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1. Company and regulation details

www.aberdeenstandardcapital.com is provided by Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited

Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited (SC317950) is registered in Scotland at 1 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2LL.

Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Aberdeen Standard Capital International Limited (38918), Aberdeen Standard Capital Offshore Strategy Fund Limited, Aberdeen Standard Capital (CI) Limited (5769) are all registered in Jersey and at IFC 1, The Esplanade, St Helier, Jersey JE1 4BP. The above companies are regulated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission under the Financial Services (Jersey) Law 1998 (as amended) for the conduct of investment business and fund services business.

The Standard Life Investments group comprises of Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited (SC298143) and its subsidiaries which include Standard Life Investments Limited (SC123321), Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited (SC317950), Aberdeen Standard Capital International Limited (38918), Standard Life Investments (Mutual Funds) Limited (SC123322), SLTM Limited (SC075550), Standard Life Investments (Corporate Funds) Limited (SC111488), SL Capital Partners LLP (SO301408) and Ignis Asset Management Limited (SC200801). All companies are registered in Scotland at 1 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2LL.

With the exception of Standard Life Investments (Holdings) Limited and Ignis Asset Management Limited, the above companies are authorised and regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Financial Conduct Authority Register Reference Numbers: Standard Life Investments Limited - 188406, Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited – 466684, Standard Life Investments (Mutual Funds) Limited - 146477, SLTM Limited - 119366, Standard Life Investments (Corporate Funds) Limited - 143445, SL Capital Partners LLP – 469934 The Financial Conduct Authority Register can be found at https://www.fca.org.uk/register

Standard Life Aberdeen group VAT number GB270347469.

In this Notice and the pages of this site, any reference to "Aberdeen Standard Capital”", "we", "our" or "us" means Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited unless otherwise indicated.

Any reference within the pages of this site to "Standard Life Aberdeen group" means the subsidiary companies of Standard Life Aberdeen plc.

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2. Intended audience

The pages of this site are intended for the information of residents of the United Kingdom ("UK"), Channel Islands and Isle of Man unless otherwise stated.

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3. General disclaimers and terms

While we have taken all reasonable care to ensure that the information contained within the pages of this site is accurate, current and complies with relevant UK legislation and regulations as at the date of issue, errors or omissions may occur due to circumstances outside our control.

We reserve the right to change the content, presentation, performance, facilities and availability of all or part of the pages of this site at our sole discretion and without prior notice.

We make no warranty or representation that the pages of this site can be accessed at all times during the UK hours of business stated on this site. This site may be temporarily unavailable or restricted for administrative or other reasons. We will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the loss of the use of this site.

We accept no responsibility for information contained in any other sites which can be accessed by hypertext link from the pages of this site, or for these other sites not being available at all times. The links to any other sites are provided for general information purposes only and the sites concerned and their contents are not endorsed or promoted by us in any way, unless otherwise stated. Please note that when you click on any external site hypertext link, you will leave our site and access the external site at your own risk.

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4. Advice

Nothing on the pages of this site constitutes financial, legal or other professional advice in any way and you should consult your financial adviser or other professional adviser if you require any financial, legal or other professional advice.

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© 2019 Aberdeen Standard Capital, All rights reserved.

Copyright in the pages of this site, in the screens displaying the pages and in the information and material contained therein and their arrangement, is owned by Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited, or such other member of Standard Life Aberdeen group as Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited may direct, unless otherwise indicated.

Certain images used in the pages of this site are reproduced under licence.

"Aberdeen Standard Capital" and the "Aberdeen Standard Capital" logo are registered trademarks of Standard Life Employee Services Limited. Standard Life Employee Services Limited or such other members of Standard Life Aberdeen group as Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited may direct, may also claim trade mark and service mark rights in other marks contained within the pages of this site.

Reproduction of the pages of this site in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited or such other member of Standard Life Aberdeen group as Aberdeen Standard Capital Limited may direct, is strictly prohibited unless for private, non-commercial viewing purposes.

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6. E-mail and other electronic communication

Please note that there is no guarantee that any electronic communication sent will be received by us, or that the contents of any such electronic communication will remain private or unaltered during transmission. If you have any such concerns you may prefer to telephone or write to us instead. We accept no liability for any damages you or others may suffer as a result of the alteration or loss of confidentiality of such information.

