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Provision of Services Regulations 2009

The following information is supplied in accordance with our obligations under The Provision of Services Regulations 2009. Required information not provided below is included in the engagement letter and terms of business between ASE Audit LLP and its clients.

General:

ASE Audit LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England with registered number OC345875 and registered office at Rowan Court, Concord Business Park, Manchester, M22 0RR.

As a member firm of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales ("ICAEW"), ASE Audit LLP is subject to the ICEAW's "Code of Ethics" which can be viewed at www.icaew.com/membershandbook, under section 3, subsection 220.

Audit:

ASE Audit LLP is registered to carry out audit work in the United Kingdom by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales details about out audit registration can be viewed at www.auditregister.org.uk under reference number C002252417.

The professional rules applicable to our audit work are "Audit Regulations and Guidance" which can be found at www.icaew.com/auditnews. There are also the "International Standards on Auditing (UK and Ireland" at www.frc.org.uk/apb/publications/isa.cfm.

Data Protection:

ASE Audit LLP is registered with the Information Commissioner as a data controller details about our registration can be viewed at www.ico.gov.uk under registration number Z1936284.

Quality of Service:

If a conflict of interest should arise, either between two or more of our clients, or in the provision of multiple services to a single client, we will take such steps as are necessary to deal with the conflict. In resolving the conflict, we would be guided by the Code of Ethics of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales which can be viewed at www.icaew.com/membershandbook, section 3, subsection 220.

Code of Conduct:

The code of conduct to which the firm is subject is the "Code of Ethics" of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales which can be found at www.icaew.com/membershandbook, section 3. For our audit work we are also subject to the "APB Ethical Standards" at www.frc.org.uk/apb/publications/ethical.cfm.

Professional Indemnity Insurance:

In accordance with the disclosure requirements of the Provision of Services Regulations 2009, our professional indemnity insurer is Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty, 60 Gracechurch St, London EC3V 0HR. The territory coverage is worldwide excluding professional business carried out from an office in the United States of America or Canada and excluded any action for a claim brought in any court in the United States of America or Canada.

ASE Plc
Rowan Court
Concord Business Park
Manchester
United Kingdom
M22 0RR
Tel: +44 (0)161 493 1930

Registered in England and Wales: ASE Plc - 06897642, ASE Audit LLP - OC345875 and ASE Group Limited - 02447224