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Carry Opportunity: Strategy for Banks and Depositories (Whitepaper)

Carry Opportunity: Strategy for Banks and Depositories (Whitepaper)

Current conditions in the MBS market have created an opportunity for depositories to take advantage of their low funding costs to pick up investment income. We encourage our bank and depository clients to consider using the approach outlined in this summary to take advantage of these current unusual conditions in mid-2019.

Introduction to Mandatory Loan Sale Delivery

Introduction to Mandatory Loan Sale Delivery

In this post, we will provide an overview for implementing mandatory loan sale delivery and how mortgage bankers like Andrew Stringer at First Bank were able to capture a +52 bps pickup over best efforts.

MCT Community Webinar: Outsourcing Mortgage Operations

MCT Community Webinar: Outsourcing Mortgage Operations

Our MCT community webinar will discuss a specific model for leveraging outsourcing in all stages of the mortgage origination life cycle. Join us April 25th at 10am to learn why outsourcing is a powerful tool for mortgage companies and aggregators.

The Single Security Initiative Explained

The Single Security Initiative Explained

Our webinar recap will help you be prepared for this important transition to the Single Security Initiative (SSI), review the rationale behind the initiative, how the structure of the mortgage industry will (and will not) change, how pooling, trading, and delivery will be affected, and the main prep tasks for lenders.

Webinar: Navigating the Waters of MSR Sales

Webinar: Navigating the Waters of MSR Sales

Join webinar to learn how to determine which MSRs to sell, how to evaluate bids you receive, and tips for negotiating a contract. Topics will also include expected challenges, purchase terms, and timing of the sale.

Texas Women Mortgage Banker’s (TWMB) Inaugural Event (Event Recap)

Texas Women Mortgage Banker’s (TWMB) Inaugural Event (Event Recap)

The Texas Women Mortgage Banker’s (TWMB) networking group’s inaugural event, hosted in conjunction with the 2019 TMBA Southern Secondary Conference, was reported to be a hugely successful event, one that marks the start of many more collaborative and engaging events for mortgage professionals in Texas. MCT is proud to have been the sole sponsor of this first ever networking luncheon in the state of Texas.

Industry Trends: Economic & MBS Market Outlook 2019 (Whitepaper)

Industry Trends: Economic & MBS Market Outlook 2019 (Whitepaper)

In this whitepaper by Bill Berliner, Director of Analytics, we explore the current events and trends that have the greatest power to impact the secondary market in 2019. What changes to interest rates are expected? What influence might those changes have on volumes? Learn the answers to these questions and more.

Webinar: 5 Ways to Improve Profitability in the Current Market

Webinar: 5 Ways to Improve Profitability in the Current Market

Register and attend on February 20, 2019 at 11AM Pacific for actionable tactics that address both short and long-term profitability. The webinar will be moderated by Chris Anderson, CAO of MCT, and feature panelists James Deitch, CEO and Co-Founder of TeraVerde, and Bill Berliner, Director of Analytics at MCT.