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Undesirables to be removed from Vanguard fund

28 October 2016

Vanguard has bowed to pressure and is about offer an international index fund which screens out so-called nasties including companies involved the tobacco, controversial weapons and nuclear weapons sectors. The fund is for institutional investors, specifically KiwiSaver funds, and has come about after recent media scrutiny about where New Zealand fund managers are investing.  Goodreturns.co.nz.  More>

New Reserve Bank figures show the new LVR restrictions have been having an impact on borrowing patterns

27 October 2016

Even before officially taking effect, the Reserve Bank's new lending restrictions were having an impact on housing investors, new RBNZ figures for September, and released today (Thursday), show. Interest.co.nz.  More>