High net worth individuals find bolthole in New Zealand
Terror threats in Europe and political uncertainty in UK, US have helped make it a refuge for ultra rich
Mon, Nov 07, 2016 - 5:50 AM
New Zealand ranks high on international surveys of desirable places to live, placing among the top 10 for democracy, lack of corruption, peace and satisfaction.
WHEN Hong Kong-based financier Michael Nock wanted a place to escape in the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis, he looked beyond the traditional havens of the rich to a land at the edge of the world, where cows outnumber people two to one.