AB issue 13.16

by 22 Aug 2016
COVER: Garry Driscoll 
If you’re not outsourcing back-office staff in your business yet, now is the time to do so, according to Boutique Outsource Solutions CEO Garry Driscoll. He tells Australian Broker why he started a business in Manila dedicated to just that, and why outsourcing is a no-brainer for brokerages

Industry spotlight: Boosting business 
Four commercial finance heavyweights reveal situations that required a savvy product solution, and explain how the commercial market is ripe with opportunity

Tech focus: Fintechs prove themselves to banks 
A global survey reveals that banks worldwide are keen to join forces with fintechs, with most expecting to be working with new digital partners in the next couple of years

Market wrap: Mixed views on housing market 
CoreLogic’s survey reveals that while two thirds of Aussies think it's a good time to purchase property, just as many believe the market is vulnerable to a significant correction

Analysis: Battle of the generations 
Australian Broker investigates the dwindling number of young first home buyers and whether Generation Y do, in fact, have it harder than any generation before them

Best practice: Amp up your impact 
James McCracken from The Successful Adviser discusses the attitude shift that can help brokers increase their impact, influence and settlement volumes

Commercial: Franchise launches asset finance
Major mortgage franchise Mortgage Choice has announced a new offering to include a branded asset finance product