The Core Securities Company Limited
The information provided on the TCS Sites is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person in any jurisdiction where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation. The TCS Sites should not be considered as communicating any invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity or any offer to buy or sell any securities or other instruments outside Hong Kong.
The TCS Sites are intended only for your personal, non-commercial use, unless you and TCS have agreed otherwise in writing.
The TCS Sites are intended for users who are at least eighteen (18) years old. Persons under the age of eighteen (18) are not permitted to use or register for the TCS Sites.
Registration Information and Privacy
For your protection and the protection of other users and clients of the TCS Sites, TCS asks you not to share your registration information (including passwords, user names, screen names and any other security information) with any other person for the purpose of facilitating their access and unauthorized use of the services provided by TCS. If you do share this information with anyone, TCS will consider their activities to have been authorized by you. You alone are responsible for all transactions initiated, messages posted, statements made, or acts or omissions that occur within any services provided by TCS through the use of your Registration information.
Consent to User Agreement
The User Agreement, other online agreements and the TCS Sites include important disclosures and regulatory information that are associated with the services provided by TCS. From time to time, TCS may ask you to review other important disclosures or agreements about the services provided by TCS.
Consent to Electronic Records, Communications and Signatures
You agree to accept all communications from TCS regarding use of TCS’s services at the addresses you provide during Registration. Please promptly update any changes to your registration information with TCS. TCS is entitled to rely on the e-mail address and mail address that you last provided. You agree to waive all claims resulting from failure to receive communications because of changes in your e-mail or mail address. From time to time, TCS would like to send you information about our products and services. If you register with TCS, you are granting TCS permission to communicate with you by e-mail. You can opt not to receive such information from TCS in the future by following the instructions in any e-mail that TCS sends to you.
In connection with your evaluation of potential investments, your decision to invest and your monitoring of your investments made, you consent and agree to the use of electronic media and electronic transmission for the delivery and review of any and all applicable investment information, including without limitation mutual fund products and related information and updates, prospectuses, annual and interim financial reports or other materials or communications relating to such investment information.
You agree to be bound by any affirmation, assent, or agreement you transmit through the services you access by computer or other electronic device, including internet, telephonic and wireless devices, including but not limited to any consent you give to receive communications from TCS solely through electronic transmission. You agree that, when in the future you click on an “I agree,” “I consent”, “I accept” or other similarly worded “button” or entry field with your mouse, keystroke or other device, your agreement or consent will be legally binding and enforceable and is legally effective as your handwritten signature.
Revision and Relation to Other Agreements or Disclosures
TCS may revise the User Agreement at any time, and you agree to be bound by further revision. It is your responsibility to visit the TCS Sites periodically to review the most current terms and conditions. If you have additional account(s) with TCS, your client relationship with TCS is also governed by such account agreement(s). If there is any conflict between (1) the User Agreement and (2) your client agreement(s) with TCS, then your client agreement(s) will govern. TCS may also offer other services from time to time that are governed by different or additional terms and conditions. The services provided by TCS are subject to any disclosure or disclaimers found within the services provided by TCS.
Limited licence and restrictions on use
User information, data, content and licence grant
To use our services, you will need to register through the TCS Sites. When you register for and use our services, the information you provide to us during the registration and your use will help us in offering our services. You agree that you are solely responsible for all information, data, content, text, photographs, graphics, images, videos, messages, comments, quotations, files, documents, and any other materials that you submit, upload, post, e-mail, transmit, or otherwise make available via the TCS Sites (“User Content”). By submitting, uploading, posting, e-mailing, or transmitting User Content to the TCS Sites, you represent and warrant that either you own all right, title, and interest in and to the User Content or have express permission from the owner to copy and use such User Content for all purposes related to the TCS Sites. TCS does not control and is not responsible for the User Content uploaded via the TCS Sites, and TCS neither guarantees the accuracy, quality, or appropriateness of nor endorses any User Content submitted to the TCS Sites.
You agree not to use the TCS Sites to:
You grant TCS and its affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors, and vendors a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, fully-paid up, royalty-free, sublicensable, and transferable right and licence to use, store, modify, adapt, translate, publish, display, broadcast, perform, disclose, distribute, sell, reproduce, and create derivative works from any User Content, in whole or in part, in any medium or technology throughout the world, including any inventions, concepts, techniques, know-how, ideas, or expressions of ideas arising out of or based on the User Content, for any purpose in TCS’s sole discretion, without the requirement of any permission from or compensation or notice, and without liability, to you or any third party. TCS shall exclusively own all right, title, and interest in and to any derivative works or inventions created by or on behalf of TCS that incorporate or otherwise make use of any User Content, without the requirement of any permission from or compensation or notice, and without liability, to you or any third party.
You acknowledge that TCS and/or its vendors may or may not (but are not obligated to) monitor User Content, but that TCS shall have the right in its sole discretion to monitor, post, move, refuse, or remove any User Content, in whole or in part, for any reason whatsoever, without notice and without liability.
