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  • Bank raises residential mortgage cash by Calida Smylie

    A small bank has raised A$500 million of funding in the residential mortgage-backed securities market, partly due to the success of Australia's residential mortgages.

  • Broker market share surges, could crash through 50% by Adam Smith

    Mortgage brokers have grabbed more market share, with the channel's volume shooting up nearly a quarter.

  • Strong growth despite pressure from majors by Calida Smylie

    Despite "omnipresent competition" from the major lenders, one non-bank lender has reported a strong increase in lending volumes in its six-month profit report

  • Troubled mortgage company granted reprieve – for now by Calida Smylie

    A beleaguered mortgage company has reported a heavy loss in its latest half-yearly report – but has been granted a debt extension by the bank it owes millions

  • Big banks battle it out by AB

    The consumer’s mortgage dollar is being fiercely fought over by banks in what could be the biggest battle in two decades, one industry expert has said.

  • Top holiday investments revealed by AB

    Brokers in holiday hotspots could reap rewards from investor clients, as a new survey has revealed the most popular investment spots for holiday houses.