Terms & Conditions

Patron Capital Advisers LLP - Website Terms & Conditions of Use

These Terms

Your access to the website of Patron Capital Advisers LLP ("Patron Capital") hosted at www.patroncapital.com (the "Site") is governed by the Website Terms & Conditions of Use as set out in this document (the "Terms"). Please read the Terms carefully, as if you use the Site, you will be deemed to have accepted them. If you do not agree to the Terms, please leave the Site.

Patron Capital may make changes to the Terms at any time, and will post any amended Terms to the Site. If you continue to use the Site, you will be deemed to have accepted any such amended Terms.

If any part of the Terms is deemed invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, that part shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any of the remainder of the Terms.

Details of Patron Capital

Patron Capital is the investment advisor to the Patron Capital Funds which are managed by general partners. Patron Capital, is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (the "FCA") and is authorised to conduct investment business in the UK.

Registered office address:        1 Vine Street, London W1J 0AH

Registered number:                   OC361119

Patron Capital is a limited liability partnership incorporated and registered in England and Wales.

Purpose and use of the Site

The material displayed on the Site details Patron Capital's activities.

Patron Capital authorises you to view and download the information and materials from the Site. You may not modify the materials on the Site in any way or reproduce or publicly display, publish, perform, distribute, transmit or otherwise use them for any public or commercial purpose. Any use of these materials on any other website or networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.

You must not use the Site for any unlawful or fraudulent purposes, misuse the Site or do anything which causes or contributes to the disruption of the Site or other users' enjoyment of it.

Financial promotion

The Site is a "financial promotion" for the purposes of the FCA rules. The Patron Capital Funds are unregulated collective investment schemes ("UCIS"). This Site is only directed at persons falling within one or more of the following exemptions from the UCIS scheme promotion restriction in section 238 of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000:

(a) investment professionals falling within article 14(5) of the FSMA (Promotion of Collective Investment Schemes) (Exemptions) Order 2001 (the "UCIS Order");

(b) high net worth entities falling within article 22(2) of the UCIS Order; and

(c) any other persons to whom the Patron Capital Funds may be lawfully promoted by Patron Capital in accordance with the UCIS Order and/or the FCA's Conduct of Business Rules.

The Patron Capital Funds are only available to persons falling within the above exemptions. Any persons who do not fall within the above exemptions or who do not have professional experience in participating in UCIS should not rely on the material displayed on the Site.

Other visitors

If you are a person located in any jurisdiction where there are restrictions on the type of person who may access information which relates to investments then, in accessing the Site, you will be representing and warranting to Patron Capital that you are not causing Patron Capital to breach any of those restrictions by you accessing the Site. Patron Capital will rely on your representations and warranties.

Investment Performance information

The Site contains material about the historic performance of investments in which Patron Capital has acted as investment adviser.

The value of an investment may go up as well as down so that an investor's interest, when realised, may be more or less than the original cost. By their nature such investments are only suitable for sophisticated investors who do not require immediate liquidity for their investment and who fully understand and are willing to assume the high risk involved in this type of investment programme.

Site content

The material displayed on the Site 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.

While Patron Capital makes reasonable efforts to obtain information from sources which it believes to be reliable, Patron Capital makes no representation that the information or opinions displayed on the Site are accurate or reliable or complete. The information and opinions displayed on the Site are provided solely for 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 upon in making an investment or other decision.

You must not rely on the information displayed on the Site but must use your own skill and judgment to ascertain whether any product and/or service is of a suitable nature for your need and purpose.

Access to Secure Content

The Site contains copies of documents and other material ("Secure Content") that may be accessed and/or downloaded through a secure portal hosted on the Site by persons that have been granted access to the Secure Content by Patron Capital.

In order to access the Secure Content, you may be asked to provide us with such information as we specify. Your access to Secure Content is subject to these Terms.

In obtaining access to and/or downloading Secure Content, you undertake that:

(a)        you will keep secure and confidential any login details, passwords or codes that may be provided to you by or on behalf of Patron Capital for the purposes of accessing Secure Content (together, "Access Details"); and

(b)        you will keep the Secure Content confidential and not disclose the Secure Content to any other person (other than your professional advisers).

You must not allow any other person to use the Access Details that are made available to you to access the Secure Content.

Patron Capital may disable your access to Secure Content at any time.

Limitations of Liability

Patron Capital excludes any and all other express or implied terms, conditions, warranties, representations and/or endorsements with regard to the Site and/or any information, product and/or service provided on or through the Site. Neither Patron Capital nor any of its affiliates shall be liable for any loss arising directly or indirectly from the use of, or any action taken in reliance on, any information appearing on the Site and in particular, any inadequacies, inaccuracies, or other deficiencies in any information.

Without prejudice to the foregoing, neither Patron Capital nor its affiliates will be liable to you in any circumstances for any of the following types of loss:

(a)        business interruption, loss of business, loss of profits, loss of revenue, damage to goodwill or reputation, loss of anticipated savings, loss of bargain, loss of and/or corruption of data (in each case, whether direct or indirect);

(b)        any loss of any kind resulting from any failure or delay in the delivery of electronic communications, or the interception or manipulation of electronic communications by third parties; or

(c)        punitive, exemplary, special or incidental loss and/or damages,

arising out of your use, or inability to use, the Site and/or your User Account or any information or material displayed on the Site (including any Secure Content).

Patron Capital does not guarantee that the Site is free from viruses and shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused by or arising from a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses, or other technologically harmful material that may infect or corrupt your computer hardware, software, data, devices, or other proprietary material due to your use of the Site or to your downloading of any material posted on the Site (including any Secure Content) or any website linked to the Site.

Nothing in these Terms shall exclude or limit the liability of Patron Capital for death or personal injury caused by Patron Capital's negligence, for fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other matter in respect of which Patron Capital is not permitted by law to exclude or limit its liability, including any breach of any duties owed to clients by Patron Capital under the rules of the FCA.

Links to third party websites

While the Site may contain links to third party websites, neither Patron Capital nor any of its affiliates shall be responsible or liable for the content of any linked websites. Patron Capital provides these links as a convenience and does not endorse the companies or contents of any linked websites. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to the Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.

You must take your own precautions to ensure that linked websites and any content made available on them are free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.

Copyright and other intellectual property rights

The contents of the Site (including all website design, text, photographs, graphics, their selection and arrangement and all software compilations, underlying source code, software and all other material) are the subject of copyright and other intellectual property rights owned by or licensed to Patron Capital and/or its affiliates.

"Patron Capital" and the Patron Capital logo are trade marks or service marks (whether registered or not), of Patron Capital and its affiliates.

Nothing in these Terms or on the Site may be interpreted so as to grant to you, directly or indirectly, the use of a trade mark or service mark reproduced on the Site, or the use of any of the Site's content, without the prior written consent of Patron Capital.

The materials on the Site are protected by intellectual property rights and any unauthorised use of any materials on this Site may violate copyright, trade mark, and/or other laws.

If you breach any of these Terms, your authorisation to use the Site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed materials obtained from the Site.

Privacy and cookie policy

Your personal information and right to privacy is important to Patron Capital. Please review Patron Capital's privacy and cookie policy, which also governs your visit to the Site, in order to understand Patron Capital's information-handling practices.

Governing law

These Terms, any contract arising between you and Patron Capital subject to these Terms, and any dispute or claim arising out of these Terms (including any dispute regarding the existence, validity or formation of a contract under these Terms) shall be governed by the laws of England and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.