DISCLAIMER - IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICE

 

OFFER BY FIRSTRAND INTERNATIONAL LIMITED (A WHOLLY-OWNED SUBSIDIARY OF FIRSTRAND LIMITED) ("FIRSTRAND") FOR ALDERMORE GROUP PLC (THE "OFFER")

 

You are attempting to enter the part of the website that is designated for the publication of documents and information ("Materials") in connection with the Offer. Please read this notice carefully - it applies to all persons who view the Materials and, depending on where you are located, may affect your rights or responsibilities. FirstRand reserves the right to amend or update this notice at any time and you should, therefore, read it in full each time you visit this website.

 

ACCESS TO THE MATERIALS MAY BE RESTRICTED UNDER SECURITIES LAWS IN CERTAIN JURISDICTIONS. BY ACCESSING ANY MATERIALS ON THIS SITE, YOU WILL BE DEEMED TO CONFIRM CERTAIN MATTERS (INCLUDING THAT YOU ARE NOT RESIDENT IN SUCH A JURISDICTION). THE MATERIALS ARE NOT DIRECTED AT, OR ACCESSIBLE BY, PERSONS RESIDENT IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF THAT JURISDICTION.

 

It is your responsibility to satisfy yourself as to the full observance of any relevant laws and regulatory requirements. If you are in any doubt, you should not seek to access the Materials.

 

Basis of access

The Materials you are seeking to access are made available in good faith and for information purposes only and are subject to the terms and conditions set out below. Any person seeking to access the Materials represents and warrants to FirstRand that they are doing so for information purposes only and they agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions, do not view, access or download the Materials contained on this website.

Nothing on, or which can be downloaded from, this part of the website constitutes an offer for sale or subscription or any solicitation for any offer to buy or subscribe for any securities in any jurisdiction and in particular is not for distribution in the United States or any other jurisdiction where this would be unlawful.

 

Viewing the Materials may be restricted under securities laws in certain jurisdictions. All persons resident outside the United Kingdom who wish to view the Materials must first satisfy themselves that they are not subject to any local requirements that prohibit or restrict them from doing so and should inform themselves about, and observe, any applicable legal or regulatory requirements applicable in their jurisdiction. Any failure to comply with any such restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities laws or regulations of such jurisdiction.

 

The Materials do not contain or constitute or form part of any offer or invitation to purchase, otherwise acquire, subscribe for, sell or otherwise dispose of, any securities or the solicitation of any vote or approval in any jurisdiction pursuant to the Possible Offer or otherwise. The Offer will be implemented by way of scheme of arrangement pursuant to a scheme document to be circulated by Aldermore to its shareholders ("Scheme Document") (or in the event that the Offer is to be implemented by means of a takeover offer, an offer document), which will contain the full terms and conditions of the Offer, including details of how to vote in respect of the Offer. Any decision in respect of, or other response to, the Offer should be made only on the basis of the information contained in the Scheme Document.

 

You should not download, mail, forward, distribute, send or show the Materials to any person. In particular, you should not mail, forward, distribute or send the information or documents contained therein to any person resident or located in the United States or any jurisdiction where it would be unlawful to do so.

 

The documents included in this website speak only at the specified date of the relevant document (other than to the extent such duty arises as a matter of law).

If you are in any doubt about the contents of the Materials or the action you should take, you should seek your own financial advice from an independent financial adviser authorised under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 or, if you are located outside the United Kingdom, from an appropriately authorised independent financial adviser.

This notice shall be governed by, and interpreted in accordance with, English law.

 

Confirmation of understanding and acceptance of disclaimer

If you are resident or located in any jurisdiction into which distribution of the Materials would constitute a violation of the relevant laws of such jurisdiction, you must not attempt to view the Materials.

Any person seeking access to the Materials represents, warrants and confirms to FirstRand that:

  • they are doing do for information purposes only;
  • they are not (nor do they act on behalf of someone who is) a resident, citizen or national of, or located in any other jurisdiction, country or territory that renders the accessing or distribution of the Materials or parts thereof illegal;
  • FirstRand is lawfully entitled to make the content of the Materials available to them under all applicable laws;
  • they will not, and will not seek to, copy, forward, transfer or distribute the Materials or any part of the Materials to any other person at any time;
  • they have read and understood this notice, they understand that it may affect their rights or responsibilities and they agree to be bound by the terms of this notice; and
  • their attention has been drawn to the legal notice set out above and they confirm that they are permitted to proceed to the electronic versions of these Materials.

If you are unable to give the above representations, warranties or confirmations, and/or are unable to agree to the basis on which access to the Materials is given, please do not seek to seek to access, view or download the Materials.

 

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