Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT

Official Rules

By participating in the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT Program “Program” you agree to these official rules, which are a contract. Please read them carefully before entering.

General

1. Company:

The Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT Program is offered by hi Financial Limited ("hi") that provides Earnings and governs your access to and use of Earnings and related functionality ("Earnings"), a feature within the hi Platform ("hi Platform"). Throughout these Terms, references to "hi," "we," "us," or "our" shall refer to the hi Financial and its Affiliates, as applicable.

2. Eligibility:

You are only eligible to enter into this Agreement and participate in the program if:

  1. You are not a citizen or resident of the USA or British Virgin Islands;
  2. You are at least 18 years of age or of legal age to form a binding contract (whichever is later);
  3. You are not subject to any financial sanctions imposed by the United Nations, European Union, any EU country, UK Treasury or US Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC); and
  4. You have read, understood and agreed to our Privacy Notice and Cookie Policy.

By entering into this Agreement, you acknowledge and confirm that you satisfy all the conditions set out above (" Eligible User"). 

If we later become aware that you are not an Eligible User ("Ineligible User"), we may delete your depost immediately and ban you from using any of our or our Affiliates' products or services. hi shall not be held liable for any legal or monetary consequences arising from the use of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program or our services and products by an Ineligible User. 

Any Ineligible User shall indemnify and hold harmless hi and its Affiliates from any legal or monetary consequences arising from such use.

3. Program period:

The Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program begins at 12:00 Greenwich Mean Time (“GMT”) on April 27th, 2022. The program will run until further notice, at which point it will continue to run for a minimum of one month.

4. How to Enter:

To enter this program, you will need a hi account.

If you don’t already have a hi account, download the app in the App Store or Google Play Store or visit web.hi.com to sign up. It is free to create a hi account. By submitting your information and creating a hiaccount, you will be required to agree to the hi terms of service and privacy notice. If you do not agree to the hi terms of service and privacy notice, you cannot create a hi account.

To enter the program, eligible individuals (“entrants”) must deposit USDT, ETH or both to their hi account from one of these platforms:

  1. BlockFi
  2. Celsius
  3. Nexo

Participants must then send an email to [email protected] that includes their hi nickname and the TXID orwithdrawal screenshot of their deposit Users of other platforms wishing to participate in the campaign can write to [email protected] to request eligibility.
If there is any doubt about the eligibility of a deposit, or a user is not able to prove where the funds were sent from, hi reserves the right to not pay out the bonus and return the deposit if so desired by the user.

5. The Bonus

The rewards from the program are based on the equivalent US Dollar amount of the USDT or ETH deposit of the participant. The equivalent US-Dollar amount will be based on the price at the time of deposit.

$1,000 + : 5% of deposit, paid out in HI.

$10,000 + : 10% of deposit, paid out in HI.

$100,000 + : 20% of deposit, paid out in HI.

$1,000,000 + : 40% of deposit, paid out in HI.

In order to be eligible for the HI bonus, the USDT/ETH balance in Flexible must be maintained for a minimum of 90 days.

Once the hi team have validated the eligibility of the deposit and calculated the value of the bonus (this may take a few days) the Bonus in HI will be paid out to every eligible participant's Vault, where it will remain for 90 days. The bonus will then be released from Vault to Flexible daily over 1 year, on the condition that the deposit principal remains in the participant's Flexible for the 90 day period.

In addition to the HI bonus, participants will also receive 11% APY on USDT, paid out in USDT and 5.5% on ETH, paid out in ETH to Flexible every Friday. (Flexible Earn).

6. Terms Used

DEPOSIT APY. Annual Percentage Yield (APY) is the estimated yearly yield for tokens deposited

USDT. Tether (USDT), a crypto currency.

ETH. Ether (ETH), a crypto currency.

7. Our Rights: 

We expressly reserve the right to and at any time, without liability to you to:

  1. refuse your request to partake in the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program;
  2. Reserve the right to change the duration of theSwitching Bonus For ETH & USDT program at any time
  3. change the eligibility criteria for registration or use of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program at any time;
  4. close, suspend, limit, restrict or terminate your access to the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT rewards program; or
  5. change, update, remove, cancel, suspend, disable or discontinue any features, component, content, incentive or referral plan of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program; provided, however, that we may not change the interest rate, end date or any other terms that impact your interest earnings during the current term of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program you partake in.