We filter, monitor and retain electronic communications to protect our systems and keep them running smoothly, and to comply with regulation and good business practice.

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7. Computer misuse

We recommend that you employ reasonable virus detection and protection measures when accessing the pages of this site. We will not be liable for any loss or damage resulting from any attack by a third party on our systems or for any computer virus or other malicious or technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this site

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8. Downloads

Any software, multimedia files, photographs, reports and other documents are downloaded at your own risk. We do not warrant the suitability of any such downloads and accept no liability for any problems with your computer that may arise as a result. If you are in any doubt as to the suitability of any such downloads for your computer, it is recommended that you obtain specialist advice before downloading.

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9. Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), established under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, has been set up to provide protection to consumers if authorised financial services firms are unable, or likely to be unable, to meet claims against them. Accordingly you may be entitled to compensation from the FSCS if such a firm cannot meet its obligations, depending on the type of business and the circumstances of the claim. For further information on the compensation available under the FSCS please check their website www.fscs.org.uk or call the FSCS on 0800 678 1100. Please note only compensation queries should be directed to the FSCS.

If you have any further questions, you can speak to your financial adviser or contact us directly. You can also find more information at www.standardlife.co.uk/investor-protection.

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10. Governing Law

The terms of this Notice and the use of the pages of this site shall be governed by the laws of Scotland unless otherwise stated, and the Scottish courts shall have on-exclusive jurisdiction in the event of a dispute.

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11. Our Social Media terms and conditions

Our “Social Media Platforms” include Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and other social media platforms we make available.

Social media sites, including but not limited to, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn are public domain. We are not responsible for and do not endorse the content posted by other users of these sites.

General Social Media considerations

  • For your own security, we ask that you do not include personal or account information, including log in details, in any content you post, comment or message you send on our Social Media Platforms.
  • We are not responsible for the terms of use or privacy or security policies of any of our Social Media Platforms or any external third party site that may be linked to them and you use these at your own risk.
  • Please ensure that contributions to our Social Media Platforms are relevant and topical. We reserve the right to block any user or follower of our Social Media Platforms who posts or reposts content that we deem inappropriate or offensive or which constitutes a testimonial, advice, recommendation, or advertisement for securities, products, or services or is promotional in nature. We also reserve the right to block users or followers whose own social media platforms contain offensive or inappropriate content or serve as promotional sites.
  • Any opinions expressed by users on our Social Media Platforms are those of the persons submitting the opinion and don't necessarily represent our views.

No Offer

Nothing contained on any of our Social Media Platforms constitutes an offer, solicitation or recommendation regarding any investment management product or service, or the offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any security. All content is subject to applicable statutes and regulations.

Not all investment management products or services are available in all jurisdictions. Any potential investor should satisfy themselves that a product or service is permissible under the rules and regulations of his or her jurisdiction.

All investments are subject to risk, including the possible loss of money you invest.

No advice

The information posted to our Social Media Platforms by us represents our current opinions and such opinions are subject to change without notice. These posts have been provided for information purposes only and should not be considered as investment advice or a recommendation of any particular service, security, investment strategy or investment product. Please consult a qualified professional for this type of advice. Please refer to offering documents for further information concerning specific products.

Information provided or referred to by us on our Social Media Platforms may contain statements of future expectations and other forward-looking statements that are based on our current views and assumptions and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results, performance or events to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such statements. In addition to statements which are forward-looking by reason of context, the words “may, will, should, expects, plans, intends, anticipates, believes, estimates, predicts, potential, or continue” and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements.

Geographic exclusion

We communicate to external audiences through our Social Media Platforms in a manner consistent with local regulatory requirements. Content on our Social Media Platforms is not directed to any person in any jurisdiction where (by reason of that person's nationality, residence or otherwise) the publication or availability of the content is prohibited. Persons in respect of whom such prohibitions apply should not access the content.

Canada and the United States: Local regulations restrict communications from registered advisers and dealers via social media outlets. As such, our social media communications regarding finance or investments generally, or any investment management product or service we provide does not originate from and is not intended for any audience within Canada or the United States.

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