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Surge in KiwiSaver withdrawals for first home-buyers

23 February 2015

Banks say many more first-home buyers have passed threshold to use scheme to get them into a property.

More KiwiSaver information needed

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.

University of Canterbury research into saving for super

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.

Aussie research house finds KiwiSaver cheap and cheerful

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.

KiwiSaver effect has wide reach

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.