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**IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION**

**The Solaris Group, LLC** (“_Solaris_”) is an SEC registered investment adviser located in New York, New York. _Solaris_ may only transact business in those states in which it is registered, or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration requirements. Due to the global nature of the internet, this site may be accessed by users in countries other than the United States. We make no warranties that materials on this site are appropriate or available for use in such locations. If it is illegal or prohibited in your country of origin to access or use this site, then you should not do so. Those who choose to access this site outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all local laws and regulations.

_Solaris’s_ web site is limited to the dissemination of general information pertaining to its advisory services, together with access to additional investment-related information, publications, and links. Accordingly, the publication of _Solaris’s_ web site on the Internet should not be construed by any consumer and/or prospective client as _Solaris’s_ solicitation to effect, or attempt to effect transactions in securities, or the rendering of personalized investment advice for compensation, over the Internet. Any subsequent, direct communication by _Solaris_ with a prospective client shall be conducted by a representative that is either registered or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration in the state where the prospective client resides. For information pertaining to the registration status of _Solaris_, please contact the SEC or the state securities regulators for those states in which _Solaris_ maintains a notice filing. A copy of _Solaris’s_ current written disclosure statement discussing _Solaris’s_ business operations, services, and fees is available from _Solaris_ upon written request. _Solaris_ does not make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy, timeliness, suitability, completeness, or relevance of any information prepared by any unaffiliated third party, whether linked to _Solaris_ web site or incorporated herein, and takes no responsibility therefore. All such information is provided solely for convenience purposes only and all users thereof should be guided accordingly.

Please remember that different types of investments involve varying degrees of risk, and there can be no assurance that the future performance of any specific investment or investment strategy (including those undertaken or recommended by _Solaris_), will be profitable or equal any historical performance level(s).

Certain portions of _Solaris’s_ web site (i.e. newsletters, articles, commentaries, etc.) may contain a discussion of, and/or provide access to, _Solaris_ (and those of other investment and non-investment professionals) positions and/or recommendations as of a specific prior date. Due to various factors, including changing market conditions, such discussion may no longer be reflective of current position(s) and/or recommendation(s). Moreover, no client or prospective client should assume that any such discussion serves as the receipt of, or a substitute for, personalized advice from _Solaris_, or from any other investment professional. _Solaris_ is neither an attorney nor an accountant, and no portion of the web site content should be interpreted as legal, accounting or tax advice. _Solaris_ may, at their discretion, modify or discontinue any of the content of this site, or any portion thereof, with or without notice.

Rankings and/or recognition by unaffiliated rating services and/or publications should not be construed by a client or prospective client as a guarantee that he/she will experience a certain level of results if _Solaris_ is engaged, or continues to be engaged, to provide investment advisory services, nor should it be construed as a current or past endorsement of _Solaris_ by any of its clients. Rankings published by magazines, and others, generally base their selections exclusively on information prepared and/or submitted by the recognized adviser. Rankings are generally limited to participating advisers.

This site may contain links to, or may be linked from, other sites that are not maintained by us and to which we have not provided permission. We not endorse, have any responsibility for, or make any representations about, any other sites, including their products and services, content, communications and website use policies. Those third party sites have privacy policies different from our own. Consult their privacy policies prior to providing them with any information. We expressly disclaim any responsibility for your access to or use of such other sites. To the extent that any client or prospective client utilizes any interactive device contained linked to _Solaris’s_ web site, the client and/or prospective client acknowledges and understands that the information resulting from the use of any such calculator/device, is not, and should not be construed, in any manner whatsoever, as the receipt of, or a substitute for, personalized individual advice from _Solaris_, or from any other investment professional.

Each client and prospective client agrees, as a condition precedent to his/her/its access to _Solaris’s_ web site, to release and hold harmless _Solaris_, its officers, directors, owners, employees and agents from any and all adverse consequences resulting from any of his/her/its actions and/or omissions which are independent of his/her/its receipt of personalized individual advice from _Solaris_.

Thank you for visiting our site. If you have any questions about our site, the legal notices or terms of use, you can send us an e-mail at info@solarisgroupllc.com, or call Stephen B. Wells, Chief Compliance Officer at 212-582-4500. Electronic mail or other communications through this site to Solaris (or any of its employees, agents or representatives) are not secure, and we do not guarantee the confidentiality of such communications.****