Welcome to The Adviser’s weekly round-up of the top news and features from for the week ending 18 March. In case you missed it...
You can read the full stories here:
Leading demographer Bernard Salt has outlined that Australia’s obsession with property will continue to rise, creating a massive opportunity for brokers.
MoneyMe has finalised its purchase of online lender SocietyOne, with its greater scale and new link to Westpac expected to be a “massive” competitive advantage.
The merger between Newcastle Permanent and Greater Bank is on track to eventuate, with both of the bank’s board of directors unanimously agreeing to the junction.
Temporary housing and rental support are on the way for thousands of people left stranded after floodwaters left widespread devastation across northern NSW.
As the catastrophic flood event leaves thousands homeless, the Queensland government rolls out measures to aid the housing challenges.