Northern Trust (NTRS) Q2 2012 Earnings Call July 18, 2012 12:00 pm ET Executives Beverly J. Fleming - Senior Vice President and Director of Investor Relations Michael G. O'grady - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President Analysts Alexander Blostein - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division Kenneth M. Usdin - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Howard Chen - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Michael Mayo - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division Brian Bedell - ISI Group Inc., Research Division Gregory W. Ketron - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Cynthia Mayer - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Gerard S. Cassidy - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division Andrew Marquardt - Evercore Partners Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, everyone, and welcome to the Northern Trust Corporation Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. As a reminder, today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Director of Investor Relations, Bev Fleming, for opening remarks and introductions. Please go ahead. Beverly J. Fleming Thank you, Lisa. Welcome to Northern Trust Corporation Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call. Joining me on our call this morning are Mike O'grady, Northern Trust Chief Financial Officer; Rick Kukla, our Controller; and Allison Quaintance from our Investor Relations team. For those of you who did not receive our second quarter earnings press release or financial trends report by email this morning, they are both available on our website at northerntrust.com. In addition, and also on our website, you will find our quarterly earnings review presentation, which we will use to guide today's conference call. This July 18 call is being webcast live on northerntrust.com. We only authorize rebroadcast of this call as the replay that will be available through August 15. Northern Trust disclaims any continuing accuracy of the information provided in this call after today.