Trading 212 Free Shares Promotion

By entering into the promotion You are agreeing to the below terms and conditions.

During this Free Share Promotion, Trading 212 UK Ltd.1 (Trading 212) is giving away randomly selected shares for all users that have opened and funded a Trading 212 Invest or ISA free commission stock trading account on the Trading 212 platform, subject to the conditions below.

1. Qualifying requirements

To qualify for this promotion You must comply with all of the following conditions:

  1. Be a resident of one of the following countries:
    1. United Kingdom;
    2. Switzerland;
    3. France;
    4. Germany;
    5. The Netherlands; or
    6. Italy.
  2. Accept and agree with the present Free Shares Promotion Terms and Conditions;
  3. Open a Trading 212 Invest Account or an ISA Account on the Trading 212 platform, pursuant to Trading 212 Share Dealing Service Terms of Business or the Additional Terms for Stocks and Shares ISA and all other Legal Documents;
  4. Deposit funds into Your Trading 212 Invest Account or ISA Account; and
  5. You are not a current client of Trading 212 (Trading 212 Demo accounts will be eligible).

2. Allocation

2.1. Within 3 business days from meeting the conditions in Section 1 above, You will be entitled to acquire the Promotion Share (as defined in Section 2.4 herein). The time for the allocation may only be extended subject to technical issues, or when the time period falls within the weekend - e.g. if the account is opened on Friday at 10 am You will receive the Promotion Share on Wednesday, the next week after 10 am when and if the markets are open.

2.2. After the Promotion Share has been allocated to You it will be subject to a settlement period of 3 days. You will only be entitled to sell the Promotion Share upon expiry of the aforementioned 3-days settlement period. Where the settlement period expires on a non-business day, the right of disposal shall be active as of the next business day. Trading 212 will not be liable for any price changes during this settlement period.

2.3. You will be free to refuse or cancel the allocation of the Promotion Share within 24 hours, from the allocation by contacting us at info@trading212.com. You will not be entitled to a new Promotional Share. You will not have any further financial commitments to Trading 212, in relation to this Free Share Promotion.

2.4. Notwithstanding anything herein Your Referral shall not be entitled to receive a free share in case he has already received a free share for creating a new Trading 212 Account from any other Trading 212 Promotion.

3. Conditions

3.1. Promotion Shares will be randomly selected shares, traded on established markets. The Promotion Share shall have a price limitation of up to 100 GBP, 100 CHF and 100 EUR depending on Your account currency and location. The Promotion Share is randomly selected and may not be negotiated or exchanged for another. No personal circumstances will be taken under consideration and no shares will be acquired with an individual user in mind. We make no recommendation nor we will facilitate in any way further acquisition of the same share as the Promotion Share. In case We have any difficulties (whether technical or not) providing you the Promotion Share we reserve the right, upon our sole discretion, to provide you with the monetary equivalent of the Promotion Share.

3.2. None of Your investments or assets will be used within the whole process of the Free Share Promotion. The Promotion share shall be distributed through Trading 212’s own funds only.

3.3. You have to log into Your Trading 212 account at least once every three months after you have received/sold the Promotion Share (whichever occurs the latest).

3.4. Trading 212 is the sole arbiter of the promotion and reserves the right to alter, amend, extend or foreclose the promotion at any time without prior notice. We will notify You about any changes to the promotion and/or its conditions by updating the promotion’s official webpage and we recommend that You check the website regularly for any such updates.

3.5. If Trading 212 detects any form of fraud, abuse or misuse of this promotion of any kind, You will be excluded from the campaign immediately.

3.6. Trading 212 reserves the right to withhold any prizes for which a participating user is selected if Trading 212 is of the opinion that the spirit of the promotion is being abused. Trading 212 will resolve any disputes whether or not covered by these conditions, in a fair and appropriate manner and the decision of Trading 212 regarding any dispute will be final.

3.7. Nothing in this Terms, or in any other promotional material, will be viewed as a provision of investment advice, portfolio management or any other form of discretionary service. Trading 212 does not guarantee the performance of the Referral Share.

3.8. Notwithstanding anything of the aforementioned and to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws, in no event shall Trading 212 be liable for any unavailability and/or inoperability of the Site(s), and/or any technical malfunction, computer error, corruption or loss of information, or other injury, damage or disruption of any kind relating to the Free Share Promotion. The Free Share Promotion shall remain at all times under the sole control and discretion of Trading 212 who shall be the only party entitled to apply its terms and conditions and resolve any disputes that may arise as a result of its operation.

