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2019: The year of the IPO

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After years of sporadic initial public offerings (IPOs), 2019 is set to be a banner year for well-known billion dollar companies hitting the US share markets. Hatch takes a close look at the good and the bad, and the ins and outs of all things IPO investing.

20 Sep 2019

Megatrends: Invest in the future you want to see

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We’re excited to announce that you can now invest in your favourite megatrends through Hatch! You can now browse the companies and exchange-traded funds at the forefront of future-focused trends, starting with Green, Cannabis and Tech and more.

16 Sep 2019

The meteoric rise of the self-directed investor

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You didn’t hear it here first, but self-directed investing is a global phenomenon and New Zealand has joined the movement. ANZ and ASB brokerage apps were among the first generation to get Kiwis interested in doing their own investing, paving the way for brilliant challengers like Simplicity, InvestNow, Smartshares, and now Hatch.

11 Sep 2019

Which type of investor are you?

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We often get asked who uses Hatch and what types of investors they are. Our investors aren’t so mysterious and range from professionals, travellers, athletes and creators. They cover ages anywhere between 18 to 90 years old.

We’ve grouped some common themes so you can see that there’s more than one way to approach investing on your own. Happy reading!

04 Sep 2019

Hatch cracks 10,000 investors

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Last September, we launched Hatch to enable Kiwis to mix and match world-class investments to grow their wealth their way. We’ve started by offering easy and affordable access to the US share markets, making it possible for all Kiwis to invest in the world’s most recognisable companies and funds. 

Over 10,000 of you have signed up. Proof to us that Kiwi investors want a sophisticated, yet intuitive way to invest in the largest, most liquid share markets in the world.

13 Aug 2019

The 5 Most Common Mistakes Investors Make

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When it comes to learning anything new, making mistakes is part of the learning process. But mistakes in investing can be costly (and end up hurting long-term returns) if you don’t learn from them as soon as possible.

We asked seasoned Hatch investors about some of the biggest lessons they’ve learned early in their investing journeys so you can avoid them.

12 Aug 2019

Hatch passes $25 million in investments

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We passed $25 million in investments! Proof that investors want a sophisticated, yet intuitive way to invest in the largest, most liquid share markets in the world.

17 Jul 2019

Invest like the best: Benjamin Graham

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Graham’s work in managerial economics and investing shaped his philosophy of value investing, a significant investing movement now followed by active investors around the world. Investors who use this investing strategy think that the market overreacts to good and bad news, causing share price movements which don’t correspond to a company's value and future success.

22 Apr 2019
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