11 Mar 2020

Covid-19: Super fund says its not time to be spooked

From Morning Report, 7:25 am on 11 March 2020

As coronavirus fears and oil price disruption batter world markets, the head of the New Zealand Super Fund says it's important not to get spooked.

The fund, which is worth $45 billion, exists to help pay for future government superannuation for all New Zealanders.

Chief executive Matt Whineray says the fund's long-term objectives mean it can survive market volatility.

He speaks to Corin Dann.