Insurance books are attracting higher multiples than financial planning client books or loan books as brokers and advisers converge via acquisition.
Barclays insists the bank must pay more to prevent staff being poached by competitors despite a revolt by the bank’s largest shareholders against bigger bonuses.
AFG has defended its operational independence by declaring that shareholder Macquarie Bank has no sway in the aggregator’s business.
ASIC has cancelled Banksia Mortgages Limited's Australian financial services (AFS) licence.
As the UK economy continues to gain strength, Standard Life Investments has warned the central bank against relying too heavily on the macroprudential channel.
Non-bank lender Pepper has issued Australia’s largest sub-prime RMBS transaction since the GFC and its first non-conforming placement in t...
Macquarie Bank has emerged as the most successful non-major lender of the broker-originated home loan space over the past year, according to AFG.
The major banks’ stranglehold on mortgage distribution is stifling competition and locking smaller lenders out of the market, according to Firstpoint director Troy Phillips.
New Zealand’s LVR restrictions are having a major impact on segments of the housing market, according to a local mortgage broker.
Mortgage brokers and financial planners could complement their offering by adding property investment services
As Australia tries to keep pace with a rapidly changing business and social landscape in the wake of COVID-19, Momentum Media is leading the way delivering essential content to our communities, writes Alex Whitlock, director of Mortgage Business.