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What rising interest rates mean for falling house prices

What rising interest rates mean for falling house prices

With the RBA raising the Cash Rate this month for the first time in 11 years and inflation marking its highest reading since the early 2000’s, everyone is talking about how far house prices will fall.

2022 Annual General Meeting

2022 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of MA Financial Group Limited will be held at our new premises on Thursday, 5 May 2022

Sydney FC announce Champions League Squad

Sydney FC announce Champions League Squad

 

We are delighted to support Sydney FC as Principal Partner for the 2022 AFC Champions League, set to kick off in Vietnam on Sunday 17 April.

Sydney FC have included ten young Academy players in a 34-man AFC Champions League 2022 squad.

Three of Sydney FC’s matches will take place at 9pm AEST and the other three will kick off at midnight AEST.

 

What does the future hold for the buy now, pay later sector?

What does the future hold for the buy now, pay later sector?

 

Since the announcement of the Afterpay-Square merger, investors in the buy now, pay later sector have continued to be pummelled with share prices down ~65%. 

Tom Ng, Managing Director and FinTech expert in our Corporate Advisory team shares his views on the future of the space, key strategies for smaller players and the parallels to a game of chess. 

 

Sydney FC Sign Partnership with MA Financial

Sydney FC Sign Partnership with MA Financial

We are proud to sign as official 2022 partner of The Asian Football Confederation Champions League, sponsoring Sydney FC.
 
A huge congratulations to the team who cruised into the Group Stage of the League last night, after a 5-0 win over Kaya F.C.–Iloilo from the Philippines at Jubilee Stadium.
 
We’re excited to support Sydney FC as they fly to Ho Chi Minh City where they’ll play six games against Korean club Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors, Japanese side Yokohama F. Marinos and Hoang Anh Gia Lai from Vietnam. The Group Stage runs from 16 April to 1 May, and you can watch the games on 10play.

Acquisition of remaining 52.5% interest in MKM

Acquisition of remaining 52.5% interest in MKM

We are thrilled to accelerate our growth into Australia’s $2 trillion residential mortgage market by acquiring the remainder of home loan provider, MKM.

Ready to capitalise on the world's second largest economy?

Ready to capitalise on the world's second largest economy?

Long gone are the days of viewing China as a low-cost manufacturing hub. Its evolution is creating opportunities for astute equities investors ready to capitalise on the world’s second largest economy. 

 

MA Financial reports Record Full Year Financial Result

MA Financial reports Record Full Year Financial Result

We are pleased to announce our 2021 Full Year result 

Why pubs are a (liquid) gold investment

Why pubs are a (liquid) gold investment

 

In 2021, a record $2 billion of pub assets traded in Australia. In our latest insight we explain the key underlying fundamentals supporting our conviction in pubs being a (liquid) gold investment – even in a COVID-19 world.

 

Acquisition of Hotel Brunswick, Brunswick Heads NSW

Acquisition of Hotel Brunswick, Brunswick Heads NSW

Hotel Brunswick, an iconic and historied property that sits on the most prominent corner in Brunswick Heads on the Brunswick River, will be acquired by an investment fund managed by MA Hotel Management.

MA Financial Group announces strategic acquisition of Finsure, upgraded earnings guidance and equity raising

MA Financial Group announces strategic acquisition of Finsure, upgraded earnings guidance and equity raising

MA Financial Group Limited announces it has entered into binding agreements with BNK Banking Corporation Limited to purchase BNK’s mortgage aggregation business, Finsure Holding Pty Ltd and its subsidiaries, for $145.0 million

Inflation: what does it mean for my investment portfolio?

Inflation: what does it mean for my investment portfolio?

After three decades of hibernation, it appears the inflation genie may be out of the bottle. So how can investors build a robust portfolio to help withstand its impact? Managing Director, John Garrett, explains.