(1.1) Schroders collects and uses certain Personal Data and is responsible for ensuring that it uses Personal Data in compliance with data protection laws.
(1.2) At Schroders, we respect your privacy and we are committed to keeping your Personal Data secure.
(B) Information we receive as a result of Schroders Products and Services.
Many of the products or services offered by Schroders require us to obtain Personal Data in order to provide the products and services we have been engaged to provide. We will collect and process the following Personal Data:
(3.1) Many of the products or services offered by Schroders require us to obtain Personal Data in order to provide the products and services we have been engaged to provide. We will collect and process the following Personal Data:
(4.1) Your Personal Data may be stored and processed by us in the following ways and for the following purposes:
(4.2) When we use your Personal Data, we comply with applicable law. The law allows or requires us to use your Personal Data for a variety of reasons. These include instances where:
(5.1) We may share your Personal Data within the Schroders Group for the purposes described above.
(5.2) We may also share your Personal Data outside of the Schroders Group as further described below:
(6.1) Schroders is a global business with Clients and operations around the world. As a result we collect and transfer Personal Data on a global basis. That means that we may transfer your Personal Datato locations outside of your country.
(6.2) Where we transfer your Personal Data to another country it will be protected and transferred in a manner consistent with legal requirements. In relation to data being transferred outside of the European Economic Area (the “EEA”), for example, this may be done in one of the following ways:
(6.3) You can obtain more details of the protection given to your Personal Data when it is transferred outside the EEA by contacting us as described in paragraph 12 below.
(7.1) Data is a critical business asset and must be protected appropriate to its risk as well as its importance or value. We operate layers of safeguards and defences designed to ensure that Schroders is able to operate safely. We have extensive controls and mechanisms in place designed to detect, respond and recover in case of any adverse events that may arise.
(8.1) The length of time for which we hold your Personal Data will vary as determined by the following criteria:
(9.1) In all the above cases in which we collect, use or store your Personal Data, you may have the following rights and, in most cases, you can exercise them free of charge. These rights include:
(9.2) You can exercise your rights by contacting us using the details provided at paragraph 12 below.
We are usually able to resolve privacy questions or concerns promptly and effectively. If you are not satisfied with the response you receive, you may escalate concerns to the applicable privacy regulator in your jurisdiction. Upon request, we will provide you with the contact information for that regulator.
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