Fidelity shares details of April breach
Fraud Watch, Industry News
Fidelity National Financial released a letter stating it was a victim of a targeted phishing attack in April. Keep reading to learn more about the attack.
Purchase and commercial favorable to First American in third quarter
Industry News, Market Data
First American CEO Dennis Gilmore said a continued emphasis on operating efficiency, coupled with seasonal strength in the purchase and commercial markets, had a favorable impact of the title segment in the third quarter.
Hale Abstract now a part of Hamilton National Title in Indiana
Hale Abstract of Shelbyville, Ind., has joined Central Indiana-based Hamilton National Title. Hamilton’s CEO Dan Fowler told The Title Report it’s a good fit because of the mix of business and the geographic locations.
The 10 commandments of compliance
How can title agents and companies survive in the new world of intense regulatory and litigation scrutiny? At RESPRO’s recent Fall Seminar 2014, two top RESPA attorneys presented their top 10 recommendations for avoiding investigations and dealing with regulatory audits. Read on to find out what regulators and looking for and the steps you can take to make sure your organization meets their compliance standards if they come knocking on your door.
Live from ALTA Annual
The Title Report is attending the American Land Title Association’s 2014 Annual Convention Seattle. Read on for a glimpse at Day 1.
Title industry reacts to Wells Fargo announcement
Industry News, Operations
The Title Report spoke to agents and vendors about Wells Fargo’s announcement that it would distribute the Closing Disclosure form itself rather than rely on the title agent. Read on to find out their reactions to the move.