The mortgage industry is notorious for its complexity, but there are changes coming to U.S. home finance. Artificial intelligence is providing answers to lenders who need an improved process for mortgage lending.
The bank announced plans to open 100 to 125 branches in fast-growing cities across the Southeast, and will close an equal number in the Midwest. In a way, it's finishing a plan it cooked up nearly two decades ago.
The appointment of David Solomon, who will take over for retiring CEO Lloyd Blankfein, has not altered the bank's aggressive plan to build a mobile phone-based bank for consumers in the U.S. and beyond.