Brokers on Non-majors 2014
For the second year, Australian Broker has run its Brokers on Non-majors survey, polling brokers on all aspects of the non-major lenders’ service proposition. The results saw some new lenders moving into leading positions, but one thing remained unchanged: for the second year in a row, Macquarie ran away with the competition
Time the most valuable commodity
For Scott Hawkanson, principal mortgage consultant at Australian Mortgage Brokers, getting involved in charitable causes is more about time than money.
MFAA changes to engage members
The MFAA has proposed some radical changes to its leadership structure, and it could hand greater control to brokers
Sam White: A Franchise With a Difference
Loan Market chairman Sam White says the company’s move to a franchise model was about empowering brokers, not restricting them
Do enforceable undertakings actually work?
When ASIC takes big institutions to task, it usually uses enforceable undertakings. Henry Davis York partner Lucinda McCann examines whether EUs are making a difference
An angel in her community
Simone Ryan looks to give back to families experiencing significant hardship