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This website (the "Website ") is exclusively intended for persons resident in Italy. Persons not resident in Italy are not authorized to access the contents of this Website.
In particular, there are specific restrictions on the sale of financial instruments to US persons or persons resident in the United States of America ("US Persons", as defined in the United States Securities Act of 1933), as set out in more detail below.
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All the material contained in the Website, without exception, is provided for information purposes only. If the user wishes to receive more information on a product or a financial instruments described in the Website, he/she must exclusively apply to the parties specifically authorized to provide it.
This Website is governed exclusively by English law.
Credit Suisse International ("CSi") is a company established pursuant to English law, with registered office at One Cabot Square, London, E14 4QJ.
ABSENCE OF OFFER OR SOLICITATION OF FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS
No information contained in this Website must be considered as an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any product described herein. Specifically, any price indications or valuations published on the Website must be considered as purely indicative, and like any other piece of data or information, may vary significantly from the prices applicable or the prices that may be obtained elsewhere.
PROSPECTUSES, OFFERING DOCUMENTS AND THEIR USE IN MAKING DECISIONS
In some cases, the Website may contain prospectuses or offering documents relating to certain specific products. We recommend that you read the information contained in the prospectus or offering documentation carefully, particularly the "Risk Factors" section, before making any decision regarding your investments. All investments involve risk, especially with regard to fluctuations in value and return. Investments in foreign currencies involve the additional risk that the foreign currency might lose value against the investor's reference currency.
ABSENCE OF INVESTMENT ADVICE
The information published on the Website should not be considered as advice or a recommendation to buy or sell any financial instrument described herein. Before making any investment decision, users are asked to consult their independent legal, financial and/or tax advisors, also in order to check that this investment is appropriate and/or suitable.
CSi has in no way sought to ascertain that the financial instruments which data and information contained in this site relate to, are appropriate to the characteristics of specific investors, nor CS suggests or recommends dealing on these instruments; any opinions and assessments contained in This website is not intended to constitute legal, tax, financial or any other kind of advice.
In particular, data, information, opinions and assessments contained in this website do not take into account the investment objectives and financial situation of any particular subject, do not include any assessment of the accounting or tax consequences of an investment in the securities and / or the future performance of any securities, financial instruments and underlying; the financial instruments to which such data and information relates may therefore not be appropriate to the investment objectives and / or experience and knowledge in the field of financial instruments and / or specific financial situation of investors, including without limitation investors that access to this site.
The yields and performance obtained in the past by the financial instruments described in this Website are not a guide to future yields or performance. The value and/or yield of any product contained in the Website may go up or down over time; the investor may therefore receive an amount that is lower than the capital initially invested.
NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CONTENTS OF THE WEBSITE
CSi does not provide any guarantee as to the accuracy, completeness or suitability of the contents and/or any information contained in the Website. CSi accepts no responsibility for the consequences of any nature, including financial and fiscal, that may result from the use of the information and/or contents of the Website.
USE OF THE WEBSITE
CSi reserves the right to change all or part of the Website at any time and without notice, or to suspend its publication. CSi reserves the right to amend or correct the Terms and Conditions of Use of the Website at any time.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
The contents and design of the Website are protected by regulations governing intellectual property rights. Any reproduction of the Website and its contents, in whole or in part, made in any form or with any type of support or mechanical means, requires prior written consent from CSi.
Any personal data collected by the Website shall be handled and stored in accordance with the laws and regulations in force in the United Kingdom.
SECURITY OF COMMUNICATIONS
The security of communications conducted via the internet and/or by e-mail cannot be guaranteed. There is therefore a risk that information contained in a communication via e-mail and in any attachment, including confidential information, may be intercepted, lost or destroyed during transmission. CSi cannot guarantee that communications or e-mail or their related attachments are immune from viruses or other potentially destructive elements.
LINKS FROM OR TO OTHER SITES
Some text links on the Website may direct users to sites that are not under CSi's control and/or supervision. CSi may in no case be held responsible for the content of these external websites. The fact that the user may reach the Website through links from other sites, or the simple fact that these links exist, does not imply that third parties require prior verification, recognition or authorization from CSi to insert and use such links to provide access to this Website.
CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
CSi may from time to time make investments on its own behalf in, and/or operate as a market maker in respect of, instruments that are identical or financially linked to the financial instruments described on the Website. CSi may have investment banking or other commercial relationships with the issuer (or issuers) of securities or other interests linked to the financial instruments published on the Website. CSi may also conduct investment activity on its own behalf, including hedging transactions, which may influence the market price of the transaction concluded with investors.
APPLICABLE LAW. COMPETENT JURISDICTION
These Terms and Conditions of Use of the Website are governed by English law, and must be interpreted exclusively on the basis thereof.
Any private user not resident in a country in which Council Regulation (EC) No. 44/2001 of December 22, 2000 on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters is applicable, or in a country that has stipulated and ratified the Convention on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters signed in Lugano on September 16, 1988, and all users that are partnerships, limited companies or business organizations or public bodies shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts, regardless of the dispute that may arise based on these Terms and Conditions of Use.
If, at any time and for any reason, any of the clauses (or part a clause or several clauses) is or becomes illegal, invalid or inapplicable as a result of the adoption of any legislation, regardless of the jurisdiction in which this takes place, this shall not compromise the applicability or validity in other jurisdictions of any other clause (o part of a clause or several clauses) of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
The products described on the Website may not be offered and/or sold in all countries or jurisdictions. These products may be purchased, subscribed and sold exclusively by investors that are respectively authorized to purchase, subscribe and sell these products, in accordance with the regulations applicable to such investors. The issue prospectuses and additional notes contain information on the restrictions applicable to a specific product: users are required to read these restrictions carefully.
In particular, by way of example, the sale restrictions applicable to persons resident in the United States of America (USA) are as follows:
the information contained in this Website is not intended for investors in the United States of America. US citizens (as defined by Regulation S of the US Securities Act of 1933) and persons resident in the US may not access this Website. The information contained in this Website may not be distributed or redistributed in the United States of America or in any other jurisdiction where this is not permitted. The securities are not and shall not be registered according to the US Securities Act of 1933, and the trading of these securities has not been approved pursuant to the US Commodities Exchange Act of 1936. The securities may not be offered or sold in the United States of America or to US citizens or US residents.
The restrictions on the sale of products that may be set out in this Website aimed at persons resident in the United Kingdom shall apply as described in more detail in the offering documentation of the various financial products, in accordance with the Financial Services and Market Act of 2000.
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