Certain parts of the TCS Sites may be protected by passwords or require a login. Further, for authentication purposes, certain features on the TCS Sites may require you to answer a designated security question. You agree to provide TCS with current, complete, and accurate information about you as prompted by the applicable registration process and agree to regularly update this information to maintain its completeness and accuracy. You agree to use the TCS Sites to access only those accounts on which you are authorized to act, and you agree to use your own user names, logins, passwords, and security questions and answers when accessing accounts on which you are authorized to act. You agree not to obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorized access to such parts of or features on the TCS Sites, or to any other protected Materials or information, through any means not intentionally made available to you by TCS.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any account information, user names, logins, passwords, and security questions and answers that you use to access any page or feature on the TCS Sites, and for logging off of your account and any protected areas of the TCS Sites. Further, you are fully responsible for all activities occurring under your accounts, user names, logins, passwords, and security questions and answers that result from your negligence, carelessness, misconduct, or failure to use or maintain appropriate security measures. If you become aware of any suspicious or unauthorized conduct concerning your accounts, user names, logins, passwords, or security questions and answers, you agree to contact TCS immediately. TCS will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this paragraph.
Products and services provided to you through the TCS Sites may involve the electronic transmission, including via any e-mail address you provide, of information that you may consider to be personal financial information or promotional and marketing materials, and you consent to such transmission.
Data, information, and content
The Materials on the TCS Sites are for information, education, and, as the case may be, certain commercial purposes only. Although TCS may provide data, information, and content relating to investment approaches and opportunities to buy or sell securities and/or mutual funds, you should not construe any such information or other content available through the TCS Sites as investment, legal or tax advice. You alone will bear the sole responsibility of evaluating the merits and risks associated with the use of any Materials on the TCS Sites before making any decisions based on such Materials. In exchange for using such Materials, you agree not to hold TCS or its third-party information providers liable for any possible claim for damages arising from any decision you make based on the Materials made available to you through the TCS Sites. By providing access to other websites, neither TCS nor any of its affiliates is recommending the purchase or sale of the securities issued by any company, nor are they endorsing services provided by any website’s sponsoring organization.
Agreement With Information Providers Regarding Market Data
The securities prices, quotations, research, ratings, news and other information provided on the TCS Sites are provided by third party sources that include, but are not limited to, the Bloomberg Finance L.P., Morningstar Asia Limited, Shenzhen Securities Information Co., Ltd., HKEX Information Services Limited, Nasdaq, Inc., and China Investment Information Services Limited. and their respective affiliates, agents and others, including persons or entities that act as data processors on behalf of the foregoing (collectively, “Information Providers”). By using the TCS Sites, you acknowledge and agree that:
(1) securities prices, quotations, research, ratings, news and other information received from Information Providers (“Market Data”) are solely for your individual use and you will not re-transmit, distribute, re-sell, re-license, reproduce, copy, publish, broadcast, port, route, store in databases or furnish Market Data to any other person or entity, except to other officers, partners or employees if you are an entity;
(2) the Market Data is and shall remain the property of the respective Information Providers or of the market on which a reported transaction took place or a reported quotation was entered;
(3) at any time, Information Providers may discontinue disseminating any category of Market Data, may change or eliminate any transmission method and may change transmission speeds or signal characteristics, and you shall not hold the Information Providers liable for any resulting liability, loss or damages that may arise therefrom;
(4) your agreements set forth herein and the disclaimers of warranty and disclaimers of liability set forth below are for the express benefit of the Information Providers as third party beneficiaries and they may enforce these provisions against you;
(5) no modifications of any Market Data shall be made;
(6) the accessible Market Data shall not be used in conjunction with any machine learning, neural network, deep learning, predictive analytics or other artificial intelligence computer or software program;
(7) in no event may the Market Data be used to create, or be used in conjunction with, a model, algorithm, or process that is designed to predict trades for or within an individual portfolio, fund or other investment vehicle;
(8) the use of crawlers, bots and spiders to programmatically search, extract or download Market Data is strictly prohibited; and
(9) the Market Data shall not be used as part of a general mailing or to create a competitive product or service.
Mobile Application Licence
Apple and Android Devices
Online Account Opening
To use the Online Account Opening client service, you must provide the required account opening information and submit such information for our account review. Should you need to leave the account opening process prior to completing, you authorize us to save your data so that you can come back and continue where you have left off. If you abandon the process, you will inform us, and we will delete your data. If we do not hear from you, we will hold your data for a reasonable period of time before we deem it to be abandoned. We will review, assess and verify your completed application to ensure that all information is correct. In the event that we accept your application, a member of our account opening team will contact you. In the event that we cannot accept your application, we will delete your data. You acknowledge that we may not accept your application if you reside in a country where our services are not available, including without limitation, the European Union.
Mobile Brokerage Service
To use the MySmartAdvisor mobile brokerage service, you must open a brokerage account with TCS (either online through the TCS Sites or by completing and submitting a paper application) and have an email address or a mobile phone or wireless device with internet access. You will also need to download the MySmartAdvisor mobile device application. There is no charge for using the MySmartAdvisor mobile brokerage service, but you may be charged access fees depending on your service plan and are subject to the standard fees associated with TCS brokerage transactions and stock quotations. Check with your mobile service provider for details on specific fees and charges. Additionally, current TCS online brokerage scheduled fees apply and are amended from time to time. See http://www.tcsec.com/ENHome/Payfor TCS brokerage transaction fees and quotation fees. You authorize us to automatically charge your account for all such fees reasonably incurred in connection with the MySmartAdvisor mobile brokerage service. In the future, we may add to or enhance the features of the MySmartAdvisor mobile brokerage application. By using such added or enhanced features, you agree to pay for them in accordance with the fee schedule.
MySmartAdvisor Mobile Brokerage Service Limitations.
The MySmartAdvisor mobile application is also subject to an end user license agreement which you will need to agree to in order to download and use the application.
