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How your money can influence companies towards sustainability

Thu Dec. 8th 2022

When your KiwiSaver or investment fund uses your money for equity investments they buy shares in the company. That makes them a part owner of …

How to use your money to support the climate

Wed Nov. 23rd 2022

Your KiwiSaver fund could be the largest polluter in your personal carbon footprint. Your KiwiSaver invests mainly in companies, and they have very different impacts …

Is now a good time to switch your KiwiSaver?

Tue Nov. 22nd 2022

You may have heard a drumbeat of advice about your investments, to sit tight during this falling share market. “Don’t switch.” “Don’t lock in your …

Voices from COP27: What we need from the Climate Summit

Tue Nov. 22nd 2022

Welcome to the third series of Money for Good, a seminar and podcast series where we cover how money can be used to shape a …

Financing Net Zero Check in 2022 Live Stream

Tue Nov. 22nd 2022

Welcome to the Financing Net Zero Check in 2022 live stream In case you missed it or want to read or watch it again: You can …

2022 State of Net Zero Investment in Aotearoa New Zealand Report

Thu Nov. 17th 2022

Last year during the COP26 climate summit, investment providers made pledges to reduce the emissions of their portfolios to Net Zero. A year later, the …

Ethical Investment Night on Waiheke

Tue Nov. 1st 2022

Do you care deeply about climate change, the environment, and other social issues? Did you know that your KiwiSaver and investments could be directly supporting …

Financing Net Zero Check in 2022 - State of NZ Investor Action

Tue Nov. 1st 2022

Last year during the COP26 climate summit, investment providers made pledges to reduce the emissions of their portfolios to Net Zero. A year later, the …

2022 Annual Impact report

Mon Oct. 17th 2022

We offer our Annual Impact Report with gratitude to you, our donors, supporters, colleagues, and community.This report provides an overview of the activities of Mindful …

Green Money and Greenwashing

Tue Sept. 20th 2022

Originally posted on Newsroom, written by Nikki MandowSustainable finance: it's crazy important, and sometimes seriously flawed. In the fourth of our Net Zero: The Road …

KiwiSaver Funds Are Investing Billions Of Dollars In Companies That Most Of The Public Want To Avoid

Mon Aug. 29th 2022

Most KiwiSaver funds and other investment funds claim to be investing ethically. However, as the FMA pointed out in its report on 27 July, very …

Using Your Money to Shape a Brighter Future

Mon Aug. 29th 2022

How much difference can one purchase make? What if we combined our purchasing power to create a tipping point? Together our money has a huge …