In sum, we do not sell non-public, personal information we collect about you on this Site to anyone. We will store the information using generally accepted encryption and data-storage technology, and we may use certain information to improve the Site. If you voluntarily provide personal information such as an e-mail address when inquiring about SSgA or its products and services, we use that personal information to improve our services to you, to provide information to you and to inform you about additional products or services that may be of interest to you. SSgA does not share your personal information with unaffiliated third parties, except as required by law.
What Information We Collect and How We Use It
We may use third party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet. These third-party advertising companies may employ cookie and Web Beacon (also referred to as 1x1 pixel. gifs or action tags) technology to measure and improve the effectiveness of ads for their clients. To do so, these companies may use anonymous information about your visits to our website and other websites. This information can include: date/time of banner ad shown, their cookie, and the first three octets of the IP address. They DO NOT collect personal information. This anonymous information can also be used for online preference marketing purposes.
If you voluntarily provide personal information such as an e-mail address when inquiring about SSgA or its products and services, we use that personal information to improve our services to you, to provide information to you and to inform you about additional products or services that may be of interest to you. SSgA does not share your personal information with unaffiliated third parties for marketing products other than those offered by SSgA.
When using the areas of the Site which require a personal identifier and password, SSgA does not monitor or collect any personally identifiable information from you.
Any personal information collected may be transmitted outside of Hong Kong.
While SSgA takes active steps, including use of firewall barriers, encryption techniques and authentication procedures, to protect all information SSgA receives online, SSgA cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to the Site online, and you do so at your own risk.
We maintain strong physical, electronic and procedural safeguards and security controls designed to ensure that the nonpublic, personal information about prospective, current and former customers in our files and computers is protected.
This Site contains links to other web sites. SSgA is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these web sites.
Pursuant to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, an individual has the right to (a) check whether we hold any personal data about him or her, and to access such data, for a reasonable fee, (b) request any inaccurate data to be corrected, and (c) ascertain our policies and practices relating to personal data, including the type of personal data we hold and the main purpose for holding such data. All such requests should be directed to the Data Protection Officer at our offices at 68/F., Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong.