Precision LM 3.0: The best technology to meet agency reporting requirements

By Bishal Thapa

Precision LM 3.0

Government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) like Fannie Mae have been providing liquidity and stability to the multifamily mortgage market for more than 30 years.

The Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS) network plays a critical role in the execution of Fannie Mae’s multifamily business – DUS lenders adhere to intense credit and underwriting standards as mandated by the agency. To ensure they meet ongoing reporting and compliance requirements like these, lenders must use technology that is sound, automated, and efficient.

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Construction lending and servicing: What’s the right technology?

By Bishal Thapa

Effectively managing the complexities of construction loans can be challenging for lenders and servicers. Whether you are tracking all sources and uses of funds, reconciling your budgets, managing inspections, or reporting on the project, a real-time, automated technology solution is critical for success. Continue reading

The challenge of complexity: The impact of corporate actions processing, part 3

By Tongjai Lertphaisan

Do you regularly miss deadlines? Are your systems manual and error-prone? Are you looking for ways to improve your firm’s corporate action processing?

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Going the distance: Attracting the elusive millennial investor, part 1

By Nick Curwen

As any sports enthusiast knows, the best teams are the ones that properly execute the basics. Asset management is a performance game and any firm that fails to generate sustainable, consistent returns faces intense pressure from its clients. However, improvements need to go beyond performance, particularly given the rapid evolution happening in today’s asset management and investor world.

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The leaders within your ranks

By Adam Hall

Building a culture of effective leadership is not easy, and involves a multi-pronged approach. Hosting a leadership seminar once or twice a year is not enough to guarantee success.  To attain long-term success, you need to weave in the search for great leaders throughout the fabric of your organization.

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CAM reconciliation season is here again

By Anton Systems, Inc. A Florida-based preferred SKYLINE partner

Here it is again – Common Area Maintenance (CAM) reconciliation season. Management is waiting for accounting to finalize their numbers so they can get the reconciliation billings out. But commercial and retail management reconciliations are some of the more complicated types to evaluate and finalize, with anchor specific on the retail side and gross up expenses on the office management side.

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Access – a key issue of cyber risks

By Lisa McLaughlin, Information Security Officer

Today, cyber threats are real and ever changing. In response, regulatory rules must constantly evolve in attempt to mitigate this dynamic threat. In the first of this two-part blog series, we’ll take a look into the complex roles of in-house attorneys and security professionals, and how they are intrinsic to the success of your business by protecting your organization’s sensitive information.

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How scalable is your lending operation?

By: Bishal Thapa

With a paradigm shift from traditional to alternative lending, the alternative lending industry is facing unprecedented growth. Non-banks, marketplace lenders, mezzanine lenders, mortgage REITs, and funds that originate loans must all be prepared to accommodate a growing demand for their services. They must effectively manage their growth so they can remain operationally efficient, nimble, and profitable.

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The Unique Nature of Direct Lending Funds

By: Alex Tarantino

Investment

Alternative finance is growing rapidly in Europe and is fast becoming an established investment strategy. Loans are a unique asset class that must be treated quite separately from bonds. This poses new challenges for firms entering the direct lending market. Continue reading