This is why Fannie and Freddie mortgage initiatives won't work

This is why Fannie and Freddie mortgage initiatives won't work

MBA declarations are feel-good, but temporary

How far can lenders push the credit box?

Watt announcement helps, but risk keeps standards tight

Warren calls for GAO investigation of nonbank servicers

Asks GAO to review “unprecedented” growth of nonbank servicers
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Remember Ellie Mae’s cyber attack? It didn’t happen

No evidence of malicious attack found
Ben Lane
The company initially said that the characteristics of the outage appeared to be consistent with a distributed denial of service attack. Now the company’s CEO is apologizing to its clients.
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What happened at Ellie Mae? Twitter holds the answer

Social media captures mortgage blackout
Brena Swanson
Ellie Mae drove the industry to the brink Monday and Tuesday after its loan origination system Encompass 360 shut down. Then factor in that it was the end of the month—an extra busy time for lenders—and the market almost lost it.
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Cyber hackers: the modern Bonnie and Clyde

Brena Swanson
In the early 1930s, America was astounded and appalled by renowned criminals Bonne Parker and Clyde Barrow. The two out-laws were infamous for their bank robberies...
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