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Securitsers? assets continue to fall

by Staff Reporter • 26 Aug 2008
Assets of Australian securitisers were down 5.7 per cent to $238.9 billion at the end of the June quarter compared to...READ MORE

Wide Bay profit soars

by Staff Reporter • 26 Aug 2008
Wide Bay Australia yesterday delivered a record profit of $18.16 million after tax for the 2008 financial year.... READ MORE

Rates to fall, but not by much: BIS

by Staff Reporter • 26 Aug 2008

A downward interest rate cycle is now widely anticipated but just how far can brokers expect rates to fall?


Challenger releases FY08 results

by Staff Reporter • 25 Aug 2008
Challenger Financial Services (Challenger) today announced a normalised net profit after tax of $218 million for the... READ MORE

Weak weekend for auctions

by Staff Reporter • 25 Aug 2008
Auctions performed badly in Melbourne over the weekend as buyers continue to sit on their hands amid speculation of an... READ MORE

Macquarie Bank to buy local RMBS

by Staff Reporter • 22 Aug 2008
Macquarie Bank has established a fund which will purchase mortgage-backed securities indicating renewed optimism for... READ MORE

Two speed economy to continue

by Staff Reporter • 22 Aug 2008
The latest issue of the Melbourne Institute’s Monthly Bulletin of Economic Trends shows Australia’s... READ MORE

ANZ to pass full RBA cut on, maybe

by Staff Reporter • 22 Aug 2008
ANZ chief Mike Smith today confirmed the bank would pass on the full benefit of a rate cut next month, provided... READ MORE

CBA cuts fixed lending rates

by Staff Reporter • 21 Aug 2008

CBA today announced that it will cut its fixed home loan rates on Monday – the second cut this month.


Rates to fall by 100 bps by early 09: Westpac

by Staff Reporter • 21 Aug 2008
The latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute Leading Index released yesterday has underscored the need for several rate cuts... READ MORE

NAB will pass on rate cut

by Staff Reporter • 21 Aug 2008
National Australia Bank (NAM) today confirmed it will pass on a 0.25 per cent reduction should the RBA cut the... READ MORE

RAMS woos brokers with low rate loan

by Staff Reporter • 21 Aug 2008
Just weeks after BankWest cut brokers from its Rate Tracker loan, RAMS Home Loans (RAMS) today announced the launch of... READ MORE

Banks won?t be pushed to pass on RBA rate cut

by Staff Reporter • 21 Aug 2008
A cut to the official cash rate is now universally expected in September but the industry remains divided over how... READ MORE

Aussie to stay ?independent? should stake go to CBA

by Staff Reporter • 21 Aug 2008
Assurances yesterday from Aussie’s chairman John Symond to staff and lenders about the group’s... READ MORE

High rates hurt small businesses

by Staff Reporter • 20 Aug 2008
Small business conditions are at a record low and a cut in the official interest rate is essential to stop the slide... READ MORE


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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...

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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...

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OnDeck confirms origination surge following buyout

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

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