Items Tagged with 'mortgage tech'

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  • Plaid Co-Founder William Hockey stepping down

    Will shift to board position
    One of the biggest names in fintech is about to take a step back from the company he helped build, as Plaid Co-Founder William Hockey revealed Tuesday that he is planning to step down from the day-to-day operations of the company.
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  • Covius buying sizable chunk of Chronos Solutions' business

    Set to acquire credit, verification, REO, and auction businesses
    Covius Holdings, the technology solutions provider formerly known as LenderLive, is about to grow its business significantly by acquiring a sizable piece of Chronos Solutions. According to Covius, the company has agreed to acquire Chronos’ credit, flood, income and tax verification services, government services, REO management and disposition, online foreclosure auction, and HOA tracking units.
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  • Provident Financial abandons mortgage banking

    Plans to layoff 122 staffers in the coming months
    In a released statement the firm said challenging economic and operating conditions made it difficult to make a profit in home loan originations. The company's CEO also cited "required investments in expensive technology" as another reason.
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  • LoanSnap raises nearly $5 million to help borrowers get “smart” loans

    Backers include Richard Branson’s Virgin Group, Joe Montana’s Liquid 2 Ventures
    LoanSnap, a tech startup that claims it uses artificial intelligence to help borrowers obtain “smart loans,” announced Tuesday that it raised $4.7 million to expand its offerings. According to LoanSnap, the company’s “smart loans” allow homebuyers to “not only find the best home loan for their unique financial situation, but to also understand and effectively manage overall debt to build a more secure financial future.”
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  • Cogency CEO joins Riivos

    Jeffrey Axelrod named group executive of tech company
    San Francisco-based tech company Riivos has appointed Jeffrey Axelrod group executive. Axelrod, who is the founder and CEO of accounting software firm Cogency, will bring his applied technology expertise to the company.
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  • Richey May boosts tech offerings by acquiring Amata Solutions

    Company now part of Richey May Technology Solutions
    Accounting and advisory firm Richey May grew its technology offerings last year when it rolled out new cybersecurity services. And now, the company is set to expand its tech offerings even further, as it announced Thursday that it acquired Amata Solutions, a provider of planning and business intelligence tools for mortgage lenders.
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  • Setting the 2019 budget for your mortgage business?

    The right technology partner is more important than ever
    In the midst of significant economic headwinds, lenders are developing their 2019 budgets, and top concerns include increasing production and decreasing turn-times. The prime driver for the next year has to be efficiency, which makes choosing the right technology partner especially important. Lenders using FirstClose are seeing efficiencies in two areas that will be critical for success in the next year: home equity fulfillment process and vendor management.
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  • Fintech Rundown: Factom, LoanLogics and more

    This week's mortgage tech moves
    Another week and more tech integrations! As the industry shifts ever-closer to a truly digital mortgage experience, we present some of the integrations and program selections companies in the mortgage lending space are making.
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