Privacy Policy

Website (Privacy Policy) Statement

This Privacy Policy Statement (the “Statement”) only covers the Seilern Investment Management Limited (“SIM”) website. SIM is committed to maintaining the privacy of every customer. SIM recognises that in using parts of this website you may be required to entrust important personal information to us, and we wish to assure you that we take seriously our responsibilities in protecting and safeguarding this information. This Statement may be updated at any time. We will retain, where applicable, your personal information in accordance with the relevant data protection laws for so long as it is needed.

By using this website you agree and consent to the processing, disclosure and transfer (and international transfer, where applicable) of your personal data by SIM for the purposes set out in this Statement. You also affirm and agree to these conditions contained herein and to the Terms of the SIM website and are bound by them, on your own behalf and where applicable, on behalf of any client that you represent, act as agent for and or are associated with.

Information We May Collect:

We may collect information about you when you use this website or when you apply for or use other services offered by SIM in the following ways:

SIM may, in certain circumstances, use “Cookies” to make sure your access and use on this website is secure.

A “Cookie” is a small piece of data or message that is sent from a web server to your browser and may be stored on your hard drive. A Cookie cannot read data off your hard disk or read Cookie files created by other sites. Cookies do not damage your system.

You can reset your browser to refuse any Cookie or to alert you to when a cookie is being sent. To find out more, visit www.allaboutcookies.org or Keep on Browsing

If you refuse Cookies, some websites may not function.

SIM has always used Cookies on this website, but recent EU law changes require us to inform you of what cookies we may set. In particular the SIM website relies on Cookies specified in the Table below.

Any information collected is primarily for purposes of administering the website, compiling demographic information and monitoring usage and performance of the website. Your attention is drawn to that with the use of the Cookies (set out in the Table) and any embedded pixel technology, the information that we may collect is anonymous and does not contain your specific details, including but not limited to your email address.

If you turn off the cookie function you may not receive all the information on this website.

From time to time, we may use password-protections to allow access to portions of our website. We may use Cookies or web bugs on such portions of our website to collect Usage Information, and to facilitate your movement within the website (e.g. remembering passwords during a session and recording the country you may have elected as your country of residence). We may collect information concerning the attachments you open within newsletters that are sent to you electronically.

Cookies We Use

FunctionCookie Name(s)Further information
SIM Website: www.seilerninvest.com
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The Google Analytics software is described at:

http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit:

http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Allowing the server to identify whether the browser is using Javascripthas_jsIdentifies whether a browser has Javascript enabled to display Javascript elements or go to non-Javascript .
Remembering Google Analytics choicegaincDetermines whether the user wants Google Analytics cookie to run.
Allowing the server to maintain a session for the duration of a user’s visit to the Seilern Invest websitePHPSESSIDThis cookie is essential for functions such as forms that depend on visiting pages or taking actions in a particular sequence. It will be deleted when you close your browser, or after a period of inactivity. More information on sessions is available at http://www.php.net/

Security of Data Transfers:

Please note that data that is transported over an open network, such as the Internet or e-mail, may be accessible to anybody. SIM cannot guarantee the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via such open networks. When disclosing any personal information via an open network, you should remain mindful of the fact that it is potentially accessible to others, and consequently, can be collected and used by others without your consent. Your data may be lost during transmission or may be accessed by unauthorized parties. We do not accept any liability for direct or indirect losses as regards the security of your data during its transfer via Internet. Please use other means of communication if you think this is necessary or prudent for security reasons.

Protection, Processing and Use of Personal Data:

We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to guard your personal information, including firewalls, individual passwords and encryption and authentication technology. We do not use for purposes other than as set out above, or disclose to any third party any personal information about our existing customers or past customers, except with such customer’s consent or as otherwise permitted or required by law.

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