INVESTORS CONSIDERING INVESTING IN A CURRENCYSHARES PRODUCT SHOULD READ THE ENTIRE ASSOCIATED PROSPECTUS, INCLUDING THE “RISK FACTORS” SECTION, FILED WITH THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE COMMISSION (“SEC”), MADE AVAILABLE ON THE SEC’S WEB SITE, WWW.SEC.GOV, AND AT WWW.CURRENCYSHARES.COM BEFORE INVESTING. IT IS ALSO HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT BEFORE INVESTING IN A CURRENCYSHARES PRODUCT, INVESTORS READ ALL SEC FILINGS ASSOCIATED WITH THAT PRODUCT THAT ARE AVAILABLE ON THE SEC’S WEB SITE.
NEITHER THE SEC NOR ANY STATE SECURITIES COMMISSION HAS APPROVED OR DISAPPROVED OF THE SECURITIES OFFERED IN THE CURRENCYSHARES PROSPECTUSES, OR DETERMINED IF THE PROSPECTUSES ARE TRUTHFUL OR COMPLETE. ANY REPRESENTATION TO THE CONTRARY IS A CRIMINAL OFFENSE.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Guggenheim Investments reserves the right, without notice, to change or modify any of the terms and conditions on this web site in any manner and at any time. You are responsible for regularly reviewing all such terms and conditions and you will not receive notice of any kind advising you of changes or modifications.
USE OF THIS WEB SITE
This web site is for U.S. investors and the information and materials on this web site are provided for general informational and educational purposes. You are permitted to save, display or print out information contained on this web site only for your personal, non-commercial use. Except as otherwise permitted by these terms and conditions, you are not permitted to modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, license, frame, link, create derivative works from, transfer or otherwise use in any manner, in whole or in part, this web site or the information and materials on this web site without the prior written authorization of Guggenheim Investments and with suitable accreditation to Guggenheim Investments. To request such authorization, please contact us at 800.820.0888.
This web site may not be used by you for any commercial purposes such as to conduct sales of merchandise or services of any kind. You must obtain Guggenheim Investments’ prior written consent to make commercial offers of any kind on the web site, whether by advertising, solicitations, links, or any other form of communication. Guggenheim Investments will investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending communication from the web site and barring such violators from use of the web site.
The information in this web site is directed at, and is intended for distribution to, and for use by, persons in the U.S. only, and is not intended for distribution to or use by any person in any other jurisdiction. Guggenheim Investments does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of any price, tax, cost basis, or other information on this web site, or any investment, tax or other benefits associated with CurrencyShares.
The information on CurrencyShares contained in this web site is solely for informational purposes and does not constitute either an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy CurrencyShares. This information on CurrencyShares is not, and is not intended to be, a complete discussion of all material information you should know about CurrencyShares. If you are considering whether to purchase a CurrencyShares Trust security, you should carefully read the relevant prospectus prior to making a purchase. You should not rely on the information contained in this web site.
IMPORTANT LEGAL INFORMATION AND RISK STATEMENT
The information provided by this web site has been prepared by Guggenheim Investments for information purposes only. Neither the information nor any opinions contained or expressed in the web site constitutes or should be construed as a solicitation or offer by CurrencyShares, Guggenheim Investments, or either of their affiliates to buy or sell any currency-based securities or other financial instruments or to provide any investment advice, recommendations, or services of any kind.
The information in the web site is descriptive of CurrencyShares Trust and may not be available to or suitable for you. Not all investment strategies are appropriate at all times. The opinions expressed in the web site do not constitute investment advice and should not be construed to be a warranty or guarantee of a return on an investment. Independent advice should be sought in cases of doubt.
Investing in CurrencyShares products described in this web site involves significant risks. You should carefully read the relevant prospectus before buying CurrencyShares. With respect to information about CurrencyShares you should rely only upon the information contained in the relevant prospectus. The value of the shares of each Trust can fall and rise and an investor may lose money. Past performance may not be indicative of future performance.
