MFAA news

  • Comparison site crackdown: No substitute for brokers by Adam Smith

    The MFAA has praised a proposed ACCC crackdown on comparison sites

  • What you need to know: Positive credit reporting by Calida Smylie

    Changes to positive credit reporting come into play tomorrow, and there is one “trap” brokers need to be wary of, says a senior lawyer.

  • Industry leaders predict future by Calida Smylie

    Can you predict the future of the mortgage industry? Key industry players discussed the issues at a session organised by The Australian Centre for Financial Studies yesterday.

  • Life award for old-timers by AB

    Two industry veterans have been given a life membership by the MFAA to recognise long service.

  • MFAA lauds top brokers by AB

    MFAA held its annual excellence awards on Friday evening in Sydney.

  • High risk LVR lending remains high by Calida Smylie

    More than one third of all loans at the end of last year had a loan to value ratio of greater than 80%, the latest APRA data shows – but does Australia need to follow in NZ's footsteps and reduce lending to risky mortgagees?