ELLIE MAE AND DIGITAL RISK ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO ENHANCE QUALITY CONTROL REVIEW PROCESS THROUGH ELLIE MAE’S ENCOMPASS

Partnership will replace manual tasks with automation for added quality, compliance and efficiency

 

PLEASANTON, Calif. – October 19, 2017 – Ellie Mae® (NYSE: ELLI), the leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry, announced today a partnership with Digital Risk, a leading risk, compliance, and technology services company that offers differentiated solutions to the mortgage, consumer lending, and other regulated industries, to enhance the quality control review process for Ellie Mae’s customers.

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Digital Risk Names Brian Adams to Sales Team

Maitland, FL – September 19, 2017 – Digital Risk has named Brian Adams, mortgage industry veteran in the Due Diligence space to the company’s leadership team effective immediately. In his new role, as Vice President of Business Development, Brian will oversee the growth of Digital Risk’s Due Diligence business and report to Co-Founder and Managing Director, Jeffrey C. Taylor.

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Americans View The Health Of The Housing Market As Improved And Owning A Home As A Good Investment

Americans View The Health Of The Housing Market As Improved And Owning A Home As A Good Investment

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Survey by Digital Risk also finds mixed view of housing regulations, desire for streamlined process; most not ready to apply via smartphone.

MAITLAND, Fla.,July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A decade after the housing crisis, a majority of homeowners perceive the housing market as having strengthened, and an overwhelming number of respondents view owning a house as a solid investment, according to survey data released today by Digital Risk, a national leader in mortgage outsourcing solutions.

The survey indicated that over half of homeowners believe the housing market in their region and nationwide has improved. It also found that the majority of homeowners (91%) and renters (83%) view home ownership as a good investment. The survey of 1,057 U.S. homeowners and 509 renters was conducted between May 26 and June 2.

Confidence in the housing sector is being driven by a noticeable increase in home values. Eighty-seven percent of homeowners have seen their appraisal values holding or increasing, while just 12% saw a decrease. Sixteen percent saw gains of more than 20% in value.
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Drew Vandermay of Digital Risk named to HousingWire’s Rising Star 2017

Drew Vandermay of Digital Risk named to HousingWire’s Rising Star 2017

Drew Vandermay, AVP, Valuation Services at Digital Risk, LLC has been named a winner of Housing Wire’s Rising Star Award for 2017

Each year, the HousingWire editorial staff selects top professionals representing a variety of occupations within the housing industry, but all of them demonstrate leadership and innovation that not only inspires those within their own companies, but also in their communities and in the industry at large.

According to the magazine, some of HW’s 2017 Rising Stars have worked their way up in traditional mortgage companies, while others started their own businesses. They have made their mark in marketing, fintech, economics, compliance, operations management, business development and asset management.
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home equity lines of credit

Potential borrowers unfamiliar with or reluctant to obtain home equity lines of credit; Fed rate hikes discouraging applicants

MAITLAND, Fla. – APRIL 27, 2017 — A decade after the housing market crisis, most homeowners say they are reluctant to take out home equity lines of credit (HELOCs) to meet other financial needs. At the same time, one in five are unfamiliar with the common loan instrument and 30 percent do not know how to apply for one, according to survey data released today.

The survey of 1,038 U.S. homeowners by Digital Risk, the nation’s largest independent processor of mortgage loans, also found that ongoing hikes in interest rates by the Federal Reserve are deterring 92 percent of those who might borrow HELOCs from applying at this time.

The survey of was taken March 14-18, just as Chairwoman Janet Yellen announced an increase in the benchmark federal funds rate by 0.25 percent.
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Digital Risk’s Jeffrey C. Taylor Joins Mortgage Bankers Association’s 2017 Board of Directors

Digital Risk’s Jeffrey C. Taylor Joins Mortgage Bankers Association’s 2017 Board of Directors

MAITLAND, Fla., Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Digital Risk’s Co-Founder & Managing Director Jeffrey C. Taylor was among those sworn in to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) 2017 Board of Directors along with fellow board members at the Opening Ceremony of MBA’s 2016 Annual Convention & Expo in Boston, Massachusetts.

Digital Risk, headquartered in Orlando, is a provider of technology solutions to the financial services industry. The company has deep expertise in residential mortgage, consumer lending, and other regulated industries.
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Digital Risk’s Jeffrey C. Taylor Joins Mortgage Bankers Association’s 2017 Board of Directors

Digital Risk's Jeffrey C. Taylor Joins Mortgage Bankers Association's 2017 Board of Directors

MAITLAND, Fla., Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Digital Risk’s Co-Founder & Managing Director Jeffrey C. Taylor was among those sworn in to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) 2017 Board of Directors along with fellow board members at the Opening Ceremony of MBA’s 2016 Annual Convention & Expo in Boston, Massachusetts.

Digital Risk, headquartered in Orlando, is a provider of technology solutions to the financial services industry. The company has deep expertise in residential mortgage, consumer lending, and other regulated industries.
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Digital Risk Hosts 2nd Annual “Break the Glass” Executive Women’s Summit

Digital Risk Hosts 2nd Annual “Break the Glass” Executive Women’s Summit

Maitland, Fla. – November 1, 2016 – Kicking off the Fall season with a bang – or a break – Digital Risk held its second annual “Break the Glass” Executive Women’s Summit in Sonoma, California. This summit was created in order for top women executives in the mortgage industry to discuss and drive the substantial impact businesswomen can have on their companies and on the industry as a whole.

“Digital Risk is thrilled to have brought influential women together to discuss how they and their colleagues can drive innovation and positive change in the industry,” said Jeffrey Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director. “We’ve seen great results originating from the Summit as these women have built collaborative relationships and brought ideas gleaned from the event back to their companies.”

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Digital Risk's Ryan Donelson Honered as Gold Stevie

DIGITAL RISK’S RYAN DONELSON HONORED AS GOLD STEVIE® AWARD WINNER IN 2016 STEVIE AWARDS FOR GREAT EMPLOYERS

Stevie winners were presented their awards on September 30 in New York
Maitland, Fla. – October 3, 2016 – Ryan Donelson, Manager, Internal Communications at Digital Risk, LLC, has been named a Gold Stevie® Award winner in the first annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers.

Ryan won Gold in the “Internal Communications Professional of the Year” category for his accomplishments within Digital Risk’s Internal Communications programs and Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives throughout 2015.

“We are extremely proud of Ryan and the contributions he has made to Digital Risk’s internal communications programs and external community initiatives,” said Jeffrey Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director.
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Rising Stars 2016

Digital Risk’s Leo Loomie & Jonathan Sparks named to HousingWire’s 2016 Rising Stars

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Digital Risk’s VP, Client Services Leo Loomie and Assistant General Counsel Jonathan Sparks have been named winners of HousingWire Magazine’s third annual Rising Stars award.

Each year, the HousingWire editorial staff selects 50 professionals representing the best young leaders in the mortgage industry — in lending, servicing, investing and real estate. Each winner is 40 years of age or younger.
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