Employee Stock Option Plan Portal
The Employee Stock Option Plan Portal (the “ESOP Portal”) is an online equity plan administration and support service.
Through the ESOP Portal, you may have access to various programs, software and web-based tools, and other materials now and in the future, including but not limited to reports, notifications and other publications (the “Relevant Materials”).
You may not use, download or copy any content on the ESOP Portal unless: (i) you use the content solely for personal, informational and non-commercial purposes; (ii) appropriate trademark and copyright symbol(s) are added/preserved on the Relevant Materials, as applicable; and (iii) no modifications are made to the content other than as provided for herein. These rights granted to you constitute a license and not a transfer of title. TCS reserves the right to revoke the authorization to view, download and print the content available on the ESOP Portal at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon written notice from TCS. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by TCS.
TCS recognizes your right to have access to and a copy of your personal information provided by you on the ESOP Portal and provides a means for you to obtain an export of such personal information through the ESOP Portal. Please contact: email@example.com additional information on how to obtain a copy of your personal information.
You agree that you will not access or use the ESOP Portal in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, impair, or otherwise result in unauthorized access to or interference with, the proper functioning of any TCS accounts, systems, or networks. For example, you may not use any software routines commonly known as robots, spiders, scrapers, or any other automated means, to access the ESOP Portal or any other TCS accounts, systems, or networks.
To the extent permitted by applicable law, the information contained in the Relevant Materials is the confidential proprietary information of TCS or its licensors or customers. You may not use, disclose, reproduce, transmit, or otherwise copy in any form or by any means the information contained in the Relevant Materials for any purpose, other than to support your authorized use of the ESOP Portal or other TCS products and/or cloud services, for which you have a current agreement, without the prior written permission of TCS. TCS will take reasonable measures to keep third parties from obtaining unauthorized access to service requests that you submit using the ESOP Portal; however, TCS does not guarantee that third parties will not have access to any information, comments, feedback, or materials that you submit to TCS through or in association with the ESOP Portal.
You expressly understand and agree that the data and information in relation to the services is provided by your company so that you shall take responsibility to negotiate with your company and bear the risks and any inadvertence, mistakes, errors and faults involved in the equity award new grant, grant registration and the signature of the grant agreement (including electronic signature), such as the wrong type of grant, the wrong grant price and the wrong grant amount (collectively, “Inadvertence”). TCS shall not be liable for any of the risks and of any Inadvertence.
YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING AND BACKING UP ALL INFORMATION, DATA, TEXT OR OTHER MATERIALS (COLLECTIVELY “CUSTOMER DATA”) AND SOFTWARE STORED ON YOUR DEVICE AND STORAGE MEDIA IN CONNECTION WTH YOUR USE OF THE ESOP PORTAL. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT TCS HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE AT ANY TIME FOR ANY LOSS OR CORRUPTION OF CUSTOMER DATA, SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE THAT MAY ARISE OUT OF THE ESOP PORTAL.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES CONTAINED IN THE ESOP PORTAL MAY BE OUT OF DATE OR INCLUDE OMISSIONS, INACCURACIES OR OTHER ERRORS. THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES CONTAINED IN THE ESOP PORTAL, INCLUDING THE RELEVANT MATERIALS, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTY. TCS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION IN THE RELEVANT MATERIALS IS UP TO DATE OR ERROR-FREE, NOR DOES IT PROVIDE ANY OTHER WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED IN LAW, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE RELEVANT MATERIALS ARE NOT A PROGRAM OR DOCUMENTATION UNDER THE TERMS OF YOUR AGREEMENT(S) WITH TCS.
IN NO EVENT SHALL TCS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT OR TORT, ARISING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, THE ESOP PORTAL OR ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEB SITE.
TCS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES OR UPDATES TO THE ESOP PORTAL, THE RELEVANT MATERIALS, AND/OR THE PRODUCTS OR PROGRAMS DESCRIBED IN THE ESOP PORTAL AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.
You could lose money by investing in a money market fund. Although the fund may seek to maintain stable net asset value or aim at capital preservation, it cannot guarantee it will do so, nor will be able to achieve its investment objectives. TCS and its affiliates, the fund’s sponsor, have no legal obligation to provide financial support to money market funds and you should not expect that the sponsor will provide financial support to the fund(s) at any time.
Before investing, consider the funds’ investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses. Contact TCS for a prospectus or, if available, a summary prospectus containing these information, and read it carefully.
Because of the global nature of the internet, you agree to comply with all local rules with respect to your account and your online conduct, including all laws, rules, codes, and regulations of the country in which you reside and the country from which you access the TCS Sites, including without limitation, all laws, rules, codes, regulations, decrees, acts, orders, directives, legislations, bills, and statutes pertaining to tax, contracts, intellectual property, securities, e-commerce, technology, computers, fraud, and privacy. In addition, you agree to comply with all applicable laws, rules, codes, and regulations regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Hong Kong.
Each investment product and service referred to on the TCS Sites is intended to be made available only to eligible investors. The TCS Sites will not be considered a solicitation for or offering of any investment product or service to any person in any jurisdiction where such solicitation or offering would be illegal.
Consent to data transfer
You hereby consent to TCS’s collection, use, processing, storage, transfer, and disclosure of all the information you provided to TCS and any other financial information in relation to your financial accounts to third parties, including relevant tax authorities or other government authorities, which may be located outside of the country of your residence.
