網站使用條款

1.一般原則

下面的網站使用條款將管理您對金拓金屬公司(Kitco Metals Inc. 簡稱“金拓”)所運營的所有網站的使用,包括(但不限於)www.kitco.com、online.kitco.com、applications.kitco.com、corp.kitco.com、www.kitco.cn、online.kitco.cn和 applications.kitco.cn(這裡統稱為“網站”)。通過接入和使用網站,您就接受和同意(但不限於)網站使用條款的約束。若您不接受這些網站使用條款,您就不能使用這些網站或其中所提供的產品或服務。

網站使用條款適用於通過電腦、移動設備或其他任意方式接入網站。另外,當接入、使用或下載網站的任何產品、軟體、應用或服務(這裡統稱為“服務”)時,網站使用條款也適用。

網站使用條款必須和網站的其它條款、條件、政策、法律公告和免責申明一起閱讀,包括(但不限於)投資產品免責聲明 (它管理金拓和客戶在金拓線上商店之間的交易)。

2. 風險

2.1. 不作為建議

網站和服務所提供的資訊只用於資訊目的,而不作為任何形式上的建議,這適用於包括法律、會計、投資、金融或稅務在內的所有領域。因此,不能依賴這些資訊作為投資建議。若您需要此類建議,請聯繫已獲得職業資格認證的專業人員。

2.2. 市場風險

貴金屬市場的風險源於對投資規律的掌握程度和隨時的市場波動。購買貴金屬常常伴有一定程度的風險,不適合某些個人投資者。在作出對您有任何影響的決定前, 您應該仔細考慮貴金屬作為個人的金融選擇是否合適。請在此前進行充分的調查和研究,並向專業人士獲取建議。

3. 擔保排除

3.1.網站信息

網站或服務所提供的資訊、材料和內容(這裡統稱為“內容”)是基於現狀的基礎上,對網站和服務的使用風險完全自負。金拓不對網站和服務所提供的任何內容提供擔保(無論是明示的或隱含的),包括(但不限於)不對其有用性、準確性、完整性、可靠性、特殊目的適用性和不侵權作擔保。

3.2. 可用性

金拓不保證網站所獲資訊、服務或內容會不間斷提供,也不保證不出現延遲、使用困難、錯誤、安全性漏洞、遺漏或丟失傳輸資訊的情況。

金拓不保證網站的內容或服務適用於加拿大以外所有的司法管轄區。請留意您的國家所適用的法律法規。

4. 責任範圍

4.1. 保密性和安全性

金拓堅持以最高安全措施確保您的資料得到有效保護,免受盜竊、丟失和破壞,並確保您在我們伺服器上的資料不被誤用和更改。然而,若您通過公用或不安全的電腦終端登錄帳戶,或您選擇共用您的用戶名和密碼(電子識別資訊“Electronic Identification Information”),金拓不能保證您資料的安全性。 金拓尊重您的隱私(參見金拓隱私政策 )。然而,互聯網上未受保護的通訊資訊(例如電子郵件或行動電話)是不被保密和不安全的,也許會被截獲、丟失或更改。我們強烈建議您在與金拓進行任何未受保護的通訊中不要含有私人敏感資訊,包括(但不限於)帳號、餘額、密碼、電子識別資訊等。 金拓不對任何由您或金拓發起的任何電子郵件通訊、文本通訊或其它類似未受保護的通訊方式擔負任何責任。對於這類通訊所造成的任何損害,金拓將不予負責。

金拓不對任何由您或金拓發起的任何電子郵件通訊、文本通訊或其它類似未受保護的通訊方式擔負任何責任。對於這類通訊所造成的任何損害,金拓將不予負責。

4.2. 免責

與網站內容或服務有關、與您使用或無法使用網站內容或服務有關、與連結到協力廠商網站有關的任何情況,無論是否因金拓錯誤或疏忽、無論金拓是否知道可能會招致這類損失或損害,而導致的任何損失或損害,包括任何直接、間接、特殊、偶然、隨即發生的懲罰性賠償或任何其他損失或損害(包括利潤損失或存款損失),金拓在任何情況下都不予負責。

4.3. 不可抗力

金拓不因火災、電腦病毒、網路故障、電腦硬體故障、爆炸、洪水、閃電、恐怖活動、戰爭、叛亂、暴亂、破壞、政府當局的命令或要求、立法變化、罷工、封鎖、各種勞資糾紛、超出合理控制的事件等原因沒能履行義務而承擔責任,但金拓會使用合理的商業手段,使這類事件造成的危險或損失最小化。

