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In Japan, Wellington International Management Company Pte Ltd (WIM) has been registered as a Financial Instruments Firm with registered number: Director General of Kanto Local Finance Bureau (Kin-Sho) Number 428. WIM is a member of the Japan Investment Advisers Association (JIAA) and the Investment Trusts Association, Japan (ITA).
WMIL, WGIM and WIM are also registered as investment advisers with the SEC; however, they will comply with the substantive provisions of the US Investment Advisers Act only with respect to their US clients.
Wellington Management Legacy Securities PPIP Master Fund, LP – Luxury Expense Policy
With respect to payment of expenses of Wellington Management Legacy Securities PPIP Master Fund, LP (the “Fund”), the Fund will only pay or be charged with expenses as authorized in its Amended and Restated Limited Partnership Agreement. Wellington PPIF Management, LLC, the General Partner to the Fund, will ensure that the Fund will not bear the following categories of expenses: entertainment or events; office and facility renovations; aviation and other transportation services; or other activities or events that are not reasonable expenditures for staff development, reasonable performance incentives or other similar measures conducted in the normal course of business operations of the Fund. Full policy can be viewed here.