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See what’s behind our approach to security and get some tips on things you can do to help keep your Sharesies account safe.
Published date,30 August 2023
3 min read
We take a deeper dive into how the Sharesies KiwiSaver Scheme will work, and bust a few myths along the way.
Published date,28 June 2023
2 min read
Six years ago, we welcomed our first Sharesies beta investor…well, our first investor who wasn’t a co-founder!
Published date,29 May 2023
On Tuesday 31 January, we updated our pricing—introducing transaction fee caps and monthly plans.
Published date,31 January 2023
4 min read
The Sharesies platform turned five in 2022—and not only has the number of investors using the platform grown, but also what’s offered to those investors.
Published date,22 December 2022
We’re shaking up the investment industry again, with a more loveable way to save for retirement or your first home.
Published date,7 December 2022
Our Kantar survey for 2022 finds New Zealanders are being more cautious, and cost-conscious, and are taking fewer risks with their money.
Published date,30 November 2022
6 min read
Our Data & Analytics team is dedicated to finding trends that help inform how we build Sharesies—and deliver value to investors. See some of our recent insights into investor behaviours and their outcomes.
Published date,1 November 2022
At Sharesies, our purpose is to create financial empowerment for everyone. This includes how we think about the pay and benefits for our incredible team.
Published date,21 October 2022
Help shape the future of companies listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange (NZX) by taking part in shareholder votes through Sharesies.
Published date,14 September 2022
5 min read
Ask and you shall receive—four new managed funds issued by Milford Asset Management are being added to Sharesies!
Published date,7 September 2022
Brooke Roberts, our co-founder and co-CEO, recaps her trip with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, MP Stuart Nash, and 30 other businesses to Australia.
Published date,18 July 2022
To celebrate B Corp month, Demi, our BKeeper & Executive Assistant, explains what Sharesies does to contribute to its B Corp accreditation.
Published date,15 March 2022
We cover 5 investing trends to look for in 2022, and dig a bit deeper to understand how they might shape the year ahead.
Published date,28 January 2022
Let’s look at why the markets have been up and down (mostly down) since the start of the year, and how to prepare your portfolio for future uncertainty.
Published date,26 January 2022
You now have the ability to connect your Sharesies Portfolio to a Sharesight account. But who’s Sharesight, and how does this benefit you?
Published date,24 November 2021
We’re excited to share what we learnt from our year-long pilot with three schools using Sharesies in the classroom—and how your school can be involved in 2022!
Published date,23 November 2021
Our 2021 survey shows how the financial wellbeing and retirement plans of Kiwis and Sharesies investors are still being impacted by COVID-19.
Published date,22 November 2021
Demi, our BKeeper & Executive Assistant, tells us about working with Ekos to achieve our Carbon Neutral accreditation for 2020.
Published date,16 November 2021
We’ve raised $50 million so we can keep innovating and developing money opportunities that empower people in Aotearoa, Australia, and beyond!
Published date,28 October 2021
Mark tells us about some keyboard accessibility improvements that make it easier for people to navigate Sharesies using assistive technologies.
We’ve got some changes coming to your Sharesies Portfolio! And we’re starting with the way we calculate and show returns from your investments.
Published date,28 June 2021
Access thousands of companies and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX)!
Published date,20 April 2021
In response to recent events in the global markets, we’ve taken steps to identify some of the highly volatile investments in Sharesies.
Published date,29 January 2021
In 2020, we ran our third annual Colmar Brunton investor survey aimed at understanding Kiwis’ attitudes towards savings and investing. Check out the results!
Published date,3 December 2020
We’ve made some improvements to Sharesies! Get the inside skinny on these changes, the new stats we show, and why we said goodbye to everyone’s favourite koala.
Published date,29 September 2020
Today, we’ve added US shares to Sharesies, giving you even more choice and control to grow your wealth!
Published date,24 August 2020
Sharesies co-founder, Leighton, shares his thoughts on the current situation, and what he’s keeping in mind when it comes to investing during these times.
Published date,26 March 2020
We’ve had a few questions come through about what the government’s recent COVID-19 announcements mean for Sharesies and your investments.
Published date,24 March 2020
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Published date,8 March 2020
Our Developer, Operations, Design, Legal, and Marketing interns chat about their experience at Sharesies this summer.
Published date,18 February 2020
You can now place Limit Orders when buying and selling investments in companies and exchange-traded funds (ETFs)!
Published date,19 November 2019
We interviewed 1,000 New Zealanders about their attitudes towards spending, saving and investing. Read the full report here.
Published date,29 October 2019
We’ve become an NZX cash market trading and clearing participant! Here’s a wrap-up of what it means and what’s coming next.
Published date,20 June 2019
We’ve become a Certified B Corporation® and happy to be part of the B Corp family! We explain what it means and why you should care.
Published date,17 April 2019
1 min read
This summer, we had Sasa Tapelu join the team as Sharesies’ Summer Finance & Operations Intern! We chatted with him about what it’s like interning at Sharesies.
Published date,3 March 2019
Trade Me has come on board as a shareholder in Sharesies! We explain the story behind why this happened and what it means for Sharesies investors.
Published date,11 November 2018
Men over the age of 60 are the group most likely to invest in shares. How can we make investing accessible to more New Zealanders?
Published date,18 July 2018
Sharesies and Smartshares joined together to interview 1000 Kiwis about investing. Here’s what we found.
Published date,4 July 2018
The last three months have been a great reminder to us as investors, that markets are a roller coaster. Leighton shares his experience.
Published date,29 April 2018
Some of you may have noticed the share market getting a bit more attention than normal in the media. Here’s a couple of tips to help you keep your nerves.
Published date,6 February 2018
We caught up with economist, Zoe Wallis, who shared how election results can impact the share market.
Published date,5 September 2017
Sharesies attended the RISE conference in Hong Kong. RISE is a massive conference that brings together people from all over the world to talk about tech.
Published date,17 August 2017