08 Sep 2021

The Bank of Zambia announced on 7th September 2021 that it had made changes to the Government Securities Auction Thresholds for both Treasury Bills and Government Bonds. The maximum bid amount for the Non Competitive window has been bumped up from K29,000.00 to K499,000.00 (Face Value) per bidder per tenor. The minimum bid amount is unchanged at K1,000.00. The minimum bid amount for the ...

07 Sep 2021

The annual food inflation rate for August, 2021 was recorded at 31.6 percent compared to 31.2 percent recorded in July 2021, an increase of0.4 percentage points. The annual non food inflation rate for August 2021 was recorded at 16.3 percent from 17.0 percent in July 2021. The decrease in inflation rate was mainly attributed to Price decreases in Purchases of Motor vehicles (Toyota Hilux...

01 Aug 2021

"We may not have achieved all the things we set out to do, but we surely did what we could with the strength and energy that we were given. The small deeds we did were better than the great deeds planned. I wish to thank each one for the great run in 2020." Mr Nicholas Kabaso, President http://www.cmaz.co.zm/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/2020-CMAZ-ANNUAL-REPORT.pdf...

08 Jun 2021

Margaret Mead once said “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Signing the memorandum of understanding the WWF and CMAZ signed a commitment to raise awareness for increased green financing among practitioners and issuers. As part of this MOU is to provide an effective framework for collab...

13 May 2021

In a continued quest to bring more partners on board to help advance the interest of the association, the Capital Markets Association of Zambia once again brought strong partners on Board as they got to sign a memorandum of understanding with Prospero Zambia. Prospero Zambia partners with leading private sector players, government agencies and business associations to design synergist...

08 May 2021

“It is no new discovery that technology has changed the way we interact daily. Our phones and other electronic devices have become the quickest and arguably the most efficient way of communicating and streamlining systems and processes, in a bid for people’s lives be made more convenient.” Dr Bwalya Ngandu, Hon Minister of Finance, The market has for some time sought to prey on the ad...

08 Apr 2021

The Capital Markets Association of Zambia – CMAZ has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Zambian Business Times – ZBT that will see the two organizations partner and leverage the synergies that has previously not been fully exploited for the growth and development of capital markets in Zambia. CMAZ Secretary who is also the Managing Director of Altus Capital Cecilia Si...

24 Feb 2021

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has on the 9th December 2020 granted recognition of the Capital Markets Association of Zambia (CMAZ) as a self-regulatory organization. The Commission pursuant to section 29 of the Securities Act, No.41 of 2016 and having been satisfied that it is in the public interest to do so, granted the Capital Markets Association of Zambia RECOGNITION...