Axis Capital Holdings Limited (AXS)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 01, 2012 08:00 a.m. ET
Linda Ventresca – Investor Relations
Albert A. Benchimol – President and Chief Executive Officer
Joseph Henry – Chief Financial Officer
Keith Walsh – Citi
Dan Farrell – Sterne Agee
Vinay Misquith – Evercore Partners
Greg Locraft – Morgan Stanley
Joshua Shanker – Deutsche Bank Securities
Brian Meredith – UBS
Sam Hoffman – Nomura
Good morning, and welcome to the second quarter 2012 AXIS Capital Earnings Conference Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. (Operator instructions) Please note this event is being recorded.
I would now like to turn the conference over to Linda Ventresca, Investor Relations. Ms. Ventresca, please go ahead.
Thank you Laura and good morning, ladies and gentlemen. I am happy to welcome you to our conference call to discuss the financial results for AXIS Capital for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. Our earnings press release and financial supplement were issued yesterday evening after the market closed. If you would like copies, please visit the investor information section of our website www.axiscapital.com.
We set aside an hour for today’s call, which is also available as an audio webcast through the Investor Information section of our website. A replay of the teleconference will be available by dialing 877-344-7529 in the U.S. The international number is 412-317-0088. The conference code for both replay dial-in numbers is 10015750.