Risk Disclaimer

By using the services offered by Stscrypto (the “Company”), you (the “Client”) acknowledge, understand, and assume full liability for, the risk associated with trading Cryptocurrency CFDs, including but not limited to those set out in this Risk Disclaimer and in the footer of https://stscrypto.com (the “Website”).

The Cryptocurrency CFD services offered by the Company are not suitable for all investors and are characterized by high risk. Cryptocurrency CFDs are complex and as such the Client must always make sure that he/she is fully aware of and understands the specific characteristics and risks regarding the Cryptocurrency CFDs and have extensive knowledge and/or expertise of the Cryptocurrency CFD services and of the underlying Cryptocurrencies associated with the Cryptocurrency CFD services.

Trading on Cryptocurrency CFDs offered by the Company entails a high risk of losing some or all of the invested capital in the Client’s trading account and/or in a specific trade. This risk is amplified by leverage, the use of which can work both to the Client’s advantage and disadvantage.

The Client could lose all of the funds in your trading account if the market moves against them. Therefore, the Client should trade carefully and only with funds that he/she can afford to lose and should seek independent professional advice if necessary.

Trading prices of the underlying cryptocurrency assets offered by the Cryptocurrency CFD services carry high volatility and thereby can widely fluctuate or become temporarily or permanently unavailable. Moreover, the nature of Cryptocurrencies may lead to an increased risk of fraud or cyber-attack, and may mean that technological difficulties experienced by the Company may prevent the access to or use of the Cryptocurrency CFD services.

Cryptocurrency CFDs have specific distinct risks. Unlike most currencies, which are backed by governments or other legal entities, or by commodities such as gold or silver, Cryptocurrencies are unique kind of currencies, backed by technological protocols. There is no central bank that can take corrective measure to protect the value of Cryptocurrencies in a crisis or issue more currency.

Trading Cryptocurrency CFDs with the Company does not entitle the Client to protection under any investor compensation scheme. There is no specific regulatory framework governing the trading in cryptocurrencies and trading in these products therefore falls outside the scope of regulated activities. Clients who trade on the Cryptocurrency CFDs have no rights to report to any financial ombudsman in case of a dispute with the Company.

The Client assumes full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from the Client’s use of the Cryptocurrency CFD services offered by the Company. The Company provides an execution-only service and does not advise on the merits of any particular transaction or their tax consequences.

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