Terms of Use

Last updated: September, 2020

This agreement is between you and the service operator, WirePurse Limited. By using any services made available through WirePurse's website ( https://www.wirepurse.com ), API, Softwares or WirePurse affiliates, you agree that you have read, understood and accepted all of the terms and conditions contained in this Terms of Use agreement, as well as our Privacy Policy and Consent Form which have incorporated the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) regulation. As this is a legally binding contract, please carefully read through this agreement and related notices before using any of our Services. By registering, accessing or using WirePurse, you have agreed to the terms and conditions as laid out in this User Agreement. Should you disagree to this User Agreement, please proceed to initiate the account lock function (for existing users) and stop the usage of WirePurse and any of its services.

For more information on WirePurse, you can refer to the company and license information found on the website. If you have questions regarding this agreement, please feel free to contact WirePurse for clarification via our Customer Support team (support@wirepurse.com).

Agreement Conditions

WirePurse reserves the right to modify or change the terms and conditions of the agreement at any time and at its sole discretion. WirePurse will provide notice of these changes by updating the revised Terms of Use on the webpage (Terms of Service). Any and all modifications or changes to the Terms of Use will be effective immediately upon being announced on the website or released to users. As such, your continued use of WirePurse's services acts as acceptance of the amended agreement and rules.

Eligibility

By registering to use a WirePurse Account, you have affirmed that you are at least 18 years old and are an individual, legal person or other organization with full legal capacity to enter into this User Agreement between you and WirePurse. If you are not, you and your guardian shall undertake all consequences resulting from your actions and WirePurse shall have the right to cancel or freeze your account in addition to filing claims against you and your guardian for compensation.

Prohibition of use

By accessing and using WirePurse and any of its services, you acknowledge and declare that you are not on any trade or economic sanctions lists, such as the UN Security Council Sanctions list or OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control of the U.S. Treasury Department). You also acknowledge and declare that you are not a resident or citizen of the United States of America or any of its geographical territories. WirePurse maintains the right to select its markets and jurisdictions to operate and may restrict or deny its services to certain countries. The content of this Agreement shall not be excluded from the laws of the country under which the user belongs. WirePurse maintains its stance that prohibited users are not to use or access WirePurse and any of its services.

Description of services

WirePurse provides an online digital asset wallet and trading platform (crypto to crypto) for products commonly known as cryptographic tokens, digital tokens or cryptographic currency. The wallet service consists of software that permits you to self-custody virtual currency, organize network addresses, view transaction history and transact in virtual currencies. The Wallet is only capable of supporting certain Virtual Currencies. Under no circumstances should you attempt to store Virtual Currencies in your Wallet that the Wallet does not support. WirePurse does not provide fiat trading capabilities on its platform and as such is not subjected to the stringent regulations that come with it. WirePurse functions as a trading platform provider and is not a buyer or seller in trades made between traders. WirePurse is also not a market maker. Traders must register and open an account with WirePurse and deposit digital assets prior to commencement of trading. Traders may request the withdrawal of their digital assets, subject to the limitations as stated in the Terms and Conditions.

WirePurse strives to maintain the accuracy of information posted on its website however it cannot guarantee the accuracy, suitability, reliability, completeness, performance or fitness for purpose of the content through the website, and will not accept liability for any loss or damage that may arise directly or indirectly from the content. Information on WirePurse website can be subjected to change without notice and is provided for the primary purpose of facilitating users to arrive at independent decisions. WirePurse does not provide investment or advisory advice and will have no liability for the use or interpretation of information as stated in its website or other communication mediums. All users of WirePurse must understand that there are risks involved in trading. WirePurse encourages all users to exercise prudence and trade responsibly within their own means.

While WirePurse emphasises platform security to ensure the continuity and security of its services (announcements will be made in event of downtime/maintenance), it will be non-accountable to Act of God, malicious targeted hacking, terrorist attacks and other unforeseen circumstances. WirePurse reserves the right to cancel, rollback or block transactions of all type on its platform in event of abnormal transactions. WirePurse will not ask for any password from its users nor ask users to transfer funds that are not listed on its trading platform. Users are encouraged to exercise prudence in dealing with discounts or promotions that could lead to them getting scammed. While the list is non-exhaustive, you agree that WirePurse will not be held responsible for any losses arising from the situations stated above.

