Terms & Conditions of Use
Last updated May 7, 2020

By accessing and using this website you agree to the following terms of use:

1. General
The website contains materials produced and maintained by Green Court Capital Management Limited, Green Court Capital Management Consulting (Shanghai) Company Limited, Green Court Capital Management Pte. Ltd. (collectively “Green Court Capital Management” or “Green Court”). Green Court Capital Management Limited is licensed by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (the “SFC”) to conduct Type 4 (Advising on Securities) and Type 9 (Asset Management) regulated activities. It is also registered as an investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and an adviser under the category of portfolio manager in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec. The license and registrations are not a recommendation or endorsement of Green Court Capital Management Limited nor does it guarantee the commercial merits or its performance. Where applicable, this website is for “professional investors” (as defined in the Securities and Futures Ordinance (Cap. 571 of the laws of Hong Kong) or the equivalent class of “professional investors” under the laws of the country or territory of such person only and is not for retail use. This website has not been approved by the SFC or any other global regulator.

2. No Offer
The information and descriptions contained in the website are not to be construed as an offering memorandum, advertisement or prospectus. Accordingly, the information is not intended to be a description of terms, exclusions and conditions applicable to any product or service. This website and any information or materials contained in it do not constitute a distribution, offer or solicitation of any kind to purchase or sell any product, security or instrument whatsoever nor should they be construed as providing any type of investment or other advice or recommendations by us, any of our affiliates or third parties to any person in any jurisdiction where such distribution, offer, solicitation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the laws of such jurisdiction.

3. No Investment, Legal or Tax Advice
This website does not constitute investment, legal or tax advice with respect to our products and services and it is important that you do not rely on its content when making an investment decision. The information on this website is general information only and does not take into account your individual objectives, financial situation or needs. No recommendation or advice is being given as to whether any investment or strategy referred to on this website is suitable for you. You should obtain relevant and specific professional advice before making any decision to enter into an investment transaction. Green Court Capital Management will not treat users of the website as its clients by virtue of them accessing it.

4. Accuracy of Information 
The information contained on this website (including any expression of opinion or forecast) has been obtained from, or is based on, sources believed by Green Court Capital Management to be reliable, but is not guaranteed as to its accuracy or completeness. Such information is provided without obligation on the part of Green Court Capital Management and its associated companies and on the understanding that any person who acts upon it or changes his investment position in reliance on it does so entirely at his own risk. Information posted on this website is current only as at the date it is first posted and may no longer be true or complete when viewed by you. All information contained on this website may be changed or amended without prior notice. No representation, warranty or undertaking is given as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this website by Green Court Capital Management or any of its associated companies and no liability is accepted by such persons for the accuracy or completeness of such information. In no event will Green Court Capital Management or any of its associated companies be liable to any person for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of any use of the information contained on this website, or on any other hyper-linked website, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, loss of programs or data on your equipment, or otherwise, even if Green Court Capital Management is expressly advised of the possibility or likelihood of such damages. You should be aware that the Internet is not a completely reliable transmission medium. Green Court Capital Management does not accept any liability for any data transmission errors such as data loss or damage or alteration of any kind, including, but not limited to any direct, indirect or consequential damage, arising out of the use of the products or services referred to herein.

5. Indemnity
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Green Court Capital Management, its affiliates and licensors, and the officers, partners, employees, and agents of Green Court Capital Management and its affiliates and licensors, from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, or expenses, including legal fees and costs, arising out of or in any way connected with your access to or use of this website

6. Personal Information Protection Statement
Changes to this statement
We reserve the right to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this statement at any time for any reason. We suggest that you review this statement periodically for changes. Any material changes will be highlighted in the updated statement as appropriate. You acknowledge that by accessing our website after we have posted changes to this statement, you are agreeing to the terms of the statement as modified.
Our commitment to privacy
Green Court Capital Management is committed to preserving your privacy and strictly adheres to applicable law which requires us to tell you how we collect, disclose, and protect your personal information including sensitive personal information (collectively, “personal information”). Where there is inconsistency between this statement and applicable law, we will apply the stronger protection. Please read this statement carefully to understand what we do.

Who is providing this statement
This notice is provided by Green Court Capital Management.

Types of personal information we collect
The types of personal information we collect and disclose depend on our relationship with you and may include, but is not limited to:
  • your name, occupation, telephone number(s), identification document number, contact information
  • your financial status, income, assets and transaction history
  • your education and/or employment history
  • your credit history and credit scores
When our relationship with you ceases, we may continue to use your information as described in this statement provided there is a business or legal purpose to do so.

