How Much Inflation Protection Do You Need?

20 January 2017

Morningstar: How close you are to retirement, the makeup of your portfolio, and your spending habits will be major swing factors in calibrating your need for inflation protection. More>

Fund managers want back into commodities

20 January 2017

Pensions & Investments: The year-old commodities boom is drawing the attention of some pension and mutual funds that got burned when the last rally fizzled more than five years ago. They want back in. More>

Business confidence on high

18 January 2017 NZIER’s QSBO shows businesses continue to expect good times ahead.  More>

Changes at ANZ management

18 January 2017 Three senior ANZ New Zealand roles filled by internal promotions; Stewart Taylor new CFO with Antonia Watson becoming managing director of retail and business banking.  More>

FMA consultation for participant schemes launched

18 January 2017

FMA consultation paper on Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 (FMCA): Requirement for managers of multiple participant schemes to register participation agreements. Deadline March 17. More>

Chinese migrants and elderly parents study released

18 January 2017

Massey University: Government policy changes in New Zealand and China are creating pressures for only child migrants from China who face difficult decisions juggling new lives with cultural expectations to care for ageing parents. More>

Asia Credit - A Separate Allocation

18 January 2017

NikkoAM: We believe that Asia Credit should be treated as a separate allocation, rather than part of an Emerging Market allocation. More>

Deloitte: 2017 will be better than expected

18 January 2017

Deloitte media release: 2017 will be better than you think, according to Deloitte, who today released the first edition of their Voice of Asia series, a collaborative effort by Deloitte member firms in the Asia Pacific region. More>

Vanguard Australia founder to raise $6m for robo adviser

18 January 2017

A Sydney-based robo adviser set up by Vanguard Australia founder Jeremy Duffield and a former Westpac executive plans to raise up to $6 million to roll out its platform to some of Australia's largest profit-for-member funds. AFR.  More>

Nominees for International Stock Fund Manager of the Year

18 January 2017

Morningstar: nominees for International-Stock Fund Manager of the Year. Three former winners vie to add to their trophy case. The winners will be announced on Jan. 25. More>