ICE Mortgage Technology’s eClose solution saves lenders 70 minutes per loan

ICE Mortgage Technology's eClose solution saves lenders 70 minutes per loan

PLEASANTON, Calif., March 8, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ICE Mortgage TechnologyMT, part of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE), a leading global provider of market data, technology and infrastructure, today announced the results of its hybrid return study on investment (ROI) eClose. In-depth independent research conducted by MarketWise Advisors, LLC., found 70 minutes saved per loan and 2.3 days of faster loan cycles. With these results and the recent launch of eNotes, our end-to-end eClose solution will enable our customers to embrace automation and deliver a much improved user experience to lenders and borrowers.

“Results from the ROI study of our eClose solution prove the business value of automation. In this case, 70 minutes of savings per loan and closing loans two days faster translates to increased significant benefits for lenders,” said Joe Tyrrell, president of ICE Mortgage. Technology. “With Encompass eClose, lenders can provide a better experience for borrowers and a single workflow for their own users, where everyone benefits from automation.”

According to the study, ICE Mortgage technology demonstrates the early benefits of adopting eClose, starting with hybrid eClose. These cost savings for lenders are largely the result of the ability to speed loan closeout review and setup, reduce manual process and maintenance costs, reduce rework and errors, which results in both a tangible return on investment and an improvement in the overall borrower experience. As lenders increase hybrid eClose adoption and adopt Encompass eNotes and eNotary, MarketWise LLC experts predict at least $500 in savings per loan, once a full eClose process is implemented.

“As a credit union, we are constantly looking for ways to improve our member offerings,” said John Simonsen, vice president of real estate at Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union. “We began leveraging Hybrid eClose with ICE Mortgage Technology using Encompass in early 2021. -returns related to collecting missing documents, signatures and retouching the loan – which has helped us reduce closing times, plus we are able to reduce timely and costly printing and mailing of paper parcels.

“We are focused on our customer experience and digitizing mortgages for our customers,” said Shawn Song, President of Googain. “By adopting eClosing, we are reducing errors and delays – reducing borrower frustration and giving them peace of mind. With over 70% of our loans being eClosed with ICE Mortgage Technology, we know it’s only the beginning of our efficiency and digitization By leveraging a hybrid eClose process, we reduce errors, missing documents and signatures, save time and money on printing and shipping, and We experience fewer issues after close, which allows us to deliver a faster close. As adoption improves, this process will only be faster and more efficient.”

“As a mortgage industry veteran, I’ve seen mortgages evolve from paper 1003 forms and document faxing to electronic closings where borrowers no longer need to be physically present to sign documents. “said Jordan Brown, CEO of MarketWise Advisors, LLC. “The pandemic has accelerated the need to automate, innovate, and take fencing to the next level, but we still have some way to go as an industry. Full electronic fencing has not been widely adopted because it requires a number of players in the ecosystem to collaborate and adopt new technologies, including e-signatures, e-notes, an e-vault, and an e-notary.A company, such as ICE Mortgage Technology, is particularly well positioned to help lenders by offering these individual workflows on an integrated platform.

Check out the Hybrid eClose ROI results here: and for more information on Encompass eClose, access the latest here:

ICE Mortgage Technology combines technology, data and expertise to help automate the mortgage process, from consumer engagement to loan registration, and every step and task in between. ICE Mortgage Technology is the leading provider of cloud-based loan origination platforms for the mortgage industry, with solutions that enable lenders to originate more loans, reduce origination costs and reduce time to close, all ensuring high levels of compliance, quality and efficiency. . To visit or call (877) 355-4362 to learn more.

About intercontinental exchange

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE) is a Fortune 500 company that designs, builds and operates digital networks to connect people to opportunity. We provide financial technology and data services across major asset classes that provide our clients with access to critical workflow tools that increase transparency and operational efficiency. We operate Tradesincluding the New York Stock Exchangeand clearing houses that help people invest, raise capital and manage risk across multiple asset classes. Our comprehensive fixed income securities data services and execution capabilities provide insights, analytics and platforms that help our clients take advantage of opportunities and operate more effectively. AT ICE Mortgage Technology, we are transforming and digitizing the residential mortgage process in the United States, from consumer engagement to loan registration. Together, we transform, streamline and automate industries to connect our customers to opportunity.

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