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Taking a more ethical stand with your Kiwisaver

Tue Sept. 17th 2019

By Alice Webb-Liddell published in the Spinoff, 17 September 2019

Why sustainable investing matters – and how to take a stand with your KiwiSaver 

Most KiwiSaver funds are managed by one of the big Australian banks, which create returns through investments in fossil fuels, human rights violations, tobacco and weaponry. Despite an increasing interest in sustainability and accountability, thousands of New Zealanders are still inadvertently investing in sectors that are doing harm to the planet. What can we do?