Please read carefully before accepting this Agreement.
Please take a moment to read and acknowledge your understanding and acceptance of the Federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (E-Sign)
Under the Federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, before we may accept your account agreement and related documents electronically, we must provide you with the following information and you must affirmatively agree and not withdraw such agreement.
By electronically signing our account agreement and related documents, you acknowledge receipt of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s required risk disclosures and other documents contained as part of our electronic account package and you agree to be bound by their terms and conditions. In addition, by signing our account agreement and related documents, you are consenting to our maintaining and your receiving electronic records of your trades and accounts. You may withdraw your consent to such electronic records by notifying us in writing or by e-mail, at any time, after which you only will receive paper records. However, please be advised that should you withdraw your consent to receive records electronically and receive paper records of your transactions, you may be charged a fee.
There are no special hardware or software requirements for access to or retention of your electronic records at this time other than having access to the internet, and registering for your unique and secure user name and password (to print copies of the records, you may need a program to read documents in “PDF” format). Should any technological change or upgrade be made that will affect your ability to access your records and accounts, we will notify you and remind you of (A) your right to withdraw your consent to receive electronic records and to receive paper records instead, and (B) any fee we may charge you to receive paper records.
You acknowledge that by registering on this website (portal.chshedging.com) and by your electronic signature, you understand and accept that you will be performing electronic transactions and all such transactions shall be subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations pertaining to such transactions along with other requirements that are stated on the portal.chshedging.com website (the “Website Requirements”). Any violation of any of the applicable laws, rules, regulations and/or the Website Requirements shall be grounds for termination by CHS Hedging, LLC, at its option, of your right to conduct any further transactions on the website.
By typing my signature below and submitting it to CHS Hedging, LLC by the internet, I acknowledge that I have read and understood the foregoing Agreement, that I intend to rely upon it, and that I intend to be bound thereby. I understand and agree that my electronic signature is the equivalent of a manual signature and that CHS Hedging, LLC may rely on it as such. I further agree to advise CHS Hedging, LLC of any change in my electronic (email) address, or of my withdrawal of consent to this agreement and the address to which paper documents should be mailed.