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  • Would the ACCC have taken the banks to task?

    Would the ACCC have taken the banks to task?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to Former ACCC Chairman Alan Fels who says the ACCC would’ve been a more effective cop on the beat when it comes to punishing banks, and calls to strengthen ASIC has been around since the 1990’s Introduction: Would the ACCC have taken the banks to task? Ross Greenwood: I want to take you […]Read More »
  • Why are banks raising their interest rates?

    Why are banks raising their interest rates?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to the boss of the ANZ (ASX:ANZ), Shayne Elliot, after the bank lifted their rate by 0.16 per cent. Introduction: Why are banks raising their interest rates? Ross Greenwood: From one banking issue to another. Let’s now go to the two big banks, the Commonwealth Bank and ANZ today raising their mortgage rates. […]Read More »
  • What are the dangers behind Reverse Mortgages?

    What are the dangers behind Reverse Mortgages?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to ASIC’s senior executive for deposit-takers, credit and insurance Michael Saadat after the watchdog issued a warning that reverse mortgages will rise as the aging population increases, and it could put consumers at risk of being unable to meet their long-term needs. Introduction:  What are the dangers behind Reverse Mortgages? Ross Greenwood:  Great to have […]Read More »
  • Why has Westpac raised interest rates?

    Why has Westpac raised interest rates?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to Westpac’s (ASX:WBC) CEO Brian Hartzer after the bank raises interest rates on all variable home loans due to rising wholesale funding costs Introduction: Why has Westpac raised interest rates? Ross Greenwood:  Great to have your company here on Money News right around the country. As we told you at the top of the program, […]Read More »
  • Why do the Greens want to break up the banks?

    Why do the Greens want to break up the banks?

    Ross Greenwood speaks to Greens financial spokesperson Senator Peter Whish-Wilson after they announce a new policy which would see Financial institutions forced to split up their business and perform only one of four key functions under a radical policy Introduction: Why do the Greens want to break up the banks? Ross Greenwood: Yes, welcome back to Money News […]Read More »

List of FAQ “Mortgage and Banking” questions with links to articles and industry experts giving you an explanation. Listen Read Watch Ross Greenwood interviews

ANZ might have posted billions in profit, but is it as it all seems? Interview with Shayne Elliot, ANZ, CEO
Are banks giving riskier loans? Titled: 9News: Are banks giving riskier loans?
Are we headed for a Royal Commission into Banks? Interview with John Wacka Williams, Senator
Can Australia hold its AAA credit rating? Interview with Craig Michaels, Standard & Poors
CBA CEO- Should he stay or Should he go? Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
Could the RBA hike rates eight times in the next two years? Interview with John Edwards, Non resident Fellow at the Lowy Institute
Could there be a bank levy? Interview with Martin North, Digital Financial Analytics
Did the Commonwealth Bank CEO survive his grilling? Interview with David Coleman, Chair of the House of Reps Standing Committee on Economics
Do the employment numbers point to an improving economy? Interview with Andrew Ticehurst,   Nomura Australia rate strategist
Do you trust your bank? Interview with George Frazis, CEO, Westpac Consumer Bank (ASX:WBC)
Has Australia’s housing market peaked? Interview with Scott Haslem, Group Economist UBS
How do Bank chiefs stand under pressure? Interview with Scott Buchholz, Secretary on the Coalition Backbench Committee on Economics and Finance
How do you expect that to aid or hinder Interview with John Key, Former New Zealand Prime Minister
How do you go about complying with the Austrac Interview with Michael Cameron, CEO of Suncorp
How do you improve affordability Interview with Saul Eslake, Vice Chancellor and Fellow at University of Tasmania
How do you make a decision when the economist Interview with Paul Dales, Chief Economist, ANZ
How do you reconcile that with the kid who was working for his mum Interview with John Symond, Executive Chairman and Founder of Aussie Home Loans
How do you say that it’s double taxation Interview with Brian Hartzer, CEO Westpac
How is the global economy looking? Adrian Cooper Oxford Econ Titled: How is the global economy looking? Adrian Cooper Oxford Economics
How long CEO Ian Narev can hang onto his job Titled: Money Minute – August 7 2017 CommBank Defence
How long had you been planning the bank levy Interview with Scott Morrison, Treasurer
How much cash does the Premier of New South Wales carry Interview with Gladys Berejiklian, Premier NSW
How much of a steal Bank West was Interview with Michael West, michaelwest.com.au
How much of that you can do Interview with John Daley, CEO of the Grattan Institute
How much the average house price in Sydney Titled: 9News: ASIC goes after “interest only” loans
How much those households are actually spending Interview with Peter Kell, Deputy Chairman, ASIC
How much you spend each month Interview with Chris Chamberlain, Australian Business Traveller.
How to do it by 2020 Interview with Scott Morrison, Treasurer
How to generate it whether you need lower interest rates Interview with Paul Dales, Chief Australian and New Zealand economist for Capital Economics
How to get budgets back into balance Interview with John Key, Former New Zealand Prime Minister
How to get that money back Titled: A solution to the penalty rates problem
How to nail down the details and that didn’t happen. Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
How to react to the levy Interview with Peter King, Chief Financial Officer Westpac
How to vote Interview with Brian Johnson, Banking Analyst, CLSA
How will banks look in the future? Interview with Martin North, Digital Financial Analytics
Is Australia headed for a recession? ANZ Felicity Emmett Interview with Felicity Emmett, Senior Economist, ANZ
Was the ATM fee removal just a PR stunt? Interview with Martin North, Digital Financial Analytics
What are the insurance implications when your home is standard at sea? Interview with Charles Gow Gates
What are the key factors for causing this deterioration Interview with Helena Chang, Vice President, Moody’s Investors Services
What are the key points Interview with Robert Rennie, Chief Currency Strategist, Westpac
What are you doing to fix it Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
What are you going to do Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
What are you talking about here is the stamp duty Interview with Dominic Perrottet, NSW Treasurer
What can state governments do Interview with John Daley, CEO of the Grattan Institute
What can they actually afford Interview with Peter Kell, Deputy Chairman, ASIC
What do you find in the top three Interview with Dr Nicola Powell, Domain Group
What do you make of the rating between the private sector and the public Interview with Paul Dales, Chief Australian and New Zealand economist for Capital Economics
What do you think the chances Interview with Alan Oster, Chief Economist NAB
What does alter is your right for New Zealanders are living Australia Interview with John Key, Former New Zealand Prime Minister
What does it say about us Titled: Money Minute – June 28 2017 “Census Snapshot”
What does it say that line in the sand that they have drawn Interview with Scott Morrison, Treasurer
What does seem to be anti-social behaviour inside of bank Titled: Bank executives to be held accountable
What does the data tell us Interview with David Coleman, Chair of the House Standing Committee on Economics
What happens across the rest of the industry Interview with Michael Cameron, CEO of Suncorp
What happens if there’s any sort of, if you like slippage Interview with Scott Morrison, Treasurer
What happens in the Australian housing market Interview with Lindsay David, Founder, LF Economics
What happens in the future as well Interview with Alan Oster, Chief Economist NAB
What happens is if you suddenly find yourself with a massive mortgage Titled: 9News: Housing Market overcooking as interest rates rise
What happens is they start to raise rates Interview with Helena Chang, Vice President, Moody’s Investors Services
What happens to this money Interview with Kate Carnell, Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman
What happens when you don’t have profitable Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
What happens with superannuation Interview with Saul Eslake, Vice Chancellor and Fellow at University of Tasmania
What happens with the credit rating Interview with Marie Diron, Moody’s Investor Service
What happens with them and other industries Interview with Anna Bligh, CEO Australian Bankers Association
What if a hard working person reasonably wants to get into the housing market Interview with Gladys Berejiklian, Premier NSW
What is a pretty miserable record Interview with Anna Bligh, CEO Australian Bankers Association
What is a very large stock of external debt Interview with Craig Michaels, Standard & Poors
What is driving the deterioration is housing prices Interview with Helena Chang, Vice President, Moody’s Investors Services
What is happening is that from 1 July onwards Interview with Louis Christopher, SQM Research
What is now almost a $2.2 trillion part of superannuation Interview with David Whitely, CEO, Industry Super Funds
What is now Aussie Home Loans Interview with John Symond, Executive Chairman and Founder of Aussie Home Loans
What is pushing it higher, specifically right now, do you think Interview with Robert Rennie, Chief Currency Strategist, Westpac
What is the next thing that needs to happen Interview with John Daley, CEO of the Grattan Institute
What is the problem with declining real wages in Australia Interview with Paul Dales, Chief Australian and New Zealand economist for Capital Economics
What is thrown in it in the future? Interview with Scott Morrison, Treasurer
What is, one of the most important areas of our economy Interview with Anna Bligh, CEO Australian Bankers Association
What to do with their houses Interview with Louis Christopher, SQM Research
What type of a levy could this be that the banks are hit with Interview with Martin North, Digital Financial Analytics
What type of fine it would hand out to The Commonwealth Bank Interview with Brian Johnson, Banking Analyst, CLSA
What types of things are based in South Australia Interview with Brian Hartzer, CEO Westpac
What was clear is that many crooks Interview with Brian Johnson, Banking Analyst, CLSA
What was said in Parliament today Interview with Peter King, Chief Financial Officer Westpac
What was taking place Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
What will happen to property prices over the next three years? Interview with Phil White, QBE Lenders Mortgage Insurance, CEO
Where do you leave as you go through your working life Interview with Dr Nicola Powell, Domain Group
Where does it sit right now Interview with Scott Haslem, Group Economist UBS
Where does that sit with you Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
Where does the onus come then on the individual customer Interview with Stephen Sedgwick, Former Australian Public Service
Where does the pressure come from Interview with Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist of HSBC Australia
Where does this really sit right now Interview with Craig Michaels, Standard & Poors
Where is Crookwell in New South Wales Interview with John Symond, Executive Chairman and Founder of Aussie Home Loans
Where today a statement has come out from the bank Interview with Scott Morrison, Treasurer
Who can get a long term lease and so very few tenants Interview with John Daley, CEO of the Grattan Institute
Who cannot afford it.

