Terms of Use

Terms of Use

EURONEXT LEGAL NOTICES AND TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE FOLLOWING “TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE” WERE UPDATED ON 20 JUNE 2014.  PRIOR TO USING OUR WEBSITE  OR APPLICATION, WE ADVISE YOU TO CAREFULLY REVIEW ALL OF THE SECTIONS THAT APPEAR BELOW.

Acceptance of Terms and Conditions of Use

By accessing and using the web pages of Euronext available to the general public including any linked pages owned and operated by Euronext, or any successors thereof, or any application made available by Euronext for use on a tablet, mobile phone or other mobile device (individually and collectively, the “Euronext Website”) or any part of the Euronext Website, you acknowledge, accept and agree to be bound by all of our terms, conditions and privacy policies (including the Privacy Policy) described below and incorporated herein by reference or otherwise contained on or referenced in the Euronext Website (the “Terms of Use”).  If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you are not authorized to access and use the Euronext Website and should exit immediately.  You also acknowledge and agree that we may modify these Terms of Use at any time, in our sole discretion and that all modifications to these Terms of Use will be effective immediately upon our posting of the modifications on the Euronext Website and your acceptance of such modifications through the use of and/or access to the Euronext Website. You agree to review these Terms of Use each time you access the Euronext Website so that you are aware of any and all modifications made to these Terms of Use since your last visit and you agree that your use of the Euronext Website after the date on which such modifications are posted to the Euronext Website will constitute your acceptance of such modifications.

For the purpose of these Terms of Use, “Euronext” shall mean Euronext N.V. and all of its subsidiaries, affiliates and their officers, directors, employees and agents.

Regulatory Disclosure

The Euronext Website and all Content (as defined below) have been prepared for informational and/or educational purposes only without regard to any particular user’s investment objectives, financial situation or means. Neither Euronext, the Third Party Providers (as defined below), nor any of their respective affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents or licensors are soliciting any action based on information made available on the Euronext Website. Reliance upon any Content contained on or accessed in the Website is at your own risk.  Euronext does not warrant that the Euronext Website will be available at any time or from any particular location, will be secure, uninterrupted or error free, that defects or errors will be corrected, or that the Euronext Website is free of viruses or other potentially harmful components.

The Content on the Euronext Website is not to be construed as a recommendation or offer to buy or sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy or sell any security, financial product or instrument; or to participate in any particular trading strategy. Euronext does not make any recommendations regarding the merit of any company, security or other financial product or investment identified on the Euronext Website, nor does it make any recommendation regarding the purchase or sale of any such company, security, financial product or investment that may be described or referred to on the Euronext Website, nor endorse or sponsor any company identified on the Euronext Website.  Prior to the execution of a purchase or sale of any security or investment, you are advised to consult with your banker, financial advisor or other relevant professionals (e.g. legal, tax and/or accounting counsel).  None of Euronext, or Third Party Providers shall be liable for any investment decisions based upon or results obtained from the Content provided on the Euronext Website.  Nothing contained on the Euronext Website is intended to be, nor shall it be construed to be, legal, tax, accounting or investment advice.

The Euronext Website is not directed at or intended for publication or distribution to any person in any jurisdiction where doing so would result in contravention of any applicable laws or regulations. It is the responsibility of the individual user to consider his or her legal and regulatory position in the relevant jurisdiction, the risks associated with trading such securities or investments and to ensure that the use of the Content of the Euronext Website and the subsequent making of any investment does not contravene any such restrictions or applicable laws and regulations of any jurisdiction. Potential users of products or investments described on the Euronext Website (including those wishing to trade them or to offer and sell them to others) should familiarise themselves with the full contract specification of the security or investment concerned and any associated information, such as any applicable legal or regulatory provisions. Please seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific security, investment, index, report, opinion, advice or other Content.

Construction of Content

If not expressly defined in the Euronext Website, capitalized terms may have the meaning and interpretation ascribed to them in the applicable rules and procedures of the Euronext-operated exchange to which the capitalized term has particular reference.

