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Opinion: Who will survive the royal commission? 14 August 2018 198
More customers asking for smaller banks: Survey 06 August 2018 116
Mindfulness: More than just a buzzword? 06 August 2018 49
‘Keep an eye on Australia’s mini credit crunch’: Deloitte 23 July 2018 276
$2bn of broker commissions in fintech’s crosshairs 18 July 2018 787
CBA dominates advice: Roy Morgan 18 July 2018 217
Mortgage Choice introduces new broker remuneration model 12 July 2018 502
‘Impractical’ credit rules could victimise borrowers 11 July 2018 440
Lenders hike rates as funding costs spike 10 July 2018 649
Brokers the bright spot for regionals as headwinds mount 09 July 2018 285
Brokers in the crosshairs of a royal commission 09 July 2018 210
Broking triumphs over scrutiny and media criticism: Deloitte 06 July 2018 732
Brokers, bankers rocked by ‘messy’ mortgage market 04 July 2018 456
Bankwest announces broker commission changes 02 July 2018 1025
Tighter credit slowing new home sales: HIA 02 July 2018 288
Brokers flagged in ASIC’s scathing ‘one-stop shop’ report 29 June 2018 580
‘Significant’ spike in funding costs prompts rate hike 28 June 2018 281
Investors abandon interest-only loans 28 June 2018 400
Booming property has ‘conditioned’ us to expect profits: CEO 27 June 2018 264
Non-bank assumes 20% default rate for apartments 27 June 2018 547
Property professional expects tighter credit to lift house prices 26 June 2018 316
‘Clean and timely exit’: CBA to cut ties with Aussie 26 June 2018 588
ASIC wants to embed agents within major banks 25 June 2018 352
Credit squeeze hits elite brokers as lenders scrutinise expenses 25 June 2018 465
Young brokers recognised among elite finance professionals 25 June 2018 462
Mutual home loan growth outpaces big four 21 June 2018 320
Opinion: Brokers are battling for Aussie mortgage prisoners 21 June 2018 698
British brokers double their money in five years 20 June 2018 378
‘Structural shift’: Big four losing broker business 19 June 2018 381
Pay rise on the cards for franchisees 18 June 2018 540
Brokers forced to make hard decisions on expenses, serviceability 13 June 2018 384
Brokers consider viability of franchise model 12 June 2018 461
RC tipped to impact broker-adviser relations 12 June 2018 300
Over 30% of family income going towards mortgage 06 June 2018 415
Opinion: Mortgage Choice belongs in franchise sin bin 05 June 2018 1102
Brokers warned about app scams 04 June 2018 403
‘It’s time for greater clarity around broker obligations’ 04 June 2018 551
Analysis: How big are the non-bank lenders? 01 June 2018 576
Tic:Toc boss calls out HEM issues and ‘questionable’ third parties 31 May 2018 695
China crackdown sees property investment fall by 65%: FIRB 30 May 2018 517
Royal commission driving customers to different banks 29 May 2018 630
Non-major hikes rates 28 May 2018 491
HSBC changes view on Sydney, Melbourne housing outlook 24 May 2018 690
Major bank offering broker clients $50k 23 May 2018 722
Opinion: The dangerous tragicomedy of the royal commission 23 May 2018 1025
‘Trust and financial services don’t sit together’: ASIC 23 May 2018 614
RC scrutinises broker-originated guarantor loans 22 May 2018 866
Broker commissions ‘the high-water mark’ for disclosure 21 May 2018 778
‘Overkill’: Top broker questions living expenses crackdown 18 May 2018 885
Non-banks winning prime mortgages as majors tighten 16 May 2018 769
Credit crunch a ‘complex picture’ for brokers 16 May 2018 718
‘Keep the bastards honest’: Broker hits out at banks 15 May 2018 764
Brokerage founder says industry must be ‘culled’ 14 May 2018 856
Brokerage boss slams ‘rubbish’ budget, ‘lazy’ politicians 10 May 2018 850
Commercial lender launches two investment trusts 04 May 2018 219
Opinion: Scrutiny, regulation and the looming credit crunch 04 May 2018 1161
Bank scandals to impact mortgage lending: RBA 03 May 2018 1135
NAB launches DocuSign for broker channel 02 May 2018 1252
Senator slams ASIC amid ‘shameful disclosures’ 01 May 2018 937
Bank chairman steps down as scandals unfold 30 April 2018 810
Green sells stake in Sydney brokerage 30 April 2018 1120
Opinion: APRA’s actions will reduce borrowing power 27 April 2018 1246
Major brokerage calls for remuneration reform 24 April 2018 1257
FSC supports heavier penalties for corporate crooks 23 April 2018 857
Compliance costs ‘should be on us’, says aggregator 23 April 2018 1004
Major aggregator announces asset finance partnership 20 April 2018 323
Opinion: Will brokers pay the price for increased scrutiny? 19 April 2018 1082
Advantedge announces new appointment 18 April 2018 974
Aggregation boss urges brokers to focus on data 18 April 2018 1028
Vow awards top commercial brokers 27 March 2018 1361
PC has ‘overlooked’ important broker work 26 March 2018 1338
Major aggregator tracking broker risk patterns 23 March 2018 1477
APRA curbs had ‘significant impacts’ on broker relations 21 March 2018 1385
Tim Brown resurfaces at innovation group 20 March 2018 1650
Major bank to suspend asset finance lending 16 March 2018 2145
Ex-banker to replace Rasby at YBR 16 March 2018 1974
Brokers ‘in the box seat’ for SME opportunities 16 March 2018 283
Non-major announces third-party leadership changes 16 March 2018 1781
Major bank concedes brokers were ‘bypassing’ mortgage controls 15 March 2018 2088
Taxing property investors ‘not the answer’, says HIA 14 March 2018 1553
ASIC extends exemption for credit hardship arrangements 14 March 2018 1610
Broker urges MFAA, FBAA to ‘stand up’ to scrutiny 12 March 2018 1887
Former eChoice managers, brokers join rival aggregator 12 March 2018 1983
Royal commission releases car finance report 09 March 2018 466
Microsoft-based platform updates software 06 March 2018 1621
Credit union sees increase in broker flows 02 March 2018 1748
Demand for fixed rates continues to fall 02 March 2018 1799
AFG banking on new commercial platform 01 March 2018 844
Court finds major bank breached NCCP 01 March 2018 1920
Industry to defend trail commissions 01 March 2018 2092
Broker commissions ‘far aligned’ from customer interests: PC 28 February 2018 2125
Brokers settled $200bn of loans in 2017 27 February 2018 1836
Broker scrutiny a ‘backhand compliment’, says AFG boss 26 February 2018 2136
Brokers have ‘key role’ in communicating CCR changes 23 February 2018 2008
Broker rejects PC report’s ‘incorrect’ remuneration figures 21 February 2018 2178
Opinion: The missing piece in mortgage broker scrutiny 20 February 2018 2308
APRA deems SME loans ‘higher risk’ 16 February 2018 540
NAB, Advantedge tighten mortgage lending criteria 12 February 2018 560
‘Best interest’ requirement could be windfall for brokers 09 February 2018 2406
Major bank chief addresses rate hike profit scrutiny 08 February 2018 2322
CBA broker flows continue to fall 07 February 2018 2354
Brokerage reveals big plans following Westpac deal 06 February 2018 2419
Industry consolidation to improve quality of deals 05 February 2018 2306
CBA-owned aggregator not dropping lenders from panel 02 February 2018 4980
Marketplace lender reveals big plans for broker channel 01 February 2018 2521
Property prices continue to fall 30 January 2018 2391
ASIC probe confirms in-house product bias 24 January 2018 2589
Opinion: Why do the majors get so much broker business? 24 January 2018 2792
‘We will never sell to a bank’, says aggregation boss 24 January 2018 2843
Non-major searching for new broker head 23 January 2018 2794
APRA mortgage curbs under scrutiny 22 January 2018 2648
Top broker ‘applauds’ CBA accreditation changes 19 January 2018 3047
ASIC accepts EU from Queensland brokerage 18 January 2018 2860
More broker commission changes on the way 18 January 2018 2828
Bank struggling to see growth through broker channel 16 January 2018 3084
Brokers to hear from AFL performance coach 15 January 2018 2809
Lawyers have word of warning for FHBs 12 January 2018 2735
Fresh fears over high levels of household debt 12 January 2018 2805
Melbourne ACL holder in court over alleged NCCP breaches 12 January 2018 4143
Working on wellbeing 12 January 2018 4054
Industry veteran questions compliance of ‘robo’ brokers 10 January 2018 3021
Fixed rate demand continues to fall 09 January 2018 2871
Aggregator GM made redundant; top brokers jump ship 09 January 2018 3244
Opinion: Why 2018 will be a big year for brokers 08 January 2018 3202
Cooling property ‘good news for APRA’ 05 January 2018 2926
‘Broking is not a 9-to-5 job’ 05 January 2018 3017
Major bank changes broker commission model 05 January 2018 3626
The key to financial wellness 04 January 2018 2995
Over half of Aussies are failing to save 03 January 2018 2966
Brokers are also in the media business: Panos 03 January 2018 3029
FBAA strengthens team for 2018 02 January 2018 2958
1 in 4 don’t believe home ownership is possible 02 January 2018 2935
Major brokerage banks on retail expansion 02 January 2018 3007
James Symond on the benefits of being bank-owned 27 December 2017 2360
Moneycatcha moves into Stone & Chalk and expands team 27 December 2017 1893
ASIC cancels Sydney broker’s licence 22 December 2017 2141
MLC Life says insurance advice is becoming ‘unviable’ 21 December 2017 1779
Broker calls for retrospective review of SMSF lending 21 December 2017 1844
Aussie real estate a haven for dodgy money 21 December 2017 1991
AFG highlights ‘significant scrutiny’ of broking industry 19 December 2017 1782
Award-winning brokerage eyes tech solutions 18 December 2017 1840
Major bank subsidiary snaps up aggregation businesses 15 December 2017 2319
Non-bank backs broker reforms 15 December 2017 1816
Internet speeds impacting business growth 15 December 2017 339
RBA ‘unclear’ on benefits of alternative SME lenders 15 December 2017 432
Aggregation boss warns of ‘additional debts’ 14 December 2017 1761
Melbourne couple permanently banned from credit activities 14 December 2017 1957
RMBS delinquencies to rise in 2018 13 December 2017 1771
Aggregation boss explains ‘net payment’ commission reforms 13 December 2017 1839
Sedgwick’s broker reforms challenge major banks 11 December 2017 1925
Investor lending bounces back in October 08 December 2017 1802