By using WirePurse and any of its services, you declare that all information to WirePurse in connection with these Terms are true, accurate and complete.

WirePurse Account Registration & Requirements

Registration

All users must register (https://wirepurse.com/dashboard/auth/signup) for a WirePurse Account before using the site. To register for an account, you must provide your real name, email address and password, as well as accept the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Consent Form. Depending on certain conditions and in our sole discretion, we may refuse to open an account for you.

User Identity Verification

With registration of an account on WirePurse, you agree to share personal information requested for the purposes of identity verification. This information is used specifically for the detection of money laundering, terrorist financing, fraud and other financial crimes on the WirePurse platform. In addition to providing this information, to facilitate compliance with global industry standards for data retention, you agree to permit us to keep a record of such information for the lifetime of your account plus 5 years beyond account closing. You also authorise us to make inquiries, either directly or through third parties, that are deemed necessary to verify your identity or to protect you and/or us against financial crimes such as fraud.

The Identity Verification information we request may include, but is not limited to, your: Name, Email Address, Contact Information, Telephone Number, Username, Government Issued ID. In providing this required information, you confirm that it is accurate and authentic. Post-registration, you must guarantee that the information is truthful, complete and updated in a timely manner with any changes. If there is any reasonable doubt that any information provided by you is wrong, untruthful, outdated or incomplete, WirePurse shall have the right to send you a notice to demand corrections, remove relevant information directly and, as the case may be, terminate all or part of WirePurse Service to you. You shall be solely and fully responsible for any loss or expenses incurred during the use of WirePurse Service if you cannot be reached through the contact information provided. You hereby acknowledge and agree that you have the obligation to keep all information provided up to date if there are any changes.

Account Usage Requirements

WirePurse accounts can only be used by the person whose name they are registered under. WirePurse reserves the right to suspend, freeze or cancel accounts that are used by persons other than the persons whose names they are registered under. Accordingly, WirePurse will not take legal responsibility for these accounts.

Account Security

WirePurse prioritizes maintaining the safety of those user funds entrusted to us and has implemented industry standard protections for our platform. With that said, there are account-level risks that are created by individual user actions. We request that you understand the need to independently take safety precautions to protect your own account and personal information.

You shall be solely responsible for the safekeeping of your WirePurse account and password on your own, and you shall be responsible for all activities under your log-in email, WirePurse account and password (including but not limited to information disclosure, information posting, consent to or submission of various rules and agreements by clicking on the website, online renewal of agreement, etc.).

You hereby agree that:

  1. you will notify WirePurse immediately if you are aware of any unauthorized use of your WirePurse account and password by any person or any other violations to the security rules;
  2. you will strictly observe the security, authentication, dealing, charging, withdrawal mechanism or procedures of the website/service; and
  3. you will log out from the website by taking proper steps at the end of every visit.

WirePurse will not be responsible for any loss or consequences caused by your failure to comply with the above Account Security provision.

Dispute Resolution

WirePurse reserves the right to resolve issues and disputes at its sole discretion. Some issues include infringement of others’ rights, violation of laws and regulations, abnormal trades and others not explicitly mentioned in the Terms. Users agree to bear the costs arising from the process of dispute resolution.

Guidelines for usage of services on WirePurse

You hereby agree to observe the following covenants during your use of services on WirePurse:

If you violate the foregoing promises and thereby cause any legal consequence, you shall independently undertake all of the legal liabilities in your own name and indemnify WirePurse from all actions, claims, or costs arising from such violation. You will not use any data or information displayed on the site for commercial purposes without the prior written consent of WirePurse. You will use the site in accordance with the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, without taking acts of unfair competition nor attempting to intervene with the normal operation of WirePurse. Examples of such malicious acts include, but are not limited to

By accessing the WirePurse Service, you agree that WirePurse shall have the right to unilaterally determine whether you have violated any of the above covenants and take actions to apply relevant rules without receiving your consent or giving prior notice to you. Examples of such actions include, but are not limited to

If your alleged violation causes any losses to a third party, you shall solely undertake all the legal liabilities in your own name and hold WirePurse harmless from any loss, fine or extra expenses. If, due to any alleged violation WirePurse incurs any losses, is claimed by any third party for compensation or suffers any punishment imposed by any administrative authorities, you shall indemnify WirePurse against any losses and expense caused thereby, including reasonable attorney’s fee.

