These terms (and any documents referred to herein) tell you the basis on which you may make use of our website (the Website) issued in the Cayman Islands under the domain name www.biteinvestments.com. Please read these terms, our Privacy Notice and Cookies Policy (together, the Terms), very carefully before using the Website. By using the Website, you confirm your acceptance of the Terms and agree to abide by them. If you do not accept the Terms, you should exit the Website immediately and refrain from using it.
- Information about us
1.1 We are a company registered in the Cayman Islands under the name BITE Asset Management (Cayman) Limited (we/ us/ our/ Bite). Our registered office is at 5th Floor, Anderson Square Building, 64 Shedden Road, PO Box 31325, SMB Grand Cayman, KY1-1206, Cayman Islands. We are registered with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) as a Registered Investment Management company.
1.2 We provide investment management services (the Services) to our clients.
1.3 If you have any queries about the Website or any information contained on it, please contact us at 5th Floor, Anderson Square Building, 64 Shedden Road, PO Box 31325, SMB Grand Cayman, KY1-1206, Cayman Islands or by email to [email protected].
- Accessing the Website
Access to the Website is offered to allow you to peruse the Services we offer. In the event that you breach these Terms, your permission to use the Website terminates immediately and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from the Website.
3.1 Bite is a CIMA Registered Investment Manager. The scope of Bite’s relevant CIMA permissions can be found on www.cima.ky/search-entities.
3.2 Bite is required to classify customers according to classifications prescribed by certain Cayman Islands laws and is permitted to conduct investment business only with High Net Worth Investors and Sophisticated Investors.
High Net Worth Investors are persons with either (a) more than US$4,000,000 in total assets or (b) more than US$4,000,000 in net assets (i.e. net of liabilities).
Sophisticated Investors are persons who are (a) knowledgeable and experienced in financial and business matters and sufficiently capable of evaluating the merits of investments and (b) able to invest at least US$100,000 in every investment they propose to make; or are regulated by CIMA or by a recognised non-Cayman regulatory authority.
The content of the Website is intended for such persons only. If you do not qualify as a High Net Worth Investor or a Sophisticated Investor, then we are not permitted to conduct investment business with you or your clients.
In all cases, however, the provision of Services will be subject to, and provided in accordance with, detailed terms and conditions of business reflecting the classification of the client and ensuring the appropriate standard of protection in accordance with CIMA rules.
3.3 In all cases, the provision of the Services to any party is also subject to Bite obtaining satisfactory evidence of identity in accordance with its obligations under the relevant anti-money laundering regulations.
3.4 Nothing on the Website is intended, nor should it be taken, to create any legal or contractual relationship, excluding signed investment documents. Any transmission, downloading or sending of any information from the Website does not create any contractual relationship. Neither the information nor any opinions stated on the Website constitutes a solicitation or offer by Bite to buy or sell any securities or other financial instruments or provide any investment advice.
3.5 The provision of investment services may be restricted in certain jurisdictions. You are required to acquaint yourself with any local laws and restrictions on the usage of the Website and the availability of any services described therein. The information on the Website is not intended for distribution to or use by any personal entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution would be contrary to local law or regulation.
3.6 The content of the Website is not for publication in the press or elsewhere without our permission. Bite does not provide legal or tax advice. Clients of Bite and viewers of the Website are encouraged to consult their own legal and tax advisers before making any investment decision. Investors should take independent legal, taxation, investment and other appropriate advice before proceeding with any type of investment activity.
3.7 Whilst we endeavour at all times to ensure information on the Website is clear, fair and not misleading and accurately reflects our opinions and the true facts at the date of publication, we do not hold the information as impartial and it should not be viewed as wholly objective. Information on the Website is based on sources that we believe to be reliable but we give no undertaking that it is accurate or complete and Bite cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy, validity, timeliness or completeness of any information or data made available to you for any particular purpose.
3.8 Bite does not warrant the accuracy of the materials provided on the Website, either expressly or impliedly. Neither Bite nor any associate of it will be responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information or for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information made available to you via the Website.
3.9 Bite or one of its associates may have used the information before it was placed on the Website. Any opinions are subject to change without notice and Bite is under no obligation to report or keep information accurate.
3.10 The Website is controlled and operated by Bite in the Cayman Islands. We make no representations that materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access the Website from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with any and all local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
- Intellectual property rights
4.1 The Website is registered to Bite and any and all intellectual property rights in the Website including, but not limited to, copyright and database rights and any logos or trademarks (whether registered or unregistered) are licensed to Bite at all times. The content of the materials on the Website is protected under applicable copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary and/ or intellectual property rights.
4.2 You do not acquire ownership rights to any materials viewed through the Website. You are permitted to print copies and may download extracts of the content on the Website for your own personal use for information purposes only and may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on the Website, provided that:
(a) our status as authors of material on the Website is always acknowledged;
(b) no documents or related graphics on the Website are modified, amended or altered in any way, which includes (without limitation) the removal of any copyright or other proprietary notices contained on the Website;
(c) no graphics, video, audio or sequences on the Website are used separately from the corresponding text;
(d) you do not use any part of the content on the Website for commercial purposes without our prior written consent;
(e) you do not copy, redistribute, display or publish any part of the Website; any information on the Website which is marked as being confidential is treated as such and is not disclosed to any third party; and
(f) you agree that you will not otherwise use any part of the Website in contravention of these Terms.
- 5. Unlawful or prohibited use
As a condition of your use of the Website and any Services provided by Bite you will not:
5.1 commit or encourage any conduct which would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in any country in the world;
5.2 send or receive any material which is threatening, offensive, defamatory, discriminatory, seditious, pornographic, blasphemous, liable to incite racial hatred or which may be abusive, indecent, obscene or menacing, or in breach of confidence, copyright, privacy or any other rights. In the event we believe any material falls within any or all of these categories we shall be entitled to remove it without notice;
5.3 collect or store personal data about other users;
5.4 insert or innocently, knowingly or recklessly transmit or distribute, without limitation, a virus, worm, Trojan horses, time bombs, trap doors or any other computer code, files or programs or repetitive requests designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or to diminish the quality of, interfere with the performance of or impair the functionality of the Website or otherwise act in such a way as to damage, disable, overburden or impair the Website or the Services provided by Bite;
5.5 upload, post, email or otherwise transmit or post links to any content that facilitates hacking;
5.6 attempt to gain unauthorised access to any aspect of the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Website. You must not attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack;
5.7 upload, post, email or otherwise transmit links to any content that infringes the rights of any third party;
5.8 circumvent, or attempt to seek to circumvent, any of the security safeguards of the Website;
5.9 cause annoyance or inconvenience to other people accessing the Website; post any personal information regarding the employees of your company or other individuals;
5.10 send any unsolicited advertising or other promotional material, commonly referred to as “spam”, “junk mail”, “chain letter”, “pyramid schemes” or any other form of solicitation by email or by any other electronic means; or
5.11 send email or any other type of electronic message with the intention or result of affecting the performance or functionality of any computer facilities; or permit any third party to do any of the above.