Small businesses continue to face funding challenges: RBA 08 December 2017 641
Finalists announced for Better Business Awards 2018 07 December 2017 3544
Non-major, foreign banks dominating broker flows 06 December 2017 1919
Fluctuating property market is the norm: FBAA 04 December 2017 2021
Submissions open for Top 25 Brokerages 2018 01 December 2017 2011
Competition heats up for investor, IO loans 01 December 2017 1931
FAST still dominating commercial finance market 30 November 2017 310
eChoice administrators clarify position on trail book 30 November 2017 2509
Impact of technology on jobs ‘grossly overestimated’ 29 November 2017 1935
Analysis: A closer look at the eChoice model 28 November 2017 2421
CBA announces major lending changes 28 November 2017 3068
NAB Commercial Broker settlements up by 40% 28 November 2017 515
ATO asking Aussies to explain their lifestyle 27 November 2017 2033
Aggregator confirms voluntary administration 27 November 2017 2836
Tic:Toc to undercut broker distribution in white label play 27 November 2017 2486
Non-bank confirms launch of new non-resident mortgage 24 November 2017 2333
Liberty buys stake in major third-party player 24 November 2017 2317
Businesses eager to take risks and invest: RBA 23 November 2017 285
Finance workers more prone to mental illness, says expert 23 November 2017 4322
Borrowers living ‘pay cheque to pay cheque’, warns brokerage 22 November 2017 2104
Elite Business Writers 2017 15 November 2017 2469
‘Predatory loans’: Central bank slams P2P lending 15 November 2017 2429
Major aggregator issues fraud warning to brokers 13 November 2017 741
AFG launches new insurance program 13 November 2017 2174
Banks have created ‘SLAs on top of SLAs’ by outsourcing 09 November 2017 2230
Property investors 'don't need to worry' about financial security 08 November 2017 2272
NAB ‘open for business’ on IO, investor loans 07 November 2017 2405
‘A very good year’: NAB grows broker share by 22% 07 November 2017 2277
Bankwest names new broker head 06 November 2017 2717
Westpac closes 58 branches in digital push 06 November 2017 2275
The broker of the future: Fintech CEO outlines his vision 06 November 2017 2501
NAB recruits 338 brokers in 12 months 03 November 2017 611
Better Business Awards: Judges revealed 02 November 2017 2319
Kinghorn ‘has no involvement’ in strategy, says CEO 02 November 2017 2598
Virgin Money cuts investor, IO rates and ups LVRs 01 November 2017 2567
Australian businesses need brokers now more than ever 01 November 2017 572
Westpac bolsters responsible lending with ApplyOnline changes 01 November 2017 2381
AFP charges RAMS founder with fraud 31 October 2017 2311
ASIC to release second broker remuneration report 31 October 2017 2523
‘Compliance is not a competitive advantage’: Choice 31 October 2017 2411
FBAA welcomes news from major bank 30 October 2017 2395
Brokers send $1bn in mortgages to non-bank in four months 30 October 2017 2494
ASIC cancels auto dealer’s credit licence 27 October 2017 342
Business conditions at highest level since GFC 27 October 2017 408
Brokers responsible for 56% of major bank flows 27 October 2017 2690
Mortgage broker banned for life 26 October 2017 4684
Award-winning broker: Tamara Virgo 26 October 2017 2421
Brokers burned by customer-driven channel conflict 25 October 2017 2457
Award-winning broker: Weng Wong 24 October 2017 2460
Major bank to settle rate rigging case with ASIC 24 October 2017 2347
MP grills CBA on brokers, offsets and big mortgages 24 October 2017 2407
‘No formula’ for mortgage repricing, says NAB CEO 23 October 2017 2473
Better Business Summit named ‘Event of the Year’ 20 October 2017 2406
Mortgage Choice sees FHB flows jump to 15% 20 October 2017 2427
Jobs market tightens as unemployment falls 20 October 2017 295
Bootcamp SME Broker: Agenda revealed 20 October 2017 816
Agents not alert to identity fraud 18 October 2017 2381
Opinion: Will brokers have the ABA in their corner? 18 October 2017 2489
‘Major structural change’ in mortgages: AFG 16 October 2017 2547
Convicted loan writer permanently banned 16 October 2017 2427
Aggregator launches insurance business 13 October 2017 2750
Aussie Home Loans appoints new digital marketing agency 13 October 2017 547
ING reprices commercial loans 13 October 2017 541
Hong Kong-backed broker has $650m to fund new mortgage line 13 October 2017 2717
Fintech partners with 10,000 intermediaries, white label in sight 12 October 2017 317
Business conditions 'rock solid' but challenges remain ahead: NAB 12 October 2017 333
Major banks grilled over broker pay and ownership 12 October 2017 2795
‘Yes, we repriced the back book’: ANZ defends rate hikes 12 October 2017 2752
Non-bank warns against commission changes 11 October 2017 2640
Mutual benefits 09 October 2017 2640
Opinion: Commissions are great for consumers 09 October 2017 2865
Opinion: We need to focus on young talent in broking 06 October 2017 2736
Major brokerage says 1 in 4 now struggling with mortgage 06 October 2017 2582
Brokers have ‘completely changed’ their models 04 October 2017 2552
Salesforce guru to deliver ‘mind-blowing’ message to brokers 03 October 2017 2802
Survey confirms stamp duty relief is helping FHBs 03 October 2017 2662
Borrowers in the dark over rising rates 29 September 2017 2738
Broker demand soars amid credit crackdown 28 September 2017 3029
Mortgage veterans eye brokers following latest acquisition 27 September 2017 455
Non-major takes $500m in mortgages from big four 27 September 2017 2750
CBA introduces new IO process for brokers 26 September 2017 2911
Virgin Money cuts variable rates 25 September 2017 2697
Cynicism builds as governments fail SMEs 22 September 2017 307
Non-major changes commission clawback policies 20 September 2017 5559
APRA has ‘failed’ on competition: COBA 20 September 2017 2671
Home values creep in most capital cities 19 September 2017 2755
Auswide profit up by 11.4% as loan book hits $2.8bn 19 September 2017 2715
Brokers need flexible commission model, says non-bank boss 19 September 2017 2821
Toyota exec to drive Aussie expansion 18 September 2017 3029
Former car finance manager convicted for loan fraud 15 September 2017 865
Spotcap partners with boutique aggregator 15 September 2017 348
ASIC questions legality of bank rate hikes 15 September 2017 2877
Political 'tit for tat' destructive in the Sydney housing debate 14 September 2017 435
Former broker becomes CEO of non-bank lender 14 September 2017 825
Brokers originate $3.9bn in mortgages for regional bank 14 September 2017 382
MFAA responds to UBS claims 13 September 2017 497
Loan Market awards top performers 12 September 2017 751
Channel conflict ‘biggest issue’ for veteran broker 12 September 2017 2723
ANZ takes broker business from Westpac 11 September 2017 1227
Going digital: Level up 01 September 2017 2845
Major brokerage negotiates higher commissions 25 August 2017 586
CBA hungry for broker business 25 August 2017 1152
Opinion: Our perverse fascination with property 25 August 2017 385
APRA curbs driving turnaround blowouts 23 August 2017 543
Outgoing CBA boss to speak at Aussie conference 23 August 2017 610
Broker channel needs to be ‘undercut’, says fintech boss 22 August 2017 886
National TV campaign champions mortgage brokers 21 August 2017 1086
Broker sees value in cosy bank relations 21 August 2017 596
Business expert identifies commercial funding hotspots 18 August 2017 449
Brokers flock to mutuals as big bank sentiment sours 17 August 2017 811
Opinion: Is CBA shorting mortgage brokers? 16 August 2017 1594
Heritage praises third-party team following strong growth 15 August 2017 588
REA lacks ‘competitive advantage’ in broker channel 15 August 2017 1084
Bouris eager to innovate amid APRA crackdown 15 August 2017 1182
Frank Ganis joins major brokerage 14 August 2017 1739
'We have done enough' on mortgage curbs, says RBA 11 August 2017 657
Business conditions strong but retail still suffering: NAB 11 August 2017 351
Big banks still funding resi developments, says broker 11 August 2017 559
Major bank combats channel conflict, says brokers a ‘strategic’ priority 10 August 2017 1044
MoneyQuest makes four new appointments 09 August 2017 428
CBA confirms acquisition of major brokerage 09 August 2017 1647
One in five brokers still don't have a website 08 August 2017 958
Connective partners with real estate network 08 August 2017 808
Bankwest throws support behind brokers 08 August 2017 718
Independent property portal launches tailoring tool 07 August 2017 395
Major bank mortgages to go digital 07 August 2017 1201
P&N Bank extends ties with Perth Wildcats 07 August 2017 539
‘Time for me to step down’: MFAA chair 04 August 2017 911
Commercial funder banking on ‘old-fashioned’ service 04 August 2017 533
CBA heads to court over money laundering allegations 03 August 2017 912
Choice adds Virgin Money to lender panel 02 August 2017 441
Major bank implements Sedgwick remuneration reforms 02 August 2017 987
ANZ responds to media reports on broker appetite 01 August 2017 927
Opinion: Will this major bank cut out brokers? 01 August 2017 1233
Brokerage on acquisition path following strong quarter 01 August 2017 394
‘Considerable activity’ in commercial mortgage space: Equifax 29 July 2017 512
Rate spread to widen amid IO crackdown, says broker 28 July 2017 488
Broker looks abroad to secure commercial finance 28 July 2017 425
Non-bank launches loan tracking tool 28 July 2017 1387
‘Disingenuous’: Former bank exec questions back book repricing 26 July 2017 1424
CommSec founder buys into HashChing, joins board 25 July 2017 769
Dalton says ‘flat fee’ model could hurt consumers 25 July 2017 701
Bankwest to lift rates for existing borrowers 24 July 2017 534
Vow Financial reveals top performers 24 July 2017 960
Major aggregator sees 36% surge in settlements 21 July 2017 500
National vacancy rates on the increase 20 July 2017 425
Mutuals welcome government announcement 20 July 2017 382
Broker uses trail commission to house the homeless 19 July 2017 1045
Opinion: It's time for the broker bashing to stop 18 July 2017 799
First-time home buyers struggling with mortgages: report 18 July 2017 748
The missing link that would help brokers close more deals 18 July 2017 571
