FAI respects your privacy. We have implemented practices that are designed to protect your privacy.
This page contains the information gathering and use policies adopted by FAI FINANCIAL ASSOCIATES INTERNATIONAL LIMITED (herein after “FAI”, “we”, “us”, “our”, “the Company”) in connection with this website (hereinafter the “Site“). References to the Company shall include any corporate bodies or legal entities, any individuals and/or partnerships controlled by it (directly or indirectly). References to “you” and “your” are references to a user of our website.
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal information and how we will treat it. We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and handling your information in an open and transparent manner. These policies are subject to periodic review and any changes will be included within this section of the site.
For the purposes of Data Protection Legislation the data controller is FAI FINANCIAL ASSOCIATES INTERNATIONAL LIMITED.
Personal information (which includes ‘personal data’ as defined in Data Protection Legislation) is generally collected so we can deliver requested materials or information.
We may collect and process the following types of personal information about you:
We may on occasion gather information regarding your computer whilst you are on our website. This enables us to improve our services and to provide statistical information regarding the use of our website where appropriate.
Such information will not identify you personally. It is statistical data about our visitors and their use of our site. This statistical data does not identify any personal details whatsoever.
Similar to the above, we may gather information about your general internet use by using a cookie file. Where used, these cookies are downloaded to your computer automatically. This cookie file is stored on the hard drive of your computer as cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our website and the service that we provide to you.
All computers have the ability to decline cookies. This can be done by activating the setting on your browser which enables you to decline the cookies. Please note that should you choose to decline cookies, you may be unable to access particular parts of our website.
Our primary purpose in collecting user information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, and customised experience and to provide the services you have requested. We may also use the information that you have provided to ensure that the content on our Site is presented in the most effective manner for you and your computer.
We use your information for the following specific purposes:
The law permits us to process your personal data in the way that it does because the processing is:
To the extent that we process any special categories of data relating to you for any of the purposes outlined above, we will do so because either: (i) you have given us your explicit consent to process that personal data; (ii) you have made the personal data manifestly public; or (iii) the processing is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
Information is normally only provided to a third party if it is required in order to deal with your enquiry, but there may be other circumstances where it is necessary for the Company to provide information, including as a result of legal or regulatory process.
We will only keep the information we collect about you, through your use of the Site or otherwise, for as long as required for the purposes set out above or as required to comply with any legal obligations to which we are subject. This will involve us regularly reviewing our files to check that information is accurate, up-to-date and still required.
We take your online security seriously and have implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction. Once we have received your information we will ensure that the collection and use of it is in accordance with Data Protection Legislation. All personnel of the Company are required to keep personal information confidential and only authorized persons have access to such information.
Please note, however, that the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure and we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to us or provided though the Site.
Your personal data may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”), to a country not deemed to provide adequate protection of your information by the European Commission, and may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us, or for one of our service providers, related companies, agents or contractors. Such transfers may be made in order to improve our Site or to assist in our security or fraud protection activities.
When we, or our permitted third parties, transfer your information outside the European Economic Area, we or they will impose contractual obligations on the recipients of that data to protect your information to the standard required in the European Economic Area. We or they may also require the recipient to subscribe to international frameworks intended to enable secure data sharing. We do not generally rely on your consent as the legal basis for transferring your personal data outside the EEA, however where we feel it is necessary or appropriate we may seek to rely on your consent as the legal basis for such processing. Where we do, you may withdraw your consent at any time in the manner described below.
At any time, you have the right:
Any request for access to or a copy of your personal data must be in writing and we will endeavour to respond within a reasonable period and in any event within one month in compliance with Data Protection Legislation. We will comply with our legal obligations as regards your rights as a data subject.
We will correct any incorrect or incomplete information and will stop processing your personal data, or erase it, where there is no legal reason for us to continue to hold or use that information.
We aim to ensure that the information we hold about you is accurate at all times. To assist us in ensuring that your information is up to date, do let us know if any of your personal details change.
You have the option of “unsubscribing” from our mailing list for newsletters, alerts and updates at any time, thereby disabling any further such e-mail communication from being sent to you. To unsubscribe you can send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that it may take up to one month to action your request.
Additionally, if you have any concerns about our use of your information, you also have the right to make a complaint to the Data Protection Commissioner’s Office, which regulates and supervises the use of personal data in Cyprus:
1 Iasonos str., 1082 Nicosia
P.O.Box 23378, 1682 Nicosia
Tel: +357 22818456
Fax: +357 22304565