Faster KiwiSaver Bill!

Investment News – 28 Jul, 2019

All KiwiSaver providers will have to cut transfer times by more than two-thirds under new legislation just referred to select committee.

Among other items, the Taxation (KiwiSaver, Student Loans and Remedial Matters) Bill would require all schemes to shift members to rival providers within 10 working days after receiving a transfer request compared to the current general standard of 35 working days… READ MORE

Industry climate change: why 2019 will be the hottest year on record for NZ financial services

Investment News – 17 Feb, 2019

There is no escape: legislation, regulation, technologisation and bureaucracitisation will sweep through every nook and cranny of the NZ financial services industry this year, an expert panel warned last week.

The panel of lawyers and specialist financial technology consultants – assembled by DLA Piper and Mosaic Financial Services Infrastructure – highlighted the looming changes due to bring end-to-end disruption to the industry in 2019… READ MORE


Financial consulting firm boots-up staff numbers as tech demand rockets

Investment News – 16 Dec, 2018

Auckland-headquartered financial technology consulting and implementation firm, Mosaic, has added half a dozen staff over the last few months as the digital transformation trend sweeps over the NZ industry.

Myles Allan, founding partner of the firm officially known as Mosaic Financial Services Infrastructure, said businesses across the sector were under pressure to update their technology… READ MORE


Morningstar sounds death knell for single-use robos

Investment News – 18 Nov, 2018

Resistance wasn’t futile: the first wave of disruptive robo-advisers has failed to breach the status quo, a recent Morningstar analysis has confirmed. Myles Allan, founder of Auckland-based consultancy firm Mosaic Financial Services Infrastructure, said the Morningstar research “aligns with what we’re seeing in the market”. READ MORE


Would you take money advice from a computer?

NZ Herald – 6 Jan, 2018
Kiwis are set to start getting financial “robo-advice” this year — a move tipped to help those on lower incomes but which some are warning comes with risks… READ MORE


Robo Advice to Cover the Spectrum of NZ Consumers

Scoop – Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Press Release: Mosaic Financial Services Infrastructure
New digital advice (DA) services expected to arrive in NZ next year will benefit a range of consumers from beginner investors through to high net worth individuals, according a new white paper published by Auckland specialist consulting firm, Mosaic Financial Services Infrastructure… READ MORE


Advice for robots: new white paper fills in blanks for NZ industry

Early next year the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) stands ready to welcome the first generation of fully-personalised (but potentially dehumanised) financial advice robots to NZ shores… READ MORE


The Mosaic ‘Bot or Not?’ white paper

Click here for a free copy of ‘Bot or Not: A guide for NZ financial services firms entering the Digital Advice age’.


Industry tech redesign puts Mosaic in the picture

Specialist NZ consultancy firm, Mosaic Financial Services Infrastructure, has doubled turnover over the previous 12 months as the industry looks to install technological upgrades across the value chain… READ MORE