Latest News | EriksensGlobal Limited - Actuaries & Investment Strategists https://eriksensglobal.com/ Latest update from EriksensGlobal Limited - Actuaries & Investment Strategists en-us Tue, 27 Oct 2020 20:37:49 +1300 Tue, 27 Oct 2020 20:37:49 +1300 60 https://eriksensglobal.com/rss/webpage/?categoryId=24 Economic commentary https://eriksensglobal.com/news/economic-commentary/ We've been watching this month’s geopolitical and fiscal volatility with interest. Click here to download full PDF to read more about what we're seeing. Challenging yet exciting times ahead. Wed, 14 Oct 2020 13:19:09 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/economic-commentary/ i3 Publishes New Pacific Region Insights https://eriksensglobal.com/news/i3-publishes-new-pacific-region-insights-page/ Link to the Investment Innovation Institute's 'Pacific Region' articles, for insights with a focus on New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. See the collection of articles here. Wed, 10 Jun 2020 13:36:58 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/i3-publishes-new-pacific-region-insights-page/ Market Update and Link to Economic Commentary https://eriksensglobal.com/news/market-update-and-link-to-economic-commentary/ Through uncertainty and fear of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, financial markets sold off heavily in the third week of February 2020.  Initially shares, being the most liquid and volatile were sold.  Investors bought bonds with some of the cash, pushing up bond prices.  But... Tue, 14 Apr 2020 16:34:24 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/market-update-and-link-to-economic-commentary/ Markets Could Stabilise as Quarter End Nears https://eriksensglobal.com/news/markets-could-stabilise-as-quarter-end-nears/ Fund rebalancing will see demand for equities, but today the key is to protect your health and that of your family. Read the full article here. Fri, 27 Mar 2020 16:19:55 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/markets-could-stabilise-as-quarter-end-nears/ COVID-19 Update https://eriksensglobal.com/news/eriksensglobal-covid-19-update/ To our clients and friends, EriksensGlobal remains open for business to serve our clients and the wider community. We are working remotely, and for the most part, it’s business as usual. Our staff are well positioned to assist you during this difficult time and will continue to... Wed, 25 Mar 2020 16:48:27 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/eriksensglobal-covid-19-update/ Eriksens Master Trust Survey and Economic Commentary https://eriksensglobal.com/news/eriksens-master-trust-survey-and-economic-commentary/ Published quarterly, Eriksens surveys the annualised returns of New Zealand Master Trust providers. We also include an economic commentary and this month highlight the recent changes made to Kiwisaver.   Click here to view past and present editions. Fri, 08 Nov 2019 11:47:25 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/eriksens-master-trust-survey-and-economic-commentary/ Current Master Trust Landscape and Changes Ahead https://eriksensglobal.com/news/current-master-trust-landscape-and-changes-ahead/ Informative article on the New Zealand Master Trust landscape courtesy of InvestmentNews.co.nz Mon, 05 Aug 2019 15:53:57 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/current-master-trust-landscape-and-changes-ahead/ RBNZ Scuppers AMP Life Deal https://eriksensglobal.com/news/rbnz-scuppers-amp-life-deal/ What could have been a lifeline for AMP Life is now being renegotiated with Resolution Life. The intrinsic instability of record high stock markets and record low interest rates will continue to make regulators critical and cautious, which means dealmakers need to be on their best... Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:22:04 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/rbnz-scuppers-amp-life-deal/ Growth in the Pacific https://eriksensglobal.com/news/growth-in-the-pacific/ EriksensGlobal Pacific is proud to be working with our Pacific neighbours and NZ asset managers to ensure functional and profitable retirements for Tongan and Nauruan citizens. Read the article here Mon, 01 Jul 2019 16:14:12 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/growth-in-the-pacific/ Our Auckland Office has Moved https://eriksensglobal.com/news/eriksensglobal-moving-our-auckland-office/ After almost two decades on Lake Road and due to continued business growth the EriksensGlobal Auckland office will be moving down the road to a larger workspace. Our new address is 2 Burns Avenue, Takapuna. Our PO boxes and phone numbers will remain the same. We look forward... Tue, 30 Apr 2019 10:40:54 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/eriksensglobal-moving-our-auckland-office/ Newstalk ZB Interview on NZ Super Accommodation Supplements https://eriksensglobal.com/news/newstalk-zb-interview-on-superannuation/ Jonathan Eriksen speaks on Newstalk ZB about the prematurity of increasing superannuation accommodation supplements. Listen to the interview here Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:44:39 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/newstalk-zb-interview-on-superannuation/ National Radio Interview on Insurance https://eriksensglobal.com/news/national-radio-interview-on-insurance/ Jonathan Eriksen speaks on National Radio about IAGs decision to cease issuing policies in the Welllington region and the effects this will have on its housing market. Listen to the interview here Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:55:25 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/national-radio-interview-on-insurance/ Pacific Investment Strategy Forum 2019 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/pacific-investment-strategy-forum-2019/ Jonathan Eriksen to speak at i3's Pacific Investment Strategy Forum. 18 to 20 March 2019 ParkRoyal Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW, Australia The 5th annual Pacific Investment Strategy Forum will enable the global investment management community to impart knowledge and... Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:40:49 +1300 https://eriksensglobal.com/news/pacific-investment-strategy-forum-2019/