San Diego Business Journal Names MCT Best Places to Work

San Diego Business Journal Names MCT® Best Places to Work for Third Year in a Row

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 
 – MCT Trading, Inc. (MCT), a recognized industry leader in mortgage risk management providing pipeline hedging, best-execution loan sales and centralized lock desk services, announced it has again been named to the San Diego Business Journal’s (SDBJ) annual Best Places to Work list.

The Best Places to work lists consists of 100 companies headquartered in the greater San Diego, California area.  It is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in San Diego that benefit the county’s economy, workforce and businesses.

Winners were announced at an awards ceremony on Thursday, August 7, 2014 held at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa.  MCT ranked number 21 in the small business category.

In order to be eligible for the award, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be a publicly or privately held business
  • Be a for-profit, not-for-profit business or government entity
  • Have a facility in San Diego County
  • Have a minimum of 15 full-time or part-time employees working in San Diego
  • Must be in business a minimum of one year

Companies from across the county entered the extensive two-part survey process to determine the Best Places to Work in San Diego.  The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company’s workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25 percent of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75 percent of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final rankings.

For more information on the Best Places to Work in San Diego program, visit


About MCT Trading

MCT Trading (MCT) 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, San Francisco and Charlotte.  MCT is recognized leader in the industry and currently supports more than 100 clients on the HALO (Hedging And Loan sales Optimization) Program. The company also develops and supports MCTlive!™,   an award-winning real-time, trading and best-execution secondary marketing platform.  MCT’s LockCentral is the industry’s largest outsourced centralized lock desk service. For more information, please visit or call (619) 543-5111.