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Swiss Insights by BNP Paribas

Welcome to the website, published by BNP Paribas.

Company name: BNP Paribas
Public limited company with a capital of: 2,497,718,772 Euros
Commercial register [RCS]: Paris n° 662 042 449
Orias N°: 07 022 735
E.C. identifier: FR76662042449
Registered office: 16 boulevard des Italiens – 75009 Paris – France

Legal representative: Jean-Laurent Bonnafé, Chief Executive Officer
Publication Director: Bertrand Cizeau, Brand Communications Quality Head Officer
Site manager: Carine Lauru, Head of Media Relations & Content Management

Design: EMAKINA & Axance
Technical developments: Tequila Rapido and Beapi
Hosted by: Bearstech & CDN: Level3

The publisher undertakes to comply with all laws concerning the establishment and the activity of a website.

BNP Paribas kindly requests that all users read the following terms and conditions carefully. By accessing, browsing or using the website, users acknowledge that they have read, understood and consented to the terms and conditions.

BNP Paribas directs the attention of users of its site to the following points:

1 – Access to the site:

Users of this site acknowledge that they have the skills and equipment necessary to access and use this site.

Access to the site is free of charge. The costs of accessing and using the telecommunications network shall be borne by the customer, as determined by the access providers and telecommunications operators.

The publisher cannot be held liable for matters outside its control or for any damage that may be caused to the user’s technical environment and, in particular, to computers, software, network equipment and any other equipment used to access or use the service and / or information.

Users are reminded that it is an offence punishable under criminal law to fraudulently access or remain connected to an IT system, to impair or interfere with the functioning of such a system or to fraudulently enter or modify data in an IT system.

2 – Intellectual property:

BNP Paribas owns, or holds the rights to, all of the elements of this website, in particular the data, designs, graphics, photographs and soundtracks.

Any reproduction, representation, distribution or redistribution in whole or part of the contents of this site by any means whatsoever without the express prior authorisation of BNP Paribas is prohibited and constitutes an infringement under the rules governing Intellectual Property.

The trademarks of the publisher of the site and those of its partners, together with any logos appearing on the site, are registered trademarks.

In certain specific cases, certain content (text, images etc.) are the property of their respective authors. These are used by BNP Paribas with the permission of the copyright holders of such content.

3 – Content of the site:

BNP Paribas endeavours to ensure the accuracy, updating and completeness of the information posted on this site and reserves the right to modify, at any time and without notice, the content or presentation of this site. Furthermore, BNP Paribas assumes no liability in the event of any delay, error or omission as regards the content of these web pages, nor in the event of any interruption to the service, nor if the service ceases to be available.

The information provided on the site may be partial and incomplete, due to the necessarily simplified nature of the texts, which have no contractual value. BNP Paribas accepts no direct or indirect responsibility for the accuracy, absence of errors, currency or availability of information contained on this site.

BNP Paribas cannot be held responsible for any decision made on the basis of information contained on the site, nor for the use to which this information might be put by third parties.

The present site, provided solely for purposes of general information, in no case constitutes an offer, sales proposal or solicitation of any kind.

Likewise, the present site does not constitute advice or recommendation to a particular person to buy, to sell or to hold any security or other asset, or to execute or not execute any transaction whatsoever.

All products/services present a risk, generally in proportion with the anticipated performance or yield: it is the responsibility of the investor to make certain that he/she is able and wishes to bear that risk. Past performance is never a guarantee that future performance will be equivalent.

The investor must in no case consider the present site as a site containing legal or tax advice. Each investor is advised to consult as needed his/her own external advisors in matters of law, taxation or any other matter, in order to make a judgment, under his/her own responsibility, as to whether an investment in one or another of the asset management agreements/services/products described in this document is opportune.

The information, opinions and estimates contained in the present site are subject to change subsequent to its delivery and the Bank does not conduct regular updates of any opinion that may have been given.

4 – Technical information

Users are reminded that there is no guarantee that information exchanged on the network will remain secret. Therefore, each Internet user shall take all appropriate measures to protect his or her own data and/or software from contamination by any viruses circulating on the Internet.

BNP Paribas cannot be held liable for matters outside its control nor for any damage that may be caused to the user’s technical environment and, in particular, to any computers, software, network equipment and any other equipment used to access or use the site and/or any information contained therein.

5 – Hypertext links:

Hypertext links to other sites from do not, under any circumstances, incur any liability for BNP Paribas.

BNP Paribas accepts no responsibility for the content of any sites accessed by following a hypertext link from the site, or for any damage incurred as a result of following a hypertext link from the site. The user visits other sites under his or her own responsibility and at his or her own risk.

6 – Cookies:

Users are informed that when they visit the site, a cookie may be automatically installed and temporarily retained in the computer’s memory or hard drive. A cookie is an element that does not identify the user but is used to record information about the user’s navigation on the website.

Users of the site acknowledge that they have been informed of this practice and authorise BNP Paribas to use it. They may deactivate cookies using the settings in their browsers.

7 – PDF Files

To read a PDF file, users will need to download the latest version of Acrobat Reader. Warning: this download operation can only be executed from a site other than the BNP Paribas site. This site will ask you to complete a questionnaire containing personal data. If you do not wish to enter your name and address, skip directly to step #2 to download the free software.

8 – Privacy

The personal data you provide through forms on this site or when submitting online application is processed by BNP Paribas responsible for handling the information for internal management purposes and to fulfill your request in compliance with the applicable data protection.

The confidentiality and integrity of information transmitted via the Internet can not be ensured. BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA assumes no liability in this regard.

9 – Governing law

The content of the site is governed by Swiss law.
All users recognise the jurisdiction of the Swiss courts for all matters concerning the content and use of the site or any litigation arising therefrom.

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