2. USER DATA AND INFORMATION
Fundo may process a variety of data and information provided by users of the Website upon request and/or collected by the Website. Such information may include an access log, activity information, information collected from third parties and other websites, Fundo obtains through operating the Website. Fundo may process such information in order to propose and/or provide you with certain services or in order to improve the Website and its products and services. If you do not provide the information which Fundo may require, you may not be able to access certain parts of the Website and/or Fundo may not be able to provide you with requested services. Fundo restricts access to information about you to those employees, agents or other parties who need to know that information to provide products or services to you or in connection with your use of the Website. Fundo maintains physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to guard your information. Fundo does not use your information for purposes other than as set out above, or disclose to any third party any of your information, except with your consent or as otherwise permitted or required by law. Fundo may also disclose your information to third parties that perform services on its behalf, to the extent permitted by applicable law. These service providers are required to treat the information confidentially and use it only for the purpose for which it is provided. Certain jurisdictions may have more stringent privacy requirements that will prevent disclosure of your personal information to any other person or entity, including affiliates. Fundo processes and retains your information in accordance with applicable data protection laws, in particular the Swiss Federal Data Protection Act.
Your internet browser may allow the Website to install cookies on your device, in order to improve the Website’s user friendliness. Cookies are small files which are stored on your device to keep track of your visit to the Website and your preferences, as you move between pages, and sometimes to save settings between visits. Cookies help gather statistics about your visit of the Website, and help in tailoring the Website to be more useful and user-friendly. You may find more information on cookies, on the website of the Swiss Federal Data Protection Commissioner (www.edoeb.admin.ch) or your local data protection authority (e.g. the UK Information Commissioner’s Office website at www.ico.gov.uk), for a more detailed description of the purpose and usage of cookies. You may block or manage as well as delete cookies via the settings of your internet browser. Blocking and/or deleting cookies may affect the proper functioning of the Website.
Data and/or information transported over an open network, such as the Internet or e-mail, may be accessible to anybody. Thus, your data may be lost during transmission or may be accessed by unauthorized parties. Fundo does not and cannot guarantee the integrity, due transmission and confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted via open networks and does not accept any liability for direct or indirect losses as regards the security of your data during its transfer via open networks. Data and information may be transmitted via such networks to other countries regularly and without control, including to countries that do not afford the same level of data protection as Switzerland or your country of domicile, even if the sender and the recipient are located in the same country. When disclosing any personal information via an open network, you should remain mindful of the fact that it may be accessible to others, and consequently, can be collected and used by others without your consent or knowing. We recommend using other means of communication if you think this is necessary or prudent for security reasons.