Cover Story

  • Looking back at 2020

    It has been an incredibly tough 12 months for brokers affected by a pandemic, natural disasters and ongoing regulation. Australian Broker spoke to industry leaders to get their thoughts on 2020 and what lies ahead

  • Brokers share keys to success

    AB sits down with two award-winning Melbourne brokers to discuss how their businesses were able to thrive, even in a struggling economy

  • The regional rundown by AB

    Is working in big cities overrated? Top regional brokers divulge the biggest opportunities and challenges experienced outside the concrete jungle

  • 'We want to be more than just a neobank' by AB

    Australians now have access to a new digital 'smartbank' called 86 400. CEO Robert Bell speaks to Australian Broker about modernising bank technology to help customers take control of their money, why being a 'new' bank is not enough, and the role of brokers in the transition to open banking

  • Simplifying Commercial: Lenders reveal first steps to growth by Victoria Ticha

    Diversifying into commercial doesn’t have to be difficult. Pepper Money’s Malcolm Withers and La Trobe Financial’s Mark Hood discuss their tips for breaking into commercial, the latest market trends, and where to fi nd growth in 2020

  • Time to branch out into commercial by Victoria Ticha

    Brokers are increasingly reaping the rewards of diversifying into SME finance. Cameron Poolman, CEO at OnDeck, Jenny McKay, principal at All Finance QLD, and Brad Crinion, CEO at Platform Finance, discuss how to branch out into commercial lending

  • Primed for change by Victoria Ticha

    Bluestone CEO Campbell Smyth reflects on many milestones group has achieved recently, and looks to what's to come

  • Busting the myths of the housing market by Victoria Ticha

    Australian Broker talks to Martin North and Tim Lawless about whether there really is a housing recovery across Australia, what the latest property market data suggests about housing affordability, and how brokers should communicate this to their clients