Microfinanciers turn to capital preservation strategies

According to Zamfi, this strategy was influenced by its bid to mitigate against the challenges of the exchange rate instability, high inflation and political risks.
By Melody Chikono Sep. 13, 2023

Ceteris Paribus: What more can my money buy-inflation subsides

Blended inflation is a combination of inflation for prices that are quoted in United States dollars and inflation for prices quoted in ZW$.
By Tinashe Duma Aug. 4, 2023

Editorial Comment: Stop the threats and fix economic fundamentals

The government and RBZ blame businesses for the local currency’s woes, hence the threats to freeze their accounts and prosecute company directors.
By The Standard Jun. 11, 2023

Weakening Zim currency unsettles fragile industries

The interbank exchange rate rocketed by 68% from US$1:ZW$684 in December last year, to US$1:ZW$930 at the end of March.
By Mthandazo Nyoni May. 19, 2023

It will not work, industry tells Ncube

Ncube last week outlined a slew of steps to protect the local currency and slow price hikes in an effort to address the widespread price spikes.
By Freeman Makopa May. 14, 2023

Ceteris Paribus: Get rich quick on currency market

A 100% premium, as highlighted above, would likely lead to an increase in Zimbabwe dollar inflation in reality, despite not being officially published as an independent statistic.
By Tinashe Duma May. 5, 2023

Candid Comment: Runaway black market rate spells doom for economy

This week parallel market dealers were buying US$1:ZW$2 000 and selling at US$1:ZW$2 200.
By Tinashe Makichi May. 5, 2023

No sign of Zimdollar stability in the short-term outlook

Government issued Treasury Bills (TBs) valued at about US$1,45 billion in fulfilment of obligations due to some creditors and suppliers, prior to shelved.
By Respect Gwenzi May. 5, 2023

Exchange rate situation to worsen

The current pace of losses on both markets is ahead of all the past four years since the reintroduction of the local currency.
By Respect Gwenzi Apr. 21, 2023