The New Zealand Investment Story

We promote the investment case of the asset class to local and offshore investors and encourage in their portfolio allocations to New Zealand Private Equity and Venture Capital.

New Zealand is strategically located in the Asia-Pacific region, with proximity and access to high-growth economies internationally.

Our workforce is talented, well-educated and competitively priced, with an aptitude for innovation and cutting edge technology, and a focus on excellence and quality.

We provide a politically and economically stable society, and a positive business environment that has one of the lowest levels of corruption in the world and is supported by a robust legal system that protects intellectual property.

New Zealand is recognised for a flair for original thinking and determined application, leading to the development of novel products and processes and unique resolutions for difficult problems.

We offer world-class research and development (R&D) capabilities, based on a collaborative relationship between research institutes, universities and the private sector, and supported by government initiatives and investment.

The New Zealand Private Equity Market

This report provides an overview of the New Zealand private equity market, with specific focus on the institutional funds management industry. It examines the key features of the market relevant to institutional investors – the size of the market, investment activity, the fund manager landscape and historical returns.

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Doing Business in New Zealand

Doing Business in New Zealand Guide introduces you to New Zealand’s business and trading environment, with particular focus on legal and regulatory matters.

The Investors Guide to the New Zealand Beverage Industry 2017

The New Zealand wine industry has achieved phenomenal growth, producing world renowned wine varieties.

Outside wine, New Zealand juice, beer and alcoholic spirits are all showing significant potential.

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The Investors Guide to the New Zealand Meat Industry 2017

New Zealand is the global leader in lamb and deer meat exports and has a strong position in beef exports; other species are primarily focused on the domestic market, although in recent years chicken exports have been growing.

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The Investors Guide to the New Zealand Diary Industry 2017

New Zealand is a global leader in dairy trade, gaining export market share in the past decade.

New Zealand is the eighth largest milk producing country in the world and accounts for 3 per cent of global milk production. New Zealand is a global leader in the exporting of powders, caseins, butter/dairy fats, and powders, with a strong position in cheese and lactose.

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The Investors Guide to the New Zealand Processed Food Industry 2017
New Zealand has a rapidly growing processed foods sector, leveraging on available raw and unique materials.
New products, exports and firms continue to emerge, though many of these firms require significant capital to fund growth.

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The Investors Guide to the New Zealand Produce Industry 2017

New Zealand is a major producer and exporter of kiwifruit and apples, accounting for over 70 per cent of the country’s fresh produce export value.

New Zealand also produces a wide range of other fruit and nuts, with significant growth in avocados, cherries and blueberries. We are a mid-sized producer of vegetables for processing and export.

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The Investors Guide to the New Zealand Seafood Industry 2017

New Zealand has the tenth longest coastline of any country in the world, access to a strong set of natural resources, and exports seafood to 112 countries.

New Zealand has an efficient, modern seafood industry and large and sustainably managed wild catch fishery. Aquaculture showing huge theoretical growth potential for New Zealand and is based around three species; mussels, salmon, and oysters.

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The offshore perspective on investment into New Zealand. Simpson Grierson’s latest report, produced in association with Mergermarket, is based on…