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Ex-broker escapes conviction for false statement

by Sam Nichols • 20 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 • 8 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 • 7 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 • 6 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 • 5 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 • 4 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 • 21 Mar 2022
Following a meeting with members of industry last week, Assistant Treasurer Michael Sukkar MP has revealed that the... READ MORE

ACT government cuts stamp duty further

by Kate Aubrey • 17 Mar 2022
The move builds on the ACT government’s announcement last year to remove stamp duty for purchases up to the value... READ MORE

Housing support for NSW flood-impacted communities

by Kate Aubrey • 15 Mar 2022
It’s been more than two weeks since the major flood event, and while some people have found temporary... READ MORE

Qld responds to housing crisis, amid flood disaster

by Kate Aubrey • 14 Mar 2022
The Queensland Government has announced a $600,000 Rapid Response Fund to help deliver enhanced housing and... READ MORE

AFCA promises slashed costs in proposed funding model

by Sarah Simpkins • 11 Mar 2022
The Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) has opened an industry consultation on a potential funding... READ MORE

Fresh flood support, as Prime Minister declares national emergency

by Kate Aubrey • 10 Mar 2022
Scott Morrison said he intended to ask the Governor-General to formally make the declaration, which would cover both... READ MORE

‘What the hell happened?’: ASIC charge per broker triples

by Sarah Simpkins • 25 Feb 2022
Invoices have recently been sent out across the broking industry for ASIC’s supervision cost recovery levy over... READ MORE

NSW proposed property equity scheme slammed

by Juliet Helmke • 24 Feb 2022
NSW’s proposed property equity scheme for first home buyers (FHBs) has been critcised by the Real Estate Institute... READ MORE

What the mortgage lending industry wants from the election

by reporter • 21 Feb 2022
The economy is a primary voting consideration for the mortgage lending industry, the election poll has revealed,... READ MORE
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