Copyright/Disclaimer Clauses/Terms and Conditions of Usage
These are the terms and conditions of service of the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com website, which is fully owned and operated by Berlinguer Ltd. These terms contain important information regarding the use of this site. Please read these terms carefully. By accessing this site you agree to be bound by these terms, as amended from time to time, regardless of whether you are registered as a user. It is your responsibility to understand and accept these terms. If you have any queries about these terms and conditions, please email: email@example.com
This site, www.ftseglobalmarkets.com is owned and operated by Berlinguer Ltd. From time to time this website, in whole or part, may be supported by sponsor organisations and advertisers and their names appear on the website and whose websites may be accessible by internet links from this website. Some areas of the site are available to registered users only or visitors who have gone through the registration process.
All users of the site are expected to have read and understood the terms and conditions of usage of the site and the privacy terms attached to any registration process. Berlinguer clearly signposts the terms and conditions of usage on various pages in the website and also clearly signposts the privacy terms and conditions and will not accept any claims from visitors to or users of the site that they have no knowledge or clear understanding of the terms and conditions set out here.
1. Terms and Conditions of Copyright
Berlinguer Ltd's website is made up of various Berlinguer products, operated by Berlinguer Ltd. All intellectual and pictorial content in www.ftseglobalmarkets.com , and its component products, is the property of Berlinguer Ltd, and including all companies forming part of the Berlinguer Limited - Berlinguer, Registered Office: 1st Floor, Rennie House, London EC3N 1AL - and except as indicated the Berlinguer Limited owns all copyright and similar rights in the contents of the service. All rights in the content are reserved. All trade marks, logos and brands displayed on this website are either owned or used under licence Berlinguer Limited and must not be reproduced without its consent.
Unauthorised photocopying is illegal. The contents of this service, either in whole or part, may not be reproduced, stored in a data retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopy, recording or otherwise, without the written permission of the publishers. Action will be taken against companies or individual persons who ignore this warning. Some of the information set forth in www.ftseglobalmarkets.com is obtained from third parties or sources that we believe to be reliable, but it is not guaranteed.
Subscriptions to the whole or part of the www.ftseglobalmarkets.comservice are non-refundable after the subscription commencement date.
No data or statement in the whole or component parts of www.ftseglobalmarkets.com is or should be construed to be a recommendation for the purchase, retention, or sale of the securities referred to herein and Berlinguer Ltd accepts no liabilities for the consequences of your reliance on this data. The value of investments and the income derived from them may fall as well as rise.
Opinions expressed by authors of articles contained in www.ftseglobalmarkets.com and its component parts, do not necessarily agree with those held by the Owners, Directors, Managers, Editors and/or Publishers who disclaim any intent to make securities or securities markets recommendations or any recommendations about investments, or any comments on companies, company boards, subsidiaries of companies or joint ventures which may affect investment decisions by them or by third parties. Equally, any advice or commentary received via the website, which is either sourced directly from Berlinguer Ltd or via a third party, or information provided by a third party via the Berlinguer Ltd web and print services, should not be relied upon for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions and gain.
The information, software, products and services included in or available through www.ftseglobalmarkets.com and its component products may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the service and to the information contained therein. Berlinguer Ltd accepts no liability if as a result of errors in production or transmission accidentally change the sense or purpose of the articles, editorial content, news stories, database, terms and conditions of use, or explanatory content in any of the sections with the overall on-line www.ftseglobalmarkets.com product offering. Berlinguer Ltd also accepts no responsibility for the consequences of any action undertaken by a user of the whole or part of the service as a result of errors in the transmission of the service or the content of the service at any time.
From time to time, Berlinguer Ltd and its respective suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the service, at any time and without prior notice to its customers.
Berlinguer Ltd and its respective suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, lack of viruses or other harmful components and accuracy of the information, software, products, services, advertising and related graphics contained with its services for any purpose. All such information, software, products, advertising, services and related graphics are provided 'as is' without warranty of any kind. Berlinguer Ltd and its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software products, services and related graphics,including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, workmanlike effort, title and non-infringement.
In no event shall Berlinguer Ltd and its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the service, with the delay or inability to use the service or related services, the provision of, or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the service, or otherwise arising out of the use of the service, whether based on tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if Berlinguer Ltd (or its suppliers) has been advised of the possibility of damages.
Berlinguer Ltd accepts no liability for the use of intellectual, editorial and data content sourced from the whole or part of www.ftseglobalmarkets.com for use in company or conference presentations; and disassociates itself from any comments made in company or conference presentations using information from the whole or part of www.ftseglobalmarkets.com, particularly if any investment, sale or buying decision results.
If you are dissatisfied with any portion of Berlinguer Ltd's website and component products, or with any of the terms and conditions of use delineated below, your sole and exclusive remedy will be to discontinue using the site or the component of the site to which you subscribe or access.
3. Terms and Conditions for Subscribers and Site Users
(a) Acceptance of Terms and Conditions
All other privacy rights and Berlinguer's Data Protection policy is outlined in the company's privacy statement, which is accessible via this website.
In the event than any of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein conflict with the additional terms or other terms and guidelines associated with a current or future subscription or service contract to any component of the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com service then the additional or other terms shall control in addition to the terms outlined here. Additionally, the individual web sites contained within the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com may have conduct or guideline specifications that govern the use of those sites including, without limitation, streaming video features, company presentations, chat-rooms, and conference presentation
Berlinguer Ltd reserves the right to change the terms and conditions under which the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com site and its component products is offered, included but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the services. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions and any additional terms posted on any component website. Your continued use of the whole or part of the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com online service, and its components, constitutes your agreement to all such terms and conditions.
In these terms and conditions, references to 'you' mean the subscriber organisation or user organisation, either as individual subscribers or users; or as group subscribers or users. A user or subscriber is defined as an individual to whom a User ID and password is issued by Berlinguer Ltd. A reference to 'us' refers only to Berlinguer Ltd.
www.ftseglobalmarkets.com is made up of various product sites operated by the Berlinguer Ltd. The 'Service' is the Internet service known as www.ftseglobalmarkets.com, consisting of news, data, analysis and other relevant industry related content. Content in the service is sourced from a number of Berlinguer Ltd products, articles and features from professional contributors and also includes an historical archive dating back to July 2003.
You agree that when using www.ftseglobalmarkets.com or its component products you will not
- Use the service in connection with surveys undertaken by competitors of Berlinguer Ltd.
- Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the website in any manner that infringes the copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary rights held by Berlinguer Ltd, unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents to do so.
- Download any files that cannot be legally distributed outside of the website
- Falsify or delete any author contributions or attributions, legal or other proper notices.
- Violate any applicable laws or regulations
- Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines that are set out in this document, or in the subscription contract.
- Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.
- Use, without prior authorisation from Berlinguer Ltd, any or all parts of the intellectual and editorial content, or data contained in the whole or component part of the service, substantial portions of editorial content or data.
(c) Member Account, Password and Security
If a particular product within www.ftseglobalmarkets.com, or any product or service offered on any Berlinguer website, requires you to open an account, you must complete the appropriate registration process. This registration process can be completed either through an official written contract or by other mutually agreed means, by providing us with current complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. You will then choose a password and a user name. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account.
As a subscriber, you agree to notify the Berlinguer Ltd immediately of any unauthorised use of your account or any other breach of security. Berlinguer Ltd will not be liable for any loss that your may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your consent or knowledge. However, Berlinguer Ltd does reserve the right to hold you liable for any losses incurred by the Berlinguer Ltd or another third party due to someone else using your account or password.
Your user ID and password is for your own personal use and should not be disclosed to anyone else without prior written agreement by an appropriate representative of the Berlinguer Ltd.
(d) Personal and non-commercial use limitation
Unless otherwise specified in your individual subscription contract the use of this service and any of its content is for your personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, licence, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software or services obtained from this site without the advance, express permission of Berlinguer Ltd.
(e) Unlawful or prohibited use
As a condition of your use of the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com site, or its component parts, you will not use the website for any unlawful purposes or for purposes expressly prohibited by these terms and conditions and notices. You may not use the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com website or its component parts in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any or all parts of the website, or the networks connected to the website, or interfere with any party's use of the website. You may not attempt to gain unauthorised use or access to the www.ftseglobalmarkets.comwebsite, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available by Berlinguer Ltd.
(f) Links to Third Party Sites
The www.ftseglobalmarkets.com service may contain links to third party web sites. These third party sites are not under the control of Berlinguer Ltd and Berlinguer Ltd is not responsible for the contents of any such site including, without limitation, any link contained therein.
Any dealings with third parties - including Advertisers - included within the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com site, or participation in any promotions, including the delivery and the payment of goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and the other third party or advertiser. Berlinguer Ltd shall not be liable or responsible for any part of any such dealings or promotions; and accepts no liability for any purchasing decisions made as a result of the inclusion of the third party within the www.ftseglobalmarkets.comservice.
(g) Software and content available through the website
All content and software (if any) that is made available to view and/or download in connection with the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com website, now and in the future, including content and/or software that may be made available to users through a specific service or subscription contract, is owned by and is the copyrighted work of Berlinguer Ltd and its suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Your use of the software is governed by the terms of this agreement and any subscription or service agreement.
Any software that you download from the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com website is used at your own risk. The Berlinguer Ltd excludes all express or implied warranties concerning such software.
Berlinguer Ltd reserves the right to include technological measures within the service to protect the content or, from time to time, to measure and audit usage of the whole or part of the www.ftseglobalmarkets.comweb service. You may not remove or alter such measures. Berlinguer Ltd will introduce these measures at its own discretion and without prior notice to subscribers and users of the service.
