Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy and Website Terms

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  1. Introduction

    This is the official website of Obsidian IR Ltd. It is intended to serve as an introduction to our firm, by giving an outline of our services and by providing details of how we can be contacted.The terms and conditions set out below govern the use by you of the website. We reserve the right to change the terms of use of the website at any time and you are requested to check the terms of use from time to time to ensure that you have seen the latest version.

  2. Copyright and Trademark

    Subject to the provisions below, the copyright in all content, graphics, tables, images and underlying codes of the website belongs to us and is hereby asserted. Any copying or modification of all or any part of the website is hereby prohibited with the exception that clients and prospective clients are welcome to take a copy of the pages of the website, which do not contain materials relating to our clients, as a record of its contents and for personal use only.We hereby assert and reserve all our copyright, design right, moral rights, the moral rights of our employees, community design rights and all other rights in law of whatever type anywhere in the world to protect our intellectual property, goodwill and reputation.

  3. Personal identification information

    We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

    Non-personal identification information

    We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

  4. Cookies

    By continuing to use our website you accept our use of cookies. We use 2 groups of cookies: Google Analytics and a WordPress cookie that’s used for our Content Management System.

    Google Analytics Cookies

    The 4 Google Analytics cookies provide us with data about visitor usage patterns on our site. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they’re using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure users are finding what they need easily. The visitor remains anonymous.

    The cookies Google Analytics stores are:

    These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. These cookies expire in 2 years, 30mins, when you close your browser and 6 months respectively.

    Content management system

    Our website content management system uses cookies:


    These cookies are automatically added by the software that runs this site and we do not use them. They have no impact on your user experience and store no personal information. They contain some information about your geographic location. This cookie expires after 1 year.


    These cookies are automatically added by the software that runs this site and are only used by logged in administrative users. You do not need to log in in order to use this site. This cookie expires at the end of your browser session.


    This is a test cookie added by the site software to see if cookies can be added. This cookie expires at the end of your browser session.

  5. Virus Disclaimer

    Reasonable steps have been taken to protect this website by antivirus software but all visitors are advised to take all necessary steps to ensure that no virus contamination occurs. No responsibility can be accepted for any loss or damage sustained as a consequence of any virus transmission.

  6. Sharing your personal information

    We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

  7. Third party websites

    Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

  8. Compliance

    All parties are required to comply with UK legislation relating to websites and e-commerce.

  9. Unauthorised Use of the Website

    The following uses are unauthorised; a breach of these conditions and may be an infringement or even a crime:(a) Any unauthorised use or copying of our name, trading style, get-up, confidential information or data (being information of a confidential nature the misuse of which will foreseeably damage our business reputation or goodwill) or copyright material. (b) Unauthorised entry to any non-public part of the website, including its underlying codes, or into any of our private computer system. (c) Unauthorised copying, downloading or framing of any part of the website. (d) Unauthorised covert or overt linking of any part of our website with another or interception of visitors or potential visitors. (e) Any action which is intended or has the effect of deceiving or misleading us or third parties, whether for gain or otherwise.

  10. English law

    The website and its contents are governed by English law. Last updated 28 July 2014