SOURCE: The First Marblehead Corporation

January 18, 2007 16:15 ET

First Marblehead to Release Second Quarter Fiscal 2007 Financial Results, Host Conference Call on January 25, 2007

BOSTON, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 18, 2007 -- The First Marblehead Corporation (NYSE: FMD) today announced that it will release its second quarter fiscal 2007 financial results after market close on Thursday, January 25, 2007. The Company will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. EST that afternoon to discuss its quarterly results. Jack L. Kopnisky, President, CEO and COO, and John A. Hupalo, Chief Financial Officer, will host the call.

Investors and other interested parties are invited to listen to the conference call by dialing (866) 831-5605 in the United States or (617) 213-8851 from abroad (pass code 86415734), or via a simultaneous Internet broadcast on the Company's Web site at www.firstmarblehead.com, under Investors.

A replay will be available on First Marblehead's Web site for 14 days, beginning shortly after completion of the call. The replay will also be available for 14 days by dialing (888) 286-8010 from the U.S. or (617) 801-6888 from abroad, and entering the pass code 99071910.

About The First Marblehead Corporation. First Marblehead, a leader in creating solutions for education finance, provides outsourcing services for private, non-governmental, education lending in the United States. The Company helps meet the growing demand for private education loans by providing national and regional financial institutions and educational institutions, as well as businesses and other enterprises, with an integrated suite of design, implementation and securitization services for student loan programs tailored to meet the needs of their respective customers, students, employees and members.

For more information, visit http://www.firstmarblehead.com

© 2007 First Marblehead

Contact Information

  • Contact:

    At the Company

    Gary F. Santo Jr.
    VP, Investor Relations
    617-638-2000

    John A. Hupalo
    Chief Financial Officer
    617-638-2000

    At Fleishman-Hillard

    Eli Neusner
    Media Relations
    617-692-0531