Generally, we collect, update and use personal information for our everyday business purposes, which may include:
  • providing you with Green Court Capital Management product(s) or services
  • your employment with Green Court Capital Management
  • complying with our obligations under applicable law relating to the Green Court Capital Management product(s) or service or your employment with Green Court Capital Management (as the case may be)
  • meet our ongoing obligations to you in providing you with the Green Court Capital Management product(s) or service or as your employer (as the case may be)
  • processing your transactions
  • maintaining your account(s) or administering any facility you have with us
  • protecting against fraud
  • meeting obligations under applicable law, such as customer identification requirements relating to “know your client” (“KYC”) and/or anti-money laundering (“AML”)
  • responding to court orders and legal investigations
  • receiving reports from, or reporting to, credit bureaus
  • for any other purpose for which you have given specific consent
How we collect your personal information
We may collect your personal information when, for example, you
  • open an account or provide account information
  • become an employee of Green Court Capital Management
  • seek advice about your investments or give us your income information
  • give us your contact information
  • use our website
We may also collect your personal information from other sources, such as credit bureaus, affiliates or other third parties.

How we protect your personal information
To protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, we use security measures that comply with applicable law. These measures include computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.

We restrict access to your personal information to those personnel at Green Court Capital Management, and our service providers, who have a bona fide need for this information in order to perform their job responsibilities.

Although we use appropriate security measures once we have received your personal information, the transmission of information over the internet (including by email) is never completely secure. We endeavor to protect your personal information but we cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted to or by us.

You can sometimes access other organisations’ websites through links on our website. Please note that we are not responsible for the privacy standards and processes of those organisations and external websites.

What happens if you don’t allow us to collect your personal information
If you do not provide us with any requested personal information this may mean that we are unable to provide you with a product or service.

Who your personal information may be disclosed to
We may disclose your personal information to affiliates in order to meet our obligations to you and for other purposes as described above. We may also disclose your personal information for such purposes to other organizations, such as:
  • external service providers involved in our provision of products and services to you, such as mailing houses, professional advisers (such as our lawyers and compliance advisers), identity verification services
  • your agents, advisers or lawyers, in such circumstances where you have obtained a product or service from us through them or are otherwise dealing with us in any way through them
  • parties involved in markets and systems related to the products and services we provide to you, such as market operators and participants, counterparties, intermediaries and custodians
  • entities assisting us to maintain and improve our systems, products and services
  • entities to whom we are required or authorised by applicable law to disclose your personal information, such as government and regulatory bodies
Because our operations involve activities both within and outside the jurisdiction in which you have a relationship with Green Court Capital Management, some of these disclosures may be to entities that are overseas. It is not practicable to list every jurisdiction in which such recipients are located but it is likely that the places to which your information may be disclosed include Hong Kong, mainland China and Singapore.


How long will your personal information be retained
We will retain your personal information for as long as is necessary to satisfy the purpose for which it was collected or as required by relevant laws, whichever is the longer. We will cease to retain your personal information if there is no longer any business or legal purpose to do so.

How we use your personal information
We may collect, process and use your personal information manually or through automated means (such as through computers), provided always that we will collect, process and use your personal information by means which are lawful and fair in the circumstances.

What is our “cookies” policy
We may use “cookies” or other technology (collectively “cookies”) to collect and store information about your internet connection when you visit our website. Cookies or other technology help us to provide customized services and information. "Cookies" are small files placed on your hard drive. Each website that you visit can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser preferences allow it. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. Each browser is different, so check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to use certain features on our website. In addition, a number of companies offer utilities designed to help you visit websites anonymously.

Separately the "cookies" may track and record information of your activities on our website (including user's preference and behavior, navigation on the website, logged-on identity, etc.). When you are navigating our website, we may also have a record of your IP address.

Opt-out
If you would prefer not to accept cookies from us, you may set your browser accordingly. If you choose to disable cookies in your browser, you may not be able to access all pages on our website.

Access to personal information and other rights
You have certain rights under applicable laws and regulations including but not limited the right to request access to, erasure of, data portability of and correction of your personal information which we hold. Your access rights are subject to some exceptions allowed by applicable law. We will respond to your request in accordance with applicable law. If we deny your access request we will provide you with reasons for doing so. Please note that we may charge a fee for complying with your request if permitted by applicable laws and regulations.

We aim to keep your personal information held by us up-to-date. If you believe that the personal information we hold about you is incorrect, please let us know so we can correct this.

To exercise your rights with regards to your personal information, please contact our Data Protection Officer (details for whom are set out below).

