Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Announces Preferred Dividends

  Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Announces Preferred Dividends

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NEW YORK -- February 13, 2013

In accordance with the terms of the 7.875% Series A Cumulative Redeemable
Preferred Stock (“Series A Preferred Stock”) of Annaly Capital Management,
Inc. (NYSE: NLY) (“Annaly”), the Board of Directors of Annaly has declared a
Series A Preferred Stock cash dividend for the first quarter of $0.492188 per
share of Series A Preferred Stock. This dividend is payable on April 1, 2013,
to Series A Preferred Stock shareholders of record as of March 1, 2013.

In accordance with the terms of Annaly’s 7.625% Series C Cumulative Redeemable
Preferred Stock (“Series C Preferred Stock”), the Board of Directors of Annaly
has declared a Series C Preferred Stock cash dividend for the first quarter of
$0.476563 per share of Series C Preferred Stock. This dividend is payable on
April 1, 2013 to Series C Preferred Stock shareholders of record as of March
1, 2013.

In accordance with the terms of Annaly’s 7.50% Series D Cumulative Redeemable
Preferred Stock (“Series D Preferred Stock”), the Board of Directors of Annaly
has declared a Series D Preferred Stock cash dividend for the first quarter of
$0.46875 per share of Series D Preferred Stock. This dividend is payable on
April 1, 2013 to Series D Preferred Stock shareholders of record as of March
1, 2013.

Annaly’s principal business objective is to generate net income for
distribution to its shareholders from its Investment Securities and from
dividends it receives from its subsidiaries. Annaly is a Maryland corporation
that has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust (“REIT”).

This news release and our public documents to which we refer contain or
incorporate by reference certain forward-looking statements within the meaning
of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward-looking statements
which are based on various assumptions (some of which are beyond our control)
may be identified by reference to a future period or periods or by the use of
forward-looking terminology, such as "may," "will," "believe," "expect,"
"anticipate," "continue," or similar terms or variations on those terms or the
negative of those terms. Actual results could differ materially from those set
forth in forward-looking statements due to a variety of factors, including,
but not limited to, changes in interest rates, changes in the yield curve,
changes in prepayment rates, the availability of mortgage-backed securities
for purchase, the availability of financing and, if available, the terms of
any financing, changes in the market value of our assets, changes in business
conditions and the general economy, our ability to integrate the commercial
mortgage business, our ability to consummate any contemplated investment
opportunities, changes in government regulations affecting our business, our
ability to maintain our qualification as a REIT for federal income tax
purposes, our ability to maintain our exemption from registration under the
Investment Company Act of 1940, risks associated with the broker-dealer
business of our subsidiary, and risks associated with the investment advisory
business of our subsidiaries, including the removal by clients of assets they
manage, their regulatory requirements and competition in the investment
advisory business. For a discussion of the risks and uncertainties which could
cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking
statements, see "Risk Factors" in our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K
and any subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. We do not undertake, and
specifically disclaim any obligation, to publicly release the result of any
revisions which may be made to any forward-looking statements to reflect the
occurrence of anticipated or unanticipated events or circumstances after the
date of such statements.

Contact:

Annaly Capital Management, Inc.
Investor Relations
1-888-8Annaly
www.annaly.com
 
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