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1. About Brevan Howard
The Brevan Howard website ‘portal.brevanhoward.com’ (‘our site’) is issued for all purposes by Brevan Howard Capital Management LP (‘BHCM LP’), acting by its sole general partner, Brevan Howard Capital Management Limited (‘BHCML’) (and the expression ‘we’ and ‘our’ shall be construed accordingly). We are registered with the Jersey Financial Services Commission under the Financial Services (Jersey) Law, 1998 to carry on fund services business as a manager, investment manager and distributor. We, in such capacity, have appointed certain of our affiliates, including Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP (‘BHAM’), to act as investment manager of, and provide certain related services to, certain funds. BHAM is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority of the United Kingdom (‘FCA’) (firm reference number: 216851). BHCML (acting as sole general partner of BHCM LP) and each of its affiliates are collectively referred to in this site as ‘Brevan Howard’ and references to ‘Brevan Howard’ are to BHCML (acting as sole general partner of BHCM LP) and/or its relevant affiliate.
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