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Market Information Delay
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All Ordinaries Index™
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'SPAN' is a registered trademark of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc., used herein under license. Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. assumes no liability in connection with the use of SPAN by any person or entity.
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Linking to the Site
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Linking to the Home Page. ASX welcomes links to the home page of the Site, provided that the link is a text link only which directs to the home page of [www.asx.com.au] and the link to the Site is identified clearly as such on your site.
Linking to other pages. ASX allows external sites to link to the following pages:
The prices search page - http://www.asx.com.au/asx/markets/equityPrices.do
The company information search page - http://www.asx.com.au/asx/research/companyInfo.do
The charts search page - http://www.asx.com.au/research/charting/index.htm; and
The floats list - http://www.asx.com.au/research/upcoming.htm
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Linking to PDF documents. ASX allows external sites to link to the following PDF files of ASX Explanatory Booklets and publications. Please note PDF documents require Adobe Acrobat Reader.
- Understanding Options Trading
- Explanatory Guide for Options Adjustments
- Understanding Options Strategies
- Understanding Margin Obligations
- Low Exercise Price Options
You may also email your clients:
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the internet address/es of a page on your web site that links to the above PDF file or files.
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Linking to warrants product disclosure statements. If you would like to frame the warrants product disclosure statements please email ASX.
Privacy statement on collection of your information.
Any link to the ASX website must comply with these General Conditions and the link must not, in ASX's opinion deceive or mislead, nor suggest any relationship, endorsement or sponsorship between your site and the Site, nor place the link in any context which may breach any laws, including but not limited to sections 52 and 53 of the Trade Practices Act (Cth) 1974. ASX is not liable and you agree to indemnify ASX to the extent that any such conduct is found to have occurred.
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No other linking is permitted unless it is the subject of a separate specific written agreement between you and ASX.
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ASX can terminate your right to link to the Site or frame the Explanatory Booklet PDF files at any time by placing a notice on this Site or by informing you directly. If we terminate your right to link to the Site or frame the Explanatory Booklet PDF files you must cease linking to the Site or framing the Explanatory Booklet PDF files immediately.
Users of MyASX have access to Watchlists. Users acknowledge that Watchlists are merely an indicative tool, not a sophisticated trading aid. No reliance should be placed on any Watchlist price or portfolio information, and independent advice should be sought before taking any investment decision. ASX accepts no responsibility for any losses arising from any use of or reliance upon any calculations or conclusions reached using Watchlists.
Users should also note that:
- Price information is delayed by 20 minutes.
- Prices are reset to zero at approximately 4.30 a.m. on the following trading day. When this occurs your portfolio value and change figures may also show as zero. For more information, see ‘How to set up and use watchlists'.
- The portfolio section of a Watchlist will not update automatically to include reconstructions, dividend reinvestments and other corporate actions so Users must up date this information themselves; and
- No broker fees are included in Watchlist calculations.
ASX Grains Email Alerts
Users of ASX Grains Market View have access to ASX Grains Email Alerts. Users acknowledge that ASX Grains Email Alerts are merely an indicative tool, not a sophisticated trading aid. No reliance should be placed on any ASX Grains Email Alert price or trade information, and independent advice should be sought before taking any investment decision. ASX accepts no responsibility for any losses arising from any use of or reliance upon any calculations or conclusions reached using ASX Grains Email Alerts. Users should also note that ASX Grains Email Alerts prices and trade information (including EFP and Block trades) are generally provided on a real-time basis however the information may be delayed.”
Index Provider Disclaimers
“Platts” is a trademark of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. and is used by Australian Securities Exchange Limited under licence. Platts does not in any way sponsor, endorse or is otherwise involved in the issue, offering or sale of the ASX Oil CFD. Platts makes no recommendations concerning the advisability of investing in the product. Platts disclaims any liability to any party for any inaccuracy in the data on which the product is based, for any mistakes, errors or omissions in the calculation and/or dissemination of the data or for the manner in which it is applied in connection with the issue and offering thereof or in connection with the trading of the product.”
