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Attitudes towards New Zealand’s financial markets survey

Page last updated: 28 Aug 2019

Investor Confidence Research's main research objectives are to:

  • Measure the level of confidence the New Zealand public have in the New Zealand financial markets;
  • Measure perceptions and awareness of the FMA;
  • Capture the level of understanding of diversification and risk/return trade-off.

Attitudes towards New Zealand’s financial markets 2019Investor Confidence Research 2019

This year, respondents who mentioned they had an increase or decrease in their levels of confidence were asked why. Many of the reasons given relate to feelings toward the current government. Main reasons given for an increase in confidence in the last 12 months include: a positive change of government, a rising economy, and because they have a better understanding of the markets now.

See media release.


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