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Mindful Money Awards

Thu April 15th 2021

The Mindful Money Awards celebrate the role that ethical and impact investing are playing in making money a force for good. They reflect the growing movement to re-orient investment finance towards sustainability and well-being, providing solutions to the mounting crises of climate change, biodiversity loss and inequality.

NZX-owned KiwiSaver provider is the biggest nuclear investor

Fri March 19th 2021

Originally published on Stuff. The original article can be found here. A KiwiSaver fund owned by the New Zealand stock exchange operator was the biggest …

Nukes in your KiwiSaver fund?

Fri March 19th 2021

Nukes in your KiwiSaver fund? Kiwis don’t want weapons in their KiwiSaver funds. That message has come through loud and clear since it was revealed …

Do you make Nuclear Bombs?

Thu March 18th 2021

There are 88 KiwiSaver Funds with investments in companies that produce nuclear weapons, totalling $52 million. Here's how you can find out what's in your KiwiSaver fund and take action.

KiwiSaver: 88 providers investing in making of nuclear weapons - Mindful Money

Thu March 18th 2021

Originally published on RNZ. The original article can be found here.Many savers may be invested in nuclear weapons, against their wishes, but be completely unaware …

Using your KiwiSaver for Climate Action

Mon March 15th 2021

On Wednesday 31st March we're presesting a one hour seminar as part of EcoFest West at Ecomatters in New Lynn.

Climate Commission: Use Your Voice to Shape Aotearoa

Fri March 12th 2021

Have Your Say on the Future of New Zealand The Commission has released a draft report, setting budgets and advice to the government on climate action. The proposals are going in the right direction, but there are gaps. Of particular concern to Mindful Money is the lack of policy recommendations on finance. We know that money is a driver of action for companies, but the Commission is virtually silent on what needs to change in our financial system.

Women's Lifestyle Expo

Mon March 8th 2021

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th April, TSB Bank Arena, Wellington - come and say hi!

PM Jacinda Ardern’s KiwiSaver investments show we've passed the point of peak greenwashing

Mon Feb. 22nd 2021

Originally published on Stuff, by John Berry. The original article can be found here.Last week Jacinda Ardern’s bank KiwiSaver was found to invest in weapons …

Jacinda Ardern 'not aware' her KiwiSaver scheme profited from Saudi military deals

Mon Feb. 22nd 2021

Originally published on Stuff, by Rob Stock. The original article can be found here.Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she was not aware her KiwiSaver scheme …

How to go weapons-free in KiwiSaver

Fri Feb. 19th 2021

There are now more than a dozen weapons-free KiwiSaver schemes and funds meaning anybody who wishes to keep their retirement savings clear of the arms industry can easily do so.

Choosing the Fund that Fits

Wed Feb. 3rd 2021

Mindful Money aims to change the ways that New Zealanders think about their investments, so that they give greater priority to directing their funds towards social and environmentally beneficial outcomes. Investors will be supported and empowered to direct their investment towards credible forms of responsible investment and impact investment.