Post Tagged with: "Mortgage Banking"

GonzoLender’s Top 5 Tips for Selecting a Loan Origination System

GonzoLender’s Top 5 Tips for Selecting a Loan Origination System

by July 28, 2014 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

Bankers face a lot of work and challenges as they attempt to marry new lending systems with elegant, customer-friendly lending processes.

The Cloud-Based Conundrum

The Cloud-Based Conundrum

by April 25, 2014 at 5:53 pm 0 comments

Financial institutions outsource their solutions – and their trust – to large, big name vendors with the belief that outages won’t happen. Unfortunately, it doesn’t always work that way.

Crashing Mortgage Margins Beg for More Innovation

Crashing Mortgage Margins Beg for More Innovation

by March 28, 2014 at 2:46 pm 0 comments

Lost amid the waterfall of news this week was the fact that the average profit on mortgages has fallen to their lowest point since the Mortgage Bankers Association started recording the data in 2008. Last quarter, mortgages paid lenders an average profit of $150. It was $743 in the fourthRead More

The 2013 GonzoBanker Awards

The 2013 GonzoBanker Awards

by December 19, 2013 at 8:01 pm 1 comment

Time for us to toast the mighty, recognize the innovators, skewer those who have rambled off the path of righteousness, and poke a little fun at all of the above.

Gonzo Point/Counterpoint on Loan Productivity: People vs. Technology

Gonzo Point/Counterpoint on Loan Productivity: People vs. Technology

by June 24, 2013 at 2:17 pm 2 comments

Saturday Night Live immediately came to mind during a recent lending debate between Cornerstone consultants Jim Pinckney and Sam Kilmer at Gonzo HQ in Scottsdale. So, we offer up an installment of Gonzo’s Point/Counterpoint. Oh come on, you just know that loan productivity is a naturally riveting debate!
The topic is this: With a massive productivity gap between […]

Does Your Bank Test and Learn?

Does Your Bank Test and Learn?

by April 19, 2013 at 2:09 pm 0 comments

With significant competitive threats, limited discretionary resources and higher levels of uncertainty, bankers need to more seriously adopt a “TEST AND LEARN” approach to their strategic initiatives.

Do Banks Need Intelligence Officers?

Do Banks Need Intelligence Officers?

by March 4, 2013 at 5:13 pm 0 comments

The industy is changing at near-light speed. Now might be the time for bank “intelligence” officers.

Liquidity, Pricing and Tail Risk … Oh My!

Liquidity, Pricing and Tail Risk … Oh My!

by January 29, 2013 at 6:24 pm 0 comments

If I had a bond portfolio that was 350% of my shareholder equity, I would be all about preparation and mental drills right now.

Five Consumer Banking Megatrends

by November 16, 2012 at 11:02 am 1 comment

How Americans bank is undergoing a lot of changes right now. Free checking as we know it is becoming an endangered species, people are doing a lot more of their banking online, and smartphones and prepaid debit cards are taking off. As we move towards 2013, with planning well underwayRead More

Vendor Dirt: 2012 Finovate Fall

Vendor Dirt: 2012 Finovate Fall

by September 25, 2012 at 4:09 pm 2 comments

Finovate is great for seeing what some wildly sharp minds have in store to keep the innovation ball rolling.