Data and other materials appearing on the TCS Sites that are provided by third parties which are reasonably considered by TCS to be obtained from reliable sources, but TCS cannot guarantee and is not responsible for their accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or suitability for use. TCS is not responsible for, and does not prepare, edit, or endorse, the content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from any website owned or operated by a third party that is linked to the TCS Sites via hyperlink. The fact that TCS has provided a link to a third party’s website does not constitute an implicit or explicit endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or affiliation by TCS with respect to such website, its owners, providers, or services. You will use any such third-party content at your own risk and you agree that TCS is not liable for any loss or damage that you may suffer by using third-party websites or any content, advertising, products, or other materials in connection therewith.
Timeliness of content
All content on the TCS Sites is presented only as of the date published or indicated, and may be superseded by subsequent market events or for other reasons. In addition, you are responsible for setting the cache settings on your browser to ensure you are receiving the most recent data.
Management of TCS Sites
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
YOUR USE OF THE TCS SITES IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, TCS AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, AND ANY THIRD-PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDERS AND VENDORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ALL WARRANTIES REGARDING SECURITY, CURRENCY, CORRECTNESS, QUALITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY, PERFORMANCE, TIMELINESS, OR CONTINUED AVAILABILITY, WITH RESPECT TO (I) THE TCS SITES; (II) ANY MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE TCS SITES; (III) USE OF THE TCS SITES, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES; AND (IV) THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE TCS SITES, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES.
FURTHER, TCS AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, AND ANY THIRD-PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDERS AND VENDORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO ANY DELAYS OR ERRORS IN THE TRANSMISSION OR DELIVERY OF ANY MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE TCS SITES.
EXCEPT AS PROVIDED BY LAW, NEITHER TCS NOR ITS THIRD-PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDERS AND VENDORS HAS ANY RESPONSIBILITY TO MAINTAIN THE MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES OFFERED ON THE TCS SITES OR TO SUPPLY CORRECTIONS, UPDATES, OR RELEASES FOR THE SAME.
TO THE EXTENT ANY JURISDICTION DOES NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS, AND YOU MAY HAVE OTHER RIGHTS, WHICH VARY FROM JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION.
Liability and indemnity
ANY MATERIALS DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE TCS SITES ARE DONE AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR OTHER EQUIPMENT, OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM SUCH DOWNLOAD.
NEITHER TCS NOR ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, OR ANY THIRD-PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDERS AND VENDORS WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, INCOME, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, OR DAMAGES CAUSED BY THEFT, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, SYSTEMS FAILURE, OR COMMUNICATIONS LINE FAILURE, OR THE COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, CAUSED BY THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE TCS SITES, MATERIALS OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED HEREIN, OR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE TCS SITES, EVEN IF TCS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURSIDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. TO THE EXTENT THAT A JURISDICTION DOES NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AS SET FORTH HEREIN, THE LIABILITY OF TCS AND ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, AND ANY THIRD-PARTY INFORMATION PROVIDERS AND VENDORS IS LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability Regarding Information Providers and Market Data
THE MARKET DATA ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THE TCS SITES IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND THERE MAY BE DELAYS, OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN SUCH DATA. TCS, THE INFORMATION PROVIDERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES AND AGENTS CANNOT AND DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, SEQUENCE, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, TIMELINESS, MERCHANT-ABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THE MARKET DATA MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE TCS SITES AND HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY SUCH EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES. NEITHER TCS, THE INFORMATION PROVIDERS, NOR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES AND AGENTS SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY WHETHER OR NOT CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY THEIR NEGLIGENCE OR OMISSION IN PROCURING, COMPILING, INTERPRETING, EDITING, WRITING, REPORTING, OR DELIVERING ANY MARKET DATA THROUGH THE TCS SITES OR BY ANY FORCE MAJEURE OR ANY CAUSE BEYOND THEIR REASONABLE CONTROL. IN NO EVENT WILL TCS, THE INFORMATION PROVIDERS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE UPON SUCH MARKET DATA OR FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, TRADING LOSSES, DAMAGES RESULTING FROM INCONVENIENCE, OR LOSS OF USE OF THE TCS SITES, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
WITH RESPECT TO CHINA INVESTMENT INFORMATION SERVICES LIMITED, ITS HOLDING COMPANIES AND/OR ANY SUBSIDIARY OF SUCH HOLDING COMPANIES AND/OR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDER(S) ENDEAVOR TO ENSURE THE ACCURACY AND RELIABILITY OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BUT DO NOT GUARANTEE ITS SUITABILITY, AVAILABILITY, SERVICE LEVEL, TIMELINESS, ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY AND ACCEPT NO LIABILITY (WHETHER IN TORT OR CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE) FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM ANY INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, ERROR, DELAY, INACCURACIES OR OMISSIONS.
WITH RESPECT TO HKEX INFORMATION SERVICES LIMITED, ITS HOLDING COMPANIES AND/OR ANY SUBSIDIARY OF SUCH HOLDING COMPANIES AND/OR ITS THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDER(S) ENDEAVOR TO ENSURE THE ACCURACY AND RELIABILITY OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BUT DO NOT GUARANTEE ITS SUITABILITY, AVAILABILITY, SERVICE LEVEL, TIMELINESS, ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY AND ACCEPT NO LIABILITY (WHETHER IN TORT OR CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE) FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM ANY INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, ERROR, DELAY, INACCURACIES OR OMISSIONS.
