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Legal Notice


Please read the following information carefully. The products and services described on these website pages including the section described as "Global Private Equity" and the section described as "Global Debt Management" and all sub-sections therein (together the "CVC Website") are provided by each of CVC Capital Partners SICAV-FIS S.A. and its subsidiaries and affiliates (together "CVC") and CVC Credit Partners LP and its subsidiaries and affiliates (together "CVC Credit Partners") (CVC and CVC Credit Partners together, "we" or "us") in accordance with the following terms and conditions of use. By accessing the CVC Website, you confirm you understand and accept the terms and conditions of use and the regulatory requirements governing the use of the CVC Website.



Terms and Conditions of Use


Use of the CVC Website

The entire content of this CVC Website is subject to copyright with all rights reserved. You may download or print out a hard copy of individual pages and/or sections of the CVC Website, provided that you do not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices. Any downloading or otherwise copying from the CVC Website will not transfer title to any software or material to you. If you print off, copy or download any part of the CVC Website in breach of these terms and conditions of use, your right to use the CVC Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. 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, link into or use for any public or commercial purpose or in any way exploit the whole or any part of the CVC Website without the prior written permission of CVC in the case of the Global Private Equity website pages and CVC Credit Partners in the case of the Global Debt Management website pages. CVC reserves all rights with respect to copyright and trademark ownership of all material on the CVC Website. You may not use the CVC Website in any way that is fraudulent or unlawful. By using the CVC Website you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions of use.

No offer: The CVC Website 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.


No reliance

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


No warranty and limitations of liability

The CVC Website is provided "as is" and we give no warranties of any kind express or implied in respect thereof. Specifically, without limitation, we do not warrant that: you will be able to use the CVC Website or that it will continue to be made available in its current or any other form; the CVC Website or any software or material of whatsoever nature available on or downloaded from it will be free from viruses or defects, compatible with your equipment or fit for any purpose. It is your responsibility to: use anti-virus software on any software or other material that you may download from the CVC Website and to ensure compatibility of such software or material with your equipment; check any content or information published on the CVC Website is accurate or complete. The editorial content of any other website to which you have gained access by means of any hyperlinks published on the CVC Website remains the sole responsibility of the provider of that other website.

Except as expressly set out in these terms and conditions of use, all warranties, conditions and representations expressed or implied by statute, common law or otherwise (including, without limitation, warranties as to satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose or skill and care) are hereby excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

We will not (subject only to the exclusion provisions below) be liable to you, whether for negligence, breach of contract or otherwise, for any loss or damage of whatsoever nature suffered by you (including, without limitation, direct loss or damage, indirect or consequential loss or damage, loss of goodwill, loss of business opportunity, loss of data or loss of profit), arising from: any computer virus or other bug transmitted through the CVC Website; your use or inability to use the CVC Website at any time and any error in the provision of the CVC Website; your use of or reliance on other websites to which you have gained access by means of hyperlinks published on the CVC Website; any inaccurate information published on the CVC Website; your failure to comply with any laws or regulations that are applicable to you; or your reliance on any information published on the CVC Website. You should note specifically that information might be published on the CVC Website about investments that may not be appropriate for your specific purposes or circumstances.

Nothing in these terms and conditions of use shall operate to exclude or restrict our liability for either fraud, death or personal injury resulting from our, or our employees', negligence or any duty or liability CVC Capital Partners Limited, CVC Credit Partners Limited or CVC Credit Partners Investment Management Limited may have to a client under the UK regulatory system (within the meaning of the Financial Conduct Handbook Definitions).


Material interests

CVC and/or its directors, officers and employees may have or have had interests or positions or traded in relevant securities. CVC Credit Partners and/or its directors, officers and employees may have or have had interests or positions or traded in relevant securities or interests in a collateral debt obligation. Furthermore, such entities or persons may have or have had a relationship with or may provide or have provided corporate finance or other services to or serve or have served as directors of relevant companies.


Linked sites

When you access certain links in the CVC Website you may leave the CVC Website. We have not reviewed any of the websites linked to the CVC Website and do not endorse or accept any responsibility for the content of such websites, nor the products or services or other items described on such websites, nor the data protection practices of or policies on such websites which you access at your own risk and CVC is not responsible for damages or losses caused by any inaccuracy or omissions in the information or content of such websites, whether actual or consequential.


Investment performance

If and to the extent that the CVC Website contains information about the performance of investments previously made by funds managed or advised by a CVC Entity you should be aware that this information has not been audited or verified by an independent party, past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance and future investments may not achieve the same level of returns as previous investments. The value of investments may fall as well as rise and investors may not get back the amount invested. Changes in rates of foreign exchange may cause the value of the investments to go up or down.


No privacy

Information posted on the CVC Website may be accessible to third parties by means of the Internet or otherwise. You should have no expectation of privacy with respect to any communications on or through the CVC Website. Please do not transmit any confidential information to or through the CVC Website. You acknowledge that communications transmitted by means of the CVC Website are public and not private communications.


No private customers

Investments or investment services advertised on the CVC Website are not available to private customers in the UK and should not be relied on by private customers in the UK. The CVC Website is directed only at professional clients (within the meaning of the Financial Conduct Authority Handbook Definitions) and that any services provided by any member of either the CVC or CVC Credit Partners group will only be available to such professional clients. No-one else should act on or otherwise rely on any information in it.


Local regulatory restrictions

The CVC Website is not directed at any person in any jurisdiction where (by reason of that person's nationality, residence or otherwise) the publication or availability of the CVC Website is prohibited or which would subject us to any registration or other requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Specifically, the CVC Website is not directed at any person in the United States of America or Canada. We reserve the right to limit access to the Site to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction. Additionally, the promotion and sale of collective investment schemes may be restricted in your jurisdiction. Persons in respect of whom such prohibitions apply must not access the relevant pages on the CVC Website. Those who access the CVC Website do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws and regulations; legal advice should be sought in cases of doubt.


Security

You should be aware that the Internet, being an open network, is not secure. If you choose to send any electronic communications to us by means of this CVC Website (whether by means of email or otherwise), you do so at your own risk. We cannot guarantee that such communications will not be intercepted or changed or that they will reach the intended recipient safely. We will use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that the CVC Website is reasonably secure. However, we cannot guarantee that any information displayed on the CVC Website has not been interfered with without our consent.


The use of cookies on cvc.com

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. 

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. 

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. 

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

How you can block or remove your cookies?
You have the ability to change the settings on your internet browser to accept all cookies, to notify you when a cookie is set, or not to receive cookies at any time, although this may mean that some services on our sites cannot then be provided to you.

If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies.  

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Safari:
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Opera:
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Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site and you will prevent us from obtaining valuable analytics information that helps us improve the content and functionality of our site.


Severability

If any provision of these terms and conditions of use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you agree that the other provisions of these terms and conditions of use will remain in full force and effect in so far as possible.


Variation

We may revise these terms and conditions of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.


Governing law and jurisdiction

These terms and conditions of use, and all matters connected with them, are governed by the laws of England and Wales. The courts of England have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute, controversy or claim arising from or connected with these terms and conditions of use, including regarding the existence, validity or termination of these terms and conditions of use or consequences of their nullity.

 

REGULATORY INFORMATION

Please click the following for the Pillar 3 Disclosure Documentation:

CVC Credit Partners Limited

CVC Credit Partners Investment Management Limited

 

Please click the following for the Remuneration Code Disclosure Documentation:

CVC Credit Partners Limited

CVC Credit Partners Investment Management Limited

Please click here for the UK Stewardship Code Disclosure Document