Bankwest launches new online mortgage portal 17 July 2017 1153
Analysis: How brokers can break up the big banks 17 July 2017 885
Secured marketplace lender launched 14 July 2017 433
Aussie keeping ‘keen eye’ on new digital brokerages 14 July 2017 1038
Rice Warner taken to task over commission calls 12 July 2017 989
Variable rate demand bounces back 10 July 2017 451
SPECIAL EPISODE: Top 25 Brokerages revealed 10 July 2017 766
iSelect eyes $2bn in home loan settlements 10 July 2017 1052
Why regulation benefits YOU 07 July 2017 587
Brokers can do it: Surviving the GFC 07 July 2017 684
Broker calls for crackdown on ‘out of control’ rate hikes 05 July 2017 1190
ING DIRECT follows peers with mortgage repricing 04 July 2017 633
Former REA Group sales boss joins Domain 04 July 2017 805
Bendigo follows competitors by hiking IO rates 04 July 2017 546
Broker explains benefit of direct accreditation with majors 04 July 2017 937
Bank hits existing customers with 40-point rate hike 04 July 2017 545
Broker of the Year revealed 03 July 2017 865
Broking boss hits out at commission claims 30 June 2017 901
Reduced ban for former credit rep 30 June 2017 565
Fresh calls to ‘outlaw’ broker commissions 30 June 2017 1122
WA broker ‘happy’ to move to fee-for-service 30 June 2017 590
What the 2016 census reveals about property 30 June 2017 572
Media group eyes $2bn in broker commissions 29 June 2017 1253
EOFY presents a big opportunity for brokers 29 June 2017 526
IFBF urges brokers to prepare for change 29 June 2017 744
Major bank tightens lending policy 29 June 2017 488
REA broker play signals new era 28 June 2017 1950
CBA lifts interest-only rates 27 June 2017 524
The perfect solution 27 June 2017 472
‘Face-to-face’ interview critical to combating fraud 27 June 2017 586
REA to acquire major brokerage 27 June 2017 1584
Brokers concerned about ‘loose’ branch lending 27 June 2017 1127
Financial planning missing the mark with new talent 26 June 2017 563
Former Vow chief rejects trail book ‘scaremongering’ 26 June 2017 819
Woolnough lands new role at ING 26 June 2017 1033
ANZ applications to go fully digital 23 June 2017 570
ScotPac expands broker offering with new products 23 June 2017 885
Major bank to digitise broker channel 23 June 2017 1629
ASIC scrutinises 'licensees of last resort' 22 June 2017 501
5 tips for owners to save on home loans 22 June 2017 759
Lenders pull LVR lever on investors 22 June 2017 422
Brokers warned over trail books amid refi boom 22 June 2017 676
Home values climb across most capital cities 21 June 2017 443
Fraudsters target brokers in Sydney hotspots 21 June 2017 1026
Pepper launches ‘revolutionary’ mortgage tools 21 June 2017 1093
Westpac hikes rates by 34 points 20 June 2017 1724
Mortgage Choice names new chairman 20 June 2017 616
CBA pays $23m in compensation 19 June 2017 682
Brokers remain bullish as housing market turns 19 June 2017 756
AMP Bank announces investor lending changes 19 June 2017 578
Banks pull the broker lever as APRA pressures mount 16 June 2017 1314
Thinktank bolsters support team 16 June 2017 626
Developers receive funding for unsold apartments 16 June 2017 523
LinkedIn driving 80% of deals for non-bank 16 June 2017 1003
Choice sub-aggregator secures JV with accountants 16 June 2017 901
Aggregator warns brokers of major industry changes 15 June 2017 1126
Banks and brokers in remuneration talks 14 June 2017 1410
Broking boss dismisses channel conflict 14 June 2017 1231
Brokers losing clients as channel conflict thrives 13 June 2017 911
Broker clients shun majors as ‘anti-bank’ sentiment grows 09 June 2017 891
Aussies blame foreigners for surging property prices: report 09 June 2017 543
Non-bank boss urges brokers to ‘reinvent’ themselves 07 June 2017 729
ASIC slammed for ‘persecuting’ brokers over customer fraud 06 June 2017 1097
Heritage launches fund for police officer killed on duty 06 June 2017 564
Sydney broker's unique remuneration model 05 June 2017 966
Bank hits borrowers with 0.76% rate hike 05 June 2017 799
Foreigners to pay for FHB tax breaks 05 June 2017 608
Bank CEO warns against ‘white anting’ brokers 01 June 2017 1002
Value of foreign investment in real estate revealed 01 June 2017 907
Branches still leading channel for major banks 31 May 2017 1525
Bank commission changes drive senior broker to diversify 29 May 2017 841
Developers to bypass banks with new $500m fund 26 May 2017 742
Claims of fudged expenses ‘ludicrous’, says aggregator 26 May 2017 1413
Broker sued by aggregator in loan fraud case 26 May 2017 1621
Millennials and Sydneysiders go for fixed rates 26 May 2017 670
Government grants and low rates attracting FHBs 26 May 2017 580
SMSF loans facing ‘double whammy’, says broker 25 May 2017 603
Industry bodies join forces against EDR scheme 25 May 2017 455
Brokers to benefit from online mortgage platforms 24 May 2017 591
Aggregators to ‘audit’ and number brokers under ASIC regime 23 May 2017 1329
Brokers urged to think beyond the big four as appetite turns 23 May 2017 739
Major brokerage posts record loan approvals 23 May 2017 597
Major banks change third-party strategy 22 May 2017 1475
CBA announces fresh lending changes 22 May 2017 546
HSBC reveals broker strategy and growth plans 18 May 2017 1289
ALI Group in lead generation agreement with fintech 18 May 2017 1420
Bank returns to broker channel after 10-year absence 17 May 2017 1566
No ‘smoking gun’ in broking industry, says Deloitte 17 May 2017 834
Brokers losing lucrative deals in hot market 17 May 2017 645
‘Order taker’ brokers unlikely to survive 16 May 2017 816
First bank to move will have ‘hell to pay’ 15 May 2017 1270
Pepper reveals details of upcoming roadshow 15 May 2017 685
Aggregator identifies opportunity in budget changes 15 May 2017 1037
National brokerage announces fintech partnership 15 May 2017 704
Investor loans to be ‘hardest hit’ by mortgage repricing 12 May 2017 1005
Credit ombudsman supports royal commission into banks 12 May 2017 887
FBAA reacts to budget, warns over rates hikes 11 May 2017 967
Major brokerage boss dismisses fed budget 11 May 2017 674
Major bank CEO has ‘no issue’ with brokers 10 May 2017 1136
Fixed rate demand surges in April 10 May 2017 663
Aggregator has ‘serious concerns’ about commission reforms 09 May 2017 1071
Banks to work with broking industry on commission changes 08 May 2017 987
Former director convicted over illegal SMSF scheme 08 May 2017 675
ASIC sounds alarm on dodgy debt firms 08 May 2017 845
Firstmac party finds new home at FBAA 05 May 2017 1070
Property demand falls as lending curbs bite 05 May 2017 698
Third-party veteran questions ‘integrity’ of Sedgwick review 04 May 2017 1212
Kolenda tells borrowers to bargain with banks 04 May 2017 676
Remuneration reform unites aggregators 02 May 2017 1246
APRA curbs hit YBR mortgage volumes 02 May 2017 1090
ASIC calls for broader whistleblower definition 01 May 2017 667
Revealed: broker’s enviable path to SME success 28 April 2017 817
Aggregator targets self-employed with new portal 28 April 2017 610
Broker slams ‘unethical’ clawbacks 28 April 2017 1748
Real estate giant recruiting experienced brokers 28 April 2017 930
Brokers a ‘source of pain’ for banks: Spectrum 27 April 2017 1371
Banks accused of ‘regulatory manipulation’ with Sedgwick review 26 April 2017 1463
Referral model less risky than broker channel: Sedgwick 26 April 2017 880
Research shows more rate hikes will tip borrowers over the edge 26 April 2017 1240
Sedgwick review accused of supporting ‘cartel behaviour’ 24 April 2017 1313
Brokers to benefit from APRA crackdown: Kolenda 24 April 2017 940
Association defends commercial brokers amid remuneration probe 21 April 2017 669
MFAA boss rejects Sedgwick review, slams commission reforms 21 April 2017 1716
Commissions to change despite no evidence of poor outcomes 21 April 2017 1120
Major banks to change broker commissions 20 April 2017 2884
Rate hikes hit investor, refi volumes for major group 20 April 2017 537
Home loans in the Himalayas 20 April 2017 888
Young guns carve out niche with new brokerage 19 April 2017 513
Judo: Purpose-built for brokers and SMEs 10 April 2017 1154
What SMEs really want 10 April 2017 953
Agribusiness 10 April 2017 395
Third Party Lending Report: Non-Bank Lenders 2017 05 April 2017 4265
Three more banks lift rates 31 March 2017 857
Highly paid referrers looking to eat brokers’ lunch 30 March 2017 1819
Broker protects 1,000 Aussies from financial hardship 30 March 2017 770
Adelaide broker loses credit licenses 29 March 2017 2111
Tougher lending not the go for WA 28 March 2017 592
Award-winning brokerage hires C-suite exec 28 March 2017 414
Fintech looking to ‘double down’ after $5bn in mortgage deals 27 March 2017 559
Major banks team up with alternative SME lenders 24 March 2017 910
Broker flags inconsistency of commercial bankers 24 March 2017 845
SMEs look to non-banks for funding 24 March 2017 784
‘Ability to sell’ critical to success in broking 23 March 2017 556
Referrers being paid ‘almost as much’ as brokers 21 March 2017 2313
Broker clients have ‘extreme’ sensitivity to rate changes 16 March 2017 909
Lender to trial virtual sales assistants 15 March 2017 718
In Memoriam: Brett Emerson Hartley 14 March 2017 2202
Major banks’ plan to scrap commissions ‘highly unlikely’ 13 March 2017 878
APRA on ‘high alert’ as investor lending soars 13 March 2017 1046
ANZ helping Australian businesses expand internationally 10 March 2017 540
Bluestone sees 50% surge in business loan volumes 10 March 2017 694
CUA to ramp up broker offering, streamline process 10 March 2017 964
Chifley Securities thanks APRA for 140% lending surge 10 March 2017 1073
No surprise as new report finds drop in housing affordability 10 March 2017 605
Westpac boss grilled over jailed home loan manager 09 March 2017 2031
YBR Women in Finance group celebrates anniversary 09 March 2017 781
Tracker mortgages ‘commercially unattractive’: ANZ chief 08 March 2017 729
Brokers receive enhanced loan protection offering 08 March 2017 642
APRA sounds alarm on commercial property risks 07 March 2017 1605
RBA to hold but banks to hike rates: survey 07 March 2017 569
Bouris sees the next evolution of mortgage broking 06 March 2017 1590
