Through our various investments we help facilitate home ownership in the U.S. and are proud to support the U.S. housing and business markets. By providing private capital to the housing market through our investments in residential mortgages and mortgage credit assets, we help Americans purchase homes for their families and help businesses finance their operations, all of which are important components to a heathy U.S. economy.
We recognize that the success of our company is contingent on our employees. We provide our highly skilled employees an engaging, rewarding, supportive and inclusive environment to grow professionally and contribute to the growth and success of the Company. We are committed to providing the best possible climate for maximum development and goal achievement for all of our employees. Our practice is to treat each employee as an individual. We seek to develop a spirit of teamwork. In order to maintain an atmosphere where these goals can be accomplished, we provide a comfortable and progressive workplace. Most importantly, we have a workplace where communication is open and problems can be discussed and resolved in a mutually respectful atmosphere. We take into account individual circumstances and the individual employee. We firmly believe that with direct communication, we can continue to resolve any difficulties that may arise and develop a mutually beneficial relationship with our employees.
As a result of our attention to a healthy workplace environment, our current employees have an average tenure of over 14 years.