RiskSpan Adds Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Data to Edge Platform

ARLINGTON, VA, September 12, 2018 — Leading mortgage data analytics provider RiskSpan added Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) Data to the library of datasets available through its RS Edge Platform. The dataset includes over half a billion records from Ginnie Mae that will expand the RS Edge Platform’s critical applications in Reverse-Mortgage Analysis. RS Edge…

Choosing a CECL Methodology

CECL presents institutions with a vast array of choices when it comes to CECL loss estimation methodologies. It can seem a daunting challenge to winnow down the list of possible methods. Institutions must consider considering competing concerns – including soundness and auditability, cost and feasibility, and the value of model reusability. Institutions must convince not…

A Brief Introduction to Agile Philosophy

Reducing time to delivery by developing in smaller incremental chunks and incorporating an ability to pivot is the cornerstone of Agile software development methodology. “Agile” software development is a rarity among business buzz words in that it is actually a fitting description of what it seeks to accomplish. Optimally implemented, it is capable of delivering…