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Origin of the Marketing Communication
This Marketing Communication originates from the Portfolio Management unit (hereinafter referred to as PMU) – a division of Luminor Bank AS (reg. No 11315936, with registered address at Liivalaia 45, 10145, Tallinn, Republic of Estonia, represented within the Republic of Latvia by Luminor Bank AS Latvian branch, reg. No 40203154352, address: Skanstes iela 12, LV-1013, Riga, hereinafter - Luminor). PMU is involved in the provision of discretionary portfolio management services to Luminor clients.
As a credit institution Luminor is subject to supervision by the Latvian Financial Supervisory Authority (Finanšu un kapitāla tirgus komisija). Additionally, Luminor is subject to supervision by the European Central Bank (ECB), which undertakes such supervision within the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM), which consists of the ECB and the national responsible authorities (Council Regulation (EU) No 1024/2013 - SSM Regulation). Unless set out herein explicitly otherwise, references to legal norms refer to norms enacted by the Republic of Latvia.
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This Marketing Communication has been prepared by PMU for information purposes. Luminor will not consider recipients of this Communication as its clients and accepts no liability for use by them of the contents, which may not be suitable for their personal use.
Opinions of PMU may deviate from recommendations or opinions presented by the Luminor Markets unit. The reason may typically be the result of differing investment horizons, using specific methodologies, taking into consideration personal circumstances, applying a specific risk assessment, portfolio considerations or other factors. Opinions, price targets and calculations are based on one or more methods of valuation, for instance cash ﬂow analysis, use of multiples, behavioural technical analyses of underlying market movements in combination with considerations of the market situation, interest rate forecasts, currency forecasts and investment horizon.
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This Marketing Communication has been prepared by Luminor PMU as general information and shall not be construed as the sole basis for an investment decision. It is not intended as a personal recommendation of particular ﬁnancial instruments or strategies. Luminor accepts no liability for the use of the Marketing Communication content by its recipients.
If this Marketing Communication contains recommendations, those recommendations shall not be considered as an objective or independent explanation of the matters discussed herein. This document does not constitute personal investment advice or take into account the individual financial circumstances or objectives of the persons who receive it. The securities or other financial instruments discussed herein may not be suitable for all investors. The investor bears all risk of loss in connection with an investment. Luminor recommends that investors independently evaluate each issuer, security or instrument discussed herein and consult any independent advisors if they believe it necessary.
The information contained in this document also does not constitute advice on the tax consequences of making any particular investment decision. The estimates of costs and charges related to specific investment products are not provided therein. Each investor shall make his/her own appraisal of the tax and other ﬁnancial advantages and disadvantages of his/her investment.
The risk of investing in certain ﬁnancial instruments including those mentioned in this document, is generally high, as their market value is exposed to many different factors. The value of and income from any investment may fluctuate from day to day as a result of changes in relevant economic markets (including changes in market liquidity). The information herein is not intended to predict actual results, which may differ substantially from those reflected. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. When investing in individual ﬁnancial instruments the investor may lose all or part of their investments.
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Conflicts of interest
To avoid occurrence of potential conﬂicts of interest as well as to manage personal account dealing and / or insider trading, the employees of Luminor are subject to internal rules on sound ethical conduct, management of inside information, handling of unpublished research material and personal account dealing. The internal rules have been prepared in accordance with applicable legislation and relevant industry standards. Luminor’s Remuneration Policy establishes no link between revenues from capital markets activity and remuneration of individual employees.
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This material has been prepared following the Luminor Conﬂict of Interest Policy, which may be viewed here.
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