Mortgage approvals down, but for how long?
Is this sluggish market set to continue – and what can brokers do to assist clients in the interim?
A big deal: Nicola Tucker
Nicola Tucker, director and finance broker at Surf Coast Finance, took on this relatively straightforward commercial finance deal at the beginning of March – and then the pandemic hit
LMI waivers on the chopping block?
While 'low-risk' professional borrowers have traditionally been able to access such waivers, reports they're being withdrawn are gaining traction
Liberty means business
With the first six months of 2020 behind us, we can reflect on lessons learnt and prepare for the future. For John Mohnacheff, group sales manager at Liberty, this means strategising the best possible way to support brokers and their clients this year and beyond
In the hot seat: Paul Herbert
A chance opportunity at a university careers day led Paul Herbert, MyState Bank's head of home lending distribution, into banking. Previously, a career in landscaping beckoned: 'I still crave the creative aspects of seeing something physical from my efforts, so it’s an important outlet for me,' he says
Four distinct stages of recovery
The world will be a different place as it emerges from the COVID-19 crisis, with Australians' work, life and travel permanently changed. Next, we will see a previously unimaginable boost to the transformation of industries and society as we know them