Everest Re Group Limited (RE)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 26, 2012 10:30 a.m. ET
Elizabeth Farrell – VP, IR
Joseph Taranto – Chairman, CEO
Dominic Addesso – President, CFO
Matthew Heimermann – JP Morgan
Greg Locraft – Morgan Stanley
Joshua Shanker – Deutsche Bank
Michael Nannizzi – Goldman Sachs
Amit Kumar – Macquarie
Howard Flanker – Flanker & Company
Ron Bobman – Capital Returns
Good day, everyone and welcome to the Everest Re Group Limited First Quarter 2012 Earnings Release Call. Today’s conference is being recorded.
At this time, for opening remarks, I’d like to turn the conference over to Beth Farrell. Please go ahead ma’am.
Thank you, Jim. Good morning and welcome to Everest Re Group’s first quarter 2012 earnings conference call. With me today are Joe Taranto, the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Dom Addesso, our President and Chief Financial Officer.
Before we begin, I will preface our comments by noting that our SEC filings include extensive disclosures with respect to forward-looking statements. In that regard, I note that statements made during today’s call, which are forward-looking in nature, such as statements about projections, estimates, expectations and the like are subject to various risks. As you know, actual results could differ materially from current projections or expectations. Our SEC filings have a full listing of the risks that investors should consider in connection with such statements.