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Funding property development in Australia - Where to now?

Date: March 2018
Author: Peter Faludi

Source: Australia and New Zealand Property Journal prepared by the Australian Property Institute (March 2018 edition).

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Dipping toes into alternatives as hedges

Given that retirees and SMSFs search for conservative or aggressive strategies, alternatives could be a way of hedging bets, the head of a marketplace lender has said...

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Zagga CEO talking business with Alan Kohler

Zagga is a new, alternative investment platform in Australia, connecting wholesale/sophisticated investors with quality, creditworthy borrowers via an online marketplace. Alan has extensive experience in credit, risk management, executive management and investments, having led a number of banks and financial services businesses in South Africa...

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Online lender launches new loan portal

A custom-built introducer portal designed to facilitate fast, real-time processing of loan applications for brokers has been launched by an Australian marketplace lender...

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Selfies are on the rise!

Our recent white paper reveals that self-directed investments are becoming increasingly popular. But how much do self-directed SMSF investors in Australia know about the alternative opportunities available to them? Where can you get more yield without a direct increase in investment risk? And what can be done to lift that level of education?

View CEO, Alan Greenstein's interview with Chloe James of SKy News Business to find out more....

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Australian fintech launches alternative fund

Australian fintech and fully licensed marketplace lender, Zagga has launched its Alternative Growth Fund aimed at wholesale investors, including self-managed super funds (SMSFs), which will target net returns of 6.5 per cent per annum...

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Australian fintech launches alternative fund

Australian fintech and fully licensed marketplace lender, Zagga has launched its Alternative Growth Fund aimed at wholesale investors, including self-managed super funds (SMSFs), which will target net returns of 6.5 per cent per annum...

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Zagga launches alternative growth fund

Marketplace lender Zagga has launched a new fund for wholesale investors in response to investor and borrower demand...

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Complexity increasing broker value

Marketplace lender Zagga has highlighted growing lending complexity as a factor that can enhance the value of proposition of mortgage brokers for consumers, especially those in the sub-prime mortgage space...

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Brokers ‘are working harder than ever’

A new marketplace lender has released a whitepaper highlighting that the complex lending market is leading to brokers “working harder than ever to source the right loans for their clients”...

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Zagga pitches alternative asset class

A new marketplace lender is hoping to turn traditional investing on its head with a pitch to wholesale and sophisticated investors...

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SMSFs must increase debt exposures

A lack of diversification and limited exposure to debt-based products was constraining the portfolios of Australian SMSF trustees....

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Secured marketplace lender launched

Zagga, a peer-to-peer lender formerly known as LendMe in New Zealand, has launched its secured lending platform in Australia...

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Secured Peer To Peer Lender Launches In Australia

Zagga, chaired by former banking executive Peter Clare and led by CEO Alan Greenstein, held a launch party in Sydney recently...

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Standard & Poor's ratings blow to small banks

Could the recent increased cost of funds for 23 domestic financial institutions translate to higher interest rates for borrowers?...

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LendMe First to Offer Secured Peer to Peer Lending

LendMe today announced that it has received its peer to peer licence from the Financial Markets Authority and is...

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Second licensed P2P lender, LendMe, a different animal to Harmoney

New Zealand has a second licensed peer-to-peer (P2P)...

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Home buyers get new online loan option

A newly licensed online lending service is targeting prospective homeowners who have been shut out of...

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