FAST enhances compliance support for ACL holders 06 March 2017 570
Major aggregator PD days attract record numbers 06 March 2017 447
SME lender sees high levels of client attrition 03 March 2017 751
Major bank in court over home lending 03 March 2017 1367
Fintech service adoption slower than expected 03 March 2017 682
Same game. New rules. 02 March 2017 831
Mortgage provider tips 90% broker flow following merger 02 March 2017 665
APRA figures point to surge in broker originations 01 March 2017 1092
Brokers compete for over $1500 in prizes NRL Tipping Comp 01 March 2017 531
Suncorp to educate brokers on SME opportunities 28 February 2017 672
Online broker to enter major mortgage market 28 February 2017 1609
No surprises as McGrath reports drop in earnings 28 February 2017 545
White-label funder announces pricing and policy changes 27 February 2017 1633
Former CBA banker to lead major brokerage 27 February 2017 1082
HashChing changes website following customer feedback 27 February 2017 1941
Banking disruption ‘hasn’t even begun’ 27 February 2017 824
Major aggregators back new ID verification tool 24 February 2017 1313
SME lender on major growth path following $25m deal 24 February 2017 617
Agents of identity 22 February 2017 1301
Bouris says YBR ‘vision’ has changed 22 February 2017 1870
Industry body reacts to major bank rate cut 21 February 2017 672
Major bank delivers broker commission update 20 February 2017 1208
The construction specialist 17 February 2017 758
YBR eyes major SME opportunity 17 February 2017 1183
Michelle Bridges gives brokers a challenge 17 February 2017 585
Business lender narrows in on brokers 16 February 2017 579
OnDeck ramps up broker distribution strategy 15 February 2017 598
Strong credit growth for transport, storage sectors: RBA 13 February 2017 548
Three majors well below APRA's 10% cap 13 February 2017 1340
NSW parents unlikely to help FHB children 13 February 2017 803
Lender embraces digital mortgage distribution 10 February 2017 1240
3 years’ jail for former Westpac home loan manager 10 February 2017 771
Major business bankers to launch new broker offering 09 February 2017 2492
SMEs bullish on growth despite capital constraints 09 February 2017 680
Online mortgage platform to double broker numbers 09 February 2017 1244
Australians in the dark on mortgage rates 09 February 2017 1184
Investor rates rise ahead of RBA meeting 07 February 2017 1205
Banks ‘on notice’ over SME loans 06 February 2017 605
Banks ‘on notice’ over SME loans 06 February 2017 1058
Consumer confidence remains resilient 03 February 2017 502
Bank makes first entry into broker market 03 February 2017 1312
Lender explains decision to ‘steer away’ from brokers 02 February 2017 2023
Special Report: Is the MFAA in crisis? 01 February 2017 1462
Brokers given gift vouchers for insurance deals 01 February 2017 1458
Non-banks continue to have lowest mortgage arrears 01 February 2017 789
Non-bank launches new investor mortgage offering 31 January 2017 1299
Overseas brokerage posts strong growth ahead of local launch 31 January 2017 448
Former Aussie Home Loans broker permanently banned 31 January 2017 653
Brokers gravitate towards ‘lucrative’ commercial deals 30 January 2017 586
Major banks' broker offerings in the spotlight 30 January 2017 1013
Brokers gravitate towards ‘lucrative’ commercial deals 30 January 2017 893
Major brokerage faces big challenges: report 27 January 2017 1083
Fintech lender hires CIO following $200m milestone 27 January 2017 840
Aggregator profile: FAST 25 January 2017 1019
Major aggregator launches Chinese broker initiative 25 January 2017 1543
Aggregation chief flags broker stress, turnaround times 24 January 2017 3038
Lender extends two-week settlement guarantee 24 January 2017 653
Former Vow CEO weighs in on commission review 23 January 2017 1684
Brokers forced to become more rate driven 23 January 2017 626
Major brokerage applauds industry scrutiny 20 January 2017 1310
Non-major cuts rates for owner-occupiers and investors 20 January 2017 734
Broker Q&A: Nathan Keating, Pearl Financial Services 19 January 2017 651
Broker Q&A: Peter Smith, Red Finance 19 January 2017 635
Broker Q&A: Bertie Stanley, Stanley Finance 19 January 2017 520
‘Volume hurdles need to be banned’ 19 January 2017 2127
Credit score analysis and its impact on personal loans 18 January 2017 574
Young brokerage on big recruitment drive 18 January 2017 1205
Looming rate hikes fail to curb home loan demand 18 January 2017 559
Remuneration report sounds alarm on broker commissions 18 January 2017 2691
Elite broker says more lending curbs are coming 17 January 2017 1093
Broker secures $100m in private finance 13 January 2017 663
Broker secures $100m in private finance 13 January 2017 1031
CEO encourages mortgage review following rate hikes 13 January 2017 1548
Government responds to adviser financial literacy concerns 13 January 2017 770
Eastern states drive mortgage growth for major aggregator 12 January 2017 766
Major lender to sell asset finance business 12 January 2017 627
ASIC wades through broker remuneration data 11 January 2017 1890
Brokers must find their ‘niche’, says marketing guru 11 January 2017 926
Looming regulatory change signals major opportunity for brokers 10 January 2017 760
White-label mortgages dominating the market 10 January 2017 1298
ZipID gaining traction with mortgage brokers 10 January 2017 1304
More borrowers locking in fixed rates, says major broker 10 January 2017 982
MFAA director steps down 06 January 2017 750
Bank boss explains decision to hike rates 06 January 2017 1140
Flavell offers 5 financial resolutions for 2017 06 January 2017 669
Bank tips broker market share to reach 70% 05 January 2017 1280
Lender to lift investor rates on Friday 05 January 2017 701
ASIC cancels broker’s credit licence 04 January 2017 1918
Brokers to play key role in REA mortgage business 04 January 2017 1203
Top broker predicts investors will ‘come out and play’ in 2017 04 January 2017 654
CUA steps up to the crease for Ponting Foundation 04 January 2017 545
Top 10 biggest stories of 2016 30 December 2016 706
Industry body hopes to see an end to ‘unfair clawbacks’ 30 December 2016 994
Christmas debt tipped to hit $3.8bn 30 December 2016 565
Major aggregator reflects on 2016 milestones 29 December 2016 677
White-label lending a ‘runaway success’ in 2016 28 December 2016 859
Brokers divided on rate outlook 23 December 2016 920
False payslips see broker permanently banned 23 December 2016 997
‘Too many unknowns’ in ASIC funding model: FBAA 22 December 2016 1453
Flavell warns of further rate hikes in 2017 22 December 2016 634
Westpac third-party GM to join specialist lender 21 December 2016 1539
Bank launches new home loan following broker feedback 21 December 2016 1569
ANZ appoints customer fairness adviser 21 December 2016 606
BOQ acquires SME funding business 20 December 2016 586
REA Group to roll out white-label home loans 20 December 2016 2114
Apartment prices to fall up to 20%, warns economist 20 December 2016 1165
FHBs waiting longer to enter property market 20 December 2016 694
Suncorp appoints Microsoft boss to new role 20 December 2016 564
Major bank sees 8.4% fall in broker market share 19 December 2016 1039
Brokers set to become market innovators 19 December 2016 805
Brokers write $36bn for big four over September quarter 16 December 2016 1176
APRA rules force non-major to reprice home loans 16 December 2016 830
UK regulator to investigate ‘misaligned incentives’ in broker market 16 December 2016 580
CUA named employer of choice third consecutive year 16 December 2016 499
AMP Bank to increase rates for investors in 2017 15 December 2016 1280
ASIC funding model hits brokers harder than lenders 15 December 2016 1426
Broking giants banking on referrals 15 December 2016 626
‘Disturbing signs of mortgage stress’ as rates rise 14 December 2016 1593
FHBs turning to property investment 14 December 2016 1102
Major bank lifts rates, rolls out new interest-only products 13 December 2016 1213
Brokers back FBAA 13 December 2016 1875
Banned broker loses appeal 13 December 2016 720
MFAA slams proposed single EDR scheme 13 December 2016 688
UK mortgage giant to partner with Australian brokerage 12 December 2016 2915
Bank hikes variable rates 12 December 2016 656
Credit Ombudsman responds to FCA survey 12 December 2016 1268
ANZ reprices investor loans 09 December 2016 1631
Regional bank to lift investor loan rates 09 December 2016 946
FHB numbers fall by 6.7%: report 09 December 2016 615
Former Vow CEO to lead industry body 08 December 2016 1245
Rates could rebound next year 08 December 2016 464
Are non-bank BDMs the best for brokers? 07 December 2016 890
Brokers to benefit from rate confusion 07 December 2016 638
RBA announces cash rate decision 06 December 2016 1331
ASIC permanently bans mortgage broker 06 December 2016 1074
Kinghorn returns to mortgages with franchise model 06 December 2016 2054
Major brokerage inducts 300th franchisee 06 December 2016 551
NSW named best performing state 06 December 2016 419
Fintech goes head-to-head with traditional non-banks 05 December 2016 1187
Financial counsellors back ombudsman merger 05 December 2016 652
Borrowers ‘extremely concerned’ about rate hikes 02 December 2016 1032
O’Dwyer announces LIF passes House 02 December 2016 665
Centrepoint Alliance on broker growth path 02 December 2016 750
Bank names new broker head 02 December 2016 853
Bank eyes 75% of broker market with ‘powerhouse’ home loan 01 December 2016 1580
Strata law reforms come into effect in NSW 01 December 2016 749
Broker platform partners with comparison website 30 November 2016 1436
McGrath braced for more challenges ahead 30 November 2016 539
Brokers to rate Australia’s alternative lenders 29 November 2016 611
Former Westpac adviser gets 8-year ban 29 November 2016 773
FBAA partners with Small Business Association of Australia 28 November 2016 514
Broker channel fraud spikes in 2016 28 November 2016 1305
Industry associations join forces 28 November 2016 1101
Major bank subsidiary hikes SVRs 28 November 2016 731
How to delegate your way to better customer service 28 November 2016 760
