- ABOUT US AND THE WEBSITE
Sinclair Capital LLP, is registered in England and Wales (with company registration number 11391838.
Our Website is made available free of charge.
Before you start to use our Website, please read the following page (and the documents referred to in it) carefully. They will tell you the terms on which you may make use of our Website and explain certain legal and regulatory restrictions applicable to any investment in the Sinclair Capital LLP range of funds described on this Website.
If you have or enter into a contract with us for financial services or products, separate terms and conditions will apply to those.
- ACCESSING THE WEBSITE AND CHANGES TO IT
We may update the information on the Website from time to time, although please note we are under no obligation to update it. However, we cannot confirm that the information is accurate, complete or up-to-date at any given time and, as stated above, you must always speak to an independent financial advisor if you wish to obtain investment advice. We may update or remove information from time to time for business reasons, for example because the subject matter is no longer relevant.
Because this Website is for information purposes only, and is provided free of charge, access to it is not permanent or guaranteed. Accordingly, we may withdraw or remove what we provide on the Website, or we may close it, for business reasons. From time to time, we may restrict or suspend access to some parts of our Website, or the entire Website, for example for maintenance purposes.
You are required not to introduce any data, by any mean available, on the Website which would or may modify or harm the content or the display of the information, presentation or structure of the Website.
- INFORMATION NOT RECOMMENDATION OR OFFER
The information contained in this Website is for general information purposes only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely or to amount to any recommendation.
Nothing on this Website constitutes an offer to sell, a solicitation, or an offer to buy, any investment, securities, funds, financial instruments, products or services, or to engage in any other transaction, or to provide any investment advice, recommendation or service.
You must obtain independent professional or specialist advice before making any decision or taking (or refraining from) any action (including among other things to purchase a financial product or service, enter a contract for the same, or make any decision after you have entered such a contract).
We may refuse any applications or requests for further information we receive.
Any opinions expressed on this Website, whether in general or both on the performance of individual funds and in a wider economic context, represent the views of the contributor at the time of preparation. These opinions may change from time to time. They should not be interpreted as investment advice or as a recommendation.
We are not authorised to provide investment advice. If you are unsure of the suitability of any investment contained in this Website, please contact an Independent Financial Adviser or another appropriate person who is authorised to provide an independent professional advisory service.
- COUNTRY RESTRICTIONS
Our Website has different regional sites. Each regional site is governed by that particular region’s laws and regulations. You should only access the region relevant to your place of residence. The funds, products and services described on this Website are not available in all countries or to all investors.
The information contained in this Website is directed only at persons or entities in any jurisdiction or country where access to that information and the use of it is not contrary to or in breach of local law or regulation. Please ensure that you comply with all applicable laws and regulations of any relevant jurisdiction when accessing the information contained in this Website, as legal obligations will apply to you as well as to us.
- NO LIABILITY FOR THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
The Website may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided for your information and convenience only, and do not amount to a recommendation or endorsement by us of that third party or its website. Please note that we have no control over the content of a third-party website, and we have not verified the accuracy of any content on such third-party website. Accordingly, we are not liable for the content or availability (or lack of availability) of such third-party websites.
- ABOUT COOKIES
Accessing the Website will create a “Cookie”. A cookie is a small amount of data which is transferred to your browser by a web server. Cookies may be used to recognise you and facilitate your access to the Website without the need for you having to state your preferences again. Cookies may also be used to remember your activities and facilitate navigation as well as being used to track your visits to this Website.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. Details of how this can be achieved can be found in your browser’s ‘Tools’ menu. However, if you decline cookies you may find that you cannot access some parts of the site or the website will not function properly.
For full information, please read our Cookies Policy.
- ABOUT YOUR DATA
- OUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
You may copy and download extracts, of any page(s) from our Website for your personal reference only and introducers of business to Sinclair Capital LLP may print off and download such extracts in connection with their role of investment services professional.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use the illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our Website must always be acknowledged. You must not in any way use any part of the materials on our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence from us to do so.
