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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 8, 2023
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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191 Mason Street, Greenwich, CT
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Item 5.02
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On November 8, 2023, Associated Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE: AC) (the "Company”), announced that Ian McAdams, previously the interim Co-Chief Financial Officer of the Company, has been named Chief Financial Officer of the Company. A copy of the related press release is being filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference in its entirety.
Patrick Huvane, who has served as interim Co-Chief Financial Officer since July 2022, has been appointed VP of Corporate Development of the Company.
Item 9.01
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Associated Capital Group, Inc.
By: /s/ Ian J. McAdams
Ian J. McAdams         
Chief Financial Officer
Date: November 13, 2023

Exhibit 99.1



191 Mason Street
Greenwich, Connecticut 06830

t: 203.629.9595


For Immediate Release:




Douglas R. Jamieson

Chief Executive Officer

(203) 629-9595



Associated Capital Group, Inc.

Announces Changes to Management Team



Greenwich, CT, November 8, 2023 – Associated Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE: AC, "Associated Capital" or the "Company") announced today that Ian McAdams has been named Chief Financial Officer of the Company.


Mr. McAdams joined the Company's finance team in 2021 and has served as Interim Co-Chief Financial Officer since July 2022. Prior to joining Associated Capital, Mr. McAdams was a Manager in Banking and Capital Markets with Ernst & Young LLP where his primary focus was providing client services to publicly traded and private companies within the banking and asset management industries. Mr. McAdams holds a B.S. in Accounting from Binghamton University and is a Certified Public Accountant.


"We look forward to Ian's contributions as we continue to execute on our growth plans for the Company." Mr. Jamieson said.


About Associated Capital Group, Inc.


Associated Capital, based in Greenwich, Connecticut, is a diversified global financial services company that provides alternative investment management through Gabelli & Company Investment Advisers, Inc. (“GCIA”). We have also earmarked proprietary capital for our direct investment business that invests in new and existing businesses. The direct investment business is developing along several core pillars including Gabelli Private Equity Partners, LLC (“GPEP”), formed in August 2017 with $150 million of authorized capital as a “fund-less” sponsor. We also created Gabelli Principal Strategies Group, LLC (“GPS”) in December 2015 to pursue strategic operating initiatives.




Our disclosure and analysis in this press release contain “forward-looking statements”. Forward-looking statements convey our current expectations or forecasts of future events. You can identify these statements because they do not relate strictly to historical or current facts. They use words such as “anticipate,” “estimate,” “expect,” “project,” “intend,” “plan,” “believe,” and other words and terms of similar meaning. They also appear in any discussion of future operating or financial performance. In particular, these include statements relating to future actions, future performance of our products, expenses, the outcome of any legal proceedings, and financial results. Although we believe that we are basing our expectations and beliefs on reasonable assumptions within the bounds of what we currently know about our business and operations, the economy and other conditions, there can be no assurance that our actual results will not differ materially from what we expect or believe. Therefore, you should proceed with caution in relying on any of these forward-looking statements. They are neither statements of historical fact nor guarantees or assurances of future performance.

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