New York Mortgage Trust 2010 Fourth Quarter Conference Call Scheduled for Wednesday March 2, 2011

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. (Nasdaq:NYMT) is scheduled to report financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2010 after the close of market on March 1, 2011. New York Mortgage Trust's executive management will host a conference call and audio webcast at 9:00 a.m., Eastern Time, on Wednesday, March 2, 2011. The conference call dial-in number is 877-312-8806.

A live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet, on a listen-only basis, at the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at . Please allow extra time, prior to the call, to visit the site and download the necessary software to listen to the Internet broadcast.

A replay of the conference call will be available by calling 800-642-1687. The conference ID number is 47022868. The replay will be available until Wednesday, March 9, 2011.

About New York Mortgage Trust

New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that acquires and manages primarily real estate-related assets, including mortgage-backed securities ("RMBS") issued by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac (each an "Agency"), high credit quality residential adjustable rate mortgage ("ARM") loans, non-Agency RMBS, and to a lesser extent, other real-estate related and financial assets. As a REIT, the Company is not subject to federal income tax, provided that it distributes at least 90% of its REIT income to stockholders.

CONTACT: AT THE COMPANY Steven R. Mumma, CEO, President Phone: 212-792-0107 Email: smumma@nymtrust.com