We are investment specialists – as part of Forsyth Barr, we have an over 80 year history in investment markets utilising world-class research. Our Investment Committee is chaired by Martin Hawes, a respected investment specialist.
Below we share our knowledge of investment markets via articles, research, market updates and videos to keep you informed.
Are you a Summer KiwiSaver scheme member?
Read Martin Hawes' latest "For my money" article for his current thoughts on asset allocation.
While KiwiSaver is about retirement, along the way we’d like to help you learn about investments. In this section each month Martin covers a different topic designed to expand your investment knowledge.
This month Martin covers strategic and tactical asset allocation.
Got a topic you'd like us to cover? Let us know!
Our Becoming an investor guide is a great resource if you are new to investing. This explains key concepts about investing generally and how this can relate to your KiwiSaver investment.
Exclusive for members of the Summer KiwiSaver scheme, keep up to date with what's happening in the world with research from Forsyth Barr's experienced team of research analysts.
Resumption of synchronised global growth was the economic story of 2017, with the positive growth momentum created by the world’s major developed markets.
Martin covers a range of topics in our short videos. Whether you're looking for introduction to Summer or wanting to learn more about investing, you'll find it here! There's even one about eating frogs - you know, that famous Mark Twain analogy?!
Keep up to date with what’s going on by reading the latest media articles prepared by Martin, or where he has commented on topical issues.