Quantifi's $15 million capital-raising shows KiwiSaver could end high-tech companies' need to go overseas for funding.
Housing must become the top priority again
Is housing a human right? Sam Stubbs thinks it is.
The worst decision by a New Zealand politician, ever
According to Sam Stubbs, the worst decision ever by a New Zealand politician was made on 15 December 1975.
Cryptocurrency: Please don't go crypto crazy
There's a belief in financial markets that once taxi drivers start asking you about particular investments, it’s the top of...
Here's what Biden win might mean for your KiwiSaver
A new President of the United States is always a big deal for financial markets,...
Can KiwiSaver save the economy? Actually, yes
In reading economists’ predictions for our economy, one thing seems to be overlooked, or underappreciated:...
A strong economy in 2021? Here's why that could happen
As Sam Stubbs points out, economists are the butt of many jokes.
Here's why there's never been a better time to invest in infrastructure
Covid-19 has been a massive storm cloud for the economy, with the largest drop in...
We'd all be better off if 'open banking' wasn't stymied by the banks
The recently announced new top tax rate, and regulation of...
The family with the lowest mortgage rate in New Zealand
First time homebuyers Nathaniel and Laura Warmington have the lowest home loan rate in the...
Is police pension scheme underperformance the tip of an expensive iceberg?
Over almost three years the Police pension scheme has underperformed its low-cost KiwiSaver equivalent by...
KiwiSaver could lead economic renaissance - if politicians leave it alone
If allowed to develop to its full potential, Kiwis could have more than $200b saved...
Is KiwiSaver punishing the poor?
KiwiSaver is hugely successful, with over 3 million Kiwis saving over $50 billion, way ahead...
More infrastructure spending is nearly always a good idea
Those who forget the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them, Sir Winston Churchill...