Social Media Disclaimers
AQR Capital Management, LLC (“AQR”) is an investment adviser registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). AQR sponsors and publishes posts on or through pages, profiles, accounts, feeds, channels or other portions of various social media platforms, including but not limited to LinkedIn and Twitter for educational, promotional or other business reasons.
About AQR Posts
No AQR post published on any social media platform are an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy shares of any AQR investment product to any person in any jurisdiction in which an offer, solicitation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the laws of such jurisdiction. Additionally, all AQR posts published on any social media platform are for informational purposes only and should not be considered as investment advice or a recommendation to invest in any particular security, strategy or investment product.
AQR posts on social media may include statements concerning financial market trends, and are based on current market conditions, which will fluctuate and may be superseded by subsequent market events or for other reasons. Historic market trends are not reliable indicators of actual future market behavior or future performance of any particular investment which may differ materially, and should not be relied upon as such. The investment strategy and broad themes discussed herein may be unsuitable for investors depending on their specific investment objectives and financial situation. Information contained in posts has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, but not guaranteed. You should note that the materials on the social media platforms are provided "as is" without any express or implied warranties. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results. All investments involve a degree of risk, including the risk of loss. No part of AQR’s posts may be reproduced in any form, or referred to in any other publication, without express written permission from AQR.
AQR posts may provide links to third-party websites only as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply any endorsement, approval, investigation, verification or monitoring by AQR of any content or information contained within or accessible from the linked sites. While we make every attempt to provide links only to those websites we think are trustworthy and accurate, we cannot be responsible for the content or accuracy of the information presented on those websites and we specifically disclaim any liability for any loss or damages which you may incur, directly or indirectly, as a result of your use of them. We reserve the right to terminate a link to a third-party website at any time.
General User Guidelines
Due to the highly regulated nature of our industry and as a matter of policy, AQR does not follow other users and, in some instances, may not reply to user comments. Please ensure that your contributions in relation to any AQR posts are relevant and topical. Do not publish your own advertisements of any kind on any AQR social media page or with respect to any AQR posts. We ask you to be respectful and courteous and refrain from publishing, including through hyperlinks, inappropriate or offensive material on any AQR social media page. Do not attempt to promote investments (this includes posting testimonials, giving investment advice, or making recommendations about specific securities, securities strategies, products or services) on any AQR social media page. Do not attempt to submit to AQR any personal, confidential or account information through any AQR social media page. AQR is not subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding information submitted to them through any AQR social media page or otherwise through any social media platform.
Third-Party Posts on Any AQR Social Media Page
While AQR may monitor third-party posts published on any AQR social media page, such posts are not reviewed before being displayed. Third-party posts on any AQR social media page are the view and responsibility of the third-party, not AQR. AQR cannot guarantee the appropriateness, accuracy or usefulness of any third-party posts or of any third-party hyperlink, nor are they responsible for any unauthorized or copyrighted materials contributed by a third-party in any AQR social media page. AQR reserves the right to remove or edit any third-party posts or comments on any AQR social media page that are inappropriate or that violate (or may violate) applicable regulations.
AQR does not publish or otherwise disseminate statements relating to current or former clients’ positive experiences with or endorsements of AQR and expect you to refrain from publishing such posts on any AQR social media page. You should limit your posts on any AQR social media page to investment themes rather than commenting, positively or negatively, on AQR, its products, services or personnel. Although our clients may follow this account, this should not be interpreted as a testimonial regarding any client’s experience with our firm.
Any descriptions of, references to, or links to other products, publications or services do not constitute an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship by, or affiliation with AQR with respect to any hyperlinked site or its sponsor, unless expressly stated by AQR. AQR expressly disclaims any responsibility for the posts, the accuracy of the information, and/or quality of products or services provided by or advertised on these third-party sites, as posted by third parties on any AQR Social media page.
Use Social Media Platforms at Your Own Risk
AQR is in no way affiliated with any social media site and has no responsibility for any social media site’s operations and services. AQR and its respective affiliates, directors, officers, or employees are not liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with your access or use of, or inability to access or use, a social media platform, any AQR social media page thereon or reliance on any AQR post or any failure of performance, interruption, defect, delay in transmission, computer viruses or other harmful components, or line or system failure associated with a social media platform or any AQR social media page thereon. Use of a social media platform or any AQR social media page thereon is at your own risk.
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