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  • Rate cut pays off for second tier by Caroline Dann

    A non-bank claims a spike in loan applications is a direct result of it slashing fixed rates

  • Banned broker: I’m a scapegoat by Caroline Dann

    Banned Sydney broker Athol Halvorsen hits back at fraud allegations from ASIC, telling Australian Broker Online exactly who is to blame

  • Fees do not ‘legitimise’ brokers by Caroline Dann

    An industry figure claims yesterday’s comments on a fee-for-service model is ‘insulting to brokers’, and argues fees are not what make brokers legitimate

  • Brokerage presses on-switch for financial planning by Caroline Dann

    A brokerage has announced its proposed financial planning arm is now up and ready to go, with ‘key partners and suppliers’ confirmed

  • Non-majors grab more market share by Caroline Dann

    New research reveals non-major market share of the broker channel has increased significantly, as more and more brokers turn their backs on the Big Four

  • ASIC ban for prominent broker by Adam Smith

    A prominent Sydney broker has copped an ASIC ban for providing false and misleading statements on loan applications