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When accessing the fundinfo website for the first time, users are required to specify their investor profile and domicile. The investment fund documents and information provided thereafter are intended exclusively for users with the specified investor profile. Selecting the wrong investor profile may result in access to information and documents relating to investment funds which the user is not authorized to access. The user undertakes to select the correct investor profile. fundinfo shall not be held liable for any damages or action incurred by the user as a result of selecting the wrong investor profile.
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For the purpose of clarification, users in Belgium should note that the term “professional investor“ in the check boxes refers to professional investor in accordance with Article 3 number 30 of the Law on Alternative Investment Funds and their Managers (Loi relative aux organismes de placement collectif alternatifs et à leurs gestionnaires). The term "private investor" in the check boxes refers to a retail investor in accordance with Article 3 number 32 of the Law on Alternative Investment Funds and their Managers (Loi relative aux organismes de placement collectif alternatifs et à leurs gestionnaires).
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Fund ratings by various rating agencies are published on specific fundinfo websites. The copyright for these fund ratings rests with the rating agency that published them. You may not copy, reproduce, repackage, further transmit, transfer, disseminate, redistribute or sell, or store, in whole or in part, in any form or manner or by any means whatsoever, any of the fund ratings. You should exercise caution in the use of fund ratings. Your individual circumstances have not been considered by the rating agencies in preparing the fund ratings. Therefore, fund ratings should never be considered a recommendation to buy, hold or sell a particular investment instrument. Neither the rating agencies nor fundinfo warrant that the fund ratings published on fundinfo.com are up to date, correct or complete. fundinfo and the rating agencies whose fund ratings are published on the fundinfo website hereby expressly exclude any liability for any direct or indirect damages, costs or losses you may suffer as a result of using fund ratings.
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If any of the provisions of this document should be held to be unenforceable, the remaining provisions will remain in full force and effect.
22 May 2015
This is an English translation of a German text. Only the German version is legally binding.