Acuris (Trading as Mergermarket Ltd) Privacy Notice
Mergermarket Limited, a company incorporated in England, with company number 05048084, of 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1BE. We are registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office under number: Z4836264.
How do we process personal data?
Visitors To Our Websites
People We Work With
If you subscribe to any of our newsletters, we will retain your contact details so that we can send you newsletters, which will contain information that we believe will be of use to you. Every email will have an unsubscribe link that can be used to stop future messages.
If you are on our database as a previous or potential candidate for an event, we will send you surveys, information about events, and information about industry news. Every email will include an unsubscribe link at the bottom of the page, if you no longer want to receive these messages.
To fulfil the contract, when you subscribe to one of our services as a corporate subscriber, we will process your user id, password and contact details. We use automated tools to monitor website access using your account details, to identify and manage potential security issues and to keep your account safe. As a legitimate interest, we will send additional information that we believe will be of interest, which you can unsubscribe from at any time using the links at the bottom of emails. When you terminate your subscription, we will keep your record for two years, in case you want to reactive your account.
For our financial crime prevention services, we store personal details (including identity, contact details, appearance on PEPs or Sanctions lists, and adverse media) as a public interest, to help our clients prevent crime. We work hard to maintain the quality of that information and delete information if we believe if to be incorrect or no longer relevant.
For business reasons, we partner and work with many organisations. We retain contact details of people we speak to in those organisations as a legitimate interest. We will delete or restrict use those details if requested, or if we believe the contact details are no longer of use.
If your application is successful, we will need to complete employment checks for legal reasons, to verify your right to work in the country and to verify your previous employment references.
Apart from data required to provide future employment references with your consent, we will delete all employee data seven years after the contract is terminated, unless there are legal reasons to retain the stored data for longer.
Protecting Personal Data
Security of personal data is very important to us. Our business operates under the ISO 27001 International Security Standard. We use a wide range of organisational, technical, physical and operational controls, which are assessed for effectiveness on a regular basis.
- Allow you to opt-out of any process that you previously consented to, at any time.
- Provide a copy of data we hold on you, or to pass it to a third party on your behalf.
- Amend, delete or restrict processing of your data.
- Explain and review any automated decision making or profiling.
- Provide further information about our processing activities.
- Call us on +44 (0)20 3741 1000?
- Send an email to [email protected]
- Send a letter to Data Protection Officer, 10, Queen St Place, London, EC4R 1BE, UK
Please let us know if you are not happy about how we are handling your data. We will do our best to resolve the matter, but if you have further concerns it is your right to make a complaint to the UK Information Commissioner’s Office at https://www.ico.org.uk/.
Our website provides links to other websites, which are beyond our control. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.
This privacy notice was drafted with brevity and clarity in mind. If you would like more details, please let us know.
We reserve the right to update our privacy notice and cookie notice at any time.