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Fifth Street Finance's CEO Discusses F1Q12 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Fifth Street Finance Corporation (FSC)

F2Q12 Earnings Call

May 9, 2012 9:30 AM ET


David Harrison – Director, Legal and Compliance

Len Tannenbaum – Chairman and CEO

Alex Frank – CFO


Jason Arnold – RBC Capital Markets

Jason John Bass – Wells Fargo

Troy Ward – Stifel Nicolaus

Robert Dodd – Raymond James



Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2012 Fifth Street Finance Corporation Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen only mode. Later, we will facilitate the question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes.

I would now like to turn the call over to Mr. David Harrison, Director of Legal and Compliance. You may proceed.

David Harrison

Thank you, Francis. Good morning and welcome everyone. My name is David Harrison, and I am the Director of Legal and Compliance of Fifth Street Finance Corp. This conference call is to discuss Fifth Street Finance Corp’s second fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2012. I have with me this morning Len Mark Tannenbaum, Chief Executive Officer; and Alexander Frank, Chief Financial Officer.

Before I begin, I would like to point out that this call is being recorded. Replay information is included in our April 10, 2012 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.

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