Garanti BBVA API Developer Portal
Welcome to the Garanti BBVA Developer Portal (“Developer portal”) website at developers.garantibbva.ro , which is provided to you by Garantibank S.A (“Garanti BBVA”). After successful registration, the Garanti BBVA Developer Portal gives you the opportunity to create an application, view documentation and other relevant materials, obtain credentials, and request accompanying support. Subsequently, Garanti BBVA may in its discretion grant your application access to certain Application Programming Interfaces (“APIs”) and the testing environment (“sandbox”), which contains dummy data.
By accessing and using the Garanti BBVA Developer Portal, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, accept and agree to be bound by these Terms. If you register on the Garanti BBVA Developer Portal on behalf of a legal entity, you represent and acknowledge that you are authorised to legally bind that entity to these Terms.
The registration, access and use to/of the Garanti BBVA Developer Portal website at developers.garantibbva.ro including the pertinent tools and applications, as made available by Garanti Bank S.A from time to time in its discretion (the “Developer Portal”) is subject to the following Terms and Conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”).
Your Registration to the Developer Portal
The Developer Portal is a discretionary offer by Garanti Bank S.A. You must register through the website at developers.garantibbva.ro for access. Garanti Bank S.A reserves the right to approve registration demands and may reject your application in its discretion without the need to provide any reasons. You agree that you will disclose to Garanti Bank S.A any actual or potential conflicts of interest with respect to your registration (e.g., if you are already working for, or are affiliated with, a Garanti Bank S.A competitor or other financial institution).
Any information that you provide in connection with your registration must be correct and complete, and you are responsible for maintaining such information up-to-date and accurate throughout the term of your registration. Upon successful registration, you may be provided with access credential, passwords and other account information (the “Credentials”). The Credentials are, and will remain, the property of Garanti Bank S.A and you are granted a nontransferable license to use the Credentials for the sole purpose of participating in the Developer Portal. You must keep the Credentials confidential and may not sell, transfer, sublicense, or otherwise disclose your Credentials to any other person or for any other purpose. If you become aware or if you suspect that the confidentiality of your Credentials have been compromised, you are obliged to inform Garanti Bank S.A without undue delay. You must not attempt to circumvent or modify any Credentials or other security mechanism used by Garanti Bank S.A in connection with the Developer Portal.
Rules governing your use of the Developer Portal
You are responsible for all activities that occur under usage of your Credentials, regardless whether undertaken by you or someone else. You are obliged to comply with all legal requirements and refrain from creating content that is unlawful or otherwise objectionable, or any content that may be construed as such.
You are prohibited from, and you will not engage, in any of the following activities: (a) reverse engineer, disassemble, reconstruct, or decompile any object code of the Developer Platform, any Garanti Bank S.A test data, the Garanti BBVA API or any other data provided by Garanti Bank S.A in connection with the Developer Portal (the “Garanti BBVA Content”); (b) attempt unauthorized access to, or use of, Garanti BBVA’s services or systems; (c) damage, disrupt, or otherwise negatively affect the operation of Garanti BBVA’s services or systems; (d) engage in any activity that prevents any other developer from using the Garanti BBVA Content; (e) use any robot, spider, site search or other application to retrieve or index Garanti BBVA Content, (f) collect information about other developers and (g) introduce any viruses or other malicious code.
Interaction with you governing your use of the Developer Portal
The Developer Portal pursues the goal of interacting with you to validate the reasons for certain access procedures within the portal and to achieve a steady improvement within the scope of the simulation for the programming or API development. We reserve the right to contact you on the basis of your stated data.
Intellectual Property Rights
The Developer Portal is and remains the property of Garanti Bank S.A and is protected by applicable intellectual property laws. Garanti Bank S.A grants you, upon successful registration, a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable and non-sublicensable right to use the Developer Portal for the term of your registration to the extent necessary and for the sole purpose of participating in the Developer Portal in accordance with, and within the scope of, these Terms and Conditions.
You grant to Garanti Bank S.A a limited and non-exclusive right to use the object code and other content that you upload, or that you program, on the Developer Portal to the extent necessary and for the sole purpose for Garanti Bank S.A to operate the Developer Portal. You warrant that you have the intellectual property rights in any content uploaded to, or programmed on, the Developer Portal by you and that such content does not violate or infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party. You remain solely responsible for any such content, and Garanti Bank S.A disclaims any and all liability for such content. You shall indemnify and hold harmless Garanti Bank S.A from any costs or damages suffered by Garanti Bank S.A as a result of a third party bringing or threatening any claim or action against Garanti Bank S.A on the grounds that such content or any other material provided or used by you in connection with the Developer Portal infringes the intellectual property rights or other rights of any third party.
If Garanti Bank S.A is interested in the content that you have created on the Developer Portal, Garanti Bank S.A may contact you in its discretion and Garanti Bank S.A may suggest additional provisions for further evaluation of your content.
The information provided on the Developer Portal or in connection therewith shall not constitute any investment, legal or tax advice. Any opinions are subject to change without notice. Opinions expressed may differ from estimates represented in other documents published by Garanti BBVA. Comments are provided for informational purposes only and are given without any obligation, contractual or otherwise. No guarantee is offered as to the accuracy, completeness or appropriateness of the information or estimates relating to the Portal or in connection therewith.
If and insofar you gain knowledge of or receive confidential information in connection with the Portal, you must treat such information with strict confidentiality and you may not disclose the same to third parties. “Confidential Information” here refers to all Garanti BBVA information labelled confidential or which would be treated as confidential by any reasonable third party. You agree to protect such information from unauthorized access and to treat it with the same care with which you would treat your own confidential commercial information. This duty of confidentiality shall continue to apply for five (5) years as from the moment your registration to the Portal ceases.
Termination of your Registration
Garanti Bank S.A may terminate your registration and access to the Developer Portal and the Garanti BBVA Content at any time without prior notice. Your registration will automatically terminate if you breach any of these Terms and Conditions. Upon termination, any rights which are granted to you under these Terms and Conditions will automatically cease.
No Warranties; Limitation of Liability
The Developer Portal and the Garanti BBVA Content are provided “as is”, and use of the Developer Portal is entirely on your own risk. Garanti Bank S.A disclaims all warranties and does in particular not provide any warranty in respect to the Developer Portal as being error free, with respect to its availability or accuracy. Garanti BBVA shall only be liable to you for intent and gross negligence. Liability for ordinary negligence is excluded. This shall not apply to any injury to life, limb or health or if such exclusion would contravene applicable law. Garanti BBVA is not liable for damage caused by third parties. In the case your registration is terminated, Garanti BBVA shall not be held liable for any damages incurred by the Participant.
Should any provision of these Terms and Conditions be or become invalid, the validity of the Terms and Conditions as a whole shall remain unaffected. The invalid provision must be replaced by a valid provision within the context of the remaining contractual interpretation which corresponds to the economic intent and purpose of these rules as a whole.