GBSLEP

Terms of Use

Exclusion of liability

To the fullest extent allowed by law, neither the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership ("GBSLEP”) nor Blue Sky Corporate Finance Limited ("BSCF”) nor any of their owners, members, board members, directors, officers, affiliates or employees shall be liable for any direct or indirect losses, loss of profits, damages, costs or expenses incurred or suffered by any party arising out of or in connection with the use of this website or by their appearance or lack of appearance on this website or reliance on any content of this website or any third party websites accessible via links from this website or by any withdrawal, or removal of or from this website. This website has been provided by BSCF and GBSLEP free of charge. Neither BSCF nor GBSLEP receive any commission from any funder listed. You therefore accept that a complete exclusion of liability is reasonable in the circumstances.

No offer, advice or promotion

The content of this website and in particular all information pertaining to potential funders is provided for general information only and nothing contained on this website constitutes an offer, invitation or general solicitation to buy or sell any investments or securities, provide investment advisory services, business advisory services or to engage in any other financial transaction. 

Neither GBSLEP nor BSCF make any recommendations or provide any advice as to the suitability or viability or any other aspect of the funders, advisors or sponsors listed on this website. Both GBSLEP and BSCF are entirely independent of the funders listed on this website and none of the information contained herein constitutes or should be treated as constituting promotion of any or all of the listed funders.

Neither GBSLEP nor BSCF make any recommendations or provide any advice as to the financial health, ability to meet funding obligations or any other aspect of any of the potential borrowers that might make contact with funders via this website.  The information provided by potential borrowers to funders is provided directly by the borrowers entirely independently of both GBSLEP and BSCF, or via the registered advisors, termed sponsors.  GBSLEP and BSCF do not and cannot guarantee the accuracy of any such information.

Accuracy of content

Details of potential funders, advisors and sponsors contained on this website are provided by the funders, advisors and sponsors themselves.  Whilst such details and all other information relating to potential funders, advisors and sponsors are obtained from sources that GBSLEP and BSCF consider reliable, GBSLEP and BSCF do not and cannot guarantee their accuracy and any such information may be incomplete or condensed. It is the sole responsibility of the potential funders, advisors and sponsors themselves to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this website so far as it pertains to them.  Any views expressed on this website are based on information available from sources considered reliable. Views are subject to change on the basis of additional or new information, new facts or developments. It is always for potential funders and potential borrowers to always first consider the suitability or otherwise of the particular funding arrangements before any agreement is entered into.

The list of funders, funding options, advisors and sponsors is not exhaustive. Other funders, advisors and sponsors are available. Any funder, advisor or sponsor wishing to be added to the website should submit the relevant registration form for consideration. Funders, advisors and sponsors can be added and/or removed from this website by GBSLEP and BSCF at our complete discretion. GBSLEP and BSCF reserve the right to add, amend, delete, edit, remove or modify any information, content or links displayed on this website without notice from time to time.

No warranty or guarantee as to performance

Neither GBSLEP nor BSCF give any warranty or guarantee as to the success of any attempt by a potential funder and a potential borrower to enter into a funding arrangement.  Nothing contained on this website can be relied upon as a warranty or guarantee as to investment performance or the successful outcome of any funding arrangement entered between a potential borrower and a potential funder.

Neither GBSLEP nor BSCF give any warranty or guarantee as to the functionality, accessibility, performance or availability of this website or of any third party website accessible via links from this website. We reserve the right to suspend, restrict or terminate access to or availability of this website at any time.

Our service

Please be aware that nothing on this website is, or shall be deemed to constitute, financial, investment or other advice or a recommendation or endorsement by us in respect of any product or service referred to on this website. Information on this website is provided for general information purposes only, should not be relied upon by you and is provided so that you can select the product or service that you feel is most appropriate to meet your needs. You should always check the suitability, adequacy and appropriateness of the product or service that is of interest to you and it is your sole decision whether to obtain or refrain from obtaining any product or service. If you are in any doubt as to the suitability, adequacy or appropriateness of any product or service referred to on this website, we suggest that you seek independent professional advice before you obtain any product or service via this website.

By registering as a funder, advisor or sponsor, you agree to report the outcome of any product or service provided via a transaction which was originated via this website. This information will be treated confidentially and will only be used in an aggregated format for internal reporting purposes.

We aim to provide uninterrupted access to this website but we give no warranty as to the uninterrupted availability of this website. We reserve the right to suspend, restrict or terminate your access to this website at any time.

We reserve the right to add, amend, delete, edit, remove or modify any information, content, material or data displayed on this website and without notice from time to time.
 
