Kiwis gamble on financial risk: New research launched into risk

11 Jun 19 - New research commissioned by the Financial Services Council (FSC) has revealed many New Zealanders are taking a high stakes gamble on managing risk. The research ‘Risking Everything’ carried out by Horizon Research looked at New Zealanders attitudes to financial risk and how they protect their wealth should the worst happen.

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KiwiSaver tax confusion a timely reminder says the Financial Services Council

6 Jun 19 - The announcement yesterday regarding the many KiwiSaver members on the wrong Prescribed Investor Tax Rate (PIR) is a timely reminder to all of the importance of engaging with the details of their KiwiSaver scheme, says the Financial Services Council.

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Workplace Savings NZ merges with the Financial Services Council

15 May 19 - Workplace Savings NZ and the Financial Services Council today announced a merger into one single organisation under the Financial Services Council banner from 1 July 2019, creating a membership association of close to 80 organisations.

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Risking Everything - An insight into how New Zealanders manage risk

14 May 19 - Risking Everything: Join us for the launch of our latest research You are invited to join us on Tuesday 11th June 2019 from 7.30am in Auckland for the launch of Risking Everything, the latest research undertaken with over 2000 New Zealanders by Horizon on behalf of the Financial Services Council. It delves into how New Zealanders think about risk, how they think about mitigating it and how they manage the potential impacts.

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KiwiSaver Pie grows to $58.53bn, average balance grows to $19,246

13 May 19 - Latest figures published today show that KiwiSaver assets have grown to nearly $58.53bn. Over the last quarter (to the end of March 2019), the KiwiSaver pool has grown $1.26bn, 16.5% over the past year.

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2019 Conference Programme Released - Towards Wellbeing

Passing of FSLAB a landmark moment for Industry

Record numbers attend Navigating Regulation Advice Summits

2019 FSC and WSNZ Annual Conference Launched

Financial Services Council - Industry acting on culture and conduct report

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