Technology, mortgage servicing rights and financial regulations are among the topics to be covered at a host of mortgage-related conferences during the next few months.
Lendit USA 2017 is billing itself as "the world's biggest show in lending and fintech." The convention runs from March 6 to March 7 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York
Lendit attendees will pay $2,995 to
honor and recognize innovation, emerging talent and top performers and experience "limitless business opportunities and networking."
Among the featured speakers are
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray, Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry and loanDepot LLC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Anthony Hsieh.
The Association of Mortgage Professionals is conducting its NAMB East from March 16 to March 18 at the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta. The cost is $120.
From March 26 through March 28, the American Bankers Association is holding its Risk Management Conference. The event, which takes place at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis, costs $1,490 for ABA members and $1,890 for non-members.
"The conference will feature more than 30 sessions on a range of risk management topics, including enterprise risk governance, operational risk, market risk, credit risk, cyber vulnerability and fraud," the trade group said in a statement.
The Hyatt Regency Chicago is the location of the Mortgage Bankers Association's
National Technology In Mortgage Banking Conference & Expo from March 26 through March 29. Registration costs between $1,250 and $2,700 depending on the date of registration and MBA membership status.
At the Information Management Network's 4th Annual Residential Mortgage Servicing Rights Forum, which takes place on March 27 and March 28 at the Marriott Downtown in New York, speakers will talk about near-term MSR investment plans, expected increases in MSR prices and their latest MSR transactions.
In addition, the speakers -- including Freedom Mortgage Corp. President and CEO Stanley Middleman -- will discuss MSR hedging practices and what they've been doing to improve their servicing. The event costs between $1,195 and $2,095 depending on the date purchased.
At the American Bankers Association's
Real Estate Lending Conference in Orlando, Florida, at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, lenders will explore ways to broaden their competitive edge and enhance their lending potential. The conference, which starts on March 29 and concludes on March 31, costs $1,490 for ABA members and $1,890 for non-members.
From April 10 through April 12, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is hosting its
Building Blocks for Directors workshop in Pittsburgh at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center. The workshop focuses on directors' duties and core responsibilities, discusses major laws and regulations and increases familiarity with the examination process.
OCC workshops cost $99 and are limited to the first 35
registrants. Attendees can register online at www.seiservices.com/occ.
On April 11, the OCC is conducting its Credit Risk workshop in Phoenix at the Crowne Plaza Phoenix Airport. Directors of financial institutions will learn how to identify trends and recognize problems.
Then, the next day also at the Crowne Plaza Phoenix Airport, the regulator is hosting
Operational Risk workshop, which focuses on the key components of operational risk -- people, processes and systems.
In Washington at the JW Marriott, the
2017 NAMB Legislative & Regulatory Conference takes place on April 22. NAMB members can register for $299.
Beginning on April 30 and concluding May 3, the MBA's National Secondary Market Conference & Expo 2017 is happening in the Big Apple at the New York Marriott Marquis. Depending on the date purchased and membership standing, registration costs between $1,050 and $2,600.
From May 7
to May 10, MBA is holding its Legal Issues and Regulatory Compliance Conference in Miami at the Intercontinental Miami. Attendees will pay between $1,195 and $2,905 based on the registration date and whether or not they are an MBA member.
The Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix is the venue for MBA's
Commercial/Multifamily Servicing & Technology Conference from May 21 to May 24. Registration is priced between $890 and $1,560 depending on the date purchased and membership status.
July 17 through July 21 are the dates of the
California Mortgage Bankers Association's 45th Annual Western Secondary Market Conference at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco.