7, 2022

The Africa Fintech Summit – A Summit like No Other for our Partners.
The Africa Fintech Summit has a core purpose to bring Fintech Changemakers together in a place where ideas are explored, investments mobilized and collaborations formed across sectors and geographies. Twice a year, we bring the issues, entrepreneurs, and opportunities revolutionizing finance in Africa to the world’s stage.   The Summit takes place in Washington, D.C., every April—in li

EconomyNovember 7, 2022

Daily FiZ – Monday 07/11
Story of the Day ZCCM-IH recorded a loss after tax of ZMW817.4 million compared to a profit of ZMW479.7 million in the six months period to 30th June 2021. This was mainly due to a significant loss recorded by a subsidiary, namely Mopani Copper Mines PLC, of ZMW2.1 billion (US$70 million) in this period. Read […]

OpinionNovember 7, 2022

How ESG Metrics Work and Why Investors Should Care
Ethics and Investing are probably two words you won’t often find together. From scandals to pollution. Greedy executives to blatant rights violations. Corporations have carried out many environmental and social harms over the years in the name of profits. Traditional financial models have long focused almost exclusively on monetary factors. That’s to say that, If […]

StrategyNovember 7, 2022

Reflections on the just ended African Fintech Summit
The “techies” are gone but they have left an indelible mark on participants of the just ended African Fintech Summit in Cape Town South Africa.   Not only was the summit well organized from scheduling of program and ensuring delegates were ever engaged, it was the selection of topics for the panel discussions that was […]

EconomyNovember 5, 2022

Weekly round up of listed and quoted companies on LuSE in week 44
There were 5 Stock Exchange News Services (SENS) announcements in week 44 on the LuSE; 1 from Madison Financial Services(MFIN/MAFS);2 from Zambia Sugar(ZSUG);1 from ZCCM Investment Holdings ZCCM-IH;1 from Zambian Breweries(ZAMBREW). MADISON FINANCIAL SERVICES;FURTHER CAUTIONARY RENEWAL Shareholders are referred to the First Cautionary Announcement issued on 3April 2020 and the subsequent Further C

EconomyNovember 4, 2022

LUSE – MARKET NOTICE
TRADING OF SECURITIES USING MADISON ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY LIMITED (MAMCO) The Public and Market Participants are referred to the notice issued by the LuSE dated 26th October 2022. This Notice serves to inform the public that the LuSE has with immediate effect lifted the Trading suspension of Madison Asset Management Company Limited (MAMCo). The Public […]