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1.1. The following terms and conditions apply to the whole of the Financial Services Authority (FSA) website.

1.2. The FSA owns the copyright and any other rights in all material on this site other than any Parliamentary material, third party stock images (such as photographs) and other material as indicated.

1.3. Subject to Clause 5 below (special conditions applying to the Industry Training section of the FSA website) you may print and download extracts from this site on the following conditions:

1.3.1. the documents and related graphics on this site are for personal use or for use within an individual firm or organisation; any copies of these pages that you save to disk or to any other storage medium may (subject to the exception referred to at 1.3.4 below) only be used for subsequent personal viewing purposes or for viewing within the firm or organisation by which they were saved or stored;

1.3.2. any extracts which are printed may only be used for personal viewing - or for viewing within the firm or organisation by which they were printed (subject only to the exception referred to at 1.3.4 below);

1.3.3 neither pages saved to disk or stored in any way, nor extracts printed, may (subject to the exception referred to at 1.3.4 below) be distributed to third parties or sold or otherwise circulated for profit;

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1.3.6. graphics on this site are not to be used separately from the accompanying text; and

1.3.7. the source of our material should be acknowledged in all copies, either by appropriate words or by adding the FSA copyright symbol (i.e. (c) The Financial Services Authority).

1.4. You must not reproduce or store any part of this site in any other website or include it in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service, without our prior written permission.

1.4.1 You must not use data from this site to provide a data feed to any comparison table or any website.

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1.6. The Parliamentary copyright material on this website, relating to the legislative history of the Financial Services and Markets Act, is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office on behalf of Parliament.

1.7. Photographs of senior staff of the FSA ("the Executive Photographs") are made available on this site and may be reproduced under the following licence on the terms specified.

1.7.1. The FSA grants this licence to firms and other readers, including journalists. Any of the Executive Photographs may be reproduced in any publication, whether or not sold or otherwise circulated for profit, on the following terms and conditions.

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1.7.3. Reproduction of any of this material, whether on paper or electronically, is subject to the condition that any document or publication in which this material is displayed does not:

  1. in any way imply that the FSA is endorsing a firm, journal or publication or any particular products, services or communications;
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