Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Fourth Quarter 2017 Westwood Holdings Group, Inc Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, today’s conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the call over to Ms. Julie Gerron, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Ma'am, you may begin.
|Julie Gerron||General Counsel|
|Brian Casey||President and CEO|