Terms and Conditions
Terms and Conditions of use of this Website
The following are the terms and conditions (the "Terms") on which you may use this Pioneer Global Investments Limited website (the "Website"). This Website is directed at Professional Clients in the UK and not at retail clients and is hosted by Pioneer Global Investments Limited (London Branch) ("Pioneer"), Portland House, 8th Floor, Bressenden Place, London SW1E 5BH. Pioneer Global Investments Limited (London Branch) is authorised and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority. Details about the extent of our regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority are available from us on request.
The Website contains information covering many different investment funds, managed and registered in many different locations around the world (the "Funds"). The information contained within the Website is provided for information and evaluation purposes only. It does not constitute an offer to buy or solicitation to sell any shares or units of any of the Funds or any services referred to in the Website.
Access to the Website and information contained herein is restricted to Professional Clients and may be further restricted by laws and regulations applicable to the user, compliance with which shall be the user’s sole responsibility. Pioneer makes no representations that the Website or any contents contained on it are appropriate or available for use in any jurisdiction other than the UK. The Funds (with the exception of Pioneer SICAV) are unregulated collective investment schemes under the UK Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. The Funds do not carry the protection provided by the UK regulatory system. . In particular, there is no entitlement to compensation under the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.
This information is not intended to be published or made available to any person in any jurisdiction where doing so would result in contravention of any applicable laws or regulations. The user should ensure that the use of this information and any resulting fund transactions does not contravene any such restrictions. It is the user's responsibility to be informed and to observe all applicable laws and regulations.
Nothing in the Website constitutes investment advice and it is important that you do not rely upon its content to make investment decisions or give investment advice. Investors and prospective investors should seek appropriate professional advice before investing. The Funds are not suitable for everyone. Investors and prospective investors should seek appropriate advice from an investment adviser as to suitability. Investment in the Funds may have tax consequences and it is important to bear in mind that Pioneer does not provide tax advice. The levels and basis of taxation can change. You should consult your own tax adviser in order to understand any applicable tax consequences.
Any user distributing information taken from the Website, in whatever form, to any other person, agrees to attach a copy of this page and obtain the agreement of such other person to comply with the terms set forth on this page.
The information contained in the Website is not for distribution and does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy any securities or services in the United States or in any of its territories or possessions subject to its jurisdiction or to or for the benefit of any United States Person. For the purposes of these Terms, a US Person includes but is not limited to a person (including a partnership, corporation, limited liability company or similar entity) that is a citizen or resident of the US or is organized or incorporated under the laws of the United States of America. The Funds have not been registered in the United States under the Investment Company Act of 1940 and units or shares in the Funds are not registered in the United States under the Securities Act of 1933 of the United States as amended.
The information contained within the Website does not constitute an offer to buy or solicitation to sell shares or units in any of the Funds or any services, by or to anyone in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or distribution would be unlawful or in which the person making such offer or solicitation is not qualified to do so or to anyone to whom it is unlawful to make such offer or solicitation.
Applications to invest in any Fund must only be made on the basis of the offer document relating to the specific Fund (e.g. prospectus, investment memorandum or other applicable terms and conditions). Investors should read the prospectus carefully before investing. All investors or prospective investors should consult an appropriate professional adviser as to whether they require any governmental or other consent’s or need to observe any formalities to enable them to invest in any particular Fund.
Access to the Website
Pioneer grants you a limited right to use the Website. Your right to use the Website is subject to your agreement to abide by these Terms in their entirety, as well as any other rules, procedures, policies, terms or conditions that govern all or any portion of the Website. At any time and for any reason Pioneer may revoke your right to use all or any portion of the Website. You may not violate or attempt to violate the security of the Website.
Content of the Website
Whilst Pioneer seeks to ensure that the information on this web site is accurate and up to date, Pioneer does not warrant the adequacy, accuracy, timeliness or completeness of this information and does not accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in or the use of or reliance on the information on this web site.
Further, Pioneer reserves the right to change or amend the information provided at any time and without prior notice.
In view of the above, Pioneer advises you to confirm the accuracy of any information with Pioneer before seeking to rely on such information.
