Disclaimer

For the purposes of this disclaimer,

  • "Web Site" means www.citics.com.hk;
  • "CSI" means CITIC Securities International Company Limited and its subsidiaries; and
  • "Visitor" means any person accessing the Web Site

Use of Information and Materials

The products and services offered in the Web Site are only offered in jurisdictions where and when they may be lawfully offered by CSI and the material on the Web Site is not intended for use by the Visitor located in or resident in jurisdictions which restrict the distribution of this material by CSI. The Visitor is required to observe any relevant restrictions.

Nothing in the Web Site shall be regarded as an offer or solicitation to sell investments or make deposits in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation is unlawful or in which any person making such offer or solicitation is not qualified to do so or to anyone to whom it is unlawful to make such offer or solicitation.

The information contained in the Web Site is not intended to provide professional advice and should not be relied upon in that regard. The Visitor is advised to obtain appropriate professional advice where necessary.

Any information, products or services supplied in the Web Site may be withdrawn or amended at any time without advance notice at CSI's discretion. Anyone's eligibility for particular information, products and services is subject to CSI's final determination and absolute discretion.

The Visitor should signify consent to this disclaimer set out herein by using the Web Site. The Visitor's continued use of the Web Site following the posting of any changes to these terms will mean the Visitor's accept of those changes.

Links to other sites

Use of hyperlinks to other Internet sites or resources are at the Visitor's own risk. The contents, accuracy, opinions expressed, and other links provided at these sites are not investigated, verified, monitored, or endorsed by CSI. CSI expressly disclaims any responsibility for the accuracy, contents, availability or omission of information found on sites that link to or from the Web Site. It remains the Visitor's sole responsibility to make all enquiries and investigation before proceeding with any online or offline access or transaction with any of these third parties. CSI emphasises that all activities conducted via or at the Web Site are at the Visitor's own risk. CSI does not warrant the security of any information the Visitor may forward or be requested to provide to any third party. The Visitor is deemed to have irrevocably waived any claims against CSI for any loss or damage suffered as a result of any access to or interaction with any other web sites via the Web Site.

Copyright, Trade Marks

CSI and other parties own the trade marks, logos and service marks displayed on the Web Site and the Visitor is prohibited from using the same without written permission of CSI or such other parties.

The materials on the Web Site are protected by copyright and no part of such materials may be modified, reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, transmitted (in any form or by any means), copied, distributed, used for creating derivative works or used in any other way for commercial or public purposes without CSI's prior written consent.

No Warranties

While every care has been taken in preparing the information and materials contained in the Web Site, such information and materials are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind either express or implied. In particular, no warranty regarding non-infringement, security, accuracy, fitness for a particular purpose or freedom from computer virus is given in conjunction with such information and materials.

It is the Visitor's sole responsibility to prevent, safeguard and ensure that no computer virus enters the Visitor's system and the Web Site.

Internet Communications

Messages sent over the Internet cannot be guaranteed to be completely secure. The Visitor shall bear the risk of any delay, loss, diversion, alteration or corruption of any message either sent to or received from or via the Web Site. CSI will not be responsible for any damages incurred. CSI is not responsible in any manner for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of the use of the Web Site.

Communications over the Internet may be subject to interruption, transmission blackout, delayed transmission due to Internet traffic or incorrect data transmission due to the public nature of the Internet or otherwise.

Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

Unless restricted by applicable law, the Visitor agrees that any and all personal information / data relating to the Visitor collected by CSI from the Web Site from time to time may be used and disclosed for such purposes and to such persons as may be in accordance with CSI's current Circular Relating To The Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance of Hong Kong.

Market Data and Information

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, Shanghai Stock Exchange, the Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited, China Investment Information Services Limited, and CITIC Securities Brokerage (HK) Limited (“CSBHK”) and their relevant holding companies and/or subsidiaries endeavor to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided but do not guarantee its suitability, availability, service level, timelines, accuracy or reliability and accept no liability (whether in tort or contract or otherwise) for any loss or damage arising from any interruption, defect, error, delay, inaccuracies or omission.

The content and financial market data, quotes, news research or other information ("Information"), including graphic images, of this Web Site is the property of CSBHK or the Information Vendor (as defined below) and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. It is available only for your personal and non-commercial use. In particular, you agree: (a) not to use the information on this Web Site to establish, maintain or provide, or to assist in establishing, maintaining or providing a trading floor or dealing service for trading securities listed on Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited ("HKEx"); (b) not to, or attempt to, tamper with, decompile, modify, adapt, reproduce, transmit, copy, distribute, disseminate, sell, publish, broadcast, circulate, store or use in any commercial or public purposes any information on this Web Site; and (c) not to use or permit to be used any information on this Web Site for any illegal purpose.

The Information on this Web Site may be provided to CSBHK under licensing or other agreements with securities exchanges, data feed vendors or other third party providers (collectively "Information Vendor"). Information must be accessed manually by request and not programmatically by other automated means. While the Information has been obtained from sources which are believed to be reliable, neither CSBHK nor the Information Vendor represents or guarantees the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, reliability, suitability or correct sequencing of the information provided or warrant any results from the information. None of CSBHK or any of the Information Vendor shall be liable to you or anyone else for consequential, incidental, special or indirect damages (including, without limitation, lost opportunity, lost profits, trading losses and damages that may result from inconvenience, delay or loss of use of the information or for omissions or inaccuracies in the information) arising from you or anyone else acting or relying on any information on this Web Site, even if CSBHK has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In particular, in relation to the market data supplied by HKEx, HKEx will endeavor to ensure that the accuracy and reliability of the information it provides but does not guarantee its accuracy or reliability and accepts no liability (whether in tort or contract or otherwise) for any loss or damage arising from any inaccuracies or omissions. You further authorise CSBHK to provide the Information Vendor with information relating to the services supplied to you to enable CSBHK to comply with any requirements under the licensing or other agreements with the Information Vendor. CSBHK may discontinue or make changes in the information, products or services provided in this Web Site at any time without prior notice.