Privacy policy

Responsible for the collection of data on these websites:

K-Bonds AG
Barckhausstrasse 1
D-60325 Frankfurt/Main
Federal Republic of Germany

Management Board: Dr. Hans-Günther Nordhues
Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Salomon J. Augapfel
Commercial register at the local court Frankfurt/Main, HRB 88391

T: +49 (0) 69 / 264 910 500
F: +49 (0) 69 / 264 910 511
E: info(at)k-bonds.com

General

The lasting protection of your personal data (e.g. name, username, country, email address, telephone number) is of utter importance to us.

For this very reason we will process such personal data only in compliance with the regulations of the German data protection act. The following provisions inform you about the type, the scope and the purpose of the collection, the processing and the use of personal data and usage data. The following provisions refer exclusively to services.

Make sure that you are kept informed about the use of personal data with respect to third party websites to which you may be transferred via links on such third party website.

Collection of data

(1) We collect personal data only if you provide them explicitly when contacting us, with the registration on our website or via email.

(2) Usage data which are generated during the visit on our website will only be processed for purposes to make you available the website and the relevant projects and services thereon. The processing will comply with the applicable law and as described in this privacy policy.

Collection of data with accounts (web accounts)

To dispatch our newsletter we require your consent. You may of course unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time, the unsubscription is free of charge.

If you no longer wish to receive the newsletter, you can cancel your subscription by clicking the link at the end of each newsletter or you send an e-mail to info(at)k-bonds.com.

  • Salutation
  • Position
  • First and surname
  • Organisation
  • Email address
  • Username
  • Password

This data will be used for the processing and to for the improvement of our website.

In addition, we use your data to provide you with advertising material.

Newsletter

To dispatch our newsletter we require your consent. You may of course unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time, the unsubscription is free of charge.

If you no longer wish to receive the newsletter, you can cancel your subscription by clicking the link at the end of each newsletter or you send an e-mail to info(at)k-bonds.com

Information right and right of objection

Upon your request you will receive free of charge information about personal data saved with us.

In accordance with the legal provisions you have the right to correct, lock and delete your personal data.

It is also possible to object to the usage of your data for purposes of advertising, market or opinion research.

Data security

Our website and other facilities are secured by technical and organisational means against loss, deletion, access to, amendment of, or distribution of your data by unauthorised personnel.

Cookies

(1) For the optimisation of our Internet presence cookies are used.

These text files put us into a position to save on your personal computer, notebook or other end-user gadget specific information about you as a visitor of our Internet site.

Cookies are also useful to increase security, to count usage and the number of users on our website, analyse usage patterns and assess the marketability.

(2) Session cookies: You can be identified by “session cookies” during the time of your visit. These cookies will be deleted after the termination of the usage of our website.

(3) Persistent cookies: Persistent cookies enable us to collect information of visitors who are regularly visiting our website.

By using such cookies we are in a position to continuously improve our products and services for you. These cookies do not contain any personal data. The data contained in cookies will at no time be consolidated with your personal data.

(4) Registration cookies: Persistent cookies are also used if you use the function “register on this computer automatically”. In this case a persistent cookie will be saved on your computer which you are using at that time in order to give you automatic access by ID number. Registration data or pass word will, however, not be saved.

(5) Third-party cookies: If required, our website enables persistent cookies by third parties.

It is possible to bar the placement of cookies and to object the creation of user profiles. In order to achieve that the browser needs to de-activate the saving of cookies or to configure the browser in such a way that you will be informed as soon as a cookie is sent. In addition, cookies can be deleted from the disc of your personal computer. You cannot render an offer on our platform if you object to session cookies.

Usage of log files

Each page view generates log data in a protocol file, the server log. The server log will be saved. The saved content contains the following data:

  • Date, time, which file has been viewed, status, the request, data volume transferred and the Internet site from which you accessed the website reviewed; and
  • Product and version information of the browser used, your operating system and the country of origin.

This data will be used for statistical evaluations, for example to find out it which dates, at which times offers on our website are of particular interest. Furthermore this data informs us how much data volume is generated on our website.

In addition, log files enable us to recognise possible faults. In that sense log files can be used for the development of our websites. There is no consolidation of the page reviews and usages with individual people.

We reserve the right to use data contained in log files if there is a suspicion based on facts that users make use of our websites or our services for illegal purposes or in breach of contract.

Statistical evaluations with Piwik

This website uses the open source analytic software Piwik (piwik.org) in order to render statistical evaluations with respect to the usage of our website. With such evaluation we have the possibility to optimise our websites for the users and to create them more user-friendly. Piwik saves collected data (e.g. shortened IP address, time, page reviewed, used browser, search engine, plug-ins) in a database. Therein, the evaluations generated by Piwik are completely anonymous and cannot be used for the identification of individual people. IP addresses will become illegible (shortened) prior to entry into the database. A consolidation of data saved by Piwik with other data sources or a transfer to third parties does not take place.

Possible alteration of the privacy policy

This privacy policy can be changed at any time, in order to adapt it to technical or legal alterations. Therefore, it is necessary that you regularly review this privacy policy in order to be kept informed about its actual content. In case your consent is necessary, we will inform you about the respective alterations and ask you for your consent.