Finance Brokers Association of Australia news

  • Vendor financiers to join broker association by Calida Smylie

    A professional association is targeting vendor financiers across the country to bring them into the finance broker fold, but its CEO said that won't affect the focus on its current membership

  • Associations come out swinging at APRA by Calida Smylie

    The chiefs of both broker associations have attacked APRA's recently-released draft residential mortgage lending guidelines, which could unfairly target brokers

  • Legal warning for broker templates by AB

    Brokers are being warned to be careful before using templates for contracts and other legal documents

  • First home buyers hit hard in Budget by Calida Smylie

    First home saver accounts are to be abolished under the Budget in a move that will hit the already-struggling group hard. Opinion is mixed across the country as to whether the Budget has been too austere

  • Budget cuts could impact mortgage decisions by AB

    The FBAA warns budget cuts may cause the housing market to slow and increase pressure on families with mortgages

  • 'Aggregation lost its way', says association head by Calida Smylie

    Aggregators have lost their way by not supporting brokers who have had their accreditation cancelled without reason, believes professional association head