CAAMP comments on proposed spam regs
CAAMP is now responding to new regulations introduced by the government for its anti-spam legislation, calling for tweaks that would better protect the "simple referrals" brokers depend on.
MonCana moves to cover switching costs
There's more than one way to skin a cat and more than one way for lenders to up their appeal for brokers in an increasingly competitive market.
CMP has an app for that, too
CMP magazine is only a download away, and now available on iPad.
Credit union facing renewal fee concerns
A credit union in B.C. is now fielding broker concerns about the “full-commission” renewals of a discontinued program – an offer that was nonetheless in play at the time of funding.
Help for brokers from an unlikely source
A market effectively closed to brokers – developer subdivisions – may indirectly be putting more money into their pockets.
Brokers applauding Marketplace investigation
Brokers are applauding CBC’s Marketplace for its investigation of collateral charges at a major Canadian bank.
Lender maximum buydowns under the microscope
There’s growing debate among some brokers as to whether lenders should remove maximum buy-down restrictions and allow them -- and only them -- to decide just how low to go to retain a client.
Broker Sentiment Poll identifies crossroads
Brokers are increasingly diversifying their product offerings to accommodate a slow market, with today’s launch of the CMP Broker Sentiment Poll set to quantify just how far down that road they’ve travelled.
Brokers, prepare to eat your words?
Doubting Thomases may well have to eat their words, with a number of Invis/Mortgage Intelligence brokers having already won deals through the company's new relationship with a rate site.
'ING brokers,' you have company
ING brokers in Canada meet ING brokers in the UK, now feeling your pain as they learn of their own departing lender.