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What is the GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies to all companies handling the personal data of Europeans, and brought the most significant changes to data protection laws in more than two decades. It introduced strict rules on how companies collect, hold and transmit and use personal data.

The GDPR aims to meet the requirements of the digital age, and give the control of personal data back to individuals. Read more in our Privacy Policy about how we work with ensuring GDPR-compliance. 

What does the GDPR mean for me?

In short, the GDPR means that you:

  • Have the right to obtain more detailed information about how we process your personal data. This information is provided in our Privacy Policy.
  • Have enforced rights as a data subject, like the right to erasure, objection or correction. 

Want to learn more about the GDPR?

The EU Commission has a lot of valuable information. Please read more here.

The National Commission for Data Protection (CNPD), which is our lead data protection authority, provides valuable information. You can also find information at your local Data Protection Authority in your local language, read more on the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)

Our commitment to the GDPR

Keeping your information safe and secure is among our highest priorities.

As a financial regulated institution, subject to strict financial and regulatory legal obligations, we take our compliance responsibilities, including data protection, very seriously.

We have appropriate policies and procedures in place to ensure compliance with data protection laws and we are continuously monitoring emerging legislative changes. For more information on how we process personal data, please visit our Privacy Policy

Want to exercise your rights as a data subject?

Data subjects are the individuals whom the personal data relates to. If at any time you want to exercise your rights as a data subject or if you are unhappy with the way we are dealing with your personal data, just submit a request through our online web form found here and we’ll do our best to assist you.

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