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Five new funds for ethical investors

Mindful Money, New Zealand's top ethical investment platform, has added five new funds to its stable of investment options.

Friday, June 18th, 11:41AM

Mindful Money founder and chief executive Barry Coates says he's pleased to welcome the five new investment funds onto the platform, including three new providers - Devon Funds, Harbour Asset Management and Mint Asset Management.

The new funds also include two further investment funds from Pathfinder Asset Management.

The new funds are the Devon Sustainability Fund, Harbour Australasian Equity ...MORE»

Digital investment 'no longer on the fringe'

Friday, June 18th, 6:24AM  6 comments

Research suggesting that 1.5 million Kiwis are either using or planning to use digital investment platforms comes as no surprise to companies at the forefront of the sector.


Covid-related KiwiSaver switches less likely with an adviser

Thursday, June 17th, 6:53AM  3 comments

Young people dominated the high level of KiwiSaver fund switching during the height of Covid-19 market volatility last year but were less likely to switch if they were with a non-bank provider, KiwiSaver provider data shows.


Micro-investing platforms - the future is now

New research from the Financial Services Council (FSC) has revealed the surprising number of Kiwis using platforms like Sharesies, Hatch and Stake, why they’re using them, and what’s stopping those who haven’t yet jumped on the bandwagon.

Wednesday, June 16th, 6:00AM

The FSC research, The Rise of the Digital Investor, carried out by CoreData as part of the FSC’s ongoing Money and You series, provides one of the most comprehensive pictures of Kiwis’ views on micro-investing platforms.

However, there are concerns over the lack of regulation in the sector and whether people using the platforms were getting adequate financial advice.

“Over the past ...MORE»

Britannia Financial Services rebrands - expands investment offering

Tuesday, June 15th, 6:00AM

Britannia Financial Services has refreshed its branding, added to its list of investment partners and shifted its focus to more sustainable investment in a major overhaul of its operations.


Saving KiwiSaver: why contributions matter more than fees

Monday, June 14th, 8:50AM  3 comments

Fees have been in the spotlight recently but Mint head of sales and marketing, David Boyle, explains why we need to dig deeper to understand what is really stopping KiwiSaver members from saving...


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[GRTV] Getting good returns from fixed interest

Wednesday, June 9th, 6:14AM  1 comment

My Fiduciary principal Chris Douglas reveals how he is investing in fixed income in this low interest rate environment and gives his views on the great KiwiSaver shakeout. MORE»

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With its shares down over 50% year to date has The a2 Milk Company become of interest for value investors

Monday, June 21st, 7:00AM

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Win a day with an AIA NZ Vitality ambassador

Wednesday, June 16th, 3:01PM

AIA NZ is encouraging advisers to share their experiences of the insurer’s flagship programme AIA Vitality to win a day with one of their ambassadors. MORE»

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Interest rate hike expectations grow

Monday, June 21st, 12:57PM

The recent surge in economic growth has increased the odds of an official cash rate hike in February, according to Kiwibank economists. MORE»

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Cigna signals changes to its growing distribution team

Friday, June 18th, 8:32AM

Cigna’s latest round of distribution team appointments sees four new faces join the life insurer from across the country. MORE»

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KiwiSaver: Young Kiwis in the wrong fund

Tuesday, May 25th, 4:47PM  4 comments

The FMA are calling on young Kiwis to check they are in the right KiwiSaver fund following the large-scale switching during Covid-19 market fluctuations. MORE»

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