Legal & regulatory

Please read these terms carefully – they apply to your use of this website. By proceeding with access to our website you are deemed to have accepted these terms

Terms & Conditions

The pages on this website are only directed at persons who are residents of the jurisdiction that has been selected and comply with appropriate local legislation and regulation.

Intended Audience

This section of the website is directed at Professional Clients only (whether already existing or prospective professional clients), as defined in Annex II to “Markets in Financial Instruments Directive” 2014/65/EU (“MiFID II”).

Any person who does not fall within this description or is not a resident of the jurisdiction selected on this website, may not access, use or rely on this website and the information in it. Should you proceed to access the website, you are deemed to represent and warrant that you fall within the above description of the intended audience.

By accessing this website, you certify possessing the experience, knowledge and expertise required to comprehend the risks inherent to products mentioned in this website and to make your own investment decisions.

This website is not directed to any person in any jurisdiction where – by reason of that person’s nationality, residence or otherwise – the publication or availability of this website is prohibited. Persons in respect of whom such prohibitions apply must not access this website.

The products featured on this website are only made available to persons in accordance with the laws of the jurisdiction in which the person is based, and funds featured on this website are only aimed at persons in jurisdictions in which those funds are registered.

The information on the website is not for distribution in the United States or to US persons other than in accordance with the laws of the United States.

Issuance

For Professional Clients in the UK and Europe, this website is issued by Aviva Investors Global Services Limited, registered in England No.1151805. Registered Office: St. Helen’s, 1 Undershaft, London EC3P 3DQ. Authorised and regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Copyright

Unless otherwise indicated, Aviva plc is the owner of all copyright, design rights, database rights and all other intellectual property rights in the content of this website. This content may not be used, sold, licensed, copied or reproduced in whole or in part in any manner or form or in or on any media to any person without the prior written consent of Aviva plc.

Trademarks

Aviva and the Aviva logo are registered trademarks of Aviva plc or other Aviva group companies. Aviva plc or Aviva group companies may also claim rights in other trademarks, service marks, logos and icons contained on this website.

Accuracy of information

Whilst we take all reasonable steps to ensure that the information contained within these pages is accurate and up-to-date, no liability can be accepted for any errors or omissions. Nothing in these terms or elsewhere on this website shall exclude or restrict our duties and liability to you under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 or any other conduct of business rules with which we are bound to comply. The information contained within these pages should not be viewed as indicating any guarantee of return from an investment managed by Aviva Investors nor as advice of any nature.

Anti-money laundering

In order to satisfy the requirements of the anti-money laundering regulations, additional documentation confirming identification will be required if you make an investment.

For your protection, telephone calls are usually recorded and monitored.

Validity of information

If you are in any doubt as to the validity of information made available within these pages, or if you wish to rely on this information, then it may be in your best interests to seek verification by contacting us.

Availability

Whilst we take all reasonable steps to ensure this website is always accessible we will not be held liable if, for any reason, the website is unavailable for any period. We may also have to suspend access to the website for routine or emergency updates and maintenance but we will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum.

We cannot warrant that this website will be free of viruses or defects of any description. And we will not be held responsible for any technical problems you may suffer as a result of your use of this website.

Disclaimer

Except as specifically stated in these terms or on the website, neither Aviva plc nor any other Aviva group company will be liable for any loss of use, profits, savings or data or any indirect, special or consequential damages or losses, whether such losses arise in contract or tort, including without limitation to the foregoing any losses in relation to your use of, reliance upon or inability to use the website. Aviva plc or any other Aviva group company will not be liable for any damages or losses suffered by any investors accessing areas of this website that are not appropriate for their jurisdiction or investor type.

Third-party Websites

This website may also contain hypertext links to websites operated by third parties. The responsibility for the operation and content of those websites shall rest solely with the organisation identified as controlling the third-party website and will be governed by separate terms and conditions. Links are provided for convenience and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement in any way of the website to which it links. We accept no responsibility or liability for the contents of any linked website.

Variations

We reserve the right to update these terms from time to time without notice to you. We recommend you regularly revisit this page to ensure you have seen and are aware of our latest terms.

Choice of Law

English law shall govern the use of the website and in the event of a dispute you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

Aviva Group Companies

Wherever the name Aviva or Aviva Investors is used within these pages, this implies one or more of the following companies, who may or may not offer products or services on this website. Further details can be found on the respective product pages:

AVIVA plc.

Registered in England No 02468686. Registered Office St Helens, 1 Undershaft, London EC3P 3DQ.

Aviva Investors UK Fund Services Limited

Registered in England No. 1973412. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered address: St. Helen’s, 1 Undershaft, London EC3P 3DQ.

Aviva Investors Global Services Limited

Registered in England No. 1151805. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered Office: St. Helen’s, 1 Undershaft, London EC3P 3DQ.

The VAT number for the above companies is 105437300.

Aviva Investors Luxembourg S.A.

Registered Office: 2 rue du Fort Bourbon, 1st Floor, 1249 Luxembourg.

Aviva Investors Schweiz GmbH

Registered Office: Stockerstrasse 38, 8002 Zürich, Switzerland.

The VAT number for the above companies is 105437300.

All are Aviva plc companies. In addition to the firms listed above, Aviva Investors is the trading name of other firms whose ultimate parent company is also Aviva plc.

Our usage of your personal information is governed by our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy, which forms part of these terms. Please read the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy carefully – it deals with your rights and our obligations in relation to your personal data, including what we can do with it, to whom we may disclose it, together with your rights of access.

Privacy statement

Aviva Investors are committed to treating your personal information with all the respect and transparency you would expect of us.

Trust us to respect your privacy

When you visit this website and in the course of our providing services to you, we may collect personal information such as your name, email and postal address. This Privacy Policy explains how Aviva Investors Global Services Limited (“we”, “us” or “our”) collects this information from you and how this information is then used. 

Data Protection Act – information uses

For the purposes of the General Data Protection Regulation, your personal data will be collected and used by us in accordance with the Privacy Policy on our website.  We will only collect the personal data that we need. We, other members of the Aviva plc group and its agents may use your information to keep you informed by post, telephone, email or other means of products and services that may be of interest to you. We will always do so in accordance with the marketing preferences provided. If you do not wish your information to be used for these purposes please write to the Aviva Investors, please write to the Data Privacy Office, Aviva Investors Global Services Limited, St. Helen’s, 1 Undershaft, London EC3P 3DQ.

Calls to Aviva Investors may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes, and to comply with applicable law and regulations.