Terms of Use

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By accessing this Web Site you agree to be bound by the terms below (the “Terms of Use”). If you do not agree with the Terms of Use, do not access this Web Site.

We may update the Terms of Use from time to time and you are responsible for periodically reviewing the most current version posted on this Web Site. Your continued use of this Web Site following the posting of revised Terms of Use constitutes acceptance of the revised Terms of Use.

Definitions

“Brookfield Financial” means, collectively, Brookfield Financial Real Estate Group Limited and Brookfield Financial Corp. and any of their respective subsidiaries and affiliates. Brookfield Financial Corp. is a Dealer Member of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and a Member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund (CIPF).

In the United States, Brookfield Financial operates under its Brookfield Private Advisors LLC (“BPAL”) division. BPAL is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management and a broker-dealer registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”). Any person interested in seeking the services of Brookfield Financial in the United States should consult with individuals associated with BPAL, as certain individuals associated with Brookfield Financial are registered with the (“FINRA“) as a representatives of BPAL. Other respective Brookfield Financial affiliates and subsidiaries are not registered as broker-dealers in the United States and do not offer direct services to persons in the United States without going through BPAL.

“Information Provider” means any entity providing Brookfield Financial, either directly or indirectly, with third party information, including, but not limited to, various securities markets such as stock exchanges and business and financial news reporters and their respective affiliates.

“Terms of Use” means the terms and conditions governing the use of the Web Site as set out herein and as may be amended from time to time.

“Web Site” means the Internet web site(s) that includes the following URL: www.brookfieldfinancial.com.

No Advice

The information provided on this Web Site is intended for informational purposes only and is not intended to constitute financial, accounting, legal, tax or other advice. Users of the Web Site agree to bear all risks associated with their use of the  Web Site, including any reliance on the availability, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, usefulness or appropriateness of the website or its content. Many factors unknown to Brookfield Financial may affect the applicability and effect of any information on this Web Site to you. You should consult directly with a Brookfield Financial professional or your other advisers before acting on any information on this Web Site.

No Solicitation

Nothing on this Web Site constitutes a solicitation or offer by Brookfield Financial to buy or sell products or services of any kind whatsoever including without limitation securities or any other financial instrument of any issuer. Tombstones on this Web Site appear as a matter of public record only.

Hyperlinks

Links to other web sites or references to products, services or publications other than those of Brookfield Financial on this Web Site do not imply the endorsement or approval of such web sites, products, services or publications by Brookfield Financial. Brookfield Financial makes no representations or warranties with respect to, and is not responsible or liable for, the content of these web sites products, services or publications. While we try to link only to websites that share our standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the content, security or privacy practices of other websites.

Information Sources and Information Providers

Certain information on this Web Site originates from various Information Providers. While Brookfield Financial believes these sources to be reliable, neither Brookfield Financial nor the Information Providers guarantee the timeliness, sequence, accuracy or completeness of any information. You acknowledge that the information may include views, opinions, and recommendations of individuals or organizations that may be of interest to investors generally, but that neither Brookfield Financial nor the Information Providers endorse such views or opinions, or give investment, tax, accounting or legal advice, or recommend the purchase or sale of any security. Brookfield Financial does not control the content, format, currency or any other aspect or variable relating to any of the information.

The Information Providers have legal rights in relation to the information provided by them, including copyright and trade-mark rights. The Information Providers may enforce those rights directly against you by legal proceedings or other appropriate means.

Accuracy and Changes to the Information

Information provided on this Web Site is believed to be accurate at the time it is posted. However, this Web Site could include inaccuracies, typographical errors, or out-of-date Information. Changes may be made at any time to the information without prior notice. Please consult Brookfield Financial directly for complete and up-to-date information.

Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Liability

YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND THE WEB SITE MAY NOT BE USED BY PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR JURISDICTION. BROOKFIELD FINANCIAL DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, QUALITY, ADEQUACY, AVAILABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICES ON THIS WEB SITE. THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES, THE WEB SITE AND ITS CONTENTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, AND WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS OR THOSE ARISING BY LAW, STATUTE, USAGE OF TRADE OR COURSE OF DEALING. BROOKFIELD FINANCIAL DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE OR ANY FILES OR SOFTWARE DOWNLOADED FROM THIS WEB SITE ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.

NEITHER BROOKFIELD FINANCIAL NOR ANY INFORMATION PROVIDER SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (COLLECTIVELY “DAMAGES”), ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEB SITE, SERVICES OR INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF REVENUE, TRADING LOSSES, POTENTIAL PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, DAMAGE AS A RESULT OF VIRUSES, ERRORS, INACCURACY OF DATA, EVEN IF CAUSED BY BROOKFIELD FINANCIAL OR AN INFORMATION PROVIDOR OR IF BROOKFIELD FINANCIAL IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR SUCH DAMAGES ARE REASONABLY FORESEEABLE.

THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY WILL APPLY EVEN IF THE DAMAGES ARE A RESULT OF THE NEGLIGENCE, FAULT OR WRONGDOING OF BROOKFIELD FINANCIAL, THE INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR ANYONE FOR WHOM BROOKFIELD FINANCIAL OR THE INFORMATION PROVIDERS ARE RESPONSIBLE.

THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS SHALL APPLY TO YOU TO THE FULLEST EXTENT THAT APPLICABLE LAW PERMITS, IN ALL ACTIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY. ANY CLAUSE DECLARED INVALID SHALL BE DEEMED SEVERABLE AND NOT AFFECT THE VALIDITY OR ENFORCEABILITY OF THE REMAINDER OF THESE TERMS OF USE.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Brookfield Financial and the Information Providers from any and all claims, losses, liabilities and expenses (including but not limited to attorneys’ fees) arising from any use of the Web Site.

Applicable Agreements

All services of Brookfield Financial are offered subject to the terms of the applicable agreements. Please consult Brookfield Financial directly for complete and up-to-date information on services.

Intellectual Property

“Brookfield Financial” is a trade mark of Brookfield Financial Corp. All other product and service marks mentioned on this Web Site are the trade marks of their respective owners.  In addition, Brookfield Financial either owns the intellectual property rights in the underlying HTML, text, images, audio clips, video clips, software and other information that is made available to you on this Web Site (the “Content”), or has obtained the permission of the owner of the intellectual property in such content to use the Content on this Web Site. Brookfield Financial grants to you a non-exclusive, non-transferrable limited license to display the Content on your computer and print the Content on your printer solely for your own personal non-commercial use provided that you do not use, distribute, sell, modify, transmit, revise, reverse engineer, republish, post or create derivative works (where applicable) of the Content and that you do not delete any of the proprietary notices without Brookfield Financial’s prior written permission..

Confidentiality

Absent the use of encryption, the Internet is not a secure medium and privacy cannot be ensured. Internet e-mail is vulnerable to interception and forging. Any non-personal communication, comments, ideas or material you post or transmit to Brookfield Financial is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Brookfield Financial cannot ensure the privacy and authenticity of any information you send to Brookfield Financial or that Brookfield Financial sends to you over the Internet. Brookfield Financial will not be responsible or liable for any damages you may incur for your use or request for information over the Internet.

Termination

You acknowledge and agree that Brookfield Financial may in its sole discretion restrict, change suspend or terminate your access to, and use, of all or part of the Web Site at any time, for any reason, without notice to you and without liability. If your right to use the Web Site is terminated, these terms will nevertheless continue to apply and be binding upon you in respect of prior use of the Web Site by you.

How to Contact Us

If you have submitted personal information through the Brookfield Financial web site or interactive advertisement, and would like that information deleted from our records, please contact us at our email address [info@brookfieldfinancial.com]. We will use reasonable efforts to delete this information from our existing files.