BSI Financial Services often participates in industry panel discussions that pertain to the loan services industry, and its executives are frequently asked to weigh in on topics of significance in news publication interviews. Here are links to proceedings and articles in which we have participated or have been profiled.

Gagan Sharma of BSI Financial Services on the Future of Mortgage Servicing
July 2018
In a wide-ranging interview published in the Mortgage Bankers Association Industry Insights news publication, Gagan discusses the role of data and analytics in loan servicing, preparing for natural disasters and the challenges of maintaining compliance in a highly regulated environment.

BSI Financial Now Among S&P Select Servicers
March 2018
MortgageOrb reports that BSI Financial Services is issued an "Average" rating by S&P, which added the company to the S&P Select Servicer List.

BSI Financial Services Selects Sunesis for Vendor Management Efforts
March 2018
BSI Financial Services selects IndiSoft, a provider of technology solutions for the financial services industry, to provide vendor management functionality through its Sunesis platform

BSI Financial's Gagan Sharma Expresses 'Cautious Confidence' in the Housing Market
March 2018
Gagan Sharma sounds a note of cautious optimism in this National Mortgage News article that surveys leading industry executives on their housing market outlook.

Gagan Sharma Sees Growth in Non-QM Lending in 2018 as Rates Rise and Lenders Focus on Underserved Markets
February 2018
In a February interview with the Progress in Lending Association, Gagan Sharma weighs in with his lending activity outlook and thoughts on how technology is creating a new baseline expectation among borrowers.

Gagan Sharma Calls for Stability in Regulatory Oversight
February 2018
Gagan Sharma is quoted in a DSNews article that explored the pace of regulatory change in mortgage lending. He asserts that frequent changes in regulations challenge the industry's ability to adhere to new laws and guidelines.

BSI Financial's Technology Thinking, Explained
February 2018
Following the release of a new mobile app designed for BSI Financial borrowers, President and CEO Gagan Sharma explains in a DSNews interview that the company's data-driven approach is designed to make the customer experience and engagement seamless, convenient and problem-free.

BSI Financial Launches Mobile App
February 2018
BSI Financial announces the release of a new mobile application designed to give borrowers anytime-anywhere access to their loan information. Borrowers can make payments, request documents and contact BSI Financial with questions about their loans.

Gagan Sharma Explains How BSI Financial is Transforming Mortgage Servicing
October 2017
Gagan Sharma explains how mobile banking, more frequent reporting and exception processing are transforming loan servicing in this issue of National Mortgage Professional.

BSI Financial Services Appoints Scott A. Johnson as Controller
October 2017
BSI Financial Services announced the appointment of Scott A. Johnson as senior vice president, corporate controller.

BSI Financial Services Makes Inc. 5000 List for the Second Time
August 2017
BSI Financial Services was ranked 1756 on Inc. Magazine's list of the 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the U.S.

EY Announces Gagan Sharma, President and CEO of BSI Financial Services, as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award Finalist in the Southwest Region
June 2017
Gagan Sharma, CEO and President of BSI Financial Services, is a finalist for the EY 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year (Southwest) Award. Among his accomplishments: growing BSI Financial by a factor of 50X in the past 10 years while facing economic and regulatory headwinds.

Gagan Sharma is interviewed on Playmakers with Steve A. Klien
May 2017
Gagan Sharma explains the functions and challenges involved in loan servicing, how BSI Financial has evolved since its founding in 1986, and how developing core values has guided the company as it achieved explosive growth in the past ten years.

Mortgage Servicer BSI Financial Deploys Advanced Analytics Engine
February 2017
Mortgage servicer BSI Financial Services reports that it is now using an advanced analytics engine to monitor its approximately $10 billion servicing portfolio. Using this in-house-developed, proprietary analytics tool, BSI can identify and resolve issues with loans before they become problems.

BSI Financial Services Makes SMU's Dallas 100 List for the Third Year
December 2016
The Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at SMU'c Cox School of Business annually recognizes businesses for their growth, ingenuity and contribution to the Dallas-area economy. BSI Financial Service was ranked 16 on the list of 100 companies.

Mohit Pathan, Nonny Sanchez join BSI Financial Services’ Management Team
November 2016
Citing skills that both complement BSI Financial's management team while addressing subject matter expertise needs, President and CEO Gagan Sharma says that the new management team members enables BSI Financial to better balance risk with business growth.

For the Second Consecutive Year, BSI Financial Services Makes SMU's Dallas 100 list
November 2015
The Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship at SMU'c Cox School of Business annually recognizes businesses for their growth, ingenuity and contribution to the Dallas-area economy. BSI Financial Service was ranked 27 on the list of 100 companies.

BSI Financial Services is Ranked by Inc. as One of the Fastest Growing-Private U.S. Companies
August 2015
Each year, Inc. ranks the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. BSI Financial Services was ranked 2008 among 5,000 companies with a three-year revenue growth rate of 197% with 255 new jobs created during the same time frame.

BSI Financial Services Receives GNMA Issuer Approval
May 2015
Adding to growing list of investor and agency approvals, BSI Financial servces has been approved as an issuer by GNMA, giving BSI Financial the ability to service loans that have been placed in GNMA securitizations and bolstering the company's reputation as a company having sound servicing practices and a track record of regulatory compliance.

