These Terms and Conditions in relation to Services is provided by Valuable Capital Financial Company, a joint stock company having commercial registration number 1010774084 duly existing under the laws of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (the KSA) with license number No. 22251-25 issued by the Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority (the CMA) on 19/10/2022G and having its principle place of business at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (hereinafter VCFC, We, or Us).
Welcome to access and use APP, PC client software, websites or other online products and its accompanying products or services and its accompanying products or services (collectively, the Services) as provided by VCFC.
You confirm that you are eligible to access and use the Services and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of the Agreement. The User further confirms that it has undertaken the requisite due diligence and has full knowledge of the possible risks and agrees to undertake all potential risks that may arise from accessing or using the Services and its relevant products. Where the User does not agree to the terms and conditions of the Agreement then the User is not authorised to access or use the Services.
Please note that this Agreement are subject to change periodically without notice and at the sole discretion of VCFC. Any modified or amended terms shall take effect upon the effective date provided in the Agreement or the date of release of such modified or amended terms. Continued access to or use of the Services by the User after such amendment or modification of the Agreement constitutes the consent and agreement of the User to abide by such amended or modified terms.
It is AGREED:
User or You means any natural person, legal person or other organisation accessing or using the Services under these terms and conditions.
Access or accessing means any behavior including but not limited to downloading, installing, applying, accessing, visiting or using the Services by any other means wherein the User interacts, benefits or acquires information from the Services.
Force Majeure shall mean forces beyond the reasonable control of any Party, including, without limitation, fire, flood, acts of God, pandemic, labor disputes, accidents, acts of war or terrorism, civil disobedience, interruptions of transportation or communications and supply shortages.
Use or using means any time a User, directly or indirectly, does or attempts to access, interact with, display, view, print or copy from the Services, transmit, receive information or exchange data or communicates with the Services, or in any way utilises, benefits, takes advantage of or interacts with any function, product or feature of the Services.
Account means one or more account(s) held in the name of the User with VCFC for the purposes of accessing to or using the Services.
3 Register for an Account
3.1The User may open an Account on the VCFC application, client software or website in order to use certain areas and features of the Services. When registering for an Account, the User expressly agrees to provide a valid personal mobile phone number, type in the instant valid verification code for authentication and create a unique password. Upon the completion of the same, the User will have a registered Account with VCFC.
3.2 Once the User has registered for an Account, it shall be deemed that the User has agreed to authorise VCFC to send to the mobile phone number of the User a variety of text messages, including but not limited to, account security prompt messages, mobile phone log-in verification code and password modification prompt message.
3.3 The User further agrees to: (a) ensure that the information provided is accurate, truthful, current and complete; (b) maintain and promptly update the Account information upon the occurrence of any changes to the same; (c) maintain the security of the Account by protecting its password and restricting its access; (d) be the sole user of the Account and password and not to permit another to access the Account; (e) promptly notify VCFC in writing if it is suspected that an unauthorised individual has accessed the Account or upon the occurrence of a security breach related to the Services; and (e) take full responsibility for all activities that occur under the Account and accept all risks of any authorised or unauthorised access and assume all the consequences and liabilities incurred from the failure of the User to comply with the terms and conditions of the Agreement. VCFC shall not assume any responsibility in respect of the same.
3.4 A successful login into the Account of the User with the password of the User shall automatically be deemed to have been logged in by the User. The User shall bear all the relevant liabilities in relation to the Account of the User. If the Account and password is illegally used, VCFC shall have the right to suspend or cease the User qualification of the said account without assuming any liabilities and report such unauthorised access to the relevant authority in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
4 User Conduct and Management
4.1 User Conduct Permission
a. Use of Information
All market information available on the website, desktop and mobile APP of VCFC (the Information) is provided by third parties, including but not limited to the Saudi
Arabian Stock Exchange (Tadawul or the Saudi Exchange), New York Stock Exchange, Nasdaq Exchange or other exchanges and its authorised information providers (collectively, the Exchanges or each one as the Exchange). The User understands that each Exchange endeavours to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the Information provided but does not guarantee its accuracy and reliability and accepts no liability (whether in tort or contract or otherwise) for any loss or damage arising from any inaccuracies or omissions or from any decision, action or non-action based on or in reliance upon Information contained in its website or published by it.
The User shall proceed with caution when evaluating and using the accuracy of the price quotes, charts, comments, purchase or other information on the website, desktop and mobile APP of VCFC by the User and the User shall be solely liable for all losses incurred from the use of the Information.
By accessing or using the Saudi Exchange Delayed Information, which shall be any Information that is delayed at least fifteen (15) minutes from the time of original dissemination, the User hereby understand and agrees that: (a) the Saudi Exchange and its authorised information providers reserve all Intellectual Property Rights to the Information; (b) the Saudi Exchange and its authorised information providers accept no liability whatsoever for the display of the Information or any losses or claims arising from use of the Information; (c) Information is for the personal use of the User and the User may not re-distribute or re-publish such Information to any third party without the express written permission of the Saudi Exchange; (d) the User shall have no right to use Information in automated trading applications, to create derived data or to process Information, with or without other data, for the purpose of creating indices, or to license a third party to create indices, without the prior written permission of the Saudi Exchange; (e) the User shall have no right to use Information to create, price or benchmark any financial product(s), or to license any third party to do so, without the prior written permission of the Saudi Exchange; (f) the Saudi Exchange may suspend or terminate receipt of Information by any party if the Saudi Exchange has reason to believe that the Information is being misused or misrepresented; and (g) nothing contained in the Agreement shall permit the User to assume that VCFC has authorised the User or any third party to misuse, distribute or publish the Information.
b. Use of interactive areas
The Services include interactive areas where the User along with other users may post, download, store or transmit content, messages, materials, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, videos, graphics or other items or materials on the Services (collectively, User Content) or interact with other Users. The User may use the Services for non-commercial purposes and post, download, store or transmit User Content in accordance with the Agreement. VCFC makes no warranties or representations as to the User Content and has no responsibility or liability with respect to any communications, transactions, interactions, disputes or any relations whatsoever between the User and other users. The User understands and acknowledges that VCFC cannot and does not endorse or verify any information, conduct or content posted on the interactive areas nor does it conduct any background searches or verifications of users.
The User expressly agrees that the use of the Services by the User is at the risk of the User and the sole responsibility of the User when using the Services and such interactive areas. VCFC may, in its sole discretion may refuse, remove or delete any User Content without notice and subject to any requirements or notices issued by the Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority (the CMA) to remove or delete the same. If the User becomes aware of any use of the Services or User Content that violates the terms of the Agreement, the User should notify VCFC immediately by using the reporting tools provided via the Services.
4.2User Conduct Restriction
To use the Services, the User agrees to abide by the terms of the Agreement with respect to User Conduct Restriction and undertakes:
a. to comply with the applicable laws, regulations, rules, international conventions and the terms as applicable to the Services and the Agreement;
b. not to use the Services for any illegal purpose or by any illegal method, including promoting or encouraging any illegal activity;
c. not to conduct any activity that is illegal or infringes the rights and interests of any third party, including without limitation, intellectual property, privacy, publicity or contractual rights;
d. not to use the Services in any manner that could interfere with, disrupt, negatively affect or inhibit other users from fully utilising the Services or that could damage, disable, overburden or impair the functioning of the Services in any manner;
e. not to publish, transmit or disseminate any User Content that: (a) is unlawful, libellous, defamatory, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any applicable laws and regulations; (b) contains nudity, sexually explicit content or is otherwise obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive or sexually exploitative of minors; (c) may disparage any ethnic, racial or religious group by stereotypical depiction or is otherwise abusive or inflammatory; (d) contains offensive language or images or is otherwise objectionable; (e) incites violence or characterises violence as acceptable, glamorous or desirable; (f) contains unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising or solicitations, without the prior written consent of VCFC which shall be given or withheld in its sole discretion; (g) contains private or personal information about another person, unless such person has agreed in writing to the disclosure of such information; (h) contains viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive file viruses, cancel bots, Trojan horses, harmful code, flood pings, denial-of-service attacks, packet or IP spoofing, forged routing or electronic mail address information or similar methods or technology; (i) may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party; (j) would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense or violate the rights of any third party; (k) carry out, abet or assist any other person to conduct the above or other behaviours that is prohibited by law; (g) is against the teachings of Islam or the Shariah; or (h) is culturally sensitive and against the norms of the Saudi Arabian society or history (collectively, the Undertaking).f. In the event that the User violates the Undertaking, VCFC shall have the right to immediately terminate or suspend the Services by cutting off the transmitted content, saving the transmission records, closing the Account or deleting the link to the infringing material, and shall report the same to the competent supervision authority in line with the rules and regulations in place in Saudi Arabia, including but not limited to the CMA.
