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ARMCO Announces New COO

By Tory Barringer Florida-based Aces Risk Management (ARMCO), a provider of Web-based audit technology for the financial services industry, has tapped mortgage quality control expert Phil McCall to serve as COO. The post ARMCO Announces New COO appeared first on DSNews. Via:: ARMCO Announces New COO       

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Rogers Townsend & Thomas Elects Two Shareholders

By Brian Honea Rogers Townsend & Thomas, a banking, default services, insurance, real estate, construction, corporate, and title services sectors law firm, has announced that default services attorneys Robert P. Davis and Michael L. Spicer have been elected Shareholders in the firm. The post Rogers Townsend & Thomas Elects Two Shareholders appeared first on DSNews. Via:: Rogers Townsend & Thomas …

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Real Estate, Finance Industry Vet Joins Jordan Capital Finance as SVP of Business Development

By Brian Honea Jordan Capital Finance (JCF), a private lender backed by Garrison Investment Group, has announced that real estate and finance industry veteran Noah Martin has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Business Development. The post Real Estate, Finance Industry Vet Joins Jordan Capital Finance as SVP of Business Development appeared first on DSNews. Via:: Real Estate, …

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Did Obama Overestimate Progress of Housing Market Recovery?

By Brian Honea One of the main points in President Barack Obama’s speech about housing in Phoenix on Thursday was how far the housing industry has come since the bust of 2008 and particularly since he took office in January 2009. The president admitted that the housing market has not come all the way back yet and there is still …

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California Lawmaker Assigned to Two Housing Committees

By Brian Honea U.S. Representative Ed Royce (R-California), a senior member of the House Finances Services Committee, was assigned to the Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Entities Subcommittee and the Housing and Insurance Subcommittee by HFS Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), according to an announcement from Royce’s website on Friday. The post California Lawmaker Assigned to Two Housing Committees appeared first …

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DS News Webcast: Monday 1/12/2015

By Jordan Funderburk The U.S. unemployment rate slipped another 0.2 percentage points in December as employers introduced 252,000 new jobs. The Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday that the national unemployment rate was down to 5.6 percent by year-end 2014, bringing that number down to its lowest level since June 2008. Economists had expected the jobless rate would fall slightly …

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Report: Fed Paid Record $98.7 Billion to Treasury in 2014

By Brian Honea Preliminary unaudited results indicate that the Federal Home Loan Banks of the U.S. Federal Reserve Board paid a record amount of approximately $98.7 billion out of their 2014 estimated net income of $101.5 billion to the U.S. Department of Treasury, according to an announcement from the Fed on Friday. The post Report: Fed Paid Record $98.7 Billion …

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