8. Customer’s Warranties: You hereby warrant and undertake that:
8.1. All details provided by you to the Company are true, complete and accurate and that you are an adult over the age of 18 (or the required minimum age in your country of residence) so that you may be legally bound by the terms of this Agreement and that you are an experienced investor who has sufficient financial knowledge and experience to understand and independently evaluate the risks entailed in the activities contemplated under this Agreement.
8.2. You shall be the sole owner and beneficiary of the account.
8.3. You acknowledge and understand that the Company operates and is regulated under applicable local laws and regulations of British Virgin Islands. You are aware and you hereby acknowledge that the Company cannot control your actions and you are required to make necessary inquiries as to the legal status of your activities and applicable local laws and regulations, as currently in force in your place of residence and abide by such laws and regulations. You understand that laws regarding Financial Contracts vary throughout the world, and it is your sole obligation to ensure that you fully comply with any laws, regulations or directives, relevant to your country of residency with regards to the use of the Web site and/or the System. For avoidance of doubt, an actual ability to access the Company’s Web site does not necessarily mean that the Services and your activities are legal under the laws, regulations or directives, relevant to your country of residence. You hereby confirm, after conducting the necessary inquiries, that there is no legal constraint which precludes you from using the System or executing Transactions as described in this Agreement. To remove any doubts, the Services are not to be used where they are illegal to use, and the Company reserves the right to refuse to provide and/or cancel Services, in whole or in part, to anyone at any time, at its own discretion without cause, including but not limited to events in which the Company learns that you are performing activities which are not regulated under the laws of your place of residence.
8.4. All funds to be deposited by you in your account from time to time, are of legal origin, are not the proceeds of crime, including but not limited to, proceeds of drugs trafficking or dealings in other prohibited substances or proceeds of illegal arms trades, illegal gambling, prostitution, terror funds etc. To remove any doubts, monies received from you are not invested in any securities, futures, currencies, derivatives or other investments, on your behalf by the Company or anyone on its behalf. Such monies are used as collateral for your transactions in the System.
8.5. You are aware of the risks involved in the execution of the transactions described in this Agreement and you have read and understood the Risk Factors Disclosure section at the bottom of this page, which forms an integral part hereof and you agree to all of its terms.
8.6. You acknowledge that you are solely responsible and personally liable for any and all actions and orders to be executed in your account, including the settlement of any Transaction, whether performed by you in person, any member of your family, any other third party who have gained access to your account, or by your agent or attorney or the Company’s employees carrying out your orders. You further agree that neither the Company nor its employees or anyone on its behalf shall be liable in any way whatsoever to the outcomes or consequences of such actions and/or orders. You are responsible for ensuring that you and you alone shall control access to your account, and that no minors are granted access to trading on the System. In any case, you remain fully liable for any and all positions traded on your account, and for any credit card transactions entered into the site for your account. You shall also indemnify the Company in respect to all costs and losses of any kind, whatsoever as may be incurred by the Company as a result, direct or indirect, of your failure to perform or settle such a transaction.
8.7. You are aware that the Company does not provide any equipment nor is it an Internet Service Provider and therefore it shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, to any malfunction of any kind and nature whatsoever, on your end, or any other equipment not provided by the Company and/or any Internet connection malfunction and/or any computer program or software bugs and/or errors including but not limited to delays in the transmittal of your orders or the delayed receipt thereof. You shall be responsible for providing and maintaining the means by which to access the Web site, which may include without limitation a personal computer, modem and telephone or other access line. You shall be responsible for all access, service, license and subscription fees necessary to connect to the Web site and assume all charges incurred in accessing such systems. You further assume all risks associated with the use and storage of information on your personal computer or on any other computer through which you will gain access to the Web site and the services (hereinafter referred to as “computer” or “your computer”). You represent and warrant that you have implemented and plan to operate and maintain appropriate protection in relation to the security and control of access to your computer, computer viruses or other similar harmful or inappropriate materials, devices, information or data. You agree that the Company shall not be liable in any way to you in the event of failure of or damage or destruction to your computer systems, data or records or any part thereof, or for delays, losses, errors or omissions resulting from the failure or mismanagement of any telecommunications or computer equipment or software. You shall not transmit to or in any way, whether directly or indirectly, expose the Company or any of its online service providers to any computer virus or other similarly harmful or inappropriate material or device.
8.8. You acknowledge and confirm that the Company does not represent, warrant or guarantee that: (i) you will be able to access or use the web site at times or locations of your choosing, or that the Company will have adequate capacity for the web site as a whole or in any geographic location; and (ii) the web site will provide uninterrupted and error-free service. You hereby further acknowledge and confirm that the Company shall not be responsible for an impossibility to execute orders and requirements due to failures in the operation of information systems caused by faults, of any kind whatsoever.
8.9. You shall duly report your activities to any applicable tax or other authority, as may be required by any laws applicable to you or to your country of residence and you shall pay all applicable taxes, levies, governmental fees and charges associated with the activities of your account including required deductions at source and you forego any claim against the Company in this respect.
8.10. You shall not abuse this site or the System for the purpose of money laundering. The Company employs best-practice anti-money laundering procedures, which may have several effects on you. The Company reserves the right to refuse to do business with, to discontinue to do business with, and to reverse the Transactions of, customers who do not accept or adhere to these anti-money laundering processes. The anti-money laundering processes have the following effects on customers:
8.10.1. You must fill into the account opening form all requested details that establish you identity.
8.10.2. Winnings may only be paid to the initiator of an account and to an account under his own name and not to any third party’s account. When you maintain an account by means of telegraphic deposits, winnings are only paid to the holder of the originating bank account, and it is your onus to ensure that account number and name accompany all transfers to the Company. When you maintain an account by means of credit/debit card deposits, winnings are paid back to the same card upto the value of the collateral deposited. Additional winnings will be transferred by telegraphic means subject to the conditions described above.
8.10.3. Only one account is allowed per person. No winnings may be collected on accounts opened in false names or on multiple accounts opened by the same person.
8.10.4. The Company may, from time to time, at its sole discretion, require you to provide proof of identity (such as notarized copy of passport or other means of identity verification as the Company deems required under the circumstances) and may at its sole discretion suspend an account until such proof has been provided to its satisfaction.
8.10.5. In accordance with anti-money laundering laws, you shall trade at least half of the amount of your deposit before requesting a withdrawal.
8.11. You have read this Agreement in its entirety including its appendices, and understood its content and implications, including the risk of loss of all of your Collateral, before accepting its terms.[ back to top ]