Sibos.com & Sibos Mobile Application - Terms of Use

These terms of use apply to the use of Sibos.com and Sibos Mobile Application (the “Tools”).

 

Intellectual Property

The Tools contain proprietary materials of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL and/or of its suppliers. All rights reserved. Any and all rights, including title, ownership rights, copyright, trademark, patents, and any other intellectual property rights of whatever nature, in the services or products described in these Tools, including any associated processes or any derivative works, will remain the sole and exclusive property of SWIFT and/or its suppliers.

 

Trademarks

SWIFT is the trade name of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL.
SWIFT, the SWIFT logo, the Standards Forum logo, Sibos, Accord, SWIFT Ready, SWIFTNet, 3SKey, Innotribe are trademarks of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL. The following are registered trademarks of SWIFT SCRL.
All other product or company names that may be mentioned on the Tools are trade names, trademarks, or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

 

Links to other websites

The Tools may contain links to other websites, which are not controlled or maintained by SWIFT. Please note that SWIFT is not responsible for the content of those sites. The inclusion of such links does not imply any endorsement of these sites.

 

Code of Conduct

SWIFT values and encourages freedom of expression. To maintain a right balance between such freedom of expression, and potential abuses of the Tools, you agree to:

1. always respect SWIFT's name, reputation, goodwill and other business assets when using the Tools
2. in particular, respect the SWIFT Trademark Guidelines when referring to SWIFT or its products and services
3. ensure that any content that you make available does not infringe the rights of SWIFT, another user, or any third party
4. in particular, refrain from infringing any intellectual property rights, privacy and data protection laws, confidentiality commitments, trade or business secrets, banking secrecy, or other laws when using the Tools.
5. refrain from making any statements that would be insulting, threatening, libelous, obscene, offensive to religious, political or ethical beliefs, discriminating or racially oriented, or otherwise infringing any applicable legislation or third party rights
6. refrain from making any statements that would be disrespectful, misrepresenting, or otherwise harmful to SWIFT, another user, or any third party
7. refrain from discussing topics with competitors that could give rise to competition law issues (such as price-fixing or market allocation agreements), and always conduct discussions with competitors in accordance with applicable antitrust regulations
8. refrain from using the Tools to participate in or send contests, pyramid systems, or chain letters
9. refrain from sending or posting unsolicited e-mails or internal messages (spam) to other users.

SWIFT does not proactively monitor (neither before nor after publication of content) whether the content posted by users complies with these Terms of Use.

Although SWIFT may occasionally verify compliance with the Terms of Use, you agree that SWIFT does not have a general obligation to monitor content posted on the Tools, nor to actively seek facts or circumstances indicating illegal activity or content.

 

LIABILITY
SWIFT SHALL ONLY BE LIABLE FOR COSTS, LOSSES, CLAIMS, DAMAGES, EXPENSES OR PROCEEDINGS OF WHATEVER NATURE INCURRED OR SUFFERED BY YOU ARISING DIRECTLY IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE TOOLS AND ITS CONTENT, UP TO THE AMOUNT OF FEES PAID BY YOU UNDER YOUR SIBOS AGREEMENT WITH SWIFT. SWIFT SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES.

 

Privacy
Please read our Privacy Statement which governs your visit to this site, to understand our practices. Further information is also provided through the SIBOS Registration Policy.

 

Cookies
Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive or in your browser memory. We use cookies for authentication purposes (for example to access the secure area of http://www.swift.com ), to track user sessions (for example login information on both the secure and public areas of http://www.swift.com/ ), to repopulate fields (for example to access the Sibos Exhibitor Guide), or to track online acceptance (for example to track acceptance of the disclaimer of our translation service over the last 24 hours) or language preference.

The third-party add-ons that we use to collect statistics of our sites’ resources usage may also rely on cookies for their operation.

The information stored with cookies may include your name, first name, registration number on http://www.swift.com/ , language preference, login ID, and IP addresses.

 

Social Media
SWIFT supports the use of social media. However, any third-party content posted through social media channels maintained by SWIFT should not be taken as an endorsement of such information. Links to websites and other resources operated by parties other than SWIFT (“Third-Party Information”) are provided solely as a convenience to the user. The perceptions, opinions, beliefs, and attitudes expressed through social media websites and other public forums are those of employees, related individuals, and other participating users of our websites, and are not necessarily aligned with the policies, standards, and practices of SWIFT, its subsidiary organisations, stakeholders or partners. These social media sites are available for and intended to encourage public dialogue and are, as such, provided for outreach and informational purposes only.

 

SWIFT Contact details

S.W.I.F.T. SCRL ("SWIFT") with registered address at Avenue Adèle 1, B-1310 La Hulpe, Belgium.

Telephone: +32 2 655 31 11
Fax: +32 2 655 32 26
Email: swift.generic@swift.com

RPM Nivelles 0413.330.856
VAT: BE 413 330 856

 

Miscellaneous

Sibos.com can be subject to maintenance, at SWIFT's discretion and without prior notice. Such maintenance may require a temporary unavailability of the site.

SWIFT reserves the right to suspend or terminate the provision of all or part of the Tools at its own discretion, at any time, and without advanced notice.

By using the Tools, you agree to abide by these Terms of Use.
These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of Belgium. In case of disputes arising in relation to these Terms of Use, the Courts of Brussels will have exclusive jurisdiction.