Super Plan Most Innovative

The New Zealand Superannuation Fund has been named the world’s most innovative sovereign fund, winning the prestigious Sovereign Wealth Fund category in the 2012 aiCIO Industry Innovation Awards in New York. Chairman Gavin Walker said the award recognised the Fund’s transparency, consensus-based decision-making and a shift away from a traditional asset allocation ‘bucket’ approach to investing. “It’s great as a New Zealand organisation to compete with global peers and win,” Walker said.


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Sir Peter Snell Sports Champion of the Centuries

Sir Peter Snell Sports Champion of the Centuries

Sir Peter Snell, three-time Olympic champion on the track and arguably the greatest runner in the history of New Zealand athletics has died, aged 80, at his home in in Dallas,…