Terms of Service

These terms of use (“Agreement”) and our Privacy Policy set out the terms that apply when using www.dealindex.co (“Website”) and in using the Website you agree to be bound by these terms. This Agreement is effective from your first visit to the Website.

1. Definitions

1.1.“Crowdfunding” means the practice of funding a project or venture by raising money through a large number of people, typically on the internet.
1.2.“DealIndex” means DealIndex Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with registered number 9100887 and registered address Kemp House, 152 City Road, London EC1V 2NX. DealIndex operates the Website and makes the Website available to Users. References to “we”, “us” or “our” shall refer to DealIndex.
1.3.“User” means any person that accesses the Website and is therefore bound by this Agreement. References to “you” and “your” shall be interpreted accordingly.

2. Website Access

2.1.Use of the Website is limited to persons that are eighteen years or older and you are required to confirm your age during registration.
2.2.Your username and password are not transferable and you are responsible for all activity undertaken on your username. You shall not use your username to impersonate another person.

3. Services and Payments

3.1. 3.1. The Website is a data aggregation service that enables Users to identify and analyse Crowdfunding opportunities (“Deals”)globally. In relation to the USA, the Website only aggregates Deals that fall within Rule 506(c), Regulation D, Securities Act 1933.
3.2. You may not use the Website to engage in any harmful, defamatory, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise unlawful activity, or to disrupt, modify or reverse engineer the Website as determined in our sole discretion.
3.3. We may charge you for the services accessed through the Website. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are non-refundable.

4. Disclaimers and Risk Warnings

4.1 DealIndex is not a Crowdfunding platform and does not undertake any advisory, brokerage or promotional services for financial services and/or investments. We do not recommend, promote or endorse any Crowdfunding projects or undertake any due diligence on any company represented on the Website. It is your sole responsibility to assess the accuracy, completeness or appropriateness of any Crowdfunding project.
4.2. Links on our Website will take you to third-party websites and it is your sole responsibility to check the terms and content of those websites. DealIndex accepts no liability for any loss or damages that you may suffer or incur as a result of using third-party websites linked to the Website.
4.3. Users accept that investing in Crowdfunding projects through third-party websites is a high risk activity and may involve illiquidity, dilution or loss of the entire investment and should only be undertaken by sophisticated investors capable of making these decisions.

5. Cancellation

5.1. We reserve the right to withdraw, restrict or amend access to the Website at any time and without notice, including for maintenance activity. You may terminate your account by following the instructions on the Website.
5.2. The following clauses shall survive termination of this Agreement: Clause 4–Disclaimer and Risk Warnings, Clause 6 – Intellectual Property Rights, Clause 7 – Warranties, Clause 8 – Limitation of Liability and Clause 9 – Miscellaneous.

6. Intellectual Property Rights

6.1. All intellectual property rights (“IPR”) including all copyright and design rights, patents, logos, business names, service marks and trademarks, database rights, software and domain names (whether registered or unregistered) relating to the Website (including its underlying code, software, data and content) belong to DealIndex, its affiliates or its partners. Except as permitted under the principle of “fair use”, you must not reproduce, copy, distribute, store or in any other fashion re-use material without advance written consent from DealIndex.
6.2. If you submit IPR (“User IP”) you are solely responsible for ensuring all applicable laws, regulations and codes of practice are complied with and the rights of third parties are respected. You shall indemnify us in respect of any losses, damages, costs and expenses suffered or incurred as a result of any claim or action based on User IP, your use of the Website and its contents and/or your breach of this Agreement or Privacy Policy. You shall be liable for any actions of a third party accessing the Website through your username.
6.3. You may not automatically or manually collect or copy any data or other materials from the Website, including using crawlers or screen scraping programmes, without the explicit advance written consent of DealIndex. We reserve the right to request removal of any link to the Website.
6.4. Each party shall comply with all legislation and regulations relating to data protection, including (without limitation) the Data Protection Act 1988 and all other industry guidelines (whether statutory or non-statutory) or codes of practice issued by the Information Commissioner or similar regulator relating to the processing of personal data or privacy. For further details, please see our Privacy Policy

7. Warranties

7.1. Unless otherwise stated in this Agreement, all express and implied representations and warranties are excluded, including with regards to the availability and/or operation of the Website, the accuracy, truthfulness and/or completeness of the data and other Website contents, and the Website’s fitness for a particular purpose. The Website is provided “as-is”and “as available” and any content, data or other material accessed through the Website is purely at your own risk.

8. Limitation of Liability

8.1. Nothing in this Agreement shall exclude or in any way limiteither party’s liability for fraud or for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or any other liability to the extent such liability may not be excluded or limited as a matter of law. In no event shall DealIndex be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages, or damages for loss of profits, revenue, data, or use, incurred by you or any third party, whether in contract or tort, even if foreseeable, foreseen or known. Our maximum aggregate liability under or in connection with this Agreement whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, will in no circumstances exceed £100.

9. Miscellaneous

9.1. Communications:All communications related to use of the Website shall be electronic (which may include posting on the Website) and in English
9.2. Force Majeure:DealIndex shall not be liable for any failure to perform or delay in performance of any of its obligations under this Agreement caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control, including third party equipment failure, communications network failure, power failure, natural events, acts of war, or legal restrictions and censorship.
9.3. Waiver and Severability:Failure or delay by us in exercising any rights or remedy under this Agreement shall not operate as a waiver of any such right or remedy. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, such provision shall be amended only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable, and such unenforceability shall not affect other provisions of this Agreement.
9.4. Non-assignment:You shall not assign, transfer or otherwise dispose of this Agreement or any rights or duties hereunder without the prior written consent of DealIndex.
9.5. Relationship:You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and DealIndex as a result of this Agreement or your access to and use of the Website. Users are not clients of ours but may become clients of the Crowdfunding sites we feature.
9.6. Revisions: This Agreement may be revised by us at any time (“Revised Agreement”) and your continued use of the Website shall constitute your acceptance of the Revised Agreement. If you do not accept the Revised Agreement, you may cease using the Website.
9.7. Entire Agreement:This Agreement and the Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between the parties, and supersede any and all agreements and terms, whether written or oral, implied or explicit, and may only be amended or modified by a written agreement by both parties.
9.8. Governing Law and Jurisdiction:This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of England and the parties consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

10. Contacting Us

10.1. If you have any comments, queries or complaints about the Website, please contact us as follows:
Email: legal@dealindex.co
Legal Department
DealIndex Limited
Kemp House
152 City Road
London EC1V 2NX

LAST UPDATED: 28 May 2015


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