Finding the next wave of talent in title industry
Industry News, Operations
Recruitment has always been difficult in the title insurance industry, unless there’s a family connection. In any industry, it’s important to keep a pipeline open for new talent to keep a company viable and healthy. To do this, several professionals within the industry said it’s important to expand their efforts.
FirstClose offers instant title searches
First Lenders Data, Inc. (FirstClose) is offering instant title searches through new proprietary software. Lender and title companies can use this automated software on second mortgages, equities and refinance transactions. Read on to learn more.
States amending data breach laws
Fraud Watch, Governmental Affairs
Several states are addressing their data breach notification laws to amp up their cybersecurity efforts. Notifications must be sent to affected consumers in shorter time frame explaining the breach itself and the company’s efforts to resolve it. Read on to learn more.
Colorado names members to title insurance commission
Governmental Affairs, Industry News
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper appointed nine members to the newly created title insurance commission. It was created in the last legislative session. Read on to learn more.
First American launches PredProtect enhancements
First American Financial Corp. launched new PredProtect enhancements, along with the availability of its Release Candidate (RC) testing site. It was developed to meet the needs of banks and mortgage lenders in complying with the TRID rule. Keep reading to learn more.
Richard Davis: Regulation might not be as bad as it seems
It’s all in the attitude. At October Research, LLC’s National Settlement Services Summit earlier this summer, U.S. Bancorp Chairman, President and CEO Richard Davis spoke about the pros and cons of our current regulatory landscape and what he thinks the financial and settlement services industries can do to lead the country out of the Great Recession.