Form 3 MARKETWISE, INC. For: Jul 21 Filed by: Stansberry Frank Porter

July 23, 2021 9:39 PM EDT

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FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Stansberry Frank Porter

(Last) (First) (Middle)
1125 N. CHARLES ST.

(Street)
BALTIMORE MD 21201

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
07/21/2021
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
MARKETWISE, INC. [ MKTW ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Class B Common Stock 62,247,571
D
 
Class B Common Stock 2,566,643
I
By Trust
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Common Units   (1)   (1) Class A Common Stock 62,247,571 (2) (3) D  
Common Units   (1)   (1) Class A Common Stock 2,566,643 (2) (3) I By Trust
Explanation of Responses:
1. The Common Units are redeemable at any time by the Reporting Person for, at the election of the Issuer, newly-issued Class A common stock on a one-for-one basis or a cash payment equal to the volume weighted average market price of one Class A common stock for each Common Unit redeemed. Upon the redemption of any Common Units, a number of Class B common stock equal to the number of Common Units that are redeemed will be cancelled by the Issuer for no consideration.
2. Represents Common Units received as consideration for LLC units of MarketWise, LLC in connection with the Business Combination Agreement, as defined and described in the Issuer's prospectus filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 1, 2021.
3. Upon the redemption of any Common Units, a number of Class B common stock equal to the number of Common Units that are redeemed will be cancelled by the Issuer for no consideration.
/s/ Gary Anderson, Attorney-in-fact 07/23/2021
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POWER OF ATTORNEY

With respect to holdings of and transactions in securities issued by MarketWise, Inc. (the "Company"), the undersigned hereby constitutes and appoints the individuals named on Schedule A attached hereto and as may be amended from time to time, or any of them signing singly, with full power of substitution and resubstitution, to act as the undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to: 

1. prepare, execute in the undersigned's name and on the undersigned's behalf, and submit to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") a Form ID, including amendments thereto, and any other documents necessary or appropriate to obtain and/or regenerate codes and passwords enabling the undersigned to make electronic filings with the SEC of reports required by Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or any rule or regulation of the SEC;

2. execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, Forms 3, 4, and 5 in accordance with Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the rules thereunder; 

3. do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned which may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any such Form 3, 4, or 5, complete and execute any amendment or amendments thereto, and timely file such schedule or form with the SEC and any stock exchange or similar authority; and 

4. take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally required by, the undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by such attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions as such attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion. 

The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power and authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite, necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or could do if personally present, with full power of substitution and resubstitution or revocation, hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact, or such attorneys-in-fact substitute or substitutes, shall lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of this Power of Attorney and the rights and powers herein granted. 

The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at the request of the undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company assuming, any of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. 

This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the earliest to occur of (a) the undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the Company, (b) revocation by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to the foregoing attorneys-in-fact or (c) as to any attorney-in-fact individually, until such attorney-in-fact is no longer an employee of the Company. 

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be executed as of February 1, 2021.


Signature: /s/ Frank Porter Stansberry
          _______________________________
Print Name: Frank Porter Stansberry
 
Schedule A
        
Individuals Appointed as Attorney-in-Fact with Full Power of Substitution and Resubstitution 

Dale Lynch
Gary Anderson 
Marco Ferri


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