Permitted use

You may operate a link to this website provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, as determined by us. You must not operate a link to this website in such a way as to suggest or imply any form of association, approval or endorsement by us.  We reserve the right to require you to immediately remove any link to this website at any time and we may withdraw any linking permission at any time.

Intellectual property rights 

The copyright in the information, content, material or data displayed on this website belongs to us or our licensors. You may temporarily print, copy, download or store extracts of information, content, material or data displayed on this website for your own personal use, subject to the following conditions:

It may not be used for any commercial purposes and may not be commercially exploited, published, distributed, extracted, re-utilised or reproduced without our prior written consent. 

You may not use any automated software, process, program or system, robot, web crawler, spider, data mining, trawling or other 'screen scraping' software, process, program or system.

It may not be sold or transferred to any third party. 

The copy must retain any copyright or other intellectual property notices contained in the original material. 

Images displayed on this website are protected by copyright and may not be reproduced or appropriated in any manner without the prior written consent of their respective owner(s). 

No logos, trademarks or service marks displayed on this website may be printed or downloaded, except as part of the text of which they form part. 

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of such information, content, material or data. 

It may not be excerpted, utilised, used, reproduced, published, reformatted and/or displayed on any other website without our prior written consent. 

The status of us and our licensors as the authors of such information, content, material or data must be acknowledged.

All intellectual property rights including, without limitation, all copyright, design rights, patents, inventions, logos, business names, trading names, service marks and trademarks, internet domain names, moral rights, rights in databases, data, source codes, software, specifications, know how, processes and business methods (in all cases whether registered or unregistered and including all rights to apply for registration) in and relating to this website (including information, content, material or data displayed on it) belong to us or our licensors and all such rights are reserved.

Except as set out elsewhere in these Terms of Use, none of the intellectual property rights belonging to us or our licensors in and relating to this website (including information, content, material or data displayed on it) may be used, copied, modified, published, extracted, utilised, transmitted, displayed, sold, excerpted, reverse engineered, made available, reproduced, reformatted or distributed by you without our prior written consent.

Exclusions of liability 

We use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the data, material and information on this website is accurate and to correct any errors or omissions as soon as practicable after being notified of them. However, we are not able to guarantee that the data, material and information on this website is accurate or that there are no errors or omissions in the data, material and information.

We do not monitor, verify or endorse data, material and information submitted or provided by third parties which is included on this website and you should be aware that such information may be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date. In particular, we do not monitor, verify or endorse the information collected from the product and service providers as presented to you on this website. We are not responsible for any data, material or information included on this website which has been provided by third parties.

We do not give any warranty that this website is free from viruses or anything else which may have a harmful effect on any technology.

Exclusion of our liability in respect of third party advice, assistance, websites and products or services

You can obtain information and make enquiries regarding a number of products and services via this website. These products and services are not provided by us but are instead provided by third parties over whom we do not have control. It is your responsibility to satisfy yourself that you wish to obtain any product or service before doing so. We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage you may suffer or incur in connection with any product or service you obtain after using this website or for any acts, omissions, errors or defaults of any third party in connection with that product or service.

Please be aware that the information and descriptions of products and services on this website may not represent the complete descriptions of all the features and terms and conditions of those products and services. You must ensure that you carefully read all the features and terms and conditions of any product or service before applying for it. 
 
If you subsequently apply for and obtain any product or service, you will be contracting with a third party who will be providing that product or service to you on their own terms and conditions. It is your responsibility to ensure that you understand and agree with those terms and conditions before entering into a contract to obtain that product or service. We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage you may suffer or incur in connection with the terms and conditions applying to any contract entered into by you with any third party in relation to any product or service or for any acts, omissions, errors or defaults of any third party in connection with those terms and conditions.

We provide links from this website to the websites of third parties. These websites are owned and operated by third parties over whom we do not have control. You access and use these third party websites at your sole risk and your sole discretion. You are solely responsible for any use of these third party websites and for any decision to obtain or refrain from obtaining any of the products or services available on such third party websites. Any links to third party websites are provided for your interest and convenience only. We do not endorse, recommend or accept responsibility for such third parties, their products or services, their websites or for any information, opinions or views given or advice provided by such third parties (whether on their websites or otherwise). We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage you may suffer or incur in connection with your use of any third party websites or for any acts, omissions, errors or defaults of any third party in connection with their website.

Please be aware that whilst this website provides information on a wide range of products or services, there may be other products or services available on the market which are not shown on this website and which may be more appropriate or suitable for you than those shown on this website.
Date last updated: 25/07/2017