Privacy Policy

This is the Privacy Policy of www.haobtc.com which is operated by Beijing Inevitability Technologies Ltd. (北京必然如此网络技术有限公司, hereinafter and collectively with the website, “HaoBTC”).  Please read this Privacy Policy carefully and confirm your consent to it before you become a user of HaoBTC.  HaoBTC takes great care of its users’ private information; nevertheless, as part of daily operations of HaoBTC’s service, HaoBTC may collect, utilize and (in certain occasions) disclose your information to third parties.  This Privacy Policy is an appendix of the HaoBTC Service Agreement which will take effect immediately after you registration and bind both you and HaoBTC.

A. Restrictions on User's identity

Only the individual and enterprise with full capacity for civil conduct may register on HaoBTC and use the services provided by HaoBTC.  Minor, person without capacity for civil conduct, or person limited in disposing capacity shall not submit registration application to HaoBTC.

B. Information

The main purpose of HaoBTC collecting your personal information is to provide a smooth, effective and tailor-made trading experience.  HaoBTC only collects your information that it deems necessary for providing foresaid service and experience to you.  You fully understand and agree that, HaoBTC may collect your personal information, among other methods, through the methods below: besides the information provided by you directly, HaoBTC may collect additional information from the public or private sources.  Furthermore, HaoBTC may double check information provided by you via telephone or video call, to know you better, provide unique service, dispute resolution route and ensure the safety of your transaction on HaoBTC.

HaoBTC may collect your personal information including without limitation to:

  1. the information you provide in registration process, including without limitation to ID, photo, username, password, bank account linked to username;

  1. personal information you provide or disclose to third party through HaoBTC;

  1. the time-point you login, the time span you use HaoBTC, transaction records, system logs and behavior data;

  1. brand, model, IP address and software versions of the computer and/or mobile devices you use to login and use HaoBTC;

  1. your other personal information or privacy automatically collected by cookies or other methods. You may modify the web browser settings to refuse cookies, then you may not experience HaoBTC’s services completely;

  1. when you login or use HaoBTC’s services through mobile devices with location function, HaoBTC may collect your geological location via GPS or WIFI. You can shut down this function in settings of mobile devices;

  1. when you login HaoBTC through link on third party platform (such as WeChat), HaoBTC may collect your personal information stored in such third party platform; and

  1. other information provided or disclosed to HaoBTC for utilizing the functions of HaoBTC.

HaoBTC will track the above personal information automatically according to your behaviour in HaoBTC.  HaoBTC will use the above information to process internal research on the user’s population statistics, interests and behavior, to know you better and provide better services to you and other users.

If you deliver personal communication information (text messages, emails or letters) to HaoBTC, or if other user or third party delivers your activity or login communication information in HaoBTC, HaoBTC can collect such data in your profile. 

C. Utilization of Your Information

HaoBTC takes great care of its users’ private information.  HaoBTC will adopt security technologies and program storage to protect user’s information and prevent the unauthorized visit, utilize copy or disclose.  HaoBTC will not maliciously disclose your personal information to make profits.  Nevertheless, you agree and authorize HaoBTC to use or disclose your personal information in the scope below:

  1. HaoBTC may use your personal information to settle or mediate dispute, to ensure the safety of your transactions and implement the Terms of Use of HaoBTC. HaoBTC may investigate several users to identify the problem or settle dispute, especially HaoBTC may investigate your information to distinguish one user using different user names.  To avoid fraud, illegal or other crime activities and protect HaoBTC, HaoBTC is entitled to evaluate your personal information through manual or automatic procedure.

  1. HaoBTC may use your personal information to improve its marketing and sale promotion work, analyze website usage, refine the contents and product promotion forms of HaoBTC, and ensure the website’s contents, designs and services of HaoBTC meet the user’s requirements better.

  1. HaoBTC may use your information and liaise with you (in certain occasions) delivering information you may be interested in, such as targeted advertising, administrative notifications, products and newsletters of your usage of HaoBTC.  Your acceptance to the Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy shall be deemed as your express consent to receiving such information.

  1. You may authorize HaoBTC to assist you modifying the personal information you fill in HaoBTC.  If you break the Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy, or any other rules of HaoBTC or laws applicable, after notification via email, telephone or text-message, HaoBTC is entitled to delete your personal information from HaoBTC’s database, close your user account or restrict your usage of HaoBTC.

D. Disclosure of Your Information

HaoBTC adopts industry standard practices to protect your personal information.  Nonetheless, subject to technical restrictions and force majure, HaoBTC may not be able to ensure your personal communication messages or information may not be disclosed through methods unlisted in this Privacy Policy.  For such unexpected disclosure, HaoBTC will not assume any liability.

Upon the requirements of the applicable laws and regulatory, HaoBTC’s risk control policy, and any other agreements, HaoBTC is entitled to provide your personal information to judicial authorities and other governmental departments, social organizations or groups, or other third party service or cooperation institutions at its sole discretion.  If you do not perform your obligations under the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, or other rules of HaoBTC, and the laws, HaoBTC may disclose your personal information at its sole discretion or by the application of other users related to the transaction you are involved in, and evaluate your credit.

E. Usage of the Other Users' Information

Conducting transactions in HaoBTC, you shall not require HaoBTC to provide the other user's personal information, unless:

  1. you sued the other User for his/her event of default in HaoBTC, and the judiciary court requests HaoBTC to provide judicatory aid;

  1. HaoBTC’s business license is revoked, or HaoBTC is under dissolution, liquidation, declaration of bankruptcy process which may impact the exercise of your rights.

F. E-mail

When you use HaoBTC’s services, we may use your personal information to send e-mails, news or notifications to your device.  If you intend to refuse such information, you can cancel subscription on the device according to HaoBTC’s instructions.

HaoBTC, if necessary (i.e., service suspension for system maintenance), may send announcements regarding the service.  You may be unable to cancel such announcements regarding the service. 

You shall not use the services or other email-forwarding service to send spam or other contents which may impact HaoBTC’s system operation or breach HaoBTC's Terms of Use or Privacy Policy.

G. Security of the Password

You shall take responsibility for all actions taken under your user name and password. HaoBTC recommends that you shall not disclose your user name or password to any third party.

H. Modification of Rules

HaoBTC may modify the Privacy Policy from time to time according to your suggestions and the needs of HaoBTC, to reflect HaoBTC's information collection and disclosure rules accurately.  Any amendment shall come into force upon publication automatically or in the date specified in its terms.  Your continues usage of HaoBTC’s service shall be deemed as your express consent to the amended Privacy Policy.

I. Governing Law; Dispute Resolution

This Privacy Policy shall be governed in all respects by and construed in accordance with the laws of the PRC. Any disputes arising out of or in connection to the interpretations of this Privacy Policy or related to the user shall be submitted to the competent PRC court where Beijing Inevitability Technologies Ltd. located.

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