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Bill to boost oversight of contract terms approved

by • 26 Oct 2018
The federal parliament has passed legislation designed to provide ASIC and the ACCC with new investigative powers to...READ MORE
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P2P lender extends loan terms for broker clients

by • 26 Oct 2018
A peer-to-peer lender has announced the launch of two new product features for car loans originated through the broker... READ MORE
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Cabinet mulling policy to improve SME access to finance

by • 26 Oct 2018
The federal government is considering policy that could improve SME access to finance, the Small Business Minister has... READ MORE
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ScoMo’s SME tax cut plan passes final hurdle

by • 19 Oct 2018

The government’s plan to accelerate tax cuts for SMEs by five years has passed Parliament.

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SMEs need brokers in current lending landscape

by • 17 Oct 2018
As residential lending and property price growth stagnate, SMEs will be increasingly turning to finance brokers to help... READ MORE
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Credit managers expecting demand to rise

by • 16 Oct 2018
An increasing number of credit managers are expecting future economic conditions to have a positive impact on their... READ MORE
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Government fast-tracks SME tax cuts

by • 12 Oct 2018
The federal government has announced that it plans to introduce tax relief for small businesses five years... READ MORE
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Sub-par figures drive call for boost in SME efficiency

by Adam Zuchetti • 11 Oct 2018
Efficiency of Australian businesses has fallen below the national median, prompting a call-out to the government to... READ MORE
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Pressures rising in SME sector

by • 10 Oct 2018
Managing finance and cash flow is the most significant pressure point for SMEs, the latest research from Bank of... READ MORE
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1 in 10 SMEs look to alternative lenders following RC

by • 9 Oct 2018
Small business owners are looking to alternative lenders for their finance needs off the back of the royal commission,... READ MORE
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Australia signs international fintech agreements

by • 4 Oct 2018
ASIC has entered into a partnership with the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission and signed an agreement with the... READ MORE
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Non-bank launches products to assist property developers

by • 3 Oct 2018
A non-bank lender has launched products designed to protect property developers from settlement failures and pre-sale... READ MORE
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SME lender launches new chattel mortgage product

by • 1 Oct 2018
OnDeck Australia has launched its first secured business loan, rolling out a new chattel mortgage product for equipment... READ MORE
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ATO one of the largest lenders to SMEs: RBA

by • 28 Sep 2018
Many small businesses delay paying their taxes as a “relatively cheap form of finance”, making the ATO one of the... READ MORE
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Government urged to roll out loan guarantees

by • 26 Sep 2018
The Institute of Public Accountants is calling on the federal government to introduce loan guarantee schemes for SMEs... 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...

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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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