Phil Rasori to Speak on Two Panels at the 2017 CMBA Western Secondary Market Conference

SAN DIEGO, Calif, July 18, 2017 – Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (MCT), a leading mortgage hedge advisory and secondary marketing technology firm, announced that its COO, Phil Rasori, will be participating on two different panel sessions at the California Mortgage Bankers Association (CMBA) 45th Annual Western Secondary Market Conference show in San Francisco at the Westin St. Francis Hotel from July 19 – 21.

The first panel that Mr. Rasori is scheduled to speak on will be held on Wednesday from 1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. (PDT) located in the California West room. The session will cover topics such as capital markets, MSR liquidity in the governmental space, non-agency loans, common security platforms, and more. The moderator is Rob Chrisman, Chrisman LLC; panelists include Phil Rasori, MCT; Doug Mayer, Resitrader; and Mike Carnes, MIAC.

The second panel that Mr. Rasori is scheduled to speak on will be held on Friday from 7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. (PDT) during a continental breakfast located in the Grand Ballroom where the CMBA Secondary Marketing Committee will meet. The session format will provide the audience with perspective on the MSR market, lender pipeline selling strategies, what the panelists’ views are for opportunities moving forward, and more. The moderator of this session is also Rob Chrisman, Chrisman LLC; panelists include Phil Rasori, MCT; Bill Godfrey, Mason-McDuffie Mortgage Corporation; and Michael Lau, Pingora Asset Management. This particular session is standing room only and requires an R.S.V.P.

At the show, MCT will officially be unveiling Bid Auction Manager™ (BAM), its new secondary marketing bulk bid tape transfer technology. Contact the company to arrange a discussion time at the show regarding this new technology or for more information about MCT’s hedge advisory services and award-winning secondary marketing software.

About Phil Rasori:

Phil Rasori, COO of Mortgage Capital Trading

Mr. Rasori is a recognized thought-leader in capital markets operations within the mortgage banking community. His areas of expertise include complex financial modeling, computational dynamics, and linear programming for operational optimization. He developed the ground-breaking mortgage pipeline hedging algorithms that form the foundation of MCT’s HALO Program today. He has also pioneered several metrics that have become standard industry parlance, including “beta pull-through” factors.

In addition to banking clients, Mr. Rasori has consulted with GSE agencies and the US Government on hedging best practices for community banks. Mr. Rasori, has functionally led MCT operations since 2005 and ascended to his current role as COO in 2007. He is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego, and holds a B.S. in Management Science.

About MCT:
Mortgage Capital Trading, Inc. (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. In addition, MCT offers a suite of tools and supporting guidance for MSR needs. For more information, visit or call (619) 543-5111.

Ian Miller
Chief Marketing Officer
Mortgage Capital Trading