1. Company Information
1.1 This Legal Notice ("Notice") is issued by T. Rowe Price. "T. Rowe Price" refers to T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. and its affiliates, including T. Rowe Price Associates. Inc.; T. Rowe Price (Canada) Inc.; T. Rowe Price International Ltd; T. Rowe Price Hong Kong Limited; T. Rowe Price Japan, Inc.; T. Rowe Price Australia Limited, T. Rowe Price (Switzerland) GmbH, and T. Rowe Price Singapore Private Ltd.
1.2 This Notice applies to the entire contents of the website under the domain name www.troweprice.com/consultant ("Website") and to any correspondence by e-mail between us and you. Please read these terms carefully before using the Website.
1.3 T. Rowe Price may revise this Notice at any time by updating this posting. Your continued use of the Website after these changes are made constitutes your acceptance of the amended Notice. You should check the Website from time to time to review the then current legal notice as it is binding on you. Note that certain provisions of this Notice may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on (i) particular pages at the Website or (ii) on material made available on the Website or sent to you.
1.4 The Website is exclusively directed at investment consultants, to the extent they qualify for access on the terms set out below. The material is provided solely for informational purposes; it is not to be regarded as an offer to buy or sell, or the solicitation of any offer to buy or sell securities and services in any jurisdiction. This material is not intended for distribution to or use by any person or entity in any country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject T. Rowe Price or its collective investment schemes to any registration requirement within such country.
- It is your responsibility to be aware of, and to observe, all relevant laws and regulations, which apply to your access to, and use of, the Website.
Material on this Website is provided by T. Rowe Price Hong Kong Limited (Central Entity Number AVY670), a company licenced by the Securities and Futures Commission to conduct Type 1 (dealing in securities), Type 4 (advising on securities), and Type 9 (asset management) regulated activities, on the basis that you are a Professional Investor (as defined in the Securities and Futures Ordinance) and that you will not distribute or otherwise make this material available to a person in Hong Kong who is not a Professional Investor.
In Singapore, T. Rowe Price conducts its financial services business through T. Rowe Price Singapore Private Ltd. ("TRPSING"), a company licenced by the Monetary Authority of Singapore to conduct fund management activities (Licence Number CMS100170-1).
Except for certain sub-funds of T. Rowe Price Funds SICAV ("SICAV"), which are recognized as restricted schemes, none of the collective investment schemes identified in this Website are registered in Singapore. Material relating to collective investment schemes shall be issued by the entity identified on such material. This material is provided to you on the basis that you are an Institutional Investor (as defined in the Securities and Futures Act) and that you will not distribute or otherwise make this material available to a person in Singapore who is not an Institutional Investor.
Any other material available on the Website (i.e. material that does not relate to collective investment schemes) is provided to you by TRPSING, on the basis that you are an Institutional Investor or an Accredited Investor (as defined in the Securities and Futures Act) and that you will not distribute or otherwise make this material available to a person in Singapore who is not an Institutional Investor or an Accredited Investor.
Material relating to investment strategies and Australian-domiciled unit trusts ("AUTs") is provided by T. Rowe Price Australia Limited (ABN: 13 620 668 895 and AFSL: 503741), Level 50, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Suite 50B, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia. For Wholesale Clients only.
Material that relates to collective investment schemes other than AUTs is issued by the entity identified on such material.
For Australia, the material is provided to you on the basis that you are a Wholesale Client (as defined in the Australian Corporations Act) in and that you will not distribute or otherwise make this material available to a person in Australia who is not a Wholesale Client.
For New Zealand, the information is solely for wholesale investors in accordance with the definition set out in the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013, and is published for informational purposes only. Persons who do not fall into the definition of wholesale investors should not act upon the information contained herein.
Issued in Japan by T. Rowe Price Japan, Inc., KLFB Registration No. 3043 (Financial Instruments Service Provider), Member of ITA and JIAA, located at GranTokyo South Tower 7F, 9-2, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-6607, Japan. The material is not intended to be a solicitation for any product or service not available to Japanese investors, including the T. Rowe Price Funds SICAV, and may be distributed only to institutional investors.
EEA excluding Netherlands & Switzerland
Material on this Website is provided by T. Rowe Price International Ltd (Company Number 3957748) ("TRPIL"). TRPIL is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Services Authority. This material is provided to you on the basis that you are an Eligible Counterparty or Per Se Professional Client (within the meaning of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive) and that you will not distribute or otherwise make this material available to a person in the EEA excluding Netherlands who is not an Eligible Counterparty or a Per Se Professional Client.
Switzerland - Issued in Switzerland by T. Rowe Price (Switzerland) GmbH ("TRPSWISS"), Talstrasse 65, 6th Floor, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland. First Independent Fund Services Ltd, Klausstrasse 33, CH-8008 Zurich is Representative in Switzerland. Neue Helvetische Bank AG, Seefeldstrasse 215, CH-8002 Zurich is the Paying Agent in Switzerland. For Qualified Investors only.
Material on this website is provided by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., 100 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202, which is regulated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The material is not intended to be a solicitation for any product or service not available to U.S. investors, including the T. Rowe Price Funds SICAV, and may be distributed only to institutional investors.
Issued in Canada by T. Rowe Price (Canada), Inc. T. Rowe Price (Canada), Inc.'s investment management services are only available to Accredited Investors as defined under National Instrument 45-106. T. Rowe Price (Canada), Inc. enters into written delegation agreements with affiliates to provide investment management services.
2. Website Content
2.1 The content of this Website ("Information") does not provide investment advice or recommendations. Nothing in this Website shall be considered a solicitation to buy or an offer to sell a security, or any other product or service, to any person in any jurisdiction where such offer, solicitation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the laws of such jurisdiction.
2.2 The Information is provided to you upon the terms and conditions herein. It is provided for your use in respect of your own internal and legitimate business ("Permitted Purpose"). You shall not, without the written consent of T. Rowe Price, use, store, download, reproduce, sell, redistribute or deal with the Information in any manner or for any purpose other than the Permitted Purpose.
2.3 The Information and your subsequent use of it may from time to time be subject to certain statutory or other external regulation, conditions and restrictions. All use of the Information by you must comply with such regulations, conditions or restrictions applicable to the area or territory in which you shall use the Information. None of the information published or made available via the Website is intended to be published or made available in any jurisdiction where to do so would result in a breach of any applicable law or regulation.
You are permitted to print and download extracts from the Website for the Permitted Purpose only, on the following basis:
- 1. You do not modify in any way any documents or related graphics;
- 2. You do not use any graphics separately from the corresponding text;
- 3. You do not alter or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from copies of the content, and
- 4. You do not publish or make available any part of the content in a jurisdiction where to do so would result in a breach of any applicable law or regulation.
2.4 You may not create a link to the Website without T. Rowe Price's prior written consent.
3. Copyrights, Trademarks And Licence
3.1 The content of this Website are protected by applicable copyright laws. Any use of extracts from the Website other than in accordance with clause 2 for any purpose is prohibited.
3.2 T. ROWE PRICE, INVEST WITH CONFIDENCE and the Bighorn Sheep design are, collectively and/or apart, trademarks or registered trademarks of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. in the United States, European Union, and other countries. All other trademarks shown are the property of T. Rowe Price or their respective owners.
3.3 Nothing on this site should be considered as granting any licence or right under any trade mark of T. Rowe Price or any third party, nor should you attempt to use, copy, adapt or attempt to register any similar trademarks to any trademarks or logos appearing on the website or in the information herein.
3.4 Any rights not expressly granted in this Notice are reserved. Subject to clause 2.2, no part of the Website may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without the Company's prior written permission.
3.5 If you breach any of the terms in this legal notice, your permission to use the Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from the Website.
4. Electronic Communication and Website Usage
4.1 If you send email (encrypted or not) to us over the Internet, you are accepting the associated risks of lack of confidentiality
4.2 Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under our Privacy and Cookies Policy, any information you transmit within the context of using the Website shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. T. Rowe Price shall have no obligations with respect to such information. T. Rowe Price and its designees shall be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use such information and all data, images, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.
4.3 T. Rowe Price may share Website usage information about visitors to the Website with reputable third-party companies for analysis and research.
5. Telephone Recordings
T. Rowe Price may record telephone calls for our mutual protection and to improve the services we provide to you.
6. Links To And From Other Websites, Third Party Content
6.1 The Website may include material from third parties or links to websites maintained by third parties ("Third Party Content"). The Third Party Content is protected by copyright laws relevant to such Third Party Content. It is owned by the Third Party Content provider(s) credited.
6.2 Links to third party websites on the Website are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave the Website. T. Rowe Price does not get involved in the preparation, adoption or editing of Third Party Content. It has not reviewed all of these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. T. Rowe Price therefore does not (explicitly or implicitly) endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. Any opinions or recommendations expressed on third party sites are solely those of the Third Party Content provider(s), not of T. Rowe Price. If you decide to access any of the third party websites, you do so entirely at your own risk. T. Rowe Price shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your reliance upon such information.
6.3 You should review the privacy statement and any terms and conditions of third party websites before you use the website or provide personal or confidential information. Your use of these websites shall be subject to their terms and conditions, which you should also review prior to using such websites.
7.1 T. Rowe Price endeavours to make every attempt to provide accurate and timely Information to serve the needs of visitors. While T. Rowe Price believes that the Information is accurate as of the date of publication, and where a particular page is dated, the Information on such page is believed to be accurate as of that date, the Information (including any information available through any site to which you may link through this Website) is provided "as is", without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind.
Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, T. Rowe Price provides you with the Website on the basis that T. Rowe Price excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and other express or implied terms.
7.2 You are responsible for your connectivity. You also agree that you are responsible for the means you use to access the Website and understand that your hardware, software, the Internet, your internet service provider, and other third parties involved in connecting you may not perform as intended or desired. T. Rowe price does not guarantee that services provided by this Web site will not be interrupted. Periods of volatile or unusual market activity, in particular, may affect systems availability or response time.
7.3 Downloads may not be error free. T. Rowe Price also does not promise that any software or other information that you may download or copy will be error free. If any defects are detected, we do not promise that they will be corrected.
7.4 T. Rowe Price may make changes to the material on the Website at any time without notice. The material on the Website may be out of date, and T. Rowe Price makes no commitment to update such material.
T. Rowe Price, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering the Website), and any of the group companies' officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with the Website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the Website, any websites linked to the Website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing the Website or your downloading of any material from the Website or any websites linked to the Website.
9. Access Rights - Modification And Termination
T. Rowe Price reserves the right to modify or terminate your access to the Website for any reason, without notice, at any time, and without liability to you.