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Banned, red card

Former credit rep permanently banned

by • 18 Jun 2018
The sole director of a Cairns-based car finance provider and brokerage, who has declared bankruptcy off the back of...READ MORE
Key, improving, SME finance

‘Innovation’ is key for improving SME finance outcomes: RBA

by • 15 Jun 2018
Improving the level of information available and focusing on innovation were the main takeaways from a roundtable... READ MORE
Strong, boxing gloves

Business conditions fall, but remain strong

by • 15 Jun 2018
The level of business confidence and overall business conditions eased back in May, but the levels still remain around... READ MORE

SME finance shouldn’t fall under NCCP: ASIC

by • 14 Jun 2018
The corporate regulator has told the financial services royal commission that it does not believe lending regulations... READ MORE

Economic improvements no solace for SMEs

by • 14 Jun 2018
Perceived improvements in economic conditions have done little to boost the health of Australian small businesses,... READ MORE
Appointment, handshake, new business development manager, Drew Vautin

SME lender appoints new BDM to drive expansion

by • 7 Jun 2018
A cash flow finance provider has appointed a new business development manager to help drive its expansion in the... READ MORE

Prospa further delays ASX listing

by • 7 Jun 2018
Small business lender Prospa is to further delay its float on the Australian Securities Exchange as the company seeks... READ MORE
Brendan Wright

FAST welcomes SME lender to its panel

by • 5 Jun 2018

The NAB-owned aggregator has announced that it has appointed a new member to its lender panel.

Beem It

New payments app backed by major banks launches

by • 1 Jun 2018
Beem It, a new payments app developed by three of the big four banks, has launched quietly on the Apple and Google Play... READ MORE

Bankwest business customers ‘forced’ into bankruptcy

by • 1 Jun 2018
The royal commission has heard that several customers of Bankwest were left in financial distress as a result of the... READ MORE

FOS admits its decision on widow’s loan repayments was ‘wrong’

by • 1 Jun 2018
A representative from the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) admitted that he was “wrong” when he ruled that a widow... READ MORE

Suncorp still offering unfair contract terms, RC hears

by • 1 Jun 2018
Queensland-based banking and financial services giant Suncorp has been accused of still using contracts containing... READ MORE
Parliament house

Government extends $20k instant asset write-off for SMEs

by • 25 May 2018
The federal government has introduced legislation that will extend instant asset write-offs for small... READ MORE
discussion at aggregator summit

SME outcomes dominate discussion at aggregator summit

by • 18 May 2018
Delivering good outcomes for small business customers via the third-party channel was the focus of a summit hosted by a... READ MORE

Terms of reference in ATO probe unveiled

by • 17 May 2018
The long-awaited investigation into claims of ATO bullying and misconduct towards SMEs has officially begun, with... READ MORE


Mark hewitt

AFG GM to join MFAA board

Mark Hewitt, general manager, industry and partnership development at Australian Finance Group (AFG) will commence as...

Possibl co founders

Early commission payment loans open to full broker market

Following its launch of an early commission payment product to brokers using the effi platform, cash-flow solutions...

David Keeling

Grow expands structured finance, appoints senior partner

According to Grow Finance (Grow), David Keeling’s appointment, which commenced on 11 April, is part of a broader...

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