I get a smaller-than sign in front of the sender's name on the emails from Q&A

Whenever q&a sends me an email, the sender's name has a "<" in front of it.

http://img28.imageshack.us/img28/5329/atl1.png

I checked the q&a settings, but the only part where I put my email (on the report field) has the address right, no "<"