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IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT ACCESS TO THIS WEBSITE

The use of Equity Trustees website (this “Website”) is subject to the following terms and conditions  and are to be read in conjunction with Equity Trustees’ global website terms and conditions provided at https://www.eqt.com.au/global/website-terms-of-use and https://www.eqt.com.au/global/privacystatement (the “Terms”). After you have read and understood these Terms, you may click “Agree” to confirm that you agree to the Terms which create a binding legal agreement between us. If you do not agree to these Terms, please refrain from using this section of the Website.

Equity Trustees is the brand name of EQT Holdings Ltd and its companies. Services are provided from the UK out of Equity Trustees Fund Services Ltd (“ETFS”), registered office: Bow House, 1A Bow Lane, London, EC4M 9EE, United Kingdom, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority of the United Kingdom (the “FCA”).  

This Website, and the information on it, are provided for information purposes only and do not constitute an invitation, offer or solicitation to engage in any investment activity including to buy or sell any investment including any interest in the Funds (as defined below). 

This Website contains information about investment funds which are offered by ETFS (the “Funds”) and which are registered, or have otherwise been notified, for public distribution and marketing in the United Kingdom. Please note that the fact of such registration does not mean that any regulator has determined that such Funds are suitable for all or any investors. The Funds referred to on this Website may not be suitable investments for you and you should therefore seek professional investment advice before making a decision to invest in any of the Funds. A prospectus and Key Investor Information Document (“KIID”) for each of the Funds is available on request.

No Advice: The information on this Website is provided for information only and does not constitute, and should not be construed as, investment advice or a recommendation to buy, sell or otherwise transact in any investment including the Funds. The information on this Website is provided solely on the basis that you will make your own investment decisions and ETFS has not taken any account of your particular investment objectives or financial situation in preparing the information on this Website. In addition, nothing in this Website shall, or is intended to, constitute financial, legal, accounting or tax advice. We strongly recommend that you seek professional investment advice before making any investment decision.

Performance Information: Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up and investors may not get back the amount originally invested and may lose all of their investment. Exchange rate changes may cause the value of overseas investments to rise or fall. To the extent that any information on this Website refers to a particular tax treatment, such treatment depends on the individual circumstances of the investor and may be subject to change in the future.

Risk Warnings: Any investment involves substantial risks. Further information about the types of risks associated with investment in the Funds referred to on this Website can be found in the offering documents for each Fund. These offering documents also contain risk warnings which are specific to the relevant Fund and which you should consider carefully before taking any decision to invest.

Information on this Website: Equity Trustees has taken reasonable care to ensure that the information contained on this Website is accurate, current, complete, fit for its intended purpose and compliant with relevant legislation and regulations as at the date of issue. However, errors or omissions may occur due to circumstances beyond Equity Trustees’ control and no warranty is given, or representation made, whether express or implied regarding the accuracy, validity or completeness of the information on this Website and no liability is accepted for the accuracy or completeness of such information. You must conduct your own due diligence and investigations rather than relying on any of the information in this Website. Any person who acts upon, or changes his investment position in reliance on, the information contained on this Website does so entirely at his own risk. Information posted on this Website is current only as at the date it is first posted and may no longer be true or complete when viewed by you. Equity Trustees cannot guarantee that content will be accurate, complete and current at all times. To the extent that any information on this Website relates to a third party, such information has been provided by that third party and is the sole responsibility of such third party and Equity Trustees accepts no liability for such information. All content on the Website is subject to modification from time to time without notice.

Linked Websites: Links to websites operated by third parties are provided for information only and do not constitute any form of advice or recommendation of such websites or the material on them. Equity Trustees accepts no responsibility for information contained on any other sites which can be accessed by hypertext link from this Website or for these sites not being available at all times. Equity Trustees (a) has no control over the contents of those sites or resources and (b) has not reviewed, and will not review or update, such websites or information and any use that you make of such websites and information is at your own risk. Please note that when you click on any external site hypertext link you will leave this Website.

Further to the preceding paragraph this website nor its links to websites operated by third parties is not an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, or an invitation to subscribe for or to buy, securities in the United States or in relation to any U.S. person (as defined in Regulation S under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (“U.S. Securities Act”). The product disclosure statements available through links via this website are not available to persons in the United States or to U.S. persons. The securities to be issued have not been, and will not be, registered under the U.S. Securities Act or the securities laws of any state of the United States, and may not be offered or sold in the United States or to U.S. persons, except following an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. By proceeding, you agree to the above statements and confirm that you are not a U.S. person, a resident of the United States or currently located in the United States, nor are you acting for the account or benefit of any such person, and that you will not make a copy of the product disclosure statements available to any such person.

Viruses: We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.  You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site.

Data Protection: All personal information is held and dealt with by Equity Trustees in confidence and in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) and all other applicable data protection legislation. Please refer to the Privacy Notice. We may disclose your personal information to agents and service providers for the same purposes. Telephone calls to ETFS may be recorded and monitored for our mutual protection and to improve customer service.

Cookies: Cookies are small data files that are sent to and stored on your computer, smartphone or other device used to access the internet, whenever you visit a website. We use cookies to enable and improve certain functions on our website and gain feedback on how our website is used. If you choose to switch certain cookies off, it will affect how our website works. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise the device you are using. Equity Trustees use cookies to store general information such as the region where you are based and the type of client you are. This helps us to tailor our website to better suit your requirements. The Cookies we use here are ‘session’ cookies and will be removed every time you leave our website.

We use analytics cookies to collect information on website activity (such as the number of users who visit our website, the date and time of visits, the number of pages viewed, navigation patterns, what country and what systems users have used to access the site and, when entering our website from another website, the address of that web site). This information on its own does not identify an individual but it does provide us with statistics that can be used to analyse and improve our website. These Cookies are ‘session’ cookies. The browsers of most computers, smartphones and other web–enabled devices are usually set up to accept cookies. If your browser preferences allow it, you can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when cookies are set. Each browser is different, so check the “Help” menu of your browser to learn about how to change your cookie preferences.

Liability: No warranty is given that the contents of this Website are compatible with all computer systems or browsers or that this Website shall be available on an uninterrupted basis. Equity Trustees does not accept any liability for any damages or losses arising from changes or alterations made to this Website by unauthorised third parties. The internet is not a completely reliable transmission medium and Equity Trustees does not accept any liability for any data transmission errors such as data loss or damage or alteration of any kind or for the security or confidentiality of information transmitted across the internet to or from Equity Trustees. Any such transmission of information is entirely at your own risk and any material downloaded from this Website is downloaded at your own risk. The information on this Website is provided on an “as is” basis. To the extent permitted by law, Equity Trustees and their directors, officers, employees and agents expressly exclude all conditions, warranties, representations and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity. Equity Trustees will only be liable to you in respect of any direct losses arising from your use of, or inability to use, this Website in the event of Equity Trustees gross negligence, wilful default or fraud. In no event will Equity Trustees be liable to any person for any indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of any use of, or inability to use, this Website or the information contained on it or on any other hyper-linked site including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, loss of programs or data on your equipment or otherwise, even if Equity Trustees is expressly advised of the possibility or likelihood of such damages. This does not affect ETFS liability for any loss or damage which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law. Nothing in these Terms is intended to exclude or restrict any duty or liability that Equity Trustees has to its clients under the “regulatory system” in the United Kingdom (as such term is defined in the FCA Rules), under applicable local regulatory rules or which may not be excluded or restricted as a matter of applicable law.

Contact Us: If you have any enquiries in relation to this Website or the information on it, please contact Equity Trustees at equity@eqt.com.au

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