Last Updated : 1 June 2020
Investamy (Herein: “The Company”), owned and operated by GRAND
ARION DMCC, registered and regulated in DMCC Authority Dubai, UAE. The Company (or
“we”, “us”, “Investamy”) is proud in maintaining strong and professional
relationships with our clients and general public. Hence, we place strong
emphasis in respecting and supporting each person’s right to privacy.
identifiable information that we collect and process through Investamy website
at www.investamy.com as well as any other related sites and applications.
This Policy does not apply to websites operated by other organizations and
other third parties. The Policy also applies to personal information that we
collect and process when you use or interact with our services through any
correspondence made with us by e-mail, phone or otherwise. The Policy aims to
inform you about the type of information we gather, who we share it with, what
we use it for, how we keep it secure and what your data privacy rights are.
When using any of our Services you consent to the
collection, transfer, storage, disclosure, and use of your personal information
What personal information
does Investamy process and why?
When you apply or maintain an account for educational
purposes with Investamy, we collect personal information about you for business
purposes, such as processing your requests and transactions, informing you
about products and services that may be of interest to you and providing
educational and customer services.
The information you provide on applications and other
forms, such as your name, email, phone, country; or by corresponding with us by
post, phone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes personal information you
provide when you:
We will use the information you provide us to:
you on matters related to your account, including without limitation, to
request any additional information and/or documentation;
the products and services offered to you
administrative records relating to our business according to all applicable
you with notices related to your account, general updates, market updates and
other marketing materials, including without limitation, the services and
products offered by us and our affiliates
other legitimate or lawful matters
Sharing personal information with external parties
Third party disclosures may include sharing such
information with our group companies, affiliates or non-affiliated
companies that perform data processing and support services for your
account or facilitate your transactions with Investamy, including those that
provide professional, legal, technological, processing payments or
accounting services to Investamy. Third parties are required to maintain the
confidentiality of such information and to use your personal information for
the purposes that Investamy dictates and within the ambit of the applicable
Also We may share personal information with
any competent law enforcement body, regulatory, government agency, court
or other third party where we believe disclosure is necessary (i) as a
matter of applicable law or regulation, (ii) to exercise, establish or defend
our legal rights, or (iii) to protect your vital interests or those of any
Our legal basis for using your personal information
Entering into and performing the contract with
you: If you have an Investamy account or have registered to the Site or
service, our legal basis for processing your personal information is that it is
necessary for the performance of the relevant Investamy terms and conditions,
service to you. With respect to an Investamy account, this includes facilitating
access to our educational platforms and materials, processing payments.
For other justifiable grounds, including legal obligation
and legitimate interests: We process your personal information where necessary
for Investamy to comply with legal and regulatory obligations we are under, and
also where it is necessary for legitimate interests we have in conducting our
business. These include without limitation:
Learning about your interests and preferences to contact
you with information that is relevant to you and helping us maintain
promotional communications with you.
Analyzing and continually improving the Site and our services and helping us
pilot test versions of the Site internally to develop new features and ensure
the efficient running of Investamy services.
Individuals whose personal information we process may be
entitled according to their place of residence in EU and other regions:
to review their personal information,
to request that it is erased, and we will comply, unless there is a lawful
reason for not doing so
that its processing is restricted,
or that any inaccurate personal information is corrected.
have the right to object to the processing of your personal information,
or in some circumstances to obtain a copy of the personal information in
machine readable format,
right to opt-out of marketing communications, You can exercise this right by
clicking on the “unsubscribe” or “opt-out” link in the marketing e-mails we
have the right to object to have your personal information disclosed to our
affiliates or other third parties as described in this Policy.
Any such request should be submitted in writing to: [email protected]
Individuals also have the right to complain about the use
of their personal information to the Supervisory Authority which in Cyprus is
the Office of the Commissioner for Personal Data Protection.
Cookies are tiny pieces of data that are sent to your
computer by a website and stored on your computer. Cookies are non-executable
and cannot be used to install malware. They allow websites to recognize
visitors when they return and include basic information about them that is
checked and updated every time you visit the website.
Some of the cookies that Investamy sets when you visit
any of our websites are essential to the working functionality of the site.
Performance cookies are another type of cookies uses to
provide with you a better user experience and to improve how content on our website
Marketing cookies are also set usually by third party
advertising networks to ensure we are providing you with targeted adverts more
relevant to you and your interests. If you do not want to receive non-mandatory
cookies, you can manage your preferences. If you use our web
services without blocking cookies, you are actually consenting to the
If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can modify your
sent. You can also delete cookies that have already been sent. You can do this
by modifying your browser settings; the Help function within your browser
should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to
visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/, which contains comprehensive
information on how to manage cookies on a wide variety of desktop browsers.
How does Investamy keep my
personal information secure?
We use appropriate technical and organizational measures
to protect the personal information that we collect and process about you. The
measures we use are designed to provide a level of security appropriate to the
risk of processing your personal information. In particular, we:
Hold personal information in secure facilities and where
the information is held electronically, on secure servers.
Use encrypted transmission links whenever we can.
Use other safeguards such as firewalls, authentication systems (e.g.,
passwords), and access control mechanisms to control access to systems and
Retention of personal information
The period for which we will retain personal information
will vary depending on the purposes that it was collected for, as well as the
requirements of any applicable law or regulation. The retention of your
personal information will be subject to periodic review. We may keep an
anonymized form of your personal information, which will no longer refer to you
without time limits, to the extent that we have a legitimate and lawful
interest in doing so.
If you have an account with Investamy, we will
store your personal information for as long as you maintain that account, and
after you cease holding an account, for as long as we are required to by laws
and regulations that are applicable to us or according to our legitimate
Our services are not available for users under the age of
18 (or the age of legal consent for the jurisdiction the user is located in) (a
“minor”). We do not knowingly collect personal information from or about
minors. If you are a minor, you should not download or use any of our services
nor provide any personal information to us.
If we become aware that a minor has shared any
information with us, we will delete such information. If you have any reason to
believe that a minor has shared any information with us, please contact us
at [email protected]
Personal Data transfers
Subject to certain conditions, we may transfer your
personal information to a third party in countries outside the EEA for further
these circumstances we will, as required by applicable law, ensure that your
privacy rights are adequately protected by appropriate technical, organization,
contractual or other lawful means
The Policy will be reviewed from time to time to take
account of changes to our operations or practices and, further, to make sure it
remains appropriate to any changes in law, technology and the business
environment. Any personal information held will be governed by our most current
When we update our Policy, we will take appropriate
measures to inform you, consistent with the significance of the changes we
HOW TO CONTACT US
Investamy is the controller of your personal information.
Questions, comments, complaints and requests regarding your data or this