How we will deal with a compliant?
If you believe your personal information has not been treated consistently with our legal obligations or that we have failed to comply with our legal obligations, please contact our Data Protection Officer (details for whom are set out below). You will receive an acknowledgement of receipt of your complaint from us as soon as reasonably practicable after we receive it.

We investigate all complaints and will respond to you as soon as reasonably practicable. We aim to resolve your complaint within a reasonable time in accordance with applicable laws and regulations after we receive your notice.

Contact
To exercise your rights to your personal information (for example, access or update your personal information) or to file a complaint regarding our handling of your personal information, please write to us at:

Green Court Capital Management Data Protection Officer
Suites 4007-4008, 40th Floor, One Exchange Square
8 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong

or via email:

legalandcompliance@greencourtcap.com

7.  Intellectual Property Rights
The entire contents of this website are subject to copyright with all rights reserved. You may download or print individual sections of the website for your personal use and information only provided that you are legally entitled to access the material and you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not reproduce (in whole or in part), transmit (by electronic means or otherwise), modify, link into or use for any public or commercial purpose the website without the prior written permission of Green Court Capital Management.

Nothing on this website should be construed as granting any license or right in relation to any of our trademarks or those of our affiliated companies or any third party.

8. Changes to the Website
Green Court Capital Management aim to update the website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to the website, or close it indefinitely. We may terminate your access to our website for any reason, without prior notice. You should check the website regularly for any changes. We may make changes to these terms of use at any time. You should check the website regularly to check these terms of use.

Electronic Communications Disclaimer
Please read the following carefully as it contains the conditions governing any electronic communications between you and Green Court Capital Management. By messaging with Green Court Capital Management, you agree to these terms and conditions of use. Green Court Capital Management may amend these terms and conditions at any time without notice. You should check this webpage from time to time to review the current terms and conditions because they are binding on you and, if applicable, your organization.

Unless otherwise specifically indicated, the contents of any electronic communication (including e-mail, instant message, text messaging, etc.) and its attachments are for informational purposes only, and should not be regarded as an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, futures, options, loans, investment products or other financial product or service, an official confirmation of any transaction, an official valuation, or an official statement of Green Court Capital Management. Attachments that are part of an electronic communication may have additional important disclosures and disclaimers, which you should read.

Electronic communications may contain privileged or confidential information, or may otherwise be protected by work product immunity or other legal rules. No confidentiality or privilege is waived or lost by any erroneously transmitted communication. Access, copying or re-use of information by non-intended or non-authorized recipients is prohibited. If you are not an intended recipient of an electronic communication, please notify the sender, delete it and do not read, act upon, print, disclose, copy, retain or redistribute any portion of such electronic communication. Electronic communications are not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any location where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation, or which would subject any Green Court Capital Management affiliate to any registration requirement within such location. Green Court Capital Management does not waive any intellectual property rights in any electronic communication.

Green Court Capital Management cannot provide absolute assurances that all electronic transmissions (sent or received) are secure, error free, not corrupted, complete or virus free and/or that they won't be lost, misdelivered, destroyed, delayed, or intercepted/decrypted by others. Therefore, Green Court Capital Management shall not be held liable for any error, omission and/or inaccuracy contained therein. Furthermore, Green Court Capital Management advises against sending sensitive or personally identifiable information via electronic communications and disclaims all liability regarding electronic communications (and the contents therein) if they are corrupted, lost, destroyed, delayed, incomplete, misdelivered, intercepted, decrypted or otherwise misappropriated by others.

Information in an electronic communication is subject to change without notice and unless otherwise indicated, the views expressed are the author's and may differ from those of others within Green Court Capital Management and the firm itself. The information represents a view as of the date of the electronic communication and is subject to change and/or withdrawal at any time without notice.

Any electronic communication that is conducted within or through Green Court Capital Management systems will be subject to being archived, monitored and produced to regulators and in litigation in accordance with Green Court Capital Management’s policy and local laws, rules and regulations. Electronic communications may be archived in countries other than the country in which you are located, and may be treated in accordance with the laws and regulations of the country of each individual included in the entire message chain.

The information in an electronic communication is not intended to replace a recipient's own internal business processes for evaluating proposed transactions. Recipients should seek financial advice regarding the appropriateness of investing in any securities referred to in an electronic communication and should understand that statements regarding future prospects of the instruments or the securities included in them may not be realized. There can be no assurance that the securities or other financial products or services mentioned in an electronic communication could be sold or bought at such prices by Green Court Capital Management on your behalf from other parties or market participants. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. Green Court Capital Management does not provide tax, accounting or regulatory advice.