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ABN 69 081 002 851
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Level 20, Tower 3, International Towers
300 Barangaroo Ave
Sydney NSW 2000
CMC Markets Asia Pacific Pty Ltd and CMC Markets Stockbroking Limited are licensed and regulated in Australia by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission.
CMC Markets Stockbroking Limited is a Participant of the ASX Group, SSX and Chi-X.
If you register for a demo account to trial CMC Markets trading platform, CMC Markets grants you a personal, non-exclusive, revocable and non-transferable licence, to access and make personal and non-commercial use of the demo platform for the limited purpose of trialling financial betting in accordance with these terms. No other rights are granted in respect of the platform.
You must not (unless these terms or CMC Markets state otherwise):
(a) copy, reproduce, or duplicate the platform or any content or data displayed on the website;
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(e) modify the operation of the platform;
(f) re-distribute, re-sell, re-transmit, publish, sub-licence, disclose, display or make commercial use of the Platform or any content or data provided within the platform or website;
(g) download or copy account information other than if required to do so by an official body or for personal use;
(h) use data mining, robots or similar data gathering and extraction tools on the platform;
(i) knowingly introduce viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material or code which is malicious or technologically harmful;
(j) attempt to gain unauthorised access to the platform, the server on which the platform is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the platform; or
(k) attack the platform via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
CMC Markets may indefinitely suspend your demo account and take other legal action against you if you commit any of the prohibited acts specified above.
The information you provided during the application process classifies you as a “Non-Private Investor” for market data purposes as you meet one of the conditions set out below:
Therefore, if you subscribe for any market data price feeds in respect of share CFDs you will be charged the Non-Private Investor rate. Details of the charges can be found on the platform in the ‘market data’ section in ‘user preferences’.
If you have any questions regarding your classification as a Non-Private Investor for market data purposes please contact our client management team on 1300 303 888 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
The information you provided during the application process classifies you as a “Private Investor” for market data purposes as you meet all of the conditions set out below:
You are a natural person (meaning that you are an individual).
You access and use the market data and similar information in an individual and personal capacity for your own personal investment activities only, and not for any commercial purpose or as a principal, officer, partner, employee or agent of any business or in connection with the professional management of any third party assets.
You are not a financial institution or registered with any securities agency, regulatory or self-regulatory body.
You are not engaged in a financial service business and are not employed as a financial adviser for the purposes of your agreement and trading activities with CMC Markets.
You are not engaged in the business of accessing or aggregating the market data or similar information and redistributing or otherwise furnishing that information to any third parties.
Therefore, if you subscribe for any market data price feeds in respect of share CFDs you will be charged the Private Investor rate. Details of the charges can be found on the platform in the ‘market data’ section in ‘user preferences’.
If you have any questions regarding your classification as a Private Investor for market data purposes please contact our client management team on 1300 303 888 or at email@example.com.
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This material may include charts displaying financial instruments' past performance as well as estimates and forecasts. Any information relating to past performance of an investment does not necessarily guarantee future performance.
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The 1-Click Trading feature allows you to open or close a CFD Margin Trade with just one click. Once a CFD Margin Trade size has been entered, clicking once on the buy or sell Price will send the Order straight through for processing.
You will not be asked to confirm the Order, it will be placed immediately (for more information on using 1-Click Trading, please refer our website).
Chart Forum house rules
Please read these rules carefully. These rules apply to you whether you are a customer with a live account or a demo account user. They summarise what we consider is acceptable and
unacceptable content and use of the Chart Forum. These rules form part of our Terms and Conditions. We may update the rules from time to time, so please read them before posting any content on the Chart Forum. The House Rules will be available to you on the Chart Forum itself, should you need to refer back to them at any time.
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Your feedback helps us to maintain a high standard of service and provide products and services that satisfy your needs. If you have a suggestion about how we can improve our services please let us know.
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If you have a complaint, please give us the opportunity to fix the problem. We will investigate the complaint, answer your questions, and do all we can to rectify the issue for you.
To help us help you, please follow this step-by-step process:
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We aim to resolve most issues as quickly as possible.
However, some matters are more complex and can take longer to resolve. If that is the case, we will keep you informed of our progress.
CMC Markets is a member of an external dispute resolution scheme operated by the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA). If you are not satisfied with the final response issued by CMC Markets, you may refer the matter to AFCA within 2 years of the date of the final response. AFCA provides fair and independent financial services complaint resolution that is free to all consumers.
From 1 July 2019 and for a 12-month period, AFCA will review eligible complaints dating back to the start of 2008. CMC Markets encourages customers to contact us directly in the first instance regarding any legacy complaints. Please refer to the AFCA website set out below for more information.
You may also choose to refer the matter to the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (‘ASIC’). ASIC may be contacted on their free call Infoline 1300 300 630.
If the complaint does not fall within the rules of AFCA, you may request us to submit the complaint to arbitration. If we agree to your request, the arbitration will be conducted in accordance with, and subject to, the Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators of Australia Expedited Commercial Arbitration Rules, and to the extent permitted under those rules the Arbitrator will be a person recommended by the New South Wales Chapter of the Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators of Australia.
If we do not agree to your request, you may not submit the dispute or difference to arbitration, although you may commence legal proceedings against us, in which case you agree to submit the dispute or difference to the courts of New South Wales, Australia.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, any dispute or difference whatsoever raised by you in connection with the FSG, and CMC Markets Stockbroking Terms and Conditions or other relevant documents (‘CMC Markets Documents‘) and our products must be dealt with in Australia as described above. The CMC Markets Documents are governed by the laws of New South Wales, Australia.
Legislation has been introduced relating to the design and distribution of a wide range of financial products, including Exchange Traded Options (ETO) and Contracts for Difference (CFD) products that CMC Markets are offering to clients. The legislation aims to ensure that financial products are issued and distributed to an appropriate audience.
We may only issue and distribute ETOs and CFDs to you if we have taken reasonable steps to ensure that you are likely to fall within our respective target market for each product. To find out more about whether you fall into the target market for ETOs and/or CFDs, please read our target market determinations below:
What if I want more information?
Customers can review ASIC’s regulatory guide on the product design and distribution obligations directly on ASIC’s webpage here: https://asic.gov.au/regulatory-resources/find-a-document/regulatory-guides/rg-274-product-design-and-distribution-obligations/