Integration and severability
No offer, solicitation or recommendation of financial services or products
Making available information about products or services on the TCS Sites does not constitute an offer, solicitation or recommendation of any products or services provided by TCS or any member of TCS. The information provided on the TCS Sites is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person in any jurisdiction where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation. The TCS Sites shall not be considered as communicating (i) any invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity or (ii) any offer or solicitation to buy or sell any securities or other instruments or to buy insurance outside any jurisdiction where we are licensed or authorised to perform such activities (“Authorised Countries”).
Not all the products and services that you may view on or through the TCS Sites may be available in all geographical locations served by TCS. In accessing the TCS Sites and any information available through the TCS Sites, you are responsible for informing yourself of and observing fully the applicable laws and regulations of any relevant jurisdiction. TCS may decline to provide you with products and services solely based on your place of residence or your actual location.
Products or services you may view on or through the TCS Sites may not be registered or authorized by any central bank, governmental or regulatory authority in the Authorised Countries or in your place of residence or location. Accordingly, you may not be protected by the securities laws or other relevant laws and regulations of your place of residence or jurisdictions outside the Authorised Countries with respect to products or services you may view on or through the TCS Sites.
TCS does not represent that any securities, products or services you may view on or through the TCS Sites are suitable for you or any particular person. You acknowledge that:
Trademarks and copyright
TCS and other parties (as applicable) own the trademarks, trade names, logos and service marks (“Trademarks”) that are used or displayed on the TCS Sites. You are not allowed to use any Trademark used or displayed on the TCS Sites without our or such other parties’ prior written consent.
Materials on the TCS Sites are protected by copyright. You are not allowed to modify, reproduce, store in a retrieval system, transmit, copy or distribute these materials (or any part of them), or use them for creating derivative works or in any other way for commercial or public purposes without our prior written consent.
TCS respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that any material available on or through the TCS Sites infringes upon any copyright you own or control, please immediately notify us using the contact information (see “Contact Us” below) provided below (a “Notification”). Upon receipt of your Notification, TCS will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including without limitation and as the case may be, removal of the challenged content from the TCS Sites and providing a copy of your Notification to the person who posted or stored the material addressed in the Notification. Please be advised that pursuant to applicable law, you may be held liable for damages if you make material misrepresentations in a Notification. Thus, if you are not sure that material located on or linked to by the TCS Sites infringes your copyright, you should consider first contacting an attorney.
Whilst TCS has taken care in preparing the content and information contained on the TCS Sites, such content and information are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied. In particular, no warranty about non-infringement, security, accuracy, fitness for a purpose or absence of computer viruses is given in connection with such content and information.
Neither TCS itself nor any other member of TCS are responsible for the contents available on or the set-up of any other websites linked to the TCS Sites (“external websites”). Your access to and use of an external website is at your own risk and subject to any terms and conditions applicable to such access and use. By providing hyperlinks to an external website, TCS shall not be deemed to (i) endorse, recommend, approve, guarantee or introduce any third party or the services or products it provides on the external website, or (ii) have any form of cooperation with such third party and the external website. TCS is not a party to any contractual arrangement entered into between you and the provider of any external website unless TCS expressly specifies or agrees.
Email messages sent to TCS over the internet cannot be guaranteed to be completely secure. TCS is not responsible for any damages you incur if you send a message to TCS, or if TCS sends a message to you at your request, over the internet. TCS is not responsible in any way for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising from or in connection with the use of the TCS Sites.
Transmitting over the Internet
Due to the nature of the internet, messages and transactions may be subject to interruption, transmission blackout, delayed transmission or incorrect data transmission. TCS is not liable for malfunctions in communications facilities beyond our control that may affect the accuracy or timeliness of messages and transactions you send. TCS has a right to delay acting or refuse to act on an instruction if TCS is aware of or suspect a breach of security or other suspicious circumstances relating to the use of the TCS Sites.
Downloading and other security measures
TCS does not represent or confirm the following (or any of them):
You are solely responsible for the following:
TCS does not represent or confirm the accuracy, functionality and performance of any third party software that may be used in connection with the TCS Sites.
All notices or demands to or upon you shall be effective if either delivered personally, sent by courier, certified mail, by facsimile or email to the last-known correspondence, fax or email address provided by you to TCS, or by posting such notice or demand on an area of the applicable TCS Sites that is publicly accessible without a charge.
Applicable law and venue
In order to resolve a complaint regarding the TCS Sites or to receive further information regarding use of the TCS Sites, please contact us at:
The Core Securities Company Limited
Suite C, 20/F, Standard Chartered Bank Building, 4-4A Des Voeux Road Central
Central, Hong Kong
Attention: Complaints Officer / Compliance Department
The Core Securities Company Limited
The Core Securities Company Limited and all of its subsidiaries and affiliates (“we”, “us”, “our”, “The Core Group” including our successors and assigns) are committed to maintaining your Personal Information (as defined below) in accordance with the requirements of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Chapter 486 of the laws of Hong Kong) (“Ordinance”) and relevant laws and regulations. The privacy and security of your Personal Information is important to us, and we take all practical steps to ensure that your Personal Information is kept secure with us in compliance with the Ordinance and the applicable laws and regulations.
This Policy is specifically addressed to those who provide Personal Information to The Core Group or who visit or use The Core Group’s online or offline platforms, though websites, trading platforms, software applications (mobile or otherwise), social media sites, MySmartAdvisor or other user’s applications.
Please note that certain details of this Policy may depend on whether you deal with us through an investment professional, directly as an individual investor, or whether The Core Group provides services to your employer as plan administrator.
