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October 2, 2017

Contrast Capital Management Has Been Selected by Green Square Capital to Manage International Equity Investments

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Contrast Capital Management’s International Equity Income Strategy has been selected by Green Square Capital to manage international income investing for its clients.

Darrell Horn, Co-Founder and Senior Managing Director of Green Square Capital said, “After extensive due diligence, we have selected Contrast Capital’s International Equity Income to recommend to our clients as it fulfills all of the key criteria to include on our platform. We like its attractive dividend yield, blue chip focus, balanced allocation, tax management and approach to risk mitigation. We believe it is an excellent complement to the U.S. equity income strategy that we currently offer our clients.”

Francis X. Claro, Founder and Portfolio Manager of Contrast Capital said: “We are delighted to be working with Green Square to help serve the needs of its clients in international investing. Contrast Capital and Green Square have had a strong relationship working on sound and innovative international strategies to serve the needs of their clients and bring them the best risk adjusted returns.”

About Contrast Capital Management

Contrast Capital Management, LLC is an independent investment management and advisory firm focused on global equity investing. Our clients include individuals, RIA’s, partnerships and institutions.

The firm was founded and is led by Francis X. Claro, a senior investment professional with over 25 years of experience managing multi-billion dollar international investment funds for leading asset management firms including Wells Capital Management, the investment arm of Wells Fargo Bank and Evergreen Investments, the investment arm of Wachovia Bank.

Contrast Capital’s International Equity Income Portfolio is an international large-cap dividend focused strategy that invests in high quality stocks that pay and grow attractive dividends. The portfolio is derived from a repeatable and disciplined investment process. For more about Contrast Capital visit http://www.contrastcap.com/ or call (617) 523 0104.

About Green Square Capital

Green Square Capital is an independent wealth management firm focused on providing cash flow-oriented investment strategies for families, endowments, foundations, family offices and financial institutions. The firm manages over $2 billion for approximately 200 families throughout the U.S.

Green Square Capital was founded in 2001 by Darrell Horn and Steve Sansom, who previously held senior positions at Goldman Sachs. For more about Green Square visit http://www.greensquarecap.com/ or call (901) 259 6300.

This release is informational only and does not contain investment advice.

Contacts
Contrast Capital
Jennifer Kelly, 617-523-0104
http://www.contrastcap.com/
or
Green Square Capital
901-259-6300
http://www.greensquarecap.com/

January 17, 2017

Philip M. Bilden, Contrast Capital Global Advisory Board Member, Under Consideration for United States Secretary of the Navy

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Contrast Capital Global Advisory Board member, Mr. Philip M. Bilden, is under consideration for the appointment of United States Secretary of the Navy, according to published news reports. Francis X. Claro, Founder and Portfolio Manager of Contrast Capital, said, “Philip has been a trusted advisor to me for over 25 years and to Contrast Capital since its inception. His outstanding financial and management skills, and in-depth knowledge of the Asia Pacific region where he has built a successful business over two decades, have been essential to the development of Contrast. Philip is a gentleman of the utmost integrity, with a record of honorable service to our country in and out of uniform. Philip served our country as a Military Intelligence Officer in the U.S. Army Reserve for ten years, from distinguished ROTC graduate at Georgetown University through the rank of Captain. Philip’s leadership, work and advocacy for the U.S. Naval War College Foundation and the U.S. Naval Academy have benefited the U.S. Navy greatly. The Bilden family has served the nation in uniform for four consecutive generations with Philip’s two sons presently serving in the U.S. Navy. We commend Philip’s willingness to undertake public service after a highly successful career as a private sector business leader. We are proud that Philip is being considered to serve our nation as the 76th US Secretary of the Navy.”

Contrast Capital Management is an independent investment management and advisory firm with a long term track record focused on fundamental global investing. Our clients include individuals, RIA’s, partnerships and institutions.

The firm was founded and is led by Mr. Francis X. Claro, a senior investment professional with over 20 years of experience managing multi-billion dollar investment funds for leading asset management firms including Wells Capital Management, the investment arm of Wells Fargo Bank and Evergreen Investments, the investment arm of Wachovia Bank.

Contrast Capital employs an active fundamental investment approach that blends a strict discipline of company analysis with an assessment of macroeconomic factors. Contrast Capital is research-driven, valuation-sensitive, and invests globally. This release is informational only and does not contain investment advice.

For more about Contrast Capital visit http://www.contrastcap.com/ or call 617-523-0104.

Contacts
Contrast Capital Management, LLC
Mary Babb, 617-523-0104