Opinion

  • 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

  • Can your staff refuse to return to work?

    As Australia moves to 'new normal', it's important brokers decide their strategy regarding employees returning to the office

  • Commercial lending still going strong

    Just because COVID is being felt by the commercial property market doesn't mean brokers should consider it a dead prospect

  • Property buyers retreat - but for how long?

    There’s no way to predict just how deeply the property market will be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. At a time when property buyers are stepping back from the market, how can brokers continue to write loans and support their customers?

  • Regulating the private sector by

    Dallett finance broker David Collett examines the implications of trail reforms in NSW

  • China’s new (financial) year by Contributor

    Carrie Law CEO and director at Juwai.com explains why 2018 will bring a new era for Chinese investment

  • Are you ok? by

    Ahead of R U OK? day on 13 September, FBAA executive director Peter White explains how brokers can look out for each other

  • A motto for life by AB

    Owen Joyce, chief commercial officer at CashDeck explains why brokers need to change their tune

  • The real impact of alt lending by AB

    As non-banks and alt-lenders inch towards a greater market share, they pave the way for a customer-centric banking model writes Parth Pandya, CTO at Technobrain Solutions

  • The rise of the ethical borrower by AB

    Across Australia, demand for ethical banking has increased four-fold in three years. Mark Middleton, head of third party distribution at Teachers Mutual, explains why