Terms & Conditions
This document/agreement/understanding is an electronic record in terms of Information Technology Act, 2000 and rules and regulations thereunder and is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signatures. This document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 of the Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines) Rules, 2011. The BullSpree Portal is an informational platform which aims to bring awareness among people about financial markets through stock market events and learning modules, and mock stock Learning contests . It boosts financial literacy through gamification whereby, involving considerable skill, judgement and discretion. “The Element of Skill” has a predominant influence on the outcome of the event selected by the User. Success arises out of Users’ exercise of superior knowledge, judgement and attention.
By proceeding to access the BullSpree Portal, register and use the Services, the User hereby confirms to have read and understood the terms hereof, and such access and use by the User is at the User’s own accord with free will and consent. The User declares that the User has not been coerced or put under any pressure or influenced in any manner whatsoever to access the BullSpree Portal, register and use the Services.
If you do not wish to adhere to our T&C or any of our future changes or modifications to our T&C, you may choose to cease the use of our Services and any and all features of our BullSpree Portal alongwith the Services we offer.
The User’s use of the BullSpree Portal shall be
(a) These T & C;
(c) The Service(s) and BullSpree Portal are provided for the User’s personal and non-commercial use only. The User agrees not to reproduce, retransmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, broadcast, perform, make available to third parties or circulate the credentials to access the Portal or any material, content through the BullSpree Portal, or to exploit any content for commercial purposes without the express prior written consent of the Company;
Certain BullSpree Services being provided on the Portal may be subject to additional rules and regulations set down in that respect. To the extent that these T&C are inconsistent with the additional conditions set down, the additional conditions shall prevail.
If any of the T&C are determined to be unlawful, invalid, void or unenforceable for any reason by any judicial or quasi-judicial body of India, it will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining T&C. Our failure or delay to act or exercise any right or remedy with respect to a breach of any of the T&C by you shall not be construed as waiver of our right to act with respect to the said breach or any prior, concurrent, subsequent or similar breaches.
The Event(s) are open for use only to Users
residing in India, except otherwise stated hereinafter.
In the event a User indicates, while entering the User details, that he/she is either a resident of Assam, Odisha, Karnataka, Sikkim, Nagaland, Telangana, Andra Pradesh or Tamil Nadu (“Restricted State”), such User will not be permitted to proceed to sign up for any Learning contests in the paid version of the Event(s).
User or Users who are above the age of 18 years are eligible to use the Services to Compete the Events,. Access to our Services or any part thereof may be restricted by us from time to time in our sole decision. You confirm that you are eligible to use our Services and are not accessing the Services to Compete Events from any Restricted State or outside India.
Only those Users who have successfully registered on the BullSpree Portal as well as registered prior to each events in accordance with the procedure outlined below shall be eligible to participate in the Event(s) and win prizes.
II. Legality of Learning contests of Skill
Learning contests of Skill are legal, as they are excluded from the ambit of Indian Learning legislations including, the Public Gambling Act of 1867. The Indian Supreme Court in its decisions given in ‘State of Andhra Pradesh v/s V.K. Satyanarayana’ (AIR 1968 SC 825) and ‘KR Lakshmanan v/s State of Tamil Nadu’ (AIR 1996 SC 1153) has held that, “a Learning contests in which success depends predominantly upon the superior knowledge, training, attention, experience and adroitness of the player shall be classified as a Learning contests of skill”.
III. Creating a User Account
In order to avail any of the BullSpree Services
through the BullSpree Platforms, the User is required to register on
the BullSpree Portal, which may involve without limitation, setting
up of a profile and providing the following information:
a. Full Name
b. Email ID address.
c. Create a username
d. State of Residence in India
f. Date of Birth
g. Register personal mobile number
h. PAN Card details
i. Bank account details of the User
j. Details of ID issued by government authority
The User acknowledges the above information is provided voluntarily by the User. The User further acknowledges that by seeking the above information, the Company is not violating the privacy of the User. The User confirms that the Portal may use the above information for carrying out KYC of the User as well as for other purposes relate to the Portal.
