Items Tagged with 'Fidelity National Financial Inc.'


  • Fidelity National Financial acquires Real Geeks

    Adds CRM provider for “elite” real estate agents
    It seems that late July is a time to deal making, at least when it comes to Fidelity National Financial. Nearly one year ago to the day, Fidelity, the nation’s largest title insurance company, announced that it acquired Commissions, Inc., a provider of web-based real estate marketing and CRM software for real estate agents. And Tuesday, just one day shy of the one-year anniversary of the Commissions, Inc. deal, Fidelity announced that it acquired another real estate marketing and CRM provider, Real Geeks.
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  • Fidelity National Financial acquires Commissions, Inc.

    Plans expansion of CRM platform for real estate agents
    Fidelity National Financial, the nation's largest title insurance company, announced Tuesday that the company is acquiring Commissions, Inc., a provider of web-based real estate marketing and CRM software for residential real estate agents and agent teams, with an eye towards expansion.
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  • Fidelity National revenue rises for fourth straight quarter

    Low interest-rate environment yields results
    For the fourth straight quarter, Fidelity National Financial saw its revenue rise over the previous year’s total. The title insurance giant reported total revenue of approximately $1.6 billion in the first quarter of 2015, up from $1.4 billion in the first quarter of 2014.
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  • Fidelity National planning Black Knight IPO

    Company files registration statement with SEC
    In what constitutes a "Back to the Future" moment for Fidelity National, the company is planning an initial public offering of stock in its subsidiary, Black Knight Financial Services. If approved, the company would trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "BKFS."
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  • Fidelity National acquires Buyers Protection Group

    Expands Fidelity’s home-warranty business
    Fidelity National Financial is set to expand its home-warranty business with the acquisition of BPG Holdings, the parent company of Buyers Protection Group, which provides home warranties and home inspection services.
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  • Lawsuit alleges former LandCastle Title CEO embezzled $30 million

    Nat Hardwick allegedly used funds for private jets, gambling
    The lawsuit alleges that former CEO Nat Hardwick used his access to “systematically deplete” the firm’s and title company’s accounts for “his personal benefit.” According to the court records, Hardwick allegedly misappropriated at least $30 million from the companies’ accounts through various measures. The news came to light after Fidelity National Financial bailed out LandCastle Title and stepped in as 70% owner.
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  • Fidelity National Posts Narrowed $1.7 Million Quarterly Loss

    Fidelity National Financial Inc. [stock FNF][/stock] on Wednesday posted a $1.7 million quarterly loss -- or 1 cent per share -- narrowed from the $44.9 million loss posted in the year-ago quarter. The Jacksonville-Fla.-based title insurer reported a total 2008 net loss of $165.8 million -- or 79 cents per share -- compared with the $129.8 million profit posted for all of 2007.
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  • LandAm Acquisition Leads to Downgrade at Fidelity National

    At least one rating agency expressed concerns last week about the acquisition of now-bankrupt LandAmerica Financial Group's title underwriters by Fidelity National Financial, Inc. [stock FNF][/stock], with Fitch Ratings downgrading its issuer default ratings on Fidelity National, as well as docking the insurer financial strength of the conglomerate's title insurance subsidiaries.
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