Privacy policy

By accessing this site, you signify your agreement with and understanding of the following Terms and Conditions pertaining to both this site and any material at it.

For clients of Advanced Global Markets Ltd, the Company reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice to you. You are therefore responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms and Conditions. Continued use of this site following any such changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changes.

Ownership of Site

AG-MARKETS.COM is a brand of Advanced Global Markets Ltd. Advanced Global Markets Ltd. is incorporated in New Zealand’s companies register under number 4674959 and Advanced Global Markets Inc. is due fully registered with IBC registration number 21668 in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Advanced Global Markets Ltd. is fully licensed and regulated by the VFSC financial license with the license of financial services of VFSC: 40369. Performance Trade Ltd. Is incorporated in the UK’s Companies House under registration number 9282556. Payment services or clearing services are provided by Performance Trade, Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, Suite 3043R, London, EC1V 2NX.

No act of downloading or otherwise copying from this site will transfer the owners title to any software or material at this site to you (the user). Anything that you transmit to this site becomes the property of the Company, may be used by the Company for any lawful purpose, and is further subject to disclosure as deemed appropriate by the Company, including to any legal or regulatory authority to which the Company is subject. The Company reserves all rights with respect to copyright and trademark ownership of all material at this site, and will enforce such rights to the full extent of the law.

Access

This site and the information, tools and material contained in it are not directed to, or intended for distribution to or use by, any person or entity who is a citizen or resident of or located in any jurisdiction where such distribution, publication, availability or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject the Company or its affiliates to any registration or licensing requirement within such jurisdiction.

Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Liability

The information on this site is provided “As it is”. The Company does not warrant the accuracy of the materials provided herein, either expressly or impliedly, for any particular purpose and expressly disclaims any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The Company will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information made available to you via this site. Although the information provided to you on this site is obtained or compiled from sources we believe to be reliable, the Company cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy, validity, timeliness or completeness of any information or data made available to you for any particular purpose. Neither the Company, nor any of its affiliates, directors, officers or employees, nor any third party vendor will be liable or have any responsibility of any kind for any loss or damage that you incur in the event of any failure or interruption of this site, or resulting from the act or omission of any other party involved in making this site or the data contained therein available to you, or from any other cause relating to your access to, inability to access, or use of the site or these materials, whether or not the circumstances giving rise to such cause may have been within the control of the Company or of any vendor providing software or services support.

Under no circumstances will the Company be liable for any consequential, incidental, special, punitive or exemplary damages arising out of any use of or inability to use this site or any portion thereof, regardless of whether the Company has been apprised of the likelihood of such damages occurring and regardless of the form of action, whether in Contract, Tort (including negligence), Strict Liability, or otherwise.

The information contained in this site is intended for information purposes only. Therefore, it should not be regarded as an offer or solicitation to any person in any jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not authorised or to any person to whom it would be unlawful to make such an offer or solicitation, nor regarded as recommendation to buy, sell or otherwise deal with any particular investment. You are strongly advised to obtain independent investment, financial, legal and tax advice before proceeding with any investment. Nothing in this site should be read or construed as constituting investment advice on the part of the Company, or any of its affiliates, directors, officers or employees.

The nature of investment in Financial Instruments is such that not all Financial instruments are suitable for everyone unless they:

Are knowledgeable in investment matters,
are able to bear the economic risk of the investment,
understand the risk involved,
believe that the investment is suitable for their particular investment objective and financial needs and have no need for liquidity of investment

Should any non-professional investor invest in Financial Instruments, it is advisable that only a part of the sums that the investor intents to invest for long-term should be so invested.

It is also advisable that all investors should seek advice from a professional investment advisor before making any investment in Financial Instruments.

Linked Sites

The site also contains links to Web sites controlled or offered by third parties. The Company has not reviewed, and hereby disclaims responsibility for, any information or materials posted at any of the sites linked to this site. By creating a link to a third-party Web site, the Company does not endorse or recommend any products or services offered on that Web site.

Security

If you communicate with the Company by e-mail, you should note that the security of Internet e-mail is uncertain. By sending sensitive or confidential e-mail messages which are not encrypted you accept the risks of such uncertainty and possible lack of confidentiality over the Internet. The Internet is not 100% safe and someone may be able to intercept and read your details.

