Terms & Conditions

This Website

The website www.leggmason.com/en-nz.html (‘this website’) is owned and operated by Legg Mason Asset Management Australia Limited (ABN 76 004 835 849; AFSL 240827) ("Legg Mason Australia").
Terms of Use

Please read these Terms and Conditions of Use (these "Terms") carefully. Your access or use of this website signifies that you understand and agree to be bound by these Terms. If you do not agree to be bound by or comply with these Terms, do not access or use this website.

Legg Mason reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms at any time. We suggest that you check these Terms periodically for changes. They can be accessed from the link at the bottom of our website pages. Any changes, modifications, or additions to, or deletions from these Terms shall be effective upon posting on this website. If you use this website after we post changes to the Terms, you accept the Terms as changed. Legg Mason expressly reserves the right to monitor any use of this website.

 

No Warranties, Limitations of Liability

The information found on this website is believed to be accurate at the time of compilation and is provided by Legg Mason in good faith. However, the use of this website is at your sole risk. Neither Legg Mason nor any other company in the Legg Mason Inc group, nor the directors and officers of Legg Mason, make any representation or warranty as to the quality, accuracy, reliability, timeliness or completeness of material in this website or material in websites linked to this website. Except in so far as liability under any statute cannot be excluded, Legg Mason, its directors, employees and consultants do not accept any liability (whether arising in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise) of whatsoever nature including, without limitation, for any error or omission in the material, or for any loss or damage (whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise) suffered by the recipient of the information or any other person. 

You release, discharge and indemnify Legg Mason from and against liabilities suffered or incurred by you or by Legg Mason or any other company of the Legg Mason, Inc group (including, but not limited to, its directors, officers and employees) as a result of use of this website. 

Use of Content
The Content found on this website is available for informational purposes only. The posting of Content and access to this Site does not constitute, either explicitly or implicitly, any provision of services or products by Legg Mason or any of their respective affiliates. 
Intellectual property

All copyrights, trademarks, logos, service marks, trade names, or other intellectual property displayed on, or used in conjunction with, this website are proprietary to Neither Legg Mason nor any other company in the Legg Mason Inc group, unless otherwise noted. The content of this website is protected by applicable intellectual property law. Legg Mason reserves all rights with respect to intellectual property ownership of all material on this website and will enforce such rights to the full extent permissible by law. The material accessible on or through this website is accessible for personal browsing and printing purposes only. Users of this website may not otherwise:

  • copy, reproduce, modify, sell, republish, post, transmit, or distribute in any way material from this website without the express, written permission of Legg Mason;
  • use, copy, modify, or display any Legg Mason name, logo, text, or graphic image without Legg Mason's express, written permission;
  • display any of the pages, text, images, or other content of this website using "framing" technology without Legg Mason's express written permission;
  • modify or use the pages, text, images, or other content from this website for any purpose other than browsing or printing for personal, non-commercial use; or
  • take any action to create an impression of affiliation, sponsorship, or endorsement between any user and/or website and Legg Mason.

Transmission or use of any material in violation of these Terms, or any applicable law, rule or regulation (whether of New Zealand or other countries), or the rights of any third party is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to, copyrighted material, material which is defamatory, threatening, obscene, lewd and indecent, material protected by trademark, trade secret or patent laws, or material that results in an invasion of privacy.

General Information

No Offer or Advice
The information contained in this website should be used as general information only. It does not take into account the particular circumstances, investment objectives and needs for investment of any investor, or purport to be comprehensive or constitute investment advice and should not be relied upon as such. You should consult a financial adviser to help you form your own opinion of the information, and on whether the information is suitable for your individual needs and aims as an investor. You should consult appropriate professional advisers on any legal, stamp duty, taxation and accounting implications of making an investment.  
Privacy
We may as a result of your access to this website hold and process personal information obtained about you. However, Legg Mason is committed to maintaining the privacy of any personal data it holds about you, and does so in accordance with the Australian National Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1998 and the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993. Please read Legg Mason’s Privacy Policy to understand how your personal information will be treated when you use this website. 
Website Links
This website provides links to other websites operated by entities affiliated with the Legg Mason as well as links to websites of independent third parties. Those websites which fall into the second category are not affiliated with Legg Mason Australia in any way. Legg Mason does not control or endorse and is not responsible for the contents of these linked third party websites, and provides hyperlinks to other websites for your convenience only. Any information, opinions, representations or offers made in those linked third party websites are solely the responsibility of the third parties operating those websites and are not made by Legg Mason, which makes no representation or warranty as to accuracy or reliability of the information in those websites. 
Third Party Information and Materials
This website may provide information, articles and material that are written and prepared by people who are not employees or representatives of Legg Mason. Such material is provided for your interest and convenience only. The material will be clearly identified as the product of an independent third party. Legg Mason is not responsible for the contents or accuracy of this material, and the opinions expressed in the material should not be taken as recommendations or opinions of Legg Mason.
Jurisdiction of Law
The material on this website has been prepared for residents in New Zealand and Legg Mason makes no representation that it is appropriate or available for use at other locations outside New Zealand.