Sinclair Capital LLP is the registered owner of a number of trade (and trade mark applications) including (without limitation) on the UK and CTM registers.
The trademarks include, but are not limited to, “Sinclair Capital LLP”.
- LINKING TO THIS WEBSITE
To let us know that you are providing links to our Website on an external source, then please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sinclair Capital LLP reserves the right to end the link at any time for operational or reputational reasons.
- NO LIABILITY
These terms exclude or limit our legal liability for the Website, as far as the law permits us to do so. Please take the time to read them carefully.
We do not exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or for our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or for any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law. In particular, we do not exclude our duties and liabilities under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 and any FCA conduct of business rules which may apply to us.
Although we have taken reasonable steps to ensure that the information on the Website is accurate, we do not give or make any warranty or representation (whether express or implied) that any such information is accurate, timely, complete or available. We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage whatsoever and however it arises as a result of your use of or reliance on the information on the Website, or for your inability to access or use the Website for any period of time.
If you are a private individual, please note that we only provide our Website for private and personal use and information purposes only. You agree not to use our Website for any commercial, professional, trade, or business purposes, and we will not be liable to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity, however this arises.
If you are a business, please note that:
- We will not be liable for any loss of profits, sales, business or revenue, business interruption, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation, or wasted management time. We will also not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
- Our liability to you is limited to the maximum extent permitted under applicable law.
We use reasonable efforts to ensure that our Website is free from viruses and other malicious or harmful content. However, we do not represent or warrant that your use of this Website (including any content on it or any third-party website accessible from it) will be error free, delay free, or will not cause damage to your computer or other device. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the right equipment (including antivirus software) to use the Website safely and to screen out anything that may damage or harm your computer or other device. Except where required by applicable law, we will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage they suffer as a result of viruses or other harmful content that they access from or via the Website.
- GOVERNING LAW & JURISDICTION
Sinclair Capital LLP is committed to providing a high level of accessibility to our website for all users. To this end, we have worked hard to adhere to the W3C accessibility and usability guidelines, including structuring the page formats so that they are compatible with screen readers.
This site uses style sheets. To turn these off, or to apply your own personal style sheets, please go to: Tools, Internet Options, General, Accessibility (on IE browsers).
The site contains a variety of Adobe Acrobat (pdf) documents. If your reader is not compatible with these documents and the Acrobat reader product, Adobe provides a free online tool which converts the content of PDF files to a format which can be understood by most screen reader applications. The URL of the documents can be submitted either via email or web form, and the content is returned, converted to HTML or to plain text to your web browser.
SOCIAL MEDIA AND COMMUNITY GUIDELINE
Our philosophy at Sinclair Capital LLP is one of openness and transparency. We promote freedom of thought among our teams and strive to create an environment where ideas and conversations can flow.
We use social media (including Twitter and LinkedIn) to share our views and opinions related to financial markets. These views may change and are expressed for information only. They should not be taken as advice or as a recommendation to make an investment decision.
We welcome the opportunity to hear from you on social media. We accept that not everyone will agree with our views, and believe that respectful debate is healthy. We do however reserve the right to block participants or moderate comments on our social channels in certain circumstances for example we may do this if we consider that:
- you may be breaking the law or to be encouraging illegal activity
- your content is offensive, or contains profanity, personal attacks, illegal statements, threats, or discrimination of any kind
- you are attempting to impersonate someone else
- you are sharing personal information, e.g. names of individuals, email addresses or phone numbers
- your comments encourage a certain type of financial activity or financial advice
- you have posted marketing material or content with the purpose of selling products or services
You must also comply with the terms for each platform that we are active on:
- Twitter Terms of Service
- LinkedIn User Agreement
If you have any questions or comments regarding this policy, or anything else you have seen on our social media channels, please contact email@example.com
Please note: We do not give investment advice via social media. You should always seek independent advice before making financial decisions. Retweets, likes or other sharing of content are not endorsements.
