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  • ING Direct follows through on upgrades by

    ING Direct has followed through on its vow to open credit assessor access to its entire broker network, and says it will change broker perceptions about its credit policies

  • Genworth product to back selected FHBs by Ben Abbott

    Mortgage insurer Genworth has flagged new product innovation to drive mortgage growth in a lacklustre credit market, including the imminent release of a 'graduate program' targeting first homebuyers

  • Scott heralds PLAN 'new direction' by Ben Abbott

    PLAN Australia CEO Trevor Scott has declared he now has the right team, business structure and plan in place to reinvigorate PLAN's offering

  • RBA has 'fascination' with November moves by Ben Abbott

    A leading economist has told PLAN Australia brokers the RBA is most likely to cut rates when its board meets tomorrow

  • ABA slams Greens bank tax proposal by Adam Smith

    The Australian Bankers' Association has slammed a Greens proposal to exclude banks from corporate tax breaks

  • Borrowers unwittingly damaging credit history by Adam Smith

    Some borrowers are unwittingly damaging their mortgage repayment history due to a "mismatch in timings", Smartline has claimed