Items Tagged with 'Financial services'


  • Former First Guaranty general counsel Michael McElroy joins Mayer Brown

    McElroy will be based at firm’s Washington D.C. office
    Mayer Brown announced it has named finance attorney Michael McElroy as a partner resident in its Washington, D.C. office. McElroy, who joins the firm after serving as the general counsel and secretary for First Guaranty Mortgage, will focus his practice on a range of matters related to the mortgage banking and consumer finance industries.
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  • Celebrity Financial buys mortgage lending firm

    Purchases Midwest Equity Mortgage, plans to go on acquisition tear
    Financial services holding company Celebrity Financial purchased independent mortgage lending company Midwest Equity Mortgage. This is the first of several acquisitions the company said it is planning to make in the near future.
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  • From HW Magazine

    Pole Position: Why are women falling out of the leadership pipeline?

    And what mortgage companies are doing to promote more to women to the C-suite
    In 1970, only 11% of women in the work force had college degrees. In 2016 that number was 40%, and women outearn men in bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degrees. These are serious gains in the number of women attending and graduating college and then entering the work force. But that pipeline of educated, experienced women starts to erode when you look at the number of women assuming leadership roles in business, including mortgage finance.
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  • 6 ways to save the family home after a death or divorce

    The CFPB needs to implement changes
    The people who succeed ownership of a home after a death or family breakup are known as "successors in interest" or "successors." However, the change in ownership is not a simple process and can a result in a lot of problems. The National Consumer Law Center is out to remedy this.
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  • BOK Financial adds new retail channel leader

    J. Edward Adams to lead operations in 15 cities
    BOK Financial recently announced it named J. Edward Adams as its new retail mortgage channel leader. Adams brings 29 years of retail mortgage lending experience and will direct and expand the bank’s retail mortgage lending efforts for BOK Financial’s mortgage origination operations in 15 cities.
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  • Inlanta Mortgage promotes Nicholas DelTorto to CEO

    Will remain as president of the company
    Inlanta Mortgage promoted a new CEO, tapping Nicholas DelTorto, the current president, to fill the position. The news comes shortly after DelTorto's election to the National Mortgage Bankers Association Residential Board of Governors.
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  • Mayer Brown welcomes consumer financial services group

    Group will represent its Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement practice
    Mayer Brown added a new consumer financial services group of partners to its team. The group brings more than 20 years of experience in regulatory counseling, enforcement defense and transactional advice to mortgage and auto lenders, consumer finance companies, credit card issuers and investment banks.
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  • Chronos Solutions adds four into leadership roles

    Industry veterans to head middle markets, marketing and title/settlement services
    Real estate financial services provider Chronos Solutions announced it appointed four industry veterans — Matt Harrick, Darcy Patch, John Macias and Edward Gonzalez — to lead its growing lending services business.
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