CIF developing ID code for all industry participants
Unique identifier to be given to “every participant across the entire value chain,” including bankers, aggregators and brokers
RBA accepts banks’ pass through of rate cuts
Minutes provide insight into central bank’s August decision and its plan for the cash rate moving forward
Tipton & Coseley launches two later life products
Tipton & Coseley Building Society has announced the launch of two later life lending mortgage products. The offerings are a 75 per cent...
Comment: Blockchain and the mortgage industry
The blockchain concept was originally developed as an efficient and secure way to manage and register transactions made with cryptocurrencies...
Julian Harris partners with Zephyr Homeloans
Julian Harris Adviser Network has announced a partnership with Zephyr Homeloans. The partnership will see members of Julian Harris provided with...
Matt Lowndes joins MAB
Matt Lowndes will join the Mortgage Advice Bureau after leaving Coreco this July . Lowndes has over 20 years’ experience in the financial...
First-time buyer numbers rise: UK Finance
First-time buyer numbers were up in London, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales during the second quarter, the latest figures from UK Finance...
Government releases “ambitious” legislative timeline
Best interest duty coming in next six months, with all royal commission recommendations implemented before end of 2020
Auction clearance rate reaches two-year high
Strong results in Sydney and Melbourne help market pass notable benchmark
Taxes and regulatory costs driving mortgages up
Economist calls for reform after research shows 10% of all government revenue is raised from taxes on housing
Lender launches offer for Aussie expats
Limited time rate reductions of up to 70bps a response to widespread turmoil happening abroad
Oracle launches open banking platform for lenders
Oracle Financial Services has launched an open banking platform which offers 200 APIs. Enterprise Originations is aimed at UK banks and building...