Items Tagged with 'Fintech'


  • Accurate Group launches portfolio valuation solution for capital markets

    Designed for asset managers, hedge funds, and investment banks and firms
    Real estate tech provider Accurate Group launched a new real estate portfolio valuations tool for capital market firms. The solution is a combination of the company’s ValueNet appraisal tech platform and industry-compliant appraisal processes unique to capital markets firms and provides fast, accurate valuations on portfolios.
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  • BB&T ramps up digital business transformation

    Invests $50 million in fintech companies
    BB&T Corp. will soon be ramping up its digital business platform as it announced it will invest up to $50 million in fintech companies. The bank announced it will set aside $50 million to invest in and acquire emerging digital technology companies to benefit its clients and lower operating costs.
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  • Are you a tech innovator in housing? Show us!

    Time is running out, apply for HW’s Tech100!
    Are you a tech innovator in housing? This is your chance to show to us what you can do. The HW TECH100 is the essential list of the top 100 firms making waves in the housing and mortgage finance space. Hundreds apply, but only 100 companies make the final cut.
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  • DataVerify announces verification services integration with FinLocker

    4506-T and SSA-89 verifications are now available
    Verification and risk mitigation services provider DataVerify has announced that it will provide 4506-T IRS tax return verification data and Social Security Administration verifications through financial data and analytics platform FinLocker.
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  • Beyond the digital POS: Time to focus on the underwriter

    2017 will go down as the year of the customer experience
    If 2016 was the year of compliance, then 2017 will go down as the year of the customer experience. Lost in all of the excitement, however, is the disconnect between the digital consumer experience and the cobbled together, often manual processes, that make up the back-end of the mortgage process.
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    The disruption of the mortgage industry has begun

    What lenders do now will determine whether they succeed or fail in 2018
    [Sponsored Content] For the past decade or so, executives in the mortgage industry have been looking at new mortgage technologies as the source of our coming disruption, first from companies operating within our space and later to fintech firms eager to cash in on a business that had avoided change for too long. While we were watching mortgage tech’s shiny new objects, disruption caught us by surprise.
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  • Blockchain expert: The future of fintech and innovation in mortgage finance

    ComplianceEase Rocks the Climb to the Summit
    [Expert commentary] Continue the Climb – the theme of the 2017 ComplianceEase Risk and Compliance Summit – was very appropriate given the regulatory climate and lightning speed at which technology has been and will continue to morph the mortgage industry. Here are the key takeaways from the conference.
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  • Controversial SoFi CEO quits, effective immediately

    Executive Chairman Tom Hutton assumes role of interim CEO
    SoFi CEO Mike Cagney announced early Friday morning that he is stepping down effective immediately as controversy surrounding the company's work culture intensifies. The announcement updates Cagney’s original statement that he planned to step down by the end of the year. Not anymore.
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  • SoFi defends mortgage standards, denies Fast Company allegations

    Claims appraisal-free mortgages never left beta testing
    SoFi stepped up to defend itself amid recent negative news coverage on the company’s alleged toxic workplace environment. Included in one publication’s coverage of the fintech company is a bold claim that “in the first round of SoFi mortgages, some homes lacked appraisals.” SoFi, however, in a response to HousingWire, gave this response to that bold claim.
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