Terms of Use

NOTICE

Please carefully read these Terms and Conditions of Use (these "Terms"). Your access to 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.

This website is owned and operated by Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd. (Company Registration Number: 200007692R) (defined herein as "Western Asset Singapore," "us," or "we"), registered office is located at 1 George Street, #23-01, Singapore 049145. Western Asset Singapore holds a capital markets services license with and regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore ("MAS") under the Securities and Futures Act (Cap. 289) under CMS100014-4. Western Asset Singapore is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Legg Mason, Inc. ("Legg Mason"), a U.S. based financial services holding company.

By accessing this website and other sites through links provided by us, you agree to these Terms, our Privacy Policy, as well as other terms or conditions or disclaimers contained on this website. We may in our sole discretion change or modify the content of this website, including these Terms and our Privacy Policy without notice. Any subsequent access to, or use by you of this website will also be subject to these Terms. 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. Western Asset Singapore expressly reserves the right to monitor any use of this website.

INTENDED AUDIENCE

The information on this website and the products and services referred to in it are available only to residents of Singapore who are not retail clients as defined in section 274 and 275 of the Securities and Futures Act (Cap. 289) and may acquire those products and services as a wholesale client under the Securities and Futures Act (hereinafter "Institutional Investors"). The information provided on this website is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation, or which would subject Western Asset Singapore or its affiliates to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Furthermore, there is no intention to offer or sell products or services referred to on this website in countries or jurisdictions where such offer or sale would be unlawful under the relevant domestic law. All investors accessing this website do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws and regulations. If you access this website from a location outside of Singapore, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. This website is not directed to any person who is not an Institutional Investor or who is in any jurisdiction where the publication or availability of the website is prohibited, by reason of that person's nationality, residence or otherwise. Persons under these restrictions who are not Institutional Investors must not access this website. By proceeding you are representing and warranting that you are either a resident in Singapore and an Institutional Investor or the applicable laws and regulations of your jurisdiction allow you to access the information herein.

NO OFFER OR ADVICE

The contents on this website are for information only and without consideration given to specific investment objective, financial situation and particular needs of any specific person. This website does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any security that may be referenced on or through this website. Nor does this website constitute an offering or recommendation by Western Asset Singapore or any of its affiliates of any security, investment management service, or advisory service. Western Asset Singapore does not provide investment advice, tax advice, or legal advice through this website, and you agree that this website will not be used by you for such purposes. Western Asset Singapore does not represent that the securities, products, or services discussed on, or accessible through, this website are suitable for any particular investor. You acknowledge that your requests for information are unsolicited, and the provision of any information through this website shall not constitute or be considered investment advice, or an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy any security.

THIRD PARTY CONTENT

Through this website, you may have access to information relating to securities and the securities markets ("Market Data"). Western Asset Singapore may obtain this Market Data from third parties who are independent of Western Asset Singapore. Even though the sources of the Market Data provided on this website are believed to be reliable, Western Asset Singapore is not responsible for, and makes no warranty with respect to the contents, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, suitability, or reliability of the Market Data. The Market Data that may be provided is not a complete summary or statement of all available information or data. WESTERN ASSET SINGAPORE MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH RESPECT TO THE MARKET DATA.

Any Market Data and other information accessible through this website is for personal, non-commercial use. You agree not to reproduce, modify, sell, distribute, broadcast, publish, or use for any commercial or unlawful purpose any Market Data or other information you access through this website.

Any Market Data is provided "as is" and on an "as available" basis. Western Asset Singapore will not be responsible for lost profits, trading losses, or any other damages resulting from inaccurate, defective, or unavailable Market Data or other information. Western Asset Singapore is not obligated to update or to continue to offer Market Data or other information accessible through this website.

USE OF SECURE PART OF WEBSITE ("THE SECURE WEBSITE")

Users of the Secure Website ("User") will be able to access information, which will be controlled by a Personal Identifier and Password. This is to allow us to implement measures to preserve the security of this information.

Use of the Secure Website is subject to specific terms and conditions in addition to the general terms and conditions set out in these Terms. By accessing the Secure Website you are deemed to have read, understood and agreed to the following terms and conditions:

