THESE WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS (THE WEBSITE T&CS) APPLY TO THE ENTIRE CONTENTS OF THE WEBSITE www.joinaster.com. PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE WEBSITE. USING THE WEBSITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE WEBSITE T&CS, INCLUDING THE PROHIBITED USAGE POLICY, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT YOU CHOOSE TO REGISTER FOR AN ONLINE ACCOUNT. IF YOU NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS, YOU SHOULD NOT USE THE WEBSITE.
The Website is owned and administered by Aster LTD (ASTER), a company limited by shares, incorporated in the ADGM with company number 000004477 (with ADGM Commercial License issued on 4 October 2020 ) having its registered office at office at DD-14-116-033, 14 Floor, WeWork Hub71, Al Khatem Tower, Abu Dhabi Global Market Square, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
1.1 Acceptance of Website T&Cs: By accessing any part of the Website, you are deemed to have accepted the Website T&Cs, including the Prohibited Usage policy set out in Clause 5.1 below. If you do not accept the Website T&Cs, the User should leave the Website immediately.
1.2. Age restriction: If you are under the age of 18 or otherwise do not have the capacity or authority to accept the Website T&Cs, you should leave the Website immediately.
1.3. Website Access: Certain areas of the Website and the Services offered by ASTER are only open to users if they register with ASTER for an online account and those areas of the Website are subject to additional terms and conditions as set out in applicable agreements, which may be accessed at: www.joinaster.com. You may (if eligible) register for online accounts at www.joinaster.com. All registrations are subject to the application terms set out at www.joinaster.com.
2.1. We have secured a commercial license, issued on 4 October 2020, to operate within and from the Abu Dhabi Global Market in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
3.1. License: ASTER hereby grants you a revocable, limited, royalty free, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable and non-transferrable license to access the Website in accordance with these Website T&Cs for your personal or internal use only.
4.1. If You violate any portion of these Website T&Cs, ASTER may terminate your permission to access and use the Website.
5.1. Prohibited Usage
6.1. No Guarantee of Accuracy: ASTER endeavours to provide accurate and reliable information and content on the Website. However, ASTER cannot guarantee the accuracy, suitability, reliability, completeness, performance or fitness for purpose of such information and content which may not be up to date. ASTER will update the information on the Website periodically, but Users should always independently verify such information.
6.2. Third Party Content: Where the Website displays or links to any third party content, this is for users’ convenience only and should not be understood or construed by you or any other user as an endorsement by ASTER of any products or services.
6.3. Reliance on Information: ASTER does not provide investment or advisory services and shall have no liability whatsoever for any losses incurred, whether directly or indirectly, as a result of any actions taken by you in reliance on the information contained on the Website, including any third party content. All information and content on the Website, including third party content may change without notice and is provided for the primary purpose of allowing you and other users to arrive at their own independent decisions.
7.1. Indemnification: You agree to indemnify and hold harmless, ASTER from and against any Losses arising out of or related to:
If you are obliged to indemnify ASTER pursuant to this Clause 7.1, ASTER will have the right, in its sole discretion, to control any action or proceeding and to determine whether it wishes to settle, and if so, on what terms.
7.2. Limitation of Liability: In no event, shall ASTER and ASTER Related Parties be liable to you for any Indirect or consequential Losses. Nothing in these Website T&CS shall limit ASTER’s liability resulting from its own fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, deliberate misconduct or for death or personal injury resulting from its actions.
7.3. Disclaimer of Warranties: To the full extent permitted under any applicable local, national or international law or regulation, any information or materials provided by ASTER, including any Third Party Content, are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and ASTER expressly disclaims, and you waive, any and all other warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title or non-infringement or warranties arising from course of performance, course of dealing or usage in trade.
7.4. Without limitation to Clause 7.3, you acknowledge that ASTER does not represent or warrant that the Website or any information or materials are accurate, complete, reliable, current, error-free, or free of viruses or other harmful components.
7.5. Except for the express statements set forth in these Website T&CS, you hereby acknowledge and agree that you have not relied upon any other statement or understanding, whether written or oral, with respect to its use and access of the Website, and accordingly you hereby understand and agree that ASTER will not be liable for any Losses arising out of or relating to:
8.1. Availability: While ASTER endeavours to ensure that the Website is normally available 24 hours a day, ASTER shall not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
8.2. Suspension of Access: Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond ASTER’s control.
8.3. ASTER does not guarantee:
9.1. Occurrence of Force Majeure Event: If ASTER is unable to perform any of its duties and obligations under these Website T&Cs as a direct result of the effect of any Force Majeure Event, it shall use its reasonable endeavours to notify Users by publication of a notice on the Website as soon as reasonably possible after the commencement of the Force Majeure Event.
9.2. For the purposes of this clause 9 “Force Majeure Event” includes war (whether declared or not), hostilities, invasion, act of foreign enemies, extensive military mobilization; civil war, riot, rebellion and revolution, military or usurped power, insurrection, act of terrorism, sabotage or piracy; currency and trade restriction, embargo, sanction; act of authority whether lawful or unlawful, compliance with any law or governmental order; expropriation, seizure of works, requisition, nationalization; plague, epidemic, natural disaster or extreme natural event; explosion, fire, destruction of equipment, break-down or non-availability of transport, electronic communication, information system or energy; or general labour disturbance such as boycott, strike and lock-out, go-slow, or occupations.
9.3. Liability in Force Majeure Event: ASTER shall have no liability for any Losses incurred by you or any other person arising out of, or in connection with any failure by ASTER to perform its duties and obligations under these Website T&Cs for the duration of the Force Majeure Event and for such period thereafter as reasonably necessary for ASTER to mitigate the impact of the Force Majeure Event.
ASTER may change these Website T&Cs from time to time. ASTER will give the User notice of any changes by posting those changes on the Website. Any amended Website T&Cs will apply to the User’s use of this Website from the date and time that they are posted as set out in the section headed “Last Revised” and if the User does not agree with the amended Website T&Cs, the User should cease using this Website at that time. Certain provisions of these Website T&Cs may be amended, varied, superseded or supplemented by expressly designated terms and conditions located on particular pages of the Website.
Governing Law: These Website T&Cs and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter (including, without limitation, non-contractual disputes or claims) (a Dispute) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the ADGM.
All Disputes shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the ADGM, unless an alternative dispute resolution forum is otherwise agreed by the User under any other Applicable Agreement.
Should you have any questions in relation to the application process to register an Online Account or the Services provided by ASTER, the User should contact ASTER by email at email@example.com