Viewing entries tagged with 'Funds Management'

Value investing now back in favour

19 April 2017

Nikkoam During the 2016 December quarter, we witnessed the value style stage a partial recovery after having underperformed for at least two years or so. Is this as good as it gets? Or will value continue to outperform after its initial recovery, after having being in the wilderness for some time? More>  

ANZ keen to keep KiwiSaver business

10 April 2017 When the ANZ Banking Group gets around to "considering" the future of its New Zealand wealth unit, one thing it won't be doing is selling its KiwiSaver business, CEO Shayne Elliott says. More>  

Take my advice, says money manager Warren Couillault

3 April 2017

NZ Herald: Warren Couillault came close to disappearing from public life over the past nine years, but now he is making a comeback. More>

Study finds investors can win with average active global share funds… there’s just one catch

3 April 2017

InvestmentNewsNZ: A new study has found backing just average active global equity funds managers can pay off – but only for institutional investors. More>

Distribution model key to trust post-crisis planning, MJW

3 April 2017

InvestmentNewsNZ: Funds designed to supply income over long-term intergenerational timelines should review how their current distribution policies would stack up following a financial crisis, a new Melville Jessup Weaver (MJW) paper argues. More>

Are Interval Funds the Next Big Thing?

22 March 2017

Morningstar: Interval funds are close cousins of closed-end funds, or CEFs, but they offer a unique set of pros and cons for investors. PIMCO made headlines last month when it launched an interval fund (PIMCO Flexible Credit Income) and registered to raise $1 billion in assets. More>

AMP Capital drops tobacco

22 March 2017

Goodreturns: AMP Capital says tobacco manufacturers do not meet its required ethical standards and will be excluded from the "investable universe" of all its funds. More>

NZX open to third-party distribution deals to fuel KiwiSaver, ETF growth

20 February 2017

InvestmentNewsNZ: The NZX would consider partnering with other entities – including advisory groups – to market its SuperLife KiwiSaver scheme, according to the group’s interim chief, Mark Peterson.  More>

More Aussie funds line up for recognition in NZ

8 February 2017

InvestmentNewsNZ: Australian-headquartered multi-boutique firm Bennelong Funds Management is making a formal play for the NZ market with the launch of nine products offered under the trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition regime. More>

Paul Glass on population

12 December 2016

Paul Glass argues New Zealand should target a desired rate of population so we can plan for the necessary infrastructure and housing required rather than trying to play catch up. More>