Breaking: CFPB targets privacy in TRID amendments
Industry News, The TRID Journey
The calculation of title insurance on the new TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure forms will not change, according to proposed updates from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced Friday morning. However, privacy concerns did make the cut. Read on for details of how the amendment will address privacy concerns and what other areas of the rule are being amended.
OneTitle ‘dramatically expands’ capacity through reinsurance
OneTitle National Guaranty Co., Inc. has entered into a new agreement with a global reinsurer. CEO Daniel Price told The Title Report that this partnership gives the underwriter the capacity to undertake much larger transactions and provide a dramatically increased level of security to its clients. Read on to learn more.
Fidelity, First American tout refi, acquisition growth
First American and Fidelity have noticed an uptick in refinance volumes and are showing interest in merger and acquisitions, according to the transcripts of their earnings report conference calls. Keep reading to learn more.
Economist sees financial growth in outlook
The U.S. economy has grown, slowly, according to Dr. Ray Perryman, president and CEO of The Perryman Group. The Title Report was able to attend his presentation at the Texas Land Title Association (TLTA) Annual Conference and Business Meeting. Read on to learn more.
Fidelity reports higher title revenue in quarter
Fidelity National Financial, Inc. reported the operating results of FNF Group for the three and six month period that ended June 30, 2016. Chairman William P. Foley said in a press release that this quarter clearly highlighted the earnings power of the company’s title insurance business. Keep reading to learn more.
Millennials are the same, just different
This summer The Title Report was able to listen to entrepreneur and author Anne Grady. In her presentation at the Texas Land Title Association (TLTA) Annual Conference and Business Meeting, she said millennials are just as hardworking as previous generations, but their motivations are different.