April 8, 2015

Press Release

New York, NY – On March 25th – 27th, Mortgage Industry Advisory Corporation (MIAC) hosted its 6th Annual Secured Financing Conference in Orlando. The event was well attended by Secured Finance professionals representing a myriad of banks from across the country.

The event featured two days of interactive presentations by MIAC experts on topics including whole loan trading, whole loan valuation, seasoned residential and commercial whole loan markets, loan sensitivity & stress testing analysis and borrower analytics.

“Our goal is to provide our Clients with cutting-edge solutions addressing challenges in the capital markets and regulatory developments,” said Paul Van Valkenburg, Principal at MIAC.

“Most importantly, we’re excited to officially release our new family of macro factor behavioral models, MIAC CORE™ to our users. MIAC CORE™ as a behavioral model, as a software component, and as a third-party validated solution was tremendously well received.”

Jody Shenn, Bond Market Reporter of Bloomberg News and conference keynote speaker gave an engaging presentation on the myths of the mortgage market which highlighted paradoxical facts and statistics referenced in industry publications over the last two decades.

The Secured Financing Conference is part of a series of events MIAC hosts annually for Clients. MIAC offers solutions to financial institutions for risk management, asset/liability management, asset valuation and brokerage.


About MIAC

For over 25 years, Mortgage Industry Advisory Corporation (MIAC) has been the preferred destination for sophisticated mortgage participants, offering third-party mortgage asset valuations, secondary market hedge advisory solutions, as well as state-of-the-art behavioral software models.

MIAC’s unique “open box” approach to providing clients with industry-leading software, behavioral models and services for the valuation and risk management of mortgage pipelines, mortgage servicing rights (MSRs), commercial & residential whole loans, yields highly effective solutions at a competitive cost.

MIAC Analytics is the most sophisticated mortgage pricing and risk management software suite available. The MIAC Analytics software suite now includes MIAC Vision™ an asset-liability solution, which applies MIAC’s CORE™ behavioral models at the loan level. MIAC CORE™ is a family of asset-level behavioral models of voluntary and involuntary prepayments for residential mortgages, auto loans, credit cards, unsecured consumer loans conditional responses to HPI, CPI, GDP, unemployment rates and mortgage rates. Spanning the analytical spectrum from loan origination to balance sheet risk management, MIAC Analytics is the integrated and comprehensive analytical solution for mortgage originators, mortgage servicers and balance sheet managers.


Media Contact:  Jessica Fiorenza   jessica.fiorenza@miacanalytics.com    (212) 233-1250 x225