The type of personal information we collect
In order to enable us to deal with your inquiries, open and operate an account or to generally provide you with our products and services and comply with laws and regulations, we may need to and/or may be required to collect, record, hold, use, disclose and store (i.e. “process”) personal information and financial information about you, including but not limited to:
How we collect personal information
We obtain personal information in various ways, including but not limited to:
Cookies help us give you the best experience of using our site. In this policy we use the term "cookies" to refer to cookies and other similar technologies.
Cookies are small data files that we or companies we work with may place on your computer or other device when you visit our website. They allow us to remember your actions or preferences over time.
We use both session and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted when you close down your browser, while persistent cookies remain on your device until they expire or you delete them. Persistent cookies allow us to remember things about you when you visit our website again.
How we use your personal information
Other than as stated above, we may use your personal information for one or more of the following purposes:
Disclosure of personal information
As a part of providing you with our products and services, and for the management and operations of these products and services, and to comply with legal and regulatory requirements, we may be required or need to disclose information about you and your account with us to the following third parties:
The aforementioned third parties may in some instances be located outside of your country.
We will otherwise treat your personal information as private and confidential and will not disclose your information to anyone outside Bitfxt except:
Security of your personal information
Bitfxt places great importance on ensuring the security of your personal information. We regularly review and implement up-to-date technical and organisational security measures when processing your personal information. Employees of Bitfxt are trained to handle the personal information securely and with utmost respect, failing which they may be subject to disciplinary action.
The personal information we collect from you may be transferred to, stored and processed outside of the jurisdiction in which you reside, and the laws of those countries may differ from the laws applicable in your own country. For example, information collected in the European Economic Area (EEA) may be transferred to, stored and processed at a destination(s) outside of the EEA. Any processing of such information will be undertaken by our staff, or the staff of our third-party service providers, whose roles will include verifying your identity, processing payment details, and providing customer support. By submitting your personal data, you agree to the transfer, storing or processing of it outside of your jurisdiction.
Additional matters relating to personal information
Retention of personal information
Incomplete personal information
Where indicated (for example in application forms or account opening forms), it is obligatory to provide your personal information to us to enable us to process your application for our products or services. Should you decline to provide such obligatory personal information, we may not be able to process your application/request or provide you with our products or services.
Your right to access and update your personal information
You have a right to access your personal information. Please contact customer support if you wish to have access to your personal information. Bitfxt will take steps to verify your identity before fulfilling your request.
If there are any changes to your personal data or if you believe that the personal data we have about you is inaccurate, incomplete, misleading or not up-to-date, please contact us so that we may take steps to update your personal data. Bitfxt may use its discretion in allowing the corrections requested and/or may require further documentary evidence of the new information to avoid fraud and inaccuracy.
Contacting Bitfxt in relation to personal information