Comments in FORUM/SITE

These rules describe the community practices of Proshare Nigeria Limited. Registration for our website forums, blogs and social media linkages is free, but we do expect you to observe our usage terms and conditions, which are intended to make your use of this website professional and informative. Please read them carefully. If you post comments on our Discussion Forums/Site you are agreeing to adhere to these terms; and it applies every time you post a comment.

You are responsible for keeping your passwords and usernames safe and if a posting is made using your name and password it will be considered to have been posted by you.

You agree that you will not post any messages on any of our Discussion Forums/Site/News Post that is either unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libellous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another's privacy, sexually explicit, pornographic or otherwise breaches the terms stated here and/or the subscriber agreement, terms & conditions of the website, and privacy policies

We want to encourage creative, original and thought-provoking discussions. The comments in our forums, blogs and news posts are not to be used as a free platform for the following:

  • Personal attacks on others, to make disparaging remarks about any person or entity.
  • Interfere with anyone else's use and enjoyment of the website.
  • Content which abuses, threatens, promotes, or instigates physical harm or death to others, or yourself;
  • Victimise, harass, degrade or intimidate an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, class, education, ethnicity, age, or disability.
  • Infringe on any patent, trademark, copyright, right of publicity, or other intellectual property right of any party.
  • Contains software viruses' computer codes, files or programs to disrupt, damage, or limit the functioning of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any data or other information of any third party.
  • Impersonate any person or entity, including any of our employees or representatives.
  • Disrupt normal flow of dialogue.
  • Contain non related comments to the topic, subject or news under discussion.
  • Discussion is not acceptable in any other language except English, and must not be in a manner deemed inappropriate by ourselves.
  • You agree you will never intentionally create market abuse by making false, misleading statements relating to investment prices and performances. Market abuse is an offence which could lead to fines or imprisonment.
  • You agree that you will not post, either intentionally or otherwise, any material that could have the effect of manipulating the market value of any investment. You must not offer to buy or sell any investment or product or use the discussion boards to advertise any product or service.
  • You agree that you will not post information that you know to be confidential or sensitive or otherwise in breach of the law. You should only post material that you know to be public knowledge. If you have any doubts do not post it on the site.
  • You will not retaliate to offensive posts. This causes problems for other users. You must report such messages to us and we will fully investigate every report we receive.

If you see or receive any communication in our website that does not comply with these Terms or that you consider is inappropriate, please report this immediately to We do not monitor the comments nor do we exercise any form of editorial control or censorship of any message on our news posts, forums and blogs but will act once such is noticed or brought to our attention.

Never attempt to gain unauthorized access to any area of the Discussion Forums/Site. This is known as hacking and it is illegal.

You must not create multiple identities, this is strictly prohibited. Any user found to have multiple identities will be removed from our website permanently.

Remember, the details you supply and all messages are recorded and kept, including your originating IP address and this information may have to be disclosed to any regulatory or criminal authority or third party, and law enforcement agencies will be able to trace your activity to a specific machine, whether or not you use a fake or real name or email address.

You expressly understand and agree that neither Proshare Nigeria Limited nor its affiliates will accept any responsibility for information posted on the website or any investment decisions made based on any information posted on the website. You further understand that we make no warranties in respect of, nor do we guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of any content posted.

If we receive notice that any posting or your intended use of the Discussion Forums/Site is not in keeping with these Terms, Proshare Nigeria Limited may remove that posting and/or any other related postings and/or disable your user name and password, permanently or temporarily and take all such steps as may be necessary to protect the company's position.

*Disclaimer: Quotes from the website including comments made thereon may be used in news articles as these are purely for editorial comment.