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NZ shares edge lower; power companies under pressure

New Zealand shares edged lower as electricity companies remained under pressure as the future of the Tiwai Point smelter remains uncertain and after a weak operating update from Contact Energy.

Friday, November 15th, 5:58PM

The S&P/NZX 50 Index decreased 4.55 points, or 0.04 percent, to 10,894.70. Within the index, 21 stocks fell, 23 rose, and six were unchanged. Turnover was $131.4 million.

Blue-chip stocks and companies held for the reliable dividends were among those to decline, despite a recent slide in bond yields that would typically make equity markets more attractive.

Power companies were among the day's ...MORE»

More work needed on disclosure rules, SiFA says

Thursday, November 14th, 9:54PM

More information is required on what conflict of interest disclosures will be required of advisers in vertically integrated organisations, adviser group SiFA says.


When is a client really a client?

Wednesday, November 13th, 10:07PM  9 comments

More clarity is needed on when someone counts as a client under the new financial advice regime, Financial Advice New Zealand says.


Expect dramatic fall in FAP numbers: Greenslade

New Zealand could expect to get to as few as 400 financial advice providers by 2030, one training and compliance provider says.

Wednesday, November 13th, 5:54AM  3 comments

Transitional licensing opens later this month for the new financial advice regime.

David Greenslade, founder of Strategi, said by June next year, when the new rules take effect, more than 2,000 transitional licenses will likely have been issued.

Two years later, 1,300 of those would go on to become full licensees.

By 2025, that would have dwindled to 850 due to economies of scale and consolidation, ...MORE»

Long-serving ACC investment chief calls it a day

Monday, November 11th, 4:31PM  2 comments

Accident Compensation Corp's chief investment officer Nicholas Bagnall is calling it a day after spending more than a quarter of a century helping build the state-owned workplace insurer's investment portfolio to some $45 billion.


Advisers invited to take part in new Fund Manager of the Year Awards

Saturday, November 9th, 6:30AM

Good Returns has teamed up with Research IP and Darrin Howlin to continue funds management research and to launch a new awards programme.


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MyFiduciary does JHC deal

Thursday, November 14th, 3:36PM

Finzo has become the first New Zealand business to adopt new technology being distributed in this country through a partnership deal with MyFiduciary. MORE»

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Time for changes to KiwiSaver

Wednesday, September 25th, 3:43AM

KiwiSaver has done well in its first 12 years, but David Boyle only gives it a score of 6.5 or 7 out of 10. In this interview with Good Returns TV he discusses changes he would like to see. MORE»

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Health insurance coverage jumps

Monday, November 11th, 8:45PM

Just over 1.4 million New Zealanders now have health insurance, a figure the Health Funds Association says shows that people can see the value in it. MORE»

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Kiwibank slashes one-year mortgage to new low

Friday, November 15th, 6:36PM

Kiwibank has cut its one-year fixed term to 3.39%, a new low, despite the OCR remaining on hold this week. MORE»

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NZ Funds appoints chief client officer

Thursday, November 14th, 10:23AM  1 comment

NZ Funds has created a newly formed role, chief client officer who will have responsibility for direct and internally advised clients. MORE»

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Mirror, mirror on the wall, who has the best lifecycle of them all?

Tuesday, November 5th, 9:02AM

A recent NZ Funds-commissioned survey by MyFiduciary gives interesting insights into the KiwiSaver life-stages options available. MORE»

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