International Financial Data Services Ltd collects information from visitors who access the various parts of our website. We do not share this information with third parties. However, we may disclose personal information collected if we have received your permission beforehand or in very special circumstances, such as when we believe that law requires such disclosure. We do not use information gathered in any marketing or sales promotions.
We preserve the content of your email, your email address, and our response so that we may better serve you. Depending on the content of your email, we may be required by existing laws and regulations to keep this information.
Personal identification information
We may collect personal identification information from you in a variety of ways in connection with activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. You may visit our site anonymously. We will collect your personal identification information only if you voluntarily submit such information to us. You can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent you from engaging in certain site related activities.
Non-personal identification information
We may collect non-personal identification information whenever you interact with our site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about your means of connection to our site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider's utilized and other similar information.
Web browser cookies
By using the International Financial Data Services website you agree to us storing cookies on your system.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|HitsLink||_Support_Check||Checks if User browser supports cookies|
|Google Analytics||_utma||Identifies unique visitors|
|Google Analytics||_utmb||Takes a time stamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor
enters the site
|Google Analytics||_utmc||Takes a time stamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor
leaves the site
|Google Analytics||_utmz||Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine
was used, what link was used, what keyboard was used and
where the user was in the world when they accessed the site
|Java||JESSIONID||Fallback for when cookies are unsupported to make sure the
page functions correctly
Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
How we use collected information
International Financial collects and uses your personal information for the following purposes:
- To improve our Site - We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you
- To send periodic emails - The email address you provide will only be used to respond to your inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
How we protect your information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.
Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and the User (you) happens over an SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.
Sharing your personal information
We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding your visit with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.
Third party websites
You may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.
Permission to Print and Copy
Permission to print and copy documents or graphics from this Site is granted for personal and non commercial use only and is expressly conditional upon your agreement that all prints or copies shall contain or refer to the copyright or proprietary notices in the International Financial web site. The format and contents of the information shall not be altered in any way, and you will indemnify International Financial for damages and expenses, including attorneys' fees, it incurs related to your use of such materials and your breach of these requirements. No permission is granted to print and copy documents created by parties other than International Financial and appearing on this Web site, unless so indicated and subject to the restrictions indicated.
Warranty Disclaimer and Exclusion
International Financial makes no representations and hereby disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, as to the timeliness, accuracy, completeness or suitability for any purpose of the information contained in the documents and related graphics published by International Financial, its web site or elsewhere on the Internet. The International Financial web site and all such information are provided as is, as available. The information on the web site shall not constitute any representation, warranty, or other commitment by International Financial or any of its affiliates with respect to any of the products or services described.
Exclusion of Damages
In no event shall International Financial be liable for any damages whatsoever, whether actual, special, incidental, direct, indirect, punitive, exemplary or consequential arising out of the use of the web site or any of the information or materials contained therein or accessible there from, including without limitation loss of profits or data, or the risks of the stock market.
Should any user of the web site or viewer of documents or graphics copied or printed there from communicate with International Financial about the web site, or the documents, graphics or information contained therein, International Financial shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such communication, which shall be deemed non-confidential, and International Financial shall be free to use and distribute the information contained in such communication for any purpose whatsoever, unless International Financial and the party responding otherwise agree in writing.
Unless otherwise stated, copyrights and all similar rights in all material presented on the International Financial web site, including graphical images, are owned by International Financial. Publication of materials on the web site does not constitute the placing of such materials in the public domain.
Trademarks & Service Marks
No license, assignment, or permission is granted herein, expressly, implicitly, or otherwise to use any trade name, trademark or service mark of International Financial or of any other party.
References on this web site, or links to or from this web site to mutual funds/variable annuities, financial advisors, or any other entity which may offer securities or other investments for sale do not constitute any offer to sell any such securities or investments, nor do such links constitute any endorsement, referral or other recommendation of any kind.
Your acceptance of these terms
By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
International Financial Data Services UK Ltd.
St Nicholas Lane
Essex, SS15 5FS
Tel: 0870 887 2222
This document was last updated on May 23, 2012