Fifth Street Finance Corporation (
F1Q2011 Earnings Call
March 2, 2011 10:00 AM ET
Stacey Thorne – Head, IR
Leonard Tannenbaum – Chairman and CEO
Bernard Berman – President, Chief Compliance Officer and Secretary
William Craig – CFO
Casey Alexander – Gilford Securities
Dean Choksi – UBS
Ram Shankar – FBR Capital Markets
Bill [ph] – Morgan Keegan
Robert Dodd – Morgan Keegan
Please standby. Good day everyone, and welcome to the Fifth Street Finance Corp first quarter 2011 earnings conference call. Today’s conference is being recorded. At this time, I would now like to turn the conference over to Ms. Stacey Thorne. Please go ahead, ma’am.
Good morning and welcome everyone. My name is Stacey Thorne, and I am the Head of Investor Relations for Fifth Street Finance Corp. This call is to discuss Fifth Street Finance Corp’s first fiscal quarter 2011 ending December 31, 2010. I have with me this morning Leonard Tannenbaum, CEO; Bernard Berman, President; and William Craig, Chief Financial Officer.
Before I begin, I would like to point out that this call is being recorded. Replay information is included in our February 2, 2011 press release and is posted on our website
. Please note that this call is the property of Fifth Street Finance Corp. Any unauthorized rebroadcast of this call of any form is strictly prohibited. Before we go into our call portion – before we go into our earnings portion of the call, I would like to call your attention to the customary Safe Harbor disclosure in our February 2, 2010 press release regarding forward-looking information.
Today’s conference call includes forward-looking statements and projections and we ask that you refer to our most recent filings with the SEC for important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements and projections. We do not undertake to update our forward-looking statements unless required by law. To obtain copies of our latest SEC filings, please visit our website or call Investor Relations at 914-286-6811.