Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

The following guidelines describe terms of use and privacy policy of Financial IT (“we”, “us”, “our” or “the Company”) website. By using this website, you accept all the terms and conditions in full.

Privacy Policy

Effective Date: May 25, 2018

Please read our Privacy Policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect and otherwise handle information about you. By using Financial IT services, you consent to the collection and usage of your data as described in this Privacy Policy. We are handling your personal information with great care and respect.

1. Information we collect

We collect information you provide to us when you create an account, update your profile, submit content, subscribe to our newsletter,  use the interactive features of our Services, participate in contests, promotions or surveys, request customer support or otherwise communicate with us. The kinds of information we may gather include:

  • Basic user information, such as your name, username, email address, mailing address, phone number and/or photographs;
  • Other background information, contact and demographic information, such as your occupation, personal URL, company information (for providers);
  • Content that provided by you/company linked to your profile

2. Information We Collect Automatically

When you access or use Financial IT website and/or mobile app, we may automatically collect some information about you, including:

  1.  Location Information: We may collect information about your location when you access Financial IT website or mobile application.
  2.  Device Information: We may collect device-specific information when you access our Services, including your hardware model, operating system and version, unique device identifiers and information about the device’s interaction with our Services.
  3.  Log Information: We may obtain log information about how you access or use our Services, including your access times, browser type and language, Internet Service Provider and Internet Protocol (“IP”) address.
  4.  Information Collected by Cookies: We may automatically collect data using cookies and other tracking technologies in order to improve Financial IT services, user experience, monitor user activity, count visits, understand usage and campaign effectiveness.

3. Information We Collect from Other Sources

We may obtain information from other sources such as social media platforms. For instance, if you create or log into your Financial IT account via a third-party social networking site, we may have access to certain information from that third party, such as your name, email address, and other account information in accordance with the authorization measures determined by such third-party.

4. Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

We may use and disclose Personal Information only for the following purposes:

4.1. To send you editorial, informational and promotional content in accordance with your preferences. You can stop receiving our informational and promotional emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in every email.

4.2. To enforce compliance with our Terms of Use and applicable law.

4.3. To provide information to representatives and advisors, including attorneys and accountants, to help us comply with legal, accounting, or security requirements.

4.4. To prosecute and defend a court, arbitration, or similar legal proceeding.

4.5. To respond to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.

4.6 To provide, support, and improve the Services we offer.

4.7 To transfer your information in the case of a sale, merger, consolidation, liquidation, reorganization, or acquisition of Financial IT.

5. Security

5.1. If a security breach causes that materially affects you, then Financial IT will notify you as soon as possible and later report the action we took in response.

5.2. We are handling your personal information with great care and respect from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, taking into account the risks involved in the processing of the Personal Information.

6. Your Information Choices

We may only collect and process personal data about you where we have a lawful basis.

6.1. You have many choices about your data. You can add, update, edit, or delete your personal data through your account.

6.2. You can opt-out of email marketing and push notifications using the Subscribe and Push Notification options on our website and mobile app. 

6.3. You may update or edit information about you or deactivate your account at any time by logging into your account and editing your profile.

7. Social Media Tools

7.1 Financial IT may offer social sharing features which let you share content on our website with other media. The implementation of such features allows the sharing of certain information with your friends, connections or the public, depending on the settings you set with the third party that provides the social sharing feature.


Terms of Use

1. Rights to use this website

1.1. All copyrights, database rights, and other intellectual property rights in the Financial IT web site and other materials published, are licensed to Finnet Ltd. and are strictly reserved.

1.2. You may print a copy of any page (except Financial IT’s digital magazine issues and reports) from the Financial IT web site for your reference and draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on it.

1.3. As the authors of material on this web site, should always be acknowledged. Otherwise, you may not republish, download, post, adapt, distribute, store in any medium, broadcast, modify, communicate or make available to the public all or any part of the Financial IT web site without prior written permission.

1.4. You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website, or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

1.5. You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this website without Financial IT’s express written consent.

2. Restricted access

2.1. Access to certain areas of this website is restricted. Financial IT reserves the right to restrict access to some areas of this website, or indeed this entire website, at Financial IT discretion.

2.2. If Financial IT provides you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of this website or other content or services, you must ensure that the user ID and password are kept confidential. Financial IT may disable your user ID and password in Financial IT’s sole discretion without notice or explanation.

3. User content

3.1. In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to this website.

3.2. You grant to Financial IT a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate, and distribute your user content in any existing or future media. You also grant to Financial IT the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

3.3. Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or Financial IT or a third party.  

3.4. You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

3.5. Financial IT reserves the right to edit or remove any material submitted to this website, or stored on Financial IT servers, or hosted or published upon this website.

4. No warranties

This website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Financial IT makes no representations or warranties in relation to this website or the information and materials provided on this website. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Financial IT does not warrant.  

5. Other parties

You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against Financial IT’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you may suffer in connection with the website.

6. Unenforceable provisions

If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

7. Revision of Terms and Conditions

Financial IT may revise these terms and conditions. Revised terms and conditions will be applied to the use of this website from the date of their publication. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are informed about latest updates.

8. Assignment

Financial IT may transfer, sub-contract, or otherwise deal with its rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent. You may not transfer, sub-contract, or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.  

9. Severability

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it was deleted, that part will deem to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

10. Entire agreement

These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Financial IT in relation to your use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.

11. Law and jurisdiction

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with law, and any disputes related to these terms and conditions will be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the court. 


Contact Information

Finnet Limited

137 Blackstock Road, London

N4 2JW, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 208 819 32 53

Email: news@financialit.net