SAN DIEGO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — MCT Trading, Inc. (MCT), a recognized leader in mortgage pipeline hedging and risk management services, announced that is has been named as one of the 2012 Best Places to Work in San Diego, California by the San Diego Business Journal (SDBJ).
The annual "Best Places to Work" award program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in San Diego that benefit the county's economy, workforce and businesses. Companies were judged using an extensive two-part evaluation process that started in April and concluded in July when those that made the list were announced.
The first part of the process 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 that was used to measure the overall employee experience working for their companies. This part of the process was worth approximately 75 percent of the total evaluation points. The combined scores of the two-part evaluation determined the top companies that made the list.
"We recruit only the best and the brightest at MCT and we strive to create a working environment and corporate culture that places our employees first," said Curtis Richins, president of MCT. "Over the years we have implemented a number of different programs that greatly benefit our employees and enrich both their professional and personal lives. "Our ability to retain staff and grow their skill sets is a key part of our business strategy to provide MCT's clients with second-to-none support. We are honored to be included in this year's Best Places to Work list."
Notable is that MCT boasts a 100 percent employee retention rate and has been named to Inc. magazine's Inc. 5000 fastest-growing private companies list for the past two years.
The rankings of the 13th annual Best Places to Work in San Diego awards will be unveiled at an awards ceremony on Thursday, August 16, 2012 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Hilton Torrey Pines in La Jolla, California.
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 http://www.mct-trading.com/ or call (619) 543-5111.