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Increase, growth, business lending
Tuesday, 17 Apr 2018
Online small business lending is growing by 79 per cent and could hit $2 billion by 2020, according to OnDeck. ...
Tax debts
11:25 AM, 13 Apr 2018
Allegations of impropriety and heavy-handedness by the Australian Taxation Office on small and medium-sized enterprises have led to calls for an overhaul of how the ATO deals with SMEs when chasing...
Uptick
09:17 AM, 13 Apr 2018
Standard & Poor’s has provided its highest credit rating to $658.5 million of La Trobe Financial’s sixth residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) issue. ...
Money, cash
09:00 AM, 13 Apr 2018
An SME lender has announced that it has provided over $300 million in funding to small business borrowers. ...
John Kolyvas
06:00 AM, 13 Apr 2018
John Kolyvas, national sales manager – commercial at ING, tells The Adviser why mortgage brokers should look to diversify into commercial broking. ...
10:47 AM, 6 Apr 2018
The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman has commenced a formal inquiry into improving access to capital for SMEs. ...
10:40 AM, 6 Apr 2018
As some banks seek to reduce broker flows, a new SME-focused lender has emphasised that its proposition is “purpose-built” for brokers and SMEs. ...
comprehensive credit reporting, business data
10:32 AM, 6 Apr 2018
The CEO of small business lender OnDeck has said that he hopes comprehensive credit reporting could be extended to cover businesses as well as active consumer accounts. ...
Report progress, SME strategy
09:30 AM, 6 Apr 2018
The regulator has released a report outlining progress in its efforts to better assist, engage and protect small businesses, which included its investigation on unfair contract terms for SME loans....
Join, partnership
07:40 AM, 3 Apr 2018
Small businesses lender OnDeck has joined the aggregator’s panel of lenders, enabling brokers to access its unsecured business loans. ...
10:51 AM, 23 Mar 2018
It has been revealed that the major bank ceased business with approximately 500 brokers after they “pushed back” on a requirement to undertake an asset finance test. ...
09:59 AM, 23 Mar 2018
The ranking of the top commercial brokers in Australia is now open for submissions. ...
Car dealers
09:52 AM, 23 Mar 2018
The major bank has admitted to the royal commission that it did not undertake verification checks for loan applications submitted by car dealers. ...
Fintech Business Awards 2018
09:24 AM, 23 Mar 2018
Several lending innovators have been honoured at the second annual Fintech Business Awards. ...
Brokers ‘in the box seat’ for SME opportunities
10:35 AM, 16 Mar 2018
The latest Scottish Pacific SME Growth Index shows that SME owners are optimistic about revenue growth, had improved cash flow in 2017 and are increasingly looking at non-bank lending opti...
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