Expect yet another round of consolidation in the mortgage servicing industry in the months ahead.

Further consolidation will almost certainly be a result if the Federal Reserve Board cuts interest rates, bankers and economists agree. If that happens, that means that the industry's top 25 servicers will control close to 60% of this nations' $4 trillion-plus annual servicing business, now handled by about 1,500 servicing specialists.

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