Effective September 20, 2022
The types of information CroSwap collects
CroSwap collects your personal data when you provide it to us, for instance by visiting our website, meeting our team at trade events, contacting us, purchasing goods, or by entering into a contract with us. “Personal data” is any information that can be used to identify you or that CroSwap can link to you. The categories of information that we may collect directly from you include the following:
Information we automatically collect about you CroSwap may automatically collect certain information when you use, access, or interact with us via our websites, for instance via browser settings or cookies. CroSwap may also collect information from other sources such credit reference agencies or social media platforms that may share information about how you interact with our social media content, or if you interact with us via our social media accounts. You may be able to limit our ability to automatically collect certain types of information by adjusting the cookie settings on your web browsers. These categories of information include:
All personal data you provide to CroSwap or that we (automatically) collect is voluntarily. However, without providing certain data, for instance your email address or phone number or phone number, we may not be able to respond to your request or deliver our services.
How CroSwap uses the information CroSwap collects
CroSwap will only process personal data where it has a legal basis to do so. CroSwap may use the information CroSwap collects:
EU personal data will be transferred to and stored in the US at a server of CroSwap or affiliated companies in compliance with the European General Data Protection Regulation and other applicable laws. If you have questions about the appropriate safeguards CroSwap has in place or wishes to obtain a copy of such safeguards, please contact us via [email protected]
How CroSwap may share the information CroSwap collects
CroSwap and its affiliated entities share information with each other or with third-party service providers for general business purposes pursued by CroSwap, such as internal administration, billing, claim handling and services, and providing you or your organization with services. Unless otherwise specified, CroSwap and its affiliated entities will only use your information in the ways described in this Policy. The following categories of your personal information may be shared with these parties:
Third-party services and content
Protection and storage of the information we collect
CroSwap deploys administrative, technical, and physical safeguards designed to safeguard the information that CroSwap collects. However, no information system can be 100% secure. This means that CroSwap cannot guarantee the absolute security of your personal data. Moreover, CroSwap is not responsible for the security of information you transmit to us over networks that CroSwap does not control, including the Internet and wireless networks. CroSwap retains the information CroSwap collects in an identifiable form as reasonably necessary and only for as long as required to fulfill the purposes for which CroSwap collects the information and to comply with our legal obligations.
Your choices and rights in applicable jurisdictions
Where we process your personal data on the basis of your consent, you may withdraw your consent at any time by contacting us at the address below. Where we process your personal data on the basis of our or a third party’s legitimate interest, you may object to such processing at any time by contacting us at the address below. CroSwap encourages you to contact us to update or correct your information if it changes or if you believe that any information that CroSwap has collected about you is inaccurate. You can also ask us to see what personal data we hold about you, to rectify or erase your personal data, or to port your personal data and you may tell us if you object to or want to restrict our use of your personal data. If you would like to discuss or exercise such rights, please notify [email protected] You can also use this address to lodge a complaint. If you are not satisfied about the manner in which CroSwap handles your complaint, you may also lodge a complaint with the competent data protection authority. You may freely exercise these rights without fear of being denied goods or services, but we may not be able to respond to your request or deliver our services as efficiently.
CROSWAP collects certain information by automated means when you visit our websites. By collecting this information, CROSWAP learns how to best tailor our websites to our visitors. CROSWAP collects this information through various means such as “cookies,” “web beacons”, and “IP addresses” as explained below.
Like many companies, CROSWAP uses “cookies” and “web beacons” (also known as internet tags, pixel tags and clear GIFs) on our websites. Cookies are bits of text that are placed on your computer's hard drive when you visit certain websites. Web beacons allow us to obtain information such as the IP address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the beacon appears, the URL of the page on which the beacon appears, the time the page containing the beacon was viewed, the type of browser used to view the page, and the information in cookies set by the third-party. CROSWAP uses the information collected from these technologies to compile reports and help us improve the website.
For example, a cookie might tell us whether you have visited us before, the number of visitors to the website, which site a visitor has come from, the pages they visited, and to help us identify site features in which you may have the greatest interest. Cookies may enhance your online experience by saving your preferences while you are visiting a particular site.
CROSWAP also collects IP addresses. An IP address is a unique identifier that certain electronic devices use to identify and communicate with each other on the Internet. When you visit our websites, CROSWAP may view and/or store the IP address of the device you use to connect to the Internet. CROSWAP uses this information to determine the general physical location of the device and understand from what regions of the world our website visitors come from. CROSWAP also may use this information to enhance CROSWAP's websites.