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The UK REGULATORY NOTICE, which contains important information about this website and Mako Group entities;
This site is owned and operated by Mako Europe Ltd, a member of the Mako Group which includes the following companies:
Mako Europe Ltd, a limited liability company registered in England and Wales (with registration number 05015714) whose registered office is at the Mako Group Headquarters;
Mako Global Derivatives Partnership LLP, a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (with registration number OC306610), authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 231154) and whose registered office is at the Mako Group Headquarters;
Mako Fixed Income Partnership LLP, a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (with registration number OC301401), authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 210887) and whose registered office is at the Mako Group Headquarters;
Mako Financial Markets Partnership LLP, a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (with registration number OC306611), authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 231157) and whose registered office is at the Mako Group Headquarters;
Mako Global Investors LLP, a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (with registration number OC361320), authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 214498) and whose registered office is at the Mako Group Headquarters; and
Mako Futures US, LP, a limited partnership incorporated in Delaware (with registered number 3318192), and whose registered office is at c/o Corporation Service Company, 80 State Street, New York, NY 12207-2543, and also includes parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies of the above Mako Group.
See UK Regulatory Notice for further important information. The Mako Group Headquarters address can be found here.
Legal Disclaimer and Limitation of Our Liability
The information provided on our site or in any communication containing a link to our site is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject Mako Group to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. Neither the information, nor any opinion contained in our site constitutes a solicitation or offer by Mako Group to buy or sell any securities, futures, options or other financial instruments or to provide any investment advice or service. Information on our site may be subject to change without notice. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.
Our site contains links to other companies within the Mako Group. Each site has been approved by the relevant Mako Group entity and may contain additional restrictions on access either to areas of our site or the services provided.
Our site may contain links to other sites which are unconnected with any company within the Mako Group. These links have been provided for informational purposes only. The Mako Group has not reviewed the contents of these sites and is not responsible for linking to or the contents of unconnected sites. Information contained on these sites may be related to an activity that is deemed to be a regulated activity and therefore connection to these sites is made entirely at your own risk.
The Mako Group’s services are only available to market professionals (Eligible Counterparties and/or Professional Clients as defined by the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (‘MiFID’) and the rules of the Financial Conduct Authority) and may be password protected to restrict access. The Mako Group does not transact business with or for retail customers. Services also may not be available to certain investors due to regulatory or other constraints either in the UK or elsewhere.
Our site is reserved exclusively for non-US persons and should not be accessed by any person in the United States. The information herein is not for the distribution to or for the benefit of US persons.
There may be companies within the Mako Group that may at any time be long or short of any securities or financial instrument mentioned in our site, or act as market maker or otherwise deal or provide, or have provided advice or services, in relation to such securities or financial instruments.
Our site may contain information regarding research undertaken by the Mako Group for the purposes of trading undertaken by any company in the Mako Group, its officers, employees and for distribution to clients. Such research does not constitute investment advice or a solicitation for the purpose of the purchase or sale of securities or financial instruments. Although the research information and opinions expressed on our site were considered valid at the time the information was posted on our site, the Mako Group does not make any representation or warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of this information and any person placing reliance on this information does so entirely at their own risk and the Mako Group does not accept any liability as a result of such reliance.
The Mako Group will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information made available to you via our site. Neither the Mako Group, nor any of its, directors, officers or employees, nor any third party vendor will be liable or have any responsibility of any kind for any loss or damage that you incur in the event of any failure or interruption of our site, or resulting from the act or omission of any other party involved in making our site or the data contained therein available to you, or from any other cause relating to your access to, inability to access, or use of our site or these materials, whether or not the circumstances giving rise to such cause may have been within the control of the Mako Group or of any vendor providing software or services support. In no event will the Mako Group, or any such parties be liable to you for any direct, special, indirect, consequential, incidental damages or any other damages of any kind even if the Mako Group or any other party have been advised of the possibility thereof.
In addition to the above exclusions, we will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
Use of, or inability to use, our site; or
Use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:
Loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
Loss of anticipated savings;
Loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
Any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
Your Account and Password
Any information held by the Mako Group and which is subject to the Data Protection Act 1998 will be held only for the purposes that you have contacted us and for the use of informing you about products and services which we deem may be suitable for you. We adhere to a strict code of client confidentiality and we will not disclose any such information outside the Mako Group except, as we are required by law and regulation. If we transfer your information to a member of the Mako Group outside the United Kingdom we will ensure that the same level of Intellectual Property Rights.
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
Linking to our Site
You may link to our home page with our prior written consent and provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you. Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. If you wish to create a link or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact us.