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Finalists in the Women in Finance Awards 2018.

The Women in Finance Awards, presented by Momentum Media together with principal partner NAB, aims to highlight the outstanding work of women within financial services and put them on a national stage to support the continuing growth and development of women in the financial arena. The finalists for all 27 awards, which recognise individual and group [...]

By |2019-02-05T15:52:36+00:00August 13th, 2018|Media, News|0 Comments

Industry stars gather at awards night

Finance brokers and organisations attended an awards night last week to celebrate the industry's best. The Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia's (MFAA) National Excellence Awards was held at the Crown in Melbourne on Thursday 26 July. The industry association also chose to award three key industry leaders with Life Member status in recognition of their [...]

By |2018-08-13T11:57:02+00:00August 13th, 2018|Media, News|0 Comments

Broker recognised for community initiative

A broker-led initiative to improve the life skills and financial literacy of Australian high school students has been recognised with a top national honour. It's co-developer and finance broker now hopes the recognition will result in further expansion and government support. Founder and principal of AstuteAbility Finance Group, Mhairi MacLeod collected the Community Champion Award at last week's Mortgage [...]

By |2019-02-05T15:52:36+00:00August 13th, 2018|Media, News|0 Comments

Astute Ability Finance Group among Australia’s best businesses

Astute Ability Finance Group has been shortlisted as a finalist to win in the Best Community Engagement Program and Best Customer Service categories at the 2018 Better Business Awards, partnered by NAB and hosted by The Adviser, a leading publication for Australian mortgage and finance brokers. In 2017, Mhairi MacLeod JP, Principal of Astute Ability [...]

By |2018-02-06T16:33:50+00:00February 6th, 2018|Media, News|0 Comments

Why Workplace Equality Isn’t Just About Women

  Have you noticed the changes happening in the workplace? The gap between men and women is closing. And it’s a hot topic among women in my industry. One that truly excites me. With decades of highs, lows and triumphs behind us, I believe that it’s time to take stock of the here and now. [...]

By |2019-02-05T15:52:37+00:00December 19th, 2017|Media, News|0 Comments

Young Entrepreneurs Program endorsed by The International Football & Tennis School

  Let’s face it. Keeping a room full of sports-fanatic high-school kids interested in business skills training is a tall order. But that’s exactly what Mhairi MacLeod of Astute Ability Finance Group did recently. She delivered her five-day Young Entrepreneurs Program to a group of Year 10 students at the International Football and Tennis School [...]

By |2019-02-05T15:52:37+00:00November 28th, 2017|Media, News|0 Comments

Elite Broker Podcast Featuring Mhairi MacLeod

Mhairi MacLeod talks asset finance, business partnerships and diversification In this episode of Elite Broker, Astute Ability Finance Group owner Mhairi MacLeod reveals how she successfully applied her knowledge of the motor trade industry to form an award-winning asset finance firm. Tune in as she explains why it is important to build a character that [...]

By |2019-02-05T15:52:37+00:00September 12th, 2017|Media|0 Comments

Women In Finance Awards

Congratulations to Mhairi on becoming a finalist in the inaugural Women in Finance Awards These awards celebrate the outstanding work and success of women within the Financial Services industry. The team at Astute are major supporters of the continuing growth, development and evolution of women within our industry and congratulations to all finalists!

By |2019-02-05T15:52:37+00:00August 15th, 2017|Media|0 Comments

Broker says ‘booyah’ to financial literacy

  A finance broker based on the Central Coast has extended her work in promoting financial literacy to school students by bringing her guidance to disadvantaged children in Queensland. Mhairi MacLeod, founder of Astute Ability Finance, is set to lend her experience to the Booyah Project – a 20 week community initiative supported by Queensland [...]

By |2019-02-05T15:52:37+00:00May 9th, 2017|Media|0 Comments

MPA Magazine – Smart Money Article

A FATEFUL conversation two years ago with “a couple of school teachers [who] told me there was a hole in students’ financial knowledge” prompted Mhairi MacLeod, owner of Astute Ability Group, to start work on a community engagement program that has since offered financial literacy to hundreds of students. Click on the link below to read [...]

By |2019-02-05T15:52:37+00:00March 30th, 2017|Media|0 Comments