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May 08: Westpac commission cuts shock aggregators

by Staff Reporter • 21 May 2008
Westpac will cut its upfront commissions by nearly 29 per cent to 50 basis points, with trail commissions slashed by... READ MORE

Connective director says time to step back

by Staff Reporter • 20 May 2008
“I’m no longer a director of Connective but continue to be a major shareholder of the business,” Mr... READ MORE

Aggregation groups braced for consolidation

by Staff Reporter • 20 May 2008
Regulation, online lodgements and commission restructuring are expected to pile pressure on the aggregation industry,... READ MORE

New Choice Aggregation Services CEO announced

by Staff Reporter • 12 May 2008
Mr Russell welcomed the move and told Choice members in an communication on Friday that they could expect a... READ MORE

Commercial property strong investment choice in turbulent times

by Staff Reporter • 7 May 2008
The firm’s 2008 Real Estate Capital Markets Industry Outlook released yesterday indicated that commercial... READ MORE

New St George commissions structure wins aggregator approval

by Staff Reporter • 1 May 2008
In the new structure brokers still have the potential to earn a maximum of 0.70 per cent up front and 0.25 per cent... READ MORE

Aussie mortgage stress on the rise

by Staff Reporter • 24 Apr 2008
According to JP Morgan, of the 13 per cent of households that suffer mortgage stress, around half of those suffer... READ MORE

Westpac commission cuts surprise aggregators

by Staff Reporter • 14 Apr 2008
The bank will cut upfront commissions by nearly 29 per cent to 50 basis points, with trail commissions slashed by 40... READ MORE

PLAN Australia founder to spearhead Challenger aggregation interests

by Staff Reporter • 3 Apr 2008
In his new role, Mr Moulieris will have responsibility for Challenger’s interests in mortgage aggregation via... READ MORE

UK AVM provider ramps up Aussie operations

by Staff Reporter • 20 Mar 2008
The company, which delivers AVMs and risk analytics to more than 90 per cent of UK mortgage lenders, is confident the... READ MORE

Mortgage Choice urges government to rethink tax cuts

by Staff Reporter • 12 Mar 2008
Managing director Paul Lahiff said “the Reserve Bank and the federal government must realise we need a pause on... READ MORE

Mortgage Choice registers record six month profit

by Staff Reporter • 21 Feb 2008
Mortgage Choice generated $5.9 billion in housing loan approvals during the six month period. The broker’s loan... READ MORE

Investors drive December home loan activity: AFG

by Staff Reporter • 16 Jan 2008
Investors accounted for one third of all loans in December, the Index revealed. “Consumer concerns about... READ MORE

Big four target European expat Aussies

by Staff Reporter • 28 Dec 2007
While banks have traditionally focused their expatriate mortgage services on Australians living in Asia, they are now... READ MORE

Aussies confident of continued economic boom

by Staff Reporter • 25 Dec 2007
According to Mortgage Choice’s annual consumer sentiment survey, an overwhelming 83 per cent of respondents... READ MORE
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