Privacy

Any personal information you provide us will be treated as confidential and shared only within the Company, its affiliates and its business partners and will not be disclosed to any third party except under any regulatory or legal proceedings. However, Advance Global Markets is not allowed to share card numbers or cardholder information with any third parties. Web site tracking systems may also collect data detailing the pages you have accessed, how you discovered this site, the frequency of visits and so on. The information we obtain is used to improve the content of our web site and may be used by us to contact you, by any appropriate means, and to provide you with any information we believe may be useful to you.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

For clients of Advanced Global Markets Ltd, by accessing this site, you agree that the laws of the New Zealand, without regard to Conflict of Laws principles thereof, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this site. In case of a dispute, you agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of New Zealand. In the event any of the Terms and Conditions shall be held to be unenforceable, the remaining Terms and Conditions shall be unimpaired and the unenforceable Term or Condition shall be replaced by such enforceable Term or Condition as comes closest to the intention underlying the unenforceable Term or Condition. This Agreement does not replace or in any way amend any other agreement you have entered into with the Company.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how Advanced Global Markets (‘the Firm’) collects and uses information through its site www.ag-markets.com and any other related sites that are registered and operated by the Firm.

Commitment

Advanced Global Markets respects the privacy of any user that accesses its site(s); therefore, the Firm is committed in safeguarding any existing or prospective clients, applicants and visitors.

Application

In order to open an account with Advanced Global Markets, you must first complete and send an application form attaching the required documents. By completing the application form, you are requested to disclose private information in order to enable the Firm to evaluate your application and comply with relevant rules and regulations.

This information is also used by the Firm to inform you regarding its services.

Confidentiality and Client’s Personal Data Protection

Any clients’ personal data is kept by Advanced Global Markets according to the Processing of Personal Data, its amendment and the Regulation of Electronic Communications.

Advanced Global Markets shall not disclose to a third party, any of its clients’ confidential information unless required to do so by a regulatory authority of a competent jurisdiction; such disclosure shall occur on a ‘need-to-know’ basis, unless otherwise instructed by a regulatory authority. Under such circumstances, the Firm shall expressly inform the third party regarding the confidential nature of the information.

Clients accept and consent that Advanced Global markets may, from time to time, contractually engage companies for statistical purposes in order to improve the Firm’s marketing; as a result, some or all of the clients’ personal data may be disclosed on an anonymous and aggregated basis only.

Agents

We use a card processing company for your deposits and withdrawals to and from your Advanced Global Markets trading account; This company does not retain, share, store or use any personally identifiable information for any other purposes.

Privacy

Tracking systems used on the Firm’s site(s) may collect data detailing the pages you have accessed, how you discovered this site, the frequency of visits etc; this information is obtained in order to improve the content of the Firm’s site(s) and may also be used by Advanced Global Markets to contact you, through an appropriate mean, and provide you with any information the Firm believes to be useful.

Choice/Opt-out

If you no longer wish to receive any communication from the Firm, you may opt-out of by following the relevant instructions included in each communication sent by Advanced Global Markets.

You shall be notified accordingly if your personal information is collected by any third party that is not our agent/ service provider, so you can make an informed decision as to whether or not you want to share your information with that party.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. Advanced Global Markets uses cookies on its site(s). The Firm does not link the information stored in cookies to any personally identifiable information you may submit.

Advanced Global Markets uses both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. A session ID cookie does not expire when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “Help” file.

Advanced Global Markets sets a persistent cookie for statistical purposes. Persistent cookies also enable the Firm to track and target the location and the interests of users that access the Advanced Global Markets site(s) and to enhance the experience of services offered.

Some of the Advanced Global Markets business partners use cookies on the Firm’s site(s); Advanced Global Markets has no access or control over these cookies.

Security and Protection of your personal information

The personal information that you provide in connection with registering yourself as a user of the site(s) or of the services is classified as ‘Registered Information. ‘Registered Information’ is protected in many ways. Registered Information’ is safely stored on secure servers that only authorised personnel have access to via password. The Firm encrypts all personal information as it is transferred to Advanced Global Markets and thus makes all necessary effort to prevent unauthorised parties from viewing any such information.

Access to Personally Identifiable Information

If your personally identifiable information changes, you must inform us accordingly; please e-mail us at support@ag-markets.com or call us at: + 64 9 889 3002.

Legal Disclaimer

Advanced Global Markets reserves the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by rules and regulations and when the Firm believes that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served. Advanced Global Markets will not be liable for misuse or loss of personal information resulting from cookies on the Firm’s site(s) that Advanced Global Markets does not have access to or control over. Advanced Global Markets will not be liable for unlawful or unauthorised use of your personal information due to misuse or misplacement of your passwords, negligent or malicious.

Changes in this Privacy Statement

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the page, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by means of a notice on our home page.

Enquiries

If you have any enquiries regarding the ‘Privacy Policy’ please e-mail us support@ag-markets.com or call us +64 9 889 3002.