Features

  • Bank capital raising is not over: APRA by Julia Corderoy

    The banking regulator has warned Australia’s major banks may have to further increase their capital buffers, despite the extra $18 billion raised in new equity last year

  • Demand for fixed rates on the decline by Julia Corderoy

    Demand for fixed rate home loans has dropped amid speculation of a further cash rate cut, which will take the official interest rate below 1.75%

  • Apartment approvals plummet in May by Julia Corderoy

    The number of new apartments approved for construction has dropped by more than 20% in May, official figures have revealed

  • The business of blockchain by External

    Greg Dickason on the rise of blockchain, and how it will create opportunity for brokers

  • Deanna Ezzy: Keeping it personal by AB

    Deanna Ezzy on the importance of having a mentor, and the challenge of educating clients on new regulation

  • Focused on mortgages by Maya Breen

    The directors of an award-winning boutique brokerage in Melbourne are rejecting the popular idea of a one-stop-shop in favour of focusing on mortgages. Australian Broker finds out why