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Mercer Calls For Women To Take A Seat At ‘The Table’

Tuesday, 3 May 2022, 9:03 am | Mercer

Financial service provider Mercer (N.Z.) Limited has today announced the launch of a new digital platform designed to support New Zealand women to grow their wealth. The Table , proudly sponsored by Mercer NZ , is designed to ... More >>

Mercer New Zealand Surpasses $10 Billion NZD In Assets Under Management

Thursday, 24 June 2021, 12:02 pm | Mercer

An increasingly volatile investment environment and the complexities of modern portfolios has driven greater demand for external investment consulting and management among investors, contributing to an almost 60 per cent increase in Mercer New Zealand’s ... More >>

Mercer KiwiSaver Funds To Adopt A More Focused Approach On Socially Responsible Investment Strategies

Wednesday, 21 April 2021, 12:21 pm | Mercer

New Zealand, 21 April 2021 – Mercer New Zealand has announced significant changes to its KiwiSaver products, continuing to enhance its responsible investing approach, with all NZD $2.4 billion in Mercer’s KiwiSaver funds to be invested in more focused ... More >>

Mercer Group Acquisition Bears Fruit In Interim Report Results

Tuesday, 25 February 2020, 12:18 pm | Mercer

Christchurch-based Mercer Group Limited (MGL) is reaping the rewards of its most recent acquisition, with the company’s revenue up by 55% and net profit up 176%. The company released its interim report on February 20, highlighting significant ... More >>

Mercer’s 25th annual Cost of Living Survey findings

Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 5:19 pm | Mercer

• New Zealand and Australian cities continue to fall significantly in Cost of Living ranking due to currency fluctuations • Auckland falls from 81 to 89, with Wellington falling 13 places to 114 • Hong Kong remains the world’s costliest city More >>

Auckland #3 in Quality of Living for eighth consecutive year

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 1:33 pm | Mercer

Auckland and Wellington retain top 20 Quality of Living ranking at third and 15th place respectively More >>

Mercer awarded top-tier status in latest KiwiSaver ratings

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 1:30 pm | Mercer

New Zealand, 6 November 2018 - KiwiSaver provider Mercer New Zealand has been awarded the top-level rating by highly respected Australasian research house SuperRatings, with its funds also being recognised for their net benefit value. More >>

Israel Folau criticism may start a war

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 1:45 pm | Mercer

The furore surrounding Wallabies star Israel Folau may spark a renewed battle over the freedom of religious beliefs, according to a leading public relations and crisis communications strategist. More >>

Kristen Kohere-Soutar appointed to Mercer New Zealand

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 11:37 am | Mercer

Mercer is pleased to announce the addition of a new independent non-executive director, Kristen Kohere-Soutar, to its New Zealand Board, with effect from 9 August, 2017. More >>

Mercer Signs S-Clave Licence Agreement

Monday, 9 December 2013, 2:36 pm | Mercer

Mercer Group is pleased to announce it has entered into licensing arrangements for its S-Clave technology with a large North American corporation involved in the Medical sector. This arrangement was concluded following the successful completion of a due ... More >>

Expertise opens export markets, employment growth

Thursday, 17 October 2013, 5:26 pm | Mercer

Mercer Group continues its renaissance with the launch of a new ‘European-styled’ seamless sinkware range from its upgraded production facility at its manufacturing plant in Christchurch. More >>

Small margin pay rise the new normal for New Zealand workers

Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 12:08 pm | Mercer

Media Release Small margin pay rise the new normal for New Zealand workers: Mercer 21 November 2012 New Zealand workers received a 3.2% pay rise over the past 12 months, with "guaranteed" annual hikes in pay becoming a distant memory for employees, ... More >>

Mercer Secures Canadian Order For Slicing Machinery

Monday, 10 September 2012, 3:00 pm | Mercer

Mercer Secures Canadian Order For Slicing Machinery Mercer Group Limited, through its75% owned subsidiary Titan Slicers, has secured an order for more than $NZ 5m from Maple Leaf Foods in Canada. More >>

Mercer back in black

Wednesday, 29 August 2012, 2:07 pm | Mercer

Mercer generated a profit in the six months to 30th June 2012 and is forecasting strong profit growth for the year ending 30th June 2013. More >>

Mercer boosts NZ Investment expertise with new appointments

Thursday, 19 July 2012, 11:55 am | Mercer

Mercer has boosted its Investments business, announcing the appointment of Philip Houghton-Brown as Leader, Investments, New Zealand. Mr Houghton-Brown joins Mercer after holding the position of Chief Investment Officer at OnePath New Zealand from ... More >>

NZd’s post-retirement challenge faces looming July deadline

Tuesday, 5 June 2012, 11:47 am | Mercer

As the first wave of members draw down on their KiwiSaver funds from July 2012, raising the retirement age to 67 and delaying access to NZ Super are potential solutions to sustain members’ funds throughout retirement, according to a new paper by Mercer. More >>

Predictions highlight patchy global business confidence

Friday, 1 June 2012, 7:00 pm | Mercer

• STI trends indicate declining business confidence in Asia Pac, Latin America and North America; cautious optimism in EEMEA, Australia, New Zealand • Australian and New Zealand employers anticipate marginal increase in STI 2012 payouts compared ... More >>

Mercer on Budget: retirement shortfall must be addressed

Thursday, 24 May 2012, 5:17 pm | Mercer

Mercer has welcomed the Government’s Budget, designed to bring New Zealand back to surplus by 2014/15, but is concerned about its failure to address looming shortfalls in retirement savings. More >>

Roadmap To Surplus Welcome, But Retirement Shortfall

Thursday, 24 May 2012, 5:14 pm | Mercer

Roadmap To Surplus Welcome, But Retirement Shortfall Must Be Addressed: Mercer’s Budget Response 24 May 2012 Mercer has welcomed the Government’s Budget, designed to bring New Zealand back to surplus by 2014/15, but is concerned about its failure ... More >>

Kiwis wake up to their retirement saving reality

Saturday, 19 May 2012, 2:30 pm | Mercer

Increased education about KiwiSaver over the past three years has resulted in a ‘reality check’ for many New Zealanders about their anticipated retirement savings pool, a new study from Mercer has revealed. More >>