1. Data Protection Principles
At M&A Markets, we undertake to perform our responsibilities under the regulation, as follows:
2. Rights of the Data Subjects
We will also endeavour to uphold the rights of data subjects as laid out in the Act and GDPR as follows:
3. Information We Collect From You
When you visit, register or use the Service you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself, such as your name and contact details. We may also collect information about your usage of the Service as well as specific information about your devices when using the Service, signing up for and using the Service, including, but not limited to, your device’s hardware model, operating system, web browser version, unique device identifiers and mobile network information. When you use the Service, we may collect and store certain data, including the fact that you are accessing the Service, how that access is taking place, the dates and times of such access, where you are accessing the Service and device event information like crashes, system activity and hardware settings.
4. How We Use your Personal Data
We use your data to supply you with the Service ordered by you, to bill you and to contact you about the Service. We also analyse data provided by you and others to help us administer, support and improve our business.We may use your data to contact you to tell you about important changes or developments to the Service, or to obtain your views on the Service. Where you have agreed, we may use your data to let you know about other products and services which might be of interest to you. If you want to stop receiving information about other products and services, you can opt out at any time by contacting us at email@example.com
5. Lawful Basis for Processing Personal Data
M&A Markets is obligated to define a lawful basis for processing personal data. Below is a summary of our use of personal data and the lawful basis we rely on for the processing different categories of data for different purposes.
6. Data Transfers and Data Sharing
We do not sell any personal information, nor do we share it with unaffiliated third parties unless we are required to do so by law. We will ensure that any information passed to third parties conducting operational functions on our behalf will be done with respect for the security of personal data and will be protected in line with data protection law.
Ways in which we may share personal information include:
There may be circumstances where we transfer your personal data outside the EEA, such as when we use the services of online platforms or where we use a cloud-based IT system to hold your data. We safeguard your data by ensuring a minimum of one of the following safeguards is in place:
7. IP Addresses and Cookies
An IP address is a number that is assigned to your devise automatically when you use the internet. When you visit a particular web page through the Service, our servers log your IP address. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer the Service. Your IP address is also used to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information. Cookies are small pieces of information, stored in simple text files, placed on your device by a website. Cookies can be read by the website on your subsequent visits so that you can access information faster and in a more efficient way. The information stored in a cookie may relate to your browsing habits on the web page, or a unique identification number so that you are “remembered” on your return visit. Generally speaking, cookies do not contain personal information from which you can be identified, unless you have separately furnished such information.
You can at any time set your browser to reject cookies. However, if you reject our session cookies, this may affect your ability to use the Service.
We use “session” cookies and “performance” cookies.“Session” cookies help users to navigate across the website’s pages. They are deleted once you leave the Service. Session cookies do not contain anything other than a session identification number which allows the webserver to “remember” where you are online. Session cookies are especially important for using the Service. Some examples of these cookies include:
8. Links to third party websites
The use of third party open sources or codes may be suggested by us to you from time to time while you visit the M&A MARKETS website. These open sources or codes are not controlled by us and your use of them is at your own risk. M&A MARKETS is not responsible for the privacy practices of such third parties and we encourage you to be aware when you use these open sources or codes and to read the privacy statements of each and every of these third parties. Examples of these codes include links within blogs posted on our website.
We ensure the confidentiality, integrity, availability, and resilience of personal data when in use, transit and storage. We are obliged to protect the data from inadvertent destruction, amendment, loss, disclosure, corruption or unlawful processing. We are committed to ensuring that we have appropriate organisational and technical securities in place to guarantee the security of the personal data we collect, process and retain. Staff are aware of their data protection responsibilities and any third parties who process personal data on our behalf are contractually bound to process personal data in line with current data protection law practices and principles thus ensuring the security of the data.
10. Data Retention
We will retain the data of customers for as long as their account is active or as needed for the provision of the Service. We may be required to retain and use your and your user’s data as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.A customer has the right to request that we delete their data at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and we will comply unless we have an overriding legitimate interest for continued processing.
12. Terms and Conditions