Proprietary Rights

The Euronext Website, including but not limited to the text, content, Contributed Content (as defined below), all compilations of real time or other information, any software programs, tools, applications and/or code available on or through the Euronext Website and accompanying links, photographs, images, video, audio and graphics contained on the Euronext Website, the selection and arrangement of the aforementioned and the “look and feel” of the Euronext Website, (collectively “Content”), is protected by intellectual property laws, including but not limited to copyright, trademark and domain name proprietary rights (“Intellectual Property laws”). In using or accessing the Euronext Website or the Content, you acknowledge and agree to abide by all applicable Intellectual Property laws, as well as any additional notices or restrictions contained on the Euronext Website.  Unauthorized use of the Euronext Website and the Content and materials contained on or available through the Euronext Website or any linked Websites may violate applicable Intellectual Property laws or other laws. The trademarks displayed on the Euronext Website are registered trademarks of Euronext and various third parties.  You may not use the Euronext Website or any Content except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use.  Nothing contained on the Euronext Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any of the Content, trademarks, copyrights, or other proprietary material without the express written permission of Euronext or such other party as may own the proprietary rights therein and any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to Euronext or its Third Party Providers, as applicable.

All right, title and interest in and to the Content are owned, licensed or controlled by Euronext, its applicable affiliate, or the relevant third party (“Third Party Provider”) credited as the owner or lawful provider of the Content.

You acknowledge and agree that Euronext, its applicable affiliate, and/or the Third Party Provider, as relevant, shall own all right, title and interest in the Content and that nothing in these Terms of Use shall convey to you, as user of the Euronext Website, any rights of ownership or any other right, title or interest in the Content.

You further acknowledge and agree that, unless Euronext, its applicable affiliate, and/or the applicable Third Party Provider give you prior written permission, you will not sell, license, rent, modify, print, copy, reproduce, download, upload, transmit, distribute, disseminate, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, edit, adapt, compile or create derivative works from any Content or materials (including, without limitation, through framing or systematic retrieval to create collections, compilations, databases or directories) or otherwise transfer any of the Content to any third person (including, without limitation, others in your company or organization).  You agree not to decompile, reverse-engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes available through the Euronext Website and not to insert any code or product to manipulate the Content in any way that affects the user’s experience.  Except if we give you prior written permission, use of any Web browsers (other than generally available third-party browsers), engines, software, spiders, robots, avatars, agents, tools or other devices or mechanisms to navigate, search or determine the Euronext Website is strictly prohibited.  Requests for such permission regarding Euronext Content must be in writing and should be sent to–  Euronext, legal department, Copyright Agent Beursplein 5, 1012 JW Amsterdam or via e-mail to: copyrightpermissionsEurope@euronext.com.

You may print or download a single, unaltered, permanent copy or one temporary copy in a single computer’s memory of any Content for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all trademark, copyright and other proprietary notices.  Educational institutions may download and reproduce Content on the Euronext Website for distribution in the classroom solely for educational purposes.  Distribution outside the classroom or for other than solely educational purposes requires express written permission in accordance with the above provisions.  Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil penalties.  Certain Third Party Providers impose additional terms and conditions of use set forth elsewhere herein.  Your use of Content from those Third Party Providers is also subject to those terms and conditions of use and you forever hold Euronext harmless from any and all claims, obligations, and/or liability arising in connection with the use of any Content, materials and information provided by any Third Party Provider.

Content Submission

Some web pages or domains included in the Euronext Website may allow for you to submit to, or publish or display on, the Euronext Website or transmit to other Euronext Website users content (“Contributed Content”).  When you provide Contributed Content to the Euronext Website, you agree to do so on the following terms (“Contributed Content Guidelines”):

• You are solely responsible for any Contributed Content and other material that you submit to, or publish or display on the Euronext Website.

• You may not submit any Contributed Content or material that infringes, misappropriates or violates the intellectual property, privacy or other rights of any party or that is subject to any restrictions, or imposes any obligations, on the use or further distribution thereof.

