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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): March 6, 2015
 
ASCENT CAPITAL GROUP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Delaware
 
001-34176
 
26-2735737
(State or other jurisdiction of
 
(Commission
 
(I.R.S. Employer
incorporation or organization)
 
File Number)
 
Identification No.)
 
5251 DTC Parkway, Suite 1000

Greenwood Village, Colorado 80111

(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
 
Registrant’s 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):
 
o  Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
 
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Item 7.01.  Regulation FD Disclosure.
 
On March 6, 2015, Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release, attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, announcing that Bill Fitzgerald, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, and Michael Haislip, Executive Vice President of Ascent and President and Chief Executive Officer of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Monitronics International, Inc. (“Monitonics”), will speak at the Piper Jaffray Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference, being held at the Le Parker Meridien in New York, NY on March 10, 2015 at 11:30 am EST. During their presentation, Messrs. Fitzgerald and Haislip may make observations regarding the financial performance and outlook of both the Company and Monitronics.
 
This Current Report on 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.
 
(d)  Exhibits
 
Exhibit No.
 
Name
99.1
 
Press Release issued by Ascent Capital Group, Inc. dated March 6, 2015.

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SIGNATURE
 
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: March 9, 2015
 
 
ASCENT CAPITAL GROUP, INC.
 
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ William E. Niles
 
 
Name:
William E. Niles
 
 
Title:
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

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EXHIBIT INDEX
 
Exhibit No.
 
Name
99.1
 
Press Release issued by Ascent Capital Group, Inc. dated March 6, 2015.


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