Mortgage Professional America Magazine Names MCT® COO Phil Rasori to 2016 Hot 100 List

SAN DIEGO, Calif., March 24, 2016 – Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT®), a recognized industry leader in mortgage risk management providing pipeline hedging, best-execution loan sales and centralized lock desk services, announced that its COO, Phil Rasori, has been designated to Mortgage Professional America (MPA) magazine’s 2016 Hot 100 list.

MPA’s annual Hot 100 list honors 100 professionals across the mortgage supply chain who have made a positive difference and helped move the mortgage industry forward with their leadership, innovation and successes.

Mr. Rasori joins the ranks of prestigious Hot 100 winners such as Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve, Richard Cordey, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), David Stevens, President of the Mortgage Bankers Association; Mel Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA); Donald Layton, CEO of Freddie Mac; and other recognizable industry leaders.

Mr. Rasori is a proven industry expert and leader in the area of secondary marketing strategies and solutions.  He developed a wildly successful pipeline hedging and loan sale program called HALO, which combines MCT’s market-proven pipeline hedging disciplines with best-execution negotiated loan sales services.

In addition, Mr. Rasori was the chief architect in overseeing the development of MCTlive!, an award-winning, cutting-edge, web-based software platform for entire secondary marketing departments to reside on.  Since the launch of MCTlive!®, the technology solution has been adopted by the bulk of MCT’s lender clients.

Mr. Rasori is regarded as a well-respected authority on the subject of capital markets. He is regularly invited to speak on secondary marketing focused panels, authors secondary marketing white papers and articles, and attends national as well as state mortgage banking conferences.

The complete list of winner is located on MPA’s website:

About MCT

Mortgage Capital Trading (MCT) is a capital markets-focused risk management and advisory services company providing independent analysis, training, hedging strategy and loan sale execution support to clients engaged in the secondary mortgage market. Founded in San Diego, California in May 2001, the company has expanded to include field sales and support offices in Philadelphia, Dallas, San Francisco and Charlotte. MCT is a recognized leader in the industry and currently supports more than 150 clients on the HALO (Hedging And Loan sales Optimization) Program. The company also develops and supports MCTlive!™, an award-winning real-time, trading and best-execution secondary marketing platform.  MCT’s LockCentral™ is the industry’s largest outsourced centralized lock desk service. For more information, please visit or call (619) 543-5111. 


Ian Miller
Chief Marketing Officer
Mortgage Capital Trading