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Legal Information and terms of use for www.axa-im.com website


Legal information

This website (hereinafter the "Website") is published by AXA Investment Managers Paris ("AXA IM"), a "société anonyme" incorporated under the laws of France; capital: 1.384 380 euros, registered with the Corporate and Trade Registry of Nanterre under number RCS Nanterre 353 534 506, having its registered office located at Tour Majunga - La Défense 9 - 6 place de la Pyramide - 92800 Puteaux, France.

AXA IM is authorized and regulated by the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (License number GP 92 08)

AXA IM can be contacted as follows:

  • by mail: Tour Majunga - La Défense 9 - 6, place de la Pyramide - 92800 Puteaux, France
  • by phone: +33 1 44 45 70 00
  • by e-mail: webmaster-COM@axa-im.com

Head of publication and Head of Redaction: Joseph PINTO, Global COO

The Website is hosted by AXA Group Solutions

  • World Trade Center, Almeda Park, Edificio 6, planta 2 - Plaza de la Pau, s/n - 08940 Cornellà de Llobregat - Spain
  • Tel: +34 902 01 30 12

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Terms of use

The purpose of this Website is to provide information about the asset management business and expertises of the AXA IM Group, a leading global asset manager with operating entities located in more than 20 countries (including AXA IM).

This Website also gives information on the AXA IM Group cross-border ranges of products and, in particular on  Luxembourg-domiciled products managed by AXA Funds Management S.A., a Portfolio Management Company authorized by the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) and on Irish-domiciled products organized under the form of a unit trust and managed by AXA Rosenberg Management Ireland Limited, a Portfolio Management Company authorized by the Central Bank of Ireland. 

Please note that for information on local investment products and services offered by the AXA IM Group, you must visit the following websites. WARNING: by clicking on the links below you will leave this Website and any information which you access will be the sole responsibility of the site visited.

To the extent that this website contains information about funds or securities, please note that the funds or securities referred to herein may not be registered nor available in your jurisdiction, and that the information provided is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer to buy or sell any investments, products or services and should not be considered as a solicitation or as investment, legal or tax advice. Please check the countries of registration with the asset manager, or on the website, where a fund registration map is available.

Germany: www.axa-im.de

Austria: www.axa-im.at

Belgium: www.axa-im.be

Spain: www.axa-im.es

France: www.axa-im.fr

Italy: www.axa-im.it

Luxembourg: www.axa-im.lu

Netherlands: www.axa-im.nl

United Kingdom: www.axa-im.co.uk

Switzerland: www.axa-im.ch

Portugal: www.axa-im.pt

Japan: www.axa-im.co.jp

Hong Kong: www.axa-im.com.hk

Australia: www.axa-im.com.au

Denmark: https://denmark.axa-im.se

Finland: https://finland.axa-im.se

Norway: https://norway.axa-im.se

United States: www.axa-im-usa.com

Mexico: www.axa-im.com.mx

Real Assets: realassets.axa-im.com

Eureka Real Assets: www.eureka-realassets.com

AXA REIM SGP: www.axa-reimsgp.fr

Please note that in any case, subscription shall be based solely on such relevant documentation to be provided to the subscribers prior to their investment.

Any funds and securities referred to in the Website (except for those appearing after redirection to www.axa-im-usa.com are not available for offer in the United States or to U.S. persons (as defined in Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933). If you are a U.S. person, please visit our USA website at www.axa-im-usa.com.

In any case, it is reminded that subscription shall be based solely on such relevant documentation to be provided to the subscribers prior to their investment. Likewise, it is recalled that past performance is not a guide to future performance.

Accepting the terms of use of the Website

These terms of use apply to your use of this Website and it is therefore important that you read them carefully.

Any person who accesses and uses this Website shall be deemed as agreeing to these terms of use, in the version in force at the time the site is used. If you have any questions on these terms of use, please contact us (see contact details above).

The use of certain sections of this Website may be subject to further special terms of use, which are indicated on the pages concerned. These special terms are an integral part of the terms of use of this Website.

When you use this Website, you also accept that such use and any information on the Website will be governed by French law and that any dispute arising out of or in connection with the use of this Website or the information on it will be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the French courts.


Information given for purely informative purposes

All data and information featured on this Website are provided by AXA IM for purely informative purposes. Such data and information do not represent, or be construed as representing, a solicitation, an offer, or a recommendation by AXA IM to buy or sell an investment or to take part in any other transaction. It cannot either be construed as an investment advice from AXA IM or any other affiliated companies and has no legal or contractual value.

Some sections of this Website contain information, studies, analyses and comments on investment strategies, financial markets, economic trends, etc. This information is aimed solely at professionals and is not aimed at individuals.

Information on this website has been obtained from reputable, reliable sources, but neither AXA IM nor any affiliated companies provide any warranties or guarantees over its accuracy.

More generally, despite the efforts made by AXA IM to gather and confirm all information, AXA IM cannot give any representation, warranty or undertaking of any nature, whether express or implied, as to the accuracy, up-to-date character, completeness or in general terms the quality or reliability of the information available on the Website. This information may be withdrawn or amended at any time without notice.

