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  • Collateral Analytics appoints new SVP

    Robert Walker fills position of customer retention and acquisition technologies
    Collateral Analytics announced it appointed real estate data and analytics industry veteran Robert Walker to the role of senior vice president of customer retention and acquisition technologies.
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  • Share of cash sales fell in October to 34%

    Could hit pre-crisis levels in two years
    Cash sales accounted for 33.9% of total home sales in the month of October, compared to 36.4% in October 2014, according to CoreLogic. At that rate of decline, cash sales could return to pre-crisis levels by 2018.
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  • Here are the 25 strongest and weakest housing markets for 2016

    Veros report shows markets to watch
    With the new year, it’s still not too late to identify where the strongest and weakest U.S. housing markets will be in 2016. A new report from Veros Real Estate Solutions, a provider of enterprise risk management, collateral valuation services and predictive analytics, shows the vitality and expected market changes of the U.S. residential market for 2016.
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  • Collateral Analytics adds John Duchouquette as SVP

    Will oversee executive account management
    Collateral Analytics, which develops analytic products and tools to support financial institutions, investment banks, appraisers, real estate brokers, and real property capital market activities, added John Duchouquette as senior vice president focusing on executive account management and developing new markets.
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  • Markit purchases risk analytics firm

    Financial information data provider Markit, acquired QulC Financial Technologies, a Canadian risk analytics firm. QulC tests market and credit risk tolerance in financial portfolios for clients and can simulate risk at the enterprise level. Markit maintains several leading indices, notably those that track asset-backed securities. Markit, for example, powers a Fannie Mae coupon stack aggregate. QulC’s 105 employees will join the Markit payrolls.
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  • Developer Launches Portfolio Software

    San Diego-based software developer xplair Technology launched a Web-based residential mortgage portfolio management platform to provide asset data and analytics to financial institutions. The software provides direct feeds to loan and real estate owned (REO) asset data, along with comparative analytics, risk metrics and interactive charting. The software uses a customizable “dashboard” that provides real time portfolio information on a broad or granular level.
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  • LPS Acquires Verification Bureau

    [Update 1: Adds comments from former Verification Bureau president] Jacksonville-Fla.-based Lender Processing Services [stock LPS][/stock] acquired Verification Bureau, a developer of fraud prevention and Web-based automated income, identity and employment verification systems. The Verification Bureau platform provides automated and paperless Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Social Security Administration data verification.
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