News Posts2018-08-23T11:01:01+12:00

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Platinum Asset Management joins InvestNow!

June 12th, 2019|0 Comments

12th June 2019 Things don't stay the same for long around here. We added the 8 new Smartshares funds last week and Milford yesterday.  Now it's today's announcement. Platinum Asset Management and the Platinum International Fund are [...]

ANZ TDs now available on InvestNow!

June 19th, 2019|0 Comments

19th June 2019 Yet more great news - you can now add ANZ Term Deposits to your InvestNow portfolio! Alongside the 100+ managed funds, we now provide Kiwi investors with the ability to invest in [...]

Milford joins InvestNow!

June 11th, 2019|0 Comments

  11th June 2019 Following closely on from the addition of the 8 new Smartshares funds last week, we are really pleased to announce that Milford Asset Management have joined InvestNow. Milford Diversified Income Fund [...]

Smartshares iShares Launch

June 10th, 2019|0 Comments

6th June 2019 Having teamed up with Blackrock, Smartshares are offering 8 new funds, all of which are available on InvestNow: Smartshares Global Equities ESG Smartshares US Equities ESG Smartshares Europe Equities ESG Smartshares Japan Equities [...]

May 2019 – Russell Investments

May 31st, 2019|0 Comments

Commentator - Fiona Lintott, Director Client and Investor Services, Russell Investments Q1:  What is your view on spreads – should retail funds have buy/sell spreads and why/why [...]

May 2019 – AMP Capital

May 31st, 2019|0 Comments

Commentator - Rebekah Swan - ESG Investment Specialist, NZ / Client Advocate / Head of Product Q1:  What is your view on spreads – should retail funds [...]

Five New Smartshares Funds Available Now!

March 15th, 2019|0 Comments

We recently asked customers which Smartshares funds they would most like added to the range available on InvestNow. There were five clear favourites and we are really pleased to announce that these are available now, [...]

Holiday hours – Xmas 2018

December 18th, 2018|0 Comments

It’s business as usual for the InvestNow team over the Xmas period.  You can get in touch with us on 0800 499 466 or Monday to Friday (excluding national public holidays). The fund [...]

Traditional Term Deposits Now Available

October 31st, 2018|0 Comments

We are really pleased to announce that we now offer traditional bank Term Deposits (TDs) to InvestNow customers! Starting initially with the BNZ, over the next few months we will be bringing TDs to InvestNow from [...]

New Harbour and Fisher Funds

October 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Over recent weeks we have added new funds from Harbour Asset Management and Fisher Funds: Fisher Funds Conservative Fund Diversified fund 1.41% fee PDS Fisher Funds Growth Fund Diversified fund 1.53% fee PDS Here [...]

NEW – Harbour Real Estate Investment Fund

October 9th, 2018|0 Comments

We are pleased to announce the addition of the new Harbour Real Estate Investment Fund. Launched 1st October, this brings the number of Listed Property funds we offer to 7 in total. About the fund Here is how [...]

New Funds!

August 29th, 2018|0 Comments

It’s been a while since we added new funds, but over the next couple of months you will see a string of new funds and new managers available on InvestNow. Starting in September, [...]

Yes, we do offer Children’s accounts

August 29th, 2018|0 Comments

If you’d like to set up a Children’s account we are here to help.  Just drop us an e-mail ( with the details we need (see the Children’s Account FAQ). Like all investors, we [...]

InvestNow News 7th June – AMP Capital – ESG WRAP

June 7th, 2019|0 Comments

28th May - Emily Woodland, Co-Head of Sustainable Investment, Listed Equities Hong Kong, China Welcome to the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Wrap, where our team shares the latest ESG issues and their implications for investors. Watch our [...]

InvestNow News 15th Mar – AMP – ESG Wrap

March 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Welcome to the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Wrap, where AMP Capital's ESG team share the latest ESG issues in the media and their implications on investment. This month the key ESG issues making headlines are: [...]

InvestNow News 24th August – Harbour Asset Management – Outlook

August 24th, 2018|0 Comments

23rd August 2018 Continued growth of responsible investment in New Zealand The Responsible Investment Association Australasia (RIAA) has recently published the fourth annual New Zealand Responsible benchmark report [1]  that shows the size and growth of responsible investing in New Zealand over the [...]

Putting your lazy cash to work

July 27th, 2018|0 Comments

If some of you were wondering why you’ve been receiving an e-mail suggesting you put your cash to work, here is the explanation. Many customers ask if the Transaction Account is interest bearing, which [...]

Trusts and Anti Money Laundering

July 27th, 2018|0 Comments

We’ve been engaging with a few of our family trust customers lately, requesting additional information as we complete our Enhanced Due Diligence (EDD).  We thought this month’s edition of the InvestNow Magazine would be [...]

Coming soon – InvestNow News

May 30th, 2018|0 Comments

In June we will be launching the new InvestNow News service, exclusive to InvestNow customers.  InvestNow News will deliver news and information from our fund managers, direct to your inbox.  You will set your [...]

Distributions Received as Cash

March 29th, 2018|0 Comments

If you have elected to receive distributions as cash, as opposed to having them reinvested into a fund, it’s important that you know that any cash will be credited to your InvestNow transaction account. [...]

Funds and Fund Manager Updates

March 29th, 2018|0 Comments

New Fund Manager – Legg Mason This week we added a new Fund Manager, Legg Mason, and their Legg Mason Brandywine Opportunistic Fixed Income Fund. Legg Mason has over a century [...]

PIE Tax Update – 2019

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

2019 PIE tax timeline Thursday 28 March: email sent advising the estimated PIE tax liability for all investors owing PIE tax Monday 1 April: last day to request a change in your PIR (Prescribed Investor [...]

Rabobank customer update

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

We are getting closer to the end of the programme whereby we have established your InvestNow account and are ready to transfer the assets at, or around, March 31st.  Thanks to the thousands of you [...]

Making Deposits & Withdrawals

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Making Deposits & Withdrawals Deposits To deposit funds, all you need is to know is the bank account details for our custodian and the unique identifier for your account.  Having logged in, click on Quick [...]

InvestNow Order Status 101

December 19th, 2017|0 Comments

When you buy or sell managed funds with InvestNow, we will apply a number of statuses, reflecting the most recent action taken for each order: Pending Approval required Processing Completed Cancelled If you have [...]

Fund Manager Updates

November 28th, 2017|0 Comments

AMP Capital strategy changes AMP Capital have advised us of the following changes in their investment strategies: AMP Capital Responsible Investment Leaders (RIL) Funds The international fixed interest component of the AMP RIL [...]

Most Commonly Asked Questions

November 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Can I receive my Passcode as a text message (instead of an e-mail)? Yes you can, just follow these simple steps: Login to your InvestNow account. Click on the Profile icon – it’s the [...]

Children’s Accounts

October 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Many of our customers have asked if InvestNow offers accounts for children - the answer is simply, yes. Due to the specific requirements around setting up these accounts, we recommend that customers contact us during [...]

Fund Manager Updates

October 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

We have recently received updates from AMP Capital, Mint Asset Management, Nikko Asset Management and Smartshares – please click below to read/review the relevant updates: AMP Capital Investment Funds – Financial Statements Mint Asset Management [...]

The Investor Report

April 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Accessed through the My Documents page, the Investor Report gives you a full and detailed breakdown of all activity within your portfolio for the period you define, covering all transactional and financial aspects of your portfolio [...]