网站使用条款

1.一般原则

下面的网站使用条款将管理您对金拓金属公司(Kitco Metals Inc. 简称“金拓”)所运营的所有网站的使用,包括(但不限于)www.kitco.com、online.kitco.com、applications.kitco.com、corp.kitco.com、www.kitco.cn、online.kitco.cn和 applications.kitco.cn(这里统称为“网站”)。通过接入和使用网站,您就接受和同意(但不限于)网站使用条款的约束。若您不接受这些网站使用条款,您就不能使用这些网站或其中所提供的产品或服务。

网站使用条款适用于通过计算机、移动设备或其他任意方式接入网站。另外,当接入、使用或下载网站的任何产品、软件、应用或服务(这里统称为“服务”)时,网站使用条款也适用。

网站使用条款必须和网站的其它条款、条件、政策、法律公告和免责申明一起阅读,包括(但不限于)投资产品免责声明 (它管理金拓和客户在金拓在线商店之间的交易)。

2. 风险

2.1. 不作为建议

网站和服务所提供的信息只用于资讯目的,而不作为任何形式上的建议,这适用于包括法律、会计、投资、金融或税务在内的所有领域。因此,不能依赖这些信息作为投资建议。若您需要此类建议,请联系已获得职业资格认证的专业人员。

2.2. 市场风险

贵金属市场的风险源于对投资规律的掌握程度和随时的市场波动。购买贵金属常常伴有一定程度的风险,不适合某些个人投资者。在作出对您有任何影响的决定前, 您应该仔细考虑贵金属作为个人的金融选择是否合适。请在此前进行充分的调查和研究,并向专业人士获取建议。

3. 担保排除

3.1.网站信息

网站或服务所提供的信息、材料和内容(这里统称为“内容”)是基于现状的基础上,对网站和服务的使用风险完全自负。金拓不对网站和服务所提供的任何内容提供担保(无论是明示的或隐含的),包括(但不限于)不对其有用性、准确性、完整性、可靠性、特殊目的适用性和不侵权作担保。

3.2. 可用性

金拓不保证网站所获信息、服务或内容会不间断提供,也不保证不出现延迟、使用困难、错误、安全漏洞、遗漏或丢失传输信息的情况。

金拓不保证网站的内容或服务适用于加拿大以外所有的司法管辖区。请留意您的国家所适用的法律法规。

4. 责任范围

4.1. 保密性和安全性

金拓坚持以最高安全措施确保您的数据得到有效保护,免受盗窃、丢失和破坏,并确保您在我们服务器上的数据不被误用和更改。然而,若您通过公用或不安全的电脑终端登录账户,或您选择共享您的用户名和密码(电子识别信息“Electronic Identification Information”),金拓不能保证您数据的安全性。 金拓尊重您的隐私(参见金拓隐私政策 )。然而,互联网上未受保护的通讯信息(例如电子邮件或移动电话)是不被保密和不安全的,也许会被截获、丢失或更改。我们强烈建议您在与金拓进行任何未受保护的通讯中不要含有私人敏感信息,包括(但不限于)账号、余额、密码、电子识别信息等。 金拓不对任何由您或金拓发起的任何电子邮件通讯、文本通讯或其它类似未受保护的通讯方式担负任何责任。对于这类通讯所造成的任何损害,金拓将不予负责。

金拓不对任何由您或金拓发起的任何电子邮件通讯、文本通讯或其它类似未受保护的通讯方式担负任何责任。对于这类通讯所造成的任何损害,金拓将不予负责。

4.2. 免责

与网站内容或服务有关、与您使用或无法使用网站内容或服务有关、与链接到第三方网站有关的任何情况,无论是否因金拓错误或疏忽、无论金拓是否知道可能会招致这类损失或损害,而导致的任何损失或损害,包括任何直接、间接、特殊、偶然、随即发生的惩罚性赔偿或任何其他损失或损害(包括利润损失或存款损失),金拓在任何情况下都不予负责。

4.3. 不可抗力

金拓不因火灾、电脑病毒、网络故障、电脑硬件故障、爆炸、洪水、闪电、恐怖活动、战争、叛乱、暴乱、破坏、政府当局的命令或要求、立法变化、罢工、封锁、各种劳资纠纷、超出合理控制的事件等原因没能履行义务而承担责任,但金拓会使用合理的商业手段,使这类事件造成的危险或损失最小化。

5. 您的责任和义务

5.1 遵守

您有责任遵守网站或任何服务接入处的管辖地区的所有法律,您始终单独有责任获取这样的管辖地区当局机构所要求的任何授权。

5.2 使用

您同意使用网站和服务只用于网站使用条款所许可的目的,以及只用于可能遵从的条款、条件、政策、法律公告和免责声明所许可的目的。

5.3注册和账户

您也许要注册或开户以便使用网站上提供的某些服务。要是您选择为上述服务而注册或开户,您就同意向金拓提供准确、完整的最新信息,并且按要求定期更新所要求的信息。

无论以何种方式登录账户,您有责任确保您账户所显示信息的准确性,若您发现某个交易或账户余额不准确,或您怀疑您的电子识别信息(Electronic Identification Information)被未授权使用,必须立刻通知金拓。若您公开您的金拓账号,并允许未授权使用您的电子识别信息,金拓将不予负责。

5.4保护电子识别信息

您有义务确保您的电子识别信息处于保密状态,为您的电子识别信息及其所有组件保密,并避免未授权使用。

5.5 客户责任

金拓不对确保电子识别信息及其组件使用者的真实身份承担任何责任。
在您发现并通知金拓上述5.3所述的未授权使用后,您将不对所发生的电子识别信息的未授权使用负责。.

5.6赔偿

您同意保护金拓及其隶属机构和相关人员(包括每个办公室职员、董事、雇员、顾问和代理)免于赔偿和承担责任,免于承受由于下述原因带来的任何索赔要求: (a)您违背了任意一条网站使用条款或网站上其他条款、条件、政策、法律公告和免责声明; (b)您接入或使用网站和服务; (c)您使用、发布、交流、传输网站内容或服务。 对于任何赔偿事宜,Kitco保留独家全权处理的权利, 您同意对避免索赔的任何合理要求进行完全合作。

6. 知识产权

在网站或任何服务中使用的所有知识产权包括但不限于商标、服务标志、商品名称、版权和其它权利,是并将一直是金拓的独有财产。

金拓提供的所有内容是金拓保密和专有信息的一部分。在接入网站或任何服务时,严禁对其拷贝、复制、再版、储备、转输、更改、修改、散布、做公共用途,并且严禁利用金拓使用的任何软件创造衍生产品、逆向工程、反汇编或试图定位源代码,除非得到金拓的明确授权。

7. 第三方网站链接

网站或服务可能链接至第三方站点,使您能直接访问这些站点,或可能包含其它网站的资讯。金拓提供这些链接的目的是为读者提供方便,而不是对任何第三方的信息、意见、建议、服务或产品表示认可,除非另外特别说明。

没有金拓预先的书面同意,您不能在网站和其它站点之间创建链接。除非另外特别确认,这类链接不能暗示金拓以任何方式与之有关, 或金拓认可其内容。您承认并同意金拓可以在任何时候全权处理链接的移除。

对于任何第三方网站链接到金拓网站或从金拓网站链接到第三方网站的情况,任何链接到第三方网站的内容,或从第三方网站的内容链接到金拓任何站点,金拓对此不承担任何责任。

8. 下载,软件和应用

金拓也许会提供从本网站或从第三方网站下载应用程序的服务(“下载服务”)。任何下载服务都是金拓及其附属机构和相关公司的版权作品,版权归出品方所有。

金拓允许您个人使用金拓独家的下载服务,但不可转让该服务,且只能作为您个人的非商业用途,不得进行任何修改。

您承认并同意下载服务受到版权法的保护,严格禁止拷贝、转卖、反汇编、重新发布或篡改下载服务。

您承认并同意您有责任去审查、评估下载服务和下载过程中提供的其他相关服务, 与下载和使用下载服务相关的所有风险都由您个人承担。对于下载或使用过程中所碰到的任何后果,金拓及其附属机构和相关公司将不承担任何责任。

9.修改

金拓保留在任何时候不作通知的情况下自行增加、移除或更改这些网站使用条款的权利。网站使用条款在网站上一经发布,任何变更立即生效,除非另外特别说明。请定时重阅这些网站使用条款。在这类更改刊登后,您继续使用网站任何服务将意味着您接受这些变更。

金拓还保留在任何时候不作通知的情况下单方面修改或撤销网站上提供的任意资讯、产品或服务相关信息的权利。

10. 杂项

10.1 使用的法律和司法权

网站使用条款的解释是根据魁北克省和加拿大的法律,并受其约束。因使用网站任何服务的所产生的问题或争端,协议双方必需受制于魁北克省法庭的非专属性管辖权,除非进行另外特别声明。

10.2语言

网站使用条款分为中、英文两个版本,二者如有抵触,以英文版本为准。

10.3 隐私

金拓尊重您的隐私。请点击隐私政策查看具体内容。

 

 

1. General

The following Website Terms of Use shall govern your use of all websites operated by Kitco Metals Inc. (“Kitco”), including, without limitation, www.kitco.com, online.kitco.com,applications.kitco.com, corp.kitco.com, www.kitco.cn, online.kitco.cn and applications.kitco.cn(referred to collectively herein as the “Websites”).  By accessing and using the Websites, you accept and agree, without limitation, to be bound by the Website Terms of Use.  If you do not accept these Website Terms of Use, you may not use the Website or any of the products or services provided or made available therein.

The Website Terms of Use apply when accessing the Website by any means, including via computer, mobile device or other technology.  In addition, the Website Terms of Use apply when accessing, using or downloading any products, software, applications or services available on the Websites (collectively referred to herein as the “Services”).

The Website Terms of Use must be read together with any other terms, conditions, policies, legal notices and disclaimers on the Websites, including, without limitation, the Products Disclaimer, which govern transactions between Kitco and its customers on Kitco’s Online Store.

2. Risk

2.1. No Advice

The information provided in the Websites and in any of the Services is for informational purposes only and is not intended as any form of advice, whether legal, accounting, investment, financial or tax advice. Therefore, it cannot be relied upon as such. Should you require such advice, contact a licensed professional. 

2.2. Market Risk

Precious metals markets involve risk to investment principal and can be volatile. Purchasing precious metals often involves a degree of risk that makes them unsuitable for certain individuals. You should carefully consider the suitability of precious metals as a personal financial choice before taking any decisions that may affect your situation.  Precious metal products and accounts are not insured by the Canadian Deposit Insurance Corporation, Canadian Investor Protection Fund or other similar program and may lose value. You should always conduct your own research and due diligence and obtain professional advice before making any investment decision.

3. Exclusion of Warranties

3.1. Information on Websites

The information, material and content provided on the Websites or in any of the Services (referred to collectively herein as the “Content”) is provided on an "as is" basis and your use of the Websites and the Services is entirely at your own risk.  Kitco makes no warranties of any kind with respect to the Content provided on the Websites and on the Services, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties as to usefulness, accuracy, completeness, reliability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.

3.2. Availability

Kitco does not represent or warrant that the Websites or any of the Services or Content available or obtained therein will be provided on an uninterrupted basis, and that there will be no delays, difficulties in use, errors, security breaches, omissions or loss of transmitted information.

Kitco makes no representations or warranties that the Websites, Content or Services are appropriate or available for use in all jurisdictions outside Canada.  Please be aware of the applicable laws and regulations of your country.

4. Limitation of Liability

4.1. Confidentiality & Security

Kitco adheres to the highest security measures to ensure your data is protected against theft, loss, and corruption, and against the misuse and alteration of any of your data stored on our servers.  However, when you access your account via a public or unsecured computer terminal or if you chose to share your account username and password (“Electronic Identification Information”), Kitco cannot guarantee the security of your data.

Kitco respects your privacy (see Kitco's privacy policy).  However, unprotected communications over the Internet, such as via email or cellular phones, are not confidential or secure, may be intercepted, lost, or altered.  We highly recommend that you not include private and sensitive information in any unprotected communications with Kitco, including, but not limited to, account numbers, balances, passwords, Electronic Identification Information, etc.

Kitco specifically disclaims any liability with respect to any email communications or text messaging, or other like unprotected communications, whether initiated by you or Kitco.  Kitco will not be liable or responsible for any damages suffered in connection with such modes of communication.

4.2. No Liability

Kitco shall not be liable under any circumstances whatsoever for any loss or damage, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages or for any indirect or punitive losses or damages (including loss profits or lost savings), arising out of or in connection with the Websites, Services or Content; with your use of or inability to use or access the Websites, Services or Content; or with links to other third party sites, whether or not caused by the fault or neglect of Kitco and whether or not Kitco had knowledge that such losses or damages might be incurred.

4.3. Force Majeure

Kitco shall not be liable for any failure to perform its obligations hereunder due to fire, computer viruses, network failure, computer hardware failure, explosion, flood, lightning, act of terrorism, war, rebellion, riot, sabotage, orders or requests of any government or any other authority, legislative changes, strikes, lockouts or other labor disputes, or events or circumstances beyond its reasonable control, but Kitco shall use commercially reasonable endeavors to minimize dangers or losses to you as a consequence of such events.

5. Your Obligations and Liability

5.1 Compliance

You are responsible for complying with all laws of the jurisdiction from which you access the Websites or any of the Services, and you shall at all times be solely responsible for obtaining any authorizations required by any authoritative body in such jurisdiction.

5.2 Use

You agree to use the Websites and the Services only for purposes that are permitted by the Website Terms of Use, as well as any other terms, conditions, policies, legal notices and disclaimers to which the Services may be Subject.

5.3 Registration and Accounts

You may be required to register or open an account in order to use certain Services offered on the Websites.  Should you chose to register for said services, or to open an account, you agree to provide Kitco with accurate, complete and current information as required, and to regularly update said information as needed so that it remains accurate, complete and current.  

