These Terms and Conditions are an agreement between Macro Trading Edge LTD. (“us”, “we”, “our”) and you (“you” and “your”). Through the use of our services and products, you agree to be bound by all of these terms and conditions. The terms and conditions may be changed by us in the future, however will inform you of any major and or material changes through notification on the website. You agree to accept these terms and conditions and any modified terms and conditions by your continued use of Macro Trading Edge LTD. Please note that there may be additional terms and conditions on some products and services.
1. Intellectual Property – Trademarks, Service Marks and Brands
MacroTradingEdge® is a registered trademark in the UK (Trademark No. UK00003029939). All rights reserved.
GlobalMacroAdvisory® is a registered trademark in the UK (Trademark No. UK00003102496). All rights reserved.
Option Whiz W HHT® The Premier Trading Advisory and Education Site (with image) is a registered trademark in the UK (Trademark No. UK00002548652) and in the USA (Registration No.: 4,331,210). All rights reserved.
MacroTrading University® is a registered trademark in the UK (Trademark No. UK00002647389) and in the USA (Registration No.: 4,630,080). All rights reserved.
Traders Institute® is a registered trademark in the UK (Trademark No. UK00002646982) and the USA (Registration No.: 4,615,433). All rights reserved.
All rights are reserved by Macro Trading Edge LTD for the following trademarks (or service marks in the UK, USA and worldwide): OptionWhiz™; Option Whiz™; Option Whiz HHT™; Central Bank View™; Sense Trading™; Global Macro Fund™; Macro Trading Fund™; HammerHeadTrading™; Global Macro Watch™; Global Macro Analyst™; Global Trading Advisory™; Macro Outlook™; Macro Strategist™; Macro Whiz™; Crises Trading™; Crisis Trading™; Option Strategy Blog™; Trading Strategy Blog™; Macro Trading Blog™; Global Macro Blog™; Macro Analysis Blog™; Global Macro Edge™; Macro Trading Guru™; Rumor Trading™; Global Macro Info™; Geopolitical Outlook™; Global Macro Info™; Macro Trading Tactics™; Monetary Policy Whiz™; Global Macro Whiz™; Macro Trading Portal™; Macro Trading Hub™; Global Macro Center™; Global Macro Site™; Global Macro Analytics™; Global Macro Research™; Monetary Policy Portal™; Monetary Portal™; Central Bank Hub™; Central Bank Portal™; TradingInfoSites™; TradingInfoPortal™; Trading Portal HHT™; TradingInfoHub™; EconomicsWhiz™; CentralBankWhiz™; PoliticsWhiz™; MarketsWhiz™; CommoditiesWhiz™; FXwhiz™; BondsWhiz™; Crises Institute™; SPC-Theory™; Socio-Political Theory of Crises©; GM Alert™; Global Macro Alert™; GM Stats™; Global Macro Stats™; Macro Alerts™; Macro Alert™; Macro Alerts™; Macro Context™; Macro Institute™; Hedge Fund Institute™; HF-Institute™; Monetary Policy Institute™; Central Bank Institute™; Market Psychology Institute™; Market Sociology Institute™; Behavioral Finance Institute™; Geopolitics Hub™; Energy Markets Hub™; Global Macro Alerts™; Global Macro Watch™; Global Risk Map™; Option Investability Index™; Oii™; LiQIndex™; Investability Index™; Crisis-Index™; Crises-Index™; Beh-Index™; Macro-Index™; CB-Index™; MacroRisk-Index™; and Cycle-Index™; Business Cycle Index™; Global Cycle Index™; Speculation Index™; Options Strategies Hub™; Volatility Hub™; Volatility Portal™; Option Stats™; Hedging Tactics™; MacroTrading Academy™; MacroTrading Institute™; MacroTrading Education™; Macro University™; Macro Institute™; Macro Education™; Certified Professional Trader™; CPTGM™; CPTCM™; CPTEQ™; CPTFI™; For Macro Traders™; Economics Hub™; Geopolitics Hub™; Gas Market Hub™; Gas Trading Portal™; Gas Trading Center™; Natural Gas Portal™; Energy Markets Hub™; Energy Markets Portal™; Energy Trading Center™; Energy Trading Portal™; Oil Market Hub™; Oil Markets Hub™; Oil Trading Portal™; Oil Trading Center™; Crude Oil Portal™
Macro Trading Edge Limited is the copyright owner of all the content, text and graphics contained on this website and all rights are reserved under UK, USA and international copyright laws. This includes without limitation all text, software, trademarks, service marks, trade names, photos, images, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, etc. You may print a copy of the information contained herein for your personal use only, but you may not reproduce or distribute the text, content or graphics to others or substantially copy the information on your own server, or link to this website, without prior written permission of Macro Trading Edge LTD.
