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(a) Disclaimer

The information, reports, financial models, forecasts, strategies, audio broadcasts and other media (referred to as "Content" throughout this Legal Notice), provided on this web site has been issued by the parent company of AltaVista Research Pty Ltd (ABN 56 144 966 165), ETF Research Pty Ltd (ACN 152 241 908 and AFSL 410 381) a holder of an Australian Financial Securities Licence, which allows ETF Research Pty Ltd to offer financial service advice to retail and wholesale clients.

Users of this website should not act on any Content without first seeking professional advice. Whilst the Content contained on this website has been prepared with all reasonable care from sources which we believe are reliable, no responsibility or liability is accepted by AltaVista Research Pty Ltd or ETF Research Pty Ltd for any errors or omissions or misstatements however caused. Any opinions, forecasts or recommendations reflect the judgement and assumptions at the date of publication or broadcast and may change without notice. Content on this website is not and should not be construed as an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to purchase or subscribe for any investment. We are not aware that any user intends to rely on the Content provided or of the manner in which a user intends to use it. In preparing our Content it is not possible to take into consideration the investment objectives, financial situation or particular needs of any individual user.

Access by any user to this website does not create a client relationship between ETF Research Pty Ltd or any of its subsidiaries and the user. Users seeking to invest must obtain individual financial advice to determine whether recommendations are appropriate to their investment objectives, personal financial situation or particular needs, before acting on any recommendations. Any Content is not for public circulation or reproduction, whether in whole or in part and is not to be disclosed to any person other than the intended user, without the prior written consent of AltaVista Research Pty Ltd.


(b) Disclosure of Interest


Neither ETF Research Pty Ltd nor AltaVista Research Pty Ltd, its officers, employees, consultants and its related bodies corporate have not and will not receive, whether directly or indirectly: any commission; fee; benefit; or advantage, whether pecuniary or otherwise, in connection with making any recommendation contained on this website. ETF Research Pty Ltd discloses that from time to time, it or its officers, employees and its related bodies corporate: may have an interest in the securities, directly or indirectly, which are the subject of these recommendations; may buy or sell securities in the companies mentioned in the Content; may effect transactions which may not be consistent with the recommendations in the Content; may have directorships in the companies mentioned in the Content; and/or perform paid services for the companies that are the subject of such recommendations.


(c) Copyright Protection

All Content at this website is protected by copyright. Apart from any use permitted under the Copyright Act (Cth) 1968, you must not copy, frame, modify, transmit or distribute the material at this website, without seeking the prior written consent of the copyright owner. Content on this website is owned by ETF Research Pty Ltd. Users are prohibited from copying, distributing, transmitting, displaying, publishing, selling, licensing, creating derivative works or using any content on the website for commercial or public purposes.

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(e) Limitation of Liability

To the fullest extent permitted by the law, ETF Research Pty Ltd and any of its officers, employees, agents, consultants or related bodies corporate disclaim any liability, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of any Content made available on this website by any person or entity.

(f) No Warranties

ETF Research Pty Ltd does not make any claims, promises, guarantees, representations or warranties regarding the accuracy, completeness or fitness for purpose of the Content made available on this web site. All information on this website is provided to you on an ‘as is’ basis, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. To the fullest extent permitted by law, under no circumstances will ETF Research Pty Ltd be liable for any loss or damage caused by users’ reliance upon information obtained through this website. It is the responsibility of the user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, general advice or other content made available through this website. Furthermore, ETF Research Pty Ltd does not warrant or represent that this web site is error free or free from viruses or defects. A user must do all that is necessary (including using virus checking software) to satisfy itself that accessing this website will not adversely affect its system.

For further information, please contact ETF Research Pty Ltd at: info@altavistaresearch.com.au.