Greetings, and welcome to Ready Capital Corporation Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. I would now like to turn the conference over to your host, Rick Herbst, Chief Financial Officer. Please go ahead.
Ready Capital (RC)
|Rick Herbst||Chief Financial Officer|
|Tom Capasse||Chief Executive Officer|
|Steve Delaney||JMP Securities|
|Tim Hayes||B. Riley FBR|
|Stephen Laws||Raymond James|
|Crispin Love||Sandler O’Neill|
|Scott Valentin||Compass Point|
|Christopher Nolan||Ladenburg Thalmann|
Thank you, operator, and good morning and thanks to those of you on the call for joining us this morning.