Alterra Capital Holdings Ltd. (ALTE)
Q2 2010 Earnings Call
August 04, 2010 10:00 am ET
Susan Spivak Bernstein - SVP, IR
Joe Roberts - CFO
Marty Becker - President and CEO
Good day ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the second quarter 2010 Alterra Capital Holdings Limited earnings conference call. My name is Shimika, and I will be your operator for today. At this time all participants are in listen-only mode. We will conduct a question-and-answer session towards the end of today's conference. (Operator Instructions)
I would now like to turn the presentation over to your host for today's call, Ms. Susan Spivak Bernstein, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations. Please proceed.
Susan Spivak Bernstein
Thank you. Good morning and welcome to Alterra's second quarter 2010 earnings conference call. Last night we issued our press release and financial supplement which are both available on our website www.alterracap.com.
Joining us for today's call will be Marty Becker, President and Chief Executive Officer and Joe Roberts, Chief Financial Officer. Following the prepared remarks we will open it up to Q&A.
Before proceeding with the discussion, Alterra reminds you that this call may include forward-looking statements that reflect its current views with respective future events and financial performance. Statements that include words expect, intend, plan, believe, project, anticipate, will, may and similar statements of a future or forward-looking nature identify forward-looking statements.
All forward-looking statements address matters that involve risks and uncertainties. Accordingly there are/or will be important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated in such statements and you should not place undue reliance on any such statements. Any forward-looking-statements made in this call are qualified by these cautionary statements and there can be no assurance that the actual results or developments anticipated Alterra will be realized or even if substantially realized that they will have the expected consequences or effect on Alterra or businesses or operations. Alterra undertakes no obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise.