Brokers across Australia prepare for BID this week

Finance and mortgage brokers across the country will be taking part in a series of important training days this week as the industry counts down to January 1, 2021 when the Best Interests Duty (BID) will come into force. From Wednesday October 21 to Tuesday October 27...

Industry Legend Offers Insight into the Future of Broking

An internationally recognised financial services executive has given an insight into how Australia’s mortgage industry may look after further regulatory reform and the likely impact this will have on brokers and lenders. Steve Weston, who until recently was the CEO of...

FBAA Slams Media Report of Excessive Broker Commissions

The Finance Brokers Association of Australia (FBAA) says a report of excessive remuneration being paid to brokers is way off the mark and damaging to the industry during this sensitive period of regulatory reform into commissions. Columnist Tony Boyd – who has written...

FBAA National Tour Attracts Industry-Best Speakers

Continuing financial education is crucial for brokers and there is no better way to assist in personal development than by attending the FBAA’s 2016 National Tour, open to all finance brokers around Australia. Starting in Brisbane in late May, this year’s theme is...