4.3 User Content License
The User shall own all User Content posted by the User on the interactive areas in respect of the Services. By posting User Content onto the interactive areas, the User hereby expressly grants VCFC a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, adapt, modify, create derivative works from, distribute, have distributed and promote such User Content in any form, in all platforms now known or hereinafter created to administer, operate, develop and otherwise provide the Services.
5 Third-Party Service
6 User Privacy Protection
7 Intellectual Property
7.1 Unless explicitly specified herein, the software, logos, trademarks, structures and designs of the Services, pictures, videos, information, market data, files and other related materials presented or used on the Services or provided by VCFC shall be the proprietary property of VCFC or licensors of VCFC. No rights to such Services (in part or in full), regardless of the form, are conveyed to the User by using or accessing the Services nor shall such constitute an assignment of any rights.
7.2 Subject to compliance by the User with these terms of the Agreement, the User is granted a limited, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, non-assignable, non-transferable and revocable license to access and use the Services as they relate to the User personally, including but not limited to downloading or installing the APP on the mobile phone of the User, install the client software on a personal computer or view the market data provided that such use shall be exclusively for non-commercial purposes and always subject to the Undertakings.
7.3 Without prior written approval of VCFC and relevant right holders, such license does not include: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Services; (b) modifying, archiving, copying, reproducing, distributing, publishing, transmitting, translating or otherwise making any derivative uses of the Services or any portion thereof, unless expressly permitted under applicable law or the Agreement; (c) reverse compiling the Services or extracting the essential parts of the Services for other application; (d) use of any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods to intended to extract data or information from the Services; (e) make use of the aforesaid information and content to charge any improper fees from any other person, or (f) any use of the Services other than for their intended purposes. Any unauthorised use of the Services is strictly prohibited and VCFC will terminate the license granted herein at its sole discretion upon a perceived breach of the terms of the Agreement.
7.4 Such unauthorised use may also violate the applicable laws, including without limitation copyright and trademark laws and the rules of the CMA. The User shall be solely responsible for any unauthorised use of the Services and hereby assumes all liabilities thus incurred.
8 Risk Disclosure
8.1 The content and information provided by VCFC are analyzed and interpreted based on publicly available information collected from public sources or is posted or provided by other users, partners or other third parties. VCFC will endeavor to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the content and information provided, however, VCFC cannot and does not guarantee its absolute accuracy and reliability, and shall not be liable for any loss or damage (whether tort or contractual or otherwise) arising out of any inaccuracies or omissions. The User should consult its own personal advisors in regards to such information. The User acknowledges and agrees that the User shall judge the accuracy of such content and information, which shall only be used for reference and guidance.
8.2 Access or use of any service platform or pages of VCFC by the User to obtain relevant services or carry out relevant operation with reference to the content or information provided by VCFC shall be at the sole risk and loss of the User. VCFC shall not bear any liabilities of breach, infringement or any other civil responsibilities for the risks or losses that are incurred by the User pursuant to the conduct of the User.
8.3 Under no circumstances should the User trust any information about borrowing money, requesting a password or other property. The User should be independent, sober and objective about the aforementioned information and be cautious about fraud and only trust information that in the sole discretion of the User is credible and from a reliable source and in consultation with its personal advisors.
