SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): November 28, 2012
ASCENT CAPITAL GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
5251 DTC Parkway, Suite 1000
Greenwood Village, Colorado 80111
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (303) 628-5600
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On November 28, 2012, Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release, attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, announcing that Michael Meyers, Chief Financial Officer of the Company and its wholly-owned subsidiary Monitronics International, Inc. (Monitronics), and Michael Haislip, Executive Vice President of the Company and President and Chief Executive Officer of Monitronics, will present at Bank of Americas Leveraged Finance Conference, being held on December 3, 2012 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, Florida at 2:40 pm EST. During their presentations, Messrs. Meyers and Haislip may make observations regarding the financial performance and outlook of both the Company and Monitronics.
This Form 8-K and the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 are being furnished to the SEC under Item 7.01 of Form 8-K in satisfaction of the public disclosure requirements of Regulation FD and shall not be deemed filed for any purpose.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: November 29, 2012