Your privacy is essential to Kieger. Kieger and its appointed agents employ reasonable means and procedures, within the limits laid out under this Privacy Statement («Statement») and applicable laws and regulations, in order for your personal data collected, processed and used during your visits to the Kieger Website to be kept secured.
If you do not agree with this Statement, please do not proceed to visiting any further web pages of the Kieger Website. You should note that this Statement may be amended and updated from time to time. Kieger therefore asks you to consult it on a regular basis. The last line of this Statement indicates when the Statement was last updated.
Kieger is committed to safeguarding the personal information that Kieger collects from individuals who visit the Kieger Website. Accordingly, Kieger has prepared this Statement to describe what type of data and how such data will be collected from users of the Kieger Website and the purposes for which Kieger may collect, share or disclose the data. Kieger also outlines reasonable precautions which are taken to keep your data secure.
This Statement applies to any information obtained by Kieger through your use of the Kieger Website. It is not applicable to any internet websites controlled by third parties not affiliated with Kieger that the Kieger Website may link to («Third Party Sites»). Please review the privacy statements of Third Party Sites as Kieger is not responsible for and has no influence on the content or the privacy practices of Third Party Sites.
The terms of this Statement are subject to any additional terms of disclaimers or other contractual terms you have entered into with Kieger such as client privacy statements or notices, and any applicable mandatory laws and regulations.
When you visit the Kieger Website, the Kieger web server automatically records your IP address, the website from which you visit the Kieger Website, the type of browser software used, the web pages you actually visit including date and duration. In addition, Kieger collects personal data which you provide through the Kieger Website, for example when you enter personal details (e.g. name, gender, address, E-mail address, phone/fax number) on a registration page or if you sign up for an E-mail newsletter. Kieger will use your personal data only for the purposes of technical administration and research and development of the Kieger Website as well as customer and user administration and marketing.
All communication, electronic or otherwise, between you and Kieger by means of the Kieger Website, and all information, whether sensitive or otherwise, that you provide or input while using the Kieger Website, or which is collected through the Kieger Website, may be subject to computer recording or otherwise, retention, automated processing and used to include it in a database, for the purpose of legal and regulatory compliance such as for the purpose of potential «due diligence» checks in the context of the know-your-customer obligation (i.e. anti-money laundering) and/or for any other related business purpose by Kieger.
Kieger uses tracking technology such as cookies or tags to gather such information as outlined above (see: «What information does Kieger collect from you and for what purpose?») and to understand how visitors use the Kieger Website. Tracking technology helps Kieger manage and improve the usability of the Kieger Website, for example, by determining whether there has been any link made between your computer and Kieger in the past and identify the most popular sections of the Kieger Website.
Please ensure that your computer setting reflects whether you accept cookies and other tracking technologies or have disabled or deactivated them. You can set your browser to warn you before accepting such tracking technology, or you can also set it to refuse such devices. The specific instructions can be found in the manual of your browser. Disabling or deactivating of devices may result in a reduced availability of the services provided by the Kieger Website or parts of the Kieger Website may no longer function correctly.
Kieger may disclose your information to its employees, agents and affiliates inside or outside your country of residence to perform services for Kieger or its affiliates.
Kieger may also disclose your information to governmental agencies or entities, regulatory authorities, or other persons in line with applicable rules, orders, subpoenas, official requests, or similar processes as either required or permitted by applicable laws and regulations.
Kieger uses technical and organisational security measures in order to reasonably protect personal data against unauthorised access, accidental or intentional manipulation, loss and destruction.
The internet is generally not regarded as a secure environment, and information sent via the internet can be accessed by unauthorised third parties, potentially leading to disclosures, changes in content or technical failures. Even if both sender and receiver are located in the same country, information sent via the internet may be transmitted across international borders and be forwarded to a country with a lower data protection level than the one existing in your country of residence.
Please note that Kieger accepts no responsibility or liability for the security of your information whilst in transit over the Internet to Kieger. In order to protect your privacy Kieger would like to remind you that you may choose another means of communication with Kieger, should you deem it appropriate.
The Kieger Website does not seek to collect personal data from individuals under the age of 18. Individuals under the age of 18 should receive permission from their parent or legal guardian before providing any personal data to Kieger on the Kieger Website.
Last update in January 2016 © Kieger AG 2016. All rights reserved.