SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Firm of Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Launches an Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust

Jul 19, 2013, 14:05 ET from Levi & Korsinsky, LLP

NEW YORK, July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust ("PMT" or the "Company") (NYSE: PMT) stock.

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The investigation concerns allegations that PMT's Chairman and CEO, Stanford L. Kurland, benefited through PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. ("PennyMac Financial") at PMT's expense. In PennyMac Financial's 2013 Initial Public Offering it was revealed that PMT paid PennyMac Financial and its subsidiaries more than $96 million the previous year—a significant increase from $8.6 million in 2010 and $23.4 million in 2011. Kurland has been the Chair and CEO of PennyMac Financial since its formation in 2008. It was further acknowledged  that PMT accounted for more than one-third of PennyMac Financial's net revenue in 2012, and that, "The members of our senior management team may have conflicts in allocating their time and services between our operations and the activities of PMT, the Investment Funds and other entities or accounts managed by us now or in the future."

If you own PMT stock and wish to obtain additional information about the investigation and your legal rights please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit

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CONTACT:  Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Joseph Levi, Esq. Eduard Korsinsky, Esq. 30 Broad Street - 24th Floor New York, NY 10004 Tel: (212) 363-7500 Toll Free:  (877) 363-5972 Fax: (866) 367-6510

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