Privacy & Security:

PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. Online Privacy & Security

Our Promise to You

Protecting your privacy and safeguarding your personal, business and financial information is a cornerstone of our business and will always be one of our highest priorities.

Online Data

PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. uses online data collection tools to improve functionality, to enhance security, for evaluating the effectiveness of our website and communication efforts, or to provide clients with a customized online experience.

Site Customization

Some sections of PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc.’s website use cookies as a means of offering clients a personalized experience. For example, some of the online tools and calculators available on our website use persistent cookies in order to provide users with the option to save their information for a future visit.

To Improve Operations and Functionality

PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc.’s website may use cookies to monitor and improve operations and functionality. These cookies do not contain personal or financial information. They gather statistical data such as the average time spent on a particular page. This kind of information provides insight on how to improve the design, content and navigation of our website.

To Provide Enhanced Security

PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. uses a variety of techniques to help protect your information from being accessed by unauthorized users. This can include an encrypted persistent cookie that contains information to help us verify you as the client and to block unauthorized attempts to access your accounts.

To Evaluate Website and Communication Effectiveness

PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. or its agents on behalf of PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. may use persistent cookies and electronic images known as Web beacons on PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc.’s website and in email communications, to analyze the effectiveness of our site and ongoing communication efforts. Web beacons are used to compile aggregated statistics about website usage patterns, like how many times a link or area on a webpage is clicked. We may also use the anonymous information that is captured automatically in logs by web servers to evaluate the performance of our web sites.

PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. or its agents on behalf of PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. may also use cookies and web beacons in association with the advertisements promoting PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. services that appear on other company websites and in email communications. This allows PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. and its agents on behalf of PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. to measure the response to a marketing campaign.

The agents we retain are subject to strict privacy and confidentiality standards which prohibit the collection or use of any personal or non-personally identifiable information for any purpose other than to facilitate specific operations that they have been contracted to provide.

All the information collected in any of these tracking activities is non-personal and is not used in connection with any other information that could identify you personally.

Declining Cookies

It is possible to still browse PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc.’s website even if you decline cookies. However if you choose not to accept cookies, some PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. website operations may not function properly or optimally. As well, you will not be able to access certain secured sites.

Cookies are widely used and most web browsers are configured to accept cookies automatically. If you prefer not to accept cookies, you may adjust your browser settings to notify you when a cookie is about to be sent, or you may configure your browser to refuse cookies automatically. If you would like to learn more about your cookie options, please refer to your browser's documentation or online help for instructions.

Online Security

We diligently work to maintain our online security to the highest possible standards. Controls that we use across our online infrastructure include:

  1. Robust and multi-layered security of servers and applications.
  2. Regular reviews of our security practices and technology updates.
  3. Regular reviews to ensure our security and privacy policies and standards reflect our industry leading position.
  4. Use of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption to protect the information you send or receive from our secure sites.
  5. Use of encrypted password log-ons to PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc.’s secure websites to help safeguard against unauthorized access to your account.
  6. Automatic session terminations when extended inactivity is detected. This helps to protect your information if you are called away from your computer.

Updating Our Privacy & Security Principles

These PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. & Security Practices are to be read together with and form part of the PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. Legal Terms. Any changes to our privacy policy and information handling practices will be reflected in this policy without notice by updating this posting. We may add, modify or remove portions of this policy when it is required or appropriate to do so. You agree to review the PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc. & Security Practices regularly and your continued access to PANGEA Private Family Offices Inc.’s website will mean that you agree to these changes. You may determine when this policy was last updated by referring to the modification date found at the bottom of the Privacy & Security page.

2013