Linkage: Race To Master Digital Mortgages

mEMZOyo2_400x400Originations linkfest highlights U.S. mortgage market share, the race for digital mortgages, regulatory update, and social media risk control for companies.

-Mortgage tech firm Blend Labs secures $40m funding led by Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund in race to master digital mortgage (Yahoo-Press Release and Fortune story)

-Big Banks Slow Mortgages While Nonbanks Speed Up (CNBC)

-As fixed income trading profit declines, Goldman looks to make giant loans (WSJ)

-January mortgage appraisal volume bodes well for 2016 (HousingWire)

-Dodd Frank Wall Street reform laws about 70% implemented. Here’s a recap. (TheHill)

-Major law firm on 10 fundamental questions business must consider about their online presence (K&L Gates)