TAMPA, Fla., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Walter Investment Management Corp. (NYSE MKT: WAC) ("Walter Investment" or the "Company") today announced that the Company has completed an amendment to its Revolving Line of Credit, which increased the line by $45 million to $90 million. The Revolving Line of Credit is available to the Company, as necessary, to fund working capital needs associated with Walter Investment's growing servicing platform, as well as general corporate purposes.
Mark J. O'Brien, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Walter Investment commented, "We are pleased to augment our already strong liquidity position as we continue to pursue the significant growth opportunities present in the sector. We also appreciate the continued strong support provided to us by our lenders."
About Walter Investment Management Corp.
Walter Investment Management Corp. is an asset manager, mortgage servicer and mortgage portfolio owner specializing in less-than-prime, non-conforming and other credit-challenged mortgage assets. Based in Tampa, Fla., the Company has over 2,600 employees and services a diverse loan portfolio. For more information about Walter Investment Management Corp., please visit the Company's website at www.walterinvestment.com.
Disclaimer and Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements concerning Walter Investment's plans, beliefs, objectives, expectations and intentions and other statements that are not historical or current facts. Forward-looking statements are based on Walter Investment's current expectations and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause Walter Investment's results to differ materially from current expectations include, but are not limited to: Walter Investment's ability to implement its strategic initiatives, particularly as they relate to our ability to develop new business, including the implementation of delinquency flow programs and the receipt of new business, which are both subject to customer demand and approval, and the availability of MSRs at acceptable prices, along with the availability of capital to purchase MSRs; the Company's ability to earn anticipated levels of performance and incentive fees on serviced business; continued performance of the loans and residuals segment; economic, political and market conditions and fluctuations, government and industry regulation, including any new regulation, increased costs, and/or decrease in revenues that may result from increased scrutiny by government regulators and customers on lender-placed insurance; interest rate risk and U.S. competition; and other factors detailed in Walter Investment's 2011 Annual Report on Form 10-K and other periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition, these statements are based on a number of assumptions that are subject to change. Accordingly, actual results may be materially higher or lower than those projected. The inclusion of such projections herein should not be regarded as a representation by Walter Investment that the projections will prove to be correct. This press release speaks only as of this date. Walter Investment disclaims any duty to update the information herein.
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