Whakatupu rawa marae

Whakatupu rawa marae moo ngaa uri whakaheke - Growing marae wealth for future generations

Nau kuhu mai to this dedicated space designed for our marae trustees and anyone who has an interest in how our marae are spending and investing their puutea (capital).
The purpose here is to help grow investment knowledge relevant to marae. It is intended that these resources will activate rawa marae (marae capital), in continuing to grow for generations to come.

First off, watch the Investment Basics videos below as an entry into the world of WHAKATUPU RAWA MARAE/ GROWING MARAE WEALTH.

Investment Foundations Workbook

Our marae trustees are champions in making sound decisions for our whenua taurikura and its uri. This book has been put together especially for our marae trustees looking to increase their understanding of investments and provide a foundational guide on the following: 

  1. Investment Foundations
  2. Types of investments
  3. Risk and reward
  4. The advisor landscape
  5. Comparing performance

Investment Foundations Presentation

Now you’ve explored some of the basic principals around investment and what that means within the context of growing marae wealth, it’s time to dig a bit deeper.

Riria Te Kanawa will be taking us through the presentation, Riria is an uri of Poihakena Marae in Whaaingaroa on her mothers side and Ngaati Maniapoto on her fathers side. Don’t forget to use a copy of your Investment Foundations Workbook to take down notes, and lets now kick back and enjoy the learnings!

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This content by Waikato-Tainui is intended for the trustees of the Waikato-Tainui marae for training purposes only. It may not be reproduced or further distributed or published without the express prior consent of Waikato-Tainui.  This content is not intended for distribution to any person outside of Waikato-Tainui marae trustees. The content covers foundation level investment concepts and is not intended as a comprehensive guide to investment and is instead intended to help trustees develop their understanding.  The content does not constitute advice and should not be relied on or acted upon in making investment decisions.  Professional advice and assistance should be sought from a qualified investor advisor or professional prior to making investment decisions.  Those acting upon the information do so entirely at their own risk.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, Waikato-Tainui do not accept liability for the results of any actions taken or not taken upon the basis of the information provided, or for any negligent mis-statements, errors or omissions.  Some information included is of a historical nature and may have been superseded.  Historical performance does not guarantee future performance (and to the extent that any future or forward looking statement is included, no representation is given as to whether that statement will prove correct.

This content is general guidance only and has not taken into account the specific situations, needs and investment objectives of any individual person or entity in developing the content and any recommendations (or opinions) contained within. Covid-19 has caused significant disruption to the investment environment.

It is current as at 30 September 2020 and is subject to change as a result of changes in the operating and regulatory environments.