The Core Group is responsible for the Personal Information that we may collect in the manner discussed below. The Core Group includes its affiliates (the “TCG Entities”). Specifically, your Personal Information will be controlled by the TCG Entity that is providing services or communication to you. In some instances, your Personal Information will be controlled by more than one TCG Entity.
Collection of Personal Information
We may collect the Personal Information of clients and other individuals in connection with the purposes set out in this Policy. These clients, applicants and other individuals may include the following or any of them (collectively “you”, “your”):
If the Personal Information requested by us is not provided, we may be unable to provide (or continue to provide) products or services to you or to the relevant client or applicant related to you.
Personal Information may be:
Please note that if you elect to utilize our services, you are voluntarily providing your Personal Information to us. In most circumstances, we cannot take action without collecting and utilizing certain of your Personal Information because such Personal Information is required for processing your instructions or orders or providing you with access to our services or marketing materials. In most cases, it will be very difficult, if not impossible, for us to provide the services to you without the relevant Personal Information.
“Personal Information” in this Policy refers to:
If you are a participant under an employee stock option plan, the personal information your employer provided to us for setting up a MySmartAdvisor account, or provided to us from you when you set up the personal center, shall include employee ID, Chinese name, English name, middle name*, gender*, date of birth*, marital status*, identification document type, identification document number, nationality, whether an individual is in mainland China*, resident status, days of residence in mainland China*, job position*, department, office address, company email address, personal email address*, tax code, employee group name*, SEC144*, base currency*, job grade*, job code*, base benefits*, base house benefits*, address 1*, address 2*, zip code*, phone number*, fax number*, employment commencement date, departure date*, whether an individual has worked outside of mainland China*, date of entry*, date of departure*, brokerage account number*, MyCoreInfo user name*, social security number*, sub-area name*, default language*, bank account information, address and contact information (Items marked with “*” are optional).
If you are a user under Wealth Management, the personal information you provided to us via the online account opening (“OAO”) system, shall include facial information, identification document (we would automatically identify the family name (Chinese), given name (Chinese), gender, date of birth, date of expiry, ID number, issuance authority using the information displayed on the identification document), family name (English), given name (English), country of birth, education level, address proof, account type, contact information (home phone number, mobile phone number, e-mail address and residential address), employment status (name of employer, nature of business, position), mainland China bank debit card (bank name, account number, mainland China mobile number registered with the bank), notice of the foreign account tax compliance act, dividend policy, identity declaration-dependencies, terms and declaration, risk tolerance assessment, risk tolerance analysis, risk disclosure, and online signature collection.
The above information is collected for the purpose of registering your MySmartAdvisor account, setting up your personal homepage, binding your mobile phone number and email address to the account, and providing customer service to you.
The personal information provided and/or submitted to us while you are using the MySmartAdvisor system or automatically generated by the MySmartAdvisor system, shall include website browse record, application usage record, click record, time of visit, transaction record, log-in account, account status, order ID, date of order, date of transaction, date of settlement, currency, transaction amount, daily balance report.
The above information is collected for the purpose of providing customer service and executing order transactions for you.
During the online account opening process, when you are conducting identity authentication and verification, you may need to enable your device’s camera and allow access to the pictures of the device. We will collect your facial information and valid identity document and address proof, and will use them strictly within the authorization you granted to ensure the safety of your account and transactions. If you don’t wish to provide such information or refuse to grant such authorization, you may fail to complete online account opening process, thus unable to use the corresponding services and functions provided by us.
Pursuant to relevant laws and regulations, we may legitimately collect your Personal Information without your prior authorization or consent under the following circumstances:
Use and Transmit of Personal Information
We may use Personal Information for the following purposes (which may vary depending on the nature of your relationship with us) (the “Permitted Purposes”):
We may use Personal Information for the following purposes (which may vary depending on the nature of your relationship with us):
We will not transmit your Personal Information to any other corporation, organization or individual except：
Sharing and Disclosure of Personal Information
Personal Information held by us or a member of the TCG Entities will be kept confidential but we or a member of the TCG Entities may share Personal Information to the following parties or any of them (whether within or outside Hong Kong) for Permitted Purposes:
Such Personal Information may be shared in and to a place outside of Hong Kong.
You acknowledge and accept the risks that the information disclosed pursuant to this Policy may be subject to further disclosure by the recipient to other parties in accordance with the laws of the country in which the recipient is located. Such laws may be wider in scope and implemented under less restrictive terms than would otherwise be the case in Hong Kong due to difference in applicable laws and regulations.
You agree to allow The Core Group to disclose your Personal Information for the purposes and to those persons as set out in this Policy and to use such Personal Information pursuant to this Policy.
Pursuant to relevant laws, regulations, standards and policies, we may legitimately share and disclose your Personal Information without your prior consent under the following circumstances:
Please note that pursuant to applicable laws, if we adopt technical measures or other necessary measures to process the Personal Information, which would result in failing to identify an individual or restore the Personal Information, you will not be informed of the sharing, transfer and disclosure of such processed Personal Information and your consent is not required.
Use of Personal Information in Direct Marketing
We may share your Personal Information in the following circumstances:
Where you are a client, we intend to use your Personal Information in direct marketing and we require your consent (which includes an indication of no objection) for that purpose. Please note that:
the following products, services or information may be marketed:
the above products, services and subjects may be provided by or (in the case of donations and contributions) solicited by us and/or:
If you do not wish us to use or provide to other persons your Personal Information for use in direct marketing as described above, you may exercise your opt-out right by notifying us through the below contact information.
