Code of Conduct/Ethics

At MCF Group, we are committed to maintaining the highest standards of ethical conduct, integrity, and professionalism in all aspects of our business operations. This Code of Conduct/Ethics Policy outlines the expectations and guidelines for the behavior and actions of all employees, officers, directors, and representatives of our company. By adhering to this policy, we uphold our commitment to ethical practices, mutual respect, and the well-being of our employees, customers, partners, and stakeholders.

Compliance with Laws and Regulations:

1.1. We will comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and legal obligations in the jurisdictions where we operate. It is the responsibility of each employee to understand and adhere to these requirements.

1.2. Employees should promptly report any suspected or known violations of laws or regulations to their supervisor, manager, or designated compliance officer.

Integrity and Professionalism:

2.1. We expect all employees to act with honesty, integrity, and fairness in their dealings with colleagues, customers, suppliers, and other stakeholders.

2.2. Employees shall avoid conflicts of interest and disclose any potential conflicts promptly to their supervisor or the designated authority.

2.3. Confidential information obtained in the course of employment must be handled with utmost care and not disclosed without proper authorization, except as required by law.

Anti-Discrimination and Harassment:

3.1. We are committed to providing a workplace free from discrimination, harassment, or retaliation based on race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

3.2. All employees should treat each other with respect, fairness, and dignity. Harassment, including verbal, physical, or visual forms, will not be tolerated.

3.3. Employees should promptly report any instances of discrimination, harassment, or retaliation through the designated reporting channels, ensuring confidentiality and protection against reprisals.

Health and Safety:

4.1. We prioritize the health, safety, and well-being of our employees and expect compliance with all health and safety regulations, guidelines, and protocols.

4.2. Employees are responsible for following established safety procedures, using appropriate personal protective equipment, and promptly reporting any potential hazards or incidents.

Ethical Business Practices:

5.1. We conduct our business honestly, ethically, and transparently. Employees shall not engage in bribery, corruption, fraud, or any illegal or unethical activities.

5.2. Gifts, entertainment, or hospitality given or received should be reasonable, proportionate, and comply with applicable laws and ethical standards.

5.3. All financial records, transactions, and reports must be accurately recorded and reported in accordance with applicable accounting standards and company policies.

Protection of Company Assets:

6.1. Employees are responsible for safeguarding and responsibly using company assets, including physical assets, intellectual property, confidential information, and computer systems.

6.2. Unauthorized use, theft, misappropriation, or disclosure of company assets is strictly prohibited.

Reporting and Non-Retaliation:

7.1. We encourage employees to report any suspected violations of this Code of Conduct/Ethics Policy, company policies, or applicable laws, through appropriate reporting channels without fear of retaliation.

7.2. The company will promptly investigate reported concerns, maintain confidentiality to the extent possible, and take appropriate corrective actions.

Consequences of Violations:

8.1. Violations of this Code of Conduct/Ethics Policy may result in disciplinary actions, up to and including termination of employment or legal consequences, depending on the severity and nature of the violation.

8.2. The company reserves the right to take appropriate action to mitigate the impact of any violations on its reputation, operations, and stakeholders.

This Code of Conduct/Ethics Policy serves as a guide for our employees' behavior and ethical decision-making. We expect all employees to familiarize themselves with this policy, abide by its principles, and raise any questions or concerns they may have for clarification or resolution. By adhering to this policy, we contribute to a positive and ethical work environment and maintain the trust and confidence of all those associated with our company.