5. 您的責任與義務

5.1 遵守

您有責任遵守網站或任何服務接入處的管轄地區的所有法律,您始終單獨有責任獲取這樣的管轄地區當局機構所要求的任何授權。

5.2 使用

您同意使用網站和服務只用於網站使用條款所許可的目的,以及只用於可能遵從的條款、條件、政策、法律公告和免責聲明所許可的目的。

5.3註冊和帳戶

您也許要註冊或開戶以便使用網站上提供的某些服務。要是您選擇為上述服務而註冊或開戶,您就同意向金拓提供準確、完整的最新資訊,並且按要求定期更新所要求的資訊。

無論以何種方式登錄帳戶,您有責任確保您帳戶所顯示資訊的準確性,若您發現某個交易或帳戶餘額不準確,或您懷疑您的電子識別資訊(Electronic Identification Information)被未授權使用,必須立刻通知金拓。若您公開您的金拓帳號,並允許未授權使用您的電子識別資訊,金拓將不予負責。

5.4保護電子識別資訊

您有義務確保您的電子識別資訊處於保密狀態,為您的電子識別資訊及其所有元件保密,並避免未授權使用。

5.5 客戶責任

金拓不對確保電子識別資訊及其元件使用者的真實身份承擔任何責任。
在您發現並通知金拓上述5.3所述的未授權使用後,您將不對所發生的電子識別資訊的未授權使用負責。.

5.6賠償

您同意保護金拓及其隸屬機構和相關人員(包括每個辦公室職員、董事、雇員、顧問和代理)免於賠償和承擔責任,免於承受由於下述原因帶來的任何索賠要求: (a)您違背了任意一條網站使用條款或網站上其他條款、條件、政策、法律公告和免責聲明; (b)您接入或使用網站和服務; (c)您使用、發佈、交流、傳輸網站內容或服務。 對於任何賠償事宜,Kitco保留獨家全權處理的權利, 您同意對避免索賠的任何合理要求進行完全合作。

6. 智慧財產權

在網站或任何服務中使用的所有智慧財產權包括但不限於商標、服務標章、商品名稱、版權和其它權利,是並將一直是金拓的獨有財產。

金拓提供的所有內容是金拓保密和專有資訊的一部分。在接入網站或任何服務時,嚴禁對其拷貝、複製、再版、儲備、轉輸、更改、修改、散佈、做公共用途,並且嚴禁利用金拓使用的任何軟體創造衍生產品、逆向工程、反彙編或試圖定位原始程式碼,除非得到金拓的明確授權。

7. 協力廠商網站連結

網站或服務可能連結至協力廠商網站,使您能直接訪問這些網站,或可能包含其它網站的資訊。金拓提供這些連結的目的是為讀者提供方便,而不是對任何協力廠商的資訊、意見、建議、服務或產品表示認可,除非另外特別說明。

沒有金拓預先的書面同意,您不能在網站和其它網站之間創建連結。除非另外特別確認,這類連結不能暗示金拓以任何方式與之有關, 或金拓認可其內容。您承認並同意金拓可以在任何時候全權處理連結的移除。

對於任何協力廠商網站連結到金拓網站或從金拓網站連結到協力廠商網站的情況,任何連結到協力廠商網站的內容,或從協力廠商網站的內容連結到金拓任何網站,金拓對此不承擔任何責任。

8. 下載,軟體和應用

金拓也許會提供從本網站或從協力廠商網站下載應用程式的服務(“下載服務”)。任何下載服務都是金拓及其附屬機構和相關公司的版權作品,版權歸出品方所有。

金拓允許您個人使用金拓獨家的下載服務,但不可轉讓該服務,且只能作為您個人的非商業用途,不得進行任何修改。

您承認並同意下載服務受到版權法的保護,嚴格禁止拷貝、轉賣、反彙編、重新發佈或篡改下載服務。

您承認並同意您有責任去審查、評估下載服務和下載過程中提供的其他相關服務, 與下載和使用下載服務相關的所有風險都由您個人承擔。對於下載或使用過程中所碰到的任何後果,金拓及其附屬機構和相關公司將不承擔任何責任。

9.修改

金拓保留在任何時候不作通知的情況下自行增加、移除或更改這些網站使用條款的權利。網站使用條款在網站上一經發佈,任何變更立即生效,除非另外特別說明。請定時重閱這些網站使用條款。在這類更改刊登後,您繼續使用網站任何服務將意味著您接受這些變更。

金拓還保留在任何時候不作通知的情況下單方面修改或撤銷網站上提供的任意資訊、產品或服務相關資訊的權利。

10. 雜項

10.1 使用的法律和司法權

網站使用條款的解釋是根據魁北克省和加拿大的法律,並受其約束。因使用網站任何服務的所產生的問題或爭端,協議雙方必需受制於魁北克省法庭的非專屬性管轄權,除非進行另外特別聲明。

10.2語言

網站使用條款分為中、英文兩個版本,二者如有抵觸,以英文版本為准。

10.3 隱私

金拓尊重您的隱私。請點擊隱私政策查看具體內容。

 

 

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