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- Forward-Looking Statements: This Site may contain forward-looking statements about the operations, objectives and strategies of CIBC FirstCaribbean. Forward-looking statements are typically identified by the words "believe", "expect", "anticipate", "intend", "estimate", and other similar expressions. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual results of the operations, objectives and strategies may differ due to a variety of factors, including, without limitation, legislative or regulatory developments, competition, technological change, global capital market activity, interest rates and general economic conditions internationally. This list is not exhaustive of the factors that may affect any of CIBC FirstCaribbean's forward-looking statements. These and other factors should be considered carefully and you acknowledge and agree that you shall not rely on CIBC FirstCaribbean's forward-looking statements.
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- LEGAL INFORMATION: FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited or one of its Caribbean Affiliates3 is currently only licensed to conduct business in Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Curaçao, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Maarten, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Turks & Caicos Islands and Trinidad & Tobago. There may not be compensation schemes, such as deposit insurance, in some Territories.
- Neither FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited nor any one of its Caribbean Affiliates is: (i) authorised under the Financial Services and Markets Act, 2000 to carry on investment business in the United Kingdom; or (ii) regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Deposits made with FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited or any one of its Caribbean Affiliates do not fall under the Financial Services Compensation Scheme established pursuant to the UK Financial Services and Markets Act, 2000 (as amended). Neither FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited nor any one of its Caribbean Affiliates is licensed to conduct business in the United States or Canada. Neither FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited nor any one of its Caribbean Affiliates is offering securities or investment advisory or brokerage services in the United States or to any U.S. person and as such has not registered any securities and is not registered or licensed as an investment advisor or broker under United States securities laws. No access to information herein should be construed as an offer of securities, products, services or investment vehicles, directly or indirectly, in the United States or to any U.S. person. "United States" is defined as the United States of America (including the states and the District of Columbia), its territories, its possessions and other areas subject to its jurisdiction including the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and "U.S. person" has the meaning set forth in Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and includes, among other things, any natural person resident in the United States, any corporation, partnership or other entity formed under United States laws, and certain estates and trusts for which a U.S. person acts as an executor, administrator or trustee.
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- “CIBC FirstCaribbean” means FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited, its parents, including, (but not limited to), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, and its Affiliates, including, (but not limited to), FirstCaribbean International Bank (Bahamas) Limited, Sentry Insurance Brokers Ltd., FirstCaribbean International Bank (Barbados) Limited, FirstCaribbean International Bank (Curaçao) N.V., FirstCaribbean International Bank (Trinidad & Tobago) Limited, FirstCaribbean International Bank (Cayman) Limited, FirstCaribbean International Bank (Jamaica) Limited, FirstCaribbean International Finance Corporation (Netherland Antilles) N.V., FirstCaribbean International Finance Corporation (Leeward and Windward) Limited, FirstCaribbean International Wealth Management Bank (Barbados) Limited, CIBC Bank and Trust Company (Cayman) Limited, CIBC Trust Company (Bahamas) Limited, and, including, (but not limited to), the Affiliates of any of the foregoing companies, such other Affiliates of FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited, as may, from time to time hereafter, come into existence and any successors or assignees of any one or more of the foregoing companies.
“Affiliate” means any present or future entity which, either directly or indirectly, or through one or more intermediaries, Controls, is Controlled by or is under common Control of FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited. “Control” means the possession, direct or indirect, of the power to direct or cause the direction of the management and policies of such entity, whether through the ownership of securities, by contract or otherwise.
- “Person” means any individual, sole proprietorship, partnership, firm, entity, unincorporated association, unincorporated syndicate, unincorporated organisation, trust, body corporate or governmental or regulatory Authority, and where the context requires, any of the foregoing when they are acting as trustee, executor, administrator or other legal representative.
- “Caribbean Affiliates” means any present or future entity which, either directly or indirectly, or through one or more intermediaries is Controlled by FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited.