Liberty Financial

Mike Pero Mortgages names new chief executive officer

He has followed former boss's career trajectory

Major name in NZ finance takes new CEO role

Past roles include time at NZ Home Loans and Liberty

Westpac says no to $10.3 billion demerger, yes to $400m+ loan sale

It’s a divestment strategy with nuances

Liberty Financial bought his brokerage – now he’s preparing an airline for take-off

Mortgage broker, real estate entrepreneur, and now an airline tycoon?

Is mortgage lending becoming more complex?

Liberty Financial CEO Mark Collins discusses the rise of non-bank lending, and the various hurdles that clients face in securing a mortgage.

Get the right people in the business

Liberty Financial’s CEO on who inspires him and what he’d do if he was the Prime Minister for a day

Non-banks thriving in tighter lending landscape

Although the easy money may be gone for borrowers, it’s good business for the non-bank sector but may be more than they can handle

More business for non-banks as investor lending rules tighten

Non-bank lenders expect a boost in business as property investors look outside the box as banks adhere to the Reserve Bank’s newly proposed LVR restrictions.

BDM in the spotlight: Jack Patel

This week's Liberty Financial BDM has been in the industry for 14 years.

Non-bank’s growth looks bright

A non-bank hints at a new product in the works and details its plans to capture more business finding its way to specialist lenders as the majors tighten their lending criteria.