Our Privacy Commitments
Financial Modelling Group Inc. (hereinafter "FMG") respects the privacy of every person who visits, registers with or subscribes to our website and on-line publications, and is committed to ensuring a safe on-line experience. This Privacy Statement applies to FMG's website (hereinafter "Website") at www.finmodelling.com and outlines the information FMG may collect and how we may use that information.
Please note that the Website may contain links to external websites (hereinafter "External Websites") and may contain advertisements for, and/or the opportunity for you to purchase products or services from third parties. Please note that this Privacy Statement does not control the activities of such third parties, and users should consult those third party websites' privacy policies.
Collection of Personal Information
FMG's primary goal in collecting personal information from you is to give you an enjoyable customised experience whilst allowing us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs.
FMG gives you the option to access our Website's home page without subscribing or registering or disclosing your personal data.
We collect certain personal information from you, which you give to us when using our Website and/or registering or subscribing for our products and services.
We do not collect information about our Website visitors or online registered users or subscribers from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organisations.
Please note that we do not collect any personal information from children under thirteen years of age and that no child under thirteen should submit any personal information to our Website. Should we discover that any such personal information has been delivered to our Website, we will remove that information as soon as possible.
Types of Personal Information Held and its Use
At our Website, FMG collects personally identifiable information, such as your name, job title, work and/or home address, telephone number and email address and comments/information you may input or post.
FMG collects and uses your personal information to operate its Website efficiently and to deliver the products and services you have requested.
Your personal information may be used for the purposes of:
FMG gives you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving marketing communications and will in certain circumstances need to obtain your consent before sending such communications to you.
FMG may also use your information to measure what area users visit most frequently and what information users access the most. We use this data in connection with the design of our Website. This information also helps us determine what is most beneficial for our users and how we can continually create a better overall service for you. Employees or contractors of FMG who are given access to your usage information will be required to keep the information confidential and not use it for any other purpose than to carry out the services they are performing for FMG.
Any other purposes for which FMG wishes to use your personal data will be notified to you and your personal data will not be used for any such purpose without obtaining your prior consent.
Information collected at our Website may be shared within FMG for the purposes listed above.
FMG may also disclose your personal data to third parties, including, without limitation, professional advisers, or governmental or provincial/state institutions or authorities, where necessary in order to exercise or defend its legal rights or where required by law.
Please note that the Website may contain links to External Websites and may contain advertisements for, and/or the opportunity for you to purchase products or services from third parties. Please note that this privacy statement does not control the activities of such third parties, and users should consult those third party website' privacy policies. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please visit http://www.advertising.com/Privacy.html.
Confidentiality Security of Your Personal Information
FMG is committed to keeping the data you provide us secure and will take reasonable precautions to protect your personal information from loss, misuse or alteration.
All our employees and data processors (i.e. those who process your personal data on our behalf, for the purposes listed above), who have access to, and are associated with the processing of personal data, are obliged to respect the confidentiality of our Website visitors' personal data.
We also give you the option of using a secure transmission method to send us personal data identifiers, such as credit card details and bank account number.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
FMG will occasionally update this Privacy Statement to reflect new legislation or industry practice, group company changes and customer feedback. We encourage you to review this Privacy Statement periodically to be informed of how FMG is protecting your personal information.