General terms and conditions:
The following documents form an integral part of this Agreement. BCV's General Conditions,
Safe Custody Regulations,
BCV-net Terms and Conditions of Use,
TradeDirect Terms and Conditions of Use,
Special Risks in Securities Trading,
Client Advisory regarding commissions, retrocessions and other benefits, Estate tax on US and UK securities, Appendix to the Tax residency self-certification form.
I authorize BCV to provide me with access to my existing and future accounts through the BCV-net service.
Refusal by BCV
BCV reserves the right to refuse the membership application at any time without having to justify its action.
Personal email address
I authorize BCV to correspond with me about matters concerning this TradeDirect Membership Agreement (e.g. confirmation email) via my personal email address. I am aware that personal information may be transmitted.
I authorize BCV to send me newsletters and I understand that I am entitled to unsubscribe at any time.
Release from liability for orders made by phone or via the internet
I understand that orders placed through TradeDirect are transmitted via the internet, mobile apps or, in
exceptional cases, by telephone. Consequently, I expressly authorize BCV to execute any orders and instructions
that I may transmit by those means and I assume full responsibility in this regard. Save for gross negligence on the part of BCV,
I agree in advance to bear all risks resulting from the execution of such orders and release BCV from all liability for any error or
irregularity, in particular regarding the authenticity of the orders themselves or any consequences that may result from such orders.
Special risks in securities trading
I understand that BCV will not give me any personalized advice regarding the trading of any kind of securities. Furthermore, I declare that I am familiar with how the stock market works. Although I am fully aware of the risks inherent in stock market transactions, I agree to read the brochure
"Special Risks in Securities Trading" which is available at all times on www.tradedirect.ch under "Sign up > Documents" especially if I have a question about the risks related to a given transaction.
I understand that no cash withdrawals may be made from any account related to TradeDirect services.
I hereby declare that I was never solicited in any way whatsoever by TradeDirect concerning all or part of my banking relationship while I was outside Switzerland.
I acknowledge that information about my accounts may be reported to the tax authorities in my country(ies) of tax residency if the country(ies) has(have) entered into an agreement with Switzerland on the automatic exchange of information.
I acknowledge that the printed version of the Membership Agreement generated by this online form contains specific legal language
found in Form A and US tax withholding regulations. I undertake to read the printed agreement carefully before I sign it.
Accuracy of information
By signing this document, I declare that all the information provided herein, as well as any other information I provide, is true,
appropriate and complete. Intentionally making false statements on this form is a punishable offense. I also agree to inform BCV immediately of any changes.