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6 December 2019 Equity investors have enjoyed an incredible ride over the past decade with the US S&P500 index rallying over 300% since early 2009, and New Zealand’s NZX50...
6 November 2019 At Devon Funds we have a long history of engaging with companies on issues associated with the environment, social best practice and corporate governance (ESG...
7 October 2019 At Devon our key focus when building investment portfolios for clients is fundamental research and a recent trip that we made to the US is an excellent example...
5 September 2019 Equity markets traded with an unfamiliar level of volatility during August as investors contended with a deluge of information, both international and domestic...
5 August 2019 In May 2013 the New Zealand government engaged in a strong push towards partially privatising a number of our major infrastructure businesses, by listing them on...
3 July 2019  Since November 2017 global interest rates have fallen sharply. While the trend towards declining interest rates over the last 30 years has been clear, the...
7 June 2019 House prices rising too quickly can cause a lot of social stress, as we have seen in New Zealand. On the flip side however material price falls can cause economic...
3 May 2019  On the 23rd of April, the NZ share market index (S&P/NZX50) broke through the 10,000 level for the first time in its history. But a quick look back through...
4 April 2019 An investment chief has questioned the Ports of Auckland's dividend policies, saying it can only pay Auckland Council's annual return by borrowing more. Chris...
3 April 2019 In managing our clients’ NZ and Australian investments it is critically important to have a clear view on what is happening in China. China is not only the world’s...