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The material on this web page and the web pages accessed through this web page (together, the “Website”) in relation to the euro medium term note programme of Kiwibank Limited (“Kiwibank”) is provided for information and as a matter of record only. Neither this Website nor any of the material (including the documents on the following web pages) contained herein contains investment recommendations or advice and must not be construed as an indication or prediction of future results of Kiwibank.
This Website does not constitute, and should not be construed as an invitation, inducement, solicitation or recommendation to invest or otherwise deal in, or an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy or subscribe for any security issued by Kiwibank. No purchase of any security described on this Website shall occur in any jurisdiction in which such purchase would be unlawful.
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Accuracy of information
The material on this Website has no regard to the specific investment objectives, financial situation or needs of any recipient and should not be relied on when making any investment decision. Kiwibank does not provide any representation or warranty as to the fairness, accuracy, adequacy or completeness of any information contained in or referred to in the material on this Website. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Kiwibank and its directors, employees, agents and consultants exclude all liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of, or reliance on, the material contained on this Website.
Kiwibank’s euro medium term note programme may be amended, supplemented, updated and replaced from time to time. The information contained in or referred to in the material on this Website is given at the date of such information and should not be taken to be accurate at any other time. No representation or warranty, express or implied, is or will be made that the information contained in or referred to in the material on this Website is necessarily complete or up to date.
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No incorporation by reference
Unless it is explicitly stated in relation to a particular document in respect of the euro medium term note programme of Kiwibank, no information on this Website (i) is incorporated by reference into any prospectus, offering circular, information memorandum or other offering document relating to any such borrowing programme or (ii) supplements any prospectus, offering circular or information memorandum in relation to the euro medium term note programme.
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In New Zealand
The material on this Website is for distribution only to persons who are 'wholesale investors' as that term is defined in clauses 3(2)(a), (c) and (d) of Schedule 1 to the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013 of New Zealand (the "FMCA"), being a person who is either an 'investment business', 'large' or a 'government agency', in each case as defined in Schedule 1 to the FMCA. For the avoidance of doubt, the material on this Website is not for distribution to, among others, any 'eligible investors' (as defined in clause 41 of Schedule 1 to the FMCA) or to any person who, under clause 3(2)(b) of Schedule 1 to the FMCA, meets the investment activity criteria specified in clause 38 of that Schedule. Each person who accesses this Website in or from New Zealand will be deemed to have represented, acknowledged and agreed that it is a ‘wholesale investor’ as that term is defined in clauses 3(2)(a), (c) or (d) of Schedule 1 to the FMCA.
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- not a 'retail client' within the meaning of section 761G of the Corporations Act 2001 of Australia; and
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In the United States
None of the borrowing programmes or securities described in the Website have been or will be registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and none of them may be offered, sold or resold within the United States or to U.S. Persons (as defined in Regulation S under the Securities Act) except in transactions exempt from registration under the Securities Act. It is not intended that any securities described in the Website will be registered under the Securities Act or any U.S. state securities laws.
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A "UK retail investor" means a person who is one (or more) of: (i) a retail client, as defined in point (8) of Article 2 of Regulation (EU) No 2017/565 as it forms part of UK domestic law by virtue of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (the "EUWA"); or (ii) a customer within the meaning of the provisions of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (as amended, the "FSMA") and any rules or regulations made under the FSMA to implement Directive (EU) 2016/97, where that customer would not qualify as a professional client, as defined in point (8) of Article 2(1) of Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 as it forms part of UK domestic law by virtue of the EUWA.
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