the adviser logo

Breaking News

Mortgages dominate cost pressures for tenth of Aussies

by Sarah Simpkins • 23 Jun 2022
Close to one-tenth of Australians have said their home loan is the largest contributor to their cost-of-living...READ MORE

Regional migration accelerated in March quarter

by Kate Aubrey • 23 Jun 2022
Migration from capital cities to regional Australia has hit new six-year highs in the March quarter, according to the... READ MORE

Hot Property: The biggest property headlines from the week 20-24 June

by reporter • 23 Jun 2022
The weekly round-up of the biggest news stories from across Momentum Media’s property titles from the week ending... READ MORE

Former BEN area manager opens brokerage

by reporter • 23 Jun 2022
Kapil Virmani – a former area manager for Bendigo and Adelaide Bank – has returned to his broker roots, opening a... READ MORE

BDMs, credit assessor approval ratings starting to fall

by Malavika Santhebennur • 22 Jun 2022
While satisfaction with lender BDMs and credit assessors remains historically high, broker satisfaction scores have... READ MORE

Humm board collapses in wake of HCF sale termination

by Sam Nichols • 22 Jun 2022
Five of the group’s six directors have confirmed their resignations, stating they “cannot remain on the board of... READ MORE

Industry CEOs and brokers sleep-out in aid of homelessness

by Annie Kane • 22 Jun 2022
Several chief executives and directors in the mortgage and finance industry will be spending a night without shelter to... READ MORE

FBAA warns against merging credit licences with AFSLs

by Sarah Simpkins • 21 Jun 2022
As the Australian Law Reform Commission has considered consolidating the licensing regimes for credit and financial... READ MORE

NAB tips 15% house price fall in 2023

by Kate Aubrey • 21 Jun 2022

NAB’s chief economist has predicted house price growth will drop by more than expected.


Gateway reports 21% growth in mortgage book

by reporter • 21 Jun 2022
The mutual bank surpassed the $1 billion mortgage mark this financial year, after delivering annualised growth of 21... READ MORE

NSW confirms stamp duty reforms from 2023

by Annie Kane • 20 Jun 2022
First home buyers in NSW will be able to choose between an upfront payment or a smaller annual property tax from next... READ MORE

Plug gaps in broker regulations, says MFAA

by Sarah Simpkins • 20 Jun 2022
The industry body has urged the government to touch up recent reforms made across reference checking, breach reporting... READ MORE

Non-bank founder, former CEO joins Joust board

by Sam Nichols • 20 Jun 2022
The home loan fintech has grown its non-executive team with two new appointments, one of which being MoneyPlace founder... READ MORE

Qld announces affordable housing partnership

by reporter • 20 Jun 2022
More than 1,200 social and affordable homes are to be built in Queensland as part of a new commercial partnership... READ MORE

NSW to trial shared equity home ownership scheme

by Sarah Simpkins • 19 Jun 2022
The state will trial helping certain key workers, single parents and older singles buy homes in a new $780.4 million... READ MORE


matt comyn cba speaking ta bzhun1

CBA CEO acknowledges brokers following mortgage growth

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has released its results for the financial year ended 30 June 2022 and...

wif awards 2021 crowd ta giiu3m

Submissions open for Women in Finance Awards 2022

Hosted by Momentum Media, the Women in Finance Awards is returning for its sixth consecutive year to recognise the...

Cameron Poolman ta

OnDeck confirms origination surge following buyout

In early February, OnDeck Australia’s (OnDeck) executives and investors collectively purchased 80 per cent of the...

Read the latest issue of The Adviser magazine!
The Adviser is the number one magazine for Australia's finance and mortgage brokers. The publications delivers news, analysis, business intelligence, sales and marketing strategies, research and key target reports to an audience of professional mortgage and finance brokers
Read more