All content on www.ftseglobalmarkets.com and / or a page created, operated or otherwise by Berlinguer Limited via a third party social media site, network, application and or service ("Social Media Page") may contain bulletin boards, email services, discussion groups, messaging systems, including instant messaging facilities, and other public areas that allow interactivity between users and/or feedback to be provided to us ("Interactive Areas"). Berlinguer Ltd do not control and are not responsible for the information and / or materials posted to Interactive Areas by you or any third party ("Posted Material") and as a result, cannot guarantee the veracity or accuracy of any Posted Material. All use of the Interactive Areas is at your risk and you should not rely on Posted Materials in any way.
You hereby grant Berlinguer Ltd, and, if you are a subscriber, agree to procure the grant to Berlinguer Ltd by all licensed users under your subscription of, a non exclusive, perpetual, royalty free licence to use, reproduce, modify and / or sub-license all or part of your Posted Material , including to sub-license group companies or third parties to use the same. Berlinguer Ltd may without notice to you or any third party delete, move or edit any Posted Material or part of it.
To the extent permitted under applicable law, you hereby waive, and if you are a subscriber, agree to procure the waiver by all licensed users under your subscription of, all moral rights or rights of a similar nature in any jurisdiction in any Posted material.
You are responsible for the content of your Posted Material and you may not within the Interactive Areas or otherwise in relation to a service or www.ftseglobalmarkets.com (including, without limitation, any email service), post, publish, link to, upload, download, send, distribute, use or re-use any information of material:
i) which is or could be taken to be the provision of advice (including, without limitation, investment advice) or a recommendation to buy or refrain from buying a particular security, financial product or other investment ("Investment") or which has the purpose of affecting the price or value of any Investment;
ii) obtained in breach of confidence or which contains confidential information or infringes any Intellectual Property rights or rights of privacy or other rights of any third party;
iii) which is offensive, threatening, abusive, indecent, defamatory, obscene, degrading or menacing, or is otherwise contrary to applicable law or regulation or promoting an illegal act;
iv) which constitutes unsolicited advertising or promotional material, including but not limited to any unsolicited bulk email, chain emails, "spam", unsolicited commercial emails or mail bombs; or
v) which constitutes or contains a virus or other harmful component or malware.
Without prejudice to the above, you may not:
i) use any Interactive Area to carry out criminal, fraudulent or illegal activities;
ii) use any Interactive Area to impersonate any person, company, group or entity or misrepresent a relationship to or with any of the same;
iii) disguise the origin of any message posted in any Interactive Area; nor
iv) collect, store, disclose or otherwise process any personal data in relation to your use of any Interactive Area without the knowledge of the relevant individual or in breach of applicable data protection laws.
You must comply with any additional rules which may, from time to time, be issued by Berlinguer Ltd at particular sections of the Interactive Area and such rules shall be deemed incorporated into these terms.
By accessing the Interactive Areas, you agree to indemnify and hold Berlinguer Ltd harmless against all claims, damages, costs and expenses (including legal and other professional fees) which we may incur as a result of any of your Posted Material.
We reserve the right to remove Posted Material at any time, for any reason, and without notice, including without limitation for any failure to comply with the provisions of this clause. If any Posted Material fails to comply with the provisions of this clause, we reserve the right to prevent you from accessing the Interactive Areas.
Berlinguer Ltd employees or representatives may also submit Posted Material to the Interactive Areas. In doing so, such employees or representatives shall act in a personal capacity and any views they might express shall not be considered the views of Berlinguer Ltd nor the views of a financial or professional advisor.
Where the above clauses apply to a Social Media Page, such clauses shall be subject to the terms and conditions of use of the third party site, application and / or service on which such Social Media page appears.
In no circumstance, including but not limited to negligence, shall Berlinguer Ltd be liable to any party for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages, nor any loss of profit or business that results from the use of, or the inability to use, the content or the service, even if the Berlinguer Ltd, or a Berlinguer Ltd representative has been advised of the possibility of such damage.
(i) Site availability
To the extent permissible by law, Berlinguer Ltd does not warrant that access to the service will be available at all times, or that the service or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. You and not the Berlinguer Ltd assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or corrections to your hardware, software or information, whether or not caused by any such virus or component.
(j) No warranty
To the extent permissible by law the service and its content are provided without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranty of satisfactory quality or fitness for any particular purpose, or of non-infringement of any third party's proprietary rights. While the Berlinguer Ltd endeavours to keep the content accurate and up to date, the content is provided 'as is' without any warranty of any kind. Any content identified as provided by a third party if made available to us in good faith, but we accept no responsibility for the currency or accuracy of such content.
(k) Termination/Access Restriction
Berlinguer Ltd reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to any or all parts of the www.ftseglobalmarkets.com web-service and any or all related services provided by the Berlinguer Ltd or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.
Berlinguer Ltd may also terminate or suspend your access to the website for inactivity, which is defined as failing to log into a particular service for an extended period of time, as determined by the Berlinguer Ltd.
These terms and conditions are pertinent to you and your organisation and may not be assigned to any other party. Berlinguer Ltd reserves the right to add or vary these terms and conditions at any time. English law and United States and the general conventions of International law will govern these terms and conditions.
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