No solicitations. Nothing on this website shall be considered a solicitation to buy or an offer to sell, or a recommendation for, a security, or any other product or service, to any person in any jurisdiction where such solicitation, offer, recommendation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the laws of that jurisdiction.
No investment recommendations or professional advice. This website is not intended to provide any tax, legal, or investment advice, and nothing on the website should be construed as a recommendation, by us or any of our sub-advisors, to acquire or dispose of any investment or security, or to engage in any investment strategy or transaction. Unless otherwise specified, you alone are solely responsible for determining whether any investment, security or strategy or any other product or service, is appropriate or suitable for you based on your investment objectives and personal and financial situation. You should consult a lawyer or tax professional regarding your specific legal or tax situation.
Please read the prospectus or offering memorandum and any related offering documentation carefully before you invest in any of our funds.
Collecting, Using and Disclosing Information
We will limit the personal information we collect to what we need for the purposes for which it was collected, and will use such personal information for such purposes. If you consent, we may also use personal information we collect to provide you with information on products, services and events that we or third parties offer that we believe may be of interest to you. If we wish to use your personal information for any other purpose, we will obtain your consent before using the information.
We make use of Google Analytics and log file analysis. A description of how Google Analytics collects and processes data is set out in “How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps”, (located at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/).
Please note that we have also implemented the following specific Google Analytics Advertising Features:
- Remarketing with Google Analytics
- Google Display Network Impression Reporting
- Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting
- Integrated services that require Google Analytics to collect data via advertising cookies and identifiers.
Such data may be used for communications and information technology statistical purposes, audit and evaluation, research, marketing, planning and reporting.
Also, as a result of us enabling the Advertising Reporting Features, in addition to collecting the information it normally does, Google Analytics collects information via its Google advertising cookies: see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2444872#web.
Should you wish to opt out of the Google Analytics advertising features, you may do so at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/
Storing of Information and Restricting Access
We may store your personal information (in encrypted form where we believe it to be highly sensitive) in electronic databases or e-mail boxes hosted by us or our Service Providers, for periods of time and with safeguards that we believe are reasonable depending on the nature and sensitivity of the information. Our employees and Service Providers will have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their job functions.
Sphere Investments™ cannot provide assurance that the personal information we collect will remain free from loss, interception, misuse or alteration by third parties and Sphere Investments™ shall have no liability for any loss, interception, misuse or alteration.
Automatic Collection of Information
We may collect certain information automatically when you visit our website, open our emails or click on our advertisements. This type of information may include, but is not limited to: your Internet protocol (IP) address, the type of Internet browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using, the advertisement or domain name of the website from which you linked to this website, when you open emails we send you, your location and the date, time and duration of your visit. We use this information to better understand our users and how they use our services, to improve our products, services, website and user experience, and to tailor our marketing efforts.
We may use web beacons to count visitors to our website, monitor traffic patterns, understand how users come to our site, and improve site performance. We use this information to measure the effectiveness of our content and other offerings.
We may combine this information with personal information that you provide or that we collect in order to better understand your needs and preferences, improve our business, products and services, optimize your experience when you interact with us and tailor our marketing communications.
We may also disclose your personal information for other purposes with your consent, or where permitted or required by law.
Respecting and Responding to Your Privacy Concerns
You have the option to refuse or withdraw consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information. You may also request access to or correction of your personal information.
If you wish to exercise any of these options or if you have any questions or enquiries regarding our privacy policies or procedures, please provide written notice to our Compliance Officer at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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You can opt out of receiving communications from us at any time by following the unsubscribe link contained within communications from Sphere Investment Management Inc. or by writing to our Compliance Officer at: Sphere Investment Management Inc., 161 Bay Street, Suite 2820, Toronto, ON, M5J 2S1. E-mail: email@example.com.
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Sphere either owns the intellectual property rights in the underlying HTML, text, images, and other content that is made available to you on this website, or has obtained the permission of the owner of the intellectual property in such content to use the content on this website.
You may not reproduce, distribute, publish, disseminate, sell, circulate the content received through this website to anyone without the express prior written consent of Sphere without limitation, you may not post any content from this website to electronic bulletin boards, mail lists, newsgroups without the prior consent of Sphere Investments™, and links to and frames of this site are strictly forbidden.
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Limitation of liability
Sphere is not responsible in any manner for direct, indirect, special, incidental, economic, or consequential damages, howsoever caused, arising out of the use of this website. Your use of this website is at your own risk.
Information contained herein is only intended for general information purposes only and is subject to change without notice. Such information does not constitute an offer to buy, sell or solicit sales to anyone in any jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not authorized or to any person whom it is unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation. The information is current as of the date indicated on the site and Sphere Investments™ assumes no obligation to update the information or advise on further developments relating to the securities mentioned at this site. This website is not intended to provide advice of any kind, including without limitation, investment, financial, or legal advice.
Forward Looking Statements
This website contains Forward Looking statements, including but not limited to comments regarding predictions and projections. Forward Looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.