Maintaining the privacy of user's information is important to us. This privacy statement outlines how we collect information from you, when you register as a user at http://thehindubusinessline.equitymaster.com (site/sub-domain) and what we do with that information.
When you browse through the pages of the site, read or download information, we may collect, note or analyze details about your visit such as:
This information we collect relates to your server or PC rather than you yourself.
The information we collect will be used within Business Line or Equitymaster to help us improve our online services keeping in mind your needs, and to help us to provide you faster navigation and access to the various sections of the site. We may disclose this information to other persons for these purposes or for related purposes, including to information technology companies who assist us in constructing, designing and maintaining the site.
We will also collect your personal details while registering you as a user or when you wish to download certain information from our site or if you email us with a comment or query. We will use your details:
We may also contact you to follow up on your request, or to provide you with further information about our products and services which may be of interest to you. Where we need to send you any documents, we may disclose your personal details to the mailing houses, printers or document management providers which Business Line or Equitymaster uses so that they can forward the documents to you on our behalf.
If you want to find out what personal information (if any) we hold in respect of you which has been collected through the site, or if you wish to update or correct your personal information, please contact us.
Collection of information The user represents that he is fully aware that in the course of using this site or in the process of subscribing to the services or part of it, Business Line or Equitymaster may obtain information relating to the user, which is of a confidential nature. Business Line or Equitymaster does not collect personal information about the user except when such users specifically provide such information on a voluntary basis. This information may be stored by Business Line or Equitymaster or its Affiliates and used by Business Line or Equitymaster and will be kept confidential. Personal information on users will not be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the user.
Use of Information
Business Line and Equitymaster undertakes not to disclose the information provided by the users to any person, unless such action is necessary to:
Further, some of the user information is maintained in Business Line and Equitymaster's marketing database. Business Line or Equitymaster may contact a user either by post, or by telephone or e-mail primarily as a follow-up to the user's request/enquiry or to answer any questions. Business Line or Equitymaster may also contact a user from time to time in respect of other products and services that may be of interest to users. If a user does not wish to receive information about these products or services, the user may simply contact Business Line or Equitymaster respectively by phone, e-mail or post and communicate its desire not to receive information on these products or services.
If, at any time after registering for information or subscribing to our services, you wish to discontinue receiving information from us or you wish to opt out of our marketing or promotional emails, phone calls or discontinue receiving any other direct communication from us, please either click on the "unsubscribe" link available in the service/promotional/marketing emails or send us your request to unsubscribe at firstname.lastname@example.org
Policy against advertising using unsolicited email messages
Business Line and Equitymaster ensures that all emails promoting www.thehindubusinessline.com or www.equitymaster.com or its services or the domains owned by them are sent only to subscribers who have agreed to receive such messages. Business Line and Equitymaster prohibit any advertising of their brand and Website using unsolicited email messages. If you feel that you have received unsolicited emails from Business Line or Equitymaster and would like to register a compliant, please contact us at email@example.com We will on a best effort basis investigate all complaints related to unsolicited email messages.
Third Party Advertising
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other sites in order to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you.
Please note that this Privacy Statement does not extend to third party sites linked to this website.