Digital disruption ‘massively oversold’, says former CBA exec 25 November 2016 1193
Major breakthrough in broker technology 25 November 2016 1200
MFAA responds to broker criticism 24 November 2016 2486
Banks will beat fintechs at digital mortgages: PwC 24 November 2016 1067
Non-major lifts variable rates 24 November 2016 751
Adviser standards bill introduced into Parliament 24 November 2016 617
Non-major launches new internet banking platform 23 November 2016 899
Better Business Summit 2017 agenda revealed 23 November 2016 2447
‘Extraordinary’: Sydney broker writes $360m in one year 23 November 2016 2105
US-based SME lender confirms third-party plans 22 November 2016 633
Brokers slam MFAA performance 22 November 2016 2389
Top broker explains how to build trust with clients 22 November 2016 756
Aggregator to hit $100bn milestone by year end 18 November 2016 1052
Alarming default rates identified in new report 17 November 2016 709
Top broker discusses his own property portfolio 16 November 2016 681
AFG explains new iSelect mortgage deal 15 November 2016 2684
Bank’s new offering built around broker businesses 15 November 2016 634
Over 30% of borrowers ‘completely satisfied’ with their broker 14 November 2016 1036
Mortgages surge with $32bn approved in September 14 November 2016 791
Sell your greatest truth - that you're human 14 November 2016 784
Analysis: Trump victory a lesson in brand power 14 November 2016 654
Aussie Home Loans partners with Virgin Money 11 November 2016 1106
Bank names new head of broker channel 11 November 2016 1074
Mutual Banks: for the customer, by the customer 10 November 2016 2116
Brokers writing 90% of mortgages for online platform 10 November 2016 1571
Triguboff pushes ‘go’ on $1bn pipeline of new apartments 10 November 2016 904
Award-winning broker heads overseas to secure major deals 09 November 2016 1027
Bank launches mortgage tracker app 09 November 2016 649
Major aggregator trialling digital mortgage process without brokers 08 November 2016 3430
Lender slashes rates by up to 50 basis points 08 November 2016 723
Direct-to-lender mortgage customers unwilling to use brokers 07 November 2016 801
NAB flags ‘considerable uncertainty’ in property market 07 November 2016 626
Broker commissions probed in new Deloitte report 04 November 2016 1921
Barry Lambert backs $5m home loan platform 04 November 2016 1099
Tim Brown to leave YBR 03 November 2016 2372
Brokers more likely to disrupt than be disrupted 03 November 2016 2480
ASIC increases surveillance efforts 03 November 2016 535
Broking boss says US election will have ‘massive consequences’ 03 November 2016 903
Turnaround times to suffer in single EDR scheme 02 November 2016 1294
Lender cuts rates by up to 45 basis points 02 November 2016 608
Liberty appoints independent director 02 November 2016 805
Former Aussie manager to run YBR mortgage business 01 November 2016 2098
Three more banks join online mortgage platform 31 October 2016 1114
New breed of lender could provide a lifeline for broker clients 31 October 2016 761
Cup Day rate decision a ‘close call’ 31 October 2016 665
Lender sees surge in broker business ahead of merger 28 October 2016 895
New mortgage players to change pricing dynamics: Veda 28 October 2016 1330
Brokers expect more postcode crackdowns 27 October 2016 1180
Brokers have their say on disruptive mortgage platforms 26 October 2016 631
UK broking giant to enter Australian market 25 October 2016 1540
New broker offering targets 'underserved' SMEs 24 October 2016 441
Brokers to deliver national growth plans for non-major bank 24 October 2016 920
Major banks ‘playing with fire’ by encouraging churn 21 October 2016 1021
Aussie welcomes ASIC action against broker 21 October 2016 1189
Mortgage broker cops permanent ban 20 October 2016 1957
Westpac closing branches as brokers take over 20 October 2016 2819
Trail commissions ‘under the guillotine’ says non-bank boss 19 October 2016 2017
Broker platform hits $2bn milestone 19 October 2016 1385
Lender announces major overhaul of mortgage policies 18 October 2016 951
Cross-selling strategy drives revenue growth for Sydney broker 18 October 2016 854
Franchise group selects corporate charity partner 18 October 2016 749
The benefits of mentoring a new broker 13 October 2016 613
Bank confirms return to broker channel 12 October 2016 3679
PLAN Australia appoints new CEO 11 October 2016 2699
Financial advice group cops ASIC fine 11 October 2016 797
'Huge opportunity' for brokers to target SMEs 29 September 2016 534
‘Bank ownership has been positive’, says Loan Market boss 14 September 2016 191
‘Crazy’ turnaround times a big issue for brokers 09 September 2016 2028
Brokers ‘resilient’ to changing lending landscape 09 September 2016 689
Major aggregator losing $300m a month in foreign investor loans 08 September 2016 1067
Brokers' role demystified in $25m national marketing campaign 07 September 2016 1063
FHBs crying out for government support 07 September 2016 779
Public to be protected from property developer's 'incompetence' 07 September 2016 641
Capital gains push higher in August 06 September 2016 646
Ever wondered what SMEs really want from a mortgage broker? 06 September 2016 577
MFAA leader steps down over key differences 05 September 2016 1747
Bank bosses admit shortcomings 05 September 2016 792
Apartment approvals surge 23.4% in July 05 September 2016 598
Court finds Storm Financial provided bad advice 02 September 2016 928
Commercial brokers go paperless 01 September 2016 901
Bank slashes home loan rates 31 August 2016 1232
Advisers accused of manipulating super clients 31 August 2016 536
Fintech start-up enters third-party channel 30 August 2016 3095
Major aggregator reveals big plans for commercial broking 30 August 2016 889
Major bank names new third-party boss 29 August 2016 1772
Major aggregator doubles lending business 29 August 2016 813
Major broker's branded home loans surge 99% towards $2bn 29 August 2016 981
'Rising Star' bank launches new home loan 29 August 2016 932
Home building boom not built to last, warns economist 29 August 2016 731
How to grow your business from 10 brokers to 800 26 August 2016 918
Mortgage boss cops six-year ban 26 August 2016 749
Employee feedback critical for financial services business 26 August 2016 1061
Lending curbs, taxes cut Chinese property investment by 50% 25 August 2016 1048
The Fintech Boom 24 August 2016 1786
Broking body backs Labor’s royal commission call 24 August 2016 998
Former Aussie CEO steps down as chairman of online lender 24 August 2016 1181
Federal Court dismisses appeal of banned broker 23 August 2016 966
Bank boss outlines mortgage strategy, praises broker loan quality 23 August 2016 1295
Brokers take business from bank-aligned planners 23 August 2016 634
Non-bank sees surge in settlements 23 August 2016 828
Brokers behaving badly: Industry body shares ASIC stats 23 August 2016 627
Elite broker launches accountancy practice 19 August 2016 1055
Insight: Vow Financial's Glenn Mitchell 18 August 2016 1221
Former Liberty BDM joins fintech lender 18 August 2016 1037
Former aggregation boss fears for future of broking 17 August 2016 1158
Non-major bank cuts home loan rates 17 August 2016 897
ANZ says lending curbs will continue to cool property market 17 August 2016 795
Broker settlements surge 90% in complex lending landscape 16 August 2016 754
Are you one of Australia’s top 50 brokers? 16 August 2016 687
CBA launches customer advocate function 16 August 2016 1728
Bank enters broker channel 15 August 2016 1605
Small bank making big moves in broker channel 15 August 2016 1109
Considered policy action needed: RBA 15 August 2016 552
Bank slashes rates by up to 50 basis points 12 August 2016 926
Broker settles $22bn, opens 200th store 11 August 2016 1075
Non-bank slashes mortgage rates by up to 65 basis points 11 August 2016 748
First home buyers return in droves 10 August 2016 181
Major aggregator launches ‘game changing’ product 10 August 2016 1806
Relationship with ASIC ‘top priority’, says MFAA 09 August 2016 670
Banking industry ‘welcomes’ government invitation 09 August 2016 566
Brokers to unlock productivity, retain clients and boost profit 08 August 2016 793
Brokers in ‘unique position’ to benefit from fintech: CEOs 05 August 2016 1542
Industry veteran to lead broker delegation to UK 04 August 2016 884
Regional bank cuts home loan and small business rates 03 August 2016 1194
Brokers the channel of choice for Branson's mortgage play 03 August 2016 1232
Surge in number of brokers using credit reports 03 August 2016 648
Big banks react to cash rate call 03 August 2016 1031
Bank passes on full 25 basis point rate cut 03 August 2016 1536
Choice founder launches new ‘broker-owned’ aggregator 02 August 2016 2340
Major mortgage group partners with US-based fintech player 02 August 2016 1244
Lender cuts rates by up to 45 basis points 01 August 2016 1071
Diversified brokerages risk becoming ‘diluted mess’ 01 August 2016 682
ASIC targets 50 broker groups in commission probe 29 July 2016 1654
Apartment lending crackdown continues 29 July 2016 1364
Commission-free real estate group enters mortgage market 28 July 2016 1156
Pepper Money cuts rates for self-employed borrowers 28 July 2016 1002
Mutual bank has ‘agility and attitude’ to embrace fintech 28 July 2016 1107
New aggregator hits market as brokers move beyond home loans 27 July 2016 1292
Leading third-party banking exec to step down 27 July 2016 785
Industry leader ‘concerned’ about new mortgage platforms 26 July 2016 1145
CUA announces lending policy changes 26 July 2016 776
The next growth market 25 July 2016 1596
Former mortgage broker charged 22 July 2016 1479
Mortgage applications continue to slide: Veda 22 July 2016 811
4 things you need to know about the UK mortgage market 20 July 2016 1661
Fintech lender launches unique broker portal 19 July 2016 1597
Foreign demand for residential property 'continues to shrink': NAB 19 July 2016 892
Disruptive mortgage platforms ‘about to explode’: CoreLogic 15 July 2016 1870
Banks slash investor rates by up to 70 basis points 14 July 2016 1450
ASIC review: what brokers need to know 13 July 2016 1034
CBA lifts limits on up-front vals 13 July 2016 908
