AB issue 10.04

by AB04 Mar 2013

COVER: Sam White

The Loan Market executive chairman discusses the business' recent merger with a prominent New Zealand broker and what Australia can learn its Kiwi neighbours.

 

News: Think twice before lawyering up

A lawfirm has told brokers they need to consider working with ASIC on breaches rather than fighting them.

 

Analysis:

Changes to the Fair Work Act are intended to help families, but could they hurt small businesses like yours?

 

Industry spotlight:

SMSF is a fast growing industry. Experts share how - and why - you should get involved.

 

Opinion:

ASIC commissioner Peter Kell tells the industry how the watchdog will keep its eye on brokers.

 

Market Talk:

There's a lot of finger pointing over the departure of first homebuyers, but an expert looks at who's really to blame