Industry Breakfast Series 2015
Following on from our well received events in 2014 our first breakfast series will be held in March. Save the dates: Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th March. More on the topic and registration details to follow soon.
Trustee Training 2015
Thinking about Trustee training this year? Find out more about our Professional Development offering here.
KiwiSaver HomeStart - useful information
KiwiSaver HomeStart changes are scheduled to take effect from 1 April 2015. Click here to read Workplace Savings NZ's submission on the Taxation (KiwiSaver HomeStart and Remedial Matters) Bill. Need to know more? Click here.
The Government has also published the following information on the proposed changes:
National's helping first home buyer policy
Summary of changes
HomeStart questions and answers.
:: Trans-Tasman Portability: schemes accepting trans-tasman transfers and FAQs.
:: KiwiSaver quarterly surveys. Member login required.
:: FMC Act: Summary report for members.
:: KiwiSaver: provider information and more.
:: SuperNews: our bi-monthly e-newsletter.
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23 February 2015
Banks say many more first-home buyers have passed threshold to use scheme to get them into a property.
17 February 2015
In the last two months of 2014, more than 30,000 KiwiSaver members changed provider. David Boyle (Group Manager Investor Education, Commission for Financial Capability) questions whether KiwiSaver members are switching providers without understanding the consequences.
10 February 2015
A University of Canterbury research project is exploring decisions people make regarding their KiwiSaver superannuation scheme, in what is arguably the most important financial decision of their lives.
5 February 2015
KiwiSaver gets mostly good marks from Australian research house SuperRatings, which praises the New Zealand system for its efficient, reasonably-priced and engaging qualities.
29 January 2015
New Zealand’s boutique funds managers are set to benefit from the growth of KiwiSaver, even if they do not operate funds themselves.