Items Tagged with 'BLOCKCHAIN'


  • Blockchain isn’t magic but it's designed to make you think so

    There is a science behind the magic
    [Op-Ed] Blockchain has been hailed as the next big thing and today’s most cutting edge technology, even without an adopted consumer facing platform as of yet. Those that may not know the ins and outs of blockchain can get lost in the “blockchain is magic” narrative. Blockchain can make life easier. But, there is a science behind the magic.
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  • Vermont city partners with Propy to bring blockchain to real estate transfers

    Pilot program will use blockchain to record real estate conveyance documents
    Blockchain. It seems that one can’t go five minutes without hearing something else about how the ledger technology is the future of this industry or the future of that industry. While many have discussed what that utility could be, one company is launching a pilot that aims to show how blockchain can be used for real estate conveyance.
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  • Blockchain expert: "It's not going away"

    At NEXT, Debbie Hoffman demystifies blockchain
    Blockchain expert Debbie Hoffman, an attorney and co-founder of Symmetry Blockchain Advisors, spoke to NEXT conference attendees about blockchain technology’s emergence in the mortgage and finance industry, where it has not become widely recognized…yet.
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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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  • Mortgage lenders: Here's your blockchain primer

    One of the more exciting and misunderstood technologies today
    [Expert Commentary] Blockchain is one of the more exciting – and often misunderstood – technologies being explored today. It offers the ability to record and track transactions in a decentralized database. Blockchain has the potential to change the game in the financial services industry by not only speeding up and providing complete visibility into financial transactions, but also significantly reducing costs.
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    A guide to blockchain at MBA Annual

    Here's what you need to know about this new technology
    It seems like everywhere you turn, there’s a news story about the power of the blockchain to help mortgage businesses transform digital assets. However,  some of us in the industry are still perplexed and skeptical about the technology. How does it work? How do you separate the reality from the hype? MBA’s Annual Convention and Expo is a great place to connect with the experts to learn more.
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  • The industry’s next level of compliance: Preservation via blockchain

    Blockchain technologies provide solutions for proof of compliance
    The mortgage industry needs the ability to prove compliance for their loan products. But they are faced with challenges as the current mortgage compliance consists of rules, procedures and audits—none of which preserve actual proof of compliance. Blockchain technologies can be particularly helpful for these industries.
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  • From HW Magazine

    From bitcoin to blockchain: How the new ledger tech can morph the mortgage industry

    Blockchain offers advantages to industry, including document security and security breach protection
    Bitcoin — that is what most people think of when they hear the term blockchain. However, blockchain has morphed into an incredible technology tool that can be utilized across industries in a variety of capacities, including in mortgage lending.
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  • So you've heard about blockchain, but what is it?

    Unalterable ledger technology emerges in lending industry
    Fintech is abuzz about blockchain, but what is it exactly? Factom CEO and co-founder Peter Kirby explains the intricacies of blockchain, along with how it applies to the mortgage industry. This is especially important since its design should help streamline the mortgage process.
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