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Cheaper not always better

25 November 2016

Carmel Fisher: "Mirror, mirror on the wall, which is the fairest KiwiSaver scheme of all?"  More>

Mercer's Scobie reflects on KiwiSaver

23 November 2016

David Scobie, senior consultant at Mercer, reflects on the risk and return outcomes experienced by KiwiSaver members since inception. Interest.co.nz. More>

RBNZ sees shift in savings behvaiour

23 November 2016

RBNZ sees 'tentative evidence' of a shift in saving behaviour in Aust & NZ due to pessimism about income growth and 'wealth hit' from the GFC. Interest.co.nz.  More>

KiwiSaver relief for quake-affected

23 November 2016

Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Paul Goldsmith has announced relief for KiwiSaver members who are suffering financial hardship following the November 14 earthquakes, by making it easier for them to withdraw their funds. Scoop.co.nz.  More>

Banks concerned about 'fee-chasers'

21 November 2016

Bank KiwiSaver providers are worried that proposed changes to annual statement requirements could lead to members chasing the lowest-fee providers. Goodreturns.co.nz. 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>

Ditch benchmarks advisers told

20 November 2016

Advisers are being urged to talk to their clients about the performance of their investments in terms of their goals, rather than referring to benchmarks and indexes. Goodreturns.co.nz. More>

US elections effect on KiwiSaver

18 November 2016

Craig Simpson sees the US election result as being broadly positive for more aggressive KiwiSaver investor balances. Interest.co.nz. More>

New Zealanders expect more from their KiwiSaver

15 November 2016

Consumer polling released today highlights just how strongly New Zealanders believe their KiwiSaver providers should consider environmental, social and ethical factors as a part of delivering good investment products and financial returns. Press Release. More>

ANZ: OnePath options

14 November 2016

ANZ says advisers should not be affected as it looks at options for the New Zealand OnePath business in the new year. Goodreturns.co.nz. More>