Website Terms & Conditions
Boardwalk Alternative Capital Limited, 2nd Floor, The Boardwalk, 21 Little Peter Street, Manchester, M15 4PS is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (‘FCA’) (Firm Reference Number 914892). You can check this on the FCA Register at www.fca.org.uk/register. Boardwalk Alternative Capital Limited is registered in England and Wales, number 09268507, registered office is the same address as above.
This Site is directed at, and intended to be used only by, UK investors who are either Professional clients (as per the FCA’s definitions) or who have self-certified that they are Sophisticated Investors or High Net Worth Individuals. It is not directed at or intended for publication or distribution to any person (natural or legal) in any jurisdiction where doing so would result in contravention of any applicable laws or regulations.
This website is intended to be image advertising. Boardwalk does not provide advice or personal recommendations. Investors are expected to make their own decisions or seek advice from their financial advisor before investing.
Please read these Terms carefully before viewing this Site. They set out the Terms and Conditions on which we make this Site and its content available to you.
By viewing or using this Site you agree that you have read and agree to be bound by these Terms (as amended and posted on this Site from time to time). You may use this Site only if you agree to be bound by these Terms.
Nothing in these Terms shall restrict our duties to you under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.
1 - Definitions
In these Terms, unless the context otherwise requires, the following words have the following meanings: “Boardwalk”, “we”, “us”, “our” is the provider of the boardwalkac.com website.
“you”, “your” refers to you, the client, potential client or any other visitor to the site “FCA” refers to the Financial Conduct Authority. The FCA’s address is: 12 Endeavour Square, London E20 1JN. “Site” refers to all content hosted on this Site. “Terms” refers to these Terms & Conditions.
2 - Terms
2.1 These Terms set out the basis on which you may use the Site, made available to you by Boardwalk. No one else apart from us and you have any rights under, or may enforce, these Terms.
3 - Copyright
3.1 All copyright and other intellectual property rights in the information, design, text and graphics of the Site, and the selection or arrangement thereof, is owned by us or our licensors. All rights are reserved. You may store electronically (e.g. on a hard drive) and print in hard copy portions of the Site solely for your non-business related purpose of using the Site to seek information of the kind shown by the Site. Any other use of materials or content on the Site (including reproduction for purposes other than that noted above, amendment, updating, distribution or republication) without our prior written consent is prohibited. All product and firm names and logos mentioned on the Site are the trademarks, service marks or trade names of their respective owners, including us.
4 - Data Protection
5 - Cookies
5.1 Please refer to our Privacy Notice for information on cookies and their use on this Site.
6 - Limitation of Liability
6.1 We do not accept responsibility, nor will we be liable, for any failure of operation of the Site which arises as a result of: a) errors in data transmission; or
b) machine or software malfunction; or
c) from your operating error (other than any such failure occurring as a result of our fraud, negligence or wilful default).
6.2 You acknowledge that access to this Site may be disrupted and that this does not amount to a breach of these Terms.
9 - Risk Warnings
9.1 This site promotes investments that are high risk and investors could lose all of their money.
The investments are generally illiquid and are designed to be held to maturity and as long/very long term investments.
There may not be a secondary market in the investments. Even where investments are tradeable, they can be highly volatile and it may be difficult to find a buyer.
For tax efficient investments, the tax reliefs available can change or may be withdrawn and are subject to the personal circumstances of the investor. If you are in any doubt about the tax elements of an investment, you should seek specialist tax advice.
Past performance of the investment or manager is not a guide to future returns.
The investment opportunities offered on this platform are not covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.
Information on this site should not be relied upon when making financial or investment decisions.
10 - Legal
10.1 While we take every care to ensure that the standard of the Site and its content remains high and to maintain the continuity of the Site, you should be aware that the internet is not an absolutely stable medium and you agree that the Site and its content is provided to you “as is” and that errors, omissions, interruptions of service and delays may occur at any time. We do not accept any ongoing obligation or responsibility to operate the Site (or any part of it) or to provide the services offered on the Site.
10.2 We make no representations or warranties about the accuracy, completeness, freedom from viruses, availability, reliability or suitability for any purpose of the information and related content and graphics published on the Site (including all texts, advertisements, links or other items) which may contain technical inaccuracies and typographical errors.
10.3 You agree that you shall not attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site and, in particular, you shall not attempt to circumvent security, tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt any computer system, server, website, router or any other internet connected device relating to the Site.
10.4 Unless otherwise specified all content and materials published on the Site are presented solely for your private, personal and non-commercial use. You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the Site and use of all information contained within it.
10.5 The information given on the Site is for information only and does not constitute investment, legal, accounting or tax advice, or a representation that any investment or service is suitable or appropriate to your individual circumstances. Please seek professional advice before making any investment decision. 10.6 Nothing on the Site should be construed as a solicitation or offer, or recommendation, to buy or sell securities or any other investment or banking product, or to provide any investment advice or service.
10.7 Any views expressed on the Site may no longer be current or may be changed without notice. Views may or may not have been acted on by Boardwalk.
11 - Social Media
12 - Complaints
If you have a complaint about the service you receive from us or a product you bought through us, please contact our Compliance Team at: 2nd Floor, The Boardwalk, 21 Little Peter Street, Manchester M15 4PS. or email email@example.com.
We are covered by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). The FOS is available to settle certain complaints you make if they cannot be settled through our own complaints procedures. The contact details of the FOS are as follows: The Financial Ombudsman Service, Exchange Tower, Harbour Exchange, London E14 9SR, Website: www.financial-ombudsman.org, phone: (0)800 0 234 567.
13 - Termination of Site
13.1 We reserve the right to terminate this Site at any time.
14 - General
14.1 We reserve the right to assign, transfer, novate or subcontract any or all of our rights and obligations under these Terms to the extent that it is necessary for us to provide the service. Your consent will be required where any such assignment may adversely affect the service provided to you. If we fail to enforce a right under these Terms, that failure will not prevent us from enforcing other rights or the same type of right on a later occasion. These Terms set out the entire agreement between the parties. This clause shall not apply to any statement, representation, or warranty made fraudulently, or to any provision of these Terms which was induced by fraud.
14.2 You agree that we may at any time appoint agents, subcontract, or outsource some or all of the services and functionality comprised in this Site.
14.3 You are liable for any telephone or other communication charges and any charges made by your internet service provider or any third party incurred as a result of you using the Site.
14.4 If we fail to exercise a right and/or remedy under these Terms, such failure will not prevent us from exercising other rights or remedies or the same type of right or remedy on a later occasion.
14.5 If any provision of these Terms is held to be unlawful, invalid, or unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severed and the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions of these Terms shall not be affected.
14.6 From time to time, we may amend, vary, modify or update these Terms. We will notify you of any change no later than thirty, (30) days before such change takes effect.
14.7 These Terms & Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and the parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.