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It’s quick and easy to transfer or join. All you need is your IRD number and driver licence or passport. We’ll manage the process and if you have an existing provider we’ll liaise with them on your behalf.

Why join Summer today?

We are investment specialists – as part of Forsyth Barr we bring over 80 years of investment experience, and our Summer Investment Committee is chaired by Martin Hawes.

We are active managers – we respond to market opportunities.

Our performance speaks for itself – Morningstar ranked the Summer Investment Selection fund's returns 1st out of 53 funds in the Multisector - Balanced category for the 12 months to 31 July 2018. FundSource ranked the Summer Investment Selection fund's returns 1st out of 37 funds in the Diversified Balanced category for the 12 months to 31 July 2018.

We keep you informed – both about your money and the broader investment market.

We enable you – through access to Forsyth Barr Authorised Financial Advisers for guidance, and making it easy for you to make changes to your account.

We have a clear, socially responsible investment framework – we are transparent about where your money is invested.

Are you ready to join Summer? Let's get started.

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