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Fee debate welcomed

7 December 2016

The Commission for Financial Capability has welcomed fresh debate on the touchy subject of KiwiSaver fees after a new report suggested there was an "unhealthy focus" on fees - rather than the overall outcome delivered by various schemes. More>

ACT wants NZ Super debate

25 November 2016

ACT is calling for a debate over the sustainability of New Zealand Superannuation. "Politicians must take Treasury’s long term position report seriously for young New Zealanders."  More>

Industry must embrace change: CFFC

7 September 2016

Commission for Financial Capability: “The industry has got to evolve and change and provide advice in a way so people get what they want when they want it. Not just trying to fit square pegs into a square hole. Everyone knows non-bank advice is not growing and there needs to be other choices.” Good Returns.  More>  

Look under the bonnet of bond benchmarks

6 September 2016

The average maturity of widely-followed fixed interest indices has quietly been extending longer and longer. David Scobie, senior consultant at Mercer, takes a look at the potential implications for investor portfolios. Good Returns. More>