Please find below Bankers Almanac and Accuity privacy policies that apply to all products and services.
This website is owned and operated by Reed Business Information Limited.
Information we collect from our customers and users of our websites may be used in the following ways. By using this website or service you consent to this collection and use of information.
Personal information provided as part of the registration process for any product or service is used to manage your subscription and to enable us to provide a better service.
Any information provided by you in connection with any transaction regarding your credit or debit card numbers, expiry date and billing or delivery address will be used by us to process the transaction. These details will be stored on a secure server and may be used by us to facilitate and personalise future transactions with you. If you do not wish us to store and use the information for future transactions, please contact the Customer Services Department at Bankers' Almanac.
We will use contact details provided by you as part of any registration process (i.e. your name, job title, telephone and fax number and your email and postal addresses) to provide any product or services requested by you and also to tell you about important changes to relevant subscription services and their functionality.
Contact details other than email addresses will be used by us and by our associated companies to provide you with information about other services and products which may interest you and may also be disclosed to third party businesses and advertisers for the same purpose. If you do not wish to be contacted for this purpose, you may register your preferences by clicking here.
We will not use or disclose your email address for marketing purposes unless you have agreed that we may use or disclose it in this way. You may at any time opt-out of receiving further emails by registering your preference here.
If you wish to alter any of your registration details please click here.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
Bankers Almanac requires cookies in order to operate fully. We also work with advertisers who place cookies on your computer to serve and target adverts more effectively when you visit the site.
Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Further information about the cookies used by Bankers Almanac is provided below.
Cookies used by Bankers Almanac
The following cookie categories are based on the classification presented in The International Chambers of Commerce (ICC) Cookie Guide
Category 1: Strictly necessary cookies.
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide services that you have requested.
Category 1 Cookies used by Bankers Almanac
Login Status: To identify you as being logged in to our website.
User Subscription Data: Subscription cookies allow us to ensure that you can access resources which you have registered or paid for.
User Session Identifier: A cookie containing a sequence of characters which references the user’s account details held on our server. It also references the user’s current search criteria.
Category 2: Performance cookies.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often. The information collected by these cookies is aggregated, so these cookies don’t collect information that identifies individual visitors. The information collected is anonymous and is only used to improve the way our website works.
Category 2 Cookies used by Bankers Almanac
Web Analytics: Web Analytics cookies are used to improve the design and user experience of our website by providing statistics on site usage and pages visited.
You may choose to decline these cookies by visiting the following sites:
User Profile Data : The user’s company, department and country is stored in an encrypted cookie and passed to Omniture for analytics purposes.
Category 3: Functionality cookies.
These cookies allow us to remember choices you make and provide more relevant features.
Category 3 Cookies used by Bankers Almanac
User Preferences: Preference cookies remember settings you’ve applied to this site such as default bank view and search filters
User Profile Data : The user’s name and login type are stored for functional and display purposes
Category 4: Targeting or Advertising cookies.
These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advert as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers.
Category 4 Cookies used by Bankers Almanac
Targeted Advertising: Advertising cookies are used by third parties to gather and send information to other websites so that they can present you with adverts you may be interested in.
Bankers Almanac uses the following third party advertising network:
You may choose to decline these cookies by visiting the following site:
Campaign Tracking: Campaign Tracking cookies are used to monitor how effective adverts, promotions and e-newsletters are.
We may ask for further information about you as part of online surveys or if you enter any competition or other promotional feature. This information will be used to enable us to improve the relevant product or service and may also be disclosed to other companies as specified in the relevant promotion.
Aggregate statistical information provided by us to our advertisers or others regarding sales or website usage will not include personally identifying information.
Your personal data will be held on a secure server. Our sites are equipped with the latest security devices/firewalls.
Access to Data
Under the Data Protection Act 1988. You have the right to be told what personal information we hold about you on our databases. You should write to us, attn Company Secretary at the following address: Quadrant House, The Quadrant, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5AS. UK stating your full name, your address and any of our publications or services to which you know you subscribe. A small administrative charge may be made for fulfilling this request.
Please note that calls to our Contact Centre may be monitored or recorded.
Accuity is committed to protecting your privacy. Our intent throughout our on-line presence is to collect only the information we need to deliver excellent service, use that information responsibly and keep you fully informed how that information is being used.
How does Accuity use my personal information?
When you fill out a form on any Accuity Web site, you are asked to provide certain information such as your name, e-mail and other contact information. Certain information is required in order to provide the service requested, but other information is optional and may be given at your discretion.
Will Accuity disclose any of my personal information?
Accuity will NOT disclose any of your personal information except as described below:
- Accuity's staff has access to your information.
- Accuity may use your e-mail address to inform you of Accuity's promotions and/or product enhancements.
- Accuity may disclose user statistics in order to describe our services to prospective partners, advertisers and other third parties.
- Accuity may disclose your information if we believe in good faith that the law requires it or to protect the rights or the property of Accuity.
- All personal information is stored in secure password-protected servers.
Could there be any future changes?
Accuity reserves the right to introduce new services or practices that may require a change in this policy. We are committed to make the necessary changes promptly to keep you informed on how we use the information you give us.
Accuity complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. Accuity has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor Program, and to view Accuity's certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.