In this respect, you agree that AXA IM is not liable towards the user, so far as this is permitted under French law, for any direct or indirect consequences arising out of or in connection with the use of such information.


Personal data protection

Personal data protection and cookies – Use of cookies by AXA Investment Managers

This website uses cookies to collect certain anonymous information when you visit our website (such as to measure and analyse information with respect to visits to our website, and use of our social media sharing tool). By pursuing your navigation on the website, you accept the use and installation of these cookies. We allow third-party companies, including LinkedIn, AddThis and Google Analytics, to collect certain anonymous information when you visit our website. This non personally identifiable information is stored for up to 1 year. We use this information to increase the efficiency of our website. To that effect we use your IP-address (and possibly other comparable numbers which are exchanged between computers during regular internet use) to collect, among others, traffic data and data regarding your browser type and computer. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information during your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or a third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice, you can visit http://www.youronlinechoices.eu.

How do we use cookies?

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.
Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Personal Data (the "Data")

When consulting this website, AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) collects your Data, specifically your IP address and, where applicable, your first name, surname and email address via forms. AXA IM, as data controller, undertakes that the collection and handling of this Data for information or external communication purposes shall comply with legal and regulatory provisions.

All the Data collected will be processed confidentially by AXA IM in accordance with applicable laws and regulations by:

  • The authorised people of AXA IM's information and external communications department,
  • The authorised people of subsidiaries, partners and service providers of AXA IM Group in order that they may complete the tasks entrusted to them.

The international nature of AXA IM Group therefore implies that the communication of nominative information may involve the transfer of this information between countries that are not members of the European Economic Area (Area), with these countries applying different Data protection legislation to countries within the European Union.

AXA IM may also assign certain services to providers located outside the European Economic Area (Canada, Hong Kong) for the performance of limited IT services (IT support and maintenance for reading and entering data). A framework agreement shall define the performance and security conditions incumbent upon service providers and standard contractual clauses, as per the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which shall govern the transfer of Data to an AXA Group subsidiary in Hong Kong.

To ensure that personal data is protected, European Model Clauses and Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) are used in all agreements with AXA entities located outside the European Economic Area. You can obtain a copy of them by sending a request to the Global Data Protection Officer (DPO) of AXA IM at the following address: dataprivacy@axa-im.com or by clicking on the following link.  

AXA IM shall only keep your Data for the time period required to complete the operations for the reasons for which the Data was collected, and this in accordance with the legal regulations in force, i.e. for one year.

In accordance with applicable laws and regulations, you have the right to access, to rectify, to erase, to restrict the processing, to oppose on legitimate grounds relate to your personal data. You may exercise these rights by addressing an email to the Global DPO of AXA IM at the following address: dataprivacy@axa-im.com or by writing to the AXA IM Data Protection Department at the following address: AXA Investment Managers, Tour Majunga, La Défense 9,  6 place de la Pyramide, 92800 Puteaux.

You also have the right to give directives regarding the retention, deletion and communication of these personal data in the event of your death.

We take your request very seriously and we do our best to provide you with a satisfactory answer. If for any reason, we failed to respond to the above request, be informed that you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority.

Hypertext links/Use of links

No hypertext link to this Website may be set up without the prior written consent of AXA IM. This condition applies regardless of the type of link used.

AXA IM may authorise some links to exist between this Website and other third party sites that are beyond its control. By permitting such links however, AXA IM makes no representation as to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or suitability of the informationon the third party sites and does not accept any responsibility with regards to the content, services, products or materials offered on these sites.


Intellectual property/copyright and trademarks

This Website is protected by French laws and international agreements on intellectual property.

All intellectual and other property information contained in this Website shall continue to be held by the AXA IM Group and no rights of any kind in it shall pass to the users.

The reproduction, representation, distribution (by electronic or any other means), amendment, or use of all or part of the form or content of this Website, through any medium, for public or commercial use, is therefore strictly forbidden, unless AXA IM has given its prior written consent.

 You may however copy pages and/or sections of this Website for your own private use only, provided that you do not remove any copyright or other notices relating to intellectual property. None of these elements or information may be resold or redistributed in any way.

The name "AXA Investment Managers" and all associated logos are trademarks that have been registered by AXA IM or its affiliated companies. The reproduction, removal, reuse or modification in any way of the distinctive signs found on the pages of this Website is forbidden.


Non-liability of AXA IM for usage of the Website

Users are solely responsible for any consequences of access to this website and use of any content found herein.

As a consequence, neither AXA IM, nor any of its affiliates, directors, officers or employees can be held responsible for any direct or indirect damage arising out of or in connection with such access or use, in particular but not limited to any damage caused by the interruption, withdrawal or malfunctions of the Website, in particular in the event of maintenance or restoration of the servers, a technical fault of the servers, overloading of the network, a cut in the telephone line, error, negligence or fault of the internet access providers, of a third party or of clients, or an internet-borne virus.

In addition, users of this Website agree that the Internet is not a secure medium for communication of information and that AXA IM will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information made available through this Website.

 

May 2018