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May 8 2020 ASIC delays BID implementation
The corporate regulator has announced that the introduction of the best interests duty will be pushe...
May 8 2020 Royal commission implementation delayed
The federal government has announced a six-month deferral of royal commission commitments for unl...
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May 8 2020 Bank backs down on redraw policy
A non-major has scrapped its controversial redraw policy following widespread, cross-industry critic...
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April 27 2020 Firstmac to acquire brokerage
The non-bank lender is in the process of acquiring a brokerage in a bid to diversify its lending bu...
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April 1 2020 Bank revises commissions policy
A lender has announced changes to its broker remuneration model.  ...
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March 30 2020 Banks expand loan relief policies
The banks have agreed to extend their loan relief policies to encapsulate a larger portion of borrow...
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Insight: Vow Financial's Glenn Mitchell

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Vow Financial’s head of commercial & leasing explains why brokers will soon be writing half of all commercial business.



Insight: Vow Financial's Glenn Mitchell
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James Mitchell

James Mitchell

James Mitchell has over eight years’ experience as a financial reporter and is the editor of Wealth and Wellness at Momentum Media.

He has a sound pedigree to cover the business of mortgages and the converging financial services sector having reported for leading finance titles InvestorDaily, InvestorWeekly, Accountants Daily, ifa, Mortgage Business, Residential Property Manager, Real Estate Business, SMSF Adviser, Smart Property Investment, and The Adviser.

He has also been published in The Daily Telegraph and contributed online to FST Media and Mergermarket, part of the Financial Times Group.

James holds a BA (Hons) in English Literature and an MA in Journalism.


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Working remotely

The coronavirus pandemic forced businesses to adapt rapidly to change –overnight in some cases. Businesses and employees were rapidly asked to work remotely (or telework) if they could to adhere to social distancing measures. In this feature, Malavika Santhebennur explores what technological tools brokers can implement in their businesses to enable a smooth transition to working remotely over the longer term.

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Sector report: First Home Buyers

At the end of 2019 and for the first few months of 2020, pundits were naming this year “the year of the first home buyer”. In this sector report, we take a look at why FHBs were flocking to market and how lenders have been supporting this segment of the market.

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More than mortgages

Brokers are well established as the professional that borrowers lean on for credit advice and help with their mortgage application. But many brokers support their local communities through so much more, whether it be charity fundraising, delivering community projects or bringing financial literacy to a much wider audience. We explore how brokers are delivering more than mortgages to their local community and how it helps from a business perspective, too.

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