A groundswell of support is building for KiwiSaver, increasing New Zealandersí appetite for retirement savings and boosting savings patterns, according to the latest AMP SuperWatch research.Of the people surveyed, 68% said New Zealand Superannuation would be inadequate financial support for them in retirement. Three-quarters of non-retired New Zealanders say they are aware of KiwiSaver (up […]
The news is pretty good in the latest barometer reading of people‚Äôs intentions. Investor confidence is at record high levels, managed funds are picked as the second most popular investment and the awareness of KiwiSaver continues to grow.
Southland financial planning firm Bennett and Co is embracing KiwiSaver by taking on a new staff member specifically to promote the savings scheme to employers.
AXA has been formally confirmed as a default KiwiSaver provider, with a certificate of appointment signed by Finance Minister Dr Michael Cullen and Commerce Minister Lianne Dalziel at Parliament this morning.