The distribution is payable on August 23rd to shareholders of record as of August 9th. Our net income for the second quarter was $71 million or $0.39 per diluted common share, reflecting a 16% return on equity. Our book value per share as of June 30th was $9.79, effectively flat from $9.81 at March 31st.Looking at run rate cash earnings, we generated $0.32 per common share in second quarter, up from $0.26 in the first quarter. This implies a 13% cash ROE for the quarter. If you normalize for semi-annual coupon payment son our convertible notes, which reduce our first and third quarter cash earnings, we generated $0.30 per common share in Q2 compared to $0.29 per common share in Q1.
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