The User acknowledges that the Company, in its sole and absolute discretion may require the User to generate an One Time Password (“OTP”) and to fill in and submit the same so as to log in his/her User Account or in order to get access to the BullSpree Portal.
The User will be solely responsible to ensure confidentiality of his/her username or account with the Website. By registering, the User hereby grants consent for contacting via telephone or email based on the information furnished by the User either by us, or our Affiliates or third parties nominated in this regard for providing better services or for promotional activities related to the BullSpree Services. The User also agrees that the basic information, personally identifiable information, provided by him/her are true, complete and accurate, and agree not to submit any particulars which are false or any information to which he/she does not have any right or authority to provide. The User is solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of all activities that occur on or through User’s access of the BullSpree Platforms. In order to use and/or register through BullSpree Platforms, the User represents to be 18 (Eighteen) years of age or older.
Further, the Company may also collect from its User the information regarding their employment, profession or status of vocation etc.
IV. Registration for Event(s)
Users are required to accurately provide the
a. Full Name;
b. Mobile number;
c. OTP, as provided to the User sent on his/ her registered mobile.
Participants are also required to confirm that they have read and shall abide by T&C.
If a User chooses a username that, BullSpree considers in his opinion that is obscene, indecent, abusive or that might subject BullSpree to public disparagement or scorn, or a name which is an official team/franchise names and/or name of any celebrity, as the case may be, BullSpree reserves the right, without prior notice to the User, to restrict usage of such names, which in BullSpree’s opinion fall within any of the said categories and/or change such username and intimate the User or delete such username and deny such User to access the Portal.
By Participating in Event(s), each User acknowledges and agrees that he/she is participating in a Learning contests of skill.
The Portal has an in-app closed wallet, wherein a User can deposit real money if required to participate in the Events(s) and can only withdraw his rewards from the wallet beyond a specific threshold.
The Event(s) offered to the User are sectoral
based, e.g. Auto Giants, Pharma Kings, FMCG warriors etc.. Under the
Event(s), the User is required to make the following selection in
the below stated sequence:
a. Select sectors for the Events;
b. Select a team of 10 stocks (4 large cap, 3 Mid cap, 3 Small cap) out of the pool of 50-60 stocks listed in the event(s) and individually select “Play Bullish” or “Play Bearish” for each such stock as selected by the User;
c. Select MM (market mover) and TG (top gainer). This gives the User leverage to Win 2x points and 1.5x points for MM and TG respectively.
After having made the above selection, the User is required to confirm his participation in the event(s) by paying a joining fee (the User can choose the bonus/deposit/rewards money option) and waits for the Learning contests to begin.
The User is given the option of being exposed to different sets of contests with varying joining fees ranging from Spreecoins 2 to Spreecoins 1,00,000 against which the User is given the respective rewards potential.
In order to provide the User with better stock market understanding and knowledge, the Portal incorporates certain informative videos. Robust analytics coverage would be provided to a User to make better choice in stock selection via information provided at stock level from our third party Application Programming Interface wherein information about a particular stock will be visible to the User.
The Events as offered in the Portal are 1 hour, 3 hours, 6 hours, weekly-based and monthly-based event(s). The User can track the performance in the live leader board section once the event gets started. No sooner the Event ends, the User is free to collect the rewards of his/her rewards Transfer of withdrawal money in User’s bank account might take 48-72 hours.
The User’s performance is evaluated basis percentage increase in stock price in actual stock market by using the following formula:
(Event End time price of the Stock – The opening price of Stock) x
(The opening price of the Stock)
Points are awarded to the User based on the basis of formula. In bullish Event, higher points are scored by the User if the percentage change is higher. In bearish event, if the stocks are going up, User gets negative points. The person who captures maximum points in the Event is adjudged as the winner.
The BullSpree Portal charges a commission ranging from 10% - 30% of the total pot size of the event, i.e. total joining fee of the number of players participating in a contest. The Portal also provides the User with a signup bonus and a referral bonus.
Apart from the aforesaid, BullSpree, at its discretion may introduce other Events, including Portfolio based Learning Events and other Learning formats, in which success and rewards of the User may depend on their skill and performance.
VI. User Conduct
By participating in the Event(s), each User
acknowledges and agrees that he/she is participating in a Learning
contests of skill.