So let s call the prospective first home buyer mark

Titled: Talk is cheap on housing affordability
Who has been raising awareness about this for a long time Interview with Lindsay David, Founder, LF Economics
Who has great experience as being the former Chair of Telstra Interview with Brian Johnson, Banking Analyst, CLSA
Who has put Liberal donations to Liberal Party from 2013 to 2016 by banks Interview with Anna Bligh, CEO Australian Bankers Association
Who has questioned some of those forecasts, which comes from treasury Interview with Alan Oster, Chief Economist NAB
Who has to deal with that but also has to navigate the controversial bank Interview with Scott Morrison, Treasurer
Who owns a business, runs a business or works in a Interview with Ian Narev, CEO Commonwealth Bank
Who owns a reasonable wage of property in those mi Interview with John Daley, CEO of the Grattan Institute
Why are we so concerned about diversity now Interview with Craig Michaels, Standard & Poors
Why didn’t they tell the fraud squad Interview with Michael West, michaelwest.com.au
Why is inflation remaining weak? Interview with Bill Evans, Chief Economist, Westpac
Why is the Australia dollar rallying? Interview with Robert Rennie, Chief Currency Strategist, Westpac
Why rates won’t move for two years Interview with Bill Evans, Chief Economist, Westpac
Will Australia retain its AAA credit rating? Marie Diron Moo Interview with Marie Diron, Moody’s Investor Service
Will the U.S Fed raise interest rates? Titled: Will the U.S Fed raise interest rates?
Will we see a home loan war? Interview with Andrew Willink, Ratecity.com.au
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