Website Terms of Use




1.1 Your access to and use of the websites at (the "Homepage") and (the "Blog") and any other ISG website accessing this content (together the “Websites“) is subject to a number of important terms and conditions ("Terms of Use"), which are set out in full below.

1.2 Any reference to "we", "our" or "us" in these Terms of Use shall mean Information Services Group, Inc., a US company registered at 2187 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06902 and its affiliated companies around the world. References to "you" or "your" are references to the user of the Websites.

1.3 You should read these Terms of Use carefully and make sure you understand them before you begin using the Websites. You may wish to print a copy of these Terms of Use for future reference. By using the Websites, you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use, which shall take effect from your first use of the Websites.

1.4 If you do not agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use then you should not access or use the Websites.


We are continually seeking to update and improve the Websites. We may therefore make changes to the Websites and these Terms of Use at any time. You will be legally bound by the updated or amended terms from the first time that you use the Websites after we post the new Terms of Use online.


You may choose to supply us with personal information during your visit to the Websites. You agree that we may collect, store, use and transfer such information in accordance with our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into these Terms of Use and set out at


4.1 The Homepage is available in English, Chinese, German, Japanese and Swedish. The Blog is available in English only.

4.2 The information contained on the Websites should not be relied upon in connection with any investment decision. In particular, statistics referred to on the Websites are not indicative of future market trends or the future performance of trading companies. The information provided on the Websites is not an invitation to invest in shares or any other services or products of any kind.

4.3 The reports filed by us with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) which are listed on, linked to or are accessed through this web site speak only as of the respective dates on which such reports are filed by us. The contents of those reports can become out-of-date. We specifically disclaim any obligation to update the information on this site. We do not assume any duty of disclosure beyond that which is imposed by law, and expressly disclaim any duty to update any information set forth in our filings with the SEC. Users of this Web site should note that our periodic reports filed with the SEC include the disclosure of certain factors, which may affect our future performance. Individual statements appearing in our SEC filings are intended to be read in conjunction with and in the context of the complete documents in which they appear rather than as stand-alone statements.

4.4 References on the Websites to our services and products shall not amount to a promise that such services and products will be available at any time. Changes or improvements to our services and products may be made at any time without notice.

4.5 You may copy, download and print off research reports, white papers and other publicly available content on the Websites for your personal, non-commercial use only.

4.6 You must not modify any materials you have printed or downloaded from the Websites in any way. Any copies made of materials must be clearly identifiable as the product of Information Services Group, Inc. and its affiliates and you shall not, in any circumstances, remove or obscure any logo identifying the materials as such.

4.7 The copyright and any registered or unregistered rights in trade marks, trade names and logos (including the stylised "i" logo) are exclusively owned by usor licensed to us by our third party suppliers and contributors. All rights are reserved and acknowledged. You may not use our trade marks, trade names and logos in any way without our prior written approval.


5.1 You acknowledge and agree that when you post or view comments on the Blog, you do so at your own discretion and risk, including any reliance on the accuracy and completeness of those comments. You further acknowledge and agree that the views expressed by you and other users on the Blog do not necessarily reflect the views of Information Services Group, Inc., and that we do not support or endorse any user comments.

5.2 You acknowledge and agree that we have no obligation to monitor, review, or edit any comments posted by you or any other users of the Blog. However, we reserve the right to edit or refuse to publish your comments at our sole discretion and may remove your comments from the Blog at any time without notice.

5.3 We accept no responsibility or liability in respect of any comments posted by users of the Blog or in respect of any editing, removal or failure to publish such comments.


6.1 You are responsible for ensuring that your use of the Websites is lawful under the laws of any country in which you access them.

6.2 You must not:

(a) use the Websites to harvest personal information about others;

(b) use the Websites to defame, threaten, harass, abuse or otherwise violate the rights of others;

(c) impersonate anyone else, provide inaccurate personal information, or do anything that has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect when using the Websites;

(d) interfere with the smooth running of the Websites; or

(e) transmit any viruses or other harmful code, spyware or malware or interfere with the systems supporting the Websites.

6.3 We cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed to such behavior during your use of the Websites. If you encounter such behavior, please report it immediately to [email protected].


We do not monitor the content of third party websites and any links provided on the Websites are solely for your convenience. We cannot therefore accept any responsibility for any third party website. You are responsible for checking and complying with the terms applicable to your use of a third party’s website.


8.1 You acknowledge and agree that access to the Websites is provided free-of-charge, for information purposes only and on an "as is" basis. Accordingly, you further acknowledge and agree that:

(a) subject to paragraph 8.5, we accept no liability arising out of or in connection with your access and use of the Websites. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, in no circumstances do we accept liability for loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of anticipated savings, loss or corruption of data, loss of goodwill or any direct, indirect, consequential, special or punitive damages of any kind whatsoever;

(b) you should not rely on our content, as it has not been independently checked or verified;

(c) it is your responsibility to determine the suitability of the content of the Websites for any purpose for which you use it; and

(d) it is your responsibility to ensure that your hardware and software is enabled with appropriate up-to-date virus checking software before you access or use the Websites.

8.2 While we will endeavor to ensure that the Websites are available to you and that content for which we are responsible is accurate, we cannot make any guarantee or representation to you that the Websites will be continuously available, or available at any particular time, or that their content will be of any particular quality, accuracy or fit for any particular purpose. All express or implied warranties in relation to the Websites are hereby excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

8.3 We do not give any commitment that the Websites or any content on the Websites will be available uninterrupted or error free; that defects will be corrected or that the Websites or their supporting systems are free of viruses or bugs.

8.4 We do not accept any liability to you if the Websites fail, or are interrupted or delayed in the performance of any obligation due to:

(a) the non-availability or failure of any telecommunications or computer services, systems, equipment or software operated by us, you or any third party; or

(b) any other event not reasonably within our control.

8.5 Nothing in these Terms of Use shall exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.


9.1 We reserve the right to temporarily or permanently suspend your access to the Websites at any time and for any reason.

9.2 We may terminate the agreement made with you under these Terms of Use and suspend or terminate your access to the Websites without notice if you breach any of these Terms of Use.

9.3 Our failure to insist upon or enforce any provision of these Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any of our rights under these Terms of Use.


10.1 These Terms of Use are governed by US law and any dispute arising out of or in connection with them shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the US courts, save that we shall have the right, at our sole discretion, to commence and pursue proceedings in alternative jurisdictions.

10.2 For all enquiries, comments, feedback or further information regarding the Websites please contact [email protected].