Terms of Use

This website, including the trade names, trademarks, service marks, trade dress, logos and other indicia of source and content available through the website including strategies, policies, business plans, research, concepts, images, text, illustrations, photographs, downloads, interphases, information, data, products, written materials and other content  (collectively the “Website”) is maintained by LSV Advisors, LLC and its affiliates (“LSV” or “us” or “we”).

Please read these Terms of Use carefully. By accessing or using this Website, you acknowledge (i) that you have read and understand these Terms of Use, (ii) your access to this Website is subject to the disclaimers, risk warnings and other information set out herein, (iii) the Terms of Use constitutes a binding agreement between you and LSV that governs your access and use of this Website and (iv) you have read the Privacy Policy and understand the restrictions on the use and disclosure of your personal information.

LSV Right to Change These Terms of Use or Content on this Website
LSV may add to, change, discontinue, revise, update, suspend, remove and/or otherwise change any portion of these Terms of Use at any time without notice and without liability.  Any changes to these Terms of Use or any terms posted on this Website apply as soon as they are posted. By continuing to use this Website after any changes are posted, you are indicating your acceptance of those changes. LSV is under no obligation to update or amend the content of the Website which was last updated as of December 31, 2019.

No Offer of Securities 
The Website is not intended to solicit investors for any security or investment product managed or sponsored by LSV and may not be relied upon for such purpose. Nothing contained in the Website constitutes an offer to sell, a recommendation or a solicitation of an offer to purchase any investments or securities of any investment vehicle managed or sponsored by LSV or any other issuer.  Any such offer or solicitation will be made only pursuant to a confidential offering memorandum, subscription agreement and other applicable offering documents relating to such vehicles, which will qualify in their entirety any information on the Website, will be subject to the terms and conditions contained in such documents.  Past performance is not a guarantee of future results, and you should not assume that any results for portfolio investments of LSV funds will be achieved for other investments.  To the extent the Website contains forward-looking statements with respect to and entity managed by LSV, you should be aware that future results may differ significantly from those anticipated by such forward looking statements. 

The information presented on or through this Website is made available solely for informational purposes in relation to LSV and its capabilities. LSV does not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information on the Website. Any reliance you place on such information is strictly at your own risk. LSV disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you or any other visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

The Website is not intended to provide legal, business, tax, accounting, investment or other advice. You agree not to construe any of the content herein provided in connection with this Website as legal, business, tax, accounting, investment, financial or other advice.

If you wish to obtain further details about any information contained on this Website, we suggest that you contact LSV at ir@lsvfinancial.com

Your Right to Use this Website and Its Contents
This Website is only for your personal use. The information and materials provided on this Website are solely for your use to assist you in evaluating the services offered by LSV and in the support and use of such services. Other uses are not permitted unless you receive LSV’s prior written approval. You may not distribute, exchange, modify, sell, re-post or transmit anything you copy from this Website, including but not limited to any text, images, audio and video, for any business, commercial or public purpose. If you comply with the terms of these Terms of Use, LSV grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access and use this Website. LSV may revoke such right at any time.

You agree not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of this Website in any way. This Website is operated by, or on behalf of, LSV. Not all products and services (if any) listed on this Website are available in all jurisdictions. To the extent that access, distribution and/or use of this Website would be deemed illegal by applicable law in any regulatory jurisdiction then such access, distribution and/or use by you is prohibited.

Accessing certain areas or features of the Website may require you to register or may otherwise ask for your information. You may choose not to provide such information, but your ability to access certain areas or features of the Website may be limited. It is a condition of your use of the Website that all the information you provide on the Website is correct, current and complete. You agree that all information you provide to register with this Website or otherwise, including but not limited to through the use of any interactive features on the Website, is governed by our Privacy Policy, and you consent to all actions we take with respect to your information consistent with our Privacy Policy. 

When and if you use the Website, it shall be your sole responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your e-mail address, password and any other account identifiers related to any personal account you created on the Website (the “Account”), and for restricting access to your computer(s). You also agree to accept sole responsibility for any and all activity that occurs under your Account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your username or password or any other breach of security.

We have the right to disable any Account, user name, password or other identifier, whether chosen by you or provided by us, at any time in our sole discretion, with or without notice, for any or no reason, including if, in our opinion, you have violated any provision of these Terms of Use.

LSV’s provision of information to you through the Website, does not constitute the rendering of investment, consulting, legal, accounting, tax or other advice or services. You should not rely upon the information on the Website for making business, investment or other decisions or use such information as a substitute for consultation with professional advisors.

This Website is proprietary to LSV or its licensors and is protected by intellectual property rights and unfair competition and other laws. You may not use any aspect of the Website without the express written permission of the owner (whether LSV or otherwise), and nothing contained in these Terms and Conditions or anywhere on the Site shall be construed as granting any license or right to use any aspect of the Website.

Responsibility for User’s Material
You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any defamatory, libelous, obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening or unlawful material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. LSV will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing LSV to disclose the identity of anyone posting such materials.

Transmitted Material
Internet transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any message or information you send through this Website may be read or intercepted by others unless there is a special notice that a particular message (for example, credit card information) is encrypted (sent in code). Sending a message to LSV does not cause LSV to have any special responsibility to you.

Linked Sites
This Website may contain links to other Internet websites. LSV provides such links for your convenience only and is not responsible for the content of any website linked to or from this Website. Links from this Website to any other website do not mean that LSV approves of, endorses or recommends that website. LSV disclaims all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, legality, reliability or validity of any content on any other website.

Confidential Information
Except as may otherwise be provided for in our Privacy Policy, any material, information or other communication you transmit or post to this Website, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary (“Communications”). You authorize LSV to use the Communications in any manner consistent with LSV’s Privacy Policy as amended from time to time.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Damages; Limitation of Liability
YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. NEITHER LSV NOR ANY PERSON ASSOCIATED WITH LSV MAKES ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, ACCURACY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER LSV NOR ANYONE ASSOCIATED WITH LSV REPRESENTS OR WARRANTS THAT THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL OTHERWISE MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS. IN NO EVENT SHALL LSV’s TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR TORT, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE), EXCEED $100.00.

You agree that you will be solely responsible for, and that you will defend, indemnify and hold LSV, its parents, subsidiaries and other affiliates and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, employees and representatives harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, costs or expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from your violation of these Terms and Conditions or otherwise resulting from your use of the Site. LSV reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which it is entitled to indemnification, but you must still indemnify LSV for all liabilities, losses or damages. You agree to provide LSV with whatever cooperation it reasonably requests.

General Provisions
These Terms of Use and any additional terms posted on this Website together constitute the entire agreement between LSV and you with respect to your use and access of this Website.  Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of this Website must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of this agreement, and the remainder of these Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect. 

All matters relating to the Website and these Terms of Use and any dispute or claim arising therefrom or related thereto (in each case, including non-contractual disputes or claims), shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule.

Any legal suit, action or proceeding arising out of, or related to, these Terms of Use or the Website shall be instituted exclusively in the federal courts of the United States or the courts of the State of New York and County of New York, although we retain the right to bring any suit, action or proceeding against you for breach of these Terms of Use in your country of residence or any other relevant country. You waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to venue in such courts.