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Terms and Conditions for Use of this Website

This page sets forth the terms and conditions under which Sanlam Global Investment Solutions ("SGIS") makes this site available to you, as well as the terms and conditions governing your use of this site. By making use of this site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions outlined below, as the same may be modified from time to time. Modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting on the site. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, please do not continue to use or access this site.

Important Notification

SGIS advises financial professionals of the availability of investment solutions for individual and institutional clients. The investment solutions are not offered or available for sale in the United States or to U.S. citizens or residents, or to citizens or residents of Bermuda. The availability of this site and information on the investment solutions and its underlying investments does not constitute an offer or solicitation to anyone.

Investments involve risk. Investments can go down as well as up, as a result of changes in the value of the underlying investments as well as currency fluctuations. Past performance is not necessarily a guide to future performance. Values in the underlying investments are both U.S. dollar, Euro-denominated and GBP denominated.

Permitting you to download Forms or Brochures from this site does not constitute a solicitation to anyone. For further information or advice, you should consult an appropriate advisor in your country of residence, and forward any correspondence (application, documentation or general requests) directly to him/her.

The information provided on this site is made available with the understanding that SGIS is not providing professional advice of any type. If you have a question requiring professional advice, such as a question relating to law, tax or financial planning, please seek the advice of a qualified professional in the relevant field.

Limitation of Liability

THE SITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SGIS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT USE OF THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS, IF ANY, WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT EITHER THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE TO YOU IS FREE OF VIRUSES, DISABLING DEVICES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. SGIS DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THE SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT SGIS) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION RELATED TO ANY DAMAGE, HARM, INJURY OR MALFUNCTION ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND/OR ITS CONTENTS.

Warranty

Substantial care has been taken to ensure that the information contained on this website is accurate at the date of publication. However, no representation or warranty, express or implied, is made to its correctness, accuracy or completeness. SGIS therefore accepts no liability for any loss arising, whether direct or indirect, caused by the use of any part of the information provided.

Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence by act or omission, shall SGIS or any party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the site, be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on the site, even if SGIS or a representative authorized by SGIS has been advised of the possibility of such damages. By using the site, you accept at your own risk that the Internet and online communications medium may not perform as intended. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event, however, shall SGIS's total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the site.

Use of the Site; Copyrights, Trademarks & Service Marks

The site is owned and operated by SGIS. Certain images used on the site are licensed, not owned, by SGIS and may not be used, distributed, modified, transmitted, reused or reposted without the prior written permission of the party from whom SGIS has licensed such material. You may access the SGIS owned material on the site for non-commercial, personal use only, provided you also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials.

You may not use, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse or repost such material for public or commercial purposes without the prior written permission of SGIS. SGIS neither warrants nor represents that your use of materials displayed on the site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with SGIS. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity and communications regulations and statutes.

Links To and From Third Party Websites

You may note that some of the pages on this site provide hypertext links to other sites created by other organizations. We provide you links to other sites as a free service. Because those other sites are not under our control, we cannot guarantee the quality, accuracy, or timeliness of those sites. Nor is our connection to those sites an endorsement or adoption of the views expressed or of the products and services sold on those sites. Questions about the content of those sites should be directed to their authors. If you would like to provide a hypertext link from your site to this site, please request our permission before doing so. To request such permission, send a message via e-mail. Please include in the message your name, address and telephone number, and a description of your site and the reason why you would like to establish a link to this site.

Communications

Personal Data is personal and/or confidential information data that relates to you or your investment plan account. At times you may initiate communications with us or we may request certain information from you that does not relate to your investment account. We refer to these interchanges as "Communications." Any Communications or material you transmit to the site by electronic mail or otherwise, including data, questions, comments or suggestions, with the exception of Personal Data transmitted regarding you or your account, will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and will become the property of SGIS and/or its affiliates (this information is referred to herein as "Non-Confidential Communications").

Such Non-Confidential Communications may be used for a variety of purposes, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, SGIS retains the right to use ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any Non-Confidential Communications you send to the site for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing and marketing products using such information. You agree that you shall have no recourse against SGIS for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your Non-Confidential Communications to us.

Collection of Information from Site Visitors

Should you send us your comments or questions via e-mail to any mail box provided on our sites, we will share your communications with our customer service representatives and those employees or agents most capable of addressing your questions and concerns. We will retain your communication until we have done our very best to provide you with a complete and satisfactory response and then we will either discard it or, in some cases, archive it.

Please note that, unless we expressly advise you otherwise, the e-mail facilities at our sites do not provide a means for completely secure and private communications between us. Like most, if not all, non-encrypted Internet e-mail communications, your e-mail may be accessed and viewed by other Internet users, without your knowledge and permission, while in transit to us. For that reason, to protect your privacy, please do not use e-mail to communicate information to us that you consider to be confidential.

You should also be aware that when you visit this website, we collect certain information that does not identify you personally, but provides us with "usage data", such as the number of visitors we receive, what pages are visited most often, and what browser and domain name you are using. This data helps us to continually improve the usefulness of the information we provide at this site.

Like most commercial websites, we may also use what is known as "cookie" technology. A "cookie" is a non-executable element of data that a website can send to your browser when you link to that site. By assigning a unique data element to each visitor, the website is then able to recognize repeat users, track usage patterns and better serve you when you return to that site. The cookie does not extract personal information about you. Most browsers provide a simple procedure that will enable you to control whether you want to receive cookies by notifying you when a website is about to deposit a cookie file.

Important Disclaimer Regarding Courtesy Currency Converter

Courtesy Currency conversion is provided by XE. The XE Datafeed and XE Data are provided "as is" and "as available", without any warranty of any kind and XE, its affiliates, agents and/or suppliers, officers, directors, and employees expressly disclaim any and all warranties, whether expressed or implied, including without limitation the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of the rights of third parties. In no event shall XE be liable for indirect, special, punitive, or consequential damages including, but not limited to, lost profits, lost data, or otherwise. In no event shall XE's aggregate liability hereunder, whether arising in contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, exceed the amount of fees (consisting of the Initial License Fee and any applicable Renewal License Fee) paid by You annually hereunder for the license of XE Datafeed.

You acknowledge that XE is not, and is not affiliated with, a financial institution or financial data feed provider, but obtains its financial data (including, but not limited to, Raw Currency Data and Other Data) from a variety of sources. You further acknowledge that financial data often differs between financial institutions and between geographic jurisdictions (particularly for non-major and/or exotic currencies) and accordingly may vary from that provided by XE pursuant to this agreement. Although XE has used its commercially reasonable efforts to obtain the most accurate and timely financial data available from the aforementioned sources, XE makes no representations or warranties as to accuracy, authenticity, timeliness, reliability, appropriateness, correct sequencing or completeness of the XE Datafeed or XE Data.

XE does not represent or warrant that the XE Datafeed, or access to the XE Datafeed, will be uninterrupted or error-free or that errors in the XE Datafeed and/or XE Data will be corrected. Except as expressly set forth, neither XE, nor any of its affiliates, nor any of their data providers involved in supplying, developing, operating, or managing the XE Datafeed shall be liable to You or to any End Users in any manner whatsoever for any inaccuracies, errors, or omissions, regardless of cause, in the XE Datafeed and/or the XE Data or for any damages resulting therefrom regardless of cause. Please refer to XE's End User Terms of Use for additional terms (see XE End User Terms of Use).

Miscellaneous

These terms and conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Bermuda applicable to agreements made and to be performed in Bermuda.

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