At The Social Stock Exchange we are committed to protecting your right to privacy and treat all data provided by you to us on this website securely and as outlined in this policy.
Scope of this Policy
This policy applies only to this website www.socialstockexchange.com. It does not extend to any third party websites you can access from our website.
The Data We Collect
If you are interested in receiving updates from us on Social Impact Investing and our Member Companies we will collect your name and email address.
How We Use Your Data
We use your name and email address to provide you with updates on Social Impact Investing and our member companies. You may request that the Social Stock Exchange remove your data by contacting us at:firstname.lastname@example.org.
We use your technical data to administer our site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes and as part of our efforts to keep our website safe and secure.
We will not transfer, store or process your data outside the European Economic Area.
This data will be held securely in the UK in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.
Unless we are obliged or permitted by law to do so, your Data will not be disclosed to third parties. This includes our affiliates and / or other companies within our group.
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer to improve your experience of using the website and to improve our services.
Cookies cannot be used to identify you personally.
A session cookie is written the first time a user visits the site. The cookie will be updated on subsequent visits.
It is used internally by various modules/systems to improve efficiency and provide constant values throughout your visit.
Google also use 4 additional cookies within SSX’s website:
- Where a visitor came from (search engine, search keyword, link)
- Each user’s amount of visits, and time of the first visit, previous visit and the current visit
- Checks approximately how long you stay on site: when a visit starts, and approximately ends
- Lastly they track the visitors movements around the site, so they change as each page is loaded
It is important to note that additionally, cookies may be written by 3rd party video providers (e.g. Vimeo) when that content is viewed.
No specific cookies are written when documents are downloaded or forms are submitted, but these actions are recorded by Google Analytics cookies.
You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third party cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.
You can choose to delete Cookies at any time however you may lose any information that enables you to access our website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.
The Act also gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.
Changes to this Policy
The Social Stock Exchange reserves the right to change this Policy as we may deem necessary from time to time or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on the Website and you are deemed to have accepted the terms of the Policy on your first use of the Website following the alterations.