You agree to the following conditions of use (the "conditions")
by using this Web site:
The conditions apply to the entire Web site of the British Columbia
Investment Management Corporation (bcIMC). Specific conditions may
appear on different pages of this Web site. Those conditions are
additional to, and not in substitution for the conditions.
This site is designed to provide general information about the bcIMC.
Because bcIMC is an institutional investor, much of the information
on this site relates to the performance of Canadian and international
stock markets, fixed income investments, short-term money markets
and other securities. While we try to post accurate information,
we cannot guarantee that the information on this site is accurate,
complete or current. You should not rely on the information on this
site without verifying its accuracy through other sources. bcIMC
does not provide financial planning or other investment-related
services to consumers or other private investors. The content of
this site is provided for informational purposes only. It is not
provided as investment, tax, banking, accounting, legal or other
professional, investment or financial advice. And it is not meant
to be used as research into financial or investment planning decisions.
If you are looking for these types of services or research you should
seek the advice of a qualified professional or visit a Web site
that offers these services and research.
bcIMC does not assume responsibility for errors or omissions in
this Web site and is not liable for direct, indirect, special, incidental,
consequential, or other damages anyone may suffer in connection
with, or based on, use of this Web site. This includes damages relating
to loss of information or programs, lost profits or business interruption,
and applies regardless of bcIMC being advised of the possibility
of such damages.
No Warranties or Guarantees
bcIMC makes no representation, warranty or guarantee that this Web
site is complete, accurate, up to date or free from viruses or other
items of any kind that may be destructive. The information contained
in this Web site, and the site itself, are provided "as is" without
warranty of any kind, whether express or implied. Any implied warranties
are expressly disclaimed.
This Web site has been developed by and is the property of bcIMC.
Applicable copyright laws protect this Web site. Except for reasonable
copying, printing or downloading for the private use of the user
of this site, or as specifically authorized by this site, a user
may not copy, redistribute, reproduce, republish, download, upload,
sell, transmit or distribute any information found on the pages
of this site, without the prior written consent of bcIMC. The corporation
does not waive any of its proprietary rights in respect of this
site including, without limitation copyrights, trademarks and other
intellectual property rights.
Confidentiality and Privacy
Transmissions made to bcIMC through the Internet are not secure
and therefore the confidentiality of a transmission cannot be assured.
The British Columbia Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy
Act applies to bcIMC. Accordingly, any personal information collected
will only be used by authorized staff of bcIMC in order to fulfil
the purpose for which the information was collected or for a use
consistent with that purpose. Personal information is not disclosed
to other public bodies or individuals by bcIMC except as may be
authorized by law.
When you visit this Web site, the bcIMC Web server automatically
collects a limited amount of information essential for the operation
and security of this site. Some of this information (e.g. browser
type) does not identify who you are, while other information, such
as your Internet domain name or IP address may identify you. The
extent of personal identification depends, in large part, on the
"naming standards" followed by your Internet Service Provider.