Items Tagged with 'aquisitions'


  • First American completes acquisition of BofA lien release business

    Will provide lien release services for bank
    First American Financial Corp., a provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions, announced Thursday the completion its acquisition of Bank of America’s lien release business. The major deal makes Bank of America’s lien release business and its employees part of First American’s mortgage solutions division.
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  • First American acquires RedVision in major deal

    The acquisition trend continues
    First American just announced it will acquire RedVision, a HousingWire Tech 100 award winner. RedVision, which will become part of First American’s data and mortgage solutions division, will operate as a business unit under its current brand and management team, with CEO Brian Twibell continuing to lead the business.
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  • MBA: Acquisitions will heat up over next 2 years

    Moving towards more consolidated market
    The Mortgage Bankers Association’s chief economist explains why there is an increasing trend in mergers and acquisitions, and what will happen in the next two years. One major factor could be holding up profitability in 2016, but it won’t stay that way for long.
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  • BB&T reports record revenues

    Added $5.9 billion in loans
    The bank hit record revenues and came in with strong quarterly earnings. The bank attributes most of its success this quarter to two factors. Here are the details.
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  • BB&T acquires National Penn

    Added 108 offices in the Northeast
    BB&T just opened 108 new offices under its banner after its acquisition of National Penn. The bank trained its employees for the transition for months, even creating merger buddies to guide the newly acquired associates through the transition process.
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  • ShowingTime acquires RealEstate Business Intelligence

    New acquisition could help consumers
    ShowingTime, a management technology provider, announced today that it acquired RealEstate Business Intelligence, a source of real estate data, analytics and business intelligence for real estate professionals, as part of an effort to deepen its analytics group offering.
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