Trading Places

Terms & Conditions

Welcome to the Trading Places Portfolio Competition ("Competition").

BlueLake Partners is the headline sponsor of the Competition, which is run on the TradingPlaces website ("TradingPlaces"). Before participating in the Competition you should read the Terms & Conditions, Disclaimer, Privacy Statement & Rules in their entirety.By completing the registration form, you unconditionally agree to all of the official Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement, Disclaimer and Rules. Additionally, you accept that any and all of BlueLake Partner's decisions with regards to the Competition as final and binding.

Accuracy of Information

The information published on TradingPlaces (the "Content") is supplied by sources believed to be reliable. However, TradingPlaces does not warrant that the Content is accurate, complete or current. The Content is for general information purposes only and is not intended as investment advice and you must not rely on it as such. It is important that you also read our Content Disclaimer which forms part of these Terms & Conditions.

Use of TradingPlaces

You may use TradingPlaces for your own private use but not for commercial or professional purposes. You may retrieve and display the Content on a computer or mobile phone screen, store pages in electronic form on disk or your mobile telephone, and print individual pages on paper.

Restrictions on Use

You must not:
otherwise reproduce, modify, or use the Content without obtaining TradingPlaces prior written permission. In particular, but without limiting the general applicability of this restriction, this includes storing Content on a storage device that is connected to a network; redistributing any of the Content; creating a database by storing or downloading Content and removing any copyright or trademark notices from copies of the Content made otherwise in accordance with these Terms & Conditions;
restrict or inhibit any other user from using or enjoying TradingPlaces facilities;
post or transmit any pyramid schemes, solicitations, chain letters, investment opportunities or schemes or other unsolicited commercial messages or advertisements or engage in spamming or flooding;
post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, racist or indecent information or any other material of a similar nature, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law.

Links to TradingPlaces

You may link to TradingPlaces provided that you do not:
imply you or your web site are endorsed by TradingPlaces;
cause a frame, browser or other border to be created around the Content;
link from a website that is offensive or distasteful;
misrepresent any relationship with TradingPlaces or provide any untrue information about TradingPlaces.

Links to other Sites

TradingPlaces may contain links to other third party websites. These sites are not owned or controlled by TradingPlaces and as such we make no representations, warranties or endorsements of such websites. Accessing linked websites is entirely at your own risk.

TradingPlaces also contains third party advertisements that contain links or which include referral buttons to websites operated by third parties. All third party advertising (including referral buttons and links) is paid for by the relevant third party advertiser and are not recommendations or endorsements by TradingPlaces.

Advertisements may contain representations or offers by the third party advertisers which you can accept by linking to the advertiser`s website and completing the relevant transaction. These offers are not made by TradingPlaces and the third party advertiser is solely responsible to you for the delivery of any goods or services you purchase on the third party website. Third party advertised product prices are also the responsibility of the advertiser and may be subject to change without notice.

Ownership, Copyright and Trademarks

All Content is owned by and is copyright of Trading Places Global Pty Limited ("Trading Places Global") or its licensors. Any request to distribute or publish the Content should be addressed to the webmaster.

"TradingPlaces" and the "Competition" are trademark applications of Trading Places Global and you may not use any trademark without the written permission of the owner. Other names and logos displayed on TradingPlaces may be trademarks of third parties and may only be used with their permission.

Competition Eligibility

The Competition is open to all students studying at Australian universities. University staff are not eligible to enter the competition, unless they meet the condition that they are a student studying at an Australian university.

Involvement of professors, university staff, other third parties

Entries must be the participants own original work. Fraud, copying, professional tuition is not allowed. Unauthorized or excessive assistance will lead to disqualification.

Registration and Security

In registering for the Competition, you agree to accept the Terms & Conditions, Disclaimer, Privacy Statement & Rules.

In registering for the Competition, you agree to provide accurate, current and complete information as prompted. You must notify TradingPlaces by emailing the webmaster of any change in your email address or other details previously supplied.

You are responsible for protecting the security of your user name and password. Your password must not be made available to anyone else. TradingPlaces will take reasonable steps to ensure your registration details are used only in accordance with our Privacy Statement.

Proof of eligibility and data provided in registration form

BlueLake Partners reserves the right to check the validity of the registration information submitted by participants at any stage during the competition, and to ask for proof of data cited by students such as identification documents, student cards or academic transcripts. BlueLake Partners also reserves the right to refuse participation, or to disqualify, at any time during the Competition, participants who have submitted incorrect or misleading information. Participants will have no recourse against disqualification decisions.

Competitions and Prizes

Participation in the Competition and award of prizes is subject to the additional Disclaimer, Privacy Statement & Rules in their entirety notified on TradingPlaces.

Judging criteria and judging panel

BlueLake Partners reserves the right to make the final decision on the Competition winners at any stage of the Competition.


BlueLake Partners may, at its sole discretion, disqualify a participant in the event that there is disregard for these official Terms and Conditions, Disclaimer and Rules, or acts in any unsporting or disruptive manner.

Personal information

BlueLake Partners will not share the registration information submitted by the participant with any third party and will only use the data internally. Participants have the right to consult and verify their personal information. Please refer to the Privacy Statement .on TradingPlaces.


TradingPlaces policy is to continually review and improve its website and therefore reserves the right to make changes to any part of this website without notice to you.

The laws of New South Wales govern these Terms & Conditions and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of its Courts.

These Terms & Conditions comprise the entire agreement between you and TradingPlaces in relation to this website. If any provision of Terms & Conditions is found to be invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction then such invalidity or unenforceability will not affect the remainder of the Terms & Conditions which will continue in full force and effect.

Limitation of Liability

Please read the Terms & Conditions, Disclaimer ,Privacy Statement & Rules in their entirety. By registering for the competition you agree to accept the Terms & Conditions, Disclaimer, Privacy Statement & Rules