This website (hereinafter the "Website") is published and managed by AXA Investment Managers GS Limited, 7 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7NX, authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, and registered in England and Wales under company number 03601496.
The representative office of AXA IM in Sweden can be contacted as follows:
- by mail: Biblioteksgatan 11 PO Box 7745 · 10395 Stockholm
- by phone: +46 8 402 7561
- by e-mail: webmaster-UK@axa-im.com
Head of publication and Head of Redaction: Joseph PINTO, Global COO
The Website is hosted by AXA Group Solutions
World Trade Center, Almeda Park, Edificio 6, planta 2 - Plaza de la Pau, s/n - 08940 Cornellà de Llobregat - Spain
Tel: +34 902 01 30 12
The purpose of this Website is to provide information about the asset management business and expertises of the AXA IM Group, a leading global asset manager with operating entities located in more than 20 countries (including AXA IM).
This Website also gives information on the AXA IM Group cross-border ranges of products and, in particular on Luxembourg-domiciled products managed by AXA Funds Management S.A., a Portfolio Management Company authorized by the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) and on Irish-domiciled products organized under the form of a unit trust and managed by AXA Rosenberg Management Ireland Limited, a Portfolio Management Company authorized by the Central Bank of Ireland.
Please note that for information on local investment products and services offered by the AXA IM Group, you must visit the following websites. WARNING: by clicking on the links below you will leave this Website and any information which you access will be the sole responsibility of the site visited.
Please note that in any case, subscription shall be based solely on such relevant documentation to be provided to the subscribers prior to their investment.
Any funds and securities referred to in the Website (except for those appearing after redirection to www.axa-im-usa.com are not available for offer in the United States or to U.S. persons (as defined in Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933). If you are a U.S. person, please visit our USA website at www.axa-im-usa.com.
In any case, it is reminded that subscription shall be based solely on such relevant documentation to be provided to the subscribers prior to their investment. Likewise, it is recalled that past performance is not a guide to future performance.
When you use this Website, you also accept that such use and any information on the Website will be governed by French law and that any dispute arising out of or in connection with the use of this Website or the information on it will be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the French courts.
Information given for purely informative purposes
All data and information featured on this Website are provided by AXA IM for purely informative purposes. Such data and information do not represent, or be construed as representing, a solicitation, an offer, or a recommendation by AXA IM to buy or sell an investment or to take part in any other transaction. It cannot either be construed as an investment advice from AXA IM or any other affiliated companies and has no legal or contractual value.
Some sections of this Website contain information, studies, analyses and comments on investment strategies, financial markets, economic trends, etc. This information is aimed solely at professionals and is not aimed at individuals.
Information on this website has been obtained from reputable, reliable sources, but neither AXA IM nor any affiliated companies provide any warranties or guarantees over its accuracy.
More generally, despite the efforts made by AXA IM to gather and confirm all information, AXA IM cannot give any representation, warranty or undertaking of any nature, whether express or implied, as to the accuracy, up-to-date character, completeness or in general terms the quality or reliability of the information available on the Website. This information may be withdrawn or amended at any time without notice.
In this respect, you agree that AXA IM is not liable towards the user, so far as this is permitted under French law, for any direct or indirect consequences arising out of or in connection with the use of such information.
Personal data protection
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Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Personal Data (the "Data")
When consulting this website, AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) collects your Data, specifically your IP address and, where applicable, your first name, surname and email address via forms. AXA IM, as data controller, undertakes that the collection and handling of this Data for information or external communication purposes shall comply with legal and regulatory provisions.
All the Data collected will be processed confidentially by AXA IM in accordance with applicable laws and regulations by:
- The authorised people of AXA IM's information and external communications department,
- The authorised people of subsidiaries, partners and service providers of AXA IM Group in order that they may complete the tasks entrusted to them.
The international nature of AXA IM Group therefore implies that the communication of nominative information may involve the transfer of this information between countries that are not members of the European Economic Area (Area), with these countries applying different Data protection legislation to countries within the European Union.
AXA IM may also assign certain services to providers located outside the European Economic Area (Canada, Hong Kong) for the performance of limited IT services (IT support and maintenance for reading and entering data). A framework agreement shall define the performance and security conditions incumbent upon service providers and standard contractual clauses, as per the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which shall govern the transfer of Data to an AXA Group subsidiary in Hong Kong.
To ensure that personal data is protected, European Model Clauses and Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) are used in all agreements with AXA entities located outside the European Economic Area. You can obtain a copy of them by sending a request to the Global Data Protection Officer (DPO) of AXA IM at the following address: email@example.com.
AXA IM shall only keep your Data for the time period required to complete the operations for the reasons for which the Data was collected, and this in accordance with the legal regulations in force, i.e. for one year.
In accordance with applicable laws and regulations, you have the right to access, to rectify, to erase, to restrict the processing, to oppose on legitimate grounds relate to your personal data. You may exercise these rights by addressing an email to the Global DPO of AXA IM at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to the AXA IM Data Protection Department at the following address: AXA Investment Managers, Tour Majunga, La Défense 9, 6 place de la Pyramide, 92800 Puteaux.
You also have the right to give directives regarding the retention, deletion and communication of these personal data in the event of your death.
We take your request very seriously and we do our best to provide you with a satisfactory answer. If for any reason, we failed to respond to the above request, be informed that you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority.
Hypertext links/Use of links
No hypertext link to this Website may be set up without the prior written consent of AXA IM. This condition applies regardless of the type of link used.
AXA IM may authorise some links to exist between this Website and other third party sites that are beyond its control. By permitting such links however, AXA IM makes no representation as to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or suitability of the informationon the third party sites and does not accept any responsibility with regards to the content, services, products or materials offered on these sites.
Intellectual property/copyright and trademarks
This Website is protected by French laws and international agreements on intellectual property.
All intellectual and other property information contained in this Website shall continue to be held by the AXA IM Group and no rights of any kind in it shall pass to the users.
The reproduction, representation, distribution (by electronic or any other means), amendment, or use of all or part of the form or content of this Website, through any medium, for public or commercial use, is therefore strictly forbidden, unless AXA IM has given its prior written consent.
You may however copy pages and/or sections of this Website for your own private use only, provided that you do not remove any copyright or other notices relating to intellectual property. None of these elements or information may be resold or redistributed in any way.
The name "AXA Investment Managers" and all associated logos are trademarks that have been registered by AXA IM or its affiliated companies. The reproduction, removal, reuse or modification in any way of the distinctive signs found on the pages of this Website is forbidden.
Non-liability of AXA IM for usage of the Website
Users are solely responsible for any consequences of access to this website and use of any content found herein.
As a consequence, neither AXA IM, nor any of its affiliates, directors, officers or employees can be held responsible for any direct or indirect damage arising out of or in connection with such access or use, in particular but not limited to any damage caused by the interruption, withdrawal or malfunctions of the Website, in particular in the event of maintenance or restoration of the servers, a technical fault of the servers, overloading of the network, a cut in the telephone line, error, negligence or fault of the internet access providers, of a third party or of clients, or an internet-borne virus.
In addition, users of this Website agree that the Internet is not a secure medium for communication of information and that AXA IM will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information made available through this Website.
All complaints can be submitted in writing free of charge at the company AXA Investment Managers Deutschland GmbH, FAO: Compliance Office, Thurn-und-Taxis-Platz 6, 60313 Frankfurt am Main..
AXA Investment Managers has joined the arbitration body “Ombudsstelle für Investmentfonds” of the German Investment Funds Association (BVI).
Retail clients have the option to call for this arbitration body for the settlement of disputes with the company. Disputes arising in connection with the provisions of the German Capital Investment Code (Kapitalanlagegesetzbuch) can be resolved here by an independent and neutral arbitrator. Further details are determined in the rules of procedure of the arbitration body for investment funds of the BVI („Verfahrensordnung der Ombudsstelle für Investmentfonds des BVI"). Applications for arbitration must be sent in writing to the office of the arbitration body of the BVI, residing Unter den Linden 42, 10117 Berlin, Germany. You can find further information relating to the arbitration body for investment funds and its procedures at http://www.ombudsstelle-investmentfonds.de/.
Please contact us first in case of problems, before you initiate a proceeding at the arbitration body for investment funds. So much can be cleared on this way. We are happy to help you.
As regards disputes arising in connection with the provisions of the German Civil Code (Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch) regarding distance selling contracts for financial services (Fernabsatzverträge über Finanzdienstleistungen) the parties involved can also contact the arbitration body of the German Central Bank (Deutsche Bundesbank), Postfach 11 12 32, 60047 Frankfurt, Germany, Tel.: +4969/2388-1907 or – 1906, Fax: +4969/2388-1919, email@example.com.
The right to call the ordinary courts of law remains unaffected.
Furthermore it is recalled, that the AXA Investment Managers Deutschland GmbH is not willing or obliged to participate to other dispute resolutions before a consumer arbitration board according to the German law on alternative dispute resolutions (Verbraucherstreitbeilegungsgesetz).