Standard & Poor’s ® and S&P ® are registered trademarks of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. and have been licensed for use by Australian Securities Exchange Limited. The ASX S&P/ASX 200 CFD is not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by Standard & Poor's and its affiliates ("S&P"). S&P makes no representation, condition, warranty, express or implied, to holders of long or short positions in the CFD (“THE CFD INVESTORS”) or any member of the public regarding the advisability of investing in securities generally or in the CFD particularly or the ability of the ASX S&P/ASX 200 CFD to track general stock market performance. S&P's only relationship to Australian Securities Exchange Limited is the licensing of certain trademarks and trade names and of the S&P Indices which are determined, composed and calculated by S&P without regard to Australian Securities Exchange Limited or CFD investors. S&P has no obligation to take the needs of Australian Securities Exchange Limited or the CFD investors into consideration in determining, composing or calculating the S&P INDICES. S&P is not responsible for and has not participated in the determination of the prices of the CFD or the listing and trading of the CFD. S&P has no obligation or liability in connection with the administration, marketing, or trading of the CFD.
S&P does not guarantee the accuracy and/or the completeness of the S&P indices or any data included therein and S&P shall have no liability for any errors, omissions, or interruptions therein. S&P makes no warranty or condition, express or implied, as to results to be obtained by CFD investors, or any other person or entity from the use of the S&P indices or any data included therein. S&P makes no express or implied warranties or conditions, and expressly disclaims all warranties or conditions of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or use with respect to the S&P indices or any data included therein. Without limiting any of the foregoing, in no event shall S&P have any liability for any special, punitive, indirect, or consequential damages (including lost profits) resulting from the use of the S&P/ASX index or any data included therein, even if notified of the possibility of such damages.
"Dow Jones” and "Dow Jones Industrial Average IndexTM" are service marks of Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Dow Jones has no relationship to the Australian Securities Exchange Limited other than the licensing of its service marks for use in connection with the ASX DJIA Index.
Dow Jones does not:
- Sponsor, endorse, sell or promote the ASX DJIA CFD.
- Recommend that any person invest in these products.
- Have any responsibility or liability for or make any decisions about the timing, amount or pricing of these products.
- Have any responsibility or liability for the administration, management or marketing of these products.
- Consider the needs of the owners of these products in determining, composing or calculating the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index or have any obligation to do so.
Dow Jones will not have any liability in connection with the ASX DJIA CFD. Specifically, Dow Jones does not make any warranty, express or implied, and Dow Jones disclaims any warranty about:
- the results to be obtained by the ASX DJIA CFD, the owner of the ASX DJIA CFD or any other person in connection with the use of the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index and the data related to this index.
- The accuracy or completeness of the Dow Jones Indices and their related data;
- The merchantability and the fitness for a particular purpose or use of the Dow Jones Indices and their related data;
- Dow Jones will have no liability for any errors, omissions or interruptions in the Dow Jones Indices and their related data;
- Under no circumstances will Dow Jones be liable for any lost profits or indirect, punitive, special or consequential damages or losses, even if Dow Jones knows that they might occur.
- The licensing agreement between ASX and Dow Jones is solely for their benefit and not for the benefit of the owners of the ASX DJIA CFD or any other third parties.
'RP Data' is a trademark of RP Data Ltd, and is used by ASX under licence. 'Rismark' is a trademark of ARES Capital Management Pty Limited and is used by ASX under licence. .
RP Data and Rismark do not in any way sponsor, endorse or are otherwise involved in the issue, offering or sale of this product. RP Data and Rismark make no recommendations concerning the advisability of investing in the product. RP Data and Rismark disclaim any liability to any party for any inaccuracy in the data on which the product is based, for any mistakes, errors or omissions in the calculation and/or dissemination of the data or for the manner in which it is applied in connection with the issue and offering thereof or in connection with the trading of the product.