Each CurrencyShares product is structured as a Trust and the Shares represent fractional undivided interests in the Trust. CurrencyShares are not interests in, nor obligations of Guggenheim Investments or any of its affiliates, Authorized Participants, Trustees, Depositories or any other party. There entities may, at any time, have a position, or otherwise be interested, in financial instruments which are directly or indirectly the subject of information contained in this web site.
The information in this web site is directed at, and is intended for distribution to, and use by, persons in the U.S. only. It is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person in any other jurisdiction. By visiting the web site, you represent, warrant and covenant that (a) you are a resident of the United States; and (b) all materials of any kind submitted by you to Guggenheim Investments through the web site or for inclusion on the web site will not plagiarize, violate or infringe upon the rights of any third-party including trade secret, copyright, trademark, trade dress, privacy, patent, or other personal or proprietary rights. Access to the information contained in this web site may be restricted by laws or regulations applicable to you. None of the services or investments referred to in the web site are available, and prospectuses in respect of them will not be distributed to persons resident in any state or territory where such distribution would be contrary to local law or regulation. It is your responsibility as the user to be informed of and to observe all applicable laws and regulations of any relevant jurisdiction.
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CHANGES TO THIS WEB SITE
Guggenheim Investments reserves the right, without notice, (i) to change, add, modify or remove any information and materials on this web site in any manner and at any time, and (ii) to suspend, limit, restrict and/or deny access to any aspect or part of this web site at any time for any reason, including, without limitation, for any scheduled or unscheduled maintenance, upgrades, improvements or corrections. Neither CurrencyShares, Guggenheim Investments, nor any of their third party providers shall have any duty or responsibility (i) to maintain, update, correct or remove any information and materials on this web site for any reason or (ii) to advise or identify any information and materials on this web site which may be outdated, incomplete, inaccurate or erroneous.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Neither CurrencyShares nor Guggenheim Investments make any express or implied representation or warranty of any kind, including, without limitation, any representation or warranty of title, non- infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or use, concerning this web site and any information or materials on or accessible through this web site. Neither CurrencyShares, Guggenheim Investments, nor any of their subsidiaries or affiliates nor any director, officer or employee of the foregoing shall be liable or have any responsibility for any loss, liability or damage that you may incur in connection with (i) your use of this web site and any information or materials on or accessible through this web site, (ii) any erroneous connection or communication between you and CurrencyShares or you and Guggenheim Investments made through this web site, (iii) the transmission of any computer viruses or other harmful components that may cause damage to another’s computer system or network although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the web site is free from viruses, (iv) any aspect of the performance of this web site, including, without limitation, any failure, delay, interruption or disruption of this web site or your access to this web site, (v) the delivery of any information and materials or services available on or through this web site or the execution of any transactions made on or through this web site, (vi) any other cause relating to your access, or use of this web site and any of the information or materials on this web site, and (vii) any unauthorized access, theft, operator errors, strikes or other labor problems or any force majeure, regardless of whether any of the foregoing circumstances in this paragraph giving rise to such loss, liability or damage may have been within the control of Guggenheim Investments or any third party servicing this web site. Without limiting any of the foregoing, in no event will Guggenheim Investments or any of their subsidiaries or affiliates or any director, officer or employee of the foregoing be liable for any consequential, special, punitive, incidental, indirect or similar damages arising from, related to or connected with your access and use of this web site and the information and materials on this web site, even if notified or advised of the possibility of such damages.
While every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the content of this web site is secure, neither CurrencyShares nor Guggenheim Investments make any representation or warranty, express or implied, concerning the security of this web site, including, without limitation, with respect to the ability of unauthorized persons to access, intercept or use information or materials transmitted by you to this web site or from this web site to you. CurrencyShares, Guggenheim Investments, nor any of their subsidiaries or affiliates nor any director, officer or employee of the foregoing shall be liable or have any responsibility for any loss, liability or damage that you may incur from any third party access, interception or use of any information, materials or services on or accessible through this web site or any tampering with your computer system done by unauthorized parties.
ACCURACY OF INFORMATION
Although the information and materials on this web site were obtained or compiled from sources CurrencyShares and Guggenheim Investments believe to be reliable, neither CurrencyShares nor Guggenheim Investments make any express or implied representation, warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, validity, reliability, timeliness or completeness of any such information or materials in general or in connection with any particular use or purpose. Neither CurrencyShares nor Guggenheim Investments represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any third party advice, opinion, statement, information or materials on (including links from) or accessible through this web site.
INVESTMENT ADVICE - NO OFFER OR RECOMMENDATION
This web site and the information and materials on this web site do not, and shall not be construed as, making any recommendation or providing any investment or other advice with respect to the purchase, sale or other disposition of any currency products or any other regulated products, securities or investments, including, without limitation, any advice to the effect that any currency-related transaction is appropriate or suitable for any investment objective or financial situation of a prospective investor.
LOCAL LEGAL RESTRICTIONS
The information and materials on this web site are not directed to and may not be used by any person or entity in any jurisdiction where the direction or use of such information and materials is prohibited or would be contrary to applicable laws, rules or regulations of any governmental authority or regulatory organization.
THIRD PARTY LINKS
This web site may contain links to web sites owned, sponsored or maintained by third parties, including, without limitation, links to members, affiliates, or subsidiaries of either CurrencyShares or Guggenheim Investments. These links are provided only as a convenience to you. The inclusion of any link on this web site to a third party web site is not and does not imply any affiliation, sponsorship, endorsement, approval, investigation, verification or authorization by CurrencyShares or Guggenheim Investments of such third party web site or the information or materials on such third party web site. Neither CurrencyShares nor Guggenheim Investments make any representations, warranties or guarantees with respect to, and is not responsible for, any third party web site or the information and materials on such third party web site or your use of or inability to use such third party web site. You should also be aware that the terms and conditions of use for any third party web site and such web site’s privacy policies may be different from those applicable to your use of this web site.
By using the web site to search for or link to another site, you agree and understand that you may not make any claim against Guggenheim Investments for any damages or losses, whatsoever, resulting from your use of the web site to obtain search results or to link to another site. If you have a problem with a link from the web site, you may notify the Guggenheim Investments Web help desk at 800.487.9339.
This Agreement will be governed by and construed under the laws of the State of New York, without reference to any choice of law rules. Visitors of this web site irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of New York.
INFORMATION FOR NON-U.S INVESTORS
The products and services described on this web site are intended to be made available only to persons in the Unites States, and the information on this web site is only for such persons. Nothing on this web site shall be considered a solicitation to buy or an offer to sell a security to any person in any jurisdiction where such an offer, solicitation, purchase, or sale would be unlawful under the securities laws of such jurisdiction.
Information contained in the web site is checked and updated by Guggenheim Investments with due diligence on a regular basis. However, data on the web site may become outdated. Therefore, Guggenheim Investments does not assume any liability or guarantee for the timeliness, accuracy, and completeness of the information provided. Guggenheim Investments uses reasonable efforts to obtain information from sources that it believes to be reliable; however, Guggenheim Investments makes no representation that the information or opinions contained on the web site is accurate, reliable, or complete. The information on this web site is provided for information purposes only and is subject to change without notice. The investments and strategies discussed in the contents may not be suitable for all investors. The investments are not bank deposits and are not insured by the FDIC, CIFP, CDIC, the Financial Services Compensation Scheme of England or any other entity and are subject to investment risks, including the loss of the principal amount invested. Nothing contained on the web site constitutes investment, legal, tax, or other advice nor is to be relied on in making an investment or other decision. You should obtain relevant and specific professional advice before making any investment decision.