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Budget 2016: No hints at KiwiSaver auto-enrol plan

24 May 2016

Finance Minister Bill English is giving no hints as to whether he will introduce auto-enrolment into KiwiSaver soon, despite saying forecast surpluses for the years ahead provided a chance to "save for the future."

Autopilot mode helps KiwiSaver members to better returns

17 May 2016

KiwiSaver investors are suffering less of a “behaviour gap” in returns than investors in other New Zealand managed funds, new research from Morningstar shows.

Passport controls set $700m barrier for NZ funds

1 May 2016

Despite a relatively high entry barrier over 20 New Zealand fund managers could benefit from the just-signed Asia Region Funds Passport (ARFP), according the Financial Markets Authority (FMA).

KiwiSaver change to help 'second-chance' homeowners

29 April 2016

The HomeStart scheme is to be changed to make it easier for 'second-chance homeowners' to dip into their KiwiSaver pot.

How to improve KiwiSaver? Industry gives ideas

27 April 2016

Allowing people to contribute to KiwiSaver at less than 3 per cent for a limited time and shortening the contribution holiday from five years to one are just two of eight options being proposed to help get more people saving into the scheme.