2016 Integrity Research Compliance Best PracticeThe Cypress Group rigorously adheres to the highest legal and ethical standards. Our dedicated in-house counsel and top outside legal advisors strengthen the legal compliance in each of our businesses through training and written policies. All client interactions are treated with strict confidentiality. Please contact us if you would like further information regarding our compliance policies and procedures.

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. To view our letter of accreditation from Integrity Research pleaseĀ click here.

Advocacy
Cypress diligently adheres to strict interpretation of the Lobbying Disclosure Act, as well as House, Senate and Executive Branch rules regarding representation of clients before federal officials.

Advisory
Cypress does not provide investment advice. We provide insight on policy that clients factor into their investment process. We have a rigorous set of policies and procedures that we use to adhere to applicable securities laws. Cypress does not disclose material, nonpublic information. It is critical that our clients be able to trade without restraint based on our advice and analysis.