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‘Clawback should be abandoned’: Former ASIC deputy chair

by Annie Kane • 25 May 2022
The former deputy chair of the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC), Daniel Crennan QC, has... READ MORE

How will Labor’s policies tackle housing affordability?

by Kate Aubrey • 24 May 2022
On Monday (23 May) Anthony Albanese was sworn in as the 31st Prime Minister of Australia, alongside the first senior... READ MORE

“No one left behind”: Labor sworn in

by Kate Aubrey • 25 May 2022

10 cyber-security questions to ask your service provider

by Annie Kane • 17 May 2022
Earlier this month, a new legal precedent was set for financial services businesses. Australian Financial Services... READ MORE

Queensland confirms review into HomeBuilder applicants

by Sam Nichols • 11 May 2022
HomeBuilder, which ran from June 2020 to March 2021, was a program introduced by the Morrison government that... READ MORE

AFCA targets complaints without merit in new reform

by Sarah Simpkins • 9 May 2022
The Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) has launched the feature after completing a pilot, where it said... READ MORE

Lightspeed director charged $220k over credit act breach

by Sam Nichols • 4 May 2022
According to ASIC, these proceedings began when Lightspeed Finance provided a client with a loan that was considered... READ MORE

‘Asinine’, excessive: Breach reporting regime weighs on industry

by Sarah Simpkins • 2 May 2022
A study conducted by CoreData Research and commissioned by legal technology provider Lawcadia and legal firm Gadens... READ MORE

Ex-broker escapes conviction for false statement

by Sam Nichols • 19 Apr 2022
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has confirmed that Shiwei He, a former NSW-based broker,... READ MORE

‘Can’t get to everything’: ASIC pressed on dismissed complaints

by Sarah Simpkins • 7 Apr 2022
During a Senate estimates hearing on Wednesday (6 April), Liberal senator Gerard Rennick referred to data from... READ MORE

$20k grants for NSW flood residents

by Kate Aubrey • 6 Apr 2022
In the latest round of funding for flood-impacted residents, the NSW government said cash grants of up to $20,000... READ MORE

Former mortgage broker banned for 6 years

by Kate Aubrey • 5 Apr 2022
The Australian Securities & Investments Commission has banned the Victoria-based broker from engaging in credit... READ MORE

ASIC bans former adviser and broker for 10 years

by reporter • 4 Apr 2022
The Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC) has banned former financial planner and broker Mark... READ MORE

Former finance broker fined for fraud

by Sarah Simpkins • 3 Apr 2022
Ex-broker Daniel Wilson has been convicted and fined $1,000, over loan applications for four customers he submitted... READ MORE

Government drops broker rem review

by Annie Kane • 19 Mar 2022
Following a meeting with members of industry last week, Assistant Treasurer Michael Sukkar MP has revealed that the... READ MORE


Mark hewitt

AFG GM to join MFAA board

Mark Hewitt, general manager, industry and partnership development at Australian Finance Group (AFG) will commence as...

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Early commission payment loans open to full broker market

Following its launch of an early commission payment product to brokers using the effi platform, cash-flow solutions...

David Keeling

Grow expands structured finance, appoints senior partner

According to Grow Finance (Grow), David Keeling’s appointment, which commenced on 11 April, is part of a broader...

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