MB Trading Earns Top Ranking in 2011 Barron's Review

(El Segundo, CA) - March 14, 2011 - Manhattan Beach Trading Financial Services, Inc. ("MBTFS") and MB Trading Futures, Inc. ("MBTF") (collectively "MB Trading"), which is a technology-driven, low-commission brokerage specializing in order routing in FOREX, Equities, Futures, and Options through various global exchanges and electronic networks, announced today that it has again earned a top ranking of four and a half stars in the 2011 Barron's review of on-line brokers.

"Once again, this recognition shows that we offer a complete solution for active traders looking for a combination of low costs, advanced technology, and good research amenities coupled with personal service " CEO Ross Ditlove states. "We're very pleased to once again earn the top rating with Barron's, our fifth year in a row with an emphasis on boutique brokerage." Ditlove continues, "We appreciate Barron's recognition that MB Trading offers a level of service that some of our larger competitors are unable to match. This truly distinguishes MB Trading as a brokerage where the client's comfort and happiness very much matters."

MB Trading scored near the top in the categories of Trade Experience, Trading Technology, Usability, Research Amenities, Portfolio Analysis and Reports, and Customer Service and Education. The combination of high scores in each of these categories earned the second best total score, which was only a tenth of a point behind one other broker.

"We also rated highly in the specialized categories of Best for Frequent Traders and Best for International Traders based on our Forex offering," said David Lipsett, Executive Vice President of MB Trading. "Our focus is on active traders that seek a one-stop solution with low costs in all asset classes. To get such high numbers in so many categories proves that our model continues to succeed. Even as a boutique brokerage we continue to cover a wide spectrum of the trading industry with a very high level of client satisfaction."

Contacts: All inquiries can be directed to: David Lipsett - d.lipsett@mbtrading.com