Terms and Conditions of Use

Use: by accessing this web site (coinsquare.io and all subdomains, collectively, the "web site") you are agreeing to be bound by the current Terms and Conditions of Use ("TCU"), between you and Coinsquare Ltd. (hereinafter, "Coinsquare", "we", "us" or "our"). If you do not agree with any section of the TCU, you are prohibited from using this web site. We may change, modify, add or remove portions of these TCU without advance notice. It is your responsibility to read, review and understand the latest TCU. Continued access and utilization of this site means that you agree and accept the TCU as amended.

Disclaimer: This website does not constitute an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation is unauthorized or unlawful.

In no event will Coinsquare be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this web site.

Main Jurisdiction: The Terms of Use shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein and use of this web site and any issues which may arise with regard to this web site, without regard to rules relating to conflict of laws, including with regard to any dispute arising out of your use of this web site or material from this web site. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall not apply. The courts of the Province of Ontario shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all such claims.

Local Jurisdiction: The current site shall not be used in any way by users located in jurisdictions where dealing in digital currencies have been deemed unlawful, illegal, or a regulated business where Coinsquare hasn't yet obtained proper licensing. In particular, Coinsquare is unable to provide services to the residents of the State of New York, United States of America and these are strictly prohibited from using this site. The user also agree that it is of the legal age for using Coinsquare services in his jurisdiction or that he has obtained proper authorisation from an admissible grantor.

Trademarks and Copyright: Coinsquare site access is granted for your personal, non-commercial use only. You may not copy, redistribute, mirror, reproduce and modify the content of this website in any form without prior written consent of Coinsquare. We reserve the right to deny access to anyone to this website for violation of any terms of these TCU, which violation may be subject to legal action.

Security: Coinsquare is not responsible for the loss or damages that may be the direct or indirect consequence arising from unauthorized access and/or stolen or lost passwords. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your username, security token and password. We highly recommend you keep a secure backup of your password and security token in a safe and off-line environment. Users with a verified email address may use our automated account recovery procedure in order to request a password reset link. User without a verified email address or a lost secure token must go through our assisted account recovery procedure. The assisted recovery procedure starts with a 2 month waiting period with no logins and a 0.1 BTC service charge. If you want to start the assisted account recovery procedure, contact us by email admin[at]coinsquare.io with your account username. Coinsquare retains the right to cancel trading and withdrawal rights in any account suspected unauthorised access or hacking.

Cookies: This website requires cookies in order to work properly once logged in. Those cookies contain your session token identification but no other private information. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this web site. By using this web site, you consent to the use of cookies.

Market Risks: Coinsquare does not control the exchange value of crypto currencies and by using our services you agree in keeping Coinsquare free of any liabilities or losses, direct, indirect, special or consequential damages, however caused, induced by the market price variation of any asset for any reason.

Orders: All orders confirmed and accepted by the exchange are deemed final and are non-reversible. Coinsquare is providing you with the tools to verify your order before confirming it in order to catch a mistyped order. Coinsquare will not be responsible for losses induced by a mistyped (or wrong in any kind) placed orders. An open order may be cancelled at any time by the user but Coinsquare makes no guarantee on whether that order will be cancelled before execution. Executed orders are subject to trading fees collected in the coin settlement amount for that transaction. The trading fee rate is posted in the about section of the site and is subject to change without notice to you.

Transfers: Coin deposits are subject to a minimal number of confirmations before being fully credited to your account and coin withdrawals are subject to withdrawal fees. The number of confirmations and fees are indicated in the information section for each coins. Coinsquare makes best efforts to process withdrawals and deposits in a timely manner but makes no guarantee pertaining to the timing those transfers. Coinsquare is not responsible for losses and liabilities induced by a delayed transfers.

Coins and Markets: Coins and markets are listed at the discretion of Coinsquare and can be removed or closed at any time. If a market is closed, your open orders will be cancelled and your account credited back. If a coin is selected for removal, you will have 25 days to withdraw your funds (assuming the blockchain allows for it). Coinsquare assumes no liability or cost whatsoever arising from closed markets and coins selected for removal. Removed coins left into the user account after the withdrawal period will be forfeited.

Market Data: Although Coinsquare tries to deliver you up to date market data such as quotes, order book, and charts the data is provided "as is" without any guarantee of being the latest. The data may also have typographical errors, be incomplete and inaccurate. Coinsquare will try to correct those mistakes on a best effort basis but do not necessarily commit to do so.

Links: Coinsquare may provide links to external websites as references. These links are provided for informational purpose only without any guaranties pertaining to their accuracy, content and suitability of purpose. Those links does not constitute an endorsement of Coinsquare in any kind and should be followed at the user's own risks.

Uptime: Access to Coinsquare is provided on a best effort basis meaning that some interruptions are possible. These interruptions may be planned or not, full or partial. Coinsquare will be providing advance notices for planned maintenance but will not be responsible for any damages or losses that an interruption of service of any kind may cause to you.

Unlawful Activity: You are prohibited from using this site to conduct any unlawful, fraudulent, false, abusive or suspicious activity. If your account shows signs of unlawful, fraudulent, false, abusive or suspicious activity, we may close any account associated with your name, email address or account. We reserve the right to take any necessary legal action and you may be liable for monetary losses to us, including litigation costs and damages.

Chat Code of Conduct: Registered users are granted permission to send out messages through the chat box located on the web site. Chat privileges may be removed at any time without notice, in particular and not limiting for the following reasons
  • Obscene words, racist and religious slurs (veiled or hidden, username included)
  • Incitation to commit illegal activities in any form (violence, drugs, gambling)
  • Abusive statement toward other users (that includes moderators)
  • Flooding, spamming, flaming, phishing.
  • Unauthorised advertisements for other paid services.
  • Begging for coins, privileges or listings.

    Privacy Policy: You also agree with our current privacy policy.

    This document was last updated on 2015-08-06