Partner Communication Company, Ltd. (PTNR)
Q2 2012 Earnings Call
August 14, 2012, 11:00 a.m. ET
Gideon Koch – Manager, Revenues Finance Department
Haim Romano – CEO
Ziv Leitman - CFO
David Kaplan – Barclays Capital
Simon Morris – Citibank
Gilad Alper – Excellence Nessuah Investment House
Thank you. And thank you to all our listeners for joining us on this conference call to discuss Partner Communications’ results for the second quarter 2012. With me on the call today is Haim Romano, Partner’s CEO, and Ziv Leitman, our CFO. Haim Romano will be opening the call by sharing some thoughts on recent developments in the market and Partner’s strategic direction. Ziv will then discuss our financial and operational results for the quarter, and finally we’ll move on to the Q&As.
Before we begin, I would like to draw your attention to the fact that all statements in this conference call may be forward-looking statements within the meaning of section 27-A of the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, section 21-E of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the Safe Harbor provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Regarding such oral forward-looking statements, you should be aware that Partner’s actual results might vary materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Additional information concerning factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements are contained in Partner’s press release dated August 14
, 2012, as well as Partner’s prior filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on forms 20-F1 and 6-K, as well as the S-3 shelf registration statements, all of which are readily available. Please note that the information in this conference call related to projections or other forward-looking statements is subject to the previous Safe Harbor statement as of the date of this call. For your information, this call is being broadcast simultaneously over the internet, and can be accessed through our website at
. If you have any further questions following the call, please feel free to contact our head of investor relations in Israel, [inaudible] at 972-54-909-9039. I will now turn the call over to Partner’s CEO, Haim Romano. Haim?