Competition terms and conditions

1. The Promoter

The promoter is: Schroder & Co. Limited of (Company No. 2280926) of 12 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA, trading as Cazenove Capital.

2. The competition

2.1 The title of the competition is Inspiring Innovative Ideas 2017.

2.2 Entrants will compete for the opportunity to have a one of their products included in the gift bags at the Cazenove Capital Client Christmas Party.

2.1 The winner will be the entrant which, in the opinion of the panel, has demonstrated the greatest skill and judgement in innovation of the submitted product or service.

2.2 Each entrant must submit a description of 200 words or less of an innovative business idea or product they have developed.

3. How to enter

3.1 The competition will run from 4 pm on Monday 10th April (the "Opening Date") to 5 pm on Friday 9th June (the "Closing Date") inclusive.

3.2 All competition entries must be received by the Promoter by no later 5 pm on the Closing Date.
All competition entries received after the Closing Date are automatically disqualified.

3.3 To enter the competition:

(a) enter the competition online by submitting the online entry form provided on by Friday 9th June.

(b) submissions must describe the innovative product or service in 200 words or less (with no pictures).

3.4 No purchase necessary and there is no charge to register (or for use of the website).

3.5 The Promoter will not accept:

(a) responsibility for competition entries that are lost, mislaid, damaged or delayed in transit, regardless of cause, including, for example, as a result of any postal failure, equipment failure, technical malfunction, systems, satellite, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind; or

(b) proof of posting or transmission as proof of receipt of entry to the competition.

3.6 By submitting a competition entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

3.7 Please see for a copy of these competition terms and conditions.

3.8 The competition entries will be judged by a panel of four judges (appointed by the Promoter) based on the skill and judgement in the innovation of the submitted product or service. In the event of a deadlock the Chair will have the casting vote. The panel may consist partly or wholly of employees or officers of the Promoter or its affiliates. The panel’s decision will be final.

4. Eligibility

4.1 The competition is only open to all UK based (unlisted) businesses (including sole proprietors), except:

(a) the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies;

(b) businesses (or sole proprietors) professionally connected with the competition or its administration;

(c) businesses (or sole proprietors) or submissions that are not consistent with the Promoter’s global commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance as determined in the reasonable discretion of the panel;

(d) if they are not developed independently of Cazenove Capital or

(e) entrants not meeting any other criteria on the entry form.

4.2 In entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and willing to provide the product that are consistent with the Promoter’s global commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance as determined in the reasonable discretion of the panel.

4.3 The submitted product must have been developed by the business (or sole proprietor) submitting the entry and must have a value (in hand) per unit of £10 or less.

4.4 The Promoter may require you to provide proof that you are eligible to enter the competition.

4.5 The Promoter will not accept competition entries that are:

(a) automatically generated by computer;

(b) completed by third parties or in bulk;

(c) illegible, have been altered, reconstructed, forged or tampered with;

(d) photocopies and not originals; or

(e) incomplete.

4.6 There is a limit of one entry to the competition per business (or sole proprietor) (where holding or subsidiary entities within a group will be treated as one business).

4.7 The Promoter reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct or materials provided for inclusion in the bags is contrary to the spirit or intention of the prize competition or the Promoter’s global commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance.

4.8 Competition entries cannot be returned.

5. The prize

5.1 The prize is the opportunity to have products included in the gift bags at the Cazenove Capital Client Christmas Party and one such prize is available to be won.

5.2 Prizes are subject to availability (in particular if the Christmas party is cancelled due to extraordinary events or for other reasons). There is no cash alternative for the prize.

5.3          The prize is not negotiable or transferable.

5.4          The product included in the gift bags must comply with the marketing guidelines specified by the Promoter and the Promoter’s global commitment to Environmental, Social and Governance.

6. Winner announcement

6.1 The winner of the competition will be announced on Friday 14th July (Announcement Date).

6.2 The decision of the panel nominated by the Promoter is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

6.3 The Promoter will contact the winner as soon as practicable after the Announcement Date, using the telephone number or email address provided with the competition entry.

6.4 The Promoter will send the name and county of the winner to anyone who writes within one month after the Closing Date of the competition requesting details of the winner and who encloses a self-addressed envelope to the address set out in condition 1.

7. Claiming the prize

7.1 The prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf.

7.2 In order to claim the prize you must (i) provide a sample of the product included in the gift bags to Cazenove Capital, 12 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA by Friday 23rd June 2017 on request. If approved you must provide 1000 units of your product for inclusion in the gift bags by Friday 17th November. If you do not claim the prize by this date, your claim will become invalid.

7.3 The Promoter will make all reasonable efforts to contact the winner. If the winner cannot be contacted or is not available, or has not claimed their prize within 14 days of the Announcement Date, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant selected from the correct entries that were received before the Closing Date.

7.4 The Promoter does not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize.

8. Limitation of liability

Insofar as is permitted by law, the Promoter, its agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoter, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.

9. Ownership of competition entries and intellectual property rights

9.1 Competition entries and any accompanying material submitted to the Promoter will not be returned.

9.2 You agree that the Promoter may, but is not required to, make a brief description of your product available on its website and any other media, whether now known or invented in the future, in connection with any publicity for the competition.

10. Data protection and publicity

10.1 If you are the winner of the competition, you agree that the Promoter may use your name, image and town or county of residence to announce the winner of this competition and for any other reasonable and related promotional purposes.

10.2 You further agree to participate in any reasonable publicity required by the Promoter.

10.3 By entering the competition, you agree that any personal information provided by you with the competition entry may be held and used only by the Promoter or its agents and suppliers to administer the competition.

11. General

11.1 If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the competition.

11.2 The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the prize competition where it becomes necessary to do so.

11.3 These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.


This article is issued by Cazenove Capital which is part of the Schroders Group and a trading name of Schroder & Co. Limited, 1 London Wall Place, London EC2Y 5AU. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. 

Nothing in this document should be deemed to constitute the provision of financial, investment or other professional advice in any way. Past performance is not a guide to future performance. The value of an investment and the income from it may go down as well as up and investors may not get back the amount originally invested.

This document may include forward-looking statements that are based upon our current opinions, expectations and projections. We undertake no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements. Actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements.

All data contained within this document is sourced from Cazenove Capital unless otherwise stated.