Saturn News

Saturn Contributes to ESG Research


By Peter DIne.

The Climate and Energy Finance Group from the University of Otago has just released a research report on the responsible investment (environmental, social, governance; ESG) policies and strategies of global equity funds available to Australasian investors.

Saturn recognises Alistair Pirie’s achievement at Saturn


It was with relief that in late December we finally got to acknowledge Alistair Pirie’s contribution to the Saturn buisness.

Is the Novel Coronavirus infecting your investments?


By Peter Dine, 9 March 2020 The news is currently dominated by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). It’s a highly contagious disease which has spread to around 50 countries and has infected more than 110,000 people around the world. China accounts for more than 70% of…


CFA Society New Zealand – Associate Membership


The Saturn business has made a commitment to professional standards and ethics in finance by applying for associate membership of the CFA Society New Zealand for all of its Advisers, Directors and administrators. In addition Saturn has two CFA Charterholders on staff, Operations Manager Byeongguk…

Appointment of General Manager – media release


Managing Director of Saturn Portfolio Management, John McConnell is pleased to appoint Peter Dine to the newly created position of General Manager of Saturn’s financial advice business. Mr McConnell said that “Saturn Portfolio’s financial advice business had grown strongly following the acquisition of the local Van…

Craig Goes to Omaha


Chairman of Saturn Portfolio, Craig Stobo, accompanied a group of Elevation Capital executives and investors to the Berkshire Hathaway ASM in Omaha, Nebraska in April.  The Annual Shareholder Meeting takes place in the huge Century 21 basketball stadium. This year’s meeting was full, but unlike…