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Managing Climate Risk, Enhancing Climate Action

Tuesday, 15 September 2020, 2:51 pm | Mindful Money

Mindful Money welcomes today’s announcement by the Minister for Climate Change requiring mandatory reporting on climate risks. This provides the basis for transparency and accountability for climate risks, impacts and action. This is an important step ... More >>

Inside The Black Box: What's In Your KiwiSaver Or Investment Fund?

Tuesday, 25 August 2020, 4:01 pm | Mindful Money

Mindful Money is today releasing its report, Inside the Black Box of New Zealand Investment Funds analysing the portfolios of all KiwiSaver and retail investment funds. There are now more ethical funds available to the public and less of their ... More >>

Mindful Money Launching New Ethical Investment Platform

Tuesday, 11 August 2020, 5:25 am | Mindful Money

There is a revolution taking place in financial investment. Investors are seeking to limit the harm from their investments and increase the social and environmental benefits. This is no longer a niche strategy – it has become good investment practice ... More >>

ONLINE SEMINAR: 7pm, 17 June | Finance For The Transition To Zero Carbon Needs To Ramp Up, Urgently

Monday, 15 June 2020, 5:23 pm | Mindful Money

Leading international environmentalist, Sir Jonathon Porritt will discuss the crucial role that the New Zealand finance sector needs to play in the transition towards a zero carbon, resilient economy. Sir Jonathon Porritt is a pioneering environmentalist, ... More >>

Mindful Money Seminar - The Budget - Does It Deliver A Better Future?

Monday, 11 May 2020, 2:33 pm | Mindful Money

  box x Mindful Money will hold an online seminar at 4pm on Thursday 14 May. This will provide an early analysis of whether the Budget will put us on track towards a just and sustainable economy. There have been widespread calls from business, ... More >>

Ethical Investing Shows Better Performance During COVID-19

Thursday, 9 April 2020, 8:22 am | Mindful Money

Funds on the Mindful Money platform have outperformed the average International and New Zealand data show that ethical funds have been resilient in the current crisis. Analysis of returns for the first quarter of 2020 show that ethical KiwiSaver funds ... More >>

Default Funds To Go Fossil Free

Sunday, 1 March 2020, 12:01 pm | Mindful Money

The government has today taken the decision to require ethical standards for default KiwiSaver funds, including exclusion of fossil fuels. This protects the interests of those who do not make a specific choice of funds when they sign up to KiwiSaver. ... More >>

Leap in consumer demand for ethical investing

Wednesday, 30 October 2019, 9:15 am | Mindful Money

More than 8 in 10 New Zealanders (83%) expect their KiwiSaver or other investments to be invested responsibly and ethically, new research commissioned by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) and Mindful Money has revealed. This compares ... More >>

Ethical Investment at a tipping point

Monday, 2 September 2019, 8:17 am | Mindful Money

Mindful Money is launching its campaign to take ethical investing into the mainstream, with a high-profile conference, publicity and events, and an exciting new fund on its online platform. Mindful Money Founder and CEO, Barry Coates explains: “ Surveys ... More >>

Mindful Money launches - A responsible investment platform

Tuesday, 25 June 2019, 9:04 am | Mindful Money

Mindful Money, a new charitable social enterprise helping people invest ethically, has launched today in New Zealand. The free service provides members of the public with a platform to check what is in their current KiwiSaver investments and to easily ... More >>

New Consumer Survey Says Responsible The New Norm

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 9:57 am | Mindful Money

A large majority of New Zealanders expect their Kiwisaver and investment funds to be invested ethically (1) and are ready to shift their funds (2) if company practices are inconsistent with their values. More >>