Westpac is confident that home building approvals will remain at historically high levels despite predictions of a retracement in the coming months.
Third-party heavyweight Steven Heavey has been hired to fill the newly-created position of general manager of strategy at mortgage aggregator Connective.
Mortgage Choice’s outgoing boss has revealed that he has already been headhunted as he searches for his next leadership position.
Accountants and consumers have joined mortgage brokers in opposing the Financial System Inquiry’s attack on SMSF borrowing.
Centrepoint Alliance has announced the appointment of finance veteran John Cowan as its new chief financial officer.
Non-bank lending has fallen to its lowest levels in nine years and is now almost 19 per cent below its pre-GFC peak.
Commonwealth Bank has bucked the trend by forecasting that the Reserve Bank of Australia is unlikely to cut interest rates in 2015.
The corporate regulator has released details of its surveillance of vertically-integrated wealth managers, revealing it is on the lookout for mis-selling and advice failures.
Industry veteran Kym Dalton has raised concerns that APRA may have a hidden agenda that is unfavourable towards brokers as the regulator loo...
ASIC has found flaws at a business it decided to investigate after the firm hired ex-representatives of a failed financial planner.