FBR to Report First Quarter 2011 Financial Results

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

ARLINGTON, Va., April 15, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FBR Capital Markets Corporation (Nasdaq:FBCM) (FBR), a leading investment bank serving the middle market, announced today that the company will release results for the first quarter of 2011 before the market opens on Wednesday, April 27, 2011.

Investors wishing to listen to the earnings call at 9:00 A.M. U.S. EDT, Wednesday, April 27, 2011, may do so via the Web or conference call at:

Webcast link:

http://investor.shareholder.com/media/eventdetail.cfm?eventid=95582&CompanyID=FBCM&e=1&mediaKey=A638ADF35B185A230531194DBE6AEB85

 Toll-free: 877.303.6433 Telephone: 224.357.2198 Access code: 59689449 

Replays of the earnings call will be available via webcast following the call.

FBR Capital Markets Corporation (Nasdaq:FBCM) provides investment banking, merger and acquisition advisory, institutional brokerage, and research services through its subsidiary FBR Capital Markets & Co. FBR focuses capital and financial expertise on the following industry sectors: consumer; diversified industrials; energy & natural resources; financial institutions; insurance; real estate; and technology, media & telecom. FBR Fund Advisors, Inc., a subsidiary of FBR Capital Markets Corporation, provides clients with a range of investment choices through The FBR Funds, a family of mutual funds. FBR is headquartered in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area with offices throughout the United States and in London. For more information, please visit www.fbr.com

The FBR Capital Markets Corporation logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=8135

Statements in this release concerning future performance, developments, events, market forecasts, revenues, expenses, earnings, run rates and any other guidance on present or future periods, constitute forward-looking statements that are subject to a number of factors, risks and uncertainties that might cause actual results to differ materially from stated expectations or current circumstances. These factors include, but are not limited to, the effect of demand for public offerings, activity in the secondary securities markets, interest rates, costs of borrowing, interest spreads, risks associated with merchant banking investments, the realization of gains and losses on principal investments, available technologies, competition for business and personnel, and general economic, political and market conditions. For a discussion of these and other risks and important factors that could affect our future results and financial condition, see "Risk Factors" in Part I, Item 1A of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010 and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" in Part II, Item 7 of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010.

 CONTACT: Investors: Bradley J. Wright 703.469.1080 fbcmir@fbr.com Media: Shannon Small 703.469.1190 media@fbr.com