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MCT and Lender Price Join Forces to Improve Mortgage Pricing with Loan-Level MSR Values

MCT and Lender Price Join Forces to Improve Mortgage Pricing with Loan-Level MSR Values

Mortgage Capital Trading (MCT®), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, and Lender Price, the first cloud-native provider of mortgage pricing technology, have partnered to provide mortgage lenders using the Lender Price product and pricing engine (PPE) with loan-level MCT MSR values. MCT’s industry-leading mortgage servicing rights (MSR) grids allow Lender Price PPE clients to be more granular, profitable, and efficient when generating their front-end borrower pricing and managing their MSR portfolio.

MCT Reports a 7% Mortgage Lock Volume Increase in Latest Indices Report

MCT Reports a 7% Mortgage Lock Volume Increase in Latest Indices Report

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, announced today an increase of 6.78% in mortgage lock volume compared to the previous month. To gain comprehensive insights into the market dynamics, industry professionals and enthusiasts are invited to download the complete report.

MSR Market Monthly Update – June 2024

MSR Market Monthly Update – June 2024

Click to read the most recent MSR Market Update! – Mortgage rates and some rate indices have experienced a healthy recovery from their lows recorded at the end of February, closing the month of April with robust gains over their end of the year levels. Mortgage rates managed to end the month of April with an increase of about fifty-two (52) basis points, while float income rates have increased by an average of thirty (30) basis points since the end of March. MSR portfolio holders should expect a moderate value recovery in the range of two to six (2-6) basis points from the end of March. However, those increases will vary depending on portfolio vintages and other portfolio characteristics such as Agency and GNMA mix. The downrate risk and its potential impact on MSR values will persist as we navigate through 2024.

MCT Reports a 2% Lock Volume Increase Despite Rising Rates

MCT Reports a 2% Lock Volume Increase Despite Rising Rates

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, today reported a 1.87% increase in mortgage lock volume compared to the previous month. To gain comprehensive insights into the market dynamics, industry professionals and enthusiasts are invited to download the complete report.

MSR Market Monthly Update – May 2024

MSR Market Monthly Update – May 2024

Click to read the most recent MSR Market Update! – Mortgage rates and some rate indices have experienced a healthy recovery from their lows recorded at the end of February, closing the month of April with robust gains over their end of the year levels. Mortgage rates managed to end the month of April with an increase of about fifty-two (52) basis points, while float income rates have increased by an average of thirty (30) basis points since the end of March. MSR portfolio holders should expect a moderate value recovery in the range of two to six (2-6) basis points from the end of March. However, those increases will vary depending on portfolio vintages and other portfolio characteristics such as Agency and GNMA mix. The downrate risk and its potential impact on MSR values will persist as we navigate through 2024.

MCT Launches Complete Best Execution, Now Including Fully Integrated Retain VS. Release MSR Decisioning

MCT Launches Complete Best Execution, Now Including Fully Integrated Retain VS. Release MSR Decisioning

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, proudly introduces a game-changing advancement. With this groundbreaking development, MCT’s Enhanced Best Execution (EBX) solution emerges as a real-time bridge between MCTlive! (live whole loan/SRP execution) and MSRlive! (loan level MSR valuation), revolutionizing the landscape of best execution strategies in the mortgage industry.

MCT Reports a 15% Lock Volume Increase Heading into Buying Season

MCT Reports a 15% Lock Volume Increase Heading into Buying Season

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, announced today an increase of 15.36% in mortgage lock volume compared to the previous month. To gain comprehensive insights into the market dynamics, industry professionals and enthusiasts are invited to download the complete report.

MCT Reports a 20.9% Increase in Mortgage Lock Volume Amidst Rising Rates

MCT Reports a 20.9% Increase in Mortgage Lock Volume Amidst Rising Rates

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, has reported a 20.9% increase in mortgage lock volume in February compared to the previous month. To gain comprehensive insights into the market dynamics, industry professionals and enthusiasts are invited to download the complete report.

MCT Awarded HW Tech100 Mortgage Award for the 5th Consecutive Year

MCT Awarded HW Tech100 Mortgage Award for the 5th Consecutive Year

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, was announced as a 2024 HousingWire Tech100 Mortgage Winner for the 5th consecutive year. For more than a decade, HousingWire’s Tech100 program has identified and recognized the most innovative technology companies serving the mortgage and real estate industries.

Seasonal Lows Contribute to 13.71% Drop in Mortgage Volume

Seasonal Lows Contribute to 13.71% Drop in Mortgage Volume

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), a leading mortgage hedge advisory and secondary marketing software firm, revealed today a 13.71% decline in mortgage lock volume compared to the previous month. To gain comprehensive insights into the market dynamics, industry professionals and enthusiasts are invited to download the complete report.

Monthly Mortgage Volume Decreases 10.7% in Latest MCT Indices Report

Monthly Mortgage Volume Decreases 10.7% in Latest MCT Indices Report

Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), a leading mortgage hedge advisory and secondary marketing software firm, today announced a 10.7% decrease in mortgage lock volume compared to the previous month. This revelation comes as part of MCT’s monthly Lock Volume Indices report, offering valuable insights into the dynamic landscape of the residential mortgage industry.

MCT’s Cara Krause Honored with the Powerful Women of Mortgage Banking Award by Mortgage Banker Magazine

MCT’s Cara Krause Honored with the Powerful Women of Mortgage Banking Award by Mortgage Banker Magazine

– Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT), the de facto leader in innovative mortgage capital markets technology, announced that Cara Krause, VP, Northeast Regional Sales, has been selected as one of the Powerful Women of Mortgage Banking 2023 by Mortgage Banker Magazine. The annual awards recognize successful women who are shattering the glass ceiling and making significant impact in the industry.

Monthly Mortgage Lock Volume Increases 31% in Latest MCT Indices Report

Monthly Mortgage Lock Volume Increases 31% in Latest MCT Indices Report

MCTlive! Mortgage Lock Volume Indices covers the period from June 1 to June 30, 2023, and represents a broad and balanced cross section of several hundred lenders of various sizes and business models in the mortgage industry across retail, correspondent, wholesale, and consumer direct channels.