2017 WORKPLACE SAVINGS AWARDS NOW OPEN!
Nominations open 15 June 2017
Nominations close 31 July 2017
To enter and for 2017 Workplace Savings Awards information visit: www.workplacesavingsawards.org.nz
The winners of the 2017 Workplace Savings Awards will be announced at the Gala Awards Dinner during this year's annual conference on Thursday, 7 September 2017
For information and to register for the conference visit: www.navigatingchange.co.nz
2017 NAVIGATING CHANGE NATIONAL CONFERENCE. EARLY-BIRD FINISHES 30 JUNE 2017. BOOK NOW!!
* Hilton Hotel, Auckland * 7-8 September 2017
We are proud to announce the launch of the inaugural Financial Services Council (FSC) and Workplace Savings NZ (WSNZ) national conference. The two-day conference aims to showcase the big issues facing the sector as well as challenging and inspiring delegates to Navigate the Change in their worlds. The conference will be jointly hosted by the Financial Services Council and Workplace Savings NZ.
For more information and to register visit www.navigatingchange.co.nz
The Workplace Savings 2016 report is now available online. Click here to view the report.
WSNZ ACTION & INDUSTRY UPDATES
View the latest updates and member communications here. Login required.
Workplace Savings NZ's updated industry guidelines are available here:
Significant Financial Hardship Processing Guidelines 2015
Serious Illness Processing Guidelines 2015
Buying a Home with KiwiSaver 2015 (incorporates HomeStart changes)
:: HomeStart Grant and First Home KiwiSaver withdrawals
:: KiwiSaver quarterly surveys. Member login required.
:: FMC Act: Summary report for members.
:: KiwiSaver: provider information and more.
:: Workplace Savings NZ Annual Report 2015.
17 May 2017
New Zealand Herald: Quick question: what's the difference between a savings account and a KiwiSaver account?
17 May 2017
New Zealand Herald: Strong investment growth has boosted the value of KiwiSaver to over $40 billion but individual balances remain low for many despite the scheme running for nearly 10 years.
11 May 2017
Worth seeking advice from financial adviser who specialises in insurance.
1 May 2017
InvestmentNewsNZ: Active management has a proven edge in the bond market, according to a new study by global fixed income giant PIMCO, where almost two-thirds of index-ignorers have outperformed passive peers in the US. More>
1 May 2017
InvestmentNewsNZ: Willis Towers Watson is morphing into a fund manager, just as its main global competitors have done. And it is going to try to do it as a seamless offering in a spectrum of services for big super fund clients. Good luck with that. More>