You can make one copy for your personal use, non-commercial use provided you include the following: ‘Copyright Macro Trading Edge Limited. Commercial use of our content through copying, distribution, transmission or storing of any kind is strictly prohibited without our prior written permission.’ This will meet the requirement that you maintain all copyright, trademark and propriety notices. Second, no modifications to the content or materials are allowed. Third, you cannot suggest or associate any of our products with other services, products, events or brands. Fourth, do not download to a server or personal computer for reuse for commercial purposes. Use or reproduction contrary to these terms and conditions may result in civil and criminal penalties. Any violations will be prosecuted to the fullest extent possible.
In short, Macro Trading Edge LTD. hereby grants you, subject to the terms and conditions of this agreement, a personal, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable and revocable right to access and view Macro Trading Edge Limited content on your computer or other device solely for non-commercial use depending on your chosen service. Macro Trading Edge Limited has the right to revoke your limited right (license) at any time if we suspect you are not meeting the terms and conditions of this agreement, especially on non-commercial use.
Trademarks and service marks of other parties on this site are the property of their respective owners. Macro Trading Edge LTD. is not under any circumstances liable for linked content on external Internet or Web sites.
Specifically under MacroTrading University® and OptionWhiz® Education intellectual property rights of any and all material (“the material”) provided as part of a class, either online or in-person, such as PowerPoint slides, selected readings, spreadsheets, graphics, videos, podcasts, etc., either belong to MacroTrading University® or to third parties. If the material is owned by third parties, a CLA license or direct permission of the intellectual property owners is obtained. Any reproduction of the material is strictly prohibited without the prior written approval by Macro Trading Edge LTD. or the third party intellectual property owners.
2. Registration and Information
You must be at least 18 years of age or the age of majority in your jurisdiction, if you are older than 18 years to visit and use our service or products in any way. By registering on our site, you represent and warrant to Macro Trading Edge LTD. that you are either 18 years of age or the age of the majority in your jurisdiction, if you are older, then you have the right, authority and capacity to agree and be bounded by this agreement.
3. Warrantees and Liabilities Disclaimer
We do not in any way recommend, endorse or predict particular investments. Our site is solely for educational purposes. Our purpose is to help you obtain trading education and to discuss trading ideas for educational purposes which will improve your trading decision process. However, no warrantees are implied and Macro Trading Edge LTD. assumes no liability. You need to make and take full responsibility for your own trading decisions taking into account your specific experience, objectives, financial resources and other circumstances. You should always keep in mind that past performance is no guarantee of future performance in the financial markets.
The Macro Trading Edge LTD. web site and any information we provide is solely for educational, guidance and informational purposes and not in any way intended to provide investment, tax or legal advice.
Opinions of financial market participants vary and even on our site you may find contradictory opinions regarding future performance of financial assets. Macro Trading Edge LTD. requires that employees disclose any personal holdings in the shares, or other financial assets discussed on the site.
Macro Trading Edge LTD. is not under any circumstances liable for the accuracy or completeness of information or news content on our site. We are making no claim as to the accuracy of information or news on our site, it is understood by us that all information and news is provided on a ‘as is, with all faults’ basis. This includes, but is not limited to the pricing of financial assets. You are fully responsible for checking the accuracy and completeness of any information on investment research and investment decisions.
From time to time, our services and content may be delayed, have errors or be interrupted either due to circumstances out of our control or within our control. This can happen to any business, we can only promise that we will do our best to correct the situation. Macro Trading Edge LTD. is not under any circumstances liable for any losses or injury to you as a result of our services, site or content being delayed, containing errors or being interrupted either due to issues beyond our control or our negligence. In short, Macro Trading Edge LTD., its’ employees, officers, agents, licensors, subcontractors, parent or affiliates are not liable for any economic loss or damages whatsoever including without limitation direct, incidental and consequential or exemplary damages, loss of profits or anticipated savings, loss of income or goodwill, damages resulting from lost data that you may incur.
