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Money, Sydney broker, $360 million in residential volumes
14:25 PM, Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017
The CEO of a major aggregator has congratulated a Sydney mortgage broker who topped The Adviser’s Elite Business Writers ranking this year with $360 million in residential volumes. ...
Money
14:25 PM, 22 Nov 2017
New research from a major mortgage brokerage has found that more than 40 per cent of Australians don’t have enough money to pay for emergency expenses. ...
Poor customer service
13:33 PM, 22 Nov 2017
A finder.com.au survey of 2,005 Australians has found that 57 per cent of the respondents would be “turned off” by poor customer service when choosing a lender, while 32 per cent would be “sc...
Pepper takeover deal becomes effective
09:27 AM, 22 Nov 2017
The Federal Court of Australia has approved the scheme implementation deed for Red Hot Australia Bidco Pty Ltd to acquire all of Pepper’s shares. ...
Living expenses, money
06:50 AM, 22 Nov 2017
The chairman of the prudential regulator has called on the finance industry to “devote more effort to the collection of realistic living expense estimates from borrowers” and give “greater th...
Interact with people
06:45 AM, 22 Nov 2017
The CEO of online mortgage broker uno Home Loans has said that the company is looking to hire more home loan advisers because borrowers “ultimately won’t go through to loans unless people are ...
AMP
17:02 PM, 21 Nov 2017
Mortgagors will soon be required to provide brokers with supporting documentation about their living expenses when applying for a loan with AMP Bank. ...
Fintech 100 list
16:41 PM, 21 Nov 2017
Ten Australian companies have been listed in KPMG’s Fintech 100 list, which identifies the top 50 fintech firms and an “emerging 50” list of companies “seeking to boldly push the e...
Gavel
06:45 AM, 21 Nov 2017
The WA coroner has ruled that the incident involving Damien Mark Mills, a Loan Market broker who drowned in 2014 during an industry event, was an accident which “may have been preventable...
16:26 PM, 20 Nov 2017
The chief executive officer of Aussie Home Loans, James Symond, has said that he expects broker market share to soar within the next few years, potentially reaching 70 per cent by 2020. ...
Cut ties
15:27 PM, 20 Nov 2017
MyState Bank has broken ties with Standard and Poor’s following the latest credit rating issued by the market analyst. ...
Broker market share reaches ‘record’ high
09:00 AM, 20 Nov 2017
Brokers settled 55.7 per cent of all residential mortgages in the September 2017 quarter, new industry data has revealed. According to the MFAA, this number is an “all-time high”. ...
Office documents
06:50 AM, 20 Nov 2017
The general counsel for a major aggregator has warned that brokers need to be “drilling down” on paperwork, as the “tragic” reality is that fraudulent loan applications can have a longer la...
Heritage Bank
10:59 AM, 17 Nov 2017
Toowoomba-based lender Heritage Bank has become the 22nd member of Aussie’s lender panel, and the third member to be selected in 12 months. ...
Question, broking industry, value proposition
10:36 AM, 17 Nov 2017
Brokers, aggregators and those affiliated with the broker channel are being asked to respond to a survey that aims to demonstrate the value proposition of the third-party channel. ...
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