FREDERIKSTED, U.S. Virgin Islands, April 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Altisource Residential Corporation ("Residential") (NYSE:RESI) announced today that it intends to offer 10,000,000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. Residential intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to purchase non-performing and subperforming residential mortgage loans and for general corporate purposes. Residential expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 shares of common stock in connection with the offering. The intended offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed or as to the actual size or terms of the offering. Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. RBC Capital Markets, LLC, JMP Securities LLC and Piper Jaffray & Co. are acting as co-managers. The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. A copy of the preliminary prospectus may be obtained, when available, from Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Attention: Prospectus Department, Brooklyn Army Terminal, 150 58th Street, 8th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11220 or by telephone at 1-877-280-1299; Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, One Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010, by telephone at 1-800-221-1037 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org; Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Attention: Prospectus Group, 60 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005, by telephone at 1-800-503-4611 or by email at email@example.com; or J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717 or by telephone at 1-866-803-9204. A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy these securities be accepted prior to the time that the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.