November 14, 2022

Residential Mortgage Servicing Rights Forum


Mayer Brown Partners Eric Edwardson and Haukur Gudmundsson will speak at the Residential Mortgage Servicing Rights Forum being held November 14-15, 2022. This conference will explore key industry issues including the housing market, Covid vs. Post-Covid Pools, a view from the Fed and regulators, and more.

Eric Edwardson will moderate the panel on “Servicing: What Are The Newest Issues As We Go Into The Post-Covid Era?” on November 14th. Topics discussed will include:

  • Servicing transfers… Have the pipes been wide enough to handle all the flow? What have been the clogs?
  • Have all the easy mods been done? What is left?
  • How are you ensuring full datasets of transferred pools? And what else do you need to do before the transfer?
  • Impact of capital regulations
  • Are the factors still in place for subservicing continue to gain volume?
  • How is recapture and cross-selling going?
  • What should you be looking for in a sub-servicer?
  • Are you ready for a flood of non-performing loans?
  • Non-QM and what you need to know

Haukur Gudmundsson will moderate the panel on “Size, Scale & Exposure… Private Equity vs. Servicing vs. Origination vs. Buying Loans And Securitized Pools: Comparing Different Avenues Of MSR Market Participation As Interest Rates Rise” on November 14th. Topics discussed will include:

  • Impact of investment size and how much you need to be profitable
  • Comparing Cusips vs. certificates
  • How much leverage?
  • Evaluating risks of different approaches as the economic scenario changes: The advantages and disadvantages of being a direct buyer vs. partnering with a seller
  • Are you looking to own, take on operational risk or be a financial investor?
  • How are smaller banks participating?
  • Fund structuring and equity raising
  • The ins and outs of the JV structure
  • What is in your buy box? What is out?

Mayer Brown is a Silver Sponsor.

For more information, please visit the conference website.

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