MFA Financial, Inc. to Participate in JMP Financial Services and Real Estate Conference

 MFA Financial, Inc. to Participate in JMP Financial Services and Real Estate
                                  Conference

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2013

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA) today
announced that it is scheduled to participate in the JMP Financial Services
and Real Estate Conference on Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. (EDT).

A live audio webcast of MFA's presentation, including the material that will
be discussed during the presentation, will be made available to the general
public online at http://wsw.com/webcast/jmp22/MFAapproximately 15 minutes
prior to the presentation. An audio replay of the presentation will be
available following the presentation at the same website address. The link to
the presentation will also be available by clicking on the Webcasts &
Presentations link located at the top of MFA's homepage at
www.mfafinancial.com.

MFA  is a real estate investment trust primarily engaged in the business of
investment, on a leveraged basis, in Agency and Non-Agency residential
mortgage-backed securities.

CONTACT:MFA Investor Relations
 800-892-7547
www.mfafinancial.com

SOURCE MFA Financial, Inc.

Website: http://www.mfafinancial.com