This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the Notes and related guarantees. The Notes and related guarantees have not been registered under the Securities Act, or the securities laws of any other jurisdiction, and may not be offered or sold in the United States without registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements.Forward-Looking Statements This press release includes certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements about the issuance of the Notes, the issuance of the Ascent convertible notes, the pending Acquisition, the assumption of the Notes by Monitronics and other matters that are not historical facts. These forward-looking statements involve many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements, including, without limitation, the ability of Monitronics to satisfy the conditions to the closing of the Notes offering, the ability of Ascent to satisfy the conditions to the closing of the convertible notes offering, general market conditions, the ability of Monitronics to complete the Acquisition, changes in law and government regulations and other matters affecting the business of Monitronics. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this press release, and Ascent expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to disseminate any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement contained herein to reflect any change in Ascent's expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any such statement is based. Please refer to the publicly filed documents of Ascent, including the most recent Form 10-K and any subsequently filed Forms 8-K for additional information about Ascent and Monitronics and about the risks and uncertainties related to their business which may affect the statements made in this press release.
About Ascent Capital Group, Inc.Ascent is a holding company and owns 100 percent of its operating subsidiaries, including Monitronics, one of the nation's largest, fastest-growing home security alarm monitoring companies, headquartered in Dallas, TX, and certain former subsidiaries of Ascent Media Group, LLC.