Shareholder activism needed to curb excessive executive pay

24/11/2020
Kiwis have an acute sense of what is fair or not. We care about it as much the Americans care about freedom. No one minds someone getting rich, but we mind mightily if the wealth was attained unfairly.

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Will the Government get real on infrastructure?

17/11/2020
There are times in history when the winds of change all point in one direction, and it’s a brave politician...

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New Zealand’s Business Leaders Reflect On The Lessons Of COVID-19 In New Book

11/11/2020
New Zealand business leaders have shared insights into their COVID-19 strategies and learnings from 2020 in a new book called Human:...

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Here's what Biden win might mean for your KiwiSaver

09/11/2020
A new President of the United States is always a big deal for financial markets, and rightly so.

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KiwiSaver could lead economic renaissance - if politicians leave it alone

04/08/2020
If allowed to develop to its full potential, Kiwis could have more than $200b saved...
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Is KiwiSaver punishing the poor?

07/07/2020
KiwiSaver is hugely successful, with over 3 million Kiwis saving over $50 billion, way ahead...
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More infrastructure spending is nearly always a good idea

16/06/2020
Those who forget the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them, Sir Winston Churchill...
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History holds valuable lessons for investors

02/06/2020
In the context of history, Coronavirus hasn’t been that big...
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How to keep your head in the heat of a market crisis

29/05/2020
Panicked KiwiSaver investors may have cost themselves hundreds of thousands...
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Coronavirus: 10 reasons to feel optimistic about jobs and the economy amid Covid-19

05/05/2020
My favourite joke about economists is they've predicted 11 of...
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Sam Stubbs encourages CEO's to self-sacrifice during tough economic times

18/03/2020
Simplicity Sam Stubb's comments on the Government's $12 billion bailout...
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Keeping your nerves during the Coronavirus market freefall

11/03/2020
If you've had a look at your bank account recently,...
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Government moves to change settings for default funds: Q&A with Amanda Morrall

02/03/2020
On the latest episode of NewstalkZB's Smart Money, Simplicity educator...
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Lower for longer interest rates, predicts Sam Stubbs

18/02/2020
I fear making economic predictions.
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