MCT Market Update Webinar: 
New Normal Knocking?

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Since February 19, 2020 the mortgage market has essentially done nothing but rally.

Until this week.

The artificial drop in volume from the holidays combined with recent upward pressure on rates has many people wondering whether a “new normal” is knocking on the door.

Join MCT’s as we head into the new year with 2021 Market Update Webinar – the New Normal Knocking? at 11 AM Pacific on Thursday 1/14/21, presented by Phil Rasori and Andrew Rhodes.

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There are many questions that we all have regarding the future in 2021. This webinar will help quell some of those questions by reviewing the market and its changes as well as potential impact of current events in the secondary market world. 

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About the Webinar: 

Join MCT’s Phil Rasori and Andrew Rhodes as they present and discuss about what to expect in 2021.

In this webinar, you will learn about:

  • The state of the market and recent changes
  • Potential impact of current events moving forward
  • How this new normal might influence your secondary marketing strategy
  • Best practices for being prepared for these market change

“While there are many unknowns on what will happen in 2021, we can still utilize the tools we have to prepare for what is coming tomorrow.”

Phil Rasori, Chief Operating Officer, MCT

About the Webinar Presenters:

Phil Rasori, Chief Operating Officer, MCT

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.

Andrew Rhodes, Director, Trading, MCT

Mr. Rhodes began his career with MCT in 2005 as the company’s first dedicated loan sale specialist. He initially created investor specific models to accurately produce market based mandatory pricing for all pricing aspects in MCT including rate sheet generation,  best executions, and fair market valuations. During the years following his hire, his role was redefined to include client pipeline risk management. Over the years he was able to grow with the company gaining skills and experience in multiple fields in secondary. He was soon after named as SVP of Trading. As a part of his daily operations he has been responsible for overseeing the risk management and loan sale execution for many of MCT’s clients. Outside of the daily operations, Mr. Rhodes has been instrumental in helping to roll out MCTlive’s BAM Platform among many of the other new initiatives at MCT.