Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto, is looking to exit the U.S. mortgage market and has hired an investment banking firm to advise it on its options, industry sources have told MortgageWire.A spokeswoman for RBC in Toronto declined to comment. In the fourth quarter, RBC Mortgage originated $3.9 billion in residential loans, ranking 27th nationwide. It services about $4 billion in product. (See the Feb. 28 issue of National Mortgage News for more details.)

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