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House prices feel brunt of high interest rates

by • 5 May 2008
House price indexes released by the ABS today confirmed that housing markets have slowed markedly because of the...READ MORE
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Bendigo Bank hikes variable rate

by • 5 May 2008

Bendigo Bank announced a 0.10 per cent increase to its variable interest rate on Friday.

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Fed announces further measures to improve liquidity

by • 5 May 2008
The US Federal Reserve (Fed) announced an expansion of its liquidity measures on Friday to counteract persistent... READ MORE
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Building approvals down, worse to come: MBA

by • 2 May 2008

Building approvals slumped in March, data from the ABS has revealed yesterday.

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Australians' financial savvy still has some way to go

by • 2 May 2008
Mortgage lenders and brokers have their work cut out for them with almost half of Australians believing they can... READ MORE
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BoE says banks overstate losses

by • 2 May 2008
UK banks have overstated sub-prime related losses, which is likely to delay any improvements in confidence levels in... READ MORE
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No commission cuts from ANZ

by • 1 May 2008
ANZ has broken its silence on broker commissions, confirming exclusively with Mortgage Business this afternoon that no... READ MORE
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New home sales hit by high interest rates

by • 1 May 2008
New home sales figures released yesterday by the Housing Institute of Australia (HIA) show that high interest rates... READ MORE
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Westpac delivers strong profit result

by • 30 Apr 2008
Westpac this morning delivered a “robust” net profit for the six months ending 31 March 2008 of $2,202... READ MORE
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US rates down to 2pc

by • 30 Apr 2008
The Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee lowered the United States’ official cash rate... READ MORE
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New St George commissions structure wins aggregator approval

by • 30 Apr 2008
St George announced yesterday that from 1 June 2008 it will change the way mortgage brokers earn their commissions.... READ MORE
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Rate rises stunt property price growth

by • 29 Apr 2008
March quarter housing figures released today by Australian Property Monitors (APM) have revealed that property markets... READ MORE
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US foreclosures up more than 100pc

by • 29 Apr 2008
Foreclosure filings increased in the United States by 23 per cent in the March quarter 2008 to 649,917, online real... READ MORE
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S&L and Austral CU merger likely

by • 29 Apr 2008
Savings & Loans is seeking to merge with Austral Credit Union in a move to boost its presence in the Melbourne... READ MORE
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Credit union M&As set to increase

by • 29 Apr 2008
Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) said today that the credit outlook for the Australian credit union... READ MORE

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