After you have registered on our Portal, it is your sole responsibility to make sure that you do not disclose the OTP sent to your registered mobile number from BullSpree Portal to anybody, be it your friends, family members, third party, or anybody whatsoever, then enter the OTP on the BullSpree Portal.. We shall not be responsible if your User account is logged in to or accessed by anybody else by using your OTP.
By registering as a User, the User hereby grants consent for contacting via telephone/ Email ID based on the information furnished by the User either by us, or our Affiliates or third parties nominated in this regard for providing better services or for promotional activities related the BullSpree Services. The User is solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of all activities that occur on or through the User’s access of the BullSpree Portal.
Users agree not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, reverse engineer, grant a security interest in, or otherwise transfer any right to the technology or software underlying the Portal or Services.
Users agree that without Portal’s express written consent, they shall not modify or cause to be modified any files or software that are part of Portal Services.
User agrees to provide true, accurate, current and complete information at the time of registration and at all other times (as required by the Company, through any means).
User further agrees to update their registered information at all times.
A User shall not agree to register or operate more than one User account for accessing the Portal or accessing the Services.
By the use of Services, the User confirms that such use is neither in furtherance of any criminal act nor has the User sourced the Learning made to the Portal out of proceeds of any crime. The User confirms that access of the Portal and use of the Services by the User does not result in violation of any extant laws, including but not limited to laws and regulations relating to Securities and Exchange Board of India. The User confirms that if by use of the Services by the User, the User violates any extant laws or that such use results in violation of any of the extant laws by the User, including but not limited to laws and regulations relating to Securities and Exchange Board of India, the Company or any of its officers, its employees, promoters, etc. shall neither be responsible nor liable for such violation by the Users. Users agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Company, its directors, employees, affiliates and assigns against all costs, damages, loss and harm including towards litigation costs and counsel fees, which may arise as a consequence of such violation.
User agree not to institute, assist or become involved in any type of attack, including without limitation to distribution of a virus, denial of service, or other attempts to disrupt Portal and Services or any other person’s use or enjoyment of Services.
Users consent to receive communications such as announcements, administrative messages and advertisements from the Company and/or of its affiliates, subsidiaries, associates, licensors and partners. User agrees that they can receive all communications from the Company or Portals by marking emails or sending personal messages (“SMS”) on their registered mobile no. from the Company and the Portal as part of their “safe senders” list. The Company shall not be held liable if any Emails/ SMS remain unread by a User as a result of such Email getting delivered to the User’s junk or spam folder.
The User shall continue to logged into the Portals till the time User voluntarily exits/ or logout of the account or by the Company as it deems fit in its sole and absolute discretion. The Company though recommends its Users to exit/ logout of the accounts at the end of every session. The Company shall not be responsible for any loss or damages that may result if the User fails to comply with the requirements.
User agrees not to use cheats, exploits, automation, software, bots, hacks or any device, contraption, contrivance or any unauthorized third party software or designed to modify or interfere with Services and/or the experience of the User or assist in such activity.
User shall not publish any content that is patently false and untrue, and is written or published in any form, with the intent to mislead or harass a person, entity or agency for financial gain or to cause any injury to any person.