Banks change mortgage policies as apartment glut looms 12 July 2016 1967
Grim outlook for residential property markets across Australia 12 July 2016 1505
Brokers warned: ‘time for the blinkers to come off’ 11 July 2016 1123
Borrowers flocking to variable rates, says Flavell 11 July 2016 661
Keep calm and carry on broking 07 July 2016 618
Bank’s quiet launch into broker channel praised by tech provider 06 July 2016 1246
Adelaide Bank increases maximum loan sizes 06 July 2016 650
Analysis: What brokers can learn from the UK 01 July 2016 831
Brokers warned about responsible lending as policies change 29 June 2016 1504
Brokers not driven by commission, says industry veteran 28 June 2016 772
NAB announces home loan changes 27 June 2016 2592
MFAA breaks silence on Hayden’s abrupt exit 24 June 2016 2956
Brokers hamstrung by banks over new business 23 June 2016 767
MFAA boss steps down 22 June 2016 2224
Broker numbers tipped to fall 22 June 2016 2669
ME announces further pricing changes 22 June 2016 1198
Brokers losing mortgages to disruptive platform 20 June 2016 3487
Loan writers could soon face court over selling practices 20 June 2016 871
CUA makes significant rate cuts 17 June 2016 877
Foreign buyer surcharges threaten NSW growth 17 June 2016 785
Fears mount over future of trail commissions 16 June 2016 1908
CBA clarifies rate changes 16 June 2016 1469
‘Pro-broker’ big four bank dominating third-party flows 15 June 2016 2856
Brokers could be backing the wrong horse 14 June 2016 1518
New breed of brokers tapping lucrative market 09 June 2016 1715
Banks to ‘raise rates after federal election’ 08 June 2016 967
Westpac announces major home lending changes 07 June 2016 2203
Consumer-brokered mortgages the new distribution channel 07 June 2016 1624
Investors saving for years to buy property 07 June 2016 646
ING Direct’s new mortgage process to accelerate approvals 02 June 2016 1277
AMP Bank announces major lending changes 01 June 2016 949
CBA confirms new home loan process 31 May 2016 2583
Brokers warned about income docs and record keeping 30 May 2016 1523
Virgin unveils major lead generation platform for brokers 27 May 2016 1576
Commercial lending spared from broker commission review 26 May 2016 1345
UK regulator to investigate brokers 23 May 2016 561
MyState makes big investment in third-party channel 20 May 2016 1453
Broker dominance leaves wide gap in mortgage market 20 May 2016 1088
Lawyers warn brokers about ‘referral selling’ 18 May 2016 1201
Mortgage funder announces new rates 16 May 2016 844
Aggregator acquires broker network 16 May 2016 1261
‘Lock up your loan writers’, warns industry boss 13 May 2016 921
Pepper Money announces national broker roadshow 13 May 2016 932
Driving growth in a digital world 12 May 2016 2060
ANZ reviewing brokers over mortgage documents 09 May 2016 1577
Tighter credit has cooled broker loan growth, says NAB chief 06 May 2016 982
Industry veteran launches new franchise group 05 May 2016 1358
Bluestone sees strong growth in broker channel 05 May 2016 1016
Digital Marketing Boot Camp kicks off in Melbourne 05 May 2016 540
ANZ chief has firm eye on mortgage brokers 04 May 2016 2619
Banks cut variable rates 04 May 2016 656
BOQ cuts mortgage rates 03 May 2016 1960
NAB passes on rate cut 03 May 2016 1891
Westpac sees $17.5bn of mortgages reclassified 03 May 2016 960
Pepper rebrand a boon for brokers 03 May 2016 818
Banks join online mortgage platform that bypasses brokers 02 May 2016 3155
ANZ third-party boss steps down 29 April 2016 2227
Industry boss says turnaround times have failed to improve 29 April 2016 1183
Brokers react to Westpac’s shock lending decision 28 April 2016 2651
Spotlight on commissions intensifies 27 April 2016 1329
Majority of Aussies believe property is a safe bet: survey 27 April 2016 676
Deloitte report identifies major opportunities in broker model 26 April 2016 1193
Bank to grow mortgages without brokers 22 April 2016 1398
eChoice flags major ‘shift’ in borrower demographics 22 April 2016 976
Bouris tips broker market share to skyrocket 22 April 2016 941
Real estate guru to teach brokers how to hustle 22 April 2016 774
ASIC bans Sydney broker 21 April 2016 1354
MFAA cancels major industry event 21 April 2016 1014
Bank of Sydney reduces fixed rate 20 April 2016 978
McGrath flags ‘challenging’ market conditions 20 April 2016 685
Retirees may struggle to repay mortgages 20 April 2016 762
PLAN to distribute Virgin Money mortgages 19 April 2016 2260
Perth broker cops permanent ban 19 April 2016 1107
Property spruiker jailed for fraud 19 April 2016 1083
Bank cuts mortgage rates 18 April 2016 1536
Brokers get chance to join $100 million club 18 April 2016 824
Rising mortgage rates increase default risk: report 15 April 2016 1127
Digital marketing guru to share broker success story 15 April 2016 1138
Australians struggling under weight of personal loans 15 April 2016 751
Brokers to face ‘continued and heightened’ ASIC surveillance 13 April 2016 900
Digital marketing expert says brokers make one common error 13 April 2016 1302
Broker business model ‘needs to adapt’ 12 April 2016 1366
DirectMoney on aggressive growth path via broker channel 11 April 2016 1445
Brokers warned against offering unqualified advice 08 April 2016 949
Brokers missing out on lead generation opportunities 05 April 2016 1037
All prime mortgages ‘pretty much the same’, says broker 04 April 2016 953
ANZ tightens lending criteria 01 April 2016 2226
Lawyer warns against FOFA-style reforms in broking 31 March 2016 1181
Brokers are what banks ‘pretend to be’, says CEO 30 March 2016 1272
Victorian man banned from credit activities 30 March 2016 1194
Robo-advice could threaten broker channel 29 March 2016 1348
Property spruiker ‘restrained’ by Federal Court 29 March 2016 856
ANZ closing branches with firm eye on broker channel 24 March 2016 3249
Investor loans to deteriorate when rates rise: report 23 March 2016 997
CBA dominating investor mortgage market 23 March 2016 1309
New lender to ramp up broker distribution 18 March 2016 1325
Settlement risk looms for 'mum and dad' investors 17 March 2016 842
CBA takes giant slice of broker business 16 March 2016 1512
Industry's best named at state-based awards 14 March 2016 1088
New mortgage app a big hit with brokers 14 March 2016 1052
NAB throws support behind brokers 11 March 2016 1631
'Forget the home loan business', Packer told Bouris 09 March 2016 2114
Forget the home loan business 09 March 2016 534
Broker group to list on ASX this month 08 March 2016 1317
Nation's best non-banks revealed 07 March 2016 2330
Queensland brokers hit with tougher ID checks 04 March 2016 1898
CEO calls for impartial foreign investment policy 04 March 2016 1118
Broking in the age of fintech 03 March 2016 1333
AFG grows loan book to $114 billion 03 March 2016 1231
Broker’s ban reduced following appeal 02 March 2016 1240
YBR reveals aggressive acquisition plans 02 March 2016 1625
Specialist lending: The year of conversion 01 March 2016 2055
Aggregation boss defends industry against media attacks 01 March 2016 1469
Listed aggregator reduces losses with strong digital growth 29 February 2016 803
Opinion: In defence of mortgage broking 26 February 2016 1433
Google reveals valuable mortgage data for brokers 25 February 2016 1357
Heritage Bank names new broker head 24 February 2016 2339
Chinese-Australian brokerage approaches $1 billion in settlements 24 February 2016 1312
'Volatile' year ahead for property market: CBA 22 February 2016 996
Adelaide Bank sees growth in broker channel 17 February 2016 1063
Brokers writing more business for CBA 17 February 2016 890
Apartments help lift new home sales 17 February 2016 725
Industry body ‘frustrated’ by ASIC’s ‘misleading’ actions 16 February 2016 971
Bouris to share branding secrets with brokers 16 February 2016 751
Mortgage demand hits eight-year high 15 February 2016 855
Broker strategy at centre of bank’s $15 million restructure 11 February 2016 1050
Mortgage group records 350% growth in settlements 11 February 2016 863
Lender responds to ASIC penalty 11 February 2016 2984
Mortgage broker cops four-year ban 10 February 2016 1372
Young broker turns Facebook into lead generator 10 February 2016 3648
Broker questions aggregation model amid remuneration review 09 February 2016 1178
Broker parodies Ashley Madison to expose ‘cheating’ banks 09 February 2016 997
Industry body provides update on broker commissions review 08 February 2016 822
Fixed-rate demand hits 12-month high 08 February 2016 879
Westpac names new broker head 04 February 2016 2259
Vow inks deal with online lead generator 04 February 2016 1337
Brokers help lender record 127% lift in settlements 04 February 2016 781
Bank flags broker commission ‘challenges’ 03 February 2016 2444
Major brokerage launches national campaign 03 February 2016 739
Listed lender launches new product 02 February 2016 913
Getting into business 01 February 2016 680
Brokers need to ‘change the way they think’, says Bouris 01 February 2016 1142
Business confidence remains solid 01 February 2016 680
Pepper extends discount offer 29 January 2016 820
Housing downturn poses 'major downside risk' 29 January 2016 742
Lender removes investor curbs as demand eases 28 January 2016 1052
Sterling Publishing set to launch new platform for SMSF trustees and investors 28 January 2016 745
Non-majors to suffer if broker commissions are scrapped 27 January 2016 881
'Front-loaded' fees rife among credit repair firms: ASIC 27 January 2016 835
Aussie bolsters executive team 25 January 2016 1274
Govt reveals housing affordability options 25 January 2016 787
Bank names new CEO 25 January 2016 980
Former CBA exec sparks commissions debate 22 January 2016 2207
Mortgage Choice smashes settlement record 22 January 2016 972
Aussie ‘colours’ homes this Australia Day 22 January 2016 915
Finsure cracks $1bn milestone 21 January 2016 1832
Award-winning broker warns investors as challenges loom 21 January 2016 1035
Panos to reveal lead generation strategies 21 January 2016 761
Home building hits record high: HIA 21 January 2016 751
Bank cuts rates on SMSF loans 20 January 2016 873
Top business publisher acquires My Business 20 January 2016 722
