Whole Loan Trading: What’s the Latest?

The Mortgage Bankers Association on Thursday, June 4th, hosted a discussion PHOENIX’s Brian Cerise and industry experts joined to discuss market intelligence and practical observations to help you better navigate trades and manage your Whole Loan portfolio. This discussion is…

COVID-19 Impact on Scratch & Dent Trading and Where We Go Next

Presented by The Mortgage Collaborative, PHOENIX’s Brian Cerise, Jason Eisendrath, and Kelton Carter for a discussion that will provide impactful knowledge and practical observations on loan trading in today’s environment. This discussion aims to assist with scratch and dent best…

April 2020 PHOENIX Market Snapshot

The PHOENIX Analytics team would like to share our April 2020 monthly snapshot. In this report, PHOENIX continues to explore the COVID-19 impact, with our special topic, Mortgage Forbearance Overview. In addition, PHOENIX reviews key economic and housing indicators, interest…

Daily Primary Borrower Par Mortgage Rates

The PHOENIX Analytics group publishes daily primary borrower par mortgage rates for its clients and industry participants. If you would like to be added to our daily par rate distribution list, subscribe by submitting your name and email below. Feel…

Whole Loan Risk Management With Sensitivity Analysis

Over the past month, there have been significant changes in the mortgage market, leaving future industry changes unclear. Loan portfolios are subject to a variety of risks, most notably interest rate risk and credit risk. To help measure and manage…

Introducing the Advance Forecasting Module Webinar

On April 30th, PHOENIX’s William McPartlon, Stephen Rudner, Stephen Fleming, and Jerry McCoy introduced our Advance Forecasting Module, a new tool engineered to assist servicers and investors in this COVID-19 market. During this webinar, PHOENIX presented how the Advance Forecasting…

March 2020 PHOENIX Market Snapshot

The PHOENIX Analytics team would like to share our March 2020 monthly snapshot. In this report, PHOENIX explores the COVID-19 impact, with our special topic, Crisis Comparison: 2008 vs 2020. In addition, PHOENIX reviews key economic and housing indicators, interest…

COVID-19’s Effects on the Whole Loan Market

COVID-19 has created unprecedented volatility in all markets, which in turn has stressed many participants. The whole loan market is no different. Liquidity remains in the space; however, PHOENIX believes that sellers should adjust their sales strategy and expectations to…

MSR Liquidity Concerns and COVID-19: Part II

As a follow up to our webinar held on March 31, Mortgage Bankers Association, PHOENIX’s Doug Mayers, and industry experts met once again, on April 10, to provide a fresh look on the state of liquidity in the MSR market,…