Customer Service Team
The Core Securities Company Limited
Address: Suite C, 20/F, Standard Chartered Bank Building, 4-4A Des Voeux Road Central, Central, Hong Kong
Phone: +852 3653 8888
Fax: +852 3653 8800
Provision of Another Person's Personal Information
If you provide Personal Information of another person to us (such as one of your directors or employees or someone with whom you have business dealings), you must ensure that you are entitled to disclose such Personal Information to us and that, without us taking any further steps, we may collect, use and disclose such Personal Information as described in this Policy. In particular, you must ensure that the individual concerned is given a copy of this Policy and is aware of the various matters detailed in this Policy, as those matters relate to that individual, including our identity, how to contact us, our purposes of collection, our Personal Information disclosure practices (including disclosure to overseas recipients), any right the individual may have to obtain access to the Personal Information and make complaints about the processing of the Personal Information and the relevant consequences if the Personal Information is not provided (such as our inability to provide services).
Personal Information Access Requests
You have the right:
In accordance with the provisions of the Ordinance, we have the right to charge a reasonable fee for the processing of any Personal Information access request.
If you have any queries, comments or suggestions regarding this Policy or the processing of the Personal Information, you may contact our Data Protection Officer:
Address: Suite C, 20/F, Standard Chartered Bank Building, 4-4A Des Voeux Road Central, Central, Hong Kong
Phone: +852 3653 8888
Fax: +852 3653 8800
Normally, we shall respond to you within fifteen (15) days or period stipulated in the applicable laws and regulations in a timely manner.
For security reasons, you may be required to submit written requests or prove your identity by other means. We may ask you to verify your identity before handling your request. We will not charge you for your reasonable requests in principle. However, we may reject or impose a fee as appropriate on repeated requests beyond reasonable scope. We reserve the right to reject the requests for accessing Personal Information that are not directly relevant to you, repeated groundless requests and requests that require excessive technological means (e.g. developing a new system or fundamentally changing the current practices) and put others’ legitimate rights and interests at risk or are downright impractical.
Pursuant to relevant laws and regulations, we reserve the right to reject your request under the following circumstances:
Deletion of Personal Information
Under the following circumstances, you may contact the Data Protection Officer stated under Clause F(2) to delete your Personal Information:
Unless otherwise required by laws and regulations, we shall delete your Personal Information upon your request, and will also notify the entities which obtained your Personal Information from us and request such entities to delete the Personal Information in a timely manner (unless such entities have been independently authorized by you).
De-registration of Account
You may contact the Data Protection Officer stated under Clause F(2) to de-register your account. Before the de-registration of your account, we shall verify your identity, security status, device information etc. Subject to the relevant client agreement(s) and relevant laws and regulations, your account may be de-registered or deleted. The de-registration of your account is irreversible, after which, we will cease to provide products or services to or collect the Personal Information from you and, upon your request or pursuant to applicable laws and regulations, delete or anonymize your Personal Information unless otherwise stipulated in laws and regulations. Please be cautious with such action, or else you will be fully responsible for the data loss consequences resulted from the de-registration of the account.
Nothing in this Policy shall limit your rights as a data subject under the Ordinance.
We retain your Personal Information in an identifiable form in accordance with our internal policies which include the general standards and procedures regarding the retention, processing and disposition of your Personal Information. Personal Information is retained for a period of time sufficient to meet the legal, regulatory and business requirements. Retention period may be extended if we are required to preserve your Personal Information in connection with litigations, investigations and legal proceedings, or as required by applicable laws and regulations. We will only retain your Personal Information for the necessary period required for achieving the purpose of use stated in this Policy, and the shortest period of time required by laws and regulations. We will delete or anonymize your Personal Information as required by applicable laws and regulations after the required retention period has expired or you have de-registered your account, unless you have authorized otherwise.
The Core Group Mobile Apps
The Core Group’s applications (“Apps”) allow you to access your accounts, trade securities, move money, and access news and research using wireless or mobile devices. Our Policy applies to any Personal Information or other information that we may collect through the Apps.
Protecting the Privacy of Children and the Underaged Online
The Core Group’s websites are not directed to individuals under the age of eighteen (18). Unless it is necessary, applicable and appropriate, The Core Group does not intend to collect information on its websites from those we know are under 18, and we request that these individuals do not provide Personal Information through the sites. If we discover that any Personal Information of an individual under the age of eighteen (18) has been collected without the consent from his/her guardian, we will endeavor to delete such Personal Information in a timely manner.
When visiting our site through a web browser, we record information regarding your user identity and store in cookies and use such information for authentication and authorization purposes. Cookies are small bits of information that are automatically stored on your web browser in your computer that can be retrieved by our site. Cookies are necessary and useful because they allow us to recognize your device and they store information about your use of our site, thus enabling us to provide more efficient user authentication and authorization services. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you prefer, you can set your browser to disable cookies or to inform you when they are set. By disabling cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of our site. If you accept cookies, you will be acknowledging that your information is being collected, stored, accessed and used as outlined above.
We consider the protection of Personal Information to be a foundation of customer trust and a sound business practice. In compliance with obligations under law and as required by law, we will take appropriate organizational control measures and safeguards to keep your Personal Information confidential and secure in accordance with our internal procedures covering the storage, disclosure of and access to Personal Information. We employ physical, electronic and procedural controls and we regularly adapt these controls to respond to changing requirements and advances in technology. Personal Information may be kept on our information technology systems, those of our contractors or in paper files. We restrict access to your Personal Information to those who require it to develop, support, offer and deliver products and services to you.