8. Taxes

You are responsible for your own tax obligation regarding your use of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program. It is your responsibility to determine what kind of filing or reporting is required of you by the competent tax authority, which taxes and to what extent you are obliged to pay and which tax exemptions you are eligible to. hi shall not be required to compensate you for your tax obligation or advise you in relation to your tax issues. Notwithstanding the foregoing, hi will make any tax withholdings or filings that we are required to make by applicable law.

9. Restricted activities

You shall use the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program and our services in good faith and in accordance with these Terms. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree that you shall not: 

(i) violate or breach any terms in theseSwitching Bonus For ETH & USDT programT&Cs, the applicable Privacy Notice or Cookies Policy or any applicable laws and regulations in any jurisdiction; 

(ii) provide false, inaccurate, incomplete, out-of-date or misleading information; 

(iii) commit, conduct or perform any misrepresentation, fraud, malicious act or criminal activities; (iv) interfere, intercept, or expropriate our network, system, data, or information; 

(v) transmit or upload any virus, or other malicious software or program; 

(vi) attempt to gain unauthorized access to other users' accounts, website, network or systems relating to our services; 

(vii) decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program or any of our programme, system or product, or in any way infringe our intellectual properties rights; 

(viii) cause or launch any programs or scripts for the purpose of scraping, indexing, surveying, or otherwise data mining any portion of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program or any of our programme, system or product; or unduly burdening or hindering the operation and/or functionality of any aspect of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program..

10. Risk

Legal and Regulatory: The regulatory status of Digital Assets is currently unsettled, varies among jurisdictions and subject to significant uncertainty. It is possible that in the future, certain laws, regulations, policies or rules relating to Digital Assets, blockchain technology, or blockchain applications may be implemented, which would directly or indirectly affect or restrict the services we provide to you.

YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR DETERMINING WHETHER THE SWITCHING BONUS FOR ETH & USDT PROGRAM OR ANY OF OUR SERVICES IS LEGAL IN YOUR JURISDICTION AND YOU SHALL NOT USE THE SWITCHING BONUS FOR ETH & USDT PROGRAM OR ANY OF OUR SERVICES SHOULD SUCH USE BE ILLEGAL IN YOUR JURISDICTION. IF YOU ARE UNCERTAIN, PLEASE SEEK INDEPENDENT LEGAL ADVICE.

We may be forced to suspend or discontinue or to change aspects of the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program or any of our services in any jurisdictions if demanded by the regulators without notice and for whatever reason. In such instance, Digital Assets in your Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program Account may be frozen for an indefinite period of time until the matter is resolved.

Theft, Hacking and Cyber Attack: Digital Assets may be subject to expropriation, theft and/or fraud; hackers or other malicious groups or organizations may attempt to interfere with our system/network in various ways, including malware attacks, denial of service attacks, consensus-based attacks, Sybil attacks, smurfing, and spoofing which may result in the loss of your Digital Assets, or the loss of your ability to access or control your Digital Assets. In such event, there may be no remedy, and holders of Digital Assets are not guaranteed any remedy, refund, or compensation. It is your responsibility to take precautions to ensure that your use and

access to the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT programAccount and the hi Platform are free from viruses and other items of a

destructive nature.

Source Code Weakness: There is a risk that the hi Platform or any of our products may unintentionally include weaknesses or bugs in the source code which may adversely affect the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program.

Tax: The uncertainty in tax legislation relating to Digital Assets may expose you to any currently unknown or future tax consequences, associated with your holding of Digital Assets and the use of our service.

Insurance: The Digital Assets held in your account including your Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT programare not protected by any government-backed insurance scheme, including without limitation the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) or the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC).

Force Majeure: hi shall not be liable for any delay, error, interruption or failure to perform any obligation under this Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT programT&Cs where the delay or failure is directly or indirectly resulting from any cause beyond our control, including but not limited to (i) acts of God, nature, court or government; (ii) failure or interruption in public or private telecommunication networks, communication channels or information systems; (iii) acts or omissions of acts of a party for whom we are not responsible; (iv) delay, failure or interruption in, or unavailability of, third party services and sites; (v) strikes, lockouts, labour disputes, wars, terrorist acts and riots; and (vi) viruses, malwares, other malicious computer codes or the hacking of any part of the hi hi Platform Services or the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program.

