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Information about us
Accessing our website
Acceptable use policy
Intellectual property rights
No advice / no reliance on information posted
Our website changes regularly
Our liability Information about you and your visits to our site
Viruses, hacking and other offenses
Linking to our site
Links from our site
Jurisdiction and applicable law
Trade marks
Variations
Your concerns

Services mentioned on this website are not being offered, and will not be sold, within the United States or to, or for the account or benefit of, any US person. The term US person shall have the meaning as defined in Regulation S under the United States Securities Act of 1933 and includes, among others, US residents and US corporations and partnerships.

No information provided on this site is intended to be distributed to, or used by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to local law or regulation or which would require CMC Markets UK Plc or its affiliates to obtain any governmental or other consent which has not been obtained by it.

 

Terms of Use

1. SCOPE

This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website www.cmcmarkets.com (such website being “our website”) Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our website. By using our website, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our website.

2. INFORMATION ABOUT US

www.cmcmarkets.com is a site operated by CMC Markets UK Plc (‘we’). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 2448409 and have our registered office and our main trading address at 133 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7BX, United Kingdom. Our VAT number is 849 1757 83.

We are authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority in the UK. We are entered into the Financial Services Authority register of financial services firms with number 173730.

For general queries regarding our website you can either email us at info@cmcmarkets.co.uk, or call us at +44 (0)20 7170 8201 (calls may be recorded). If you are an existing client and your question is account specific you need to contact us using the contact details that were provided to you.

The CMC Markets group of companies operates internationally through a number of companies. This website www.cmcmarkets.com is a global website with general information only. If you would like to obtain information about companies within the CMC Markets group of companies which provide services outside of the UK, please visit the specific CMC Markets website for the country that is of interest to you or contact us at info@cmcmarkets.co.uk.

3. ACCESSING OUR WEBSITE

Access to our website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend our website without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our website, or our entire website, to users who have registered with us.

When using our website, you must comply with the provisions of our acceptable use policy as set out in clause (4) below.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our website through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.

4. ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY

Except where expressly permitted in the clause ‘Linking to our site’ below, our website may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavours without our prior written consent.

This includes providing links to other websites, whether deemed competitive to CMC Markets or otherwise.

You must use our website in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

You must not use any automated tool (eg robots, spiders) to use our website (for example, to place orders) or store, copy, modify, distribute or resell any information provided on our website.

5. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the materials on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our website in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

6. NO ADVICE / NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION POSTED

All information, commentary or other materials posted on or made available to you through our website are provided on an “as is” basis and are not intended to amount to investment advice or any advice whatsoever on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

7. OUR WEBSITE CHANGES REGULARLY

We aim to update our website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our website, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

8. OUR LIABILITY

The material displayed on our website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy, timeliness, completeness or usefulness for any particular purpose. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

  • all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity
  • any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:
  • loss of income or revenue
  • loss of business
  • loss of profits or contracts
  • loss of anticipated savings
  • loss of data
  • loss of goodwill
  • wasted management or office time; and
  • for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

9. INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO OUR SITE

We process information about you in accordance with our Privacy and Security Policy

10. VIRUSES, HACKING AND OTHER OFFENCES

You must not misuse our website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our website will cease immediately.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programmes, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

11. LINKING TO OUR SITE

You may link to our homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and that we do not reasonably consider to damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.

You must not establish a link from any website deemed competitive to CMC Markets UK Plc (or any company affiliated with CMC Markets UK Plc) without our prior written consent.

You must not link to our homepage if you have not obtained all governmental or other consents required to be obtained by you under applicable law and regulation to do so.

Our website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the homepage. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our acceptable use policy at clause (4) above.

Illegal and/or unauthorised uses of our website, including unauthorised framing of or linking to the website will be investigated, and appropriate legal action will be taken, including without limitation, civil, criminal and injunctive redress.

If you wish to make any use of material on our website other than that set out above, please address your request to info@cmcmarkets.co.uk.

12. LINKS FROM OUR SITE

Our site may contain links to other sites and resources of CMC Markets group of companies. In this case, your access and use of such sites and resources shall be subject to the particular terms and conditions set out therein.

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties who are not part of the CMC Markets group of companies, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

13. JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW

The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our website, although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.

These terms of use and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.

14. TRADE MARKS

This website contains trademarks belonging to CMC Markets UK Plc and other companies in the CMC Markets group. These trademarks include, but are not limited to:

If you are in doubt as to whether an item is a trademark of us or a company in our group, please contact us for clarification at the registered office address above.

15. VARIATIONS

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we have made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superceded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

16. YOUR CONCERNS

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact info@cmcmarkets.co.uk. Thank you for visiting our site.