If you don’t want Sinclair Capital LLP to place cookies on your device there are a number of options available to you. You can modify your own browser settings to either:
- reject all cookies
- only allow ‘trusted’ sites to write cookies or
- only accept cookies from www.sinclaircap.com
Should you delete your cookie history, this may affect your experience of our website – the preferences selected on your previous visits to the site will not be remembered and you will have to reset these upon each visit to the site.
TYPES OF COOKIES
Cookies can perform different roles on a website:
- STRICTLY NECESSARY
Some cookies are essential for the operation of Sinclair Capital LLP’s website. These cookies enable you to access secure areas of the website which would require log on details.
This type of cookie allows us to analyse the use of the website allowing us to provide you with a high-quality experience. This information will only be used to enhance user experiences.
Functionality cookies allow Sinclair Capital LLP to remember the settings from a user’s last visit, i.e. relevant country and investor type. These cookies also enable users to access videos and audio recordings available.
Targeting cookies allow Sinclair Capital LLP to send you customised content via email and track which content you use.
Persistent cookies help websites remember your information and settings when you visit them in the future. This result in faster and more convenient access since, for example, you don’t have to login again. Besides authentication, other website features made possible by persistent cookies include: language selection, theme selection, menu preferences, internal site bookmarks or favourites, among many others. On your first visit, the website is presented in default mode. During your visit, you select your preferences and these preferences are remembered, through the use of the persistent cookie, the next time you visit the site.
Session cookies are temporary cookie files, which are erased when you close your browser. When you restart your browser and go back to the site that created the cookie, the website will not recognize you. You will have to log back in (if login is required) or select your preferences/themes again if the site uses these features. A new session cookie will be generated, which will store your browsing information and will be active until you leave the site and close your browser.
Technical cookies are used to broadcast a communication on a network of electronic communication.
Third party cookie list and technology partners:
- Google Analytics
Sinclair Capital LLP may use Google Analytics for the following purposes:
- Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. The website uses data from Google’s Interest-based advertising or 3rd-party audience data (such as age, gender and interests) with Google Analytics to inform our marketing strategy.
You can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customise Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ad Settings page.
You can also opt out of Google Analytics using this browser add-on.
Duration varies from one day to two years. No personal data is stored.
Google Analytics cookie information
- Google AdWords
The website uses the Google AdWords remarketing service to advertise on third-party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our website. It could also mean that Sinclair Capital LLP advertises to previous visitors who have not completed a task on the website site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display network.
Sinclair Capital LLP use the AdWords remarketing tags, which adds the website visitors to remarketing lists within AdWords.
You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using Google Ad Preferences, and if you want to, you can opt out of interest-based activity entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.
Google AdWords privacy information
- Marketo / Stoneshot
Marketo / Stoneshot provide Sinclair Capital LLP’s website with a marketing automation platform, for data collection and personalised content delivery. Cookies will remain in place until deleted.
Morningstar privacy information
Thomson Reuters provide the share price information on the website. This cookie expires at the end of each session and no personal data is stored.
Nasdaq privacy information
CloudFlare provides functionality used to speed up page load times. The cookie is set to identify trusted web traffic. It does not correspond to any user id in the web application, nor does it store any personally identifiable information.
Cloudflare privacy information
Videos on our site are published using the Brightcove Player. The Brightcove player may include cookies to enable basic site functions that are necessary to the operation of the video player and to enable the player to work with other Sinclair Capital LLP’s systems (such as CRM or Marketing Automation Platforms). Site users may set their browsers to block and/or delete cookies.
Brightcove privacy information
- Web beacons
Some pages of Sinclair Capital LLP’s websites may contain electronic images known as web beacons (also known as ‘clear gifs’) that allow Sinclair Capital LLP to count users who have visited these pages. Web beacons collect only limited information which may include a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the web beacon resides.
Sinclair Capital LLP may also carry web beacons placed by third-party advertisers. Such web beacons are only used to track the effectiveness of a particular marketing campaign.
Further Information about cookies can be found at:
Information Commissioner’s Office (for residents of the UK)