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Grow your wealth, spend your time

Create the future you want with Kernel, whether that is retiring early, buying your first home or spending more time with family.


To build long term wealth, you need a diversified portfolio. Start with one designed by our experts, or add and adjust your investments to match your interests.

  • Investing made easy with smart automation

  • 13 funds that invest across NZ and global markets

  • Super low management fees

Save @ 2.60%* p.a.

Start achieving your short term saving goals now with Kernel Save. Whether you're saving for your wedding, an upcoming house purchase or building an emergency fund.

  • Earn 2.60%* interest per annum

  • Take the temptation out of withdrawing with Notice Saver

  • Free with any Kernel investment account

*rate as at 27/07/22 before tax and is subject to change.


Set yourself up for good with our low-fee Kernel KiwiSaver Plan. Enjoy retirement the way you want.

  • Designed for growth, or designed by you

  • Low annual fees, with no member or account fees

  • Sustainable funds to invest for a better tomorrow

One platform, any device, any time.

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Personalised investing

Your goals are personal, so your investment portfolio should be too. Choose the funds best suited to your future.

Automate it!

Investing isn’t easy, we just make it feel that way. Let our platform take the work out of managing your investments.

Wealth creation, made easy

Take the guesswork out of investing with our smart platform and funds. Find your own way to wealth with our educational resources.

Great products, pricing and benefits,
how investing should be.


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  • Kernel eliminated the complexity and stress of investing decisions to help me realise my goals.
    - Jervis
  • I now feel confident to step outside of using simply term deposits and using Kernel to achieve my long-term, financial goals.
    - Rosemary
  • Kernel is a fantastic passive investment option. It is low-cost, easy to use. I use Kernel to set and forget my regular investments.
    - Gerard
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Superhuman customer service

People love us for our funds and the helpful, responsive people who are there to answer questions. There are no bots here, just Kiwis helping Kiwis.

Start investing for a better tomorrow, today.

If you’d like to talk to a human, call us on 0800 537 635 during 9 am - 5 pm weekdays.

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