Complaints procedure

How Do I Complain?

ebi Portfolios Limited is committed to providing the highest standard of service to all our Clients. In the event that you ever have a complaint about our services, we would like to hear from you to give us an opportunity to make things right and improve on our service provision.  You should contact:

By writing to:

The Client Relations Team,
Suite 7 Beecham House
Beecham Business Park
Northgate
Aldridge
WS9 8TZ

or by telephone on 01922 472 226

or by email at enquiries@ebip.co.uk

When you do contact us to make a complaint please make sure you provide us with the following information:

  • Full name of complainant, name of the firm he/she is lodging the complaint on behalf of, address, product (Vital or Vantage), contact telephone number, email address.
  • A full description of the complaint.
  • Copies of any relevant documentation you wish us to consider as part of the complaint investigation.

How Long Will the Investigation take?

  • Your complaint will be handled as quickly and as fairly as possible.
  • Wherever possible, the investigation will be completed within 8 weeks of your complaint being received.
  • If this is not the case you will receive a further letter which will outline the progress of the investigation and will explain why the matter remains unresolved.

What If I Am Not Satisfied With Your Decision?

If we fail to resolve your complaint to your satisfaction, you may be able to refer it to the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). They are an agency for arbitrating on unresolved complaints between regulated firms and their clients. Full details can be found on its website: https://www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk/


Terms of Use

The following terminology applies to these Terms of Use and any or all subsequent agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to each mutually exclusive user accessing this website and accepting these terms and conditions. “The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We” and “Us”, refers to ebi Portfolios Ltd. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

Content and Copyright

All of the content included on this website (including text, graphics, logos, icons, images, software and computer source code), the arrangement and compilation of such content and any databases or digital documents are the property of our Company or its content suppliers and is protected by United Kingdom and international intellectual property laws, including, copyright laws. The content and software made available on this website is to be used solely for providing interactive services between our Company and you.

Disclaimer Notice

Our Company agrees to use all reasonable and practical endeavours to keep this website in a fully operational and fault free condition. However, we cannot guarantee that this will always be the case and therefore do not accept responsibility for any defects that may exist, or for any costs, loss of profits, loss of data, or any other consequential losses arising from your use of, or inability to use our website.

Our website is provided “as-is”, without any warranties or guarantees as to it or its content’s fitness for any specific purpose unless specifically stated with direct connection to that content. Our Company shall not be responsible for any unauthorised access to or alterations of your transmissions or data, any data sent or received or not sent or received or any electronic transactions entered into using this website.

If you do not agree to any of these terms of use, your only recourse is to immediately discontinue use of this website.

Acceptable Usage

You agree that you will only use this website in a manner that is consistent with these terms and in such a way as to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. In particular, you will not use this website to transmit or post any material, which is defamatory, offensive, or of an obscene or menacing character or which may, in our judgement, cause annoyance, inconvenience or anxiety to any person. To the extent to which your use, or the use by any person who may be authorised by you or for whom you are responsible (for example as the employer) causes loss or damage to any party, you agree to indemnify our Company immediately in relation to any such losses or damages attributable to a misuse of our website including any costs, loss or profits, loss of data or consequential losses arising.

You agree that the content contained within or provided by this website is for your own use and also agree that you will not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way, the material and content contained within or provided by this website without first obtaining prior written permission from a duly authorised representative of our Company. You agree not to use this website or the services made available to you through this website in such a way that may cause the whole or part of this website to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or in any way impaired.

Security

Where applicable, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any usernames and the associated passwords assigned to you upon registration for any of our digital services. You are fully responsible for all activities, which occur using those credentials including the content of your transmissions through the service. If you are sharing a computer, you should always log out before leaving this website to protect access to your information from subsequent users. You must notify us immediately of any unauthorised use or any other breach of security.

Fees

You are responsible for obtaining the equipment and paying all applicable internet connection fees that are required to access this website.

Best Execution

All portfolios managed by ebi Portfolios are held on adviser investment (wrap) platforms. In all instances, ebi Portfolios places its trading instruction(s) at the model portfolio level using the platform portfolio trading capabilityAs a result, trade execution (Best Execution) of assets is entirely under the control of the respective platform.

Stewardship Code

ebi Portfolios Limited is a discretionary fund manager based in the United Kingdom and authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). In our conduct of business, we endeavour to align with the requirements of the UK Financial Reporting Council’s Stewardship Code 2020 which came into effect in January 2020.  ebi is currently working to satisfying the reporting expectations of the Code to become signatory to the Code.

Other Terms of Use

This website and these terms may be amended from time to time without giving any prior notification. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms to confirm your continued agreement to them and how they apply to the use of this website. Continued use of this website following any such changes constitutes your acceptance of those changes and your agreement to be bound by them.

The disclaimers and limitations of liability notices contained within these terms of use are without prejudice to any disclaimers or limitations of liability contained in any other contract you may have with our Company and do not affect your statutory rights.

This agreement is governed by English law. You agree that the Courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to hear and determine any action or proceedings arising from or in connection with the use of this website.

Our Legal Notices

Our website terms might change occasionally. Check back here regularly to stay updated, because the latest terms apply to you.

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