Privacy Policy

Carrington Asset Management Ltd understands the importance of protecting your personal and financial information when you visit our website. The following is provided to help you understand how we collect information.

By using this website, you accept the practices detailed in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use this website. Please consult with your legal representatives if you are unsure about these Terms and Conditions.

Collection and Use of Information

Methods of Information Collection

When you use this website, we collect the personal data that you provide, such as when you provide personal information (e.g., name, address, email, phone number) when contacting us.

Without providing this personally identifiable information, we may not be able to provide you with the services or information you seek.

Also, we use "cookies" to collect and store information about your visits to our website. Cookies and other technology help us to provide bespoke services and tailored information. "Cookies" are tiny files stored on your hard drive. Each website that you visit sends its cookies to your browser. You can set your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is in use.

Opting-out

If you prefer not to accept cookies, you may set your browser to reject or disable cookies. If you choose to disable cookies, you may not be able to access all our website's pages.

Personally Identifiable Information

The personally identifiable information you provide to or via our website is used only for answering inquiries you send us, for business administration, reporting, and statistical analysis purposes, for the provision of information on Carrington Asset Management Ltd products and services to you, and other related purposes.

We do not sell, share, rent, transfer or otherwise disclose your personally identifiable information to others.

Regarding any information collected by cookies, we will use this information to see how often and when different web pages are visited, what our users' technology preferences are our website is operating correctly, and for systems, troubleshooting, admin, and reporting purposes.

We record user information from our website, such as the number and frequency of visitors. This may include websites you visited before and after using our website, the type of browser used, and your IP address. If we use this data at all, it will be cumulative, and we will not disclose any information that could potentially identify you.

Holding Period: The Data collected may be held for such time required under law and as needed to satisfy the purposes set out above.

Compliance: Except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, we do not automatically collect personally identifiable information from our website users, except when required to comply with a law or regulation. We will disclose your information if required by law enforcement or regulators or because of suspected misuse by you.

Email and Marketing: Sometimes, we use the data collected for direct marketing. Your consent is gained upon your provision of information. If you would like to stop receiving marketing communications, you may contact us. Carrington Asset Management Ltd will not send you email messages without first obtaining your consent unless they relate to an inquiry.

Carrington Asset Management Ltd does not sell your email addresses, nor will we disclose any personally identifiable information to third parties for marketing purposes without your consent. As a matter of policy, Carrington Asset Management Ltd does not transfer any of your personally identifiable information to any third parties for marketing purposes, but when we do, we will only do so with your prior written consent.

Business Transfers: If our business, stock, or assets, in whole or in part, are sold to or merged with another company, we will share all or some of your information with this other company to continue to provide services. You will be informed of any event, and the new company will inform you of any changes to this Privacy Policy. If the new company wishes to make further use of your information, you will be notified beforehand, and you may reject such use if you choose.

For Hong Kong residents – your rights are covered under the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance ("PDPO"):

Under the terms of the PDPO, any individual:

(i) may check what personally identifiable information, if any, a company holds about them and may request access to said information;

(ii) may ask a company to update any personally identifiable information relating to them which is not accurate;

(iii) may request a company to specify its policies and practices concerning personally identifiable information and be informed of personally identifiable information held by a company; and

(iv) may object to using their personally identifiable information for marketing purposes; Carrington Asset Management Ltd will not use personally identifiable information for these purposes if objected to it in writing.

Under the terms of PDPO, Carrington Asset Management Ltd has the right to levy a reasonable charge to process any request for access or modification to personally identifiable information as mentioned above.

All requests to access or modify personally identifiable information and information regarding policies and practices and kinds of information held by Carrington Asset Management Ltd should be emailed to dataprotection@.

Nothing in this Privacy Policy shall restrict your rights as detailed in the PDPO.

The terms specified in this Policy may be subject to changes in the PDPO and other relevant laws and regulations.

Security

Carrington Asset Management Ltd protects your personally identifiable information when you use our website by using industry-standard SSL encryption with 128-bit key lengths.

Carrington Asset Management Ltd strives to prevent unauthorized disclosures of your personal information by other people but is not responsible for any unauthorized disclosures or other breaches of security or the actions of others if the information was disclosed to them with your permission.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change, alter, add, or delete areas of this Privacy Policy for any reason. We encourage you to revisit this Privacy Policy occasionally to check for changes. You acknowledge that by using our website after we have made changes to this Privacy Policy, you are agreeing to the updated terms of the Privacy Policy as modified.

Regarding any changes to the purposes we use your personally identifiable information from the purposes stated in this Privacy Policy, prior notice will be given to you, and you can reject these changes. However, if you refuse these changes, we may no longer be able to provide you with some or all of our services.