3.9. Should a participant in the Promotion believe he/she has been unfairly restricted or otherwise unduly disallowed from obtaining one or more free shares, such participant shall present Trading 212 with material evidence substantiating his claim, including but not limited to videos and screenshots. Trading 212 shall review such evidence and decide whether to satisfy the participant’s claim or not subject to Trading 212’s own assessment of the merits of the claim. By accepting the terms and conditions of the present Free Share Promotion, You acknowledge and agree that Trading 212 is the sole party entitled to apply and interpret the Free Share Promotion’s provisions and for that matter, any decision on the part of Trading 212 relating to the operation of the promotion shall be final and irrevocable.

3.10. All market sell orders for Referral Shares will be accepted and executed as an aggregated market order at the close of the relevant market by default. We are taking this approach in order to avoid multiple market sell orders for 1 share each as this can be considered as market abuse by the stock exchanges. Limit orders will not be aggregated and will be executed at the price specified by You.

4. Events of default

4.1. Any breach of and or non-compliance with any or all of the qualifying requirements under Section 1 or any or all of the Conditions listed in Section 3 above shall constitute an event of default (“Event of Default”).

4.2. In the occurrence of an Event of Default, Trading 212 shall cancel and invalidate all agreements and legal relations between You and Trading 212 ensuing from the Promotion and shall consider them to be null and void. The latter shall result in Trading 212 closing your account(s) and clawing back the Promotion Share or its monetary value.

4.3. In the occurrence of an Event of Default you shall be subject to a penalty. The penalty for an Event of Default shall equal the monetary amount of the Promotion Share. You hereby understand, agree and provide your explicit prior consent that in the Event of Default Trading 212 shall be entitled to sell the Promotional share on your behalf and set-off the proceeds from such sale against Your payment obligation for the penalty. Please note that the above penalty reflects the consequences of an event of default and will only affect the free share/s given by Us. Trading 212 shall not impose any fees or charges for maintenance, inactivity or whatsoever. None of your personal investments shall be affected by such actions on our part.

4.4. We undertake to make all reasonable efforts to prevent you from defaulting on the terms of this Promotion whereby we shall send you prior notifications relating to the incoming expiry of the 3-months period under Section 3.3 above, as follows:

  • 30 days prior to the expiry date;
  • 15 days prior to the expiry date;
  • On the day before the expiry date.

5. General

5.1. By accepting these Terms and Conditions, You hereby confirm to have read, understood, agreed and accepted the following Free Shares Promotion Terms and Conditions and the relevant Legal Documents of Trading 212. Furthermore, You understand, accept and agree that all the terms of the Share Dealing Service Terms of Business or the Additional Terms for Stocks and Shares ISA and the relevant Legal Documents shall be applied mutatis mutandis. Please note that the value of the free share will reduce the annual ISA allowance and that clients who have already reached their maximum ISA allowance will not be able to receive a free share.

5.2. Nothing in this Terms, or in any other promotional material, will be viewed as a provision of investment advice, portfolio management or any other form of discretionary service. Trading 212 does not guarantee the performance of the Promotional Share.

5.3. If for any reason (e.g. conflict of interest) You are not allowed to own a specific share You are required to inform us prior to participating in the campaign.

5.4. The Promotion is restricted to any employees and their relatives of Trading 212 UK Ltd. and/or Trading 212 EOOD.

Prohibited use

Your use of our services shall be subject to the following mandatory requirements - You shall not:

  1. circumvent (or try to circumvent) in any way the rules of these Terms and Conditions;
  2. make any attempts to create multiple accounts, to invite individual users, who have created multiple accounts, in order for You to exploit the Free Share Promotion;
  3. do anything that may negatively affect Trading 212’s brand, goodwill or reputation;
  4. use the Free Share Promotion in:
    1. any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation; or
    2. any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
    3. use the Free Share Promotion excessively or in any way that we consider to be unreasonable (at Trading 212’s sole and absolute discretion).

Notwithstanding anything of the aforementioned in case of any reasonable doubt of any manipulation, abuse or exploit of the terms of this Promotion or in case of any doubt of any manipulation, abuse or exploit of the market or where any of your actions may be in detrimony to Trading 212 interests, Trading 212 shall be entitled to suspend any and all of your accounts with Trading 212 (and its affiliates) upon its sole discretion, with immediate effect and without any prior notification.

1 Trading 212 UK Ltd. is registered in England and Wales (Register number 8590005). Trading 212 UK Ltd. is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Register number 609146).
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