Page last updated: 15 March 2022


Banks and insurers have work cut out with CoFI
Clare Bolingford outlines what banks, insurers and non-bank deposit takers need to do to prepare for the CoFI regime.
The values of your money - choosing an ethical investment
Tammy Peyper, Financial Markets Authority’s Manager, Investor Capability shares her own experience choosing an ethical KiwiSaver fund.
Is your money next on cyber attackers’ hit list?
James Greig, FMA Director of Supervision talks about cyber attack risks.
Reporting a deficit – how to address the auditor shortage in New Zealand
Jacco Moison, FMA Head of Audit and Financial Reporing talks about the shortage of experienced auditors in New Zealand and the implications for invest ...
Sanctions on Russia – we’ve already got a tool for that
James Greig, FMA Director of Supervision talks about the Russia Sanctions Act which passed unanimously by Parliament on 9 March 2022.
Meet Samantha Barrass, FMA Chief Executive
The FMA’S new Chief Executive, Samantha Barrass talks about what she wants to achieve for financial services in New Zealand.
Customer understanding and demystifying — Clare Bolingford on FMA expectations of NZ life insurers
FMA Director of Banking and Insurance Clare Bolingford talks about FMA's expectation of NZ life insurers at the Financial Services Council “Generati ...
Mary Holm: Investing is for the long term
Mary Holm talks to the FMA about market volatility and how to invest for the long term.
The Year of the FAP
John Botica, FMA’s Director of Market Engagement reflects on the first year of FAP full licensing in the new financial advice regime.
Mandatory climate-related disclosures – a new regime for NZ and the FMA
FMA director of capital markets, Sarah Vrede talks about climate-related disclosures for significant financial entities.
Jumping into that investment? Take a mo and think about it
Gillian Boyes, Manager Investor Capability talks about FOMO investing.
First thoughts on full licensing: First Capital’s Hugh Percy gives his verdict on the journey
First Capital talks to the FMA’s Anita Frazer about their FAP licensing journey.