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Online Seminar Series

Fri May 22nd 2020

In response to the global impacts being felt by every New Zealander during the COVID-19 outbreak, Mindful Money is looking for the positive opportunities and ways that we can build back better. A big part of the solution is investing ethically and making a positive impact through our choices. There is a growing global movement to make investment a force for good, and we want to ensure New Zealand is at the forefront.

Seminar series: The role of the independent ethical financial adviser

Thu May 21st 2020

Dr. Rodger Spiller discusses the role of the independent financial adviser. Hear about the evolution of ethical investing in NZ, the role of a financial adviser, different types of ethical investing and evidence showing good financial returns from going ethical.

Seminar Series: Budget Day Panel Discussion

Thu May 14th 2020

Budget Day – does it deliver a sustainable future? We welcomed the audience to the analysis of Budget 2020, the sixth in the series of weekly seminars. The seminar was held two hours after Grant Robertson, Minister of Finance, announced the budget.

The Budget - Does It Deliver A Better Future?

Tue May 12th 2020

An early analysis of whether the Budget will put us on track towards a just and sustainable economy.

Our post-COVID recovery: Investing for a sustainable future

Mon May 11th 2020

From crisis comes opportunity. From a (hopefully) once-in-a-generation pandemic has come the chance for once-in-a-generation investment in recovery. We need to get this right, not only to kick-start economic recovery but also to meet future challenges.

Seminar Series: An Islamic & Ethical mandate for KiwiSaver

Thu May 7th 2020

Amanah Ethical has a strict approach to investing in accordance with Islamic principles, and these are closely aligned with what most people would recognise as ethical. Their financial performance has been outstanding, the highest returns of any KiwiSaver manager over the past three months and past year. As someone on the zoom call said, who knew?

Seminar Series: How can ethical investing earn higher returns?

Thu April 30th 2020

Featuring David Beattie, Chief Investment Officer, Asset Management NZ, discussing how ethical investing can earn higher returns.

Seminar Series: KiwiSaver Disrupter - Simplicity's ethical low-fees model

Thu April 23rd 2020

Featuring Andrew Lance,Chief Investment Officer for Simplicity, discussing its ethical low fees model.

Seminar Series: How ethical should a KiwiSaver be?

Thu April 16th 2020

Online Seminar with John Berry, CEO of CareSaver on 16 April 2020

Doing well as well as doing good

Wed April 15th 2020

It should be no surprise that sustainable business is also good business financially. Companies with a strong sustainability track record are typically well-managed. They gain advantages from a good reputation, a strong brand and loyal customers, motivated staff and no environmental liabilities.

Mindful Money funds outperform the average

Thu April 9th 2020

Ethical investing shows better performance during COVID-19. Funds on the Mindful Money platform have outperformed the average.

What you need to know about the share market

Thu March 26th 2020

This will be a time to remember. We will recall suffering, loss and hardship but hopefully we will also have memories about how we came together to overcome this pandemic – caring for others and building community.