Brokers

Sep
01

P2P lender reaches 2,000 brokers

Peer-to-peer lender RateSetter has accredited 2,000 brokers on its lending platform, amidst a rise in P2P popularity within the general public. Lending volumes through the broker channel, especially in auto and home improvement loans, are doubling every six months, according to the lender’s most recent settlement figures. Across the direct and broker channels, RateSetter has […]

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Aug
23

Broker channel needs to be ‘undercut’, says fintech boss

The founder of an online mortgage marketplace says there is too much “fat” in the home loan value chain and believes there is space for a non-advice model in mortgage distribution. Joust managing director Mark Bevan, who worked at CBA and Westpac before launching the online mortgage bidding platform in 2015, said that Joust is […]

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Aug
21

Fintech launches broker version of ‘Fitbit’

HashChing has introduced a Fitbit-like service which allows brokers to “dig deeper” into analytics, track performance and hold themselves “accountable to customers”. The upgrade is centred on a new performance analytics function that measures each broker’s personal metrics, including the number of reviews, the average response time and success rate. By allowing brokers to track […]

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Jul
25

Search for 2017 Fintech 100 innovators kicks off

Nominations are now open for the 2017 KPMG & H2 Ventures Fintech 100, the annual list designed to recognize leading fintech innovators.   Visit www.fintechinnovators.com by Thursday, 31 August 2017 and nominate your company, or any fintech you think should be considered for the Fintech 100.   The Fintech100, available at www.fintechinnovators.com, is compiled by […]

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Jun
29

Fintech lender branches into broker channel

Fintech lender MoneyMe is in the process of expanding its broker model to bring in greater loan volumes for its personal lending products. In an interview with Australian Broker, MoneyMe CEO Clayton Howes, said that brokers present a particularly strong channel proposition which he hoped could be leveraged to reach a mass audience. “We look […]

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May
17

Fintech to help consumers be their own broker

A new platform is soon to be launched that uses technology instead of a mortgage broker to help consumers find the right home loan. The fintech, Hero BroKer, aims to give back to the consumer by giving them access to the complete home loan application process. “By providing the right tools and technology to the […]

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May
11

Aussies getting ‘fleeced’ by major banks, says HashChing

A recent analysis conducted by the online mortgage marketplace has claimed that borrowers with the big four are paying up to $90,000 more than they need to for their home loans. By comparing the fixed and variable rates offered by the big four banks with those available through the HashChing platform, the analysis revealed it […]

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Apr
11

SelfWealth TRADING release mobile trading app

Australia’s only flat fee brokerage solution, SelfWealth TRADING give investors greater accessibility to trade the ASX with the launch of their Trading App. SelfWealth TRADING hit the market in late 2016 with a fixed fee no commission offering and since has grown their client base to approx. 8000 members. SelfWealth TRADING members can trade the […]

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