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  • MERS, NYSE owner Intercontinental Exchange increases mortgage presence by buying Simplifile

    Completes $335 million purchase of electronic document platform
    Intercontinental Exchange, the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange, moved into mortgages in a big way last year when the company bought MERS. And now, ICE is increasing its presence in the mortgage business. ICE announced Wednesday that it has acquired Simplifile, which acts as an electronic liaison between lenders, settlement agents, and county recording offices, for $335 million.
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  • Operationalizing the digital real estate transaction, from start to eClose

    Number of completed eClosings continues to climb, yet industry volume remains relatively small
    [Expert commentary] Another year has passed and like previous years, we saw tremendous energy and effort dedicated to encouraging widespread adoption of electronic real estate transactions. And yet, we’re still not there. For large numbers of eClose transactions to become scalable and industry-wide, it must work for everyone across the end-to-end fulfillment process without the friction that currently exists.
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