PRIVACY STATEMENT REGARDING OUR INTERNET COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
The Futures Industry Association (the “FIA”) respects the privacy of its members and visitors to its web site. Personal information, such as E-mail addresses and other volunteered information are generally kept confidential. FIA is related to several other organizations and we may occasionally share Personal and aggregated information with, including but not limited to, the Institute for Financial Markets; FIA Technology Services; FIA Asia, and also shares information with its service providers, such as our credit card processor and hosting company.
This data collection policy is only a description of the FIA’s general data collection practices. This is not a description about, nor is it binding with respect to how the FIA gathers and treats data collected through any of the systems offered for the convenience of the community, such as, but not limited to the EGUS or EGAINS services. Separate documentation governs the information collection practices associated with such services.
Cookies / Google Analytics
This data is primarily used to optimize our website for our visitors, however we will use this data for internal marketing purposes. An example of how this data could be used for marketing purposes would be to tell potential advertisers how many visitors we get to the website, where our visitors come from, and how they arrive at our website.
1. Why We Collect Your Personal Information
2. What Personal Information We Collect and How We Collect It
3. Confidentiality and Security
4. What Information We Disclose
Should you attend an FIA conference or other event, we may share your business contact information with other attendees (as part of a registration list) and we may share your business contact information with third-party vendors who attend or sponsor our conferences.If you subscribe to one of our magazines or news outlets we may share with advertisers and/or our third-party editors aggregated statistical information about our subscribers and the ways in which they use our products and services. This information does not identify you personally. We use this information for market research purposes and to improve the quality of the products and services we offer. We reserve the right to disclose aggregated, non-personally identifiable information collected from our users to third parties for any purpose.
FIA may also disclose your personal information to third parties in the normal course of business, including but not limited to: (i) membership directories and conference registration lists, (ii) payment networks, and the members of such networks; (iii) electronic funds transfer networks; (iv) clearing and settlement banks; (v) service companies that perform business operations for FIA, including but not limited to account statement preparation and mailing services; (vi) courts, independent auditors, law enforcement agencies and other governmental authorities, bodies or agencies in response to subpoenas, to prevent fraud, during the course of an audit or examination or as required by law; and (vii) collection agencies, credit reporting agencies, business credit bureaus or other parties associated in collecting any debt owed by the merchant to us.
Service companies are also prohibited from using personal information for any reason other than to provide the specific products or services intended. FIA reserves the right to transfer personal information in connection with the sale of all or part of its business or assets.
5. Additional Rights and Modifications
6. Your consent