Finance in focus: Men are riskier investors
New data suggests men are more risk tolerant investors than women, but the company behind the data has urged advisers to objectively measure risk tolerance for all clients
AB Social: The side effects of APRA's moves
This week on Australian Broker’s exclusive LinkedIn group, we posed the question: should non-property investments be excluded from APRA’s crackdown in investment lending?
Brokers’ voices being heard: Aggregators hail NextGen.Net technology workshop
“There are times when it works in our favour to collaborate,” said Aussie Home Loan’s Head of Projects, Richard Hilliard reflecting on the recent NextGen.Net instigated Broker ‘Executive Technology Workshop’.
Non-major cuts fixed rate by 40bps
A non-major lender has announced a 40 basis point cut to one of its fixed home loan rates, the lowest rate the bank has ever offered
Interest rates need to be raised, says broker association
The chief executive of a broker association has said that while low interest rates are favourable, they need to be raised to maintain balance
Housing market not at risk of significant price fall, says analyst
Australian house prices will drop, according to a non-major bank, but the market is not at risk of a significant downfall