1. Information We Collect and Use
We collect information in connection with the provision or potential provision of services, including, for example, to register, search existing, maintain or challenge information about Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs). Personal information related to users of the Global Markets Entity Identifier (GMEI) Utility that may be collected by us include, but is not limited to:
- First and last name,
- Email address,
- Login credentials,
- Challenge question and answer,
We may collect, use, transfer, and otherwise process your personal information (such as your contact data, log in data (user ID and password), and IP address) in the context of the delivery of our products and services, as well as to comply with our legal obligations.
We also collect general data concerning visitors and therefore process IP addresses, as well as information concerning page resolution, the browser type and the manner in which visitors surf. This, for example, entails the number of visitors and the number of clicks on certain pages. This data is collected and used to improve our services, as well as our website.
2. Information We Share
Your information may be shared with third party service providers to provide our services, e.g. with respect to hosting of our IT system. In addition, if you register on our website, there are certain functions that are associated with a registration fee. For payment purposes, we will redirect you to the website of a third party who will handle your payment. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of the websites that we do not provide or operate. We recommend reviewing the privacy notices or policies of these third party websites to understand their information practices. We may also share information and records we maintain with financial or other regulators and in response to requests by courts or governments authorities, such as law enforcement agencies and officials.
3. Information Safeguarding
We maintain an information security program setting forth standards for maintaining administrative, technical and physical safeguards to protect the personal information provided against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use.
4. Data Transfers
5. Data Retention
The personal data you submit to us will only be retained for as long as is required for the purposes for which it was collected.
6. Individual’s Rights
You have the right to request us to inform you of what personal data we hold relating to you and/or to request that such data be corrected, supplemented, deleted or blocked. Please address any such requests to: Business Entity Data B.V. at Bernhardplein 200, 1097 JB Amsterdam, The Netherlands or CustomerService@GMEIutility.org.
8. Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a resident of California, you may receive, on an annual basis, a list of the details with whom your personal information may have been shared and the ability to opt out from further sharing. Contact us at our address below for this information.
9. How to Contact Us