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Fidelity closes deal to acquire ATM Holdings Inc.

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Fidelity National Financial Inc. said today it has closed a deal to acquire title and closing services provider ATM Holdings Inc. According to FNF's most recent quarterly report, it will pay $100 million for ATM under an Aug. 1 agreement. ATM's primary subsidiary is a title insurance agency that provides title and closing services as well as valuation and appraisal services to mortgage originators and banks. ATM has contracts with eight of the top 50 mortgage originators in the country, and is licensed in 42 states and Washington, D.C., FNF said in a statement. ATM also owns and operates Vision Global Solutions, a third-party settlement services software application used by more than 11 major lenders, FFN said. In announcing the deal, FNF Chairman William P. Foley said ATM is a good fit with Fidelity's existing national lender platform, ServiceLink. "The valuation and appraisal expertise of ATM and the existing centralized title and closing platform of ServiceLink will make FNF an ...