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KiwiSaver to boost flows into managed funds

Wednesday, 31 January 2007, 4:30 pm | FundSource

The December 2006 Retail Managed Funds Trends & Market Composition report from FundSource shows fund flows improved in 2006 from recent years. While still modest with a net inflow of $4.7 million in 2006, this compares to net outflows of $617.8 million in ... More >>

Christmas Comes Early For Managed Fund Investors

Tuesday, 19 December 2006, 3:18 pm | FundSource

Investors in New Zealand managed funds look set to finish the year 2006 on a ‘high’ with their investments experiencing strong returns across the board for the month of November, as per FundSource’s latest monthly managed fund performance figures. More >>

Investors In Managed Funds Enjoy Healthy Returns

Thursday, 19 October 2006, 2:35 pm | FundSource

As per FundSource’s September report on managed fund performances, investors in NZ managed funds enjoyed gains across the board. More >>

NZX announces acquisition of FundSource business

Friday, 29 September 2006, 3:55 pm | FundSource

New Zealand Exchange Limited (NZX) announced today the acquisition of the business infrastructure of FundSource Research Limited. FundSource, an investment research company based in Auckland, provides fund managers and financial intermediaries both ... More >>

Managed Funds Back in Favour With Investors

Friday, 28 July 2006, 11:27 am | FundSource

FundSource Research’s latest quarterly Industry Trends and Market Composition report highlights that investors are showing an increasing appetite for managed funds. In the three months to June, the managed funds industry saw net fund inflows of $22 ... More >>

Investors’ Interest in Managed Funds Improves

Monday, 24 April 2006, 4:31 pm | FundSource

After two years of net outflows from the managed funds industry in New Zealand the trend now appears to be on the verge of a turnaround. More >>

Tax regime is positive for the Managed Funds

Wednesday, 12 April 2006, 2:38 pm | FundSource

The proposed new tax regime is positive for the Managed Funds industry. The nature of the proposed changes will expose a number of opportunities for industry participants. More >>

International Equities Begin 2006 on Top

Monday, 20 February 2006, 11:47 am | FundSource

The month of January saw investors in International Equity funds outperform those in Diversified funds and New Zealand Equity funds. All three categories of International Equities - Australian, Regional and Global - posted strong performances for the month, ... More >>

CardWatch: Credit Card Ratings Update

Wednesday, 8 February 2006, 12:39 am | FundSource

With both interest rates and credit card debt on the increase, choosing the right credit card has become a lot more important for the owners of the 2.36 million credit cards issued in New Zealand. CardWatch aims to help consumers make these decisions ... More >>

Companies Shoring Up For Tougher Times

Thursday, 1 December 2005, 9:12 am | FundSource

FundSource’s ongoing research into over 30 non-bank finance companies has found that a number of better-managed companies have been taking action over the last year to position themselves for tougher times ahead. Some companies have restructured ... More >>

Retail Funds Under Management Reach Record High

Tuesday, 1 November 2005, 2:33 pm | FundSource

Retails funds under management in New Zealand reached a new record high in the September quarter, climbing to $20.79 billion. This is well in excess of the previous high before the bear market of $20.06 billion in March 2002, even after the impact of ... More >>

The 14th FundSource NZ Managed Funds Awards

Thursday, 20 October 2005, 11:54 am | FundSource

The 14th annual FundSource New Zealand Funds Management Industry Awards judging and analysis has commenced! The structure of the Awards process reflects FundSource’s broad desire to; More >>

Active NZ Equity Funds Rise Above the Market

Tuesday, 20 September 2005, 8:39 am | FundSource

Sharemarket returns in New Zealand and around the world may have dampened the performance of some managed fund sectors in the month of August, but fund managers of active NZ Equity funds outshone the market, with just over half delivering positive results ... More >>

Managed Fund Returns Continue Strong Run

Wednesday, 17 August 2005, 5:10 pm | FundSource

A third consecutive month of strong returns has once again rewarded investors in NZ managed funds in July. More >>

CardWatch: Credit Card Ratings Update

Monday, 8 August 2005, 9:33 am | FundSource

Cardholders using the 2.36 million credit cards issued in New Zealand could potentially save themselves hundreds of millions of dollars a year by choosing the right credit card for their needs – something that has become a lot easier in the last year thanks ... More >>

Retail Funds Under Management Reach $20 Billion

Thursday, 28 July 2005, 11:17 am | FundSource

Retail funds under management broke through the $20 billion mark in the June 2005 quarter, with strong performances counteracting the effect of heavy outflows. This is the highest level of funds under management since March 2002 and the fourth highest ... More >>

Managed Fund Returns Continue Strong Run

Monday, 18 July 2005, 12:31 am | FundSource

NZ managed fund investors were rewarded with strong returns across all sectors for a second consecutive month in June. The latest managed fund performance figures, released today by investment research company FundSource, show that both NZ and international ... More >>

Managed Fund Returns Strong in May

Wednesday, 15 June 2005, 8:42 am | FundSource

Figures released today by investment research company FundSource show that NZ managed fund investors were delivered strong returns across the board in May. Both NZ and international sharemarkets performed well over May, and this carried through to fund ... More >>

FundSource Launches Finance Company Research

Monday, 21 March 2005, 10:34 am | FundSource

FundSource is pleased to announce the launch of FinanceWatch, an initiative that analyses and reports on finance company debentures to assist financial advisers in making robust, diligent and defensible debenture investment decisions. More >>

Credit Card Usage Reaches All Time High

Thursday, 27 January 2005, 1:12 pm | FundSource

New Zealanders love affair with credit cards has reached an all time high according to figures released today. Monthly and annual expenditure has risen to levels not seen before, as has the amount of money owed to their credit cards. December was ... More >>