Technology

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April 19, 2018 - IMFnews

Short Takes: Tom Marano, Ditech’s $5 Million Man? / Ripe for a Major Disruption: The Subservicing Market? / Good News: Applications Rise / Rep. Waters Introduces FHA Bill / Ditech Gets a New COO

There are some in the industry who believe the entire subservicing sector is far behind in technology and customer service – and is ripe for a technology disruption of a major kind.


April 18, 2018 - IMFnews

Mortgage Industry Sees Promise in Blockchain Technology. Ranieri Enters the Space…

MISMO noted that blockchain is based on digitized, distributed ledgers…


April 9, 2018 - IMFnews

Short Takes: A Million Complaints, Already? / About the CFPB’s Workforce / Good News for Fannie and Freddie / Former Capital One Exec Launches Mortgage-Oriented Fintech Lender / A Surge in Non-Agency MBS Deals this Week

The lender has backing from Bessemer Venture Partners, Two Sigma Ventures and unidentified banks…


April 4, 2018 - IMFnews

MERS Launches Product to Help Lenders ‘Conveniently’ Implement eNotes as Part of Digital Mortgage Process

Simon Moir of eOriginal said eNotes are the most important document in closings of digital mortgages…


March 29, 2018 - IMFnews

Short Takes: Banks with Strong Mortgage Ops Set to Merge / RoundPoint Gets Aggressive on Hiring / Not for Sale Anymore? / Home Point Hires Chief Production Officer / DocMagic Signs up Deutsche Bank / Former Nomura Trader Joins Angel Oak

Look for a lot more mergers this year. Then again, if rates dive, all bets might be off...


March 20, 2018 - IMFnews

Majority of Borrowers Now Using Lenders’ Online Systems as Part of the Application Process

“Borrowers continue to move away from applying for loans fully in-person, as they look for a process combining both high-tech and high-touch,” according to Ellie Mae.


Poll

What’s your opinion on how Mick Mulvaney has managed the CFPB since he took over three months ago?

He’s done a good job of paring back the agency’s excesses and we’d like to see more.

35%

I hope he totally dismantles the agency and sends those functions back to the agencies hence they came.

14%

Not bad, but he needs to take his time making additional changes.

12%

We’re totally aghast. He’s gone way too far in protecting the rights of companies not consumers!

39%