The present terms and conditions were last updated on 31st of May 2018.
Your use of the Amundi website constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set forth below. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not go to the site, or access any page thereof.
In the present terms and conditions, the terms stated below refer to the following:
“site” or “website”: the research-center.amundi.com website;
Legal Information about the company
You are currently logged on to the international website of Amundi, a French société anonyme (public limited company) with capital of EUR 746,262,615 , having its registered office at 90, boulevard Pasteur, 75015 Paris, France, registered in the Paris Trade and Companies Register (RCS Paris) under Siren number 437 574 452. Amundi has been approved by the AMF as a portfolio management company under number GP 04000036.
The Director of Publications is Bernard de Wit, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Amundi.
The company hosting this site is PROGICA S.A.S. - 12 place des Etats-Unis, 92120 Montrouge - France.
For Information purpose only
The information contained in this website is not intended for distribution or use by any person or entity in a country or jurisdiction where such distribution or use would be contrary to legal and regulatory provisions, or which would require Amundi or its affiliated companies to comply with the registration procedures of said countries. Certain products or services may not be registered or authorised in all countries or available to all clients.
The data and information in this website is provided solely for information purposes. None of the information contained in this website constitutes an offer or solicitation by Amundi and/or its affiliated companies to provide investment advice or services, or to buy or sell financial instruments.
This website is not intended for or aimed at individuals who are subject to laws or regulations prohibiting the publication or access to the information contained in this website.
In all cases, persons who are subject to restrictions prohibiting the publication of or access to the information contained in this site are not permitted to access the information contained on this website and are encouraged to leave the site.
With regard to people who connect to the site as “professional” users, this term refers to potential investors who are deemed to have the quality of “professional clients” within the meaning of the European Directive 2004/39/EC of 21 April 2004 ("MIF"), as transposed in France by articles D533-11 of the Monetary and Financial Code and 314-4 et seq. of the General Regulations of the AMF.
More specifically, this site is not intended for use by residents or citizens of the United States of America or “US Persons” as defined by “Regulation S” of the Securities and Exchange Commission by virtue of the US Securities Act of 1933. The definition of “US Person” is provided below.
The term “US Person” refers to: (a) any natural person resident in the United States of America; (b) any partnership or corporation organised or registered under US regulations; (c) any estate (or “trust”) of which the executor or administrator is a US Person; (d) any trust of which one of the trustees is a “US Person”; (e) any agency or branch of a non-US entity located in the United States of America; (f) any non-discretionary account (other than an estate or trust) managed by a financial intermediary or any other representative authorised, incorporated or (in the case of a natural person) resident in the United States of America; (g) any discretionary account (other than an estate or trust) managed by a financial intermediary or any other representative authorised, incorporated or (in the case of a natural person) resident in the United States of America; and (h) any partnership or corporation, if it is (i) organised or incorporated under the laws of a country other than the United States of America and (ii) formed by a US Person principally for the purpose of investing in securities not registered under the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended, unless it is organised or registered and owned by “Accredited Investors” (as defined by “Rule 501 (a)” of the Act of 1933, as amended) other than natural persons, estates or trusts.
This restriction also applies to residents and citizens of the United States of America and to “US Persons” who might visit or have access to this website when travelling or residing outside the United States of America.
In addition, if you come from a country with a dedicated “Amundi” website, we invite you to log onto the respective country site.
You are solely responsible for the choice of your country of nationality or residence and for selecting your country site accordingly. By viewing your country site, you confirm that this choice is in compliance with all laws and regulations applicable in your country of nationality or residence or that it is made under your sole responsibility.
As a result of regulations against money laundering and other regulations, identification documentation is required when you make your investment.
Absence of guarantees
The data contained in this site are presented "as is" and at the date indicated. Amundi and its affiliates provide no guarantee, either express or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, or the full nature of the information provided in this site and expressly disclaim any guarantee as to the site’s suitability for a given purpose. Data are based on information that we consider reliable, but we do not guarantee that they are accurate, complete, valid or relevant and they should not be considered as such for any purpose whatsoever.
Personal data collection
When navigating this website, Internet users may notify to Amundi Asset Management not only the technical and browsing information cited in the Cookies policy, such as the type of browser, the IP address, the pages visited and the average time spent necessary for the administration of the Website, but also data of a personal character, necessary for the implementation of the services offered on this Website.
Personal data so collected may form the object of processing, pursuant to the Loi relative à l’informatique aux fichiers et aux libertés [French data protection act] of 6 January 1978 and the Règlement général sur la protection des données [General regulations on data protection] “RGPD” of 27 April 2016, under the conditions mentioned in each collection medium for the offered services.
Amundi Asset Management undertakes to retain data of a personal character for the duration necessary to the service for which they have been collected, a note of which appears on each data collection form.
Amundi Asset Management shall keep all personal information provided by Internet users via the Website confidential and this in accordance with laws and regulations currently in effect.
Data of a personal character so collected may be notified to subcontractors within the context of the operation of the Website or the execution of the subscribed service. They may also be transferred to a third party within the context of a legitimate ground, such as for the execution of a legal or regulatory obligation.
Internet users shall enjoy a right of access, rectification or objection to the date of a personal character concerning them. In the same way, Internet users may withdraw their consent to the subscribed service at any time. In order to assert this right, the Internet user should contact the website manager via e-mail to email@example.com or by letter to the following address: Amundi Asset Management – BSC / SEC / PCA – 90, boulevard Pasteur – 75730 PARIS Cedex 15.
