02/04/2020

How to help those in need during the Covid-19 Lockdown

Covid-19 is a horrible beast, we have also seen some strange things that we never expected to see in Aotearoa –...

02/04/2020

Market Update - March 2020

Market performance

23/03/2020

What does Coronavirus mean for my KiwiSaver

16/03/2020

Your personal instincts could pose the biggest danger to ...

Do we listen to our natural instincts or do we have the confidence to stick to a long-term plan?

03/03/2020

KiwiSaver is Broken?

When introduced, KiwiSaver was supposed to be a  breakthrough for the everyday Kiwi

02/03/2020

Coronavirus and your KiwiSaver

What is Coronavirus, why is the market crashing and how will this impact your KiwiSaver?

25/02/2020

Chasing KiwiSaver performance is a bad idea

A common disclaimer you will find in finance is “past performance is no indication of future performance.” 

14/02/2020

The rising tide of Digital Advice: How New Zealand compares ...

Digital Advice has taken off overseas but is a relatively new concept in New Zealand.

04/02/2020

Market Update - January 2020

January has been a month of two halves with improving growth due to the signed US/China trade deal & the Coronavirus

04/02/2020

Understanding the types of KiwiSaver funds

Choosing the type of fund your KiwiSaver is invested in will be a critical decision you take for your retirement.

14/01/2020

Five Evergreen Finance Books to Binge Read in 2020

Looking to improve your financial pow-wow in 2020? This reading list of evergreen finance books is for you.

27/12/2019

2019 Podcast Roundup

Check out some of our favourite finance and economics podcasts (yes, they really do exist)

06/12/2019

Market Update - November 2019

Global markets continue to rise with improving economic outlooks in Europe and the hope of a US-China trade deal

26/11/2019

The value of advice - an external perspective

A common piece of feedback we receive at kōura is why do I need advice and what is the value of advice.

25/11/2019

Your nest or your nest egg, what comes first?

Deciding between paying the mortgage or building your retirement nest egg is tough - what do you prioritise & how?

15/11/2019

NZ's Zero Carbon Bill and what it means for your KiwiSaver

Its about time we all start acting on climate change. How can our KiwiSaver investments play a role in this fight?

08/11/2019

What should you do with your KiwiSaver in a market downturn

Predictions of financial markets doom are everywhere you look. What does this mean for your KiwiSaver?

06/11/2019

Hundreds and Thousands Better Off - Your guide to KiwiSaver

Buying a house and saving for your retirement are two financial decisions you need to think hard about and get right.

01/11/2019

Kōura Monthly - October 2019

kōura's launch, a report on active investing by Kiwi Wealth and a study on the use of AI in financial services

01/11/2019

Market Update - October 2019

Markets briefly reached fresh highs, though with the constant flow of news there have been lots of ups and downs

30/10/2019

Digital advice and how it helps your retirement

Digital advice may seem impersonal but it's not. It can play a big role in helping us invest for our retirement.

21/10/2019

What Does Risk Really Mean When KiwiSaving

What's your risk appetite? How do you make the right choice and how will it impact your KiwiSaver?

18/10/2019

Young New Zealanders are missing out on billions

The Spinoff talks to Rupert Carlyon and finds out how young kiwis are missing out on billions in their KiwiSaver

16/10/2019

Passive Investing: Your Questions Answered

What's the difference between active and passive investing? Here's why passive is better, especially for KiwiSaver?

15/10/2019

An open letter to New Zealand’s active fund managers

We are also surprised that passive vs active investing is still a debate!

08/10/2019

Over 50% of Kiwis are in the wrong KiwiSaver fund

Scoop covers the launch of kōura and highlights how over 50% of Kiwis are in the wrong type of KiwiSaver fund.

08/10/2019

kōura KiwiSaver launches today in crowded KiwiSaver space

Radio New Zealand speaks to KiwiSaver newcomer, kōura, to understand the edge that kōura brings to the market.

08/10/2019

KiwiSaver members want online research, not advice

Good Returns covers kōura’s launch and research that shows most people would prefer online research to an adviser.

08/10/2019

kōura kicks in with flat-fee pricing

Investment News covers our launch, speaks about our kōura’s low fees and customer focused digital advice platform. 

07/10/2019

Saving 3pc in KiwiSaver will only replace half your income

Tamsyn Parker talks to kōura founder Rupert Carlyon and showcases the recent research we uncovered about KiwiSaver.

07/10/2019

KiwiSaver Insights 2019 - new research from kōura

kōura delved into the country’s KiwiSaver behaviours and surveyed 1,000 New Zealanders. Here's what we found out. 

01/10/2019

Fixing your KiwiSaver contribution - things to consider

It's hard deciding how much you should contribute to your KiwiSaver - here are some things to consider.

30/09/2019

How much money do I really need to retire

What’s the magic figure you need for a wonderful retirement? Like everything in finance, the answer is 'It Depends'.

27/09/2019

Choosing the KiwiSaver fund that’s right for you

How do you choose the KiwiSaver fund that's right for you? Check out our basic guide.

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