KKR Financial Holdings LLC (KFN)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
February 6, 2011 5:00 p.m. EST
Angela Yang – IR
Bill Sonneborn – CEO
Michael McFerran – CFO and COO
John Hecht – JMP Securities
Jasper Burch – Macquarie Capital
Stephen Laws – Deutsche Bank
Wayne Cooperman – Cobalt Capital
Daniel Furtado – Jefferies
Lee Cooperman – Omega Advisers
Good day and welcome to the KKR Financial Holdings LLC Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call.
Today’s call is being recorded.
At this time I would like to turn the conference over to Angela Yang, Investor Relations. Please go ahead.
Thank you, operator, and good afternoon everyone. I'm Angela Yang, part of Investor Relations for KKR Financial Holdings LLC. And joining me on the call today are Bill Sonneborn, our Chief Executive Officer, and Michael McFerran, our Chief Operating and Financial Officer.
This afternoon’s call is being webcast on our website at www.kkr.com, in the Investor Relations section. There will be a replay of the call available as well.
Our financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011 were issued today, and as with prior quarters, a supplemental information packet is available in the Investor Relations section of our website.
Before we get started, I’d like to caution you that this conference call and webcast contains forward-looking statements that are based on the belief of the management team regarding the operations and the results of operations of the company as well as general economic condition. These beliefs and the related forward-looking statements are subject to substantial risks and uncertainties which are described in greater detail in the filings we have made with the Securities and Exchange Commission and a supplemental information packet available on our website. These filings are available on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website at www.sec.gov. KFN’s actual results may differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements.