Terms of Use

Last Updated: November 5, 2020

Ally Bridge Group and its affiliates (together, “Ally Bridge”, “we”, or “us”) welcome you to our website (along with its accounts, pages and applications, collectively, the “Site”). By accessing, browsing and/or using the Site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand, and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions of use and all disclaimers and terms and conditions that appear on the Site now, as well as the privacy policy of the Ally Bridge Site (the “Privacy Policy”, available here[1]). These terms and conditions of use are a contract between you and Ally Bridge (the “Agreement”) and govern your visit to and use of the Site.  This Agreement may be updated by us at any time.  You should visit this page periodically to review the Agreement for changes.  Your use of the Site, and your continued use of the Site after any such updates or modifications, constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions. If you do not accept this Agreement, or if you cannot form a legally binding contract, you do not have permission to access, browse or use the Site and your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

Ownership of Materials on Site

All the material displayed on and/or accessible through the Site, including without limitation, software, text, graphics, charts, information, images, articles, reports, presentations, screens, user documentation, user interfaces, related software and other material (the “Content”), is the property of Ally Bridge or others accessible via the Site and shall remain the exclusive property of Ally Bridge and its licensors, as the case may be.  All Content is protected by international copyright and other laws. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any Content without the written permission of Ally Bridge or such other party that may own the applicable Content. Nothing in this Agreement shall constitute a waiver of any trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights. Ally Bridge reserves the right to enforce its intellectual property rights to the full extent of the law.

Restrictions on Use

The Site is for your personal and non-commercial use.  You may download or print out a hard copy of individual pages and/or sections of the Site, provided that you do not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices. Any downloading or otherwise copying from the Site will not transfer title to any software or material to you. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. You may not reproduce (in whole or in part), transmit (by electronic means or otherwise), modify, copy, distribute, publish, license, create derivative works from, link into, sell or use for any public or commercial purpose or in any way exploit the whole or any part of the Site without the prior written permission of Ally Bridge. We reserve all rights with respect to copyright and trademark ownership of all material on the Site. You may not use the Site in any way that is fraudulent, unlawful or violates any existing agreements you may have with Ally Bridge.  Any unauthorized use of the Site or misuse of any information posted to the Site is strictly prohibited.  You agree that you shall not place false or misleading information on the Site or upload any computer programs, including but not limited to viruses, Trojan horses or worms that may interfere with the proper operation of our sites.  Ally Bridge may, in its sole discretion, terminate your use of the Site at any time.  Ally Bridge reserves the right to change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspects of our sites at any time without prior notice.

Investment Disclaimer

 

This Site is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as a solicitation or offer, or recommendation to acquire or dispose of any investment or to engage in any other transaction.  We do not provide investment, accounting, tax, legal or other specialist advice through the Site.  If you would like investment, accounting, tax or legal advice, you should consult with your own financial advisors, accountants or attorneys regarding your individual circumstances and needs. You agree that Ally Bridge is not liable for any action you take or decision you make in reliance on any Content. Ally Bridge will not treat users of the Site as its partners, clients, customers or investors by virtue of their accessing the Site.

 

Performance Information

The information contained on or comments expressed on the Site may include certain prior indications of past investment performance. In considering such prior performance information, you should bear in mind that past performance is not indicative of future results and there can be no assurance that any investment will, or is likely to, achieve comparable results to those achieved in the past, or that significant losses will be avoided. Any projections, market outlooks or analyses, estimates and/or statements of opinions provided on the Site are forward-looking statements and are inherently uncertain and are based on a number of assumptions.  Other events which were not taken into account may occur and may significantly affect investment returns or performance. You should carefully review information regarding any such analyses and underlying assumptions. Any reference to Assets Under Management or AUM used on the Site reflect the combined Assets Under Management of Ally Bridge investment advisors as of the specific time indicated.  ANY PROJECTIONS, OUTLOOKS OR ASSUMPTIONS CONTAINED IN THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED TO BE INDICATIVE OF THE ACTUAL EVENTS WHICH WILL OCCUR.

No Reliance

While we use reasonable efforts to obtain information from sources which we believe to be reliable, and to update the information on the Site, we make no representation that the information or opinions contained in the Site are accurate, reliable, updated or complete. The information and opinions contained in the Site are provided by us for personal use and informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. Nothing contained on the Site constitutes investment, legal, tax or other advice nor is it to be relied on in making an investment or other decision.

Third-Party Links

We may provide links from the Site to websites operated by third parties who may or may not be affiliated with Ally Bridge. We have not reviewed unaffiliated sites linked to the Site, and We not endorse, have any responsibility for or make any representations about, any other sites, including their products and services, content, communications, opinions and website use policies. We cannot and do not make any express or implied warranty about the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, merchantability or any other aspect of the content of such links. The use of third party websites is entirely at your own risk. By accessing these links, you acknowledge that such other sites or locations are not under the control of Ally Bridge and that Ally Bridge does not endorse the content of such sites and locations, and you agree that Ally Bridge shall not be responsible for any information or additional links found at such site or location, or for your use of such information.

Local Regulatory Restrictions

This Site is not directed to any person in any jurisdiction where (for any reason) the publication or availability of this website is prohibited, and persons in respect of whom such prohibitions apply must not access this website.  Those who choose to access the Site from other locations do so at their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

No warranty and limitations of liability

Ally Bridge, its affiliates and their respective officers, directors, managers, partners, members, shareholders, employees, affiliates and agents (collectively “Related Persons”) make no representations or warranties and specifically disclaim any and all warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to the Site and the Content, including any representations or warranties with respect to merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement, availability, security, accuracy, freedom from viruses or malware, completeness, timeliness, functionality, reliability, sequencing or speed of delivery. Your use of the Site and the Content is on an “as is” and “as available” basis.  If you are not able to use or access the Site, or any websites linked to through the Site, Ally Bridge is not responsible for any problems that this causes.

In no event shall Ally Bridge, its affiliates or their Related Persons be liable to any party for any claims, liabilities, losses, costs or damages under any theory, including but not limited to any direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of in connection with any access, use (or inability to use) or distribution of the Site, or any Content therein, even if Ally Bridge or their related persons are advised of the possibility of such damages, losses or expenses. You acknowledge and agree that you may not bring a claim against Ally Bridge relating to your use of the Site after more than one year has passed since the event occurred that gave rise to the claim, while there is no such limitation on Ally Bridge’s right to bring claims against you.  You acknowledge and agree that the disclaimers, including the warranty disclaimers, and the liability and remedy limitations in this Agreement are material terms of this Agreement and that they have been taken into account in the decision by Ally Bridge to provide the Site hereunder.

Language

In case of discrepancies between the English and Chinese language versions of these Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy and the contents of this website, the English version shall prevail.

Governing Law

The Site is made available to you from the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (“Hong Kong”). The laws of Hong Kong will govern this Agreement (including any disputes concerning or related to this Agreement). The courts of Hong Kong have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute, controversy or claim arising from or connected with this Agreement. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you expressly acknowledge and agree that Ally Bridge may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any court of competent jurisdiction and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. This Agreement is a personal agreement between you and Ally Bridge, and no one shall be a third party beneficiary to this Agreement. If any provision of this Agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement, shall be enforced to the fullest extent allowed by law as to effect the intention of the parties, and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

[1] https://www.ally-bridge.com/privacy-statement/