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No laws broken by KiwiSaver schemes, expert says

28 August 2016

A suggestion that KiwiSaver providers might have broken laws by investing in companies that make weapons has been dismissed by one financial law expert. There has been an outcry over revelations that some schemes have holdings in landmine producers, cluster-bomb makers and nuclear weapon-producers.  More>

Human rights and KiwiSaver: Death penalty, extra-judicial killings, and repression

27 August 2016

It's time to talk about the human rights records of the country's KiwiSavers schemes, says the chairman of the Human Rights Foundation.  The past two weeks has seen the re-emergence of concern over KiwiSaver schemes investing in land mine and cluster bomb makers.  More>