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These terms and conditions set out the basis on which we will conduct business with you. It is an important document and we would ask that you read it carefully. If you are unsure of any terms, please contact us immediately for an explanation. By subscribing for the service you are agreeing that you accept these terms.
Futurestechs.com Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) and is bound by the rules of the FSA. You can check our authorisation details on www.fsa.gov.uk/register. We offer independent opinions on commodity futures, commodity option and option on commodity future, contract for differences, futures, government and public security, options, rolling spot forex contracts, spread bet and shares. We act as your agent in advising you on investments and do not arrange transactions
We will classify you in accordance with the FSA rules as a "Professional customer". We confirm that we will continually review this to ensure that you have been classified correctly. We are authorised by the FSA to only advise Professional customers.
THE FSA classify a Professional customer as some who:
- Has carried out transactions in significant size on the relevant market at an average of 10 transactions per quarter over the previous 4 quarters or
- The size of the clients financial portfolio exceeds EUR500,000 or
- The clients works or has worked in the financial Sector for at least 1 year in a professional position which requires knowledge of the transactions or services envisaged.
We do not arrange transactions on your behalf.
Unless you specifically request otherwise, we may telephone you or email you during normal business hours to offer you further opinions or inform you of products and services which may be of interest.
Once registered, we will issue via email to you confirmation of your user name and password in order to access the members area.
Non readily realisable investments will generally have a restricted market and therefore it may be difficult to deal in that investment or to obtain reliable information about its value. The value of investments may go down as well as up and you may not get back the amount you have invested. Levels of income from investments may fluctuate and/or affect the capital value of the investment.
If you should have a complaint about the advice you have received, please write to The Compliance Officer, Futurestechs.com Ltd at 1 Crescent Court, 51 High Street, Billericay, Essex CM12 9AQ. Your complaint will be investigated in line with our firm's complaints handling procedures, a copy of which will be supplied to you. As you are classified as a Professional customer you are not eligible for the assistance of the Financial Ombudsman Service should you not be satisfied with the result of a complaint. Also you have no protection from the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. These services are available to private customers and small businesses only.
All comments, queries and requests relating to our use of your information are welcomed and should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The monthly fee to gain ongoing access to the member's area is £25. Fees are payable automatically on a monthly basis by credit or debit card in advance.
Once you agree to these terms and conditions you will be taken to the Protx website to input your card details. Your credit or debit card will be debited monthly from then on unless you inform us of your wish to cancel (see cancellation policy below).
An annual subscription is £250. Your credit or debit card will be debited yearly from then on unless you inform us of your wish to cancel (see cancellation policy below).
Frequency of reports
We aim to publish our market commentary / opinion on a daily basis. Reports are not published at weekends, UK bank holidays, plus a maximum of 20 working days per year (usually during times of low market volatility).
The contract term for our service is the term you have subscribed for. To cancel your next subscription period, please inform us prior to renewal and no further payment shall be taken. The facility may be cancelled by contacting us :
Letter - Futurestechs.com Ltd, 1 Crescent Court, 51 High Street, Billericay, Essex CM12 9AQ
e-mail - email@example.com
Website - via the "contact us" page in the members' area of the website
Please quote your name and account number when advising us.
A credit will also be offered in the event that we do not publish market commentary on a normal business day excepting the conditions set out in the "Frequency of Reports" section above.
The data controller for this website is Futurestechs.com Ltd, 1 Crescent Court, 51 High Street, Billericay, Essex CM12 9AQ
We are entered in the Register of Data Controllers with registration no Z1058265
Further information about privacy and data protection issues including the online Register of Data Controllers can be found on the Information Commissioner´s website at http://www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk
Information that we collect from you
When you register on our websites you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself including your name, contact details and credit or debit card information. We may also collect information about your usage of our website as well as information about you from messages you post to the website and e-mails or letters you send to us. To maintain customer service standards and to assist staff training, we may record and monitor incoming calls. Use of your information will enable us to provide you with access to the members' area of our Website. We will also use and analyse the information we collect so that we can administer, support, improve and develop our business. In particular, we may use your information to contact you for your views on our services and to notify you occasionally about important changes or developments to our websites or our services. If you change your mind about being contacted in the future, please let us know by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org Disclosure of your information The information you provide to us may be accessed by or given to third parties some of whom may be located outside the European Economic Area who act for us for the purposes set out in this policy or for other purposes approved by you. Those parties process information, fulfill and deliver orders, process credit card payments and provide support services on our behalf. We may also pass aggregate information on the usage of our website to third parties but this will not include information that can be used to identify you. We may also be required to supply details to HM Government and Law Enforcement agencies.
Countries outside the European Economic Area do not always have strong data protection laws. However, we will always take steps to ensure that your information is used by third parties in accordance with this policy.
Unless required to do so by law, we will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us without your consent.
Finally, if our business enters into a joint venture with or is sold to or merged with another business entity, your information may be disclosed to our new business partners or owners.
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There are two types of cookie. Persistent cookies remain on your computer for a specified time. We use persistent cookies to: Identify that a registered user has returned Collect information for use as described above Session-specific cookies are deleted when you leave the website. We use session-specific cookies to: Hold the information given while using an interactive tool on the website Hold your details when you are logged into the site Hold your search criteria while you are carrying out a search of the website Collect information for use as described above
Security and data retention
We employ security measures to protect your information from access by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. We will retain your information for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires.
Accessing and updating
You are entitled to see the information held about you and you may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date. If you wish to do this, please contact us at email@example.com. We are entitled by law to charge a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
We, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering this Website), and any of our group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with this Website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of this Website, any websites linked to this Website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing this Website or your downloading of any material from this Website or any websites linked to this Website.
Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for (i) death or personal injury caused by negligence (as such term is defined by the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977); (ii) fraud; (iii) misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter; or (iv) any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
You agree to indemnify us fully, defend and hold us, and our officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs (including reasonable legal fees) arising out of any breach of the terms and conditions by you, or your use of this Website, or the use by any other person using your registration details.
Governing law and jurisdiction
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Disputes arising in connection with these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
We do not warrant that the information for sale on the Website is appropriate or available for use outside the United Kingdom. It is prohibited to access the Website from territories where its contents are illegal or unlawful. If you access this Website from locations outside the United Kingdom, you do so at your own risk and you are responsible for compliance with local laws.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these terms and conditions
If any provision of these terms and conditions is found by any court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions which shall continue to have full force and effect.
Only the parties to these terms and conditions may seek to enforce them under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999