Behavioural finance Archives - Milford Asset
The importance of being in the right KiwiSaver fund

Leigh Wotherspoon, 08 May 2019

Since the start of KiwiSaver in 2007 over 2.9 million New Zealanders have joined and grown their savings to over…

Investment returns likely to make up bulk of your KiwiSaver balance

Murray Harris, 04 Jul 2019

In this short video, Head of KiwiSaver and Distribution Murray Harris discusses the importance of getting good investment returns. He…

Using the new KiwiSaver contribution rates to your advantage

Murray Harris, 31 Jul 2019

In this short video, Head of KiwiSaver and Distribution Murray Harris looks at the new KiwiSaver contribution rates – including…

Perceptions of risk

Richard Pilley, 14 Aug 2019

Driving and shark attacks I was talking to a friend recently and he was complaining that he had been stopped…

You are what you mEAT!

Stephen Johnston, 20 Aug 2019

Throughout my investment career, it never ceases to amaze me how businesses can come from nowhere and, virtually overnight (slightly…

Most KiwiSavers are short-changing their retirement

Murray Harris, 06 Sep 2019

There are almost 3 million Kiwis in KiwiSaver who have saved around $58 billion to help fund the retirement lifestyle…

Clickbait – don’t fall for it

Michal Denz, 24 Sep 2019

Nod your head if you’ve recently clicked on a headline because it included the words recession, crisis or bubble. Nod…

The true power of social media

Stephanie Batchelor, 04 Oct 2019

Over the years, our smartphones have become extensions of our bodies. In fact, it’s rare to walk down the street…

Investment funds – what to ask yourself.

Andrew Mackenzie, 01 Nov 2019

For people that have been relying on term deposit interest for their income, the recent move by the Reserve Bank…

Taking your savings to the next level

Sarah Mitchell, 08 Nov 2019

If you’re already a KiwiSaver member and making regular contributions, you’re off to a great start. But if you’re keen…