|B. Riley FBR||Tim Hayes|
|Credit Suisse||Douglas Harter|
|JMP Securities||Steven DeLaney|
|Keefe, Bruyette and Woods||Eric Hagen|
|Maxim Group||Michael Diana|
|Sandler O'Neill + Partners, L.P. ||Crispin Love|
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