Mortgage Capital Trading Named to Inc. 500

Mortgage Capital Trading Named to Inc. 500 List of America’s

Fastest-Growing Private Companies

SAN DIEGO, Calif., August 28, 2012 – MCT Trading, Inc. (MCT), a recognized leader in mortgage pipeline hedging and risk management services, announced that it has been named to the Inc. 500 2012 fastest-growing private companies list.  MCT ranked exactly number 500 on the list with an industry specific rank of number 28 in the financial services category and a three-year growth rate of 762%.

Inc.’s list covers a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Microsoft, Zillow, Zappos, Intuit, Jamba Juice, Oracle, Zipcar, Clif Bar, Vizio and many other well-known names gained were recognized as rapidly growing companies as members of the prestigious Inc. 500|5000 list.

“Being recognized again by Inc. 500|5000 as one of the country’s fastest growing private companies is very exciting for our employees, clients and strategic partners,” commented Curtis Richins, president of MCT.  “We work diligently to deliver above-and-beyond support and guidance to our clients, which is why they consider us their long-term trusted advisor and partner.  This is reflected by our increasing growth rate that has again landed us on Inc.’s annual list.  We’re honored to again be recognized as a leader in the financial services industry with a rank of 28.” The full list of this year’s companies that were named to Inc. 500 and 5000 companies can be found at along with their profiles and statistics, which can be sorted by industry, region and other criteria.

The 2012 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2008. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2011.  The minimum revenue required for 2008 is $100,000; the minimum for 2011 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at

MCT has been named to Inc. magazine’s Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies list for the past two years, with this year jumping to the prestigious Inc. 500 list.  In 2011, the company celebrated its tenth anniversary of being in business.  The company is comprised of a group of senior mortgage banking professionals that hold years of deep experience in capital markets trading.

About Mortgage Capital Trading

MCT Trading is a risk management and advisory services company providing independent analysis, training, hedging strategy and loan sale execution support to clients engaged in the secondary mortgage market. Founded in San Diego, California in May 2001, the company has expanded to include field sales and support offices in Philadelphia, Dallas, Charlotte, St Louis and San Francisco. MCT is recognized as a leading provider of mortgage pipeline hedging service and currently supports more than 75 clients on the HALO (Hedging And Loan sales Optimization) Program. MCT also offers a service that effectively outsources a centralized lock desk for mortgage bankers called LockCentral. For more information, please visit or call (619) 543-5111.

About Inc. Magazine

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC, Inc. ( is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 710,106, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology. Visit us the company online at

About the Inc. 500|5000 Honorees Conference

Each year, Inc. and celebrate the remarkable achievements of today’s entrepreneurial superstars—the privately held small businesses that drive our economy.  The Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony brings together members of the Inc. community, both a new class of Inc. 500|5000 honorees and the list’s alumni, for three days of powerful networking, inspired learning, and momentous celebration.  Companies are encouraged to attend Inc.’s September 22–24, 2011, held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, located minutes from downtown Washington, D.C.  For more information about the 2011 Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony and to register, visit or call 866-901-3205.



Ian Miller
Chief Marketing Officer
Mortgage Capital Trading