Legal Terms and Conditions Purpose
This website is intended for the user's own use in reviewing information available here about State Street Corporation and its affiliates (" State Street"). By accessing this website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions that appear herein. These terms and conditions are subject to change. State Street reserves the right to modify these terms and conditions, which it may do by posting changes to the website. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, please do not access the website.
Financial Services Compensation Scheme
Your eligible deposits with State Street Bank and Trust Company, London Branch are protected up to a total of £75,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. This limit is applied to the total of any deposits you have with the following: State Street Global Services. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered.
Web Content and Materials
The information on this website is for information purposes only and is subject to change without notice. Products and services described in this website may not be suitable for all users. The contents hereof do not constitute an offer or a solicitation to buy or sell any financial instrument, product or service or to enter into any contract with State Street. FURTHERMORE, THE CONTENTS HEREOF ARE NOT INTENDED FOR ACCESS BY, DISTRIBUTION TO, OR USE BY, ANY PERSON OR ENTITY IN ANY JURISDICTION OR COUNTRY WHERE SUCH ACCESS, DISTRIBUTION OR USE WOULD BE CONTRARY TO LOCAL LAW OR REGULATION. Not all products and services mentioned in this website are available in all jurisdictions.
To the extent that information on this website promotes State Street’s provision of services within the scope of the Markets in Financial Instrument Directive and the national rules that implement it (“MiFID”), it may constitute a marketing communication for MiFID purposes.
Certain portions or pages of this website are subject to additional disclosures and disclaimers. In the event of a conflict between those disclosures and disclaimers and these terms and conditions, the additional disclosures and disclaimers will govern for such portions and pages.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
THE INFORMATION AND CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS-IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. STATE STREET MAKES NO REPRESENTATION ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE. STATE STREET DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS WITH REGARD TO CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS, AND FREEDOM FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER CONTAMINATION.
IN NO EVENT WILL STATE STREET BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ANY USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER STATE STREET HAS BEEN APPRISED OF THE LIKELIHOOD OF SUCH DAMAGES OCCURRING AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.
State Street may provide a link to other sites through this website. State Street does not control any third party site and makes no representations concerning the content of any such site and expressly disclaims any liability with respect thereto.
Copyright Notice and Policy
The contents of the kc.statestreet.com website are protected by applicable copyright laws. No permission is granted to copy, distribute, or modify any material herein or to post any text, graphics, video, audio or other material hereto. This website is copyrighted by State Street Corporation. All rights reserved.
The user's access to and use of this website, and these terms and conditions including the limitation of liability, are governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law.
WEBSITE FOR PROFESSIONALS ONLY
This communication is directed at professional persons (this includes persons who are eligible counterparties and professional clients as defined by the MiFID ) who have professional experience in matters relating to investments. The products and services to which this communication relates are only available to such persons and persons of any other description (in particular retail investors) should not rely on this communication.
To the extent this communication refers to collective investment schemes, this communication is directed at persons having professional experience of participating in unregulated schemes and at trustees of high value trusts. Units in the scheme(s) to which this communication relates are available only to such persons. Persons who do not have professional experience in participating in unregulated schemes or who are not trustees of a high value trust should not rely on it. Participation in exempt collective investment schemes is restricted to pension schemes or funds which satisfy the criteria set out in the Income Tax (Pension Funds Pooling Schemes) Regulations 1996.
Suitability and Appropriateness
Securities or financial instruments mentioned in the website may not be suitable or appropriate for all investors or in all locations. We have not taken into account the needs, investment objectives or financial situation of any particular user in preparation of this website and the materials contained herein. The fact that State Street has made available to you through the website, investment opinions and other information constitutes neither a recommendation that you enter a particular transaction nor a representation that any financial instrument is suitable or appropriate for you. You should consider whether an investment strategy or the purchase or sale of any product is appropriate for you in light of your particular investment needs, objectives and financial circumstances.
For further information, contact:
State Street Bank and Trust Company
Phone: +020 7864 7000
State Street Global Advisors, United Kingdom Limited
Phone: +020 7698 6000