NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation fund has returned -11% for the third quarter of 2011.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund rose by 25% in the year to June to hit a new high of NZ$19.03bn ($14bn), its annual report shows.
AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND - Northern Trust has appointed Rohan Singh as managing director of its Australia and New Zealand business.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation fund has returned 25.05% for its fiscal year ending June 2011.
NEW ZEALAND - More than half (57%) of New Zealanders believe that KiwiSaver membership should be compulsory, according to research released by the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia).
NEW ZEALAND - The government's 2011/2012 proposed budget will halve matching tax credits for members' voluntary contributions to KiwiSaver while increasing employer and employee contributions to the scheme.
NEW ZEALAND - KiwiSaver funds posted positive returns for the first quarter of 2011, with the meidan KiwiSaver growth fund returning 3.8% and the more conservative default median fund returning 1.6%, according to Mercer's KiwiSaver survey.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund has returned 23.04% since the start of its fiscal year in July.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund returned 4.42% in December 2010, up from -0.38% in the previous month, due to an increase in global equities.
NEW ZEALAND - The Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation have appointed FarmRight as the first investment manager in its rural land strategy and acquired its first dairy property in West Otago.
AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND - Mercer has appointed Guy Thorburn as business leader for retirement, risk and finance consulting for Australia/New Zealand.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund posted returns -0.38% in November due to significant falls in the global fixed income markets.
NEW ZEALAND - The Retirement Commission's recommendations for New Zealand retirement income policy do not go far enough, a politician has warned.
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NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund posted its third straight monthly gain in October, growing by 2.7% thanks to strong rallies in global equities and fixed income markets.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Super Fund returned 15.45% for the year to June, benefiting from the rebound in global equity markets.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation fund was down 1.37% in August due to declining global equity markets.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund increased its global equities exposure from 45.1% to 63.1% over the month to July 31 and reported pre-tax returns of 4.76%.
NEW ZEALAND - New Zealand's government is setting up a working group to study the merits of compulsory pension savings which could be debated at next year's election, Prime Minister John Key said.
NEW ZEALAND - The New Zealand Superannuation fund was up 15.45% in the year ended June 30, the second best yearly performance since its inception in 2003.
NEW ZEALAND - Treasury deputy chief executive Gabriel Makhlouf said encouraging those 65 and above to work could help make a dent in the country's "unsustainable" superannuation and other budget costs.
NEW ZEALAND - The Guardians of the New Zealand Superannuation fund has appointed Waterman Capital to help manage its private equity investments.