Ellington Financial LLC (NYSE:EFC) today announced that its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 11:30 AM Eastern Time at the Hyatt Regency at 1800 East Putnam Avenue, Old Greenwich, CT 06870. The Board of Directors has established March 22, 2018 as the record date for determining shareholders entitled to vote at the 2018 Annual Shareholders Meeting. About Ellington Financial LLC Ellington Financial LLC is a specialty finance company that primarily acquires and manages mortgage-related and consumer-related assets, including residential mortgage-backed securities, residential and commercial mortgage loans, consumer loans and asset-backed securities backed by consumer loans, commercial mortgage-backed securities, real property, and mortgage-related derivatives. The Company also invests in corporate debt and equity, including distressed debt, collateralized loan obligations, non-mortgage-related derivatives, and other financial assets, including private debt and equity investments in mortgage-related entities. Ellington Financial LLC is externally managed and advised by Ellington Financial Management LLC, an affiliate of Ellington Management Group, L.L.C.