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Adrian Orr: Finding right path on risk

26 August 2016

Global Public Investors have been expanding into newer asset classes, searching for ever more elusive returns and striving for deeper, more efficient, capital markets while seeking the right policies to handle financial risks.  More> 

Reserve Bank tells insurers data not good enough

26 August 2016

Insurers have been given a warning that they need to start offering the Reserve Bank better data – or face sanctions.  More>

Sovereign leadership shake-up

26 August 2016

 Industry sources said the changes could affect roles including the chief financial officer, Linda Page, chief transformation officer, Darrin Bull, chief health officer, Len Elikhis, and chief officer of customer management and product, Rebecca Russell. More>

KiwiSaver media hype "unwarranted"

25 August 2016

Craig Simpson discusses the KiwiSaver ethical & socially responsible investment options and thinks the current media hype is unwarranted.  "Let's be perfectly clear, KiwiSaver managers are not deliberately investing in "unethical" investments. Rather they are gaining exposures via their investments in third party manager's funds, or exchange traded index funds." More> 

Formal Financial Advice NZ conversations start next month

25 August 2016

More of the countries’ adviser associations will be approached more formally early next month about the possibility of becoming involved with Financial Advice New Zealand. The new professional association, to represent financial advisers, is being developed by the Institute of Financial Advisers and the Professional Advisers Association.  More>