Information may also be obtained from the Personal Data Manager of the Amundi group via e-mail address to firstname.lastname@example.org or register a complaint with the Supervisory Authority via letter to the Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL) [French National Data Protection Commission], at 3, Place de Fontenoy –TSA 80715 – 75334 Paris Cedex 07 or directly via its website: www.cnil.fr .
Cookies related information
What is a cookie?
1. Functionality cookies
These cookies are not indispensable for browsing our website but allow its functioning to be optimised and access to specific functionalities to be granted to Internet users.
They also allow the presentation of our website to be adapted to the display preferences for each terminal.
These cookies thus ensure fluid and tailored browsing.
Placing cookies on a terminal is the simplest and fastest way of personalising and improving the user experience.
These cookies are installed by Amundi Asset Management. They have a very short lifespan, in most cases, for the duration of the session and at most, for one year.
2. Audience measurement cookies (statistics)
These cookies collect information on how visitors use a website. For example, the number of visits, the most visited pages…
XITI, the statistical tool used by Amundi.com, generates a cookie with a unique identifier, the duration of conservation of which is limited to 13 months. We collect the IP address, in order to identify the city from which the Internet user is connecting. This is immediately anonymised after use. In this way, Amundi Asset Management or its affiliate Companies can no case trace a natural person by this route.
The collected data are retained by Amundi Asset Management for 6 months and are not transferred to third parties or used for other purposes.
How are cookies managed?
Internet users may choose to express and modify their desires regarding cookies at any time, using the means described below.
1. Configuration of your browser
- For Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=fr&hlrm=en
- For Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/fr-FR/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-Cookies
- For FireFox: http://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/cookies-informations-sites-enregistrent?redirectlocale=fr&redirectslug=G%C3%A9rer+les+cookies
- For Opéra: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/fr/cookies.html
Presence of hyperlinks
Links from site to site: the presence of hyperlinks on the site is intended solely to facilitate your navigation to the sites of other companies.
Amundi is not responsible for damages or losses caused by any delays, defects or omissions that may exist in the services, information or other content provided on the site, whether these be actual, alleged, consequential or punitive. Amundi provides no guarantees and makes no representations, and will not be responsible for any content delivered electronically by a third party, including with regard to the accuracy, object, quality or timeliness of any electronic content.
Amundi prohibits anyone from putting in place such a link without obtaining its prior and express authorisation.
Information may be temporarily stored in your computer's memory or on the hard drive (“cookies”). The user authorises Amundi to resort to this practice, which is intended solely to facilitate navigation of the Amundi site from the user's computer (such information may be read by Amundi during subsequent visits by the user to the website and includes the pages that the user has consulted, date and time of consultation, etc.). The user can, however, set their browser to prevent or refuse the installation of cookies, although this may prevent them from using certain features of the site.
Market data content
The data and information contained in this website may be provided by information providers pursuant to authorisations granted either to Amundi or to the CREDIT AGRICOLE group.
The information contained in this site is intended to inform you by presenting additional information to that contained in the appropriate documentation for the proposed investment.
A subscription must be based only on the appropriate documentation delivered to subscribers before subscription or available on request from all the agencies of Amundi’s partner networks or authorised distributors or on request to Amundi’s registered office.
Any deliberate misuse of an element of the Amundi website (including, without limitation, piracy, the introduction of viruses, site disturbance, excessive use or use contrary to applicable law) is expressly prohibited. Some of the information contained in the website is protected by a password that only professional investors to whom it was given by Amundi may use. Amundi reserves the right to withdraw your password and, at its discretion, to inform the legal authorities in case of deliberate misuse.
Amundi reserves the right to change or modify these terms and conditions subject to notification (including by e-mail or by posting a note on the website). Amundi may terminate your access at any time and without liability by sending you a notification by any means possible or if you have breached any of the above conditions.
Ownership of the site, copyrights and trademarks
Amundi holds copyrights on all work appearing in this site, including images, texts, iconographic representations and documents that may be downloaded from this website.
The reproduction or representation of all or part of this website, by any means whatsoever, is therefore strictly prohibited without the prior written consent of Amundi.
You may, however, download or print on paper pages and/or parts of the Amundi website, strictly for your personal use, provided that you do not delete the statements regarding copyrights or intellectual property rights.
The downloading or any other form of copying the software or the information provided on the Amundi website does not give you any rights with respect to the software or information and you may not reproduce (in whole or in part), transmit (by electronic or other means), modify or use this site for public purposes or other commercial purposes, or create links to the site, without the prior written consent of Amundi.
The name "Amundi" is a registered trademark of Amundi. You cannot reproduce, delete, reuse or modify in any way whatsoever the distinctive signs appearing on the pages of this website.
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In the event that one of the provisions of these terms and conditions of use is deemed unlawful, void or unenforceable, such provision shall be considered as severable from these terms and conditions of use without any effect on the validity or enforceability of the other provisions.
Your continued use of this website indicates that you have understood and accepted the terms, conditions and restrictions set out here, as well as the provisions of the terms and conditions of use of this website. You understand that (i) these terms and conditions apply whenever you access the Amundi website in the future, as do the limitation of liability provisions, warnings relating to risks and other information provided; and (ii) you guarantee that no other person will use your current login and password to access the Amundi website.
This website of Amundi and its content shall be governed by and construed in accordance with French law. Any dispute arising or relating thereto will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the French courts.