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30th Sep 2020
The COVID State Lockdown and Mortgage Deferral Correlation

Queensland hardest hit in first wave lockdown with 9 of top 10 Mortgage Deferral hotspots.

2nd Aug 2019
One in 10 consumers looking for credit in the next three months

The Equifax Australian Consumer Credit Pulse 2019 report reveals areas of greatest opportunity among credit active consumers

SYDNEY, Wednesday, 31st July 2019 – More than 4.4 million applications for consumer credit are expected in the next six months, according to new research and analysis from Equifax, the global data, analytics and technology company and leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand.

10th Jun 2019
Equifax partners with Basiq to help lenders meet Responsible Lending guidelines

The move to use of Open Data accelerates

SYDNEY, Tuesday, 11 June 2019 – Equifax, the data analytics company and leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand, has today announced a national distribution and partnership agreement with Basiq, to help prepare the industry for Open Data.

3rd Dec 2018
Consumers better off with CCR, but young Aussies are still struggling to get ahead (Business)

New opportunities emerge for lenders as consumers benefit from comprehensive credit reporting, reveals the 2018 Equifax Australian Credit Scorecard

16th Oct 2018
Credit managers increasingly positive, but pressure points remain

Demand for trade credit is growing but competition is fierce, according to the 2018 National Credit Managers Survey from Equifax

13th Aug 2018
Solar leads alternative energy take-up in Victoria

New research from Equifax indicates Victorians are highly receptive to conversion to solar power, battery storage and electric cars.

16th Apr 2018
Demand for new Alternative Finance more than doubles

SYDNEY, Monday, 16 April 2018 – Demand for new alternative finance increased 130 per cent in H2 2017[1], compared with the same period the previous year, according to newly released data from Equifax, the global information solutions company and the leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand.

10th Apr 2018
Insolvencies on the decline, but pockets of risk remain

SYDNEY, Tuesday 10 April, 2018 – The number of Australian companies entering external administration (ex-ad) decreased by 20 per cent year-on-year in Q4 2017, but there are still pockets of concern according to newly released data from Equifax, the global information solutions company and the leading provider of credit information and analysis in Australia and New Zealand.

4th Apr 2018
SMEs riskiest after four years in business

Small and Medium Enterprises urged to keep a closer eye on finances as they approach their four-year milestone.

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