Tavant Technologies Powers New Personalized Mortgage POS System from Ditech

Technology from Tavant is playing a role in the comeback of mortgage lender Ditech.

Having completed a financial restructuring that helped bring it out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy in February, Ditech has unveiled a mortgage point of sale solution geared toward Millennial and Generation Z borrowers. The new technology was developed as part of a joint effort between Ditech’s own in-house team and Tavant Technologies, with its digital lending platform, VELOX.

“Tavant is excited to partner with Ditech in an effort to provide a game-changing experience to customers and partners,” Tavant Chief Revenue Officer Hassan Rashid said. “The collaboration brought to life a system that is powered by VELOX and customized for Ditech’s needs based on customer journeys and workflows created by its Innovation Lab.”

Founded in 1958, Ditech Holdings is a Fort Washington, Pennsylvania-based independent servicer and originator of mortgage loans, as well as a reverse mortgage loan servicer. With 3,700 employees, the company trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker “DHCP” and has a market capitalization of $27 million.

“We have been extremely focused on transforming our organization’s customer experience through the adaption of digital solutions that entice the next generation of borrowers, including Millennials and Generation Z.” Ditech Chief Operating Officer Ritesh Chaturbedi said. “Our new system, built on the Tavant VELO platform, is expected to allow for a harmonious, omni-channel experience that will drive trust with customers.”

Tavant’s partnership news comes just days after the company announced another collaboration, this time working with ComplianceEase, an automated compliance solutions provider. The company will integrate with Tavant’s VELOX technology to improve the digital experience for borrowers and make it easier for lenders to close loans. Tavant teamed up with Freddie Mac in May to enable one-click submission of loan data to Freddie Mac’s automated underwriting system. That same month, Factual Data, a major U.S. credit and data validation services provider to the mortgage industry, announced credit integration with Tavant’s VELOX solution.

Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, Tavant Technologies demonstrated its VELOX at FinovateSpring 2017. The VELOX product suite consists of four elements: FinXperience, a suite of portals and companion mobile apps; FinCapture, an autonomous document ingestion platform; FinConnect, a modern mortgage data and services hub; and FinSight, an analytics engine for predictive insights.

Tavant Technologies was founded in 2000. Sarvesh Mahesh is CEO.

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Tavant Teams with Freddie Mac

A new partnership between digital mortgagetech solutions company Tavant and Freddie Mac is aiming to simplify loan data submission.

This week, the two are collaborating on the launch of a one-click submission for Freddie Mac’s automated underwriting system, Loan Product Advisor. The new tool leverages machine learning to enable lenders to submit loan data to both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in a single click and quickly receive a list of borrower options.

“We are enabling mortgage lenders to thrive in the digital era. Our partnership with Freddie Mac will increase productivity, improve accuracy in the loan decisioning and underwriting process and reduce the overall origination cycle time. It provides intelligent support throughout the loan lifecycle and reduces the overall cost of loan origination,” said Hassan Rashid, CRO of Tavant.

To kick off the partnership, California-based Tavant will pilot the new tool with four unnamed lenders. The company demoed VELOX, an AI-powered digital lending product that offers an omnichannel, end-to-end experience for mortgages, at FinovateSpring 2017. Founded in 2000, Tavant employs more than 2,500 people who serve customers across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.

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FinovateSpring Sneak Peek: Tavant Technologies

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FS2017-Logo(rev)V1Tavant VELOX is a digital product suite offering a fluid omni-channel experience and high velocity execution: from home delivery to loan funding.

Features

  • Reduces loan origination costs by 40%
  • Routes loan efficiently through path of least resistance
  • Eliminates paper with digital loan file

Why it’s great
Tavant VELOX enables hyperconnected lending, turning every element digital.

Tavant_AbhinayAsthana_2Presenters

Abhinav Asthana, Director of Products
Asthana heads product innovation and strategy for Tavant’s consumer lending product suite, VELOX. Previously, he ran product strategy and headed the innovation roadmap for a leading LOS (NetOxygen).
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Tavant_MohammadRashid_2Mohammad Rashid, Vice President, Consumer Lending
Rashid heads consumer lending and capital markets at Tavant Technologies. He provides strategy and thought leadership to enable growth and comes with more than 25 years of expertise in the lending space.
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