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S&P: Private mortgage insurance all set for another banner year

The good times won't stop there, either
Why such an upbeat outlook? Well, troubled vintages are winding down in an orderly fashion. Also, recent mortgages are comparatively high credit in terms of underlying quality. And it’s not just for 2017, as S&P predicts private mortgage insurers are set to enjoy robust earnings over the next few years. But, here's the catch.
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Radian posts record mortgage insurance written for 2016

Net income drops from last year
Despite a drop in net income, Radian’s CEO S.A. Ibrahim is still positive on the company’s results. The private mortgage insurer set new records for writing its highest volume of high-quality and profitable flow mortgage insurance business in Radian’s history.
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From HW Magazine

Unlocking the door to homeownership

Two programs strike a delicate balance between access and quality
Almost a decade after the housing crisis, many responsible potential homeowners remain locked out of the market. But recently there have been a pair of hopeful developments that may be key to opening doors to homeownership for qualified first-time and underserved buyers. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have unboxed two long-anticipated initiatives designed to make credit more available to deserving potential buyers without compromising standards. Importantly, these are not politically driven affordable lending programs. 
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Radian, Arch MI 3Q results are in and they look good

Volume hits new record
Results for the third quarter of 2016 continue to pour in for the mortgage industry. The latest on the ticket are mortgage insurance companies Arch MI and Radian. The results from both company share a common theme: the mortgage insurance business is booming.
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Clayton Holdings launches new underwriting program for "fix and flip" lending

Company offers end-to-end underwriting, valuation and due diligence solution
Clayton Holdings, a provider of loan due diligence, surveillance, REO management, consulting, valuation, title and settlement services to the mortgage industry, revealed its latest offering. The new solution is already in the market and is specifically designed for the "fix and flip" market.
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Radian CEO S.A. Ibrahim announces plans to retire

Will serve through end of contract on December 2017
Radian Group, which offers private mortgage insurance, risk management products and real estate services to financial institutions, will soon be looking for a new chief executive officer, as the company’s current CEO, S.A. Ibrahim, announced that he plans to retire next year.
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Here's why Radian's 1Q revenue beat expectations

New mortgage insurance written drops to $8.1B
It was a strong quarter for mortgage insurer Radian. The company beat revenue expectations and was in-line with earnings per share expectations. Here’s how the company fared along with their reason behind the positive quarter.
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