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SME lender backs $630m takeover bid

A small business financier has encouraged its shareholders to approve a takeover bid worth an estimated $630 million. ...
May 19, 2019

A big four bank has unveiled a proof of concept combining artificial intelligence, blockchain, data analytics and the internet of things to automate business processes.

September 21, 2018
An insolvency specialist is warning business owners to be alert to the risks associated with falling property prices, given the family home is often used as security for busines...
September 21, 2018

OnDeck has announced surpassing $10 billion in small business loans after 11 years in operation.

September 20, 2018

The Federal Parliament has passed legislation designed to extend the $20,000 instant asset write-off for small businesses.

September 14, 2018

Moody’s has provided top provisional ratings to $313.13 million of RedZed’s first residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) issue of 2018.

September 14, 2018

Former Treasury secretary John Fraser will join the board of an SME lender that is currently seeking authorisation to label itself a bank.

September 14, 2018

Business confidence plunged to a two-year low in August, despite stabilising conditions, according to a major bank survey.

September 14, 2018

A new small business guide to borrowing from fintech lenders has been published by the ASBFEO.

September 14, 2018
The growth aspirations of small business owners are being stifled by the difficulties they face when seeking to obtain funding to access capital, new research has revealed. ...
September 07, 2018

Now could be a good time for SMEs with SMSFs to acquire their business premises, a commercial lender has suggested.

September 07, 2018
Small businesses that have purchased assets since 1 July this year could be in for a rude shock, with parliamentary inaction meaning the extension to the asset write-off still a...
September 07, 2018

A leaked pre-election plan from the federal government shows that tax cuts for SMEs are set to be fast-tracked by four years, which will come with a hefty price tag.

September 07, 2018

Australian small businesses have reported losses of more than $2.3 million to scams this year, according to the national competition watchdog.

August 31, 2018
“We will be behind you every step of the way,” Senator Michaelia Cash has said in her first speech after being appointed Minister for Small Business, Skills and Vocational E...
August 31, 2018
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