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Terms of use

Before using this website, you should read the following important information carefully. This information governs your use of this website and, by using this website, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to be bound by them. If you do not agree, please do not use our website. The content of this website, including these terms, may be changed by us without notice, and you should check this page from time to time.

Regulatory information

Strabens Hall Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”). Our FCA registration details are set out in the FCA Register under firm reference number 461795 (www.fca.org.uk). Strabens Hall Ltd is registered in England and Wales (registered number 06015275) and our registered office is 5 – 9 Eden Street, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, United Kingdom, KT1 1BQ.

Some of our services are not regulated by the FCA. Before you engage us in any work, we will outline which of those services are and are not regulated by the FCA to enable you to make a fully informed decision.

The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) is an agency for arbitrating on unresolved complaints between regulated firms and their clients. Full details can be found on its website at www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk.

Access subject to local restrictions

The Strabens Hall website and all information and functionality contained within it are not directed at or intended for use by any person resident or located in any jurisdiction where (1) the distribution of such information or functionality is contrary to the laws of such jurisdiction or (2) such distribution is prohibited without obtaining the necessary licences or authorisations by the relevant branch, subsidiary or affiliate office of Strabens Hall and such licences or authorisations have not been obtained.

Suitability

The information contained in this website should not be regarded as advice or an offer, invitation or solicitation to enter into any financial obligation, activity or promotion of any kind as defined by the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.

Services displayed on the Strabens Hall website may not be eligible for sale or available to residents of certain countries or certain categories of investors. Please consult the applicable terms and conditions for the particular location in question.

The provision of any investment services and products, whether or not mentioned in this website, may not always be suitable for an investor, and we recommend that any potential investor consults a financial adviser before entering into any investment contract. Investors should be aware that past performance is not an indication of future performance, the value of investments and the income derived from them may fluctuate and you may not receive back the amount you originally invested.

Services

Our Advisory and Discretionary Portfolio Management services are restricted to providing you with specialist expertise and advice on the management of investment portfolios. As a firm we are able to source our investment solutions, and we are not tied to any products or providers. However, we will not consider your wider financial planning and pension requirements, unless you wish us to do so, when we will refer you to one of our wealth planners.

Privacy policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy. Information we collect about you will be used to send you details of our products or services that you have requested. By using this website you agree to the use of your information as set out in this statement. We are registered, and process your data, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (“DPA”). You have certain rights under the DPA in respect of the information we hold about you. You are entitled to a copy of the information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the DPA and any access request may be subject to a fee.

Jurisdiction

Strabens Hall Ltd’s website is intended for persons in the United Kingdom only, and its content should not be regarded as an invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity, as defined by the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, to persons in any other jurisdiction. These terms of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Persons dealing with Strabens Hall Ltd, Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd or other members of the group outside the UK are not covered by the rules and regulations made for the protection of investors in the UK.

Copyright

You may use information on this website for your own personal reference only. All information and material on this website is copyrighted to Strabens Hall Ltd. The information on this website is provided in good faith and no representation, guarantee or warranty is made by us as to its accuracy. We shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of the use of or reliance on the information contained in our website. This does not affect our duty or liability to you which we have under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 or under the regulatory system. Strabens Hall Ltd accepts no liability for information contained within websites provided by third parties that may have links to or from our website.

Conflict with additional terms

Certain web pages or areas on the Strabens Hall website may contain additional terms, conditions, disclosures and Disclaimers (together “Additional Terms”). In the event of a conflict between these Terms of Use and the Additional terms, the Additional Terms will govern those web pages or areas.

Cookies policy

Strabens Hall uses cookies. By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-party we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.

Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies.

How Strabens Hall uses cookies

When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes: to enable certain functions of the Service, to provide analytics, to store your preferences, to enable advertisements delivery, including behavioural advertising.

We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service:

Essential cookies. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.

Third-party cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service, deliver advertisements on and through the Service, and so on.

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

Additional legal information for Hong Kong:

Regulatory information

Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (“SFC”) under number BDR381. Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd is registered in Hong Kong (registered Business Certificate number 63434604-000-06-14-3) and our registered address is Unit 3203-4, No 69 Jervois Street, Sheung wan, Hong Kong SAR.

For financial advice provided in Hong Kong: the materials on the Strabens Hall website relating to direct investments, equities, funds, unit trusts, bonds, and related research, are distributed in Hong Kong by Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd. The materials relating to financial products and other related research are distributed in Hong Kong by Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd.

Services and products

Any materials available on the Strabens Hall website has no regard to the specific investment objectives, financial situation or particular needs of any specific recipient. Any report available on the Strabens Hall website is published for information purposes and is not to be construed as a solicitation or an offer to buy or sell any securities or related financial instruments. Unless specifically stated otherwise, all price information is indicative only. No representation or warranty, either express or implied, is provided in relation to the accuracy, completeness or reliability of the materials, nor are they a complete statement of the securities, markets or developments referred to herein. The materials should not be regarded by recipients as a substitute for the exercise of their own judgment. Any opinions are subject to change without notice and may differ or be contrary to opinions expressed by other business areas or groups of Strabens Hall Ltd as a result of using different assumptions and criteria. Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd is not under any obligation to update or keep current the information contained herein.

No warranty

The information and materials contained on the Strabens Hall website are provided “as is” and “as available”. Strabens Hall makes no representations or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, with respect to the information and functionality contained in the Strabens Hall website, including but not limited to warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Without limiting the foregoing, does not warrant the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, reliability or availability of the Strabens Hall website or the information or results obtained from use of the Strabens Hall website, or that the Strabens Hall website is virus-free or error-free.

No liability

To the fullest extent permitted by law, in no event shall Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd or any of its directors, employees or agents have any liability whatsoever to any person for any direct or indirect loss, liability, cost, claim, expense or damage of any kind, whether in contract or in tort, including negligence, or otherwise, arising out of or related to the use of all or part of these web pages, even if Strabens Hall (Hong Kong) Ltd has been advised of the possibility of the same.

Severability clause

To the extent that any provision of these Terms of Use is found by any competent court or authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, that provision shall be deemed not to be part of this Disclaimer but such finding shall not affect the validity, lawfulness or enforceability of the remainder of these Terms of Use in that jurisdiction, nor shall it affect the validity, lawfulness or enforceability of these Terms of Use in any other jurisdiction.