Better Business 2018 Sponsors










With numerous home loan awards under our belt, you can feel confident that ASB have some of the best home loan products in the market. We have years of lending experience and have been supporting brokers to offer exceptional customer service for over 20 years. We’re proud to be a supporter of Mortgage Brokers.










RESIMAC Home Loans is an established non-bank lender committed to providing a range of lending solutions to New Zealand home owners and investors. Our team is focused on finding ways to help our mortgage advisers and customers achieve their goals and creating an outstanding customer experience. Our broad range of home loans suit a variety of borrowers, from some of the most competitively priced on the market, to options for borrowers having difficulty getting a home loan. Supported by our parent company RESIMAC Limited, the largest Non-Bank Lender in Australia.



ASAP Finance is one of New Zealand’s leading private lenders offering first mortgage finance on residential and commercial properties.

Since 2004, we have been partnering with investors, developers and home builders to provide innovative and competitive property funding solutions.

Our unique team combines in-depth industry knowledge with practical development experience to cater to all aspects of your funding requirements.

In addition to first mortgage lending, ASAP Finance offers value-add development finance services such as pre-sale underwriting and joint venture opportunities. Since inception, we are proud to have facilitated over $2 billion in funding for our clients nation-wide.


Avanti are a privately owned NZ company with over 25 years’ experience in providing specialised financial solutions for clients who do not meet main bank/lender guidelines/criteria. Our solutions range from $1,000 to $2 million+ and can be used for both business and personal use, secured by residential property (Caveat, 2nd, and 1st mortgages), motor vehicles, and commercial property considered on a case by case basis.

We have developed products that enable your clients to maintain their main bank relationship for the majority of their lending, while still having the flexibility to resolve financial hurdles that can occur from time to time, when their main bank lender has said NO. Alternatively, we also have a broad range of 1st mortgage solutions, both short to medium term asset loans, and long term 1st mortgages.

Avanti’s mantra is to be the “first second choice” for advisers and borrowers across a broad range of lending product.









Cressida Capital

Established in 2003, Cressida Capital is a specialist non-bank lender with strong ties to the New Zealand Adviser community.

We fund commercial and residential property up to an LVR of 75% and are focused on delivering effective funding solutions at market leading rates with minimal conditions. 

Typical requirements include working capital release, bridging finance, debt consolidation, construction, and property development funding. We also lend to clients who don’t meet traditional bank criteria such as property investors, developers, recent immigrants, non-resident borrowers, and those who are self-employed or have impaired credit.

To assist with cash flow and servicing requirements interest may be capitalised to the loan account with loan terms usually ranging from 3 - 12 months, although 36 months in certain situations. 

For assistance with your next non bank proposal please contact Marty Shepherd 021 715 200 or Bruce McGhie 021 912 006 or Warren Law 021 483 666.

First Mortgage Trust

First Mortgage Trust (FMT) is New Zealand's largest non-bank first mortgage lender which has been operating for over 22 years. Our loan profile covers residential, commercial, industrial, and rural properties located throughout NZ.

FMT provides development finance, interest only and capitalised options. All broker enquiries welcome. Loans from $150,000 to $15 million with terms from 3 months to 4 years.




As one of the broadest lenders in the market, Liberty provides industry leading products and solutions to best meet a diverse range of customers – from prime to those looking for a more customized solution.

Coupled with leading service and support – Liberty is a competitive alternative that offers financial freedom.


Southern Cross Partners 

Southern Cross partners is New Zealand’s largest Peer to Peer provider for 1st mortgage security over property. We are proud to be a gold sponsor of the 2018 TMM conference and look forward to meeting you today.

We have been offering non-bank lending for over 20 years and pride ourselves on our ability to offer a first class service to advisors with a quick turnaround of less than 1 business day from enquiry to offer. Our business is privately owned and began in 1997. Our directors arrived in New Zealand in the late 60’s on the ship named “The Southern Cross” hence the inception of our company name.

Our 3 funding lines mean we don’t run out money for you or your clients. The company philosophy has always been around helping people get through a tough patch in their lives, we believe that “sometimes bad things happen to good people” and we want to be able to help them get back on track with a short term solution, loan terms vary (3 weeks to max currently 3 years). Debt consolidation/IRD/Construction/Bridging etc. 

Our lending  includes all of NZ ,main centres lending up to 75% LVR and reducing into the provinces. Our fees for standard lending is 1% ,development lending on a case by case base. There is no loan enquiry we don’t want to hear about and remember………

“We will when others wont

We do when others don’t”