Website Terms and conditions

Privacy and website policy

MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd and its employees respect your privacy. The protection of your personal information is of the utmost importance to us. In the interests of ensuring that users of this website are adequately protected when supplying personal information, MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd voluntarily subscribes to the principles outlined in Section 51 of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act.

Your personal information will not be collected, processed or disclosed by MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd without your express written consent, unless MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd is legally obliged to do so.

Your personal information will only be electronically requested, collected, processed or stored by MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd if it is lawful to do so.

Should your personal information be required, MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd will disclose to you in writing the specific purpose for which it is needed. Furthermore, MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd will not disclose your personal information for any purpose other than the one disclosed to you, nor will it disclose any of your personal information to a third party without your express written consent, unless it is required by law.

MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd will keep a record of your personal information and the purpose for which it was used. The company will take all reasonable steps to ensure your personal information is kept confidential and secure by storing it on a secure database.

MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd keeps all financial information that it records strictly confidential and will not disclose it to any third party that has no right or title to such information.

This website is secured by the most advanced internet technologies currently available. However, your use of this website is solely at your own risk.

The MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd website may make use of cookie and tracking technology, whereby information that you send while on the website is saved on your hard drive and the MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd website will know who you are when you next visit. This technology is useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, for tracking the number of visitors to a website and understanding how visitors use the website. Personal information cannot be collected via cookie technology.

MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd may use your information for marketing purposes and may send you promotional material or details that it thinks may be of interest to you. You will, however, always be given the option to instruct the company to refrain from doing so and to have it remove your details from its mailing list.

MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd may record or monitor telephone calls or instructions it receives from clients and prospective clients to improve service levels and to help the company identify any potentially fraudulent behaviour. The company will treat all information received in this manner in accordance with its policy on privacy.

The content on this website, including all registered and unregistered trademarks constitute MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd’s intellectual property or the intellectual property of third parties licenced to, used or held by the company. You may not copy, reproduce, display or use any intellectual property in any manner whatsoever without our prior written permission. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any licence or right of use of any intellectual property. All rights not expressly granted are reserved.

Information transmitted via the Internet may be susceptible to monitoring and interception. You bear all risk of transmitting information in this manner. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd shall not be liable for any loss, harm or damage suffered by you as a result of transmitting information to it. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd reserves the right to request independent verification of any information transmitted via e-mail. Any unsolicited confidential or proprietary information sent to MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd via the Internet cannot be guaranteed to remain confidential.

No offer

No information contained on this website is to be used or construed by you as an offer to sell and/or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities and/or any other financial product of any nature. All services offered by MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd are subject to completion of the necessary application forms and agreements, as required by law. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd reserves the right in its sole discretion to reject any application submitted for services contained on this website without furnishing you with reasons therefore.

Limitation of liability

This website should be used for information purposes only. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd does not warrant the accuracy or reliability of any information contained on this website.

Neither MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd, its affiliates, holding company, subsidiaries or directors, shareholders, agents, consultants or employees shall be liable for any damages or losses suffered by you resulting from your use of this website or the information contained therein, including without limitation any indirect, special or consequential losses whether arising out of contract, delict or equity. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd does not guarantee that this site is free of error or defect or that it is free from computer viruses.

Changes to the terms

MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd may change the website or these terms and conditions at any time. You should thus ensure that you acquaint yourself with the terms and conditions each time you use this website. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd reserves the right to alter or amend any criteria or information set out in this website without notice.

Third-party websites

As a convenience only, this website may contain links to other websites belonging to or operated by third parties. By making these links available, MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd does not endorse third-party websites, their content, products, services or the owners of these third-party websites. It is your responsibility to ensure you obtain any information, which may be relevant to making a decision, and that you read the privacy and security policy on such third-party websites. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd has no control over third-party websites and will not be liable for any loss or damage you suffer, whether directly or indirectly, as a result of your use of third-party websites. You agree that where you access third-party websites you do so entirely at your own risk. No party may establish a hyperlink, frame, meta-tag or similar reference, electronically or otherwise ("linking") to this website or any other subsidiary pages without MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd’s prior written consent, which consent is at the company’s sole discretion. You may apply to establish such a link by submitting a written request. In the event that you have not heard from the company within five working days, please consider your request as rejected.

Disclaimer

This website is intended to provide general information regarding MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd, its products and services. The information contained on this website including all research, opinions or other content is not intended to and does not constitute financial, accounting, tax, legal, investment or other professional advice. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd does not act in any way as a financial adviser and does not hold itself out to be such. Investors are encouraged to obtain independent professional investment advice before investing in any of MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd’s products. Merits of any investment should be carefully considered together with the investor’s specific risk profile and investment objectives.

General

This website is governed by South African legislation and it is subject to the jurisdiction of South African courts. Foreign legislation is applicable where expressly indicated. MET Collective Investments (RF) (Pty) Ltd (Pty) Limited (registration number 1991/003741/07, VAT number 4760149858).