SMU's Cox School of Business Recognizes BSI Financial Services
September 2014
Co-founded by the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship in 1990, the Dallas 100TM Awards is an annual event that identifies and honors the 100 fastest-growing privately held companies in the Dallas area. To qualify for the Dallas 100, a company must meet a number of criteria based on its legal status, location, sales history, credit report, and character.

MReport's Compliance Company Guide
March 2014
MReport profiles BSI Financial's business capabilities in providing its clients compliance support and guidance, focusing on the firm's unique perspectives: compliance as a new frontier for creating value; building electronic safety nets for ensuring communication consistency, and training employees in practices that recognize our regulated industry.

Housingwire's Compliance All-stars
December 2013
Housingwire profiles nine companies that are swinging for the fences to help their clients win at compliance. In this article, Housingwire interviews Rose Yuhas, a compliance auditor at BSI Financial Services, to uncover how BSI Financial delights its clients with specialized services.

MReport's Due Diligence Guide Profiles BSI Financial Services
December 2013
Housingwire profiles BSI Financial Services, homing in on its due diligence services; its unique perspective on applying due diligence to new and seasoned loans, and its commitment to personalized service and efficiency for clients large and small...

Housingwire Celebrates 14 Companies Setting Their Sights High in 2014
December 2013
BSI Financial uncovers what it takes to succeed in the era that many are calling "the new normal." Among the success criteria are transparency, technical proficiency, excellence in information technology and the ability to think rather than plan strategically....

Pacifica Companies Selects BSI Financial to Service Securitizations
May 2013
The first winning bidder for the Federal Housing Finance Agency REO pilot initiative, Pacifica Companies, picked BSI Financial Services to service two of its key securitizations. As a private mortgage servicer, BSI will manage Pacifica's Real Estate Asset Trust 2013-1 and...

Short-sale Fraud a Problem for Investors
June 2012 2011
More effort should be made to prevent short-sale fraud so that investor returns are maximized, said Gagan Sharma, chief executive of Titusville, Pa.-based servicer BSI Financial. “We are probably much easier to work with than a larger servicer...."

LoanServ Selected as Platform for BSI Financial Services
December 2011
Financial services technology firm Fiserv (FISV) announced that its LoanServ platform has been selected by BSI Financial Services to automate the company's enhanced default servicing processes and other functions for clients. Irving, TX-based BSI Financial Services offers mortgage subservicing...

Spotlight: Servicing Fee Change
April 2011
At the Fifth Annual SourceMedia Mortgage Servicing Conference in Dallas, attendees concerned about the future of their industry discussed proposals to change the mortgage servicing fee structure and the realignment of servicer incentives, changes in definitions and foreclosure timelines, the consequences of...

Day in the Life
January 2011
Ever wonder what it’s really like inside some of our industry’s top companies? This month, DS News takes a behind-the-scenes look at BSI Financial...

Mortgage Servicing News
November 2010
Insiders expect significant servicing quality control cost increases as mortgage servicers go under financial and political pressure to implement efficient systems...

MBA Newslink Question-and-Answer
October 2010
MBA Newslink interview with Gagan Sharma, president, BSI Financial Inc., Irving, Texas
April 2010
When Bank of America announced last week that it would begin cutting loan balances for distressed mortgage borrowers, it marked a sea change in the way lenders deal with seriously delinquent loans...
February 2010
To rely on traditional cost-cutting to earn profit no longer goes far enough. The only real way to deal with cost is to control it. And sometimes a team needs more than one player to do it. Sylvia Alayon, vice president of operations for the Florida due diligence firm Consumer Mortgage Audit Center, which just opened a new division...

Viewpoint: The Alternatives to Loan Mods Are More Effective on Wednesday 25 August 2010
We believe that short sales and deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, included in the new Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives Program, are the best ways to go in such a scenario...

Specialty Servicing: A Delicate Balance
Mortgage Banking Magazine
Hunting season this year started early for those taking aim at the financial community - particularly the mortgage sector, which finds itself in the political cross hairs on what seems like a daily basis...

BSI Financial CEO Gagan Sharma Drops the Dime on HAMP
By on Thursday 25 February 2010
Gagan Sharma sat down for this episode of In This Corner to discuss whether the 116,000 permanent HAMP modifications is a recovery mirage or a viable solution.

Is Change Coming to GSE Mortgage Servicing?
By on Friday 22 January 2010
The mortgage finance industry is abuzz over a rumored change to the way the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) Fannie Mae (FNM) and Freddie Mac (FRE) would assign and manage mortgage servicing rights.

BSI Financial Services Draws Interest In Portfolios
By on Tuesday 29 April 2008
BSI Financial Services Inc., an Irving, Texas-based provider of subservicing, due diligence and quality-control audit services, has signed up several hedge funds and private investment firms acquiring subperforming and nonperforming mortgage portfolios.

BSI Licenses Moss Codilis Software
By on 04 February 2008
BSI Financial Services Inc., an Irving, Texas-based provider of mortgage subservicing and loan quality-control services, has partnered with Moss Codilis LLP for its default management services and software.