|Jalpa Nazareth||Director of Investor Relations & Finance Strategy|
|Brad Nordholm||President & Chief Executive Officer|
|Aparna Ramesh||Chief Financial Officer|
Good afternoon, and thank you for joining us for our Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call. I'm Jalpa Nazareth, Director of Investor Relations and Finance Strategy here at Farmer Mac.
As we begin, please note, that the information provided during this call may contain forward-looking statements about the company's business, strategies and prospects which are based on management's current expectations and assumptions. These statements are not a guarantee of future performance and are subject to the risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those projected. Please refer to Farmer Mac's 2020 annual report and subsequent SEC filings for a full discussion of the company's risk factors.