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Private Policy

CHESAPEAKE INVESTMENT SERVICES, INC. (“Chesapeake”)

 

Chesapeake has always been committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity and security of personal information about our current and prospective customers. We understand that privacy is an important issue for you, and we want you to understand how we work to protect your privacy when we collect information about you.

HOW WE OBTAIN PERSONAL INFORMATION

In providing you with financial products and services, or information about such products and services, Chesapeake may collect public and non-public personal information about you from the following sources:

● your account agreements and other related documents and forms (for example, name, address, social security number, birth date and financial information);
● transactions with or its guaranteeing FCM – Vision Financial Markets (for example, trading with us, history of meeting margin calls, and your use of various products and services that we provide);
● outside entities, including credit reporting agencies, to obtain information (such as verification of identity, credit-worthiness, credit history, purchasing and investment preferences).

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION

It is our policy not to release your personal information except as permitted by law, requested by you or set forth below. Within Chesapeake, we restrict access to your personal information to those who require it to provide products or services to you.
We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information. These safeguards include limiting access to data and periodically testing our security technology.
Within Chesapeake we may share information about you for several reasons, including:

● to assist us in providing services;
● to help design and improve products;
● to offer products and services that may be of interest to you.

In the course of doing business we may share information with third parties, which could include personal information about you. Personal information may be shared with others for the following reasons:

● in response to a subpoena;
● to prevent fraud;
● to comply with inquiries from government agencies or other regulators;
● for other legal purposes.

We also may share personal information:

● with others that service your accounts, or that perform services on our behalf;
● with others with whom we may have joint marketing agreements. These include financial services companies;
● financial services providers, such as introducing brokers, broker/dealers, futures commission merchants, investment companies, investment advisers, commodity trading advisers and commodity pool operators;
● publishers and other direct marketers of products related to the financial services industry, such as newsletter or book publishers and software or trading system developers;
● to other non-affiliated third parties with your consent, at your request or as permitted or required by law.

OPT OUT NOTICE

If you prefer that Chesapeake not disclose non-public personal information about you to non-affiliated third parties, you may opt out of those disclosures. That is, you may direct Chesapeake not to make those disclosures, other than disclosures permitted or required by law. Any customer who decides to opt out of these disclosures to non-affiliated third parties must notify us by sending an e-mail to iinvest@chesapeakeinvestment.com. Chesapeake regularly provides notices to its customers regarding its privacy policy. Chesapeake reserves the right to change this policy, and to apply changes to information previously collected, as permitted by law. If there is any change to this policy, Chesapeake will provide its customers with a revised privacy notice. To obtain further information, please call Chesapeake’s office at (703) 893-8808. Chesapeake’s privacy policy is found on its website and in Vision Financial Market’s account application forms. In addition, Chesapeake mails its privacy policy to existing customers on an annual basis.

TRADING FUTURES AND OPTIONS INVOLVES SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS AND IS NOT SUITABLE FOR ALL INVESTORS. THERE ARE NO GUARANTEES OF PROFIT NO MATTER WHO IS MANAGING YOUR MONEY. PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT NECESSARILY INDICATIVE OF FUTURE RESULTS. THERE IS UNLIMITED RISK OF LOSS IN SELLING OPTIONS. AN INVESTOR MUST READ AND UNDERSTAND THE COMMODITY TRADING ADVISOR'S CURRENT DISCLOSURE DOCUMENT BEFORE INVESTING.