• You may not provide any Contributed Content that falsely expresses or implies that such Contributed Content or material is sponsored or endorsed by Euronext.

• You may not provide any Contributed Content that is unlawful or that promotes or encourages illegal activity.

• You agree that you will only provide Contributed Content that you believe to be true, and you will not purposely provide any false or misleading information.

• You further agree that you will not post Contributed Content that: (i) is patently offensive to users of the Euronext Website; (ii) harasses or advocates harassment of another person or includes personal information about another person; (iii) involves the transmission of unsolicited mass mailing (i.e. “spamming”) or other forms of solicitation; (iv) promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive; (v) violates any applicable law or regulation; (vi) offers to sell or buy any security and/or any other financial instruments; (vii) is threatening, obscene, defamatory or libellous; (viii) is pornographic or sexually explicit in nature; and/or (ix) seeks or recommends providers of material that exploits people under the age of 18, or seeks or recommends providers that solicit personal information from anyone younger than 18 years old.

By posting Contributed Content on the Euronext Website, you agree to and hereby do grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, Euronext a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, unrestricted, royalty-free, fully paid-up, transferable license, with the right to sublicense, to use, copy, publicly perform, digitally perform, publicly display and distribute such Contributed Content, and to sell, modify, create derivative works from and/or to incorporate such Contributed Content into other works in any form, medium or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed, in each case, without compensation to you.  You agree to waive any moral rights that you may have to your Contributed Content.  You represent and warrant that none of your Contributed Content is subject to a confidentiality obligation.

Euronext may at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion, remove any post, block any access to the Euronext Website of, or take any other appropriate action against any person who violates these Terms of Use in general and the Contributed Content Guidelines in particular.

Trademarks

Euronext has registered the names of its most important markets, indices, products and services as trademarks in the European Union and other countries. These trademarks are important assets of Euronext. You may not register nor use a company name, statutory name, trade name, domain name or other name, indication or description, of which any of the registered trademarks owned by Euronext NV and its affiliates  forms part without the express written permission of Euronext.

A6®, A10®, A15®, A20®, A27®, AAX®, Accessability®, AEX®, AEX-College®, AEX-Index®, Alternext®, Amsterdam All Share Index®, Amsterdam Beurzen AEX®, Amsterdam Exchanges AEX®, Amsterdam Exchanges All-Share Index®, Amsterdam Exchanges Index®, Amsterdam Midkap-Index®, AMX®, AMX-Index®, Amsterdam Small Cap Index AScX®, AScX®, Amsterdam Stock Exchange®, Amsterdamse Effectenbeurs®, Amsterdam Exchange Experience®, AtomX®, AX1®, AX2®, AX4®, AX5®, BEL®, BEL 20®, BEL Mid®, BEL Small®, Beursdata®, Beursnet®, Beursplein 5®, Blue Ring®, Boletim de Cotaçöes Euronext®, Boletim Oficial de Cotaçöes by Euronext®, Bolsa de Valores de Lisboa®, Bourse de Paris®, Bourse Information®, Bours’Info®, BVL Geral®, BVL Sectoriais®, BVS Bolsa de Valores Sociais®, BXS Brussels Exchanges®, C21®, CAC®, CAC 40®, ClimateNext®, Dailies®, Dathis®, De Beursschool-L’Ecole de la Bourse®, E100®, EasyNext®, EnterNext®, EOE Optiebeurs®, Euro Next®, Euro NM®, Euro.DR®, Euro.DR Market®, Eurolist®, Eurolist Agefi®, Euronext®, Euronext “Pulse” logo, Euronext 100 Index®, Euronext BondMatch®, Euronext First European Bourse®, Euronext Group®, Euronext Invest Cup®, Euronext Market Data Redistributor®, Euronext Small & Midcap Expert®, Euronext Spring®, Euronext Value®, Euronext Vigeo®, Euronextlist®, Eurotop®, Eurotop 100 Index®, Fast Path®, Filebolsa®, FIM®, Histo Bourse®, IMC-Instituto Mercado de Capitais®, indexmotion®, Interbolsa®, Jornal da Bolsa®, LC 100 Index®, Le Club de la Bourse®, L’Ecole de la Bourse®, Low Carbon 100 Europe®, Market Acces Center Europe®, MATIF®, Mini®, Moderna Finança Livraria®, MONEP®, N100®, N150®, NEXT®, Next 150 Index®, NEXTe®, NextHistory®, NextQuote®, NextStat®, NextTrack®, NextWarrants®, Nouveau Marché®, Officiële Prijscourant®, OPC®, Optiq®, Point Bourse®, POS-Public Offers Service by Euronext Lisbon®, Prime Source®, PSI®, PSI 20®, PSI 20 Portuguese Stock Index®, PSI 20 TR Portuguese Stock Index TR Total Return®, SBF®, SBF 80®, SBF 120®, SBF 250®, SBF Bourse de Paris®, SBF Paris Bourse®, SBF-FCI®, SmartPool®, SourceNext®, STAMP Systeme de Transactions Automatisees du MONEP®, Tracker®, Tradecheck®, VAEX®, VBEL®, VCAC® and any other trademarks registered by Euronext are the intellectual property of Euronext N.V. and its subsidiaries.

