Entries by Finicity Editor

Forbes: Focusing on Trust in Financial Services

Steve Smith, Finicity CEO and co-founder, shares his thoughts on five key requirements that financial services providers need to emphasize to truly empower customers in this article entitled, “Financial Services Can Secure Innovation by Focusing on Trust.” He focuses on control, access, transparency, traceability and security and calls for an industry-wide commitment to enhancing each […]

Ellie Mae Encompass and Consumer Connect Integration Now Live

Finicity is pleased to announce that our Verification of Assets (VOA) integration is now live in the Ellie Mae EncompassⓇ Digital Lending Platform and in Encompass Consumer Connect. Both solutions now include Finicity’s VOA reports that can be delivered to the borrower in an email flow or as part of an uninterrupted web workflow. Our […]

Finicity Solution Live Within Ellie Mae Encompass Consumer Connect

Digital verification report speeds up lending process while improving digital experience for lenders and borrowers SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Dec. 4, 2019 – Finicity, a provider of real-time financial data access and insights, and Ellie Mae®, the leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry, today announced that Finicity’s digital Verification of Assets […]


Home Starts Here Podcast Interviews Andy Sheehan

Andy Sheehan, President and COO at Finicity, chats with Kevin Kauffman on episode 3 of season 2 of Home Starts Here, Freddie Mac’s mortgage industry podcast. Broadcast live from the 2019 MBA Annual event in Austin, Texas, this episode focuses on loan repayment. Andy and Kevin discuss how Freddie Mac’s Loan Product Advisor® asset and […]


Bank on It Podcast Interviews Steve Smith

Steve Smith, Finicity co-founder and CEO, chats with John Siracusa on episode 266 of the Bank on It podcast. They discuss fintech and financial services topics, digging into the stories behind those companies leading the industry into the future. You can listen to the episode here.

Finicity Releases New Asset Pre-Qualification Report for Lenders

Report will help lenders with more actionable data earlier in the application process SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – October 28, 2019 – Finicity, a provider of real-time financial data access and insights, announced today the release of its new AssetReady Report that will rapidly identify a borrower’s assets using consumer-permissioned data during a lender’s pre-qualification […]

American Financial Resources and Finicity Partner to Simplify the Mortgage Experience

Finicity provides asset verification solution to reduce process from weeks to minutes SALT LAKE CITY, Utah and PARSIPPANY, New Jersey – October 10, 2019 – American Financial Resources, Inc. (AFR) announced today it is working together with Finicity—a leading provider of real-time financial data access and insights, to provide its business partners and their borrowers […]

Fastest Growing Mortgage Lenders in 2018

In 2018, 36 major lenders (9,000 mortgage originations and above) were able to produce more closed loans. Those lenders ranged from United Shore Financial, who originated 37,507 more loans than in 2017, to Pacific Union Financial who produced 149 more loans than the previous year. While the market as a whole originated 9% fewer mortgages, […]