Service fees

WirePurse reserves the rights to levy service fees on users who use its services. It is in the discretion of WirePurse to adjust the service fees charged to users using its services.

Liability

Provision of Service

WirePurse will provide WirePurse Service at an “as is” and “commercially available” condition, and does not offer any form of warranty with regards to the Service’s reliability, stability, accuracy and completeness of the technology involved. WirePurse serves merely as a venue of transactions where coin-related information can be acquired and coin-related transactions can be conducted. WirePurse cannot control the quality, security or legality of the coin involved in any transaction, truthfulness of the transaction information, or capacity of the parties to any transaction to perform their obligations under the rules. You must carefully consider the associated investment risks, legal status and validity of the transaction information and investment decisions prior to your use of the WirePurse Services provided.

Limitation of Liability

You acknowledge and agree, WirePurse shall not be liable for any of your losses caused by any of the following events, including but not limited to:

In no event shall WirePurse be liable for any failure or delay of service resulting from regular network maintenance or external factors such as power failure, natural disaster, service provider-side problems or governmental acts.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless WirePurse, its affiliates, contractors, licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any claims and damages (including attorneys’ fees, fines or penalties imposed by any regulatory authority) arising out of your breach or our enforcement of this Agreement. This shall also apply to your violation of any applicable law, regulation, or rights of any third party during your use of the WirePurse Service.

Announcements

Please be aware that all official announcements, news & promotions will be listed on WirePurse's Website where we urge all users to refer to regularly. WirePurse will not be held liable or responsible in any manner of compensation should users incur personal losses arising from ignorance or negligence of the announcements.

Termination of Agreement

You agree that we have the right to immediately suspend your account (and any accounts beneficially owned by related entities or affiliates), freeze or lock the funds in all such accounts, and suspend your access to WirePurse if we suspect any such accounts to be in violation of the Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, AML/CTF acts or any applicable laws & regulations. WirePurse shall have the right to keep and use the transaction data or other information related to such accounts. The above account controls may also be applied in the following cases:

In case of any of the following events, WirePurse shall have the right to directly terminate this agreement by cancelling your account, and shall have the right to permanently freeze (cancel) the authorizations of your account on WirePurse and withdraw the corresponding WirePurse account thereof:

Should the account be terminated, the account & transactional information required for meeting data retention standards will be securely stored for five years. In addition, if a transaction is unfinished during the account termination process, WirePurse shall have the right to notify your counterparty of the situation at that time.

Remaining funds after account termination (normal)

Once the account is closed/withdrawn, all remaining balance (which includes charges and liabilities owed to WirePurse) on the account will be payable at once to WirePurse. Upon payment of all outstanding charges to WirePurse (if any), the user will have 5 working days to withdraw all funds from the account.

Remaining funds after account termination (fraud/AML/violation of terms)

WirePurse maintains full custody of the funds and user data/information which may be turned over to the authorities in event of account suspension/closure arising from fraud investigations, AML investigations or violation of WirePurse's Terms (eg. trading on WirePurse from a sanctioned country).

Compliance with local laws

It is the responsibility of the user to abide by local laws in relation to the legal usage of WirePurse in their local jurisdiction. Users must also factor, to the extent of their local law all aspects of taxation, the withholding, collection, reporting and remittance to their appropriate tax authorities. All users of WirePurse and any of its services acknowledge and declare that the source of their funds come from a legitimate manner and are not derived from illegal activities. WirePurse maintains a stance of cooperation with law enforcement authorities globally and will not hesitate to seize, freeze, terminate the account and funds of users which are flagged out or investigated by legal mandate.

Privacy Policy

WirePurse may announce and amend its privacy policy on the platform of WirePurse from time to time and the privacy policy shall be an integral part of this Usage Agreement. The latest version of the Privacy Policy which has included the GDPR can always be found here on this page (Privacy Policy).

Indemnity and disclaimer

You agree to indemnify WirePurse Limited and its entirety of affiliates and hold them harmless from and against all third party claims except from WirePurse breach of these Terms. As mentioned in description of services, WirePurse strives its best to maintain the data integrity on its site but does not guarantee the information and services provided in its platform. WirePurse will not be liable for errors arising from the use of its services.

Complaints

If you have any complaints, feedback or questions, kindly contact (support@wirepurse.com) and we will in our best efforts try to resolve it for you.