Privacy Policy

Marwodis SA (“Marwodis”, “we”, “our” or “us”) is committed to maintaining the privacy of personal information that you provide to us when using our websites and services thereon, or our application

This Privacy Policy describes how we treat, and how you may manage, personal information received about you when you visit the pininvest.com and DATAvariance websites – the ‘Websites’ – and the Pininvest Mobile – the ‘Application’ – you may download

Marwodis is the responsible entity for all Personal Information subject to this Privacy Policy for our Services

If you have questions or complaints regarding our Privacy Policy or practices, please contact us at contact@pininvest.com

Scope and Updates

This Privacy Policy applies to personal information that we collect in relation to your use of our ‘Websites’ and of the ‘Application’ you may download

It does not apply to information collected by third party websites, platforms and applications that you may access through links on our ‘Websites’ or on the ‘Application’. Such third-party websites, platforms and applications have their own privacy policies

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we make amendments, these will be posted on our ‘Websites’ and on the ‘Application’ privacy link

If we make material changes to the way we process your Personal Information, we will provide you notice via our Service or by other communication channels, such as by email

Please review any changes carefully. If you object to any of the changes and no longer wish to use our Services, you may close your account(s) on your personal Profile

All changes are effective immediately upon posting and your use of our Service, after a notice of material change or posting of an updated Privacy Policy, shall constitute your consent to all changes

Information Collected

In connection with accessing our Services, we collect information from you which can be used to identify you ("Personal Information"), such as your name, email address, username and password

We collect information when you register, sign in, use a Service or when you interact with our Services

We may also automatically collect certain usage information when you access our Services ("Usage Data"), such as Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses, log files, unique device identifiers, pages viewed such as the assets, the themes or lists you will access, browser type, any links you click on to leave or interact with our Services, and other usage information collected from cookies and other tracking technologies

For example, we collect IP addresses to track and aggregate non-personal information, such as using IP addresses to monitor the regions from which users navigate to our Services. We also collect IP addresses from users when they log into the Services as part of our log-in and security features

Our Services may change over time and we may introduce new features that may collect new or different types of information

We may use such information to evaluate interest in our Services and to perform other market research activities, such as surveying browsing habits on our ‘Websites’

How we Use Personal Data

We may use your personal data for the following purposes

  • to provide you with information on new themes and services
  • to provide technical support and further develop our services
  • to personalize the content of the ‘Websites’
  • to format and share non identifiable information about our clients with third parties
  • to protect our intellectual property or contractual rights
  • to protect us from a threat or other perceived security risk

 

In detail…

Account registration: We may use your name, address, phone number, and email address to register your Pininvest Account for the Services we provide

To communicate with you: We may use your information to communicate with you about our Services. We will not give you offers for third party products and services without your agreement

To improve services and develop new services: We will use your information to personalize or customize your experience and the Services and develop new features

To provide our services and operate our business: We may use your information to operate our business, including providing Services you requested, provide you with support related to our Services, and to help us protect our Services, including to combat fraud and protect your information

Technical support: We may use your name, email address, information about how you interact with our Services and about your mobile device or computer configuration to resolve questions you may have about our Services and to follow up with you about your experience

Feedback: We may use any information you volunteer in surveys you answer for us and combine them with answers from other customers in order to better understand our Services and how we may improve them. Answering any survey is optional

Research, including publishing or sharing combined information from many users, which would not allow you or any other person to be identified: We may format and share information about our clients with third parties, such as advertisers or partners, for research, academic, marketing and/or promotional purposes, but only in a way that would not allow you or any other person to be identified

For example, we may share profile data that describes the percentage of our clients and visitors who are interested in a particular market segment, theme or fund. We or our third-party partners may publicly report the aggregated findings of the research or analysis but only in a way that would not allow you or any other person to be identified

Data Disclosure

Log in

When you log in to your Pininvest account, we will collect certain information for security purposes in order to verify your authorized access to an account or to reset your password

The email address and password that you use to sign up for a Pininvest account are your "credentials" that you will use to authenticate with our network. We assign a unique ID number to your credentials to track you and the information related to your use of our Services

Sharing your personal information

Third party service providers we use on pininvest apply their own Privacy Policies and Terms of Service

Google Analytics: application usage analytics (section 7) https://policies.google.com/privacy

SendGrid: sending emails to our users https://sendgrid.com/policies/privacy/services-privacy-policy/

In case we provide aggregated data in anonymous group statistical form about visitor interests, demographics and other information collected from our website to any partners, our privacy policy and partner list will be updated and you will be informed

Cookies and Analytics

A cookie is a string of information, i.e. a text file, which is sent by a website and stored temporarily in your device’s memory. Cookies can help us to improve the information and services made available through our Services and to better tailor the Services and our investment themes to your interests and needs.

Cookies will be used to facilitate quick login procedures to access the password-protected area of pininvest.com and to personalize the contents of the ‘Websites’

We also use cookies to compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how people use the ‘Websites’ and to help us improve the website’s structure and content.

You can change your device settings to delete and block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your device. There are a number of ways to manage cookies. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about how to adjust or modify your browser settings

Security

We have implemented technical measures to protect your personally identifiable information – email and personal profile data – against accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction and access by unauthorized persons.

Our security procedures will continue to be enhanced as new technology becomes available. However, you should be aware that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we try to use commercially reasonable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security and that we can prevent any unauthorized processing

Accessing and Updating your Personal Data

If you are a Registered User and if you wish to access, update or delete your personal data, name, email and personal profile, you can do so from your personal account on the Registration interface

You may also do so in writing at Marwodis, 1 place Dufour, Morges 1110 (Vaud) Switzerland