Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR)
Q4 2011 Earnings Call
March 2, 2012 10:00 am ET
Paul Elenio – Chief Financial Officer
Ivan Kaufman – President and Chief Executive Officer
Lee Cooperman – Omega Advisors
Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the fourth quarter 2011 Arbor Realty Trust earnings conference call. My name is Jeff and I will be your coordinator for today. (Operator instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. Paul Elenio, Chief Financial Officer. You have the floor, sir.
Thank you, Jeff. Good morning, everyone and welcome to the quarterly earnings call for Arbor Realty Trust. This morning we will discuss the results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. With me on the call today is Ivan Kaufman, our President and Chief Executive Officer.
Before we begin, I need to inform you that statements made in this earnings call may be deemed forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including information about possible or assumed future results of our business, financial condition, liquidity, results of operations, plans and objectives. These statements are based on our beliefs, assumptions and expectations of our future performance, taking into account the information currently available to us. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from Arbor’s expectations in these forward-looking statements are detailed in our SEC reports.