Butterfield Trust (Switzerland) Limited (the “Company”) is a Swiss registered trust and fiduciary services company and part of the Butterfield Group. The Company’s registered address and principal place of business is at 16 boulevard des Tranchées, 1206 Geneva (Switzerland).
The Company is a registered member of and regulated by the self-regulating association OAR-G, a government-approved self-regulatory body pursuant to Articles 24 and seq. of the Swiss Federal Act on Combating Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing (“AMLA”).
The Company is not licensed by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA to conduct banking business.
The Company’s products and services are available in Switzerland and only in those other jurisdictions where they may be legally offered or obtained.
The information contained in the Website is for informational purposes only. Unless specifically stated otherwise, no information on the Website constitutes a solicitation, an offer, or a recommendation to buy or sell any security or investment product, to effect any transactions, or to conclude any legal act of any kind whatsoever.
The Website and all information and functionality contained within it are not directed at or intended for us by any person resident or located in any jurisdiction where the distribution of such information or functionality is restricted or prohibited by law or regulation or where such distribution is prohibited without obtaining the necessary licenses or authorizations.
Persons resident or located in jurisdictions outside of Switzerland that may restrict the distribution of information and functionality provided by the Company, should note that they must observe any relevant legislation and restrictions in their jurisdiction. Additional information is available on request.
The entire content of this Website is subject to intellectual property rights with all rights reserved. Butterfield, or the applicable third party owner, retains all right, title and interest (including copyrights, trademarks, patents, as well as any other intellectual property or other right) in all information and content (including all text, data, graphics and logos) on the Website. Individual pages and/or sections of the Website may be printed, copy download or temporarily stored for your personal or internal use only, provided that such print outs retain all applicable copyright or other proprietary notices and do not alter or otherwise make any changes to any material, including, without limitation, removing any identifying marks or legends from such material. Any other use is prohibited without our written permission. In particular no one may copy or use the website, or part of the Website on any other website, including without limitation modify, transmit, distribute, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, frame, link, create derivative works, without our prior written permission and may not use the web site for any purpose which is unlawful, abusive, libellous, obscene or threatening.
Confidentiality and Data Protection
We regard the lawful and correct treatment of personal information as of paramount importance at Butterfield Group (comprising The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited and subsidiary companies) and in particular to our clients who expect a high degree of confidentiality. We ensure that Butterfield Group treats personal information lawfully and correctly by endorsing and adhering to the principles of data protection, as set out in the EU General Data Protection Regulation (2018) and other relevant legislation.
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Limitation of Liability
This website contains links to third party web sites which are hosted and maintained independently and completely beyond control of Butterfield. Butterfield provides them for your convenience only, and does not review, endorse, approve or control. does not assume any responsibility for the accuracy, completeness and legality of the contents of such websites, or for any offers and services contained. Links to downloadable software sites are for convenience only and the Company is not responsible or liable for any difficulties or consequences associated with downloading software. Use of any downloaded software is governed by the terms of the license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is provided with the software. Unless otherwise specified the Company reserves the right to amend or otherwise alter the contents of this website, including these Legal Notices, at any time and without notice.
Although we have tried to make this Website as accurate as possible and have obtained information from sources which we believe to be reliable, we do not guarantee, nor take any responsibility for, its accuracy. The fact that information, products or services are shown on this Website does not necessarily mean that:
- you should rely on the information
- the products and services that we provide are suitable for you
- the services on this site are still available
- the services available may not have changed
Butterfield disclaims, without limitation, all liability for any loss or damage of any kind, including any direct, indirect or consequential damages, which might be incurred through the use of or access to the Website, or any links to third-party websites. Furthermore, Butterfield disclaims all liability for any tampering with the Internet user's computer system by unauthorized parties. Although the Company will endeavour to guard against any such risk, you must note that information sent to us by e-mail or any information requested or consented to be sent from the Company to you by e-mail is sent entirely at your own risk. It is your responsibility to ensure that viruses or other such corruptive programs do not enter your system, and we accept no responsibility in this regard. In this regard, Butterfield expressly reminds of the risk of viruses, and the possibility of targeted attacks by hackers. In order to combat viruses, it is recommended that the most recent browser versions be used, and that anti-virus software be installed and continually updated. As a rule, the opening of any e-mail from an unknown source as well as any unexpected attachment to an e-mail message should be avoided.
Last update: 24 May 2018
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