Hopes Rise For Mortgage Lending Thaw From FHFA Move

Is The Mortgage Credit Box Finally Getting Bigger?

Is The Mortgage Credit Box Finally Getting Bigger?
October 23, 2014

Managing Partner, Jeff Taylor discusses reforms that theoretically can increase credit availability in lending. “With QE ending, government agencies have a greater sense of urgency in bringing these programs to the marketplace and expanding credit…” says Jeff Taylor Read the full article with the link below.

Digital Risk Featured In HousingWire Fast50

Digital Risk Featured in HousingWire’s Fast50

The Industry’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies
An inside look at the high growth companies driving mortgages and housing forward
October 1, 2014

Full Press Release

Digital Risk Makes HousingWire’s 2014 Fast50

October 07, 2014 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

MAITLAND, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Digital Risk has been ranked No. 50 in HousingWire’s 2014 Fast50™. Each year, HousingWire, the nation’s most-read source of news and information for the U.S. housing economy, ranks the fastest-growing companies driving the housing economy in its Fast50™.

“Each of the companies on this year’s HW Fast50™ represent a critical and vibrant part of the future of the U.S. housing economy, and have demonstrated their ability to succeed in a fast-changing business climate.”

From fiscal year 2012 to 2013, Digital Risk experienced tremendous expansion in its originations, due diligence, loan fulfillment, compliance and valuations services. With release of new products, including its Governance, Risk & Compliance solutions and Veritas solutions, the company is positioned to see continuous growth in 2015.

“Digital Risk’s performance in the last 18 months has been encouraging compared to the industry. The HousingWire ranking is a testament of our strategic vision of diversification, as well as our company strength. We continue to innovate and look to expand our offerings across the financial services industry leveraging our technology and employees’ expertise,” – Peter R. Kassabov, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Risk.

“Each of the companies on this year’s HW Fast50™ represent a critical and vibrant part of the future of the U.S. housing economy, and have demonstrated their ability to succeed in a fast-changing business climate.” – Paul Jackson, CEO and publisher, HousingWire.

More than 400 companies were considered for this year’s program, spanning both private and public businesses representing all sectors of U.S. residential mortgage lending, servicing, investments and real estate operations. Roughly one-third of the companies recognized on the 2014 HW Fast50 are privately held. Digital Risk is extremely honored to be listed among these top 50 companies, especially considering it is the only compliance- and risk mitigation-focused company to have made the list.

Combined, firms ranked in the 2014 HW Fast50™ represented $52.7 billion in revenues during 2013, while posting a mean growth rate of over 230 percent. To learn more about this year’s winners, please visit http://www.housingwire.com/2014fast50.

About Digital Risk, LLC

Digital Risk, LLC is the nation’s largest independent provider of Risk Management Services, Compliance, Quality Control, Due Diligence, Valuations and Fulfillment Services for the complex and dynamic financial services market. The individual talents of Digital Risk’s thousands of analysts are amplified by the company’s proprietary technology and advanced analytics performed using the Making Mortgages Safe™ solutions suite. Digital Risk, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mphasis Ltd, a HP Company. To learn more visit, www.DigitalRisk.com.

About HousingWire

HousingWire is the nation’s most influential industry news source covering the U.S. housing economy, spanning residential mortgage lending, servicing, investments and real estate operations. The company’s news, commentary, magazine content, industry directories, and events give more than one million industry professionals each year the insight they need to make better, more informed business decisions. Winner of numerous awards, including a 2012 Eddie Award for national editorial excellence in the B2B Banking/Business/Finance category, HousingWire has been recognized for excellence in journalism by the Society of Business Editors and Writers, the American Society of Business Press Editors, the National Association of Real Estate Editors, and Trade Association Business Publications International. Learn more at http://www.housingwire.com.

About the HW Fast50™

The 2014 HW Fast50™ is ranked according to percentage revenue growth between 2012 and 2013, and includes both public and privately held companies. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenues by January 31, 2012. Companies must be for-profit and must have earned at least $50,000 in revenues during the 2012 calendar year. HousingWire reserves the right to exclude companies for subjective reasons, and in its sole discretion. The 2014 HW Fast50 is featured in the October 2014 issue of HousingWire Magazine, and can be found online at http://www.housingwire.com/2014fast50.


Digital Risk, LLC Contact:
Brandie Young, 510-599-2785
HW Fast50™ Contact:
Kristy Figueroa, 469-893-1507
Manager, Customer Fulfillment

Digital Risk Says All Is Well

Digital Risk Says All Is Well

Company fires back at news story

Sept. 29, 2014

By Mortgage Daily Staff

While recent coverage of Digital Risk LLC might have suggested otherwise, the company says all is well despite the upcoming departure of its two top executives.

Mortgage Daily published a wire service story Sunday indicating that the chief executive officer and the president of Digital Risk are leaving.

In addition to respectively being CEO and president, Peter Kassabov and Alex Santos are also the co-founders of the Maitland, Fla.-based company.

But a spokeswoman for Digital Risk took issue with other parts of the story.

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Shawnda Merriman Denver Business Journal Nomination

Shawnda Merriman Selected as a Denver Business Journal Outstanding Women in Business Nominee

Shawnda Merriman & Omar Quddus Denver Business Journal NomineeDigital Risk is pleased to announce that our very own Shawnda Merriman, Senior Vice President of Component Servicing and Surveillance and Site Manager for our Denver office, has been selected as one of the 2014 Denver Business Journal’s Outstanding Women in Business Nominees!

Each year, the Denver Business Journal recognizes metro Denver’s most influential women with the Outstanding Women In Business awards. A total of 140 women were selected as nominees, and 12 of those women will be honored in the categories of architecture, engineering and construction; banking, finance and accounting; communications, media and public relations; education, government and nonprofits; health care; large business owner; law; real estate; small business owner; technology and telecommunications; and lifetime achievement.

As a nominee, Shawnda was invited to attend the Denver Business Journal’s Outstanding Women in Business Awards Luncheon & Expo on Thursday, August 21 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel at the Denver Convention Center. This event is hosted to recognize Denver’s most influential women and announce the Women in Business Awards winners. Shawnda and her guest, Denver Component Servicing Analyst Alicia Roberts, attended the event and enjoyed a networking hour, video highlights of award’s finalists and awards presentation.

Please join us in congratulating Shawnda on this tremendous accomplishment and thank her for all that she does for Digital Risk and for the mortgage industry at large.