This website www.appiancapitaladvisory.com (website) is operated by Appian Capital Advisory LLP (Appian, we, us, our). We are registered in England and Wales under registration number OC365361 and have our registered office at 5th Floor, 45 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5JG. Our VAT number is 179 5374 59.
By using this website, you the user (you, user, client, customer), are deemed to have read, and accepted these terms and conditions in full.
The Appian website is intended solely to provide information about us and the work that we do. It gives potential clients an insight into our principles, our investment mandates (including the profile of companies we advise and investment in and the sectors we focus on), and our geographical reach. We do not offer any interactive services via this website.
If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.
CHANGES TO THESE TERMS AND OUR WEBSITE
We may revise these terms and conditions at any time by amending this page. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. By continuing to access our website once the revised terms and conditions have been posted, you agree to be bound by the revised terms and conditions.
We may update our website from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
ACCESSING OUR WEBSITE
Access to our website is not guaranteed. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity, including but not limited to money laundering, terrorism or any other type of illegal activity of any sort.
You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without Appian’s express written consent.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our website.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our website must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from us or our licensors.
If you print off, copy or download any part of our website in breach of these terms and conditions, your right to use our website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
LINKING TO OUR WEBSITE
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link to our website in any website that is not owned by you.
Our website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our website other than the home page.
We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
THIRD PARTY LINKS AND RESOURCES IN OUR WEBSITE
Where our website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources.
NO OFFERS AND NO RELIANCE
Nothing on the website should be considered as a recommendation by us, our shareholders, officers, employees, agents or advisers to any prospective purchaser and does not constitute an offer or invitation for the sale or purchase of any securities in any entity. The website shall not form the basis of, or be incorporated into, any contract.
The information contained in the website is provided “as is”, it is selective and is subject to updating, expansion, completion, revision, amendment and verification. It does not purport to contain all the information that a prospective investor may require when considering an investment. If any person is considering any investment they should conduct their own independent investigation and analysis and they are advised to seek their own professional advice on the legal, financial and taxation consequences of making such an investment. We have not independently verified any of the information contained on this website. The purpose of this website is not to give advice on investments and no information on the website shall be interpreted as a recommendation to make an investment.
Viewing the materials on the website may not be lawful in certain jurisdictions. In other jurisdictions, only certain categories of person may be allowed to view such materials. Any persons who wish to view these materials must first satisfy themselves that they are not subject to any local requirements that prohibit or restrict them from doing so.
Any forward looking statements published on our website should not be relied on as they are subject to many variables, risks and uncertainties. Appian may but is under no obligation to update or amend any information on the website due to current developments or otherwise. Equally statements about past performance should not be relied on to indicate potential future results. Where Appian uses information from third party sources on the website, it is not responsible for its accuracy, reliability or completeness.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
Nothing in these terms and conditions excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.
Nothing on this website excludes or restricts any duty or liability of Appian under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (as amended), FCA rules or any relevant (directly effective) European Union Regulation.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our website, or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, arising under or in connection with: (a) any use of, or inability to use, our website; or (b) any use of or reliance on any content displayed on our website including any information relating to transactions, investments or projects; in particular, we will not be liable for: (i) any indirect, special or consequential loss; or (ii) any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data. These limitations of liability apply even if a loss was foreseeable, or if Appian has been expressly advised of the potential loss.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our website or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our website. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
As a condition of your use of the website, you agree to indemnify and hold Appian harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, liability, costs and expenses (including, but not limited, to legal fees), as incurred, arising from your use of the website or related services or from your violation of these terms and conditions.
Save as expressly stated otherwise, a person who is not a party to these terms and conditions has no right to enforce any term of this agreement under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
If any provision of these terms and conditions is or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any jurisdiction in connection with its performance, such provision shall be deemed deleted to the minimum extent necessary in the relevant jurisdiction (which can include deleting only part of the relevant provision) and shall continue in full force and effect without deletion in jurisdictions where it is not invalid, illegal or unenforceable.
LAW AND JURISDICTION
If you are a consumer, please note that these terms and conditions, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction. However, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.
If you are a business, these terms and conditions, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.