CFDs are leveraged products and carry a high level of risk to your capital as prices may move rapidly against you. Losses can exceed your deposits and you may be required to make further paymets. These products are not suitable for all clients therefore please ensure you understand the risk and seek independent advice.
1. Capitalised terms used but not defined herein have the meaning given to them in the CMC Markets UK plc Terms of Business, (the "Terms"), and reference to the Terms below shall be construed accordingly
2. Except as may be varied below in relation to the 'introduce a friend' bonus, the Terms apply to this offer
3. Subject to the terms set out below, the 'introduce a friend bonus' enables live CFD Account holders to earn a referral bonus by introducing friends who go on to successfully open a Next Generation Account with CMC Markets.
4. The Bonus should not form the basis of any decisions made in relation to potential CFD
a. Margin Trades or Account activity
Conditions of Eligibility
5. The Offer is available to customers who have satisfied the Eligibility Criteria for the Offer (“Eligible Customer”).
6. The Eligibility Criteria for the Offer are:
(a) a customer has a Trading Account (“Account”) on the CMC Markets Next Generation platform (“Platform”);
(b) the customer is an individual and is a resident of Canada;
(c) the customer is invited to participate in the Offer by email from CMC Markets ("Email");
(d) the customer is not an immediate family member of an employee of CMC Markets or any other company within its group as determined by CMC Markets in its absolute discretion;
(e) the customer must have an existing personal (not business) relationship with the New Customer; and
(f) the customer must forward the Email to the New Customer, or provide the New Customer's details to CMC Markets.
7. The Offer entitles an Eligible Customer to refer an individual to CMC Markets as a new customer (“New Customer”).
8. The New Customer must be a Canadian resident eligible to open an Account with CMC Markets and must not be an existing customer of CMC Markets or have had an open or dormant account with CMC Markets since 1 June 2008. Where the Eligible Customer and New Customer reside in different jurisdictions, each customer will be subject to the terms and monetary applicable to the referral offer in the jurisdiction in which they reside.
9. To be eligible to receive the “Refer a friend” bonus the New Customer must open an Account with CMC Markets using the unique link contained in the Email during the Offer Period, or as otherwise agreed by CMC Markets, and:
(a) Fund the account with a minimum of $1,000 CAD; and
(b) Place trades on the account and meet a minimum threshold of :
- 50 trades in share CFDs (including US Shares) or
- US$3,500,000 in minimum aggregate turnover across all FX or
- US$1,000,000 minimum aggregate turnover across all Commodities or
- US$2,000,000 in minimum aggregate turnover across all Indices
within ninety days of the account being opened (the “Minimum Account Criteria”). The aggregate thresholds of each asset category cannot be combined to qualify for the bonus; the new customer must meet 100% of the minimum aggregate turnover in at least one asset category to receive the bonus.
10. If the New Customer satisfies the Minimum Account Criteria, the Eligible Customer and the New Customer will each receive a credit of $250 CAD ("Bonus") to their CMC Markets’ account on or before the 14th day of the month following satisfaction of the Minimum Account Criteria.
11. Each person who successfully takes part in the Offer is responsible for any and all taxes payable (if any) as a result of this Offer being awarded, received or accepted.
12. All persons taking part in the Offer, to the maximum extent permitted by law, release from, and indemnify CMC Markets against, all liability, cost, loss or expense arising out of or in connection with the Offer including (but not limited to) personal injury and damage to property and whether direct or consequential, foreseeable, due to any negligent act or omission or otherwise.
13. CMC Markets reserves the right to withhold and/or cancel any bonus payment (either to the Eligible Customer, the New Customer or both) where, in CMC Markets’ view, transactions are made to manipulate the Offer or where either the Eligible Customer or the New Customer may have breached or, in CMC Markets’ view, potentially breached, any law, regulation or licensing requirement.
14. A failure by CMC Markets to enforce any of these terms and conditions in any instance(s) will not give rise to any claim by any person or prevent CMC Markets from taking enforcement action later.
15. The Offer is only available once for each New Customer and does not include multiple accounts being opened by the same
customer. In the case of an eligible joint account that satisfies the Minimum Account Criteria, the joint account will receive
16. The Eligible Customer must not have a power of attorney or other authority to trade on the New Customer's Account.
17. The Offer must only be used for personal and non-commercial purposes. The unique link from the Email should not be
published or distributed publicly.
18. CMC Markets reserves the right to refuse to pay the Bonus where it suspects (in its sole discretion) non-compliance with
19. This offer is subject to Canadian law and the exclusive jurisdiction of the Canadian courts, and may be withdrawn or amended at any time, without prior notice at the sole discretion of CMC Markets
20. This promotion cannot be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer, rebate or promotion offered by CMC
Markets. This Offer supersedes any other "refer a friend" offer from CMC Markets and a customer can only participate in one
offer at a time.