Serent Recognized for 2021 Top 10 Middle-Market Deal of the Year

Serent Recognized for 2021 Top 10 Middle-Market Deal of the Year

First American's Acquisition of Serent Portfolio Company, Docutech, Named FinTech Real Estate Deal of the Year Winner

May 10, 2021

First American Bought Docutech, the Fintech Pioneer in E-Signing Mortgages

First American Financial Corp.’s $350 million acquisition of fintech provider Docutech from Serent Capital expands First American’s digital offerings to real estate lenders. Docutech is well-known to home buyers and those refinancing mortgages. Anyone who has bought a home recently or refinanced a mortgage has probably used Docutech to e-sign documents from the lender, especially in Covid. Docutech provides the technology mortgage lenders use to deliver mortgage and settlement services online, essential tools in the era of Covid quarantines. For more on the winning deal, read Mergers & Acquisition’s full writeup.

View the full list of 2021 winner’s here.

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