9.1 THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS", AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. VCFC EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES ARISING FROM THE SERVICES AND MAKES NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, AVAILABILITY, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF ANY INFORMATION, CONTENTS, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR ANY OTHER SERVICES WHETHER THROUGH SERVICES OF VCFC OR IN RESPECT OF ANY OTHER THIRD PARTY SITE LINKED TO SERVICES OF VCFC.
9.2 WITHOUT AFFECTING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, VCFC DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES PROVIDED WILL MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE USER, THAT ACCESS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, THAT THERE WILL BE NO DELAYS, FAILURES, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS OR LOSS OF TRANSMITTED INFORMATION, THAT NO VIRUSES OR OTHER CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES WILL BE TRANSMITTED OR THAT NO DAMAGE WILL OCCUR TO THE COMPUTER SYSTEM OF THE USER. THE USER SHALL HAVE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY FOR ADEQUATE PROTECTION AND BACKUP OF DATA AND/OR EQUIPMENT AND FOR UNDERTAKING REASONABLE AND APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS TO SCAN FOR COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES.
10 Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL VCFC BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, LOSSES OR LIABILITIES INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOSSES OR LIABILITIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE SERVICES BY THE USER OR YOUR RELIANCE ON OR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS THROUGH THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY VCFC, OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE, EVEN IF YOU ADVISE US OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES.
11 Applicable Laws and Jurisdiction
11.1 The execution, effectiveness, performance, termination and dispute settlement of the Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
11.2 Any dispute arising in the execution, effectiveness, performance and termination of the Agreement, VCFC expects to settle through friendly consultation with the User. In the event, the consultation fails or the result of the consultation is not satisfactory to the Parties, either the User or VCFC shall have the right to file a lawsuit wherein jurisdiction to resolve the such dispute shall be with the courts of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in Riyadh. at the sole discretion and for the benefit of VCFC.
11.3 At the sole discretion and for the benefit of VCFC, a dispute or proceeding may be commenced by VCFC with the Committee for Resolution of Securities Disputes (the CRSD) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
12.1 The Agreement shall be terminated in the event:
a. The User closes the Account, discontinues use of the Services and provides VCFC with a written notice of termination.
b. The User does not accept a modification or amendment of the terms of the Agreement, uninstalls the Services or no longer uses the product and relevant services as confirmed in writing to VCFC by the User.
c. The User violates the Agreement wherein VCFC shall be entitled to terminate the Agreement immediately without notice and terminate the rights of the User to use the Services or any portion thereof, and to block or prevent future access by the User to the Services without assuming any liabilities of the breach;
d. A Force Majeure event occurs and results in the impossibility to perform the Agreement or continue to provide the Services wherein the User or VCFC shall have the right to terminate the Agreement and Services without assuming any liabilities of the breach.
12.2 In case of termination of the Agreement, regardless of the reasons, the qualification of the User shall become invalid upon the date of such termination and the right of the User to use the Services shall immediately cease. The User acknowledges and agrees that it shall immediately deactivate or uninstall the APP and all related information and files on its device and shall not attempt any further access to such files or the Services, and VCFC shall not be liable to the User or any third party for any claims or damages arising out of any termination or in connection with such termination.
The User may not assign its rights or obligations under this Agreement without the prior written consent of VCFC. VCFC may assign any or all of its rights under this Agreement, in whole or in part, and the User consents to such approval and agrees and confirms that no further consent or approval of the User shall be required for such assignment or transfer, nor shall any formal notice of such consent or transfer be required to the User.
The failure or delay of VCFC in exercising any right, power or privilege under the Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver thereof.
If any term of the Agreement is deemed unlawful, void or unenforceable for any reason, such term shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other term of the Agreement, all of which shall remain in full force and effect.
Article 7 (Intellectual Property), 9 (Disclaimer), 10 (Limitation of Liability), 11 (Applicable Laws and Jurisdiction), and12 (Termination) will survive any termination of this Agreement or use of the Services.