Ks Currency respects each individual’s right to privacy. We value our relationship with you, and we take pride in maintaining loyalty and respect with each individual client by providing you with security. The provisions of this notice apply to former clients as well as our current clients. We kindly ask that you read the following information.
1. GENERAL INFORMATION
1.4.1 Privacy (confidential information) is a legal right of an individual or a legal unit for non-disclosure of private or personal information (data) or of information which is commercially classified. In the relation between the Company and the Client, privacy means the commitment of the Company to safeguard and ensure non-disclosure of Client information gained by the Company, while rendering services to the Client.
2. PERSONAL INFORMATION
2.1. When the Client applies for or maintains a live or demo account with the Company, the Company collects personal information about the Client for business purposes, such as evaluating the Client’s financial needs, processing the Client’s requests and deals, informing the Client about products and services that may be of interest to him/her, and providing effective and quality service to the Client. Such information can be of the following types:
2.1.1. Registration information – information provided by the Client on application forms and other documents (including electronic documents). This includes: first name, last name, patronymic name, contact information (postal address, telephone number, e-mail, etc.), date of birth, occupation, assets and incomes.
2.1.3. Verification Information – information necessary to verify Client identity such as a passport or driver’s license (or articles of association in case the Client is a legal unit). Examples also include information received by the Company from public records, such as loan offices, information agencies and address bureaus or from other entities not affiliated with the Company. The Anti-Money Laundering Policy requires the Company to collect information and take the necessary action to prevent transformation and legalization (laundering) of money gained from illegal activity. In certain cases the Company has the right to require a document disclosing the sources of money.
2.1.4. Information about subscriptions – information such as signals, alerts, news category and price subscriptions.
2.2. The Company does not collect nor store credit /debit card details of any customer in its database.
2.3. The above is not inclusive. The Company reserves the right to require other information from the Client in the case that it is necessary for complying to the regulations of existing legislation.
3. ABOUT “COOKIES”
4. SECURITY TECHNOLOGIES
4.1. The Company uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology in order to protect certain information submitted by its Clients. This technology protects the Client from having his/her information intercepted by anyone other than the Company while it is being transmitted. The Company works hard to ensure that its Web servers (sites) are secure and that they meet industry standards. The Company also uses other safeguards such as firewalls, authentication systems (e.g., passwords and personal identification numbers) and access control mechanisms to control unauthorized access to systems and data.
4.2. The Company reserves the right to choose technologies and methods of data protection at its own discretion, and to cooperate in this field with contractors which appear to be reliable to the Company.
4.3. In accordance with the recommendations of Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, customer card details are protected using Transport Layer encryption — TLS 1.2 and application layer with algorithm AES and key length 256 bit.
5. SHARING INFORMATION WITH THE COMPANY’S AFFILIATED PARTNERS
5.1. The Company may share Client personal information described above with its affiliates for business purposes, such as servicing the Client’s accounts and informing him/her about new products and services, as permitted by applicable law.
5.2. The affiliate partners can access Client private information upon to the Company request and mandatory approval by the individual Client. Every access to personal information of Clients by the affiliate partner is recorded in a log, which is available for viewing by the Client. This log contain: time, the name of a partner and the type of information sought.
6. SHARING INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES
6.2. The Company may also disclose the Client’s personal information to third parties to fulfill Client instructions or pursuant to the Client’s express consent. Company also informs its Clients that it shall never sell, place at interim disposal on a remuneration basis, distribute or disseminate the Client’s Personal information under any circumstances.
7. REGULATORY DISCLOSURE
7.1. Under limited circumstances, the Company may disclose the Client’s personal information to third parties as permitted by, or to comply with, applicable laws and regulations. The Company may disclose personal information to cooperate with regulatory authorities and law enforcement agencies in complying with subpoenas or other official requests, and as necessary to protect Company rights or property.
8. OPT OUT
8.1. The Client may refuse to supply any of the Personal information that the Company may request. However, failure to do so may result in the Company being unable to open or maintain an account or to provide other services to the Client.
While the Company makes every effort to ensure that services, provided to its Clients are based on accurate, complete and up-to-date information about them, the Client can help considerably in this respect by promptly notifying the Company when there are changes to his/her personal information.
9.2. Amendatory procedure:
9.2.1 Should amendments and/or additions be made, the Company shall inform the Clients of this fact by posting relevant notice on the Company’s official Web site and sending a relevant message via the internal mail system.
9.2.3 The amended document becomes effective after 5 (five) full astronomical days (120 hours) following publication of the notice on the Company Web site, before this time the notice has only an informative nature.
9.2.4 The amended document immediately applies to any accounts registered after its publication (irrespective of other accounts registered earlier, which its holder may possess). The amended document applies to trading accounts that were registered previous to the date the document in question went into effect.
10. ACCEPTANCE OF NOTICE CONDITIONS BY THE CLIENT
10.2. I agree with all the provisions (clauses, sections) of all documents publicly declared by the Company during the period of use of any services of the Company, and in case of disagreement, I will immediately cease to use the Company’s services.