Earnings Improve, Book Expands at Radian
Despite retreating new business at Radian Group Inc., earnings improved, the book of business expanded and loan performance was better.
Mortgage Lending, Servicing Sinks at Hilltop
Quarterly home lending was much slower at Hilltop Holdings Inc. Also tumbling was the size of the financial institution's mortgage servicing portfolio.
Big Drop in HomeStreet Mortgage Originations
HomeStreet Inc.'s quarter-over-quarter decline in residential lending was at the high end of the industry. Mortgage servicing, however, grew.
Mortgage Technology Provider Ponders HQ Move
A provider of mortgage servicing technology is evaluating a possible move of its headquarters which are currently located in Wisconsin.
Flagstar CEO Running Mortgage Business
The chief executive officer of Flagstar Bancorp Inc., himself, is jointly running the bank's mortgage banking business until a permanent replacement is found, the earnings report said.
Lots of Mortgage C-Suite Appointments
Several mortgage banking firms, large and small, have reported that they have either recruited or promoted a number of executives to roles with "chief" in their title.
SunTrust Mortgage Originations Sink, Servicing Up
SunTrust Banks Inc. saw a bigger quarter-over-quarter decline in home lending than many of its peers. But its mortgage servicing grew.
New Chief Named for Citi's Mortgage Business
Four months after revealing that the global chief of its mortgage business was leaving, Citigroup Inc. has named a replacement from within the firm.
Mortgage Originations, Assets Down at Citizens
Although mortgage production and assets fell from the previous quarter at Citizens Financial Group Inc., both were up from a year earlier.
MGIC Earnings, Book of Business Up
MGIC increased its quarterly earnings, expanded its book of business and cut delinquency. But new business moved down from the prior period.