Two Harbors Investment Corp . (NYSE: TWO) will host a live webcast of its Analyst & Investor Day from the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, February 20, 2014. Beginning at 11:30 a.m. EST, a three hour long webcast will be available for investors, analysts, and media by visiting Two Harbors’ web site at www.twoharborsinvestment.com in the Investor Relations section under the Events and Presentation link. An event transcript will be available on the same web page following the event and an archived webcast will be available. Two Harbors Investment Corp.’s Analyst & Investor Day will feature special guest speaker, James Grant, the founder and editors of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer. Following Mr. Grant’s presentation, there will be management presentations by Two Harbors’ senior executives including Tom Siering, Chief Executive Officer, Bill Roth, Chief Investment Officer, and Brad Farrell, Chief Financial Officer. The management team will be covering a variety of topics, including executive insights, a portfolio update, and a financial review. After the presentations, management will host a question and answer session. Speaker Biographies Following are biographies of the Analyst & Investor Day presenters. Guest Speaker: James Grant, Editor, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer James Grant is the founder and editor of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer and the author of seven books. His new history of the self-healing depression of 1920-21 will be published next year by Simon & Schuster. Mr. Grant’s television appearances include 60 Minutes, NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, CBS Evening News and a 10-year stint on Wall Street Week. His journalism career began at the Baltimore Sun, and he has published in the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Foreign Affairs, among other periodicals. A former Navy gunner’s mate, Mr. Grant is a 2013 inductee into the Fixed Income Analysts Society’s Hall of Fame.
Hosts:Tom Siering, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director, Two Harbors Investment Corp. Thomas Siering has served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Two Harbors since its incorporation in May 2009. Mr. Siering also serves as Partner of Pine River Capital Management. Prior to joining Pine River as a Partner in 2006, Mr. Siering was head of the Value Investment Group at EBF & Associates in Minnetonka, Minnesota. He joined EBF in 1989 and was named a Partner in 1997. From 1999 to 2006, Mr. Siering was the portfolio manager of Merced Partners, LP and Tamarack International Limited. Those funds engaged in a variety of distressed, credit and value strategies. Mr. Siering began his career at Cargill, Incorporated where he was a founding member of their Financial Markets Department. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Iowa with a major in Finance. William Roth, Chief Investment Officer, Two Harbors Investment Corp. William Roth was appointed Chief Investment Officer in January 2013 after serving as Co-Chief Investment Officer since October 2009. Mr. Roth also serves as Partner of Pine River Capital Management. Prior to joining Pine River in 2009, Mr. Roth was at Citigroup and its predecessor firm, Salomon Brothers Inc., for 28 years where he was named a Director in 1987 and a Managing Director in 1997. From 2004 to 2009, Mr. Roth managed a proprietary trading book at Citigroup with particular focus on mortgage and asset-backed securities. From 1994 to 2004, Mr. Roth was part of the Salomon/Citi New York Mortgage Sales Department. From 1981 to 1994, Mr. Roth was based in Chicago and managed the Chicago Financial Institutions Sales Group for Salomon Brothers. He received an M.B.A. with a concentration in Finance from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business in 1981, and a B.S. in Finance and Economics from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in 1979.
Brad Farrell, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Two Harbors Investment Corp.Brad Farrell has served as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Two Harbors since January 2012. Mr. Farrell previously served as Two Harbors’ Controller. Mr. Farrell has spent the breadth of his career overseeing financial management, reporting and business analysis for public financial service companies. Prior to joining Pine River in 2009, he was Vice President and Executive Director of External Reporting for GMAC ResCap, a diversified real estate company. In this role, from 2007 to 2009, he was responsible for GMAC ResCap’s public filing and bank holding company reporting initiatives. He was also involved in GMAC ResCap’s debt restructuring and related accounting and liquidity initiatives. From 2002 to 2007, Mr. Farrell held various positions in finance and accounting with XL Capital Ltd., a public global insurance underwriter, including the establishment of finance and accounting processes in its London based insurance segment. Prior to 2002, he was employed with KPMG and where he gained experience managing US GAAP implementation and Securities Exchange Act compliance engagements for foreign filers in the firm’s London practice. Mr. Farrell is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive), and graduated with a B.S.B.A. from Drake University in Des Moines, IA. Two Harbors Investment Corp. Two Harbors Investment Corp., a Maryland corporation, is a real estate investment trust that invests in residential mortgage-backed securities, residential mortgage loans, mortgage servicing rights and other financial assets. Two Harbors is headquartered in New York, New York, and is externally managed and advised by PRCM Advisers LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pine River Capital Management L.P. Additional information is available at www.twoharborsinvestment.com. Additional Information Stockholders of Two Harbors and other interested persons may find additional information regarding the company at the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Internet site at www.sec.gov or by directing requests to: Two Harbors Investment Corp., 590 Madison Avenue, 36 th floor, New York, NY 10022, telephone 612-629-2500.