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Major aggregator sees 36% surge in settlements

One of Australia’s largest aggregation groups has seen its commercial lending settlements surge 36 per cent over the 2017 financial yea...
July 28, 2021

Small business lender Prospa has become the first fintech company to be awarded a Telstra Business Award, after winning the NSW Medium Business category this week.

July 21, 2017

Nearly one-quarter of small business owners have reported falling physically unwell as a result of operating their business, new research has shown.

July 14, 2017

The major bank has today announced the launch of a new campaign targeting brokers, which aims to highlight how they can write more loans for small businesses.

July 14, 2017
ANZ and Westpac have announced that their trial with IBM and shopping centre operator Scentre Group has resulted in the successful digitisation of the bank guarantee process use...
July 13, 2017

Zagga, a peer-to-peer lender formerly known as LendMe in New Zealand, has launched its secured lending platform in Australia.

July 13, 2017

NSW-based agribusiness finance specialist Robinson Sewell Partners has expanded its footprint into South Australia.

July 07, 2017
NLG Leasing recently found that the average loan size in its portfolio had increased 60 per cent, with an increasing proportion of loans financing yellow goods. NLG's director o...
July 06, 2017
A business owner has lamented the amount of time SMEs spend chasing overdue invoices, suggesting the problem is "desperate" and could be crim...
July 05, 2017

Business owners don’t want to be talking to their banks “every five minutes” and are increasingly turning to lenders with “set and forget” policies.

June 30, 2017
Mortgage brokers and accountants are well placed to build deeper relationships with their SME clients this time of year by talking about their cash flow needs, says small busine...
June 28, 2017
While many brokers may be members of the MFAA or FBAA, there are an increasing number of brokers turning to a third broker association for representation. Annie Kane finds out m...
June 28, 2017

Some brokers only look at rate. Others look for a solution. Find out why short-term business lending is the perfect addition to your current offering.

June 27, 2017

Increasing bank regulation is presenting significant opportunities for the alternative credit sector, according to a Sydney-based investment manager.

June 23, 2017
In a note to brokers this week, the major bank revealed that handwritten applications will be scrapped in favour of a ‘click and drag’ process to upload all loan documents....
June 22, 2017
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