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ME Bank broadens distribution

by Staff Reporter8 minute read
The Adviser

Staff Reporter

ME Bank has continued to expand the distribution of its home loan portfolio, partnering Australian Finance Group.

“We are thrilled to be bringing AFG on board as we continue our expansion within the broker channel,” ME Bank’s group executive, sales Ian Hendey said.

“By partnering with one of the largest providers of mortgage brokering services in Australia, ME Bank is reaffirming our commitment to offering Australians a genuinely fairer banking alternative, particularly for loans up to $500,000 – a space we are extremely competitive in.”

AFG’s general manager, sales and operations, Mark Hewitt said the partnership will strengthen AFG’s offering to its members by providing access to a the 5,500,000 Australians who are members of affiliated industry super funds and unions.  

“The partnership will provide ME Bank with access to our 1,800 members nationwide. We’re confident our broker members and their customers will benefit from a broader range of competitive home loan options, like those offered by ME Bank,” Mr Hewitt said.

As a member of AFG’s lender panel, ME Bank will enable electronic lodgment of applications, via the NextGen online portal.

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