Note that we rely on numerous sources and assume this information to be accurate however this may not be the case. You are advised to use caution when using information from our site or links to our site. Macro Trading Edge LTD. is not responsible for any loss or damage.
The products and services of Macro Trading Edge LTD. and discussions on the site or through email may refer to financial assets that might or might not be appropriate for residents of either the UK or US, for example. It is your responsibility to check what is allowed under the laws of your residence and you bear the full risk and responsibility for compliance to your local laws.
Except as otherwise expressly stated in these Terms, there are no third party beneficiaries to this agreement. Macro Trading Edge LTD. may provide you with information on other companies, either as a list or through advertisement on the site. In no way should you take this as a recommendation or a complete list of all the companies providing this service or product. You will not hold us liable for any damages or costs of any kind as a result of using the services or products of a third party company either found on our site or in our emails.
4. Additional Disclaimers
Macro Trading Edge LTD. and its managing directors are not registered investment advisors or broker/dealers. Our purpose, as previously stated, is to provide you information for education purposes only. You are advised that all information on our site including, but not limited too, advisories (newsletters), alerts, training and research is solely for informational purposes and should not be construed as an offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to buy any security. Our information and analysis is based on sources we believe to be reliable and in good faith, however, no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, is made to their accuracy or completeness.
You should seek the advice of a competent legal, tax, accounting or other professional before investing in options. It is also your responsibility to comply to the laws of your residence depending on your domicile. It is strongly suggested by us that before you begin trading options, you should read the document entitled ‘Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options’ which you can download from the Options Clearing Corporation website, link provided for your convenience (opens a PDF file in new window): Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options
5. Important Risk Disclaimer – NFA/CFTC
U.S. Government Required Disclaimer – Commodity Futures Trading Commission Futures and Options trading has large potential rewards, but also large potential risk. You must be aware of the risks and be willing to accept them in order to invest in the futures and options markets. Don’t trade with money you can’t afford to lose. This is neither a solicitation nor an offer to Buy/Sell futures or options. No representation is being made that any account will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those discussed on this web site. The past performance of any trading system or methodology is not necessarily indicative of future results.
CFTC RULE 4.41 – HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN LIMITATIONS. UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING. ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFIT OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.
NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL, OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE DISCUSSED WITHIN THIS SITE, SUPPORT AND TEXTS. OUR COURSE(S), PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SHOULD BE USED AS LEARNING AIDS ONLY AND SHOULD NOT BE USED TO INVEST REAL MONEY. IF YOU DECIDE TO INVEST REAL MONEY, ALL TRADING DECISIONS SHOULD BE YOUR OWN.
6. Jurisdiction and Dispute Resolution
Due to the international nature of the client base at Macro Trading Edge LTD., all disputes shall be settled in a binding manner through Arbitration. Dispute resolution for any claims under this agreement shall be conducted only through arbitration. At the sole discretion of Macro Trading Edge LTD. one out of the three arbitration organizations shown below, will be designated to act as the Arbitrator to the dispute.
6.1. London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)
Any dispute arising out of or in connection with this contract, including any question regarding its existence, validity or termination, shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration under the LCIA Rules, which Rules are deemed to be incorporated by reference into this clause. The number of arbitrators shall be one to three and determined at the sole discretion of Macro Trading Edge LTD. depending in part on the case complexity and costs. The seat, or legal place, of arbitration shall be London, UK. The language to be used in the arbitral proceedings shall be English. The governing law of the contract shall be the substantive law of England and Wales. If any provision in this Agreement is invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales as if the Agreement was a contract wholly entered into and wholly performed within England and Wales.
6.2. American Arbitration Association (AAA)
Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this contract, or a breach thereof, shall be determined by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its Commercial Arbitration Rules. The number of arbitrators shall be one to three and determined at the sole discretion of Macro Trading Edge LTD. depending in part on the case complexity and costs. The place of arbitration shall be Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The language of the arbitration shall be English.
6.3. International Chamber of Commerce
All disputes arising out of or in connection with the present contract shall be finally settled under the Rules of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce in accordance with its ICC rules. The number of arbitrators shall be one to three and determined at the sole discretion of Macro Trading Edge LTD. depending in part on the case complexity and costs. The Emergency Arbitrator Provisions shall not apply. The place of arbitration shall be London, UK or another mutually agreed location. If another location cannot be mutually agreed upon, then the location shall be London, UK. The language of the arbitration shall be English.
Last Updated on: September 14, 2018