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  • Non-bank lender slashes fees and ups commission by Caroline Dann

    One non-bank lender has slashed its ‘get-in’ fees and increased broker commission in an effort to “radically” overhaul its structure and gain a competitive edge, it claims

  • Two majors snatch biggest mortgage share by Caroline Dann

    Despite an increasingly competitive market between the majors and second-tiers, two of the big four have snared the biggest market share in Australia, according to APRA

  • Poll: Will you be encouraging your clients to fix? by Caroline Dann

    With so many cuts to majors' and second-tiers' fixed rates lately, will you be encouraging your clients to lock in a fixed rate? Have your say now

  • Kiwi-sourced funds 'denied' SMSF transfer by WP

    SMSFs will be put at a ‘severe disadvantage’ if a proposed exclusion of New Zealand-sourced retirement funds into Australian SMSFs goes ahead, argues the SPAA

  • Comparison sites: friend or foe? by Trevor Treharne

    In this exclusive interview with the MD of a major comparison site, our sister publication Insurance Business discovers just how traditional brokers fit into the online picture

  • Social media can solve insurance issues by

    Not a fan of social media? It's more valuable to insurance and mortgage brokers than you may think, at least according to these researchers