Mobile technology

RON use went up in 2020. Here's why more lenders won't adopt it


Remote online notarization helped originators close loans amid social distancing measures, but complex local laws remain a barrier to its widespread use.


How an app is helping Eastern Bank bond with small businesses


The Boston community bank and a fintech called Monit have developed an app that helps small-business owners forecast their cash flow and how certain events could affect them.


Maine-Illinois credit union merger could foreshadow a trend


Infinity FCU sought out a merger partner after realizing that even at $338 million in assets it was too small to provide the technologies members wanted. It could be a harbinger of more deals among larger players.