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KKR Financial Holdings Q1 Profit Falls

KKR Financial Holdings LLC (KFN) reported first-quarter net income of $88.0 million or $0.48 per share, down from $93.8 million or $0.51 per share last year.

Net investment income for the quarter decreased to $37.9 million from $79.5 million a year ago, mainly due to an increase in provision for loan losses and interest expense.

Provision for loan losses for the latest quarter increased to $46.5 million from $11.7 million last year.

Total other income for the quarter increased to $78.9 million from $46.4 million in the year-ago quarter.

by RTT Staff Writer

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