The risks and considerations set out in these Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT programT&Cs are provided as general

information only. You understand and agree that you use the hi Platform and the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT at

your own risk. This section is not exhaustive and does not disclose all the risks

associated with Digital Assets and the use of our services. You should, therefore,

carefully consider whether such use is suitable for you in light of your circumstances and financial resources and should consult your own financial, legal or any other advisers.

11. Disputes and Governing Law:

By participating in the program, each entrant agrees that to the extent permitted by applicable law: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action that cannot be resolved between entrant and any releasee arising out of or connected with the program, or any prize awarded, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards will be limited to actual third-party, out-of-pocket costs incurred, (if any), not to exceed ten dollars ($10.00), but in no event will attorneys’ fees be awarded or recoverable; (3) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby knowingly and expressly waives all rights to seek, punitive, incidental, consequential or special damages, lost profits and/or any other damages, other than actual out-of-pocket expenses not to exceed ten dollars ($10.00), and/or any rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased; and (4) entrant’s remedies are limited to a claim for money damages (if any) and entrant irrevocably waives any right to seek injunctive or equitable relief.

These official rules shall be governed by the laws of Singapore. Any dispute, controversy, difference or claim arising out of or relating to this Memorandum, including the existence, validity, interpretation, performance, breach or termination thereof or any dispute regarding non-contractual obligations arising out of or relating to it shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration administered by the Singapore International Arbitration Centre under the Singapore International Arbitration Centre Administered Arbitration rules in force when the Notice of Arbitration is submitted. The seat of arbitration shall be Singapore. The number of arbitrators shall be one. The arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in English.

12. General rules: 

Notice: Any notice required or made under these Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs by us to you may be provided through: (i) posting a notice on our website (hi) or hi Platform; or (ii) sending an email to your registered email address. Notices provided through posting on our website or app shall become effective upon posting; and notices we sent by email shall become effective upon sending the email.

Any notice required or made under these Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs by you to us shall only be made through email in English language. We will accommodate another language if requested by you in writing following receipt of such notice when required by applicable law.

Entire Agreement: This Agreement (together with the Privacy Notice and Cookie Policy) represents the entire agreement between you and us in relation to the use of the services provided by the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program. This Agreement supersedes all prior representations, understandings, agreements, or communications between you and us, whether written or verbal, including any statements published in our whitepaper, regarding the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program.

Your use of other features of the hi Platform shall be governed by the hi Platform T&Cs.

Severability: The invalidity of the whole or part of any provision of these Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs shall not affect the validity of the whole or part of any other provision of this Agreement, the remaining portions of these Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs shall remain in full force and effect.

Waiver: The failure by us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs shall not constitute a present or future waiver of such right or provision.

Amendments: These Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs (including fees and charges, if any) may be updated or amended from time to time. We will post any such updates on the hi hi Platform or website (hi). Such updated terms as posted will take effect immediately unless otherwise indicated. You should regularly check the hi hi Platform and website to inform yourself of any such changes. By continuing to use the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program after any such changes have taken effect, you are indicating your acceptance of the updated or amended Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs. If you do not wish to be bound by any changes or amendments to the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs, you should stop using the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT immediately.

Relationship: By providing the Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program service to you does not make us your trustee or investment adviser and no fiduciary relationship exists between us. We have no trust or other obligations in respect of your crypto assets other than those expressly specified in these Switching Bonus For ETH & USDT program T&Cs.

Third Parties Rights: Other than the Affiliates of hi, a person who is not a party to this Agreement shall have no right under this Agreement.

Transfer and Assignment: You shall not assign, delegate or transfer any rights or obligations under this Agreement, without our prior written consent. Any such assignment, delegation or transfer made without our consent shall be void and invalid. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to assign, delegate or transfer this Agreement and the rights and obligations hereunder to any third party at any time without your notice or consent..

NOTICE: Cryptocurrencies, virtual currencies, and other digital assets are NOT bank deposits, are NOT legal tender, are NOT backed by the government, and accounts and value balances are NOT subject to Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation, or Securities Investor or any other governmental or government-backed Protection Corporation protections. Legislative and regulatory changes or actions at the State, Federal, or international level may adversely affect the use, transfer, exchange, and value of cryptocurrencies, virtual currencies or other digital assets.