Disclaimer regarding the SMBC Trust Bank Website

NOTICE

The site http://www.smbctb.co.jp ("this site") is operated by SMBC Trust Bank ("the Bank"). Before using this site, please read and agree to the following precautions.

About predictions about future business performance

This site mentions future business performance. These are not guarantees that the business performance in question will be achieved, and involve some risk and uncertainty. Predictions about future business performance can change from day to day according to changes in the business environment, so please be aware that the information on this site may not necessarily be based on the latest business environment.

About insider trading

The purpose of this site is to disseminate information to shareholders, investors, customers, etc. and includes a wide variety of information, including news releases for the media, etc. Some of this information may be considered “important facts” from the viewpoint of the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act.

About information on this website

This site is intended as a supplementary disclosure method for information that must be disclosed due to laws or financial instruments exchange rules. We recommend that it be viewed in conjunction with other sources of disclosure information, such as financial statements and securities reports, extraordinary reports, or TDnet (Timely Disclosure Network). In addition, other information on the site may not necessarily be identical to the information announced to the media, etc., and all of the information that has been announced will not necessarily be posted on this site.

About trademarks

The Bank holds the copyright to all content on this site (information, trademarks, design, etc.). Therefore, the use, duplication or alteration of this content without permission is forbidden.

The unauthorized use of the Bank's websites and systems, including unauthorized access to the SMBC Trust Bank system, unauthorized use of passwords, or misuse of the information included on the site is strictly forbidden.

SMBC Trust Bank and PRESTIA are trademarks and service marks of SMBC Trust Bank.

Limitation of liability

  • The Bank cannot accept responsibility for any losses incurred as a result of decisions made based on the information included on this site.
  • The operation of this site may be discontinued or changed at any time without advance notice.
  • Clicking on links or banners on this site may lead you to other sites. These sites are not administered by SMBC Trust Bank. Please note that the Bank cannot take responsibility for the content, etc. on other sites.

About Security

The site administrators are making ongoing efforts to increase security and prevent issues such as unauthorized access, loss, destruction, falsification, leaks, etc. of customer information.

NOTICE ON SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

To ensure a pleasant experience using this site, PRESTIA Online, and PRESTIA Mobile, we ask that you use the following usage environments to access them in some cases, these services may not function as expected due to your usage environment (settings, communication speed, security software, Internet service provider, etc.).
Also, for security reasons, etc., we recommend that you install the latest program updates and security updates for your operating system and browser.

[SMBC Trust Bank Website for PC and PRESTIA Online]

OS / Browser Windows7 and higher Macintosh
OS X 10.8 and higher
Microsoft® Internet Explorer™ 9.0 and higher -
Google Chrome™ Latest Version -
Mozilla® Firefox® 31.0 and higher -
Apple® Safari® - 6.0.2 and higher

In addition, we do not recommend you to use PRESTIA Online with Smartphones and Tablets.

[SMBC Trust Bank Website for Smartphone and PRESTIA Mobile]

When using
an Android™
A Smartphone with Android™ 4.4 or higher installed, using the Google Chrome™ browser
When using
an iPhone
An iPhone with iOS 8.1 or higher installed, using the Apple® Safari® browser

In addition, we do not recommend you to use PRESTIA Mobile with Tablets and devices other than those described above.

  • *Android is a trademark of Google Inc.
  • *iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and in other countries.
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  • If you are using a browser pop-up blocker, these services may not be used properly, so please make sure that pop-ups from www.smbctb.co.jp are permitted when using PRESTIA Online or PRESTIA Mobile.
  • When accessing the SMBC Trust Bank website, PRESTIA Online or PRESTIA Mobile, please be careful not to use an environment that is no longer supported.
  • Please be sure to change your passwords regularly.
  • Please use anti-virus software and update a virus definition file to perform virus checking periodically.

Regarding the Use of Plugins

  • Plugins such as Adobe Flash Player, Real Player, or Windows Media Player are required to view video content on this site, and the Adobe Acrobat Reader plugin is required for viewing PDF documents. To ensure a pleasant experience, users who have not yet obtained these plugins can download them here.

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Real Player can be downloaded hereOpen in new window
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Windows Media Player can be downloaded hereOpen in new window
(the Microsoft site will open in a separate window).

Adobe Reader can be downloaded hereOpen in new window
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About handling of online data

This section explains cookies and the information that is collected with them on this site. A list of applicable URLs can be found in Footnote [1] at the end of this page. This explanation will be updated as needed when the page is changed.

Unless otherwise noted, this explanation does not apply to the websites of companies other than SMBC Trust Bank, even if those sites can be accessed from the Bank's site.

- Cookies

Cookies are information stored on the user's PC when the user accesses a website. Cookies are generally used to increase convenience for the user on websites. There have been no reports of cookies being used to send viruses or damage computers. In most cases, cookies are only used during a single session/visit. In other cases, cookies may have expiration dates set, or may remain on the user's PC until the user deletes them.

- Cookie Usage

Cookies are used for various objectives. For example, they may be used to maintain the user's session, collect information about website usage for research purposes, or to store user preferences about information or products, etc.

The cookies used by the Bank do not collect any information that can be used to identify individuals.

- Cookie Filters

Changing browser settings according to the user's preferences or selections makes it possible to specify whether cookies will be accepted by the user's PC at all, or the degree to which they are accepted. However, if you choose not to accept cookies, it may not be possible for you to use the Bank's online banking service (PRESTIA Online) or the Bank's website.

- Other Companies' Cookies

The Bank may allow business contractors to place cookies on the SMBC Trust Bank site for the purpose of collecting information. In addition, the servers for the Bank's website may be operated by a business contractor. The information collected by business contractors using cookies is used according to the same methods as described above.

- General Website Operation

In addition to collecting information from cookies, the Bank may also receive information provided by the user on the Internet. For example, when the user uses the Bank's online banking service, the Bank's simulation tools, or does various procedures such as opening an account, etc. Information about cookies or information provided by the user on the Internet may be recorded. For example, this may be necessary when making a transaction that is desired by the user, or to record the user's transaction history, etc. Cookies required for the next session when using simulation tools, etc. or information obtained from the user on the Internet are only recorded when requested by or permitted by the user.

  • The SMBC Trust Bank website is operated by SMBC Trust Bank Ltd. This website is provided for the purpose of receiving applications for opening accounts, etc. and to provide customers of SMBC Trust Bank Ltd. with online access to account information and transaction services. www.smbctb.co.jp is the URL to which this policy applies.