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KiwiSaver auto-enrolment go-ahead

18 October 2011

Finance Minister Bill English this afternoon said his Government had considered KiwiSaver auto-enrolment and decided to go ahead with the plan in 2014/15 if its books have returned to surplus by then.

Forced savings debate heats up

20 August 2011

Australia's two-decade long scheme, now worth A$1.23 trillion, has been a resounding success.  In contrast, New Zealand's efforts have been stop-start and characterised by bouts of political intervention, and its capital markets have lacked depth.