Salt slams negative property outlook 19 January 2016 1321
Communicate. Educate. Thrive. 15 January 2016 1131
AMP cuts variable rates 15 January 2016 1418
Broker warns property investors as housing supply surges 15 January 2016 1264
Industry veteran launches online broker platform 14 January 2016 1853
Major aggregator sees significant fall in investor loans 14 January 2016 727
Suncorp cuts variable rates 13 January 2016 2486
Heritage announces investor loan changes 13 January 2016 1394
Sydney broker reveals IPO plans 13 January 2016 1904
YBR achieves record settlement growth 13 January 2016 821
'Sluggish' rental growth tipped to continue 13 January 2016 713
Banker reveals what really drives the broker market 12 January 2016 1113
Award-winning broker on track to double his business 11 January 2016 1189
Broker market share set to skyrocket 11 January 2016 1008
More borrowers locking in fixed rates, says major broker 10 January 2016 238
Home building slump to weigh on economic growth 08 January 2016 723
Top broker boosts business with fintech focus 07 January 2016 1516
Bank boss questions broker independence 06 January 2016 1678
Non-major bank strikes back 05 January 2016 1191
YBR launches SMAs 31 December 2015 884
Credit record a ‘deal breaker’, warns bank 31 December 2015 991
Analysis: Banking on foot traffic 29 December 2015 1378
Lender reveals new product details 24 December 2015 1020
Branded broker group names new CEO 22 December 2015 1096
ASIC bans former bank manager 22 December 2015 1073
Aggregator announces new partnership 21 December 2015 1762
Mortgage rate hikes on the cards for 2016 21 December 2015 1155
Panos explains how new ideas can transform a business 17 December 2015 785
Melbourne men sentenced over multimillion-dollar mortgage fraud 16 December 2015 1758
Branded group cuts rates 16 December 2015 1104
Bank begins accepting SMSF loan applications 15 December 2015 1162
Analysis: Google’s mortgage play 15 December 2015 1981
SMEs desperate for a trusted adviser: report 15 December 2015 855
Lessons from abroad: the UK broker market 14 December 2015 981
Payday lending demand surges towards Christmas 14 December 2015 542
Lender cuts rates below 4% 11 December 2015 1140
Investor lending drops $2.1 billion 11 December 2015 865
Lender records surge in Chinese borrower demand 10 December 2015 1077
ASIC bans Perth broker 09 December 2015 1766
Broker platform inks lead deal with listed property group 09 December 2015 2062
Panos reveals the secret to constant lead generation 09 December 2015 845
Sydney brokerage diversifies into planning, risk 08 December 2015 1138
Salt explains the real impact of Chinese demand on property 08 December 2015 1542
Lender announces new policy for investor loans 07 December 2015 1429
ACCC approval to transform credit in Australia 07 December 2015 1052
Google mortgage play threatens brokers 03 December 2015 1960
La Trobe clarifies off-the-plan policy changes 02 December 2015 1027
'Sudden surge' in apartments drives building approvals 02 December 2015 774
Bank boss addresses property bubble fears 30 November 2015 1481
Pepper announces major partnership and new brand 30 November 2015 1338
Majority of new borrowers fear rate changes 30 November 2015 997
State Govt issues warning over broker identity theft 27 November 2015 1159
Use lending changes to your advantage: NAB 27 November 2015 1441
Pepper announces Christmas discount 27 November 2015 1198
Year in review: Cracking a complex market 26 November 2015 1505
'Powerhouse brand' to launch mortgages through broker channel 26 November 2015 1925
Bank reveals new broker strategy 26 November 2015 1482
Govt lobbied over commission clawbacks 25 November 2015 1749
Bank announces product-centric commission model 25 November 2015 1250
Westpac Golf Classic highlights value of community engagement 25 November 2015 899
Property investors 'shackled' by new credit policy 24 November 2015 1687
Value of investor lending drops 24 November 2015 964
NAB Broker report shines light on fee for service 20 November 2015 2319
‘Rate hike Friday’: 13 lenders up variable home loan rates 20 November 2015 1824
Capital growth to be ‘very subdued’ in 2016 20 November 2015 948
BOQ reveals big plans for broker channel 19 November 2015 2650
Smartline named Australia’s best franchise 19 November 2015 1392
Professionals Finance broker receives national recognition 19 November 2015 825
Brokers receive ‘signature-less’ application system 18 November 2015 1026
McGrath flags broker red tape as potential business risk 17 November 2015 1401
Sydney brokerage diversifies into planning, risk 17 November 2015 816
Does size matter? 16 November 2015 2704
The winds of change 16 November 2015 2604
Victorian man charged over unlicensed credit activity 16 November 2015 1004
ING Direct lifts variable rates 13 November 2015 2364
Bluestone identifies lucrative market gap 13 November 2015 641
Liberty unveils new image 13 November 2015 666
Pepper applauds brokers after record loan growth 13 November 2015 693
Broker market share tipped to hit 60% in new year 13 November 2015 1395
Aggregator appoints Queensland manager 13 November 2015 946
AMP Bank returns to investor lending 12 November 2015 1636
Inspection requirements for vacant land unchanged: API 12 November 2015 1299
Lender identifies lucrative gap in the market 12 November 2015 891
Non-major lenders: market share 11 November 2015 1362
All the right moves 11 November 2015 2747
Brokers the ‘cornerstone’ of new entrant's mortgage strategy 11 November 2015 1156
ASIC bans Brisbane mortgage broker 10 November 2015 2641
New valuation rules scrapped after industry ‘kerfuffle’ 10 November 2015 1341
Young Broker of the Year revealed 10 November 2015 2076
Australians overpaying for home loans 10 November 2015 1001
CUA chief says demand for home loans is slowing 09 November 2015 871
Better Business Summit 2016 agenda revealed 09 November 2015 1261
Heritage Bank makes multiple rate changes 06 November 2015 1287
Liberty goes direct to consumers with new image 06 November 2015 1017
Will you be a multi-award winning broker in 2016? 06 November 2015 967
CUA announces variable rate below 4% 05 November 2015 1281
BOQ lifts investor rates beyond 6% 05 November 2015 1116
Brokers to benefit from growing demand for SMSF loans 05 November 2015 809
CPDone partners with major aggregator 04 November 2015 1312
Banks urged to reform commission clawbacks 04 November 2015 1280
Adelaide Bank increases variable interest rates 03 November 2015 1295
RBA reveals rate decision 03 November 2015 1161
Teachers Mutual launches new low-rate mortgage 03 November 2015 1285
AMP increases variable rates 02 November 2015 1321
Bankwest lifts variable rates 30 October 2015 1347
Real estate giant expands financial services offering 30 October 2015 1552
ME raises variable rates 29 October 2015 1377
Spotlight: Mark Ashenden 29 October 2015 904
Mortgage Choice concedes to being ‘outpaced’ 29 October 2015 1694
ASIC bans Melbourne mortgage broker 28 October 2015 1819
BMM launches alt-doc tool 28 October 2015 1363
Bank enters third-party channel 27 October 2015 3248
Non-bank unveils new image following acquisition 26 October 2015 776
NAB Broker reveals new rates 23 October 2015 1348
Major bank announces variable rate changes 23 October 2015 1059
Major bank raises variable rates 23 October 2015 1020
Bank reveals new pricing for commercial loans 23 October 2015 782
Resi broker cracks commercial market 23 October 2015 702
New lender outlines broker strategy 23 October 2015 1119
Big four bank lifts variable rates 23 October 2015 937
ASIC slaps licence conditions on car financier 23 October 2015 836
It’s never too late for an extra income stream 22 October 2015 564
Brokers introduce two-thirds of all new loans 22 October 2015 764
Non-bank records surge in branded home loans 21 October 2015 1515
NAB to work with regulator on broker remuneration structures 21 October 2015 1231
Listed lender applauds brokers after record loan growth 21 October 2015 735
Aggregator named one of Australia's fastest-growing companies 21 October 2015 1016
YBR reveals rate change 20 October 2015 1356
ASIC launches interest-only tools 20 October 2015 1082
Female brokers capture more business 20 October 2015 958
Auswide announces rate changes 19 October 2015 1609
Australia’s elite broker named 19 October 2015 2390
ME slashes rates by 40 basis points 19 October 2015 867
Listed lender ramps up broker distribution 16 October 2015 1013
Mortgage application growth slows 16 October 2015 782
Resi broker cracks commercial market 16 October 2015 846
Non-majors regain broker market share: AFG 15 October 2015 676
Suncorp ups broker commissions and cuts rates 14 October 2015 2461
Commercial lending: cracking the market 14 October 2015 2277
Westpac hikes variable rates 14 October 2015 2508
Adelaide Bank cuts investor home loan rates 14 October 2015 1378
AMP reduces rates below 4% 14 October 2015 952
Elite brokers to help regulate investor loans 13 October 2015 828
Chinese-speaking staff vital to broker groups 12 October 2015 1467
Bank reveals new pricing for commercial loans 12 October 2015 798
Brokers turn to specialist lenders for investor loans 09 October 2015 683
Challenger bank to boost broker footprint by 60% 09 October 2015 799
Bankwest announces new rates for brokers 08 October 2015 3047
Commission model deters new brokers 08 October 2015 1211
Fed Court takes action against property spruiker 08 October 2015 1020
Top broker reveals simple tip to business growth 08 October 2015 869
ME reveals new variable rate 07 October 2015 1168
New valuation rules 'dropped like a bombshell' 07 October 2015 4249
FHBs suffering greater mortgage stress 07 October 2015 657
Grow your business by helping other Australians grow theirs 06 October 2015 548
RBA reveals official cash rate 06 October 2015 1195
Brokers forced to look beyond banks, says CEO 06 October 2015 1133
RBA to keep cash rate on hold: survey 06 October 2015 732
New product helps brokers address an under-serviced market 06 October 2015 948
Industry body won’t raise membership fees for two years 06 October 2015 712
Govt considers reforms to protect property buyers 05 October 2015 768
