Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. (HTGC)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 2, 2012 5:00 pm ET
Colin Hoover – Investor Relations
Manuel A. Henriquez – Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Jessica T. Baron – Chief Financial Officer, Vice President-Finance Corporate Controller
Jasper Burch – Macquarie Research
Aaron James Deer – Sandler O'Neill & Partners L.P.
Robert Bordett – Raymond James
Vernon Plack – BB&T Capital Markets
Douglas Harter – Credit Suisse
Jason Arnold – RBC Capital Markets
John Hecht – Stephens, Inc.
Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Hercules Technology Growth Capital’s Q2 2012 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-session and instructions will follow at that time. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded.
I would like to introduce your host for today’s conference, Mr. Colin Hoover, Investor Relations of Hercules Technology. Mr. Hoover, you may begin your conference.
Thank you, operator and good afternoon everyone. On the call today are Manuel Henriquez, Hercules’ Co-founder, Chairman and CEO; and Jessica Baron, Chief Financial Officer. Hercules’ second quarter 2012 financial results were released just after the market closed today. They can be accessed from the company’s website at www.htgc.com. We’ve arranged for a replay of the call at Hercules’ webpage or by using the telephone number and pass code provided in today’s earnings release.
I’d also like to call your attention to the Safe Harbor disclosure in our earnings release regarding forward-looking information. Actual financial results filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission may differ from those contained herein due to timing delays between the date of this release and the confirmation and final audit results.