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General terms and conditions:
All users of services accessible through this site agree to the terms and conditions set out below.
Information on this site is provided by First Sentier Investors (Australia) IM Ltd (ABN 89 114 194 311, AFSL 289017) (FSI AIM), which forms part of First Sentier Investors, a global investment management business. First Sentier Investors is ultimately owned by Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc (MUFG), a global financial group. For the purposes of these Terms, FSI Group means FSI AIM and its related bodies corporate and affiliates, and MUFG Group means MUFG and its subsidiaries.
Information provided on, and available from, this site does not constitute financial or taxation advice. The information does not take into account the objectives and circumstances of the individual investor. You should obtain investment and taxation advice specific to your investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs before making any investment decision.
All currency references are references to Australian dollars (unless otherwise specified).
Unless otherwise specifically stated, the material on this site is for information purposes only and nothing on this site currently:
- constitutes an offer of a financial product or an offer generally;
- constitutes an invitation to subscribe for a financial product, or
- amounts to a solicitation for any business either in Australia or in any place other than Australia.
The Product Disclosure Statements for the First Sentier Investors (NZ) Scheme and the Stewart Investors (NZ) Managed Investment Scheme are available from FSI, or the issuer/manager, FundRock NZ Limited (FundRock NZ), and on www.fundrock.com/fundrock-new-zealand/frnz-documents-and-reporting/ and https://disclose-register.companiesoffice.govt.nz/. The information contained in this website is not an offer of units in the First Sentier Responsible Listed Infrastructure Fund and Stewart Investors Worldwide Leaders Sustainability Fund (Funds) or a proposal or an invitation to make an offer to sell, or a recommendation to subscribe for or purchase, any units in the Funds.
If you are making an investment directly then you will be required to complete the application form in the PDS, which can be obtained from FundRock NZ. The information and any opinions in this website are based on sources that FSI believes are reliable and accurate. FSI, its directors, officers and employees make no representations or warranties of any kind as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in this site and disclaim liability for any loss, damage, cost or expense that may arise from any reliance on the information or any opinions, conclusions or recommendations contained in it, whether that loss or damage is caused by any fault or negligence on the part of FSI, or otherwise, except for any statutory liability which cannot be excluded. This disclaimer extends to FundRock NZ, and any entity that may link to this site.
The information in this website is not intended to be financial advice for the purposes of the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013. In particular, in preparing this website, FSI did not take into account the investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs of any particular person. Professional investment advice from an appropriately qualified adviser should be taken before making any investment.
Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance, unit prices may go down as well as up and an investor in the Funds may not recover the full amount of the capital that they invest.
No part of this document may be reproduced without the permission of FSI or FundRock NZ. FundRock NZ is the issuer and manager of the Funds. FSI is the investment manager of the Funds.
Accuracy of information and limitation of liability
FSI Group and MUFG Group do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or currency of information that is made available through this site. FSI Group and MUFG Group will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from or in connection with any inaccuracies, errors or omissions in information made available through this site. However, FSI Group will endeavour to ensure that information is updated as soon as practicable when it becomes aware that material changes have occurred.
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Investments in any funds contained on this website are not deposits or other liabilities of the FSI Group or MUFG Group and are subject to investment and other risks. MUFG Group and FSI Group do not guarantee: the repayment of capital by any fund; the performance of any of the funds; the achievement of any particular rate of return from a fund; or any taxation consequences of, any investment in a fund which is made under the information available from this site.
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