Terms of Service

This Agreement was last modified on 2 May 2017.

Please read the Terms of Use completely prior to using www.suishare.com the website of the Swiss Shareholders.Association. This Agreement documents the legally binding terms and conditions attached to the use of the site.


SUISHARE is a non-profit organisation that protects and advances the interests of investors through investor and youth education, shareholder advocacy to ensure appropriate corporate governance. In furthering its aims SUISHARE offers general information through its website publications.


By accessing or using this site in any way, viewing or browsing the site, or adding your own content to the site, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms of Service.



All of the content contained on this website is edited, checked, and verified for accuracy as much as it is possible to do so. However, we cannot guarantee either its accuracy or the safety of any external links it might contain. The website, its owners, affiliates, and contributing authors can therefore not be held responsible for any problems or damage that occurs as a result of making use of material contained on our site.

SUISHARE, its officers, agents, representatives and employees do not to give advice or operate in any way in contravention of the relevant financial services acts. SUISHARE, its officers, agents, representatives and employees exclude liability whatsoever in negligence or otherwise, for any loss or damage relating to this website or its publications to the full extent permitted by law.

The pages of this website have been prepared as information or education only without consideration of any user’s specific investment objectives, personal financial situation or needs.  Likewise, forums are for exchanging ideas. Because of this, no subscribers should solely rely upon the information and/or recommendations contained in the various features and platforns in this site.  Users should, before acting on any information contained herein, consider the appropriateness of the information, having regard to their objectives, financial situation and needs.

SUISHARE  believes that the information contained via this website is based on information from sources that are considered reliable, and is accurate when issued.  However, SUISHARE  does not warrant its accuracy and this website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information on and available via the website. All views and information expressed by SUISHARE, its officers, agents, representatives and employees are for the purposes of information and education only.



Any and all of the content presented on this website is, unless explicitly stated otherwise, subject to a copyright held by SUISHARE. It is permissible to link to content from this site as long as the original source is clearly stated, but the wholesale reproduction or partial modification of content is not permitted. Exceptions are granted only if you receive prior written consent from SUISHARE – contact details are outlined below. The names of actual companies and products mentioned on this website may be the trademarks of their respective owners.


Use of the site

Our website hosts a subscriber-only forum, which is equipped with commenting facilities. While we invite members to share their opinions and questions in this way, they must not be used to distribute spam messages, post commercial advertisements, or spread links to malicious or dangerous websites. We do retain the right to moderate any comment or written content submitted to the SUISHARE website and to remove any content we deem to have violated our policies.

We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, at our sole discretion.

We do not claim ownership of the materials you (including feedback and suggestions) post on any of part of our website. However, by posting any information or material you are granting the Swiss Shareholders Association permission to use your information or material in connection with the operation of our business including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your information or material. As an organisation of volunteers, it is not possible to pay you any compensation with respect to that use of your submitted material or information.


Objectional Content

If you detect an inappropriate post, please use the content for below to alert us to this. (Subscribing companies also have an email address from SUISHARE for an expedited reaction)



SUISHARE  reserves the right to terminate your access to the site and the related services, at any time and without any advance notice.


Links to Other Websites

Our site contains a number of links to other websites and online resources that are not owned or controlled by SUISHARE. Though we aspire to linking to quality content, SUISHARE has no control over, and therefore cannot assume responsibility for, the content or general practices of any third party sites and/or services. Therefore, we strongly advise you are aware of terms and conditions and privacy policy of any third party site that you visit as a result of following a link that is posted on our site.


Credit Cards

All online payments, donations, credit card, charge card and debit bank account information is processed by PayPal.  It  is done so within the PayPal System, the leading online payment system. SUISHARE does not store any member bank or credit card information. For more information please read about the PayPal service at www.paypal.com.


Governing Law

Though much of our team is Swiss, this agreement is currently governed by the laws of England and Wales as this is where our Association is first registered (though we are aiming to soon establish offices in Switzerland, as well as Washington DC) and you consent to the non-exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in England and Wales in any and all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this website.



Misuse of our site by knowingly hacking, introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful, or attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.


By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the many Computer Misuse Acts globally. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate fully with those authorities.


Changes to This Agreement

SUISHARE reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use at any time. We do so by posting and drawing attention to the updated terms on this site. Your decision to continue to visit and make use of the site after such changes have been made constitutes your formal acceptance of the new Terms of Use.

Therefore, we ask that you check and review this Agreement for such changes on an occasional basis. Should you not agree to any provision of this Agreement or any changes we make to this Agreement, we ask and advise that you do not use or continue to access SUISHARE website immediately.

Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.


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