You are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of the information displayed in your account, howsoever accessed, and must contact Kitco immediately if a transaction or balance recorded in an account is incorrect or if you suspect unauthorized use of your Electronic Identification Information. Kitco will not be held liable should you fail to disclose any unauthorized use of Electronic Identification Information and your Kitco accounts.

5.4 Protection of Electronic Identification Information

It is your obligation to ensure that your Electronic Identification Information is kept secret.  You hereby agree to keep your Electronic Identification Information and all components thereof secret and safe to prevent unauthorized use.

5.5 Customer liability

Kitco will be under no obligation to confirm the actual identity or authority of any user of the Electronic Identification Information or any component thereof. 
You will not be responsible for any unauthorized use of Electronic Identification Information occurring after notifying Kitco of the suspected unauthorized use as indicated in sub-section 5.3 above.

5.6 Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Kitco, its affiliates and related companies and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, consultants and agents, from and against any and all claims, liabilities, expenses, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees and expenses, arising from or related to: (a) your breach of any of these Website Terms of Use or any other terms, conditions, policies, legal notices and disclaimers on the Websites; (b) your access or use of the Websites or Services; or (c) your use or reliance on, or publication, communication, transmission or distribution of the Content or Services.  Kitco reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.  You agree to co-operate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any claim.

6. Intellectual Property

All of the intellectual property rights including without limitation trademarks, service marks, trade names, copyright and other rights used or embodied in the Websites or in any of the Services are and will remain the sole property of Kitco (or its suppliers where applicable).

All Content supplied by Kitco, constitutes part of Kitco's confidential and proprietary information.  In accessing the Websites or any of the Services, it is strictly prohibited to copy, reproduce, republish, store, retransmit, alter, modify, distribute, make public use thereof, create derivative works from, reverse engineer, disassemble or try to locate source code, of the Content, and any software or applications used by Kitco in connection with the Websites or any of the Services, except as explicitly otherwise authorized by Kitco.

7. Links to and from Third Party Websites

The Websites or the Services may include links to other third party sites, enabling you to leave the Websites or the Services in order to access them, or may incorporate materials or information from other websites.  Unless otherwise expressly provided, Kitco provides these links, materials and information as a convenience and not as an endorsement or approval of any third party, its information, opinions, advice, services or products.   

You may not create links between the Websites and another site without Kitco’s prior written consent.  Unless otherwise expressly agreed, such links must not imply that Kitco is associated in any way whatsoever with another website or that Kitco endorses or approves of its content.  You acknowledge and agree that Kitco may request at any time, at its sole discretion, that a link be removed.

Kitco is not responsible or liable for any third party website link to or from the Websites, any website link to or from those third party websites, the content of those websites, or their products or services.

8. Downloads, Software and Applications

Kitco may make some Services available for download from the Websites or from third party websites (the “Downloaded Services”).  Any and all Downloaded Services are the copyrighted work of, and owned by, Kitco and its affiliates and related companies. 

Kitco grants you a personal, limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use the Downloaded Services for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you not modify the Downloaded Services, that you maintain all copyright and other proprietary notices, and that Kitco, or any other third parties, retain full and complete title to the Downloaded Services and all intellectual property rights therein.

You acknowledge and agree that the Downloaded Services are protected by copyright laws, and that, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, copying, re-selling, disassembling, redistributing or reproducing the Downloaded Services is strictly prohibited. 

You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review, assess and evaluate the Downloaded Services and any other related terms and conditions to which the Downloaded Services may be subject, and which you may be provided with during the download process, and that all risk associated with the downloading and use of the Downloaded Services rests with you.  Kitco, its affiliates and related companies, will not be responsible or liable for any damages, difficulties or consequences encountered as a result of or during the download process or the use of or reliance on the Downloaded Services. 

9. Modifications

Kitco reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to add to, remove or change these Website Terms of Use without notice at any time.  Except as otherwise expressly provided, changes will be effective immediately upon posting on the Websites.  Review these Website Terms of Use regularly.  Your continued use of the Websites or any of the Services after any such changes are posted will mean you accept the changes.

Kitco also reserves the right to unilaterally amend or withdraw any information, products or services provided or described on the Websites without notice at any time.

10. Miscellaneous

10.1 Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

The Website Terms of Use are construed in accordance with and governed by the laws applicable in the Province of Quebec and the laws of Canada applicable therein. The Parties hereby irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of the province of Quebec in respect of all matters or disputes arising from the use of the Websites or of any of the Services, except as otherwise specifically stated herein.

10.2 Language

The parties hereto have expressly required that this agreement and all deeds, documents or notices relating thereto be executed in the English language.  Les parties aux présentes ont expressément convenu que cette entente et tout autre acte, document ou avis y afférent soient rédigés en anglais.

10.3 Privacy

Kitco respects your privacy.  Our privacy policy is available at: https://online.kitco.com/help/privacy_policy.html