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Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. PIMFA have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
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PIMFA emails and any attachments on such emails are confidential and may contain legally privileged information. If you are not the intended recipient of the email message, please telephone or email us immediately, delete the message from your system and do not read, copy, distribute, disclose or otherwise use the email message and any attachments.
Although the PIMFA believes its email and any attachments to be free of any virus or other defects which may affect your computer, it is the responsibility of the recipient to ensure that it is virus free and PIMFA does not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage arising in any way from its use. Finally, you should be aware that the PIMFA reserves the right and intends to intercept and monitor incoming and outgoing email correspondence, so you should not expect any email communications to be private in nature.
1.1 PIMFA (“we/our/us”) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Policy sets out the basis upon which the personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us will be processed by us.
1.2 For the purpose of the Data Protection legislation, the data controller is The Personal Investment Management & Financial Advice Association of 22 City Road, Finsbury Square London EC1Y 2AJ. Our nominated representative for the purpose of this legislation is firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU
2.1We may collect and process the following data about you:
2.1.1 Information that you provide by filling in forms on our site: This includes information provided at the time of signing up to use our site, subscribing for membership, registering for an event, login details, building your online profile, posting material or requesting services. We may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our site;
2.1.2 If you contact us we may keep a record of that correspondence;
2.1.3 We may also ask you to complete surveys that we use for research purposes although you do not have to respond to them;
2.1.4 Details of transactions that you carry out through our site and the fulfilment of your request application or order;
2.1.5 Details of your visit to our site including traffic data, location data or other communication data, length of visits and the resources that you access.
2.2 We also collect information about your computer including where available your IP address, operating system, platform and browser type for system administration. This is statistical data about users’ browsers actions and patterns and does not identify any individual.
4. WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
4.2 All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted.
4.3 Unfortunately the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will to our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data submitted to our site: any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
5. USES MADE OF YOUR INFORMATION
5.1 We use information held about you in the following ways:
5.1.1 To administer the site and for research, analysis, testing and statistical purposes;
5.1.2 To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
5.1.3 To provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us, or which we feel may interest you;
5.1.4 To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us;
5.1.5 To allow you to participate in any interactive features of our site; or
5.1.6 To notify you about changes to our site or services.
6. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
6.1 We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
6.1.1 In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets in which case we may disclosure your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer.
6.1.2 If PIMFA or substantially all of its assets are required by a third party in which case personal data may be one of the transferred assets.
6.1.3 If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation or in order to enforce or apply our terms and conditions or to protect the rights, property or safety of the PIMFA or our members. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
7. YOUR RIGHTS
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you before collecting the data if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data.
You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at email@example.com.