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Commercial finance commitments continue downward trend

by Staff Reporter • 12 Jun 2008
Commercial loan commitments dropped in April to $32.601 billion, seasonally adjusted, ABS figures highlighted...READ MORE

Macquarie?s first 2008 no- and low-doc RMBS rated AAA

by Staff Reporter • 11 Jun 2008
The class A notes of Macquarie’s first no- and low-doc RMBS issue for the year was today assigned a... READ MORE

ANZ in commission restructure talks

by Staff Reporter • 11 Jun 2008
Consultation about possible changes to its commissions structure is currently underway between ANZ and broker groups,... READ MORE

Lehman Brothers to deliver shock quarterly loss

by Staff Reporter • 11 Jun 2008
Lehman Brothers announced overnight that it expected a second quarter loss of US$2.8 billion ($2.95 billion), which... READ MORE

Suncorp latest to change broker commissions

by Staff Reporter • 11 Jun 2008
Suncorp confirmed today that it will introduce a new broker commission structure designed to reward "persistent,... READ MORE

New legislation should encompass ?inextricably linked? credit...

by Staff Reporter • 11 Jun 2008
The FBAA yesterday called on the Federal government to broaden the scope of its proposed financial services sector... READ MORE

Non-bank market share slides in April

by Staff Reporter • 10 Jun 2008
In further evidence that the non-bank sector has been hit hard by current market conditions, ABS figures released... READ MORE

Broker numbers to drop by 30pc

by Staff Reporter • 10 Jun 2008
Broker numbers are tipped to fall by up to 5,000 as lending volumes slide, commissions are cut and regulation nears... READ MORE

Outlook bleak for Australian businesses

by Staff Reporter • 10 Jun 2008
The Australian business community has bleak expectations for the September quarter, Dun & Bradstreet’s... READ MORE

House prices plummet

by Staff Reporter • 10 Jun 2008
Australian house values experienced the largest quarterly fall in five years during the March quarter, according to... READ MORE

SA first home buyers granted stamp duty relief

by Staff Reporter • 6 Jun 2008
South Australian first home buyers will benefit from a $4,000 stamp duty grant in a new measure announced in the... READ MORE

Inquiry launched into the lending industry

by Staff Reporter • 6 Jun 2008
The House of Representatives economics committee yesterday launched an inquiry into the Australian banking... READ MORE

Mobius ratings on CreditWatch negative

by Staff Reporter • 6 Jun 2008
In more bad news for Mobius, Standard & Poor’s Ratings Service this week placed the ratings on several of... READ MORE

Macquarie pulls back on personal loans

by Staff Reporter • 5 Jun 2008
Macquarie Consumer Finance confirmed with Mortgage Business today that it will discontinue originating its fixed-rate... READ MORE

GDP growth rate slows

by Staff Reporter • 5 Jun 2008
Gross domestic product (GDP) rose a surprising 0.6 per cent, seasonally adjusted, in the March quarter ABS data... 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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