Terminology used within this document and throughout this Website:
a) ‘Sharp Equity’ or ‘We’ or ‘Us’ or ‘Our’ applies to the company Sharp Equity Limited, incorporated in England and Wales, registered company number 9979575.
b) A ‘Client’ is a person, persons, business or organisation using any of the website, work, projects or services, who is a paid subscriber of any product or service, provided by Sharp Equity.
c) ‘You’, ‘Your’ is any person, business, Client or other entity that accesses any part of this Website.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Please read ALL these Terms and Conditions carefully and thoroughly BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE
By accessing any part of this ‘Website’ (www.sharpequity.co.uk) and/or by receiving any product or service delivered by Sharp Equity, whether as a Client of Sharp Equity or not, you agree to be bound and accept all the Terms and Conditions set out on this page and website (the ’Terms’).
We have the right to amend these Terms at any time and without notice. Any changes will be made via this website and you are advised to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes that may have been made, as they are binding on you.
If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not use this site.
This Website is owned and operated by Sharp Equity Limited. Sharp Equity is incorporated in England and Wales (company number 9979575). We are authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), reference number 751405.
These Terms apply to all pages of this website, including pages in both public sections and private subscription only sections, whether or not such pages are individually disclaimed.
The Terms apply to all users of this Website, whether the user has or has not got access to the private sections of the Website, which are only accessible to Clients who have subscribed to Sharp Equity’s services.
Ownership and Content Use
All text, charts, information, data, tables, calculations, video, sound, graphics, photographs, artwork, names, logos, trade marks and other material on the Website (“the Content”) and all rights in it belongs to Sharp Equity. You may retrieve and display Content from the Website on a computer screen, print individual pages on paper (but not photocopy them) and store such pages in electronic form on devices for the sole purpose of informing you and your organisation of the research, products and services we offer. Sharp Equity should always be acknowledged as the author.
Under no circumstances should Content be amended, altered, adapted, copied, republished, distorted, downloaded, broadcast or a derivative work be created from any of the Content on the Website, without express written permission from Sharp Equity.
You must NOT use this website (or permit or procure others to use it) as follows:
1. For any unlawful, improper or illegal purpose or activity;
2. To violate Sharp Equity’s copyright, trademark, proprietary or other intellectual property rights;
3. To damage Sharp Equity’s name or reputation or that of Sharp Equity’s affiliated companies or any third parties;
4. To introduce viruses, worms, harmful code and/or Trojan horses onto the internet or into this Website or any other entity’s systems and it is your responsibility to ensure that whatever you download or select for your use from this Website is free from such items;
5. To penetrate the Website’s security measures or other systems (hacking);
6. To access or attempt to access any password-protected, subscription only section of this Website by any means other than by a Client using the unique login and password that is provided to that Client by Sharp Equity; and/or
7. To transmit confidential or proprietary information, except solely at your own risk.
Compliance with Law and Regulation
When using this Website, you must comply with all applicable local, national and international laws and regulations, including those relating to data privacy, international communications and exportation of technical or personal data. It may be illegal to download the information contained on this Website in certain countries and Sharp Equity disclaims all responsibility if you downloaded any information from this Website in breach of any law or regulation of the country in which you reside.
No Advice or Offer
The information on this Website is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute and should not be construed as investment advice or a recommendation to buy, sell, or otherwise transact in any investment including any funds. It also does not constitute an invitation, offer or solicitation to engage in any investment activity.
The information on this Website is provided solely on the basis that you will make your own investment decisions and Sharp Equity has not taken any account of your particular investment objectives or financial situation in preparing the information on this Website. Additionally, nothing on this Website is intended to or should constitute financial, legal, accounting or tax advice. This Website does not represent that the securities described on this Website are suitable for any specific investor.
Any strategies, products or services referred to in this Website, whether publicly or though password-protected areas, are and will be subject to the legal and regulatory requirements applicable in your jurisdiction.
Access to Our Website
If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential and you must not disclose it to any third party. Doing so would be a violation of the Terms.
We may disable any user of this Website if, in our sole opinion, the user has undertaken any action or activity that could be construed as Website Misuse, as described above, or has failed in any way to comply with any of the Terms.
If you are a Client of Sharp Equity and have been allocated login and password details to provide you access to the subscription only sections of this Website, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, and in our sole opinion you have undertaken any action or activity that could be construed as Website Misuse, or failed in any way to comply with any of the Terms, We have the right to disable and suspend your login and password details, at any time. Such suspension will last until any Website Misuse or failure to comply with the Terms has been resolved to Sharp Equity’s satisfaction. This is without prejudice to any rights of Sharp Equity to terminate your access to the subscription-only pages of the Website, subject to the provisions of the Terms of Business.
Intellectual Property Rights
Sharp Equity is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Website and in the materials published on it or contained in it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may use the materials and information on the Website and reproduce them in one hard copy for your own personal reference only.
Unless you obtain written permission from Us, you must not modify, reproduce, distribute, store in a data retrieval system or transmit in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise) any of these such materials or information. Furthermore, you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. Nothing on the Website should be construed as granting any licence or right in relation to any of Sharp Equity's trademarks or those of Sharp Equity's affiliated companies or any third party.
Disclaimer of Liability
Sharp Equity shall not be held liable for any indirect or direct, incidental or consequential loss or damage (including, but not limited to loss of revenue, profits, data, goodwill or opportunity) arising from the use, inability to use or access or interruption of the Website or any websites linked to the Website in any way or any part of the Investment Research materials published on the Website or otherwise for any loss of data on transmission, howsoever caused.
We produce Investment Research that we believe would be of interest to our clients, which include our views that have been derived and data that has been internally developed solely from publicly available information that we believe to be reliable and accurate. In this regard, whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information contained in its investment reports, Sharp Equity, its directors and employees provide no guarantee, representation or warranty, express or implied, regarding the completeness, accuracy or correctness of information, data, calculations or opinions contained in its research material. However, there shall not be excluded any liability for direct loss, costs or expenses caused by the intentional default, negligence or fraud of Sharp Equity or its employees. This is without prejudice to any duty or liability Sharp Equity may have to its Clients under the United Kingdom’s Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, any subordinate legislation and the FCA Rules.
Sharp Equity shall have no liability or responsibility for any loss or damage incurred or suffered by you in the event of any breakdown, failure or malfunction of any telecommunications or computer services or systems associated with the Website, including access or inability to access the private subscription only areas available to Clients. No reliance should be placed for any purpose on the information, prices, representations, estimates or opinions, contained within Sharp Equity’s Website or any sites provided by third parties who at any time have links to or from the Website and no liability is accepted for any such information, representation, estimate or opinions.
The internet is not a reliable transmission medium and Sharp Equity does not accept any liability for any data transmission errors or any confidential and proprietary information that has been transmitted by you across the internet, including through the Website or via email. Any such transmission of information is entirely at your own risk.
Where the Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of the third parties’ sites or resources, therefore Sharp Equity accepts no responsibility for the accuracy and completeness of their information, nor the services provided by the third parties connected to the Website nor for any loss or damage that may arise from or in connection with use of or reliance on them.
These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales. The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from or relating to the use or visit to the Website and its contents. By using this Website, you waive any objections you may have to any proceedings in such courts on the grounds of venue or that proceedings have been brought in an inconvenient forum.
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