In view of the potential risk involved in derivatives investment, investors without the general knowledge on derivatives can watch and clearly understand the content of all these four sections below which are extracted from the DVD provided by the Hong Kong Association of Bank ("HKAB") before any purchase of derivative products is made:
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Investment involves risks. Investors should note that value of investments can go down as well as up and past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance. This video does not and is not intended to identify all of the risks that may be involved in the products or investments referred to in this video. Investors must make investment decisions in light of their own investment objectives, financial position and particular needs and where necessary consult their own professional advisers before making any investment. Investors should read and fully understand all the offering documents relating to such products or investments and all the risk disclosure statements and risk warnings therein before making any investment decisions.