Apollo Investment (AINV)

Q1 2012 Earnings Call

August 04, 2011 12:00 pm ET

Executives

James Zelter - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

Richard Peteka - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Treasurer

Patrick Dalton - President of Apollo Investment Corporation and Chief Operating Officer of Apollo Investment Corporation

Analysts

Troy Ward - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc.

Richard Shane - JP Morgan Chase & Co

Sanjay Sakhrani - Keefe, Bruyette, & Woods, Inc.

Joel Houck

John Stilmar - SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.

James Ballan - Lazard Capital Markets LLC

Presentation

Operator

Good morning, and welcome to Apollo Investment Corporation's First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] It is now my pleasure to turn the call over to Mr. Jim Zelter, Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Investment Corporation. Mr. Zelter, you may begin your conference.

James Zelter

Thank you, and good morning, everyone. I'm joined today by Patrick Dalton, Apollo Investment Corp.'s President and COO; and Richard Peteka, our Chief Financial Officer. Rich, before we begin, would you start off by disclosing some general conference call information and include the comments about forward-looking statements?

Richard Peteka

Yes. Thank you, Jim. I'd like to advise everyone that today's call and webcast is being recorded. Please note that they are the property of Apollo Investment Corporation and that any unauthorized broadcast in any form is strictly prohibited. Information about the audio replay of this call is available in our earnings press release. I'd also like to call your attention to the customary Safe Harbor disclosure in our press release regarding forward-looking information.

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