Features

  • In the hot seat: Fi Dimos

    In 2019, Fi Dimos founded Bloom Finance, an Edgecliff brokerage servicing clients in Sydney and Canberra. Transferring the skills she gained from a career in reinsurance, Dimos succeeded in winning AFG's Excellence Award just four months later

  • 86 400 deal boosts competition

    Rebecca Schot-Guppy is CEO of peak fintech body FinTech Australia, which represents and supports more than 300 Australian fintech companies. She has welcomed NAB's full acquisition of neobank 86 400 as a watershed moment for the sector

  • Heritage adds over $1bn in retail deposits by Mike Wood

    Australia’s oldest COB posts record assets

  • Most parents underestimate price of kids, says CUA by Mike Wood

    Credit union says first-home ownerships and children more expensive than ever

  • MFAA revives national mortgage managers forum by Antony Field

    Mortgage managers may not be as conspicuous as brokers in the finance industry, but a new forum set up by the MFAA aims to change all that

  • Innovative decision engine fast-tracks road to 'yes' by Antony Field

    Enabling real-time assessment in line with each lender's current product and credit policy, the NextGen.Net platform ApplyOnline provides brokers with accurate loan evaluations and surety for their customers

  • Broker on broker: Kris Menon by Antony Field

    Origin Finance broker Kris Menon shares his thoughts on referral networks, stress, client retention and the year ahead. The Sydney resident has been in the industry for 15 years and was named FBAA Broker of the Year – Independent at the 2020 Australian Mortgage Awards

  • In the hot seat: Deslie Taylor by Antony Field

    Mortgage Choice franchise owner Deslie Taylor decided to become a broker in 2007 after 15 years in banking. The MPA Top 100 broker is based in Ormeau on the Gold Coast