AB issue 13.07

by 18 Apr 2016
COVER: Janelle Pearce and Greg Pell
Westpac’s general manager and national head of commercial introducers spoke to Australian Broker about the lender’s strength as a bank focused on specialisation, and the importance of the broker-banker relationship in the growing commercial market

Special report: Fintech: A revolutionary tale
The mortgage industry’s next big disruption

Market talk: Real estate industry needs expert oversight
NSW’s peak real estate body calls for greater industry regulation

Financial services: Surge in loans approved outside serviceability
$2.8bn in home loans slipped through the big banks’ approval stages last quarter

Analysis: Protecting the broker channel
AFG has confronted ASIC’s review of remuneration structures in mortgage broking head-on

Best Practice
George Drury, CEO and founder of Springday, on the necessity of wellbeing programs in the workplace

People: Appealing to the eco-conscious client 
Homeloans recently reached a major eco milestone, planting its 15,000th tree as part of the Carbon Conscious program