Features

  • ​Shifting the technology focus by BN

    Phil Quin-Conroy, CEO of PLAN Australia, is passionate about technology. He’s particularly interested in the way tech trends are shifting, and the way this could deliver new benefits to brokers. Quin-Conroy is fond of quoting research by Gartner that states that chief marketing officers are now spending more on technology than chief information officers. This, Quin-Conroy says, demonstrates a marked shift in the focus of IT.

  • ​Where next for rates? by Julia Corderoy

    The RBA looks set to remain sidelined for some time, but there’s a growing sentiment that the Bank could make another cut

  • Time the most valuable commodity by Julia Corderoy

    For Scott Hawkanson, principal mortgage consultant at Australian Mortgage Brokers, getting involved in charitable causes is more about time than money.

  • ​A super idea or a super catastrophe? by Julia Corderoy

    Should first home buyers be able to dip into their super for a deposit?

  • ​Commercial lending: The next big opportunity? by Adam Smith

    While the residential market has been red hot of late, commercial has been tipped as the next big opportunity for brokers

  • ​MFAA changes to engage members by Adam Smith

    The MFAA has proposed some radical changes to its leadership structure, and it could hand greater control to brokers