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- may not address risks associated with investment in foreign currency denominated investments; and
- does not address Australian tax issues.

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ABOUT THIS SITE

This website is operated by Threadneedle ("Threadneedle" see below). Please ensure you have read and accept all sections of the important information before using this website. By using this website you are deemed to have read and unconditionally accepted the terms and conditions for use as set out below.

Nothing on this website or the web pages of any affiliate should be construed as an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to purchase any products where it would be illegal to do so.

Your privacy is important to Threadneedle. You should read our Privacy Statement and Cookies Policy to better understand how we use your personal information.

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Information on this website is directed at persons within Australia. This website is not intended for use by people who are outside Australia, in particular those in the United States. The information contained herein is not an invitation to subscribe for units or shares in any funds or products described.

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Information from this website must not be issued in any jurisdiction where prohibited by law and must not be used in any way that would be contrary to local law or regulation. Specifically, the products and services mentioned on this website must not be promoted in any jurisdiction where this would not be permitted nor must any information contained herein be directed at investors who are not permitted to invest in, distribute, market or otherwise offer (or be the recipients of materials or offers to do the same) the products mentioned on this website. Investors are required to previously inform themselves on the legal requirements, terms and conditions for the acquisition, distribution or commercialisation of such products.

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Any information on this site relating to tax and tax treatment should not be considered advice or a recommendation to any individual. The value to you of tax benefits will depend on your own circumstances, and tax rules may change in the future.

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We use all reasonable skill and care in compiling and maintaining the information contained on this website. However no warranty is given, express or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, timeliness or completeness of the information. No liability is assumed for any use, or misuse, of the information presented on this website. We take all reasonable steps to ensure the security of the website and your personal information however the nature of the internet is such that we cannot provide an absolute guarantee of security. See our Privacy Policy section for more information.

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We use every reasonable effort to maintain the availability of this website however we cannot guarantee this. This website may also change from time to time and we cannot guarantee the continuation of the information provided through it.

We make no representation as to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or suitability of any information contained or linked to on this site that is provided by third parties. We will not review or update such information on an ongoing basis and caution you that any use made of such information is at your own risk. Some of the information contained on this website may also have been prepared or provided by third parties and may not have been verified by us. We hereby excludes any liability arising out of any preparation or provision of such information for this website and make no warranty as to the accuracy, suitability or completeness of any such information.

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COMPANY INFORMATION

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The company within the Threadneedle group that contribute to and responsible for content on this website is:

Threadneedle International Limited

Registered in England and Wales, Registered No. 2283244 Registered Office: Cannon Place, 78 Cannon Street, London, EC4N 6AG, United Kingdom, authorised and regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Threadneedle International Limited is exempt from the requirement to hold an Australian financial services licence under the Corporations Act in respect of the financial services it provides. Threadneedle International Limited has its registered office in Australia at Level 35, Riverside Centre, 123 Eagle Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia.

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