Terms & Conditions

Site and company details
scventures.io (the “Website”) is owned and operated by Standard Chartered Bank (“Standard Chartered”), a company incorporated in England and Wales with limited liability by Royal Charter 1853, under reference ZC18 whose principal office in Singapore is situated at 8 Marina Boulevard, Marina Bay Financial Centre, Tower 1, Singapore 018981. The “Standard Chartered Group” means Standard Chartered, its subsidiaries, its holding companies and subsidiaries of those holding companies.

Use of this Website
The Website provides you with information about SC Ventures, a business unit of Standard Chartered focused on enabling digital transformation in banking, including creating and incubating new technology enabled business models. Your use of this Website is governed by these terms of use (“Terms of Use”) and our privacy policy and cookies policy. This is a legally binding agreement between you and Standard Chartered establishing the terms and conditions under which this Website may be used. Your use of the Website constitutes your acceptance of these Terms of Use.

Standard Chartered is not responsible if information made available on this Website is not accurate, complete or current. The material and information contained on this Website and any web sites of other members of the Standard Chartered Group (collectively “Standard Chartered sites”) are provided for general information only and should not be used as a basis for making business or investment decisions. Any information on the Standard Chartered sites should not be relied upon without consulting primary, more accurate or more up-to-date sources of information or specific professional advice, which we recommend you to obtain. Standard Chartered makes no representation or warranty of any kind, whether express, implied or statutory regarding the material and information contained or referred to on each page associated with the Standard Chartered sites. Any reliance on any of the material on the Website is at your own risk.
The Standard Chartered sites may contain articles and materials written by third party authors or contributors. All opinion or analysis expressed are those of the author (whether the author is from Standard Chartered or a third party contributor) and do not reflect the views of Standard Chartered. Nothing shall in the articles and materials should be construed as asserting or implying Standard Chartered’s endorsement of the author’s views.
Standard Chartered’s inclusion of hyperlinks on the Standard Chartered sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such sites. Any hyperlinks from Standard Chartered sites exists for information purposes and are for your convenience only. Standard Chartered is not responsible for the contents of third party websites. If you visit third party websites, then your rights and obligations while accessing and using those sites will be governed by the agreements and policies relating to use of those third party sites.

Limitation of liability
Standard Chartered accepts no liability for any loss or damage (including special, incidental or consequential loss or damage) arising directly or indirectly from your use of the Standard Chartered sites, howsoever arising from, but not limited to:
  • Any defect, error, imperfection, fault, mistake or inaccuracy with Standard Chartered sites, its contents (including content from third party providers), associated services, or due to any unavailability of this site or any local site or any part thereof or any contents or associated services
  • Action taken, or not taken in reliance on material, content or information contained on the Standard Chartered sites
  • Any computer viruses, Trojan horses, worms, software bombs or similar items or processes arising from your use of the Standard Chartered sites. You click on any hyperlinks or download any software or data from the Standard Chartered sites at your own risk.

Email subscription service
We may, at our discretion, provide a service whereby you can request to subscribe to and receive e-mail alerts relating to products, services or information offered by Standard Chartered or other third parties (“Subscription Service(s)”). Your use of the Subscription Services will be governed by the separate terms and conditions for use of those services. Your confirmation of subscription to the Subscription Services constitutes acceptance of their terms and conditions of use.
Standard Chartered does not guarantee that any e-mails from the Standard Chartered Sites will be sent to you or received by Standard Chartered nor does Standard Chartered warrant the privacy and/or security of e-mails during internet transmission.

Personal data
Any personal data you submit when requesting to subscribe to the Subscription Service(s) will be handled by the Standard Chartered Group for the purpose of providing you with information about products, services or information you have requested and in accordance with our privacy policy and cookie policy. By requesting to subscribe to the Subscription Service(s) you confirm that you have read and understood the privacy policy and cookie policy and consent to the Standard Chartered Group handling and disclosing your personal data, including sensitive personal data, as outlined. The privacy policy and cookie policy may be amended or replaced from time to time and it is your responsibility to check for any updates.

Intellectual property rights
All rights (including, but not limited to, copyright) in and to the contents (including, but not limited to, trademarks, text, graphics, images, links and sounds) contained on the Standard Chartered sites is owned by or licensed to Standard Chartered plc or other members of the Standard Chartered Group, and may not, unless expressly permitted on the Standard Chartered sites, be copied, modified, downloaded, distributed or published in any way without the prior written consent of Standard Chartered plc, other members of the Standard Chartered Group or its licensors, as the case may be. If any content on the Standard Chartered sites is permitted for use, you shall comply with all terms of use, conditions, guidelines, or restrictions that apply to that content.

“Standard Chartered”, “Standard Chartered Bank” are registered trademarks, logos and service marks of Standard Chartered plc and no permission or licence is granted to use any such trademarks, logos or service marks without the prior written consent of Standard Chartered plc.

In relation to any information or material you submit to Standard Chartered using this site and/or to our social media accounts, you hereby grant to Standard Chartered or other members of the Standard Chartered Group a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, sub-licensable right and licence to use such information or material for any purpose it deems appropriate, including without limitation, the copying, modification, transmission, distribution and publication thereof, unless restricted by applicable law. You represent and warrant that such information or material you submit does not infringe the rights of any other third party.
You agree that Standard Chartered shall not be under any obligation of confidentiality to you regarding any such information or material submitted to it using this site and/or our social media accounts unless otherwise agreed in a separate direct contract between you and Standard Chartered or required by law.

Standard Chartered reserves the right in its discretion to change without prior notice any information or material contained on the site and the terms and conditions under which this site is used.

Standard Chartered may terminate this agreement, your access to this site and use of any service at any time.

Governing law
These terms of use shall be governed by and construed according to the laws of Singapore. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with these terms of use shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.