Access to the conference call is limited to the following (“Qualified Participants”):
- Current holders of the Stearns Holdings 9.375% Senior Secured Notes due 2020 (the “Notes”);
- Prospective investors in the Notes that are “qualified institutional buyers” as defined in Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Act”) or are not a “U.S. person” as defined in Regulation S under the Act;
- Securities analysts who cover or intend to cover the Notes; and
- Market makers who make or intend to make a market in the Notes.
Stearns Holdings will post specific instructions on how to access the September 12, 2013 conference call on the Stearns Holdings secure IntraLinks investor website, which can only be accessed by Qualified Participants.
If you are a Qualified Participant and would like to access, but have not been granted access to, the IntraLinks website, please visit the “Investors” link at www.stearns.com for information on how to obtain access.
About Stearns Holdings, Inc.
Headquartered in Santa Ana, California, Stearns Holdings, Inc. is a privately held company and the parent company of Stearns Lending, Inc. (“Stearns Lending”). Stearns Lending and its affiliated entities have provided 23 years of exceptional mortgage lending services throughout the United States where licenses are held. Stearns Lending’s business channels include wholesale, retail, correspondent and financial institutions.
Stearns Lending is licensed to conduct business in 49 states with HUD (United States Department of Housing and Urban Development). Additionally, Stearns Lending is an approved Single Family Issuer for Ginnie Mae (Government National Mortgage Association); an approved Seller/Servicer for FNMA (Federal National Mortgage Association), also known as Fannie Mae; and, an approved Seller/Servicer for FHLMC (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation), also known as Freddie Mac. Stearns Lending is also approved for VA (United States Department of Veterans Affairs), USDA (United States Department of Agriculture), and is an approved lending institution with FHA (Federal Housing Administration).
Stearns Lending has been recognized by Mortgage Technology Magazine as one of its “Top 25 Tech-Savvy Lenders” for two consecutive years (2011 and 2012). Stearns Lending also was named a 2012 Top Work Place by the Orange County Register.
Stearns Lending was founded in 1989 by Glenn Stearns. Mr. Stearns was named Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year and received the Orange County Business Journal – Excellence in Entrepreneurship award. He also was a 2011 Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans Inductee.
Stearns Holdings, Inc. is located at 4 Hutton Centre Drive, 10th Floor, Santa Ana, CA 92707.
For more information, please visit www.stearns.com.