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Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd ABN 11 005 354 522
(ANZ). ANZ holds Australian Financial Services Licence No.
This information is not an offer,
invitation, inducement, solicitation or recommendation to
subscribe for or purchase units in the ANZ Sustainable
Protected Responsible Investment II Trust (the ASPRIT II
Units) to be issued by ANZ Trustees Limited ABN 33 006 132 332 (ANZ Trustees), as Trustee of the ANZ
Sustainable Protected Responsible Investment II Trust. This
information does not contain, and should not be relied upon
as containing, investment recommendations or personal advice.
Before you act upon any information contained on this
page, you should seek independent professional advice
that takes into account your financial situation, investment
objectives, particular needs and/or other personal
The ASPRIT II Units are only
issued to or offered to residents of Australia. The
distribution of this information outside Australia may be
restricted by law and any failure to comply with such
restrictions may constitute a violation of applicable
securities laws by you.
ASPRIT II is seperate
entity from ANZ and is not an authorised deposit-taking institution
under the Banking Act 1959(Australia).
The ASPRIT II Units if issued will not represent deposits or other
liabilities of ANZ or any of its subsidiaries or associates.
Neither ANZ nor any of its subsidiaries or associates
guarantees or in any way stands behind the capital value
and/or performance of the ASPRIT II Units, the payment or
repayment of any moneys owing to holders of ASPRIT II Units or
the return of any principal invested or any particular rate of
return, or makes any statement (including, without limitation,
any representation) with respect to income tax or other
taxation consequences of any investment which is made in
relation to any ASPRIT II Units. Investment in the ASPRIT II
Units is subject to investment risk, including possible delays
in payment and loss of income and principal
may hold the ASPRIT II Units if issued.
ANZ may also provide debt,
treasury, and other services to the ANZ Sustainable Protected
Responsible Investment II Trust. These services are provided
in various capacities as a third party. ANZ may act if
necessary to protect its interests ahead of those of investors
and other parties. In acting in its various capacities, ANZ
will only have the duties and responsibilities expressly
agreed by it in the relevant capacity and will not, by virtue
of acting in any other capacity, be deemed to hold any
differing standard of care.
Sustainable Asset Management:
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information purposes. It is not a sales prospectus, nor should
it be construed as an offer or an invitation to take part in
an offer. Please note that SAM Sustainable Asset Management AG
reserves the right to change the range of products and
services and the prices thereof at any time without notice.
Certain products and services are subject to legal
restrictions and therefore may not be available for sale
throughout the world. 2006 SAM Sustainable Asset Management
The SRI Symbol & Certification Program:
Sustainable Leaders Australia Fund, otherwise known as the SAM
Australia Fund, has been accredited by the Ethical Investment
Association (EIA) to use the Sustainable Responsible
Investment (SRI) symbol.
The SAM Australia Fund has
been certified by the EIA according to the strict disclosure
requirements under the SRI Certification Program. The SRI
Symbol signifies that an investment product or service takes
environmental, social, ethical and governance considerations
into account along with financial returns. Developed in
response to investor requests for help in making more informed
choices, the SRI Symbol and SRI Certification Program promotes
consistent, standardised disclosure and education about
Sustainable Responsible Investment (SRI) and Ethical
Investment. See www.eia.org.au for details.
The SAM Australia Fund gives its permission for its SRI accreditation to be used in promotion of the ASPRIT II.
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prepared by Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd (ABN 72 072 881
086 / AFS Licence 227263). Vanguard is the responsible entity
of, and the issuer of interests in, the SAM Sustainable
Leaders Australia Fund. Vanguard does not take anybody's
circumstances into account when preparing information about
the fund so it may not be suitable for your
Past performance is not an indication of
future performance. Vanguard does not guarantee the
performance of the fund or the return of capital and does not
accept any liability in relation to ASPRIT
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