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Tower Remains Profitable After Turbulent Year

Friday, 25 November 2011, 9:43 am | Tower

(Auckland – NZ): TOWER Limited today underlined its strong financial position by posting a $33.4 million net profit after tax for the year to 30 September 2011 and announcing that it will pay a final dividend of 2 cents per share. More >>

TOWER appoints new investment managers

Tuesday, 30 November 2010, 11:41 am | Tower

Default KiwiSaver provider TOWER Investments has announced a number of new investment manager appointments, as a strong statement of the future growth prospects for TOWER and KiwiSaver. More >>

Financial Markets Commentary: July 2010

Friday, 20 August 2010, 1:37 pm | Tower

Default KiwiSaver provider TOWER Investments says financial markets demonstrated strongly conflicting trends over the month of July that betrayed profound uncertainty over economic outlook. More >>

TOWER expands BDM team

Thursday, 18 March 2010, 11:00 am | Tower

TOWER Health & Life is delighted to announce the appointment of Marcus Henderson as their newest Business Development Manager (BDM), based in Wellington. More >>

TOWER executes successful agile project

Tuesday, 16 June 2009, 1:11 pm | Tower

It is not often that a big corporate decides to implement an entirely new process, but for the first time ever at TOWER, the agile development process has been used to build new software for TOWER Health & Life’s independent adviser software ... More >>

TOWER helps advisers prepare for the new regulator

Tuesday, 7 April 2009, 4:27 pm | Tower

TOWER Health & Life has launched a significantly enhanced Electronic Advice Process (Best Practice), which is part of its independent adviser software suite. More >>

Tower Cover4travel – 21st Century Insurance

Tuesday, 15 July 2008, 4:38 pm | Tower

TOWER Cover4Travel brings insurance into the 21st Century with its online and SMS ability. More >>

We do take responsibility for our KiwiSavers

Friday, 18 May 2007, 5:37 pm | Tower

In the wake of the Government's budget announcement yesterday, TOWER Investments CEO Tony Hildyard said today that he was pleased that the new Government initiatives have both raised the profile of KiwiSaver and made it more attractive to investors. ... More >>

Star Studded Cast At The Tower Design Marquee

Wednesday, 15 November 2006, 5:12 pm | Tower

Judging at the Ellerslie International Flower show has now been concluded with the TOWER Design Marquee entries winning a Bronze and two Gold Awards. Reflections on a Black Landscape, a dark and moody garden inspired by Jane Campion’s film The ... More >>

Tax changes could affect KiwiSaver

Monday, 2 October 2006, 10:29 am | Tower

With more changes to the Government's proposal on the taxation of investment income, TOWER Investments says that it is important that critics don't lose sight of its main goal, to encourage a long-term savings habit and asset accumulation among New ... More >>

Kiwisaver Even More Attractive

Thursday, 24 August 2006, 2:02 pm | Tower

TOWER reiterates it’s support for the KiwiSaver scheme and further encourages employees and employers to join. “We welcome the Select Committee recommendations and are particularly pleased to see the government offering tax incentives for members, which ... More >>

Tower - Sale of Management Rights

Thursday, 6 July 2006, 11:47 am | Tower

3 July 2006 – TOWER today confirmed the sale of the TORTIS-OZZY exchange traded fund (ETF) to Smartshares Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of New Zealand Exchange Limited. After completion of the due diligence process, the sale was confirmed on ... More >>

Tower Launches 2 New Innovative Funds

Thursday, 13 April 2006, 5:15 pm | Tower

TOWER has launched two innovative managed fund products into the New Zealand market, the TOWER Extended Markets Fund and the TOWER Global Commodity Fund. More >>

Tower's ‘Turf-Work’ Breaks Ground For Flower Show

Friday, 28 October 2005, 8:34 am | Tower

TOWER is thrilled to announce that multi-award winning Ellerslie Flower Show veteran, Nigel Cameron has been commissioned to design and create ‘A TOWER Garden’. Excavators will move in on the Ellerslie Flower Show site this week to begin work on his creation, ... More >>

TOWER Appoints New Senior Managers

Thursday, 27 October 2005, 9:42 am | Tower

Jo Hutchinson is appointed Head of Operations for TOWER. Jo joins TOWER from eight years with Sovereign, where she was also Head of Operations. Kathy Crispin is appointed New Business & Underwriting Manager for TOWER Health & Life. Kathy joins TOWER from ... More >>

"Worry Catchers" Launch New Tower Campaign

Friday, 15 October 2004, 4:24 pm | Tower

Auckland, 15 October 2004 - Leading insurance provider TOWER has launched a new nation-wide "Worries" campaign, designed by Generator. In the series of commercials, Worry Catchers Sarah and Stu set out to remove New Zealanders ' home, contents, car and holiday ... More >>

Tractor Fires an alarming Trend in rural sector

Tuesday, 5 October 2004, 4:03 pm | Tower

Auckland, 05 October, 2004 - Leading insurance provider TOWER is urging New Zealand farmers to routinely check tractors for bird nests during the approaching busy farming period and ensure that tractors insured under their farm insurance policies are covered ... More >>

TOWER New Zealand Youth Choir launches website

Friday, 21 May 2004, 2:18 pm | Tower

TOWER New Zealand Youth Choir is proud to announce the launch of their new website,, to accompany the beginning of their tour to Eastern Europe in June-July 2004. More >>

Work & Home Life Pressures Changing Way We Worry

Monday, 15 March 2004, 9:05 am | Tower

Auckland, - One year on from the first Tower/TNS ‘What Worries New Zealanders’ survey, results indicate that changing roles and responsibilities at home and at work, are shifting the focus of our worries away from money, towards the family. More >>

Young Generations Increasingly Society’s Worriers

Monday, 6 October 2003, 11:01 am | Tower

Young New Zealanders between the ages of 18 and 34 are increasingly society’s biggest worriers, particularly about money, but also about time, family and work. The September TOWER/NFO Survey on ‘What Worries New Zealanders’ reveals more than half are particularly ... More >>