Intellectual Property Rights
Copyrights and all other intellectual property rights subsisting in the Website and each and every piece of information provided on or through the Website is owned by Pioneer or a third party licensor. You may not copy, modify, publish, licence, sell, resell, retransmit or otherwise make the information retrieved from the Website available in any manner or on any media to any third party unless you have obtained our prior written consent
Availability of Website
Pioneer will endeavour to make the Website available but cannot guarantee that the Website will operate continuously or without interruptions or be error free. You must not attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website and, in particular, you must not attempt to circumvent security, tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt any computer system, server, website, router or any other internet connected device.
Pioneer reserves the right to correct, improve or change the Website and to suspend access to the Website for maintenance or improvements. The Website may contain typographical errors or inaccuracies and Pioneer does not take responsibility for amending or updating such information.
The Website is provided on an "as is" basis and neither Pioneer nor any of its information providers, licensors, directors, employees, or agents warrant that their supply of information to users (the "Service") will be uninterrupted or error free nor does Pioneer or any of its information providers, licensors, directors, employees or agents make any warranty as to the results to be obtained from use of the Service.
The Service is distributed without warranties of any kind either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title or implied warranties of satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose or otherwise, other than those warranties which are implied by and incapable of exclusion, restriction, or modification under applicable law.
All conditions, warranties or representations, not expressly stated in these Terms are excluded to the fullest extent permissible by law.
You are responsible for ensuring that your computer system meets all relevant technical specifications necessary to use the Website. You also understand that Pioneer cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that any material available on the Website will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for the accuracy of data input and output.
Pioneer provides the Service free of charge and therefore neither Pioneer nor anyone else involved in creating, producing or delivering the Service (together the "Service Providers") shall be liable (in tort, contract or otherwise) for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of use of the Website or Service, or inability to use the Website or Service or out of any breach of any warranty. The Service Providers will not in any way be responsible for any acts or omissions of the user in connection with the Service or inability to use the Service or out of any breach of any warranty. The Service Providers will not in any way be responsible for any selection or retention of, or the acts or omissions of, the user in connection with the Service. The Service Providers are not responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception of the Services by third parties, theft, operator error or strikes.
If Pioneer is liable in respect of the Website and/or the Service for any reason, its liability shall be limited to €100.
Pioneer may provide hypertext links to sites on the Internet and Pioneer makes no representations whatsoever about any other site(s) which you may access through this Website or which may link to the Website. When you access any other site you understand that it is independent from the Website and that Pioneer has no control over the content or availability of that site. In addition, a link to any other site does not mean that Pioneer endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use of, such a site and shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. Any concerns regarding any external link to any third party site should be directed to that site’s operator.
You should be aware and make any prospective investor aware of the risks associated with securities investment. Please remember that past performance is not necessarily a guide to the future does not guarantee and is not indicative of future results. Market and currency movements may cause the value of investments and the income from them to fall as well as rise and could result in the loss of all capital invested. Smaller markets can be more volatile than developed stock markets and can carry more risk. Independent financial advice should be taken before entering into any financial transaction.
It is Pioneer’s policy to record all telephone calls for business purposes, to carry out your instructions correctly and to help improve the quality of our service and in the interests of security.
Unless otherwise stated, all views expressed are those of Pioneer. These views are subject to change at any time based on market and other conditions and there can be no assurances that countries, markets or sectors will perform as expected.
Pioneer may assign or subcontract any or all of its rights and obligations under these Terms.
Pioneer may alter these Terms from time to time and post the new version on the Website, following which all use of the Website will be governed by that version.
If any provision or term of these Terms shall become or be declared illegal, invalid or unenforceable for any reason whatsoever, such term or provision shall be divisible from them and shall be deemed to be deleted from them.
These Terms and your use of the Website are governed by Irish law and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts.
Notice for Hong Kong
The Pioneer Investments’ range of funds are not registered for sale in Hong Kong. Information from the Website should not be available to the public in Hong Kong. The content of this Website has not been reviewed or approved by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission.
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