Bond funds: year in review

28 December 2016

Bond Funds Year in Review: This has been anything but a quiet year for bond-fund investors. It has been tale of many markets, says Morningstar. More> most-read articles of 2016

28 December 2016's top business reads of 2016.  Diana Clement's Youi Insurance investigation took the top two slots, followed by work by media commentator Bernard Hickey.  More>

NBR Radio 2016 Year in Review

28 December 2016

NBR Radio brings you a special six-hour broadcast looking back at the best audio interviews of 2016.The programme includes the biggest news events of the year: Brexit, Donald Trump’s US election victory, John Key’s resignation and the Kaikoura earthquake.  More>

NZ economy flies through 2016

28 December 2016

BusinessDesk: New Zealand’s economy batted away some curly political curveballs of 2016 to end the year on a high note, with its twin planks of a booming construction sector and rampant tourism soon to be joined by a resurgent dairy industry.  More>

The Aussie superannuation revolution of 2016

28 December 2016

Australia’s superannuation system this year received its greatest makeover since then-treasurer Peter Costello lavished mining boom largesse on the nation’s retirees back in 2006. The New Daily.  More>

2016's best business reads

28 December 2016

A selection of favourite business books of 2016 and a handful of reviews from Chatswood Consulting's Russell Hutchinson.  More>

7 funds to consider in 2017

26 December 2016

SmartBeta, emerging markets, global macro, absolute return, global shares and small caps strategies are among those employed by these "best of the rest" funds nominated in the six-monthly Morningstar Prospects Report. More>

IRD draft guidance on OECD reporting standard

23 December 2016

IRD draft guidance published covering financial institutions obligations under the OECD’s Common Reporting Standard for the Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information in Tax Matters. More>

Winning funds look like losers

23 December 2016

Morningstar: Investors tend to have some pretty ingrained misconceptions of what "winning" funds look like says CFA Jeffrey Ptak. More>

Contemporary issues in monetary policy

23 December 2016

Treasury: In October 2016, the Treasury held a workshop exploring contemporary issues in monetary policy. To support this workshop, the Treasury commissioned two papers from international experts, which it is now releasing. More>