Privacy Policy

This privacy policy (the “Policy”) describes the data processing practices that apply to this website operated by Equatex AG, a Swiss company with its registered domicile at Vulkanstrasse 106, 8048 Zurich, Switzerland (“we” or “us”). When we refer in this Policy to the “processing” of data, we mean any handling of personal data, for example, collecting, management, storing, using, transferring disclosing, deleting, accessing, etc.

 

How We Process Data

When you visit our website, we process usage data about your use of our websites such as how many users arrive at the website, the length and frequency of stays at our websites, the types of browsers and computer operating systems used by our users and Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses from which our users connect to our site (meaning the address that identifies the device you use to connect to our site). We process this data to manage, improve and analyse the Internet traffic on our website and to respond to internet threats such as hacker or denial of service attacks.

 

How we Share Data

We may share your data with other members of the Equatex group of companies for the purposes stated in this Policy and with third party service providers for obtaining professional, technical or organizational services that are functional to the managing of our websites.

 

Your data may also be shared by us if we consider it necessary or appropriate to do so in order to comply with any applicable laws and regulations, in case of judicial proceedings, request by competent courts and authorities or other legal obligation, to protect or to defend our rights and property.

 

How We Use Cookies

In addition to processing data collected during your session on our website, we may place a cookie on your computer or your mobile device. A cookie is a small computer file that our computer sends to your computer or mobile device and that your computer or mobile device sends back to us each time you use our website. Cookies help us recognize you when you visit our websites again. We use cookies to personalize and improve your individual viewing experiences on our websites. For example, we use cookies to keep track of your use of our website such as preferred country and language settings. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can instruct your browser, by editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or prompt you before accepting a cookie from the sites you visit. You may also delete any cookies from your computer or mobile device by using the relevant functionality of your browser. If you decide not to accept our cookies, you will not be able to benefit from some features designed to enhance your experience at our website.

 

How We Protect Data

We maintain technical and organizational security procedures to maintain the security of your data and to safeguard your Data against unauthorized or unlawful processing and/or against accidental loss, alteration, disclosure or access. Our security procedures include contractual terms with any service providers to ensure that they protect the security and confidentiality of your data in accordance with our standards. However, please be aware that there are inherent risks in transmitting information by use of the Internet and other online or electronic transmission systems and that we cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted in this way.

 

How We Notify Changes to Our Policy

We may change this Policy from time to time. If we decide to change this Policy in a material way, we will post notice of the change on our websites. If any proposed change is unacceptable to you, you may request to that we remove your data from our records.

 

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about (a) access to your data, (b) the processing of your data, (c) this Policy or (d) our information handling practices, or if you need further assistance with respect to our Policy, you may contact us by email as follows: mbx-participant-services@equatex.com. We will attempt to respond to your questions or concerns in due course.

 

Last updated: August 2014.