MCT Trading to Speak on Panel Session at Eastern Secondary Marketing Conference

MCT Trading to Speak on Panel Session at Eastern Secondary Marketing Conference

Session will address emerging trends and strategies in capital markets


SAN DIEGO, CA, February 9, 2011 – MCT Trading Inc., a leading hedging and risk management firm, announced that its COO, Phil Rasori, will speak on a panel session that addresses the state of capital markets.  The panel is being held by the Mortgage Bankers Association of Florida at the Grand Hyatt in Tampa Bay, Florida on Thursday, February 10 from 11 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.

The session is geared toward executives and managers who are responsible for overseeing secondary marketing and risk management strategies.  Panel members will explore topics such as market volatility and conditions, best efforts vs. mandatory, AOT vs. direct / hedging strategies, risk retention, present and future of agency participation, repurchase volume and more.

Attendees will gain a solid understanding of the state of capital markets, trending and new strategies in secondary marketing execution and risk management.

Session Moderator:

  • Tony Eelman, Citi

Session Panelists:

  • Phil Rasori, COO, Mortgage Capital Trading (MCT)
  • Tom Millon, CFA, CMB, President and Founder, Capital Markets Cooperative
  • Chris Cordry, Vice President of Secondary Marketing at PrimeLending
  • John B. Jung, Jr., Senior Managing Director at BB&T
  • Dave Bennett, Hedge Manager at Compass Analytics LLC

Session Information
Topic: Capital Markets
Date: Thursday, February 10, 2011
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Location: Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay

MCT Trading will be holding meetings with interested lenders while at the conference.  Contact the company to arrange a discussion time at (619) 543-5111 or via e-mail at

About Mortgage Capital Trading
Founded in 2001, San Diego-based Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT) is an advisory services firm that provides independent analysis, training, hedging strategy, loan sales execution support and daily guidance to clients in the domestic secondary mortgage market. MCT provides an end-to-end support service called The HALO (Hedging And Loan Sales Optimization) program, which delivers consistent profit performance while effectively mitigating the risk associated with changes to interest rates.  MCT specializes in helping mortgage banks and other lenders in making the transition to a hedged/mandatory selling model.  On a daily basis, MCT ensures it clients’ pipeline of locked loans is optimally hedged, evaluating all possible executions with state-of-the-art pricing tools to determine the best all-in price.

For more information, please visit or call (619) 543-5111.

Ian Miller
Chief Marketing Officer
Mortgage Capital Trading