Disclaimer for the FNG Label
GNG mbH is responsible for awarding the FNG Label. The FNG Sustainability Profile and Transparency Code products are activities of the industry association and are not the responsibility of GNG mbH. This disclaimer relates to the activity of GNG mbH, which consists in the award of the FNG Label.
1. This disclaimer relates to the use of and access to information in connection with the FNG Label and its award, and the activity of GNG mbH, which consists in the award of the FNG Label.
2. The information about the FNG Label and its award consists purely of compilations which are free of charge based on information from the respective applicants, upon which neither GNG mbH nor FNG e.V. has any influence.
3. GNG mbH does not conduct banking business or offer financial services. GNG mbH does not provide any kind of advice relating to the purchase or sale of securities, money market instruments, shares in funds, or derivatives. Accessing information about the FNG Label and its award does not establish any contractual relationship whatsoever, in particular any consultancy or information contract, between you and GNG mbH.
4. In the Label award process, GNG mbH does not check the sales prospectuses or other offer documents of providers and/or applicants nor the actual use of funds by the respective fund management. GNG mbH makes no assertion as to the completeness, substantive correctness, economic viability or legal compliance of the offer or the investment activities of the respective mutual fund.
5. The sole function of the information about the FNG Label and its award is to provide you with supplementary information. For clarification concerning the risks and other features of an investment in a particular mutual fund, please contact your professional advisor or the provider concerned if you are interested.
6. FNG e.V. and GNG mbH give no warranty as to the completeness, correctness and accuracy of the information on this website regarding the FNG Label and its award.
7. GNG mbH shall be liable for the information about the FNG Label and its award exclusively as follows:
(i) GNG mbH shall bear unlimited liability for damages arising from loss of life, physical injury or injury to health which were culpably caused by GNG mbH or a legal representative or vicarious agent of GNG mbH, or for damages which were caused by the absence of a quality warranted by GNG mbH or where GNG mbH has acted fraudulently.
(ii) GNG mbH shall bear unlimited liability for damages which were caused, either intentionally or due to gross negligence, by GNG mbH or a legal representative or vicarious agent of GNG mbH.
(iii) In the event of a violation of substantive contractual obligations culpably caused by slight negligence on the part of GNG mbH or a legal representative or vicarious agent of GNG mbH, GNG mbH shall be liable, but liability shall be limited, except in the cases of clause 7 (i) or clause 7 (iv), to foreseeable damages typical for this type of contract. Substantive contractual obligations are, in the abstract, those obligations, the fulfilment of which is a prerequisite for the proper performance of a contract and on whose observance the Contracting Parties may normally rely.
(iv) Liability under the Product Liability Act shall remain unaffected.
(v) The limitation period for damage claims against GNG mbH shall be one (1) year, except in the cases of clause 7 (i), (ii) or (iv).
8. GNG mbH reserves the right to modify this disclaimer from time to time and to amend it in line with technical and legal developments. The user will be specifically informed of such changes. Should any individual provisions of this disclaimer be invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.