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Third Of Kiwis Feel Less Wealthy Because Of Covid 19

Thursday, 2 July 2020, 2:20 pm | Kiwi Wealth

Kiwis feel less wealthy and are less confident about their future wealth prospects, the financial markets and the economy than they were just before the pandemic hit. But the effects of Covid-19 on personal finances are most keenly felt by the wealthy. ... More >>

KiwiSaver Providers Must Earn Trust To Be Believed On Responsible Investing Claims

Tuesday, 18 February 2020, 5:01 am | Kiwi Wealth

A quarter of New Zealanders are having a hard time trusting claims of ‘responsible investing’ from fund managers, and it’s up to KiwiSaver providers to earn the trust of their members. Joe Bishop, Kiwi Wealth Chief Customer Officer, said Kiwis ... More >>

Surviving A Bear Attack: Here’s How To Prepare For A Market Downturn

Wednesday, 12 February 2020, 3:06 pm | Kiwi Wealth

News of the coronavirus has dominated media at home and overseas since it broke a few weeks ago. On top of the human cost is the economic cost and questions around what an event like this means for the share market and investors. If a significant ... More >>

Want to retire before 65?

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 10:13 am | Kiwi Wealth

Conventional wisdom holds that we work until the age of 65, at which point we can retire, receive NZ Super and access the funds we have invested in our KiwiSaver accounts. But what if we wanted to retire early? “Retiring before the age of 65 might sound ... More >>

10 tips to kickstart your new year investment resolutions

Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 9:42 am | Kiwi Wealth

Most New Zealanders want to be better with money, but many of us are unsure where to start. More >>

Low-entry managed funds unlock greater returns potential

Wednesday, 25 September 2019, 10:00 am | Kiwi Wealth

Kiwis worried about low interest rates hurting their investment returns can now get a slice of an actively-managed portfolio, with the launch of Kiwi Wealth’s Managed Funds. The low $500 minimum investment removes a key barrier for ordinary investors ... More >>

KiwiSaver users' demand for responsible investing increases

Monday, 23 September 2019, 4:52 pm | Kiwi Wealth

Kiwi Wealth’s annual responsible investment survey shows an overwhelming 89% of Kiwis expect their KiwiSaver funds to be invested responsibly. Online extremism is a notable new issue Kiwis want their KiwiSaver provider to take action on. More than ... More >>

Confident Kiwis investing more, but help needed for some

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 8:28 am | Kiwi Wealth

Increasing numbers of New Zealanders may have greater wealth in the future, thanks to confident engagement with investments. But many vulnerable Kiwis could be collectively missing out on millions by not being more engaged. Those most disadvantaged are Māori ... More >>

Are Kiwi investors overly exposed to the New Zealand economy

Friday, 9 August 2019, 9:15 am | Kiwi Wealth

Many New Zealanders could be putting their investments at risk by focusing too much on the local economy. Kiwi Wealth’s State of the Investor Nation report found that 71% of New Zealanders don’t believe they have a diversified portfolio, with the ... More >>

Are Kiwi investors overly exposed to the economy?

Thursday, 8 August 2019, 2:43 pm | Kiwi Wealth

Many New Zealanders could be putting their investments at risk by focusing too much on the local economy. More >>

When responsible investing gets ‘too hard'

Wednesday, 7 August 2019, 8:55 am | Kiwi Wealth

Kiwis are unwittingly backing shady companies because some New Zealand investment funds are outsourcing management responsibilities to overseas fund managers. More >>

Innovation must enhance wealth prospects for Maori/Pasifika

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 9:19 am | Kiwi Wealth

The answer to improving the financial future of Māori and Pasifika could be tailoring financial products and services to meet specific cultural needs, says Kiwi Wealth. More >>

Kiwi Wealth hits $6 billion milestone

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 9:21 am | Kiwi Wealth

New Zealand investment manager and KiwiSaver scheme provider Kiwi Wealth now manages more than $6 billion in funds on behalf of New Zealanders, who stand to benefit further from lower fees and innovative new products and services. Joe Bishop, Kiwi Wealth ... More >>

Report a wealth of information on Kiwis’ financial outlook

Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 12:51 pm | Kiwi Wealth

Kiwis feel mostly positive about their wealth prospects but there’s a widening gap between the haves and have-nots. More >>

Kiwis remain confident in economy and share markets

Friday, 3 May 2019, 10:14 am | Kiwi Wealth

Almost two-thirds of Kiwis have some level of confidence in the New Zealand economy, with faith in domestic financial markets narrowly edging confidence in property. Advance findings from Kiwi Wealth’s inaugural State of the Investor Nation , a ... More >>

Confidence in rising house prices remains strong

Wednesday, 1 May 2019, 7:51 pm | Kiwi Wealth

Confidence in rising house prices remains strong Despite signs of a cooling housing market, most New Zealanders expect house prices to continue rising in the next 12 months. Advance findings from Kiwi Wealth’s inaugural State of the Investor Nation ... More >>

Millennial renters in regions the biggest losers

Wednesday, 24 April 2019, 9:11 am | Kiwi Wealth

The spoils of a decade-long period of prosperity are not being enjoyed by all, with new evidence confirming a ‘lost generation’ of wealth. Advance findings from Kiwi Wealth’s State of the Investor Nation , a comprehensive report looking at ... More >>

Hatch passes $10 million in investments

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 4:20 pm | Kiwi Wealth

Hatch, Kiwi Wealth’s new digital investing platform giving Kiwis direct access to the United States share markets, has passed $10 million in investments since launching in September. Hatch general manager Kristen Lunman said growth in investments had ... More >>

Big benefits for employers who make post-65 contributions

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 9:15 am | Kiwi Wealth

Big benefits for employers who keep up KiwiSaver contributions for post-65s More >>

Hatch adds hundreds of foreign shares

Thursday, 7 February 2019, 12:23 pm | Kiwi Wealth

Kiwi Wealth’s digital investment platform now gives investors new foreign share investment options with access to ADR products. More >>