Website Terms and Conditions of Use

This website is maintained by Edmond de Rothschild (Suisse) S.A. (the “Bank”).

Before you use or access this website, you must review this Terms and Conditions of Use (the “Terms”). By continuing to use or access this website, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, you should not access or otherwise continue to use this website.

  1. Use of the Website

    Your access and use of this website are subject to these Terms.

    This website is not intended for persons in jurisdictions in which the publication of or access to this website is not permitted. Persons subject to these restrictions are therefore not authorised to access this website. Products and services shown on this website may not be available to persons resident outside of or non-citizens of Hong Kong.

    Nothing on this website should be construed as a solicitation, offer or recommendation to acquire, sell or dispose of any investment or to engage in any other transaction.
  2. Intellectual Property

    All materials on this website are protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights with all rights reserved. All pages and content on this website, including but not limited to all trade marks, service marks, logos, trade names, copyright works, inventions, designs, HTML code, software, text, graphics, audio, video, photographs, surveys or any other materials contained therein (the “Content”) are the intellectual property of, or are authorised for use by, the Bank and its licensors, business partners, and affiliates.

    Except as expressly permitted in these Terms, you shall not use, modify, copy, reproduce, create derivative works, republish, display, post, transmit or distribute in any way the Content or any part thereof without the prior written consent of the Bank. You may not reproduce, transmit (by electronic means or otherwise), modify, link to or use for any public or commercial purpose this website (in whole or in part) without the prior written consent of the Bank.
  3. No reliance or warranties

    Whilst the Bank uses reasonable efforts to prepare the information, materials and opinions contained in this website and obtain information from sources which it believes to be reliable, the Bank makes no representation that the information, materials or opinions contained on this website is accurate, reliable or complete. The information, materials and opinions contained on this website are provided without any warranty of any kind, either express or implied. The information, materials and opinions contained in this website are provided by the Bank for personal use and informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. The views and opinions expressed on this Website are not necessarily those of the Bank. Nothing contained on this website constitutes investment, legal, tax, professional or other advice nor is to be relied on in an investment or other decision. You should obtain appropriate professional advice where necessary and before making any investment decision.
  4. Third party information and websites

    This website may contain (i) links to other websites not maintained by the Bank or (ii) information about products or services of third parties. The Bank has not reviewed any of the third party websites linked to this website and does not endorse or accept any responsibility for the content of such third party websites nor the products, services or other items offered through them. The Bank does not independently verify the business practices of these third parties and makes no warranties on their behalf. The availability of any link or reference of any third party shall in no way constitute an endorsement, recommendation, approval, guarantee or introduction by the Bank of such third party. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our website and to read the terms and conditions of each and every website that you visit.
  5. Hyperlinks to other Edmond de Rothschild (Suisse) S.A. Websites

    The Bank may include hyperlinks to other Edmond de Rothschild (Suisse) S.A. websites for your convenience. The products and services offered on these websites may be limited to persons located or residing in only that particular jurisdiction. In addition, the content on these linked websites may not be intended for persons located or residing in jurisdictions that restrict the distribution of such content. The terms and conditions governing the use of the website of each Edmond de Rothschild (Suisse) S.A. entity may differ and you should consult and carefully read the applicable terms and conditions before using such websites.
  6. Communications with the Bank

    Unless expressly stated otherwise and to the extent permitted by the applicable law, but subject to the paragraph entitled “Privacy” below, any communications or materials you transmit to the Bank by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, responses, suggestions, or the like is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary.

    The communications, including without limitation email messages, you sent to the Bank over the Internet cannot be guaranteed to be completely secure. The Bank is not responsible for any damages incurred by you if you send a communication to the Bank, or if the Bank sends a communication to you at your request over the Internet.

    Due to the nature of the Internet, transactions may be subject to interruption, transmission blackout, delayed transmission and incorrect data transmission. The Bank is not liable for malfunctions in communication facilities not under its control that may affect the accuracy or timeliness of messages and transactions you send.
  7. Investment Performance

    The past is not necessarily a guide to the future performance of an investment. The value of investment may fall as well as rise and investors may not get back the amount invested. Changes in rates of foreign exchange may cause the value of investment to go up or down.
  8. Limitation of Liability

    To the furthest extent permitted by the applicable law, the Bank shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any kind, including without limitation any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with the access of, use of, performance of, browsing in or linking to other sites from this website. For the avoidance of doubt, death or personal injury resulting from negligence are not hereby excluded or restricted.
  9. Privacy

    The Bank takes your privacy and your personal information very seriously. The Bank currently does not seek to collect personal data about visitors to this website but if it does, such personal data shall be collected and used in accordance with the stated purposes and the applicable privacy laws.

    The Bank may gather and analyse information regarding usage of this website, including domain name, the number of hits, the pages visited, previous/subsequent sites visited and length of user session. Such information may be gathered and stored by using a cookie. A cookie is a small data file placed on your hard drive by our web page server. A cookie file can contain various types of information, including a user ID that the site uses to track the pages you have visited. We may use cookies to enhance your experience on this website, to determine user traffic patterns, and for other similar purposes. The Bank may also work with third parties to measure advertising effectiveness or to research certain usage and activities on this website. These third parties may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons). Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is anonymous. The acceptance of the use of cookies is voluntary. You can choose whether or not to use a cookie by altering the settings of your browser. However, disabling cookies may affect this website to function properly.

    If you have any questions about this part regarding privacy, you can contact the Bank at the address, email address and/or telephone number provided on this website.
  10. Disclaimer

    This website, including all content or services made available on or accessed through this website, is provided "as is". To the fullest extent permissible by the applicable law, the Bank makes no representations or warranties of any kind whatsoever in relation to the content on this website. Further, the Bank disclaims any express or implied warranties, including without limitation non-infringement, security, accuracy, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The Bank does not warrant that this website or any functions, materials or content contained therein will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this website or the server that makes it available will be corrected, or that this website or the server that makes it available is free of viruses or other harmful components. To the fullest extent permissible by law, the Bank will not be liable under tort, contract, strict liability or other legal or equitable principles for any lost profits, lost data, lost opportunities, costs of cover, exemplary, punitive, personal injury/wrongful death (save and except that liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence of the Bank is not excluded), special, incidental, indirect or other consequential damages, each of which is hereby excluded by agreement of the parties, regardless of whether or not either party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
  11. Changes

    All information posted on this website is subject to change without notice. In addition, these Terms may be changed at any time without prior notice. The Bank will make such changes by posting them on this website and they will take effect immediately upon being posted. Your continued access to, and use of, this website after such changes conclusively demonstrates your acceptance of those changes.
  12. Indemnification

    To the furthest extent permissible by the applicable law, you agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Bank, its employees, directors, officers, agents and representatives from and against any and all third-party claims, demands, liabilities, costs or expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees and expenses, arising from or related to any breach by you of any of these Terms.
  13. Severability

    If any part of these Terms shall be held or declared to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be ineffective and deemed severable and omitted from the Terms but shall not affect the validity and/or enforceability of the other part of these Terms.
  14. Governing Law

    The laws of Hong Kong shall govern these Terms. You hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hong Kong.
  15. Entire agreement

    These terms constitute the entire agreement of you and the Bank relating to the subject matter hereunder and, accordingly, except to the extent such exclusion is not permitted by applicable law, any previous drafts, agreements, arrangements, understandings, warranty, term, guarantee, representation or condition (whether written or oral) not expressly included in these terms are excluded. You acknowledge that in agreeing to these Terms you have not relied on, and shall have no remedies in respect of, any representation, misrepresentation, or warranty (whether made innocently or negligently) that is not set out in these Terms.