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Terms & Conditions


As an IRESS Insights Community member, you agree NOT to:

  1. engage in, promote, or advocate any illegal activity or fraudulent schemes of any kind including, through your posts or other use of the IRESS Insights Community. You also agree not to post links to other websites that engage in such activities;
  2. submit content that you know is false, inaccurate, defaming, or otherwise misleading in any way;
  3. submit content that contains any computer viruses, worms, or other potentially damaging computer programs or files;
  4. post or transmit material you do not have the right to post or transmit under law (such as copyright) or due to your personal contractual or fiduciary relationships;
  5. post material that violates any applicable law or regulation;
  6. use the IRESS Insights Community in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair IRESS servers or networks, or interfere with any other user's use and enjoyment of the IRESS Insights Community;
  7. attempt to gain unauthorised access to any services, usernames, computer systems, or networks, through hacking, password mining, or any other means. IRESS may take any legal and technical remedies necessary to prevent the violation of this provision;
  8. use profane, obscene, racist, sexist, intolerant, inappropriate, disruptive, or otherwise related content in any communication or post;
  9. use the IRESS Insights Community as a forum to threat, abuse, defame, stalk or harass any individual, entity, or organisation;
  10. use discriminatory or hateful speech of any kind regarding age, gender, race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, or disability in a post or a communication;
  11. post any personally-identifiable information about yourself or another person, including addresses, email addresses, contact information, phone numbers, account numbers, Taxpayer Identification Numbers, health information;
  12. post unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, or pyramid or multi-level marketing schemes, and you further agree not to use automated means, including spiders, robots, crawlers, data-mining tools, or other means to download data from the IRESS Insights Community.


Terms of Use – Intellectual Property

  1. Infringement on any party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other proprietary rights, or privacy is strictly prohibited and is the sole responsibility of each user.
  2. By submitting any content to the IRESS Insights Community, you warrant and represent that you are the copyright owner of the content of a post, or the copyright owner of that content within the post, has granted you permission to use such content consistent with the manner and purpose of your use.
  3. Using the IRESS Insights Community to distribute unauthorised copies of copyrighted material, including photos, artwork, text, recordings, designs, computer programs, or derivative works of such programs is strictly prohibited and subject to removal.


Finally, participation in the IRESS Insights Community requires your attention and agreement to IRESS’ Privacy Policy, available at


By accessing the IRESS Insights Community, you agree to the Terms of Use.


Please review the IRESS Insights Community Guidelines and Participation Rules.