NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/23/13 -- Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE: RSO) (the "Company") announced today that it will present at The JMP Securities Financial Services & Real Estate Conference that will take place at the St. Regis Hotel in New York on Tuesday, October 1, 2013. Jonathan Z. Cohen, President and CEO, will speak from 4:30 to 4:55 PM in the Fontainebleau Room. The management of RSO will be available for questions after the presentation.
RSO is a diversified real estate finance company that is organized and conducts its operations to qualify as a REIT for federal income tax purposes. RSO's investment strategy focuses on CRE assets, and, to a lesser extent, commercial finance assets and other investments. RSO invests in the following asset classes: CRE-related assets such as commercial real estate property, whole loans, A-notes, B-notes, mezzanine loans, CMBS and investments in real estate joint ventures as well as commercial finance assets such as bank loans, lease receivables, other asset-backed securities, corporate bonds, trust preferred securities, debt tranches of CDOs, structured note investments, and private equity investments principally issued by financial institutions.
RSO is externally managed by Resource Capital Manager, Inc., an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Resource America, Inc. (NASDAQ: REXI), a specialized asset management company that uses industry specific expertise to generate and administer investment opportunities for its own account and for outside investors in the real estate, financial fund management and commercial finance sectors.