Pzena Investment Management Inc. (PZN)
Q1 2011 Earnings Call
April 27, 2011, 10:00 a.m. ET
Rich Pzena - Chairman, Co-CIO and CEO
Greg Martin - CFO
Alex Blostein - Goldman Sachs
Larry Hedden - KBW
Roger Smith - Macquarie
Good morning. My name is Natalia, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time I’d like to welcome everyone to the Pzena First Quarter 2011 Earnings Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers remarks there will be a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) Thank you.
I’d now like to turn the call over to Mr. Greg Martin. Sir, you may begin.
Thank you very much Natalia. Good morning. I’m Greg Martin, Chief Financial Officer of Pzena Investment Management. I’d like to take this opportunity to welcome you all and thank you for joining us on our first quarter 2011 earnings conference call.
With me on the call is our Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Rich Pzena.
Our earnings press release contains the financial tables for the period to be discussed. If you don’t have a copy it can be obtained in the Investor Relations section on our website at www.pzena.com. Replay of this call will be available for the next week on our website.
Before we begin I’d like to reference the standard legal disclaimer. Statements made in the presentation today may contain forward looking information about management’s plans, projections, expectations, strategic objectives, business prospects, anticipated financial results and other similar matters. A variety of factors many of which are beyond the company’s control affect the operations, performance, business strategy and result of the company and can cause actual results and experiences to differ materially from the expectations or objective expressed in these statements.