Wizard founder: Bank ownership clouds advice
Wizard and Opportune Home Loans founder Paul Ryan has launched a new consumer website, aimed providing consumers with impartial advice
Broker news TV: Peter Bromley on the big issues facing brokers
LJ Hooker Financial Services general manager Peter Bromley breaks down the challenges ahead for the mortgage industry.
FBAA to launch industry 'co-op'
The FBAA is set to launch a new 'co-operative' platform designed to bring onboard a "raft of financial services" for the benefit of members, but which will also be available to the broader market.
Foreign banks lending on UK shores
While foreign banks fled Australian shores due to the GFC, they are returning to the UK due to reduced competition, according to reports
Time ripe for comprehensive credit reporting: ABA
If the National Consumer Credit Protection Bill 2009 will include responsible lending obligations, then according to The Australian Bankers' Association (ABA) more comprehensive credit reporting must be put in place at the same time.
FAST, nMB add credit reports to toolbox
Brokers at aggregators FAST and National Mortgage Brokers (nMB) will be able to check the credit worthiness of their clients prior to submitting a mortgage application, after both signed agreements with credit bureau, Veda Advantage.