New Alliance Provides MarketCounsel Clients to Access to More than 1,000 Regus Business Centers Worldwide

MarketCounsel’s Registered Investment Advisers now receive special discounted offers on Regus workplace solutions

DALLAS – January 18, 2010 – The Regus Group (LSE:RGU), the world’s largest provider of flexible workplace solutions, and MarketCounsel, a leading provider of comprehensive business and regulatory consulting services to independent registered investment advisers today announced an alliance that offers MarketCounsel’s clients a number of benefits and special offers from Regus.

MarketCounsel clients will receive complimentary Regus Gold businessworld membership, which provides them with unlimited access to more than 1,000 Regus business lounges and cafes, preferred rates on ready-to-use day offices, meeting rooms and videoconferencing, and a variety of other member-only benefits.  MarketCounsel clients also receive discounts on Regus virtual offices and fully furnished offices.

“Now MarketCounsel’s registered investment adviser clients have their choice of more than 1,000 professional, corporate-style locations from which to work and meet with clients,” said Michael Haas, Senior Director of Partnerships for Regus Group Americas.  “We’re continuing to establish alliances with progressive organizations like MarketCounsel that will allow today’s busy professional to remain productive regardless of where they do business.”

“As a firm that specializes in creating new advisory businesses for entrepreneurial-minded investment professionals, having a high quality turnkey option available for office space is invaluable.”

MarketCounsel’s registered investment adviser clients will have access to a full range of cost-effective Regus business-ready workplace products including fully furnished, fully staffed private offices, meeting rooms and business support services.  Regus clients typically experience up to a 60 percent savings on their facilities costs over leasing traditional office space.  For those clients who may not need a full-time office, Regus also offers virtual offices, which allow businesses to instantly gain a presence in a new market with a prestigious, high-profile business address and local telephone answering and mail handling services.

About The Regus Group
The Regus Group is the world’s leading provider of pioneering workplace solutions, with products and services ranging from fully equipped offices to professional meeting rooms, business lounges and the largest network of videoconferencing studios.  The Regus Group delivers a new way to work, whether it’s from home, on the road or from an office.

Clients such as Google, GlaxoSmithKline and Nokia join thousands of growing small and medium businesses that benefit from outsourcing their office and workplace needs to The Regus Group and allowing them to focus on their core business.

Over 400,000 clients a day benefit from Regus Group facilities spread across a global footprint of 1,000 locations in 450 cities and 75 countries, which allow individuals and companies to work wherever, however and whenever they want.  For more information please visit

About Market Counsel
MarketCounsel is a business and regulatory compliance consulting firm dedicated to the success of our clients: entrepreneurial investment advisory firms nationwide.  Our comprehensive service offering revolves around sound, yet business-savvy, regulatory compliance solutions for a focused niche of clientele.  We pair best-of-class compliance professionals with state-of-the-art technology to deliver such solutions and meet our clients’ needs.  Our affiliated law firm, the Hamburger Law Firm, renders a carefully-coordinated array of legal services to clients to prevent the traditional lack of accountability between legal and compliance.