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  • No more major mergers: Norris by BN

    Having benefited greatly from a merger during the financial crisis, Commonwealth Bank CEO Ralph Norris has declared that the era of major acquisitions for the Big Four is now over

  • Packaged loans offer best deal: CANSTAR CANNEX by BN

    Despite uncertainty over future interest rate rises, those about to buy a home can still take advantage of a rate below 6% if they opt for a package with its discounted home loan.

  • Portfolio Review - why it is vital (step 7 of 8) by BN

    Capital Property Advisory's senior buyers' agent Shannon Koetsveld explains why a regular review of your property portfolio is essential to further success and guides you through the process.

  • RAMS withdraws from broker channel by

    Amid widespread talk of economic recovery, in an unexpected turn RAMS Home Loans has taken the decision today to close its broker distribution channel.

  • BoQ signals desire for Suncorp's equipment finance by BN

    The Bank of Queensland's recent $340m capital raising has bolstered its desire to grow in scale by buying Suncorp's equipment finance loan book.

  • Big four have extra $8.1bn in their pockets by BN

    Having prepared for a worst-case scenario, the major banks suddenly find themselves in the middle of an economic recovery with bad debt write-offs nowhere near what was previously estimated.