Breaking news

  • RBA decision: Rates up by 25bps by BN

    The RBA has today raised rates for the first time since March last year, pushing up the cash rate by 25bps to 3.25%

  • Loan Market: RBA moved too soon by BN

    Loan Market Group has slammed the RBA for lifting interest rates today, saying it has put "a healthy housing market in jeopardy".

  • Banks will stick to RBA rate rises: Norris by BN

    The CEO of the Commonwealth Bank, Ralph Norris, has indicated that the banks will not make a grab for extra margin as official rates begin to rise, The Daily Telegraph reported today.

  • Broker news TV: Jeremy Yuen's tips for success by BN

    Make sure you watch the MPA eMag video interview with Jeremy Yuen, one of the country's most successful loan writers who ranked seventh in MPA's Top 100 brokers list in both 2007 and 2008.

  • ANZ appoints new head of broker distribution by BN

    ANZ has appointed Meg Bonighton as the bank's new Head of Broker Distribution.

  • Suncorp parts with LJ Hooker by BN

    The grandson of the founder of Australia's second-largest residential real estate agency is set to sign a $67m deal to buy the company from troubled Brisbane-based lender Suncorp, The Australian reported today.