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  • Industry still a 'bastion of male dominance' by Mackenzie McCarty

    The financial services industry is still disappointing its participants when it comes to active efforts at gender diversity, according to a new survey

  • Banker phone scam bamboozles customers by Mackenzie McCarty

    The peak banking association the Australian Banker's Association has been caught in the middle of a phone scam that has resulted in at least 25 people receiving fraudulent phone calls asking for money

  • Equity release association honoured by Mackenzie McCarty

    A Sydney-based association has been awarded for its policy stance on seniors' equity release options at a ceremony in Victoria

  • SMSF warning: ATO zeros in on property borrowing by Mackenzie McCarty

    The Australian Taxation Office has issued a strong warning to trustees of SMSFs that they should get 'reliable, independent' advice or risk incurring the ire of ASIC and suffering painful financial consequences

  • Brokers split over FHOG reduction 'blow' by Mackenzie McCarty

    South Australian brokers are at odds over what impact the reductions in government FHOG payouts will have on the housing market

  • Buyer interest in NRAS properties on the rise by Mackenzie McCarty

    One broker has seen the National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) become a hit with his urban investment clients