Third Party Licences

The following trademarks are owned or co-owned by third parties.

FTSE® is a trade mark of the London Stock Exchange Group companies and is used by FTSE International Limited (“FTSE”) under licence. FTSEurofirst® is a jointly owned trademark of FTSE and Euronext. The FTSEurofirst Index Series are the proprietary interest of FTSE and Euronext. All rights in and to the FTSEurofirst Indices data vest in FTSE and Euronext jointly.

Euronext IEIF REIT Europe Index® and Euronext IEIF SIIC France Index® are jointly owned trademarks of Euronext Amsterdam N.V. and Institut l’Épargne Immobilière et Foncière (“IEIF”). All intellectual and other property rights to the indices, including the name, the composition and the calculation of the indices vest in Euronext and IEIF jointly.

OSEO® is a registered trademark of OSEO. The Alternext OSEO Innovation Index is the proprietary interest of Euronext. All intellectual and other property rights to the index, including the name, the composition and the calculation of the index vest in Euronext.

“UTP” is a trademark of IntercontinentalExchange Group, Inc. or its subsidiaries and is used by Euronext N.V. and its subsidiaries under licence.

The names of other companies and third party products may be the trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

Disclaimers of Warranty and Limitation of Liability

There may be delays, omissions, errors, or inaccuracies in the Content, and the Content is provided to you on an "as is" basis without warranties of any kind. Euronext, the Third Party Providers, and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and licensors cannot and do not make any representations and, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, hereby disclaim with respect to the Euronext Website and the content all express, implied and statutory warranties of any kind to you or any third party, including, but not limited to, representations and warranties regarding accuracy, timeliness, completeness, currentness, reliability, stability, readiness, non-infringement, merchantability, or fitness for any particular purpose, or any representations or warranties arising from usage or custom or trade or by operation of law. Euronext, the Third Party Providers, and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and licensors assume no responsibility for the consequences of any errors or omissions. Any material, information or content downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Euronext website is accessed at your own risk and discretion and you alone will be responsible for any damage or loss to you, including and not limited to your computer system, loss of data or loss or damage to any property or loss of data or loss of revenue that results from the download or use of such material.

Euronext does not control the content provided by third party providers and does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content.   You understand that by using the Euronext Website you may be exposed to Content provided by Third Party Providers that is offensive, indecent and/or objectionable.  Under no circumstances will Euronext be liable in any way for any Content provided by Third Party Providers, including any errors or omissions in any such content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any such Content.

