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Legal Terms and Conditions

Legal Terms and Conditions

State Street Southern Africa (Pty) Limited, State Street Global Advisors Limited, State Street Bank & Trust Company, State Street Bank Europe Limited and State Street Global Markets International Limited, are Licensed Financial Services Providers authorised by the South African Financial Services Board in terms of the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act 37 of 2002.

State Street is required to have a complaints process and complaints can be directed to Any complaints that cannot be satisfactorily resolved by the provider may be referred to the Office of the Ombud for Financial Services Providers in accordance with section 26 of the Act read with the applicable provisions of the Rules on Proceedings of the Office of the Ombud for Financial Services Providers in Board Notice 81 of 2003.

To read our Conflict of Interest Management Policy under the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Service (FAIS) Act, please click here.


The website is intended for the user's own use in reviewing information available here about State Street Corporation and its affiliates ("State Street"). By accessing this website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions that appear herein. These terms and conditions are subject to change. State Street reserves the right to modify these terms and conditions, which it may do by posting changes to the website. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, please do not access the website.

Copyright Notice and Policy

The contents of this website are protected by applicable copyright laws. No permission is granted to copy, distribute, or modify any material herein or to post any text, graphics, video, audio or other material hereto.

Web Content and Materials

The information on this website is for informational purposes only and is subject to change without notice. Products and services described in this website may not be suitable for all users The contents hereof do not constitute an offer or a solicitation to buy or sell any financial instrument, product or service FURTHERMORE, THE CONTENTS HEREOF ARE NOT INTENDED FOR ACCESS BY, DISTRIBUTION TO, OR USE BY, ANY PERSON OR ENTITY IN ANY JURISDICTION OR COUNTRY WHERE SUCH ACCESS, DISTRIBUTION OF USE WOULD BE CONTRARY TO LOCAL LAW OR REGULATION. Not all products and services mentioned in this website are available in all jurisdictions.

Certain portions or pages of this website are subject to additional disclosures and disclaimers. In the event of a conflict between those disclosures and disclaimers and these terms and conditions, the additional disclosures and disclaimers will govern for such portions and pages.

No Obligation

State Street makes no representation (either express or implied) that the information and opinions expressed on this website are accurate, complete or up to date. The information on the website is for informational purposes only and is subject to change without notice. Nothing contained on the website constitutes financial, legal, tax or other advice, nor should any investment or other decision be made based solely on the content of the website.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

The information and content on the website are provided on an "as is", "as available" basis. State Street makes no representation about the suitability of the content of the website. State Street disclaims any warranties and representations with regard to content, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement of third party rights, and freedom from viruses or other contamination.

In no event shall State Street be liable for any consequential, incidental, special, punitive or exemplary damages arising out of any use of or inability to use the website, regardless of whether State Street has been apprised of the likelihood of such damages occurring and regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, warranty, tort (including negligence), strict, liability or otherwise.

Third-Party Links

State Street may provide a link to other sites through this website. State Street does not control any third-party site and makes no representations concerning the content of any such site and expressly disclaims any liability with respect thereto.

Governing Law

The user’s access to and use of this website, and these terms and conditions including the limitation of liability, are governed by the laws of South Africa, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law.


Authorised License Numbers:

FSP no 42670 - State Street Global Advisors Limited

FSP no 42671 - State Street Bank & Trust Company

FSP no 42823 - State Street Bank Europe Limited

FSP no 42838 - State Street Global Markets International Limited

FSP no 42699 - State Street Southern Africa (Pty) Limited