CBRE Group Inc. ( CBG) Q3 2011 Earnings Call October 27, 2011 5:00 PM ET Executives Nick Kormeluk – SVP, IR Brett White – President and CEO Gil Borok – EVP and CFO Analysts Anthony Paolone – JP Morgan Brandon Dobell – William Blair Kemp Sloan Bohlen – Goldman Sachs Will Marks – JMP Securities David Ridley Lane – Merrill Lynch PresentationOperator
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by and welcome to the CBRE Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session with instructions being given at that time. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this call is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to your host, Nick Kormeluk. Please go ahead. Nick Kormeluk (Inaudible) CBRE’s third quarter 2011 earnings conference call. About an hour ago, we issued a press release announcing our financial results. This release is available on the homepage of our website at cbre.com. This conference call is being webcast and is available on the Investor Relations section of our website. Also available is a presentation slide deck, which you can use to follow along with our prepared remarks. An archive audio of the webcast and a PDF version of the slide presentation will be posted to the website later today and a transcript of our call will be posted tomorrow. Please turn to the slide labeled Forward Looking Statements. This presentation contains statements that are forward-looking within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding our future growth momentum, operations, financial performance, business outlook, ability to compete and integrate our announced acquisition of the ING REIM business in Europe, and the ability to complete a new incremental senior secured sterling denominated term A-1 loan facility. These statements should be considered as estimates only and actual results may ultimately differ from these estimates. Except to the extent required by applicable securities laws, we undertake no obligation to update or publicly revise any of the forward-looking statements that you may hear today.