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Fintech Eyes Opportunity in $15 Billion Title-Insurance Business

Bloomberg. Written by Katherine Chiglinsky and Julie Verhage

Tech-focused startups are knocking on the door of a $15 billion industry that’s dominated by just four companies: Title insurance. A California regulator announced Tuesday that, for the first time, it gave approval to a tech-focused startup title insurer to operate in the biggest U.S. state...

Complying with the new TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule

In less than five months, the mortgage, real estate, and legal industries face the largest change in federal mortgage disclosure requirements in more than 30 years.  On August 1, the forms that have become second nature for generations of loan originators, attorneys and borrowers—including the...