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Celebrating Leaders In The Transition Towards Ethical Investment

Wednesday, 29 June 2022, 4:46 pm | Mindful Money

There was a packed room of 200 people at the Mindful Money Ethical and Impact Investment awards yesterday afternoon. The event started with a conference that focused shifting more investment towards positive change to support the transition to net zero, regenerating ... More >>

Raising The Bar: Ethical And Impact Investment Awards Celebrating Best Practice

Thursday, 12 May 2022, 4:17 pm | Mindful Money

Hon. David Clark will be the keynote speaker at the Mindful Money Awards and Ethical Investment conference to be held in Auckland at 3.30 – 7.30pm on Tuesday 28th June. Dr. Clark is the Minister for Commerce and Consumer Affairs, with responsibility ... More >>

New Ethical Investment Funds Launching On The Mindful Money Platform

Tuesday, 5 April 2022, 7:07 pm | Mindful Money

Responsible and Ethical investing is taking a huge leap forward with a new wave of innovative funds now available to New Zealand investors. Mindful Money’s Founder and CEO said: “We are excited to announce the designation of 17 additional funds ... More >>

Getting Beyond Greenwash: Which KiwiSaver Funds Are Walking The Talk?

Thursday, 10 March 2022, 7:50 am | Mindful Money

Greenwashing is rampant within the finance industry 76% of New Zealanders want their money to be invested ethically Mindful Money is launching credible badges to provide certainty that funds are doing what they say they are doing   Ethical investment ... More >>

Getting Beyond Greenwash: Which KiwiSaver Funds Are Walking The Talk?

Thursday, 10 March 2022, 7:49 am | Mindful Money

Greenwashing is rampant within the finance industry 76% of New Zealanders want their money to be invested ethically Mindful Money is launching credible badges to provide certainty that funds are doing what they say they are doing   Ethical investment ... More >>

Cutting Off Finance For Putin’s War

Friday, 4 March 2022, 5:18 pm | Mindful Money

Mindful Money has today released an analysis showing which New Zealand retail investment funds are invested in Russian government bonds and major companies. This adds to the list covering all KiwiSaver funds and a list of the funds that have sold off ... More >>

Mindful Money On Investments In Russian Companies And Government Bonds

Tuesday, 1 March 2022, 6:33 am | Mindful Money

In response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the US and its allies have adopted sanctions aimed at individuals, state-owned enterprises, military suppliers and the financial sector. New Zealand has imposed travel bans and diplomatic restrictions ... More >>

Ramping Up Impact Investment In Aotearoa

Thursday, 9 December 2021, 8:10 pm | Mindful Money

Impact investment is an exciting category of investment that allows investors to earn returns as well as contributing to social and environmental benefits. It is the sweet spot for a growing number of investors. However, despite rapid growth overseas, ... More >>

Beyond COP26: It’s Up To Citizens And Markets To Kiss Fossil Fuels Goodbye

Wednesday, 17 November 2021, 4:05 pm | Mindful Money

Governments made some progress during COP26, but not enough. Now the mantle passes to citizens and markets to decarbonise our economy. COP26 has not provided the much needed pathway for avoiding climate chaos. The COP26 final declaration was bitterly ... More >>

Good Policy And Policy For Good: Public Investment Funds Are Going Net Zero

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 4:48 pm | Mindful Money

Mindful Money welcomes the announcement today by the Government and the Crown Financial Institutions (CFIs) to reflect the goal of a carbon neutral New Zealand by 2050. Mindful Money founder and CEO, Barry Coates commented: “This decision to align ... More >>

New KiwiSaver Data: Funds Are Divesting From Fossil Fuels, But Not Fast Enough

Tuesday, 24 August 2021, 6:36 am | Mindful Money

KiwiSaver funds have divested from fossil fuel companies in the 6 months to end March 2021 - holdings in oil and gas production companies fell by $331 million This reduces the amount invested in fossil fuels by all 321 KiwiSaver funds from $1.85 ... More >>

Helping Finance Become A Force For Sustainability

Thursday, 29 July 2021, 2:46 pm | Mindful Money

Mindful Money welcomes today’s launch of Toitū Tahua, the Centre for Sustainable Finance. The Sustainable Finance Forum already made an important contribution through its roadmap towards sustainable finance. The establishment of the Centre is a necessary ... More >>

Best Practice Just Got Far Better: Winners At The Mindful Money Ethical And Impact Investment Awards

Thursday, 1 July 2021, 5:24 am | Mindful Money

The inaugural Ethical and Impact Investment awards were held on 29th June at Generator in Wynyard Quarter in an event with over 200 participants. COVID restrictions meant the participants from Wellington and Australia joined online. Mindful Money Founder ... More >>

Finalists In The Ethical And Impact Investment Awards

Friday, 28 May 2021, 6:22 am | Mindful Money

Ethical Investment is set to become the new normal in New Zealand, but there has been widespread confusion over uneven standards. Mindful Money has launched the inaugural awards for ethical and impact investment awards to celebrate those setting best practice ... More >>

Celebrating Investment For A Better Future

Monday, 3 May 2021, 5:42 am | Mindful Money

Mindful Money Awards have just released their high level line-up of speakers for their inaugural Ethical Investment conference and awards, which will be taking place at Generator@GridAKL in Auckland on 29 June. Entries for the seven awards categories ... More >>

Nukes In Your KiwiSaver Fund?

Thursday, 18 March 2021, 7:23 am | Mindful Money

Kiwis don’t want weapons in their KiwiSaver funds. That message has come through loud and clear since it was revealed recently that the Prime Minister’s KiwiSaver fund is invested in a range of weapons companies that are implicated in human rights ... More >>

The FMA Sets Out Its Mandate For Integrated Finance

Tuesday, 15 December 2020, 8:19 am | Mindful Money

Mindful Money welcomes the Financial Markets Authority guidance on ethical and responsible investment released yesterday. This sends a strong signal to fund managers and the overall sector that the FMA will take action on misleading claims. The FMA’s announcement ... More >>

Consumers On The Money With Ethical Investing

Thursday, 29 October 2020, 8:43 am | Mindful Money

As New Zealand prepares to release its sustainable finance roadmap, new research shows that more than three-quarters (78%) of New Zealanders with KiwiSaver or other investments believe that ethical or responsible investments perform better in the ... More >>

Consumers On The Money With Ethical Investing

Thursday, 29 October 2020, 8:43 am | Mindful Money

As New Zealand prepares to release its sustainable finance roadmap, new research shows that more than three-quarters (78%) of New Zealanders with KiwiSaver or other investments believe that ethical or responsible investments perform better in the ... More >>

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 >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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