CAAMP news

  • RMG ad promotes brokers

    RMG Mortgages is another lender stepping to the plate to help promote brokers, placing an ad hawking the benefits of their expert advice in a leading newspaper.

  • Compression challenges industry investment, says national brokerage head

    Vancouver – The ability of Canada’s largest broker networks to lead the way through an increasingly murky market may be challenged by growing "compression," TMG partner Grant Thomas told brokers at the CAAMP Forum Monday.

  • Street simplifies Loyalty program

    Vancouver, B.C. - Mortgage Forum. Street Capital revealed more details about changes to its Loyalty program announced last week, specifically removing any mortgage restrictions tied to trailer fee commissions.

  • CAAMP knew O'Leary Mortgage's plans says exec

    CAAMP knew for weeks that Kevin O'Leary was entering the mortgage business, the head of his new venture told MortgageBrokerNews.ca Friday, at the same time mending fences with mortgage professionals.

  • O'Leary exec on angry brokers: 'I love it'

    Gary Mauris and others characterizing Kevin O’Leary as a direct challenge to the channel may have it right after all, with the president of O’Leary Ventures rejoicing in the “ruffled” feathers of “competitors” – i.e., brokers.

  • Centum reaches out to O'Leary

    At least one broker network has extended an olive branch to Kevin O’Leary, suggesting the Dragon's team has now accepted that overture of goodwill.

  • Lenders on Brokers 2012

    Last month’s issue saw brokers rank and roust their lenders as part of the sixth CMP Brokers on Lenders survey. This month, lenders review and revel in the results

  • Eisner applauds Mauris might & O'Leary exit

    He may be one of the industry’s most ardent supporters of the free market system -- and a former contestant on Dragons’ Den -- but a leading Calgary broker is thanking Gary Mauris for confronting Kevin O’Leary’s “supreme case of bad etiquette.”

  • O'Leary keynote axed

    Brokers have spoken, and now CAAMP has listened, announcing Kevin O'Leary has withdrawn plans to address the Mortgage Forum.

  • DLC nixes sponsorship of O'Leary at CAAMP

    Dominion Lending Centres has jettisoned plans to sponsor Kevin O’Leary’s appearance at CAAMP’s upcoming Mortgage Forum, its president citing the Dragon’s new mortgage business and the direct competition posed to brokers.