  1. I acknowledge that I have read these Terms and the Privacy Policy;
  2. I agree not to disclose my Personal Identifier and Password to any other person and notify you immediately of any unauthorised access to, or use of my Personal Identifier and Password.
  3. I agree to be responsible for the use by others of my Personal Identifier and Password.
  4. I acknowledge that information in the Secure Website relating to me or my clients (where relevant) will be disclosed to any User using a valid Personal Identifier and Password whether or not such use is authorised by me. Once access is granted, all actions will be deemed to be made by me.
  5. I warrant that any information entered by me using my Personal Identifier and Password is accurate.
  6. I acknowledge that my access to the Secure Website may be revoked by Western Asset Singapore or any of its affiliates at any time without notice.
  7. I agree to indemnify Western Asset Singapore and its affiliates and all other Users of the Secure Website against any claim, loss, cost, damage, action or expense which Western Asset Singapore, or any other User of the Secure Website may experience arising from:
    (a) my use of the Secure Website,
    (b) my failure to keep my Password confidential, and
    (c) the use of the Secure Website by any other person on my behalf.
USE OF E-MAIL

The security of electronic mail sent through the Internet is not guaranteed. Do not send sensitive or confidential information to us via electronic mail. Delivery, and timely delivery, of electronic mail is also not guaranteed. Western Asset Singapore therefore recommends that you do not send time-sensitive or action-oriented messages to us via electronic mail. Such requests, orders, or instructions will not be processed until Western Asset Singapore can confirm your instructions or obtain appropriate written documentation where necessary.

Western Asset Singapore shall not be under any obligation whatsoever, express or implied, to reply to unsolicited correspondences, communications or email or to acknowledge receipt of the same.

DISCLAIMERS

Western Asset Singapore does not warrant this website (including the Market Data or other information that may be accessible on or through this website) for any particular purpose. It is provided "as is" and on an "as available" basis. Western Asset disclaims, to the fullest extent of the law, any warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, as to any matter relating to this website, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Use of this website is at your own risk.

Western Asset Singapore and its affiliates and any of their directors, officers, or employees will not be liable or have any responsibility of any kind for any loss or damage that you incur arising from or in connection with:

  1. any delay, termination, failure, defect, or interruption in the transmission of this website or any Market Data;
  2. any inaccuracy, error, omission, unavailability, or incompleteness in the transmission of this website or any information from the website including without limitation any Market Data;
  3. any termination or interruption of your access to this website;
  4. your reliance on or use of this website or any information from the website including without limitation any Market Data;
  5. any e-mail requests, orders, or instructions you send, or the interception by third parties of any requests, orders, or instructions you send via e-mail;
  6. any act or omission of Western Asset Singapore or any of its affiliates in making this website or Market Data available to you; or
  7. any other cause relating to your access to or use of this website, whether or not the circumstances giving rise to such cause may have been within the control of Western Asset Singapore or any of its affiliates or within the control of any other party providing software or services support for this website.

Neither Western Asset Singapore nor any of its affiliates warrant that this website, or the functions contained in this website, will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this website, or the servers that make it available, are free from viruses or other harmful components. You assume the entire cost of any necessary servicing, repairing, or correcting of your property or operations as a result of using this website. You accept at your own risk that the Internet or other online communications medium may not perform as intended as a result of human, mechanical, or other error, despite the efforts of Western Asset Singapore, you, or any third party.

In no event will Western Asset Singapore or its affiliates or any of their directors, officers, or employees be liable to you for any direct, indirect, special, consequential, or incidental damages related in any way to your use of this website, even if: (a) such damages are reasonably foreseeable; or (b) Western Asset or any of its affiliates or any other party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Western Asset Singapore reserves the right to terminate your access to this website at any time for any reason.

PERFORMANCE FIGURES

All performance figures contained in this website are sourced from internal and other sources as appropriate. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. The value of investments and the income from them may go down as well as up and are not guaranteed.

LINKED WEBSITES

Western Asset Singapore and its affiliates are in no way responsible for the content of any website, owned or operated by a third party, that may be linked to this website via hyperlink, whether such hyperlink is provided by Western Asset Singapore, its affiliates or by a third party. Any hyperlinks to any other websites which are not issued by Western Asset Singapore or its affiliates are not an endorsement or verification of such websites and such websites should only be accessed at the user's own risks. In addition, Western Asset and its affiliates are in no way responsible for the content of any website to which this website may link. The information to which the user links is neither prepared nor maintained by Western Asset Singapore or its affiliates, and Western Asset Singapore and its affiliates have not and will not review or update the information contained in any linked website. Western Asset Singapore and its affiliates are not responsible for, and makes no warranty with respect to the contents, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, suitability, or reliability of the linked website. Use of any website hyperlinked to or from this website shall be at your own risk. It is up to the user to take precautions to ensure whatever the user select for their use is free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.

GOVERNING LAW AND SEVERABILITY

These Terms will be governed and construed under the laws of the Singapore without regard to its conflict of law principles, regardless of whether you reside in Singapore or transact business with us in Singapore or elsewhere. Nothing in these Terms creates any rights or protections that you are not already entitled to by law. If any part of these Terms is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be deemed modified as necessary to make it effective, and the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect.