ASEAN Exchanges Website General Terms & Conditions
Acknowledgement and Acceptance Of General Conditions
This website accessible at www.aseanexchanges.org (the “Website”) is owned by Bursa Malaysia Berhad, Indonesia Stock Exchange, Singapore Exchange Limited, The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc., The Stock Exchange of Thailand, and Vietnam Exchange (collectively, the “Owners” or “ASEAN Exchanges”). Users’ access to the Website, and use of the contents of the Website and/or any information in whatsoever form arising from the Website, shall be conditional upon acceptance of these terms and conditions (these “Conditions”). If any user disagrees with any part of these Conditions, such user must immediately discontinue its access and use of the Website.
Intellectual Property and Proprietary Rights
The materials displayed and contained in the Website, including (without limitation) all information, data, materials, graphics, price or other information as well as any software programs available on or through the Website (collectively, “Contents”), are protected by copyright, trade mark and/or other intellectual property and proprietary rights and laws. Unless otherwise stated, all rights, titles and interests in relation to the Contents are owned by, licensed to or controlled by the Owners.
The ‘ASEAN Exchanges’ name and logo are trademarks of the Owners. All other marks, trade names, product names, service marks and logos contained in the Website that are not owned by, licensed to or controlled by the Owners are used purely in editorial fashion only without any intention of infringement, and inure to the benefit of the respective owners.
Users shall acknowledge that the Website and its Contents, including but not limited to the text, photographs, graphics and any audio or video applications, is designed and presented in a format and appearance that unique to ASEAN Exchanges (“ASEAN Exchanges Look and Feel”). ASEAN Exchanges’ Look and Feel is protected by copyrights, trademarks and/or other applicable intellectual property and proprietary rights and laws.
Users may view the Website and its Contents and save an electronic copy or print a copy of the Website and Contents (or parts thereof) solely for personal and non-commercial use, research or information. Users must ensure that such copy of the Website and Contents (or parts thereof) must be in the form as presented on the Website and must include all applicable copyright and other notices on the Website.
Save where expressly provided above, Users are strictly prohibited from copying, storing (either in hardcopy or in an electronic retrieval system), adapting, altering, translating, downloading, transmitting, publishing, reproducing, hyperlinking, broadcasting, displaying, distributing, selling, licensing or otherwise transferring any part of the Contents to any third person whether for commercial purposes, for pecuniary gain or otherwise, without the prior written consent of the Owners. Users may not create any derivative works from the Contents, nor decompile, reverse-engineer or disassemble the Contents without the prior written consent of the Owners.
Limitation of Liability and Disclaimer
The Website and its Contents are of a general nature which have not been verified, considered or assessed by the Owners and are provided to users on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranties of any kind. Users’ use of the Contents are at their own risk. In addition, Users acknowledge that there may be delays, omissions, inaccuracies, breach of security, corruption, unavailability of access in connection with the Website and/or Contents due to defects inherent to electronic communication or distribution.
The Owners disclaims all express, implied and statutory warranties of any kind to Users or any third party with respect to the Website or its Contents, including without limitation, representations and warranties as to the accuracy, timeliness, currentness, reasonableness, completeness, non-infringement, suitability, satisfactory quality, merchantability, fitness or applicability of information for any particular purpose, or any representations or warranties arising from usage or custom or trade or by operation of law. The Owners do not guarantee, represent or warrant that the Website is free of malicious software, including viruses, computer worms, Trojan horses, spyware or other harmful components (“Malicious Software”). The Owners accept no liability for any loss, damage, claim, liability, expense or costs that may result from any transmission of such Malicious Software via the Website.
The Owners will not be liable to any user or any third party for any loss, damage, claim, liability, expense or costs, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, arising out of or in relation to: (a) anything done or omitted to be done in relation to the Website and/or Contents or any delay, inaccuracies or omissions in the Contents, (b) the use of the Contents and (c) the use or access of the Website. In no event shall the Owners be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, special or punitive loss, damage, claim, or liability including, but not limited to, loss of data, profits, business contracts or business opportunities, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise arising out of or relating to the Website or its Contents, notwithstanding having been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Users are advised to conduct their own research and seek independent professional advice prior to making any investment or investment related decisions.
Reliance Upon Information as Investment Advice
The Contents of the Website are provided for informative and educational purposes only and is not intended to provide investment advice of any form or kind, and shall not at any time be relied upon as such. The Contents are not intended for distribution to or for use by or to be acted on by any person or entity located in any jurisdiction where such distribution, use or action would be contrary to applicable laws or regulations or would subject any Owner to any registration or licensing requirement.
Any information howsoever presented and provided on the Website pertaining to financial products, including without limitation, securities and derivatives products, or of companies identified, listed or proposed to be listed on any subsidiary exchange of the Owners, are strictly of a general nature only, and shall not under any circumstances be construed as providing any recommendation, opinion or indication by the Owners as to the merits of the said product or company. The Owners shall not be liable for loss, claims and damages arising from reliance by Users on such information.
Users are advised to conduct their own research and seek independent professional advice prior to taking any investment or investment related decisions.
Users are requested to note that all links to other third party websites found on the Website (“Linked Sites”) are provided for Users’ convenience only. The information and contents that may be viewed by a User at a Linked Site, including any amendments or updates thereto, are not controlled, reviewed or approved by the Owners and shall not be deemed to be provided by the Owners. The Owners are not responsible for, nor do they make any representations or warranties of any kind, as to the contents of the Linked Sites. Users agree that their access to and/or use of such Linked Sites are entirely at users’ own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of access and/or use contained therein.
The inclusion of hyperlinks to Linked Sites is not an indication of endorsement by the Owners of the Linked Sites or any part of its contents. The Owners expressly disclaims any liability for any loss or damage incurred or suffered by Users or any third party arising out of, in connection with or as a result of this linkage.
The Owners reserve the right at all times and at its discretion to disable any unauthorised links or frames from the Website.
Links to The Website
The establishment of links to the Website (or any part thereof) is not permitted save with the prior written consent of the Owners and shall be subject to these Conditions.
Users are to take the necessary care to ensure the following:
- that the link or any party creating such link does not damage or dilute the goodwill associated with the Owners’ name and marks, and where applicable, that of its group of companies;
- that the link or any part thereof does not create or imply the false appearance of being associated with or sponsored by the Owners. To this end, the creation of a link shall not at any time be an indication of the Owners’ endorsement of or co-operation with the linked website;
- that the link, when activated, must display the Website in full-screen format and not within a frame on the linked website;
- that the Website or its Contents shall not be linked or framed to any site containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory, derogatory, obscene, indecent, or unlawful content, or content which violates any applicable copyright, trademark, intellectual property, proprietary or privacy laws.
No use of any Owners’ name or marks is permitted without the express prior written permission of the respective Owners.
The Owners shall not be liable for any loss or damage incurred or suffered by Users or any third party arising from or in connection with a link from the Website. To this end, the Owners reserve the right to seek all remedies available to it at law or in equity for any breach or violation of the terms of linkage.
The Owners reserve the right at any time and at its sole discretion without having to assign any reasons therefor, to revoke its consent to any linking or framing of the Website or its Contents and to take all necessary action in connection therewith, including but not limited to the termination and disabling of any links or frames.
The Website may contain advertisements or other information and material on products or services relating to or provided by third parties (“Third Party Information”). Third Party Information may contain embedded hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by the relevant third parties, their licensees or agents. The Owners do not make any representation or warranty of any kind in respect of the Third Party Information, and shall not be held accountable for any loss or damage arising from any acts, errors or omission arising from the Third Party Information, or the linked websites of the relevant third parties.
The Owners do not at any time recommend, endorse or offer the products or services advertised via the Third Party Information. Users shall acknowledge that such products or services are not offered by the Owners, and the Owners shall not be responsible for any products or services purchased on the third party website.
Changes to Website, Contents and these Conditions
The Owners reserve the right, at any time and at their sole discretion to revise, change, alter or vary the Website, the Contents and/or these Conditions. The continued use of the Website by Users following any such revision, change, alteration of variation shall constitute the acceptance of, and agreement to be bound by such revision, changes, alteration and/or variation.
Violation of these Conditions
The Owners reserve the right to seek any and all remedies available to it at law or in equity for any violation of these Conditions, including but not limited to the right to block a violating User’s access from the Website. The Owners further reserve the right to determine whether or not a User has committed any violation of these Conditions.
These Conditions shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of Singapore. Users agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.