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Radian now offering an industry first – job loss insurance

New program will pay borrowers’ mortgage if they lose their job
Radian Guaranty is offering a new program that’s the first of its kind in the industry – job loss insurance. The new program, called Radian MortgageAssure, will pay a borrower’s mortgage if they suffer an involuntary job loss and fall behind on their mortgage payments. And it comes at no cost to the borrower.
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Radian selects Clifford Rossi as chief economist

Will also serve as senior vice president
In this position, Rossi will have responsibility over Radian’s research, forecasts, quantitative analysis and financial modeling of the company’s mortgage insurance portfolio, as well as the housing and mortgage markets.
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Radian 4Q net income surges to $428.3M

Beat revenue expectations
Radian reported a strong fourth-quarter, with its net income soaring to $428.3 million, or $1.78 per diluted share, compared to a net income of $36.4 million, or $0.21 per diluted share, for the same quarter a year ago.
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