FBR Announces Housing Recovery Conference: Where Private Capital Meets Public Policy

FBR & Co.

ARLINGTON, Va., June 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FBR & Co. (Nasdaq:FBRC) (FBR), a leading investment bank serving the middle market, announced today that it will be hosting the FBR Housing Recovery Conference on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, DC.

The one day conference will feature panel discussions with senior executives from the housing sector as well as senior policy makers. There will also be opportunities for one-on-one investor meetings with the panelists.

"Our latest topical, thematic conference leverages our industry-leading research and deep domain expertise in the housing and mortgage sectors," said Adam J. Fishman, Executive Vice President and Head of Sales & Research for FBR. "This conference demonstrates the many ways in which FBR delivers meaningful investment ideas and in-depth access on this critical area of the U.S. economic system. Through our unique research focus centered on 'The Debate' TM, and especially our leading Policy research team, institutional investors will be better able to make important judgments on where the recovery stands today, as well as the trajectory going forward."

The conference will provide attendees with a comprehensive perspective on the housing recovery ecosystem, from policy to mortgage banking to servicing and insurance. Policy makers from the U.S. Department of Treasury, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Federal Housing Administration and the Federal Housing Finance Administration will provide insights into current trends and their outlook on this market.

Registration is required for attendance. For more information about this conference, including schedule and participating companies, as well as how to register, please visit, http://www.fbr.com/housing14.aspx.

FBR & Co. (Nasdaq:FBRC) 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; healthcare; insurance; real estate; and technology, media & telecom. FBR is headquartered in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area with offices throughout the United States. For more information, please visit www.fbr.com.

CONTACT: Investors: Bradley J. Wright at 703.312.9678 or bwright@fbr.com Media: Shannon Hawkins at 703.469.1190 or shawkins@fbr.com

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