Breaking news

  • RBA announces cash rate call by Julia Corderoy

    The Reserve Bank of Australia has left the official cash rate on hold at 1.75%, for the second consecutive month

  • Business lending set to soar, says ING by Julia Corderoy

    Business credit is expected to experience strong demand in the second half of 2016, according to ING Direct

  • Bank capital raising is not over: APRA by Julia Corderoy

    The banking regulator has warned Australia’s major banks may have to further increase their capital buffers, despite the extra $18 billion raised in new equity last year

  • Demand for fixed rates on the decline by Julia Corderoy

    Demand for fixed rate home loans has dropped amid speculation of a further cash rate cut, which will take the official interest rate below 1.75%

  • Apartment approvals plummet in May by Julia Corderoy

    The number of new apartments approved for construction has dropped by more than 20% in May, official figures have revealed

  • Non-major increases maximum loan amounts by AB

    Non-major lender Adelaide Bank has increased the maximum loan size on selected commercial loan products