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Ascendant Alternative Strategies, LLC (“AAS” or “we” or “us”) is providing this website to users (“you” or “users”) for informational purposes only. Each time you access this website, you agree to the website disclosures. Nothing on this website is intended to constitute, or should be deemed to be, financial advisory, legal, tax, accounting or other professional advice or recommendation to you or any other party, be an opinion of the appropriateness or suitability of any investment, or constitute an offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to buy any security or investment.

Investment information is qualified in its entirety by the information contained in a private investment vehicle’s confidential offering documents. Any offer or solicitation of an investment may be made only by delivery of applicable offering documents to qualified eligible investors, which must be read carefully. Prospective investors should rely solely on such offering documents in making any investment decision.

This website and its content (collectively, “Content”) is intended for general informational purposes only and should not be acted upon without first obtaining financial advisory, legal, tax, accounting or other professional advice from your consultant or other professional with respect to your own personal investment objectives, financial circumstances and needs.

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The Content is as of the date(s) indicated, is not a complete description of any investment, strategy or other product or service. While AAS attempts to maintain the accuracy and completeness of the Content, AAS does not represent or guarantee that the Content, which includes the information, text, graphics, links and other items contained on this website, is accurate, adequate, valid, timely, or complete. Certain Content has been obtained from or is based upon third-party sources, which third-party Content AAS believes to be reliable, but it has not been independently verified and no representation or guarantee is made as to the accuracy, validity, timeliness, completeness or suitability of such third party Content.

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While AAS makes no commitment to update the Content, it reserves the right to make changes and corrections at any time, without notice. Your continued use of the website after such changes and corrections signifies your agreement and understanding of such modified Content. The Content is provided on an “as is,” “with all faults” and “as available” basis. AAS does not make any warranty of any kind whatsoever, expressed or implied, regarding the Content including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

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Private Alternative Investment Vehicles. This website may contain information about private alternative investment vehicles or funds. There are substantial risks involved in investing in alternative investment vehicles and they are suitable only for certain investors. No representation is made that such vehicle’s or its manager’s investment process, investment objectives, goals or risk management techniques will or are likely to be achieved or successful or that the vehicle or any underlying investment will make any profit or will not sustain losses. You should read carefully the alternative investment fund risk disclosures contained on this website as well as the private offering documents for each investment. Such private offering documents contain important information, including, among other information, a description of risks, investment program, fees and expenses, and should be read carefully before any investment decision is made.

AAS (including its registered persons) is compensated by receiving placement agent fees, selling fees and similar compensation for the referral of investors (directly or through other financial intermediaries such as other broker-dealers who are also compensated) to private investment vehicles (including companies and funds). Such compensation is paid by investors (and deducted from the amount of their investment) and/or paid by the manager of such vehicles from its fees. AAS (including its registered persons) has an incentive to refer investors (or for the referral of investors) to vehicles managed by its affiliates, including GPB Capital Holdings, LLC, over unaffiliated investments, because of such affiliation and generally the expectation of greater compensation.

Ascendant Alternative Strategies, LLC is an SEC-registered broker-dealer and a member of FINRA and SIPC. Check the background of this Firm and its registered persons on FINRA’s BrokerCheck. The registrations and memberships above in no way imply that the SEC, FINRA or SIPC have endorsed AAS or its products or services.

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FINRA Investor Education and Protection Resources

Under Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (FINRA) Rule 2267, Ascendant Alternative Strategies, LLC provides website users with the following information:

FINRA BrokerCheck Hotline Number: 1-800-289-9999

FINRA Website: http://www.finra.org/

FINRA publishes an investor brochure that includes information describing FINRA BrokerCheck which is available by contacting FINRA at the above telephone number.

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