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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What happens to debt when you die? Amanda Morrall talks SmartMoney

04/02/2020
What happens to debt when you die?

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"Thanks for the $12b, minister. But please, give us the plan, man."

04/02/2020
Labour's infrastructure spend is underwhelming,opines Sam Stubbs in his latest opinion...
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The future of money in 500 years; Sam Stubbs reads the tea leaves

15/01/2020
Picking what the world of money will look like in...
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The coming decade of wealth: why Sam Stubbs is so confident we're heading into a boom

24/12/2019
It's dangerous to make economic predictions.
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The face of corporate NZ is still too pale, stale and male, argues Simplicity's Sam Stubbs

18/11/2019
The diversity philosophy is deeply entrenched in many aspects of...
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"Aramco shares are as black as the oil it extracts, and stained with blood," warns Simplicity's MD Sam Stubbs

12/11/2019
The Saudi Arabian oil company Aramco, 100 per cent owned by...
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Self-employed KiwiSavers are missing out on receiving Government contributions

29/10/2019
As many as 40% of self-employed New Zealanders who are...
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Proposal to drip-feed KiwiSaver money in retirement gets thumbs down from Sam Stubbs

22/10/2019
An idea to apportion KiwiSaver savings in old age to...
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Tapping KiwiSaver for investment properties could undermine retirement savings and create headaches for members

21/10/2019
Does it make sense to open up KiwiSaver for the...
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Low cost KiwiSaver provider Simplicity enters home loan market with record low floating rate of 2.95%

03/10/2019
Simplicity, NZ’s fastest-growing KiwiSaver plan, today announced it would provide...
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