In no event shall Euronext or any Third Party Provider or any of their respective affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents or licensors be liable to you or to anyone else for (i) any direct, special, incidental, indirect, punitive, consequential damages or any other loss or injury caused in whole or in part by contingencies beyond their control or any negligence, including any gross negligence, in procuring, providing compiling, interpreting, editing, writing, reporting, transmitting or delivering the Euronext Website or any Content thereon, or (ii) any claim arising out of or relating to the Euronext Website or any Content, including, but not limited to, any decision made or action taken by you in reliance upon such content, any delays, errors, omissions or interruptions in the delivery or transmission of Content, data and services available on the Euronext Website or any Website of a Third Party Provider, or (iii) any other aspect of the Euronext Website or any Website of a Third Party Provider, or (iv) for any types of damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

For the avoidance of doubt, nothing in the preceding three paragraphs shall limit or otherwise modify any of your liabilities or obligations, any restrictions on contributed content or any other provision set forth above in the section titled, “Content Submission”.

Use of Links

The Euronext Website contains links to certain Internet Websites developed, sponsored or maintained by third parties unaffiliated with Euronext.  Should you leave the Euronext Website via a link contained herein, the content you view therein is not provided or controlled by Euronext.  Euronext is not responsible for that content, nor has it developed, checked for accuracy or otherwise reviewed the content or privacy policy of any such third party Website.  By providing access to the linked Websites, neither Euronext nor its Third Party Providers are recommending, endorsing or sponsoring any aspect of those Websites, including the transmission of software, downloading or uploading of content, or any goods, services or securities available thereon.  Euronext makes no guarantees, representations or warranties as to, and shall have no liability for, any content delivered by any third party, including, without limitation, the non-infringement, accuracy, subject matter, quality or timeliness of any content, or the use of any personal information you provide to any such Website.  Euronext reserves the right in its sole discretion to discontinue links to any other Websites at any time and for any reason.  Euronext provides links to other Websites solely as a convenience to its users, and the inclusion of any link shall not create any liability for Euronext with respect to the third party or the third party’s Website or the content provided through such links.  Your use of such links is entirely at your own risk and responsibility.  Furthermore, you forever hold Euronext harmless from any and all claims, obligations and/or liability arising in connection with the use of any such links.

Euronext prohibits caching, unauthorized hypertext links by others to the Euronext Website and the framing of any Content available on its Euronext Website. Euronext reserves the right to disable any unauthorized links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other site reached by links to or from the Euronext Website.

Procedure for Making Copyright Infringement Claims

If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied and is accessible on the Euronext Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact Euronext, Legal Department, Copyright Agent, Beursplein 5, 1012 JW Amsterdam or e-mail to: copyrightpermissionEurope@euronext.com.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Monitoring of Euronext Website

You acknowledge and agree that, as a condition of your use of the Euronext Website, you will not use the site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use.  You may not use the Euronext Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair any Euronext server, or the network(s) connected to any Euronext server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Euronext Website.  You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Euronext Website or any services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Euronext server or to any of the services, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Euronext Website. Euronext reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to monitor any and all use of the Euronext Website.

Violations of these Terms of Use

Euronext reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of these Terms of Use, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to our site.

Laws and Applicable Jurisdiction

You acknowledge and agree that these Terms of Use are governed by and should be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Netherlands and in the event of any dispute arising in relation to these Terms of Use or any dispute arising in relation to the Euronext Website, whether in contract or in tort or otherwise, the competent courts of the Netherlands will have exclusive jurisdiction over such dispute.  The failure of Euronext to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

Terms and Conditions with respect to Third Party Suppliers

All information provided by Third Party Suppliers ("Information") is owned by or licensed to such Third Party Supplier. Except for downloading for viewing by you as expressly authorized by the respective owners and making one hard copy print of the downloaded Information viewed by you on an ad hoc basis and for personal use, the Information may not be reproduced, modified, transmitted or distributed without such owner's prior written consent and no user shall use any Information in or in connection with any business or commercial enterprise. The Third Party Providers provide the information "as is", without any warranties, express or implied or arising under custom or usage or trade or by operation of law. The Third Party Providers do not warrant the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, adequacy, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose of the information or provide a warranty against non-infringement and shall not be liable to you or to any third party with respect to any actual or alleged inaccuracy, untimeliness, incompleteness, inadequacy, unmerchantability or unfitness or arising from use of the information.

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