We will not sell the personal information that we collect from you. We use the personal information which we collect from you to help us provide our services to you. Some data processing in relation to this site may be carried out for us by a third party (e.g. by our solicitors etc.) and in some cases that may mean that the third party will receive your personal information. Furthermore as part of you making an investment in a company which is listed on this site then the investee company, the custodian providing client account services (currently Thompson Taraz Depositary Limited) and our solicitors will be passed your personal information as well as copies of your ID documents to enable the investee company to issue shares to you and to generally comply with the law and perform ID checks of its own.We use information held about you in the following ways:
To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer; To provide you with information, products or services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes; To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and generally to assist with the facilitation (by use of a platform but not by giving investment advice) and completion of the investments which users of this site wish to make in companies which are listed on this site; To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so; and/or To notify you about changes to our service. We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.We may disclose your personal information to third parties: In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets (although this will be done under obligations of confidentiality); If Downing LLP or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its users, investors and investee companies will be one of the transferred assets (although again this will be done under obligations of confidentiality); If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation (e.g. in the UK to the Police, the Financial Conduct Authority, the Information Commissioner etc.);
This site logs your Internet Protocol (I.P.) address. All computers that are linked to the Internet have an I.P. number. An I.P. address does not provide identifiable personal information.
This site provides links to other websites. Our Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy applies only to this site and we are not responsible for the privacy and/or data capture and use practices of third party sites.
Any changes we may make to our Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.
Questions, comments and requests regarding this Privacy, Cookie and Data Use Policy are welcomed and should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org