Why?

At a recent conference, one of the key note speakers was Carl Richards.  You probably won’t have heard of him (we hadn’t), but he has a weekly column in The New York Times – it is titled ‘The Sketch Guy’. He used to be a financial planner, and found himself drawing this little sketches to…

KiwiSaver and Ethical Investments

Last week it was brought to the media’s attention that a number of the KiwiSaver Default funds had investments in companies that are blacklisted by the NZ Superannuation Fund.  These can range from firms that make cluster bombs, mines, or that make profits from the sale of tobacco. Dirty secrets revealed: ANZ announces review amidst…