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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.

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.

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.

MCT Announces Bid Pricing on Open Pipelines in Collaboration with Leading Investors

MCT Announces Bid Pricing on Open Pipelines in Collaboration with Leading Investors

Lenders using MCT’s loan pipeline management software, MCTlive!, received bid tape pricing at the loan level on their open pipeline in year-end mark-to-market reports, a major improvement over the rate sheet and direct trade pricing typically used for this purpose and the first step in addressing a recent crisis in derivative asset pipeline valuation.

MCT Exchange 2018 Recap

MCT Exchange 2018 Recap

Despite two full days of rain, returning attendees have said that this year’s MCT Exchange was still the best one yet! Rain or shine (but mostly shine), the MCT Exchange is hosted every year in San Diego, inviting MCT clients, vendor partners, and staff to share...

New Bid Tape AOT Executions Explained (Webinar Recap)

New Bid Tape AOT Executions Explained (Webinar Recap)

Join us in this educational post as we recap the best information on these new delivery options introduced in our industry webinar on October 11th, 2018. “Under the right conditions, bid tape AOT offers a prescriptive economic value over other executions.”

Industry Trends: What Caused Lender Profit Margin Compression?

Industry Trends: What Caused Lender Profit Margin Compression?

We are proud to introduce our latest whitepaper, What Caused the Lender Profit Margin Compression? by Bill Berliner, for those who are interested in diving into MCT client and market data. We’ll discuss lender competition, decreasing volumes, increased interest rates, and weakening of relative pricing of mortgage-backed securities (MBS) as contributors.