Analysis

  • Industry needs to strike a balance with compliance

    Brokers’ compliance responsibilities keep piling up, and yet with industry deliberating over how to proceed with ASIC’s many recommendations, is all this compliance necessary?

  • When foe becomes friend

    In a rare moment, ASIC, APRA and the RBA spoke on the benefits brokers provide consumers, all while UBS' latest report continued to spark outrage

  • If it’s not broken, why fix it? by

    Mortgage brokers tell us what they really think about the recommended proposals in ASIC’s remuneration review

  • Public submissions shed light on ASIC’s rem review proposals by Otiena Ellwand

    They reveal the ongoing friction between banks and brokers, and the industry forum’s daunting task ahead

  • Battle of the generations by Julia Corderoy

    Australian Broker investigates the dwindling number of young first home buyers and whether Generation Y do, in fact, have it harder than any generation before them

  • Brexit: boom or bust? by Julia Corderoy

    Britain has voted to leave the European Union. Now what? Australian Broker investigates what the Brexit means for the global and Australian economies, and how it could affect brokers

  • 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?