ABOUT CYPRESS ADVISORY

Integrity Research 2013. Best Practices Compliance Seal

Cypress Advisory, LLC is a boutique consulting and research firm based in Washington, DC, with offices in Dallas and New York. Cypress Advisory provides institutional investment and corporate managers with actionable intelligence and analysis of political processes with outcome-specific probability and immediate market relevance. The Advisory team has a distinct edge in its research and views of legislative and regulatory changes affecting financial services, capital markets, budget, tax, energy and special situations.

Cypress Advisory consistently provides superior value to clients because of the firm's rare combination of expertise in public policy and politics, along with financial and industry analysis. The Advisory team's unique combination of experience at the most senior levels of the Executive Branch, Capitol Hill, and Wall Street drives the firm's proprietary research model and record of promptly delivering valuable policy and political insight.

The Advisory Process

Cypress Advisory provides a premium, bespoke service that delivers timely and proactive intelligence through direct conversations with the firm's principals and a concise, individualized written product. Cypress does not publish or broadly distribute written research.

The Cypress Group rigorously adheres to the highest legal and ethical standards, as per the Firm's written Compliance Manual. All client interactions are treated with strict confidentiality.

Cypress Advisory received accreditation for compliance with industry best practices from Integrity Research Associates LLC, an information and solutions provider specializing in the investment research industry. Cypress Advisory follows each of the Key Compliance Controls as defined in Integrity's best practices for political intelligence firms, as well as a majority of the overall best practices for political intelligence firms. Best practices are based upon: industry surveys, recent case law, regulator sentiment, applicable laws, rules and regulations, and are intended to reduce risks related to confidential and potentially material, non-public information and other potential compliance-related risks.

Please contact us if you would like further information regarding our compliance policies and procedures.