Chrome Wealth recognises the importance of protecting personal information and therefore actively seeks to protect the privacy and confidentiality of our clients.
We will safeguard any personal information acquired by us in connection with your use of this website, by upholding the privacy principles and procedures set out below.
What is personal information?
Personal information is defined as any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains.
The use and collection of personal information
As a visitor to this website, you can manoeuvre around our website without providing any personal information. We may, however, ask you to provide certain information about yourself when accessing certain areas of our website by completing and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, we may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, postal address, e-mail address, employer, job title, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other personal information. Depending on the activity, some of the information that we may ask for may be mandatory and some may be voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity.
We may also collect information about your transactions and experiences as you access this website using “cookies”.
Cookies are small files that websites put on your computer hard disk drive when you first visit. Its job is to notify the website when you have returned.
Cookies tell us how often you visit pages, which helps us learn what information interests you. Cookies let you store preferences and user names, register products and services, and personalise pages, but if you never register or leave personal information on a website, then the server only knows that someone with your cookie has returned to the website. It does not know anything else.
Chrome Wealth collects your information to record and support your participation in the products and services you select. Your information, and the type of information that we collect, is appropriate and reasonable for the purpose that it is required. We shall not collect any information from you that is not relevant and reasonable.
We may collect and analyse information about the use of our website, such as the types of services used and how many users we receive daily. This information is collected and pooled together without any identifying criteria. Chrome Wealth may use this non-identifying statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing, or similar promotional purposes.
Sharing your personal information
There are instances where Chrome Wealth may be required to disclose your personal information. We may provide your personal information:
- To comply with laws or regulations of a governmental or regulatory authority (e.g. Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) or Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC)
- In response to a valid subpoena, warrant, or court order
- To comply with Chrome Wealth’s legal and regulatory obligations in terms of any legislation or regulation applicable to our business (including fraud prevention, anti-money laundering and tax matters)
- To exercise, protect and defend Chrome Wealth’s rights and property (including our intellectual property)
- To conduct required credit checks
- On the reasonable request of another company in which you have invested
- In the public interest