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Legal notice (Disclaimer)

1. General exclusion of liability

SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd assumes no liability for the completeness, accuracy or uninterrupted availability of the information on its website, neither does it assume any liability for any damage or loss arising from action taken on the basis of information on this website or in any other SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd publication. Furthermore, SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd does not assume any liability for damage or loss caused by viruses or destructive elements in SIX Swiss Exchange websites.

SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd expressly reserves the right to alter prices or product composition at any time.

2. No offer

None of the information contained herein constitutes an offer or a recommendation to purchase or sell a financial instrument that is traded on SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd, neither does it constitute a solicitation to effect any other transactions.

3. No investment advice

None of the information contained herein constitutes investment advice or recommendations with regard to investment and other decisions. The past performance of securities is no guarantee of the future price development of those securities.

4. Listing prospectuses and notices

Issuers bear sole responsibility for the information contained in listing prospectuses and notices

In the course of the listing procedure, SIX Exchange Regulation reviews neither the completeness nor the accuracy of the content of listing prospectuses and notices. Neither SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd nor SIX Exchange Regulation assumes any liability for the completeness, accuracy or uninterrupted availability of listing prospectuses and notices, neither do they assume any liability for any damage or loss arising from action taken on the basis of information in listing prospectuses and notices or in any other publication that may be accessed on the SIX Swiss Exchange website.

The financial instruments in question are subject to the sale restrictions set out in their individual listing prospectuses and notices.

5. Notices for listed debt securities

The issuer is fully and solely responsible for the content of notices.

Neither SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd nor SIX Exchange Regulation is responsible for either the completeness or the content of such notices. and assumes no liability for any damage or loss arising from their publication. Neither SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd nor SIX Exchange Regulation assumes any liability for the availability of the system or for the timeliness of publication.

6. No guarantee of the functioning of alert and other free services

SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd offers no guarantee whatsoever with regard to the functioning, completeness, accuracy and reliability of alert and other free services.

7. Authoritative language

The German version of the issuer and participant rules and regulations (SIX Regulations) published by SIX Exchange Regulation takes precedence over the French and English versions in the event of any incongruence between the various versions. The current version of the legal documents at any given time is available on the SIX Exchange Regulation website.

8. References and links

Owners of websites to which there are hyperlinks on SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd websites bear sole and exclusive responsibility for the content of those websites, as well as for the sale of the products offered there. SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd merely facilitates access to these websites. The inclusion of a provider or owner of websites on SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd websites does not constitute an endorsement by SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd.

Any and all references and electronic links (collectively referred to below as "references") contained in the legal documents and referring to various other legal documents and information, including the references marked "See also:" do not form part of the respective documents. They are merely references intended to facilitate the application of the legal documents. These references are not exhaustive.

9. Local and other legal restrictions

Products traded on SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd may be subject to restrictions on sales to certain countries or persons. It is the responsibility of each individual investor to observe the issuer's product terms and conditions.

10. The SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd securities exchange

SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd is a joint-stock company under Swiss law that operates a securities exchange authorised and supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA). SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd is a stock exchange that is recognised in France, Italy, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, and is authorized to operate in Austria, Finland, Germany, Sweden, Belgium and Luxembourg.

11. Trademark rights

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12. Copyright, proprietary rights, choice of law

The entire content of the SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd website is protected by copyright. The reproduction, be it as a whole or in part, transmission (by electronic or other means), modification, linking or use of the SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd website for public or commercial purposes without the prior written consent of SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd is prohibited. The use of this website, as well as any purported claim against SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd or SIX Exchange Regulation and affiliated companies arising from such use is subject exclusively to Swiss law.

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