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Experience 2018 Registration Underway – Don’t Miss Out

Building on the momentum of two straight sold-out events, Ellie Mae Experience 2018 is your opportunity to network with innovators and visionaries, gain advanced knowledge, and enjoy exciting events and inspiring speakers. Don’t miss this the must-attend conference for Encompass users – register now and get the early bird discount.
Calling All Developers — Enter the Encompass Innovation Challenge

Do you have an awesome Encompass API or system enhancement idea, in concept, in process, or built out and in production? Go for the glory and bragging rights, enter our Encompass Innovation Challenge. Not only will the winning innovation be showcased at Experience 2018 and become legendary in the Ellie Mae community, the Grand Prize Winner will also receive two complimentary passes to the conference.
Encompass 17.4 Has Landed

The next major Encompass release, 17.4, is scheduled for October and will include, among other enhancements:

     •   Additional support for 2018 HMDA changes
     •   Correspondent trade enhancements
     •   The ability to complete check boxes, radio buttons, and text boxes in electronic

Learn more – read the Release Notes or watch our on-demand webinar.
Are You Ready? UCD Changes Are Just Days Away…

We are right here with tons of resources to get you ready for the fast-approaching – September 25 – UCD compliance deadline. The Ellie Mae Resource Center includes documents and webinars packed with useful, applicable information – including our Encompass 17.4 Release Webinar’s overview of the latest UCD support updates in Encompass.
…And HMDA Is Coming Fast

Don’t let the looming UCD deadline derail your HMDA prep. The Ellie Mae Resource Center is loaded with HMDA readiness resources, webinars and education tools — including our Encompass 17.4 Release Webinar’s overview of the latest HMDA support updates in Encompass.
Save on Onsite Encompass Training Through October 15

One of the best ways to add efficiency to the mortgage process is to ensure your team is adept at using Encompass. And there’s no better way to get there than to bring the training to them. Onsite training packages bring expert Encompass trainers to your location for multiple days of focused training.

Book one of these trainings for Q4 2017 by October 15 and receive 20% off the regular price:

     •   Admin Essentials (max 12 students) $20% off = $16,000
     •   Developer Essentials (max 10 students) 20% off = $12,000
     •   Encompass End User Training (max 25 students) 20% off = $7,600

Contact Training@elliemae.com to learn more.
Increase Loan Volume with Direct Mail that Delivers

Opportunities for new business are out there. Are you willing to go and get them? Watch our on-demand webinar to hear from one of our experts share use cases for using direct mail to help you gain a competitive edge and how Encompass® Direct Mail can help.
Expert Insight: Creating and Sustaining a Culture of Compliance

Imagine this: compliance, once a daunting, distracting challenge, now innately integrated into your business’ daily way of being. In a recent webinar, recorded and now available on-demand, Bill Mrowczynski, national director of training for Federal Savings Bank, and Kendall Maykowski, director, credit risk for Fannie Mae, outlined processes that could help you weave a culture of compliance into your business’ DNA.
Freddie Mac ACE Integration in Encompass Now Live

Freddie Mac has launched a new, innovative alternative to traditional appraisals: automated collateral evaluation (ACE). ACE is now integrated in Encompass, continuing our mission to help lenders and their borrowers save time and money. Lenders simply submit a loan to Loan Product Advisor® and is notified of ACE eligibility in the Loan Product Advisor Feedback Certificate.
RamQuest Improves Efficiency with Enhanced Encompass Integration

RamQuest and Ellie Mae have enhanced their existing integration to enable smoother and easier communication between Encompass users and RamQuest-enabled title companies. The integration now boasts a more streamlined workflow and single sign-on functionality. You do not have to setup or remember credentials in order to start using the integration. In a couple clicks, you can find a RamQuest-enabled title company, send them an order, and start collaborating using the integration. Additionally, the integration offers true two-way communication enabling users to exchange data and documents using a secure portal without ever leaving their own software.
DataVerify Adds 4506-T Automation to Encompass Integration

DataVerify® now offers an automated process that populates required data elements for submission of 4506-T IRS tax information to the Fannie Mae Day 1 Certainty™ data validation service through Encompass and Ellie Mae’s Total Quality Loan® program.
With this integration, DataVerify is able to provide lenders comprehensive data aggregation and user simplicity while improving efficiency in the loan process. DataVerify is an Authorized Report Supplier of eligible verification reports for Day 1 Certainty from Fannie Mae.

Please contact DataVerify for further information at:

     •   Phone: 866-895-3282 (option 5)
     •   Email: day1@dataverify.com

Compass Analytics’ Risk Management and Servicing Valuation Tools available in Encompass

Compass Analytics offers market-leading pipeline risk management and servicing valuation analytics, CompassPoint™, and the industry’s first capital markets centric product, pricing, and eligibility engine (CPPE™). In both of these applications, Compass supports bi-directional, client configurable integration in Encompass. This automated integration, CompassBridge™, sends pricing, lock, and commitment data into Encompass and imports loan level pipeline updates from the Encompass for real-time risk management and automated lock and re-lock capabilities.