Nominations for 3 places on the WSNZ Council are now open. An election will be held if 4 or more nominations are received. More information.
2014 Industry Breakfasts
Wednesday 26th (WN) and Thursday 27th March (AK)
Bevan Graham and Keith Poore from AMP Capital will present at our industry breakfast events this month. The topic: 2014 Outlook: Key economic themes and perspectives on asset returns. Register here for the Wellington event or here for Auckland. More information.
Advocacy and Research
Read more on Workplace Savings NZ's current submissions. Recent submissions (December 2013) include feedback to the FMA on Licensing Trustees and our submission to MBIE on the FMC Regulations - First Exposure Draft.
:: Industry Forum: “After Change Comes Opportunity!”
:: 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.
:: 2013 Communication Awards.
11 March 2014
A new survey has found low levels of understanding about certain aspects of the KiwiSaver retirement savings scheme.
4 March 2014
If I were to deposit cash into KiwiSaver would I be taxed?
The short answer is yes, KiwiSaver is taxed. But taxation isn't the only difference between saving through KiwiSaver and the cash-deposit options.
27 February 2014
Funding pensions by saving through the Superannuation Fund lowers risk for future generations, says study.
25 February 2014
Saving scheme trustees have serious responsibilities, so you will need to have exhausted other financial options.
18 February 2014
Our daughter is returning to New Zealand from Australia this year. She has lived and worked in Sydney for three and a half years and has paid compulsory superannuation contributions during all that period. I understand that she is allowed to transfer these across to her New Zealand KiwiSaver account?