Mortgage lenders are jumping on the outsourcing-to-India bandwagon. But they're keeping their plans and actions under wraps in the politically charged debate over how foreign outsourcing affects workers in the United States. IGate Global Solutions, a global technology and operations firm, last month announced a deal with Greenpoint Mortgage that will involve "relocating certain services to India." "Operations will commence shortly and be housed in iGate's new 14-acre campus situated in Whitefield, Bangalore," iGate said in a statement. But Greenpoint won't discuss the details or answer questions about its outsourcing strategy. Sending jobs to India is a touchy subject for American workers. Indeed, Presidential candidate Sen. John Kerry has even started to use the issue as a soapbox t...
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