First Defined Portfolio Fund, LLC
First Trust Advisors L.P., an affiliate of First Trust Portfolios L.P., serves as the investment advisor to the Portfolios.
In this capacity, First Trust is responsible for the selection and ongoing monitoring of the securities in each Portfolio
and certain other services necessary for the management of the Portfolios. Each Portfolio is a series of First Defined
Portfolio Fund, LLC ("First Defined"), a non-diversified, open-end management investment company registered under the
Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended and is treated as a separate mutual fund with its own investment objective and policies.
Interests of the Portfolios are sold only to Prudential Annuities Life Assurance Corporation Variable Account B to fund the benefits
of variable annuity policies issued by Prudential Annuities Life Assurance Corporation.