Investing with Smartshares

  For some time now investors have been able to buy Smartshares on the NZX. Smartshares are Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) that invest in a wide range of securities which track the performance of an index such as the NZX 10 Index. The advantage for smaller investors is being able to easily and cost effectively […]

The Rise of the Active-Passive Portfolio

  Over the last fifteen or so years, trillions of dollars have poured into investment funds which passively track indexes such as the S&P 500 or the NZX 50. An index fund matches the components of a particular index and its performance will therefore match the performance of the index. The main selling point for […]