Breaking news

  • Don't lose meaning in rush for tech by Adam Smith

    An industry analyst has warned brokers to ensure the rush to provide faster, more efficient service does not eclipse the need to properly educate clients

  • Business booms, as promises pay off by Mackenzie McCarty

    The coalface: For Aaron Giles of Newcastle-based Australian Property Finance, being a broker comes down to delivering on promises and “being nice to people”

  • MFAA heard if not seen: Naylor by Adam Smith

    MFAA chief executive Phil Naylor has assured brokers the group is active in lobbying efforts on behalf of its members, even if those efforts are not always publicised

  • Non-bank prices non-conforming RMBS by BN

    A non-conforming lender has capitalised on $300m worth of local and international demand for exposure to the Australian mortgage sector

  • Only one lender passes on full RBA cut by Adam Smith

    Only one bank has thus far passed on the RBA's 50bp cut in full, with the majors holding back on home loan customers

  • RBA alarmed by weak housing by Adam Smith

    The Reserve Bank has expressed concern that recovery may be some way away for the housing sector