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Smartshares product manager Dean Anderson: Top 10 questions

24 April 2017 Smartshares product manager Dean Anderson on not letting the daily news distract you, the Tao of wealth management, challenges for active investors, playing the long game and more. More>  

JMIS goes clear with new PIE recipe, back-office deal with Devon

10 April 2017

InvestmentNewsNZ: The Auckland-based JMIS has rebranded its $275 million portfolio investment entity (PIE) funds arm while doubling the product range with the launch of three new funds last week. More>  

Global Sustainable Investment Review 2016 released

29 March 2017

The Global Sustainable Investment Alliance (GSIA) released its biennial Global Sustainable Investment Review 2016, showing that global sustainable investment assets reached $22.89 trillion at the start of 2016, a 25% increase from 2014. More>

Martin Hawes: Buffett versus the hedge funds

20 March 2017 It is with trepidation that I take on the world's greatest investor. Warren Buffett's company Berkshire Hathaway, has produced returns for investors of over 20 per cent per annum over the last 50 years – and it is pretty hard to argue with that.  More>

What Fund Manager Bonuses Tell Us

10 March 2017

Morningstar: We believe that shareholders of actively managed funds must maintain long-term investment horizons to reap the rewards of active management. Likewise, investment firms should compensate their managers based on long-term performance. More>

Russell Investments goes cluster-free

19 December 2016

Russell Investments has joined the growing band of managers to specifically exclude controversial weapons manufacturers from its investment universe. In a note to NZ clients earlier this month, Russell says the change followed a recent review of its environmental, social and governance (ESG) process. InvestmentNewsNZ. More>

Top 10 InvestmentNewsNZ stories of the year

19 December 2016

Rules are rules. End-of-year media sign-offs are required by law to include a top 10 list. And in a spirit of compliance, here’s the 10 most-read Investment News NZ (IN NZ) stories over 2016 in descending order. InvestmentNewsNZ. More>

KiwiSavers want to engage responsibly: RIAA

21 November 2016

Most KiwiSaver investors favour engagement rather than divestment of troublesome stocks, a new survey commissioned by the Responsible Investment Association of Australasia (RIAA) has found. InvestmentNewsNZ. More>

40% deposit rules impact

16 November 2016

The new 40% deposit rules for investors have clearly had an impact - but the jury is very much out on how long the impact lasts for. More>

Baby boomers leverage capital gains

16 November 2016

Baby boomers leveraging off capital gains to buy investment properties rather than paying off the mortgage as they head towards retirement. More>