Privacy protection on the web site of equinet Bank AG

Privacy protection is an important task for us. All information and services provided on this web site are based on the “Bundesdatenschutzgesetz” (“data privacy act”). This privacy protection policy informs you about the way we process data which should be collected during your visit on our web site.

Collection and processing of personal data

Individual-related data are all kinds of information concerning a specific or definable person (such as your name, e-mail or postal address). Such data is only collected and saved when you submit it voluntarily, for example if you wish to be contacted, or if you would request information or services by us.Those information are not collected by our website.If you use our online banking services, you will be forwarded to the web pages of our partner Fiducia IT AG. These external pages are not covered by the privacy protection policy of equinet Bank AG. Instead, they are subject of Fiducia IT AG’s privacy protection policy which can be found  here.

Utilisation and circulation of personal data

The utilization of your individual-related data is limited to communication purposes between you and equinet Bank AG. All employees of equinet Bank AG are obligated to treat this data strictly confidential.We do neither circulate this data to third parties nor do we use it for other than communication purposes except we are bound to do so by law.

Your choice

It is your discrete decision which information you would like to provide us with. If your individual-related data has changed (such as a new e-mail or postal address), you may inform us by e-mail  (info(at)equinet-ag.de) to enable us to adjust or update your personal data.

Automatically collected information

While you visit our web site, general information is automatically collected. Such information does only comprise nonpersonal data such as the kind of internet browser, the number of visits, the duration of your visit or the pages addressed within our web site. This information is only utilized to improve the attractiveness, the content and the functionality of our web site. Any other processing or circulation of this data is ruled out.

Cookies

Cookies are small files which may be temporarily saved on your hard drive. equinet Bank AG uses tools for “Web analytics”, to improve our web site.The lifetime of those cookies is set to two hours.

Links to third party web sites

This privacy protection policy is valid for the www.equinet-ag.de website of equinet Bank AG. Our web site may include links to third parties outside of equinet Bank AG which are not covered by this policy. We recommend to carefully take note of the privacy protection policies of any third party possibly collecting personal data when leaving the web site of equinet Bank AG.

Security

equinet Bank AG takes different measures to protect personal data from loss, destruction, corruption, manipulation or unauthorized access. Of course, we respect all statutory regulations of the Federal Republic of Germany concerning privacy protection in this regard.

Right of acess to personal data

Please do not hesitate to contact us in case of any questions concerning the collection and processing of your individual-related data. Contact details are provided in our imprint section. Upon request and based on the applicable law, we offer to inform you in writing if and which individual-related data we have collected about you. Every user is entitled at any time to object the further utilization of his/her personal data.

Notification in case of amendments

The maintenance of a web site is a continuous process of development.Therefore it is possible, that equinet Bank AG has to modify the provisions of this policy. We would like to ask you, to check if our privacy statement measures meets your demands.

This document is a translation of its german source.It is provided as a service to non-german speaking visitors of this web site.In case of doubt only the german version is effective.