Breaking news

  • FBAA launches new awards program by Phil McCarroll

    The FBAA will use this year's national conference as a means to recognise leaders in finance broking, mentoring, mortgages, motor finance and commercial asset finance

  • Economist says apartment market not at risk of "serious stress" by Phil McCarroll

    The risks of significant price falls or large numbers of buyers being unable to settle in the apartment market look to be relatively low according to senior figure at one of Australia’s major banks

  • Supervision key in maintaining financial stability, says RBA by Bloomberg

    RBA Deputy Governor Philip Lowe believes regulators need to strengthen their supervision of financial institutions as well as the regulations they place on them to ensure financial stability

  • Aggregator rolls out new refinancing portal by Phil McCarroll

    An expected spike in the number of people looking to refinance in coming months has resulted in aggregator eChoice rolling out a new online portal for consumers looking to find a better deal on their home loan

  • Top 100 set to beat the $11bn barrier by Phil McCarroll

    MPA Magazine's Top 100 Brokers survey reached a record loan total in 2015 – with two brokers writing $300m+ each – but is expected to go even higher in 2016

  • Borrowers failing to understand basic home loan features by Phil McCarroll

    Brokers may be well served by offering some education to borrowers, with the results of new survey showing a large proportion of Australians don't understand key home loan features