Without limiting the foregoing, Users agree not to use Portal for any of the following:
a. To engage in any obscene, offensive, indecent, racial, communal, anti-national, objectionable, defamatory or abusive action or communication;
b. To harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate any legal rights of other individuals;undefined
c. To publish, post, upload, E-mail, distribute, or disseminate (collectively, “Transmit”) any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene indecent, or unlawful content;undefined
d. To transmit files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage or adversely affect the operation of another User’s computer or mobile, Portal, any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment;undefined
e. To advertise, offer or sell any goods or services for any commercial purpose on Portal without express written consent of BullSpree;undefined
f. To download any file, recompile or disassemble or otherwise affect our products that you know or reasonably should know cannot be legally obtained in such manner;undefined
g. To falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or the source of software or other material;undefined
h. To restrict or inhibit any other User from using and enjoying any public area within our sites;undefined
i. To collect or store personal information about other Users;undefined
j. To interfere with or disrupt Portal, servers or networks;undefined
k. To impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a representative of Portal, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent User’s affiliation with a person or entity;undefined
l. To forge headers or manipulate identifiers or other data in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted through Portal or to manipulate User’s presence on Portal;undefined
m. To take any action that imposes an unreasonably or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;undefined
n. To engage in any illegal activities. You agree to use our bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities and/or message or communication facilities (collectively, the “Forums”) only to send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to that particular Forum.undefined
o. To use the Services in violation of any extant laws, including but not limited to laws and regulations relating to Securities and Exchange Board of India.undefined
p. To pay to the Portal proceeds of any crime.undefined
q. To engage in any action that threatens the unity, integrity, defense, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign States, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevent investigation of any offence or is insulting other nation.undefined
Unauthorized access to Portal is a breach of these T&C, and a violation of the law. Users agree not to access Portal by any means other than through the interface that is provided by Portal for use in accessing the Services. Users agree not to use any automated means, including, without limitation, agents, robots, scripts, or spiders, to access, monitor, or copy any part of our sites except those automated means that BullSpree has approved in advance.undefined
Use of Portal is subject to existing laws of India and legal processes. Nothing contained in these T&C shall limit BullSpree’s right to comply with governmental, court, and law-enforcement requests or requirements relating to Users’ use of Portal and Services.undefined
VII. Learning Termsundefined
In respect of
any transaction entered into on the Portal, including making a Learning
to participate in the paid version of Event(s), Users agree to be bound
by the following Learning terms:undefined
a. The Portal reserves the right to charge a joining fee, which would be specified and notified by BullSpree on the Event page, being provided by the Portal, prior to User’s joining of such Events. The Joining fee will be debited from User’s in-app closed wallet.undefined
b. All Cash Bonus credited in the User account shall be valid for 14 days from the date of credit. The unutilized Cash Bonus shall expire at the end of 14 days from the date of credit.undefined
c. Users agree that once they confirm a transaction on Portal, they shall be bound by and make Learning for that transaction.undefined
d. A transaction once confirmed is final and no cancellation is permissible. BullSpree may, in certain exceptional circumstances and at its sole and absolute discretion, refund the amount to the User after deducting applicable cancellation charges and taxes. At the time of the transaction, Users may also be required to take note of certain additional terms and conditions and such additional terms and conditions shall also govern the transaction.undefined
e. Users shall not use the proceeds of any crime for making Learning to the Portal.undefined
VIII. Breach and Consequences by a Userundefined
The User hereby agrees to abide
the Portal and Services. In the event User does not abide by these T&C
at its sole and absolute discretion take necessary remedial action
including but not limited to:undefined
a. Restrict, suspend, or terminate any User’s access to all or any part of the Portal and/or Services.undefined
b. Change, suspend, or discontinue all or any part of the Portal and/or Services.undefined
c. Reject, move, or remove any material that may be submitted by a User.undefined
d. Move or remove any content that is available on Portal.undefined
e. Deactivate or delete a User’s account and all related information and files on the respective account.undefined
f. Establish codes or give directions as to general practices and limits concerning use of Portal.undefined
g. Refrain from awarding any prize(s) to a User.undefined
h. Offer discounts to all or any of its Users in the form or forms it deems fit .undefined
i. All such discounts shall be credited in a separate account..undefined
j. Revise or make additions and/or deletions to the roster of stocks available for selection in a Contest on account of revisions to the roster of stocks listed at a particular stock exchange.undefined
k. Assign its rights and liabilities to all User accounts hereunder to any entity (post such assignment intimation of such assignment shall be sent to all Users to their registered email ids).undefined
In the event any User breaches, or the Company reasonably believes that such User has breached these T&C, or has illegally or improperly used BullSpree Platforms or BullSpree Services, the Company may, at its sole and absolute discretion, and without any notice to the User, restrict, suspend or terminate such User's access to all or any part of BullSpree Services or the BullSpree Platforms, deactivate or delete the User's account and all related information on the account, delete any content posted by the User on BullSpree Platforms and further, take technical and legal steps as it deems necessary.undefined