San Diego Business Journal Names MCT to 2013 Fastest-Growing Companies

San Diego Business Journal Names MCT to its 2013
Top 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies List

SAN DIEGO, Calif., August 9, 2013  – MCT Trading, Inc. (MCT®), a recognized leader in mortgage pipeline hedging and risk management services, announced that it has been named to the San Diego Business Journal’s (SDBJ) 2013 Top 100 annual fastest-growing private companies list, with a specific ranking of 24. Organizations that earned a spot on the list were honored at a recent awards ceremony held at the Paradise Point Resort and in San Diego, California.

In order to be considered, organizations must be based in San Diego County, are required to have generated revenues of at least $200,000 starting in the base year of 2010, and revenue is then calculated as a percentage over a three-year period from 2010 to 2012. Qualifying companies must also be independent and privately held and are not allowed to be a division or subsidiary of an organization.

“Our growth is the direct result of an increasing demand for our services and the immense value our solutions and high-touch level of customer service delivers to clients,” remarked Curtis Richins, president of MCT. “There are a lot of quality firms in the greater San Diego that are doing great things and experiencing rapid growth.  We’re honored to be among the top 100.”

MCT has also been named to the Inc. 5000 list two years in a row, most recently making the prestigious Inc. 500 list. The company is comprised of a group of senior mortgage banking professionals that have years of deep experience in capital markets analysis and 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 100 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 San Diego Business Journal

The award-winning weekly San Diego Business Journal (SDBJ) examines the many ways that the San Diego economy operates. First-rate editorial and research teams provide in-depth analysis of the community’s ever-changing business and economic scene in both a print and digital edition. One of the San Diego Business Journal’s most widely read features is The List, which ranks the top businesses in any given industry. Those surveys are then compiled into an invaluable resource – the annual Book of Lists. Visit the company’s Web site to lean more


Ian Miller
Chief Marketing Officer
Mortgage Capital Trading