Economy

  • Undercover agents effective in uncovering risks to business
    Undercover agents effective in uncovering risks to business HARARE, One of the best means that a company can use to find out what is going on within the business and to detect possible theft or fraud is to make use of undercover operatives, according to Safeguard Investigations. Safeguard Investigations general manager Steve Jennings explained that the undercover operatives that Safeguard deploys Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

Corporate

  • ICZ newsletter October 2021
    Dear reader, please find attached the Insurance Council of Zimbabwe (ICZ) October 2021 newsletter. Happy reading…ICZ NEWSLETTER FROM THE EDITORS DESK RINGISAI BATIYA…..Marketing & PR Manager – ICZ The short-term insurance sector continues to show resilience despite the harsh economic conditions that have prevailed over the past decade and exacerbated by the devasting effects of the Covid-19 Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

Markets

  • THE ZSE/ VFEX TODAY: ZSE firmer on Tuesday
    ZSE firmer today HARARE, The ZSE traded firmer today with most indices reducing the losses from previous sessions. The Mining Index gained 19.30 points, the Top Ten Index added 2.47 points and the benchmark All Share Index was up by 15.49 points. First Mutual Properties and Getbucks were the biggest gainers adding 20% whilst Dawn Properties was the biggest loser after easing 11.53%. The market breadth Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

International

  • Insurance modernisation critical for business success
    Insurance modernisation critical for business success HARARE, Even prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic last year, insurers were under pressure to modernise their legacy systems as customers started expecting more agile solutions capable of benefitting from advances in digitalisation, the cloud, and even machine learning technologies. Global events over the past 17 months have accelerated Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

Analysis

  • Term insurance: How much should your coverage amount be?
    Life insurance is one of the important pillars of personal finance. In the COVID-19 era, this has assumed greater significance. In case of the death of the insured individual during the policy term, the death benefit (a lump-sum amount) is paid by the insurance company to the beneficiaries named by the individual. If the person survives the tenure of the policy, he/she doesn’t get anything back. The Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]