John Flavell news

  • Industry welcomes review of bank commissions by Julia Corderoy

    The banking and mortgage industries have welcomed the independent review of commissions and payments made to bank staff, saying it will build trust and increase transparency

  • Investment lending back on the rise by Julia Corderoy

    Housing finance increased in May driven by a spike in investment lending, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics

  • RBA announces cash rate call by Julia Corderoy

    The Reserve Bank of Australia has left the official cash rate on hold at 1.75%, for the second consecutive month

  • Demand for fixed rates on the decline by Julia Corderoy

    Demand for fixed rate home loans has dropped amid speculation of a further cash rate cut, which will take the official interest rate below 1.75%

  • Ease up, APRA? by Julia Corderoy

    As annual growth in investment lending slides, Australian Broker investigates whether APRA should reassess its 10% annual growth limit

  • 2016 federal budget round-up by Julia Corderoy

    The Federal Budget has been announced and the industry has weighed in. So what does the new budget mean for brokers, their clients and the market in 2016?