Investment Insights April 2022

Two key themes are driving markets at the moment. These are inflation and the invasion of Ukraine by Russia.

Mercer’s Investment Analyst, Hayden Tyrell shares insights from Mercer’s global network of investment experts covering:

  • The impact of the Russia-Ukraine crisis on markets both locally and globally
  • The likelihood of an ongoing market instability
  • The impact of climate change and how portfolios are adapting
  • How portfolios are adapting to rising inflation

New Zealand Defence Force Savings Schemes offer you the choice of seven different investment options. If you’re not sure if your investment option is right for you, take our risk quiz and/or call NZDF’s appointed financial advisers, Become Wealth, on 0508 BECOME (0508 232 663) or email them at

Mercer’s team of experts based in 40 countries around the globe, including New Zealand, monitor global and local events and bring you the latest updates.  We also produce an investment report each month covering the NZDF Savings Schemes, which includes returns for each of the seven funds in each scheme.

14 May 2022