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Company Overview of Imara Holdings Limited

Company Overview

Imara Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides asset management, corporate finance and advisory, stock broking, and trust and administration services in Africa and the United Kingdom. The company operates Asset Management, Corporate Finance, Stockbroking, and Trust Administration segments. It manages assets on behalf of Zambian institutional investors and high net worth individuals in Zambia and offshore capital markets; provides treasury advisory services for companies; and acts as an investment manager to various collective investment schemes. The company also provides advisory services related to capital markets, such as IPOs, rights offers and claw backs, underwriting, and bo...

Morojwa Mews

Unit 6, Second Floor

Plot 74770, Western Commercial Road

New Central Business District



Founded in 1938


267 318 8710


267 319 1767

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Imara Holdings Limited Key Developments

Imara Holdings Limited Announces Special Dividend

The Board of Directors of Imara Holdings Limited have declared a gross special dividend of 50 thebe per ordinary share, in respect of the 59,494,301 shares in issue and listed on the Venture Capital Board of the Botswana Stock Exchange, and resulting in a total dividend payment of BWP 29,747,151. The dividend will be paid to all shareholders registered in the books of the Company at the close of business on 24 February 2017. The dividend will be paid net of applicable withholding taxes under the Botswana Income Tax Act, as soon as is practically possible after 24 February 2017, and by no later than 3 March 2017.

Imara Holdings Limited Proposes Special Dividend

Imara Holdings Limited announced extraordinary general meeting of members of the company will be held on 24 February 2017, to approve and ratify a resolution of the Board of Directors of the Company, passed on 31 January 2017, declaring a special dividend of 50 thebe per share, in respect of the 59,494,301 shares in issue and listed on the Venture Capital Board of the Botswana Stock Exchange, and resulting in a total dividend payment of BWP 29,747,151. The last date to register, in order to be eligible for the dividend payment, is 17 February 2017. If approved, the Dividend will be paid, net of applicable withholding taxes in terms of the Botswana Income Tax Act (Cap: 52:01) as amended, to the registered shareholders of the company, on 24 February 2017, or as soon as is practically possible after this date.

Imara Holdings Limited Reports Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended October 31, 2016

Imara Holdings Limited reported consolidated unaudited earnings results for the six months ended October 31, 2016. For the period, the company reported continuing operations revenue of BWP 42,688,313 against BWP 49,616,390 a year ago. Operating loss was BWP 6,595,587 against operating profit of BWP 26,387,023 a year ago. Loss before tax for the period was BWP 5,961,938 against profit before tax of BWP 26,786,224 a year ago. Loss for the period from continuing operations was BWP 8,765,500 against profit of BWP 12,928,998 a year ago. Loss for the period attributable to equity holders of the parent was BWP 10,536,912 against profit of BWP 2,824,236 a year ago. Loss per diluted share from continuing operations was 14.38 thebe against earnings per share of 4.76 thebe a year ago. Loss per diluted share was 17.28 thebe against earnings per share of 4.62 thebe a year ago. Net cash outflows from operating activities were BWP 11,183,237 against net cash flows from operating activities of BWP 20,279,106 a year ago.

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