Specialist lending: go your own way 02 October 2015 3295
Auswide unveils new variable rate with offset feature 02 October 2015 1055
ING Direct to drive convergence of broking and planning 02 October 2015 1127
ASIC imposes licence conditions on national brokerage 01 October 2015 2148
Liberty offers ‘free-thinking approach’ to investor loans 01 October 2015 1546
Broker group acquires equipment finance business 01 October 2015 1411
Building approvals fall in August 01 October 2015 665
The road to Brokersville 30 September 2015 2047
Half of brokers not obtaining credit reports: Princeville 30 September 2015 1907
Liberty rolls out latest CPDone software 30 September 2015 1255
FAST chief sees bigger things for broker channel 30 September 2015 715
Challenges loom as broker market share passes 50% 29 September 2015 1297
Specialist lender adds 25 new staff 29 September 2015 742
FBAA partners with Veda 29 September 2015 1038
Brokers find alternative solutions for property investors 28 September 2015 1983
ING Direct ups rates for existing investors 25 September 2015 2025
ANZ asset finance moves to electronic lodgement 25 September 2015 1222
Brokers integral to the growth of Australian businesses 25 September 2015 1124
Brokers hit out at APRA’s ‘scatter gun’ crackdown 25 September 2015 1408
Mortgage brokers 'create risks' for smaller lenders: Moody’s 25 September 2015 1516
Add value or risk becoming obsolete, says business leader 25 September 2015 1043
Heritage cuts discount variable rate 24 September 2015 1170
Brokers demand upfront valuations from non-majors 24 September 2015 1827
One in three mortgages for self-employed borrowers 24 September 2015 892
MyState admits 'increased risk' of broker strategy 23 September 2015 1703
Connective brokers to benefit from new partnership 23 September 2015 892
NAB Broker to launch new loan products 23 September 2015 1177
APRA a ‘convenient alibi’ for rate rises: report 22 September 2015 1607
Aggregator partners with property group 22 September 2015 1584
Industry veteran to share top tips on best practice 22 September 2015 921
ASIC suspends lender’s credit licence 21 September 2015 1991
Award-winning broker uses APRA changes to boost business 21 September 2015 1390
Sydney broker cops 10-year ban 21 September 2015 935
AFG sees surge in commercial mortgages 18 September 2015 697
ANZ moves to electronic lodgement 18 September 2015 751
Property investors and tenants pay for APRA rules 18 September 2015 1990
Lenders zero in on owner-occupiers 18 September 2015 1348
Business leader says brokers could ‘go viral’ 18 September 2015 1029
Govt targets third parties in foreign investor crackdown 17 September 2015 1169
Broker-agent referral app generating thousands of leads 17 September 2015 1262
Brokers urged to re-engage with clients as market softens 17 September 2015 747
Loan Market to enter Asian mortgage market 16 September 2015 1896
Investor demand turns to commercial property 15 September 2015 972
Broker event attracts Australia’s top talent 14 September 2015 758
ALI Group appoints third-party veteran 14 September 2015 1068
Nation's best non-major lender revealed 14 September 2015 1300
Real estate giant launches broker referral initiative 14 September 2015 999
Direct channels help CUA post record loan growth 14 September 2015 745
Specialist lender prices $250m RMBS transaction 11 September 2015 907
Major funder sharpens variable rates 11 September 2015 1004
Melbourne man pleads guilty to mortgage fraud 11 September 2015 832
Investor curbs failing, says Flavell 11 September 2015 752
MyState cuts rates below 4% 10 September 2015 1377
St.George open to expanding ‘no LMI’ policy to brokers 10 September 2015 1966
Choice Home Loans encourages financial confidence in women 10 September 2015 904
Mortgage changes ‘will be constant’, says broker head 09 September 2015 1145
ME announces cashback offer 08 September 2015 1401
Borrowers rush to reclassify loans following investor pricing hikes 08 September 2015 1734
Online lender identifies next growth opportunity for brokers 07 September 2015 927
YBR to ramp up wealth offering through broker channel 04 September 2015 1092
AFG launches new white-label offering 04 September 2015 1525
Listed aggregator bullish despite $20m loss 03 September 2015 1178
Equity stake offer causes aggregator to double in size 03 September 2015 1121
Veteran broker challenges offset account paradigm 02 September 2015 2282
Cash rate losing relevance: Kolenda 02 September 2015 1018
Building approvals bounce back in July 02 September 2015 874
Vow Financial recruits more than 200 brokers 01 September 2015 2481
ANZ asset finance moves to electronic lodgement 01 September 2015 1240
AMP cuts variable rates by more than 30 basis points 31 August 2015 1542
Brokers, white-label and direct strategy paying dividends for Pepper 28 August 2015 1176
Digital marketing event launches in two more capital cities 28 August 2015 1042
ME announces rate changes 27 August 2015 1029
APRA boss warns broker-originated loans are ‘higher risk’ 27 August 2015 1962
Top broker sees impact of market changes 27 August 2015 1019
Brokers drive SME lending for NAB 26 August 2015 1109
Risk advisers should consider broking, says business coach 26 August 2015 738
Regulator cancels credit licence of Queensland group 25 August 2015 1707
New event to get brokers SME ready 25 August 2015 745
Homeloans cuts rates by 30 basis points 25 August 2015 1078
Third-party veteran joins property group 24 August 2015 858
Broker commissions on regulator’s radar 21 August 2015 1533
AMP planners write one in four mortgages 21 August 2015 831
Mortgage Choice loan book approaches $50 billion 21 August 2015 916
Brokers on notice following ASIC lending probe 20 August 2015 2772
Connective launches retail service 19 August 2015 2390
Brokers ‘gaming the system’ on interest-only loans: lawyer 19 August 2015 1832
Fresh wave of Chinese money to hit property market 18 August 2015 2683
Brokerage sees 30pc spike in Queensland settlements 18 August 2015 954
Senator slams ASIC action on rogue property agents 18 August 2015 887
Lender announces investment loan changes 17 August 2015 1782
Brokers responsible for two-thirds of annual mortgage growth 17 August 2015 1652
Credit union partners with major mortgage group 17 August 2015 974
Russians on the hunt for Australian homes 17 August 2015 820
Fintech start-up delivers hot leads to brokers 14 August 2015 3116
Liberty keen to capture investor demand 13 August 2015 1518
Bank chief sets sights on 50pc broker distribution 12 August 2015 1034
Agent referral relationships are hard work, says McGrath 12 August 2015 1167
‘Mortgage broking is next’ for wrath of regulator 11 August 2015 1474
Surge in mortgage offset accounts to continue: RBA 11 August 2015 1579
Suncorp strengthens third-party team 11 August 2015 876
Spotlight: Siobhan Hayden 24 June 2015 799
Nation's largest lender under margin pressure 25 May 2015 736
For your eyes only 18 May 2015 1512
The next big thing 18 May 2015 1377
Third Party Banking Report 2015 – Major Lenders Reply 18 May 2015 2857
Diversifying to survive 15 May 2015 597
Branding yourself with a unique selling point 15 May 2015 726
'Specialist loans are 75 per cent of my business' 15 May 2015 830
Case study: Katrina Rowlands, Mortgage Success 15 May 2015 1453
Lead generation and business building 15 May 2015 674
MFAA working on plans for Canberra-based lobbyist 13 May 2015 939
NAB readies for new broker offering 12 May 2015 1045
Major bank readies for new broker offering 12 May 2015 782
Technology the biggest drawcard for aggregators 11 May 2015 814
More lenders react to RBA rate cut 08 May 2015 2024
Industry divided over rate cut 06 May 2015 1065
Revolutionary new product cuts rates to 2.75pc 05 May 2015 4603
Non-bank denies YBR takeover talks 04 May 2015 2224
Eighty brokers partner with P2P lender 04 May 2015 1456
Bank chief calls for greater transparency in broking 30 April 2015 1011
Big four boost broker support 28 April 2015 995
MFAA admits departure from ‘broker’ term was inappropriate 24 April 2015 1078
New revenue streams: specialist lending 23 April 2015 1220
Born to win 21 April 2015 1797
Broker strategy sees bank lift commissions 21 April 2015 1574
Major bank doubles elite broker numbers 16 April 2015 1576
Suncorp names new CEO 16 April 2015 1049
Lender flags fraud concerns 15 April 2015 1092
Coronis backs new housing data 15 April 2015 912
Former RAMS exec joins MyState 15 April 2015 1280
Bank drops variable rates 14 April 2015 1268
Major aggregator announces new white-label partnerships 14 April 2015 1512
Broker refi boom not driven by commission: JP Morgan 31 March 2015 793
Lender reveals record-low rate 27 March 2015 1812
The young guns 26 March 2015 2616
Digital disruption 26 March 2015 2725
Small business 26 March 2015 1756
Education key to understanding specialist lending value 15 March 2015 851
YBR to ramp up wealth offering through broker channel 05 March 2015 1559
Award-winning BDM puts success down to education and new technology 05 March 2015 1101
Perth property growth to remain weak 05 March 2015 1378
Housing less affordable in every state 05 March 2015 1515
Apartment surge drives record result 05 March 2015 967
Non-bank cuts prime rates 04 March 2015 992
RBA rate announcement 03 March 2015 1717
Finsure accelerates growth with new technology 03 March 2015 1195
Fraudster hits CBA for $22 million 03 March 2015 3832
Investor loan growth begins to cool 03 March 2015 846
Silver lining to buying property at these prices 03 March 2015 878
Bank cuts rates by more than half a per cent 03 March 2015 803
Better Business Awards: winners revealed 20 February 2015 2556
RBA to assess impact of APRA lending guidance 20 February 2015 910
Macquarie to grow white label footprint 20 February 2015 2415
Non-bank doubles RBA rate cut 19 February 2015 1424
The Murray Inquiry: Has the boat been rocked? 27 January 2015 1814
Raine & Horne expands financial services offering 30 November -0001 1189
SMSF loans: too hard to handle? 30 November -0001 1048
‘Game-changer’: Government banks on fintech, CCR and data 30 November -0001 469
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