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Dow Jones indexes (including, without limitation, the Dow Jones averages, Dow Jones Global indexes, Dow Jones Titans indexes, Dow Jones Islamic Market indexes, Dow Jones Sustainability indexes and Dow Jones-AIG Commodity indexes) are proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. (Dow Jones) and/or its licensors. By accessing and using the Dow Jones indexes, you are indicating that you are at least 18 years old, and you agree to be bound by all these terms and conditions of use. You may print and keep a copy of these terms and conditions of use, but Dow Jones may change any of these terms at any time.
When the terms are changed, the changes will appear in this document. Your use of Dow Jones indexes after any changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to the modified terms and conditions of use. Therefore, you should read these terms and conditions of use from time to time. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions of use or any changes thereto, you should not use Dow Jones indexes again.
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