The contents of this Policy may be amended from time to time. Please contact The Core Group and/or visit our site regularly for the latest Policy. You may refer to the date of the latest version of this Policy to confirm whether there is any amendment made to this Policy.
If you are a client of The Core Group and your Personal Information is collected in the application form in an event, such as participating in a seminar, the personal data collection statement in such application form will supplement this Policy and in case of any inconsistency, the personal information collection statement in such activity application form shall prevail to the extent of such inconsistency.
Note: In case of discrepancies between the English and Chinese versions, the English version shall apply and prevail.
The content of our site may be updated from time to time by The Core Group. By accessing this site and any of its pages you are agreeing to this Policy set out above. If you do not agree with this Policy, you must not access or otherwise use this site or any of its contents.
THE CORE GROUP ENDEAVOURS TO ENSURE THE ACCURACY AND RELIABILITY OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH ITS SITE BUT DOES NOT WARRANT OR GUARANTEE ITS ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY AND ACCEPTS NO LIABILITY (WHETHER IN TORT OR CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE) FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM ANY INACCURACIES OR OMISSIONS OR OTHERWISE HOWSOEVER ARISING.
Last Updated: [August 2022]
The Core Securities Company Limited
Please NOTE the following:
Our online service (access via website, mobile application or otherwise) (“Our Online Service”) is a self-directed online investment platform. We do not provide any personal investment advice to clients and hence any online transactions executed via our platform under such situation are at your own investment decision. You should consider carefully if the products you are going to purchase into are suitable for your investment objective, investment experience, risk tolerance and other personal circumstances.
Authorised use and no investment recommendations - Any content and pages thereof including but not limited to research articles, aims to provide you with an added information support, online assistance and facility resources for making your own investment decision. The information contained therein are based on our views with the generic and factual factors of the respective market condition and/or sectors where none of them have taken into account of the personal conditions or circumstances of any specific person and they shall not be construed as any recommendation or solicitation to invest in any particular securities. Your access, use and reliance upon such content or services is at your own risk.
Unless otherwise agreed by The Core Securities Company Limited (“TCSC”) in writing, you alone are solely responsible for your investment decisions based on your investment objectives as well as personal and financial situation.
Authorised use and non-solicitation - The products mentioned herein might not be approved for sale or purchase by persons outside Hong Kong. Our Online Service is not targeting at any persons in any jurisdiction where (by reason of that person’s nationality, residence or otherwise) the publication or availability of Our Online Service is prohibited. Persons in respect of whom such prohibitions apply must not access Our Online Service. It is the responsibility of any persons who access the information contained herein to observe all applicable laws and regulations of their relevant jurisdiction. By proceeding, you are representing and warranting that the applicable laws and regulations of your jurisdiction allow you to access the information.
By accessing Our Online Service and any pages thereof, you acknowledge that you have read the above information and accept the terms and conditions in using the materials and content made available on Our Online Service, and agree to be bound by the said terms and conditions.
In addition, investment involves risks. The price of securities may go down as well as up, and under certain circumstances an investor may sustain a total or substantial loss of investment. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of the future or likely performance of the securities. Securities may invest extensively in financial derivatives. Investors should read the relevant securities’ prospectuses for further details including the risk factors before making any investment decision. An investor should make an appraisal of the risks involved in investing in these products and should consult their own independent and professional advisors to ensure that any decision made is suitable with regards to their circumstances and financial position.
Securities that are invested in emerging markets may involve a higher degree of risk, and may be more sensitive to price movements relative to the developed markets.
When the investment returns of securities are denominated in a foreign currency other than the HKD, HK dollar-based investors are exposed to exchange rate fluctuations. RMB is currently not freely convertible and is subject to exchange controls and restrictions. There is no guarantee that RMB will not depreciate. If you convert Hong Kong Dollar or any other currency into RMB so as to invest in securities and subsequently convert the RMB redemption proceeds back into Hong Kong Dollar or any other currency, you may suffer a loss if RMB depreciates against Hong Kong Dollar or other currency.
With respect to certain market information providers:
China Investment Information Services Limited, its holding companies and/or any subsidiary of such holding companies and/or its third party content provider(s) endeavor to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided but do not guarantee its suitability, availability, service level, timeliness, accuracy or reliability and accept no liability (whether in tort or contract or otherwise) for any loss or damage arising from any interruption, defect, error, delay, inaccuracies or omissions.
HKEX Information Services Limited, its holding companies and/or any subsidiary of such holding companies and/or its third party content provider(s) endeavor to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information provided but do not guarantee its suitability, availability, service level, timeliness, accuracy or reliability and accept no liability (whether in tort or contract or otherwise) for any loss or damage arising from any interruption, defect, error, delay, inaccuracies or omissions.
This webpage has not been reviewed by the Securities and Futures Commission or any other regulatory authorities in Hong Kong.
TCSC reserves the right to change this disclaimer at any time by posting changes on Our Online Service. You are responsible for reviewing regularly information posted therein to obtain timely notice of such changes. Your continued use of Our Online Service after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this disclaimer as modified by the posted changes.
This disclaimer herein shall be governed by the laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (“Hong Kong”).
In the event of any discrepancy between the Chinese and English versions, the English version shall prevail.
Last updated in August 2020.