Privacy Policy

Privacy declaration

Last revised: April 4, 2018

Introduction

During your visit to this website, Bluefield Finance B.V., hereinafter referred to as Bluefield Finance, may collect personal information about you, both directly (through a request for information from you) and indirectly. Bluefield Finance will only use this personal data for the purposes described in this privacy policy and will make every effort to protect the personal data collected. In this privacy policy, personal data means data relating to a natural person that can be directly or indirectly traced to that person, such as your name or your contact details.

This privacy policy contains information about the goals that Bluefield Finance pursues when processing data in connection with this website, about the use of cookies and about how you can exercise your rights with regard to your personal data. By using this website you agree to the use of your data as described in this privacy statement.

 Data processing and purposes

You do not have to register to use our website. If you only visit our website, we do not collect any personal data about you, except to a certain (limited) extent through the use of “cookies”, which we explain below. However, you may provide personal information via this website, for example to be granted access to specific content, to respond to a vacancy or to request notifications about a specific area of ​​interest. In those cases, the information you provide will be used to meet your requests and to adapt and improve this website and related services provided to you according to your wishes. We may also use your personal data for marketing purposes or to send you advertising materials or messages about services that we provide, and that we believe may be of interest to you. This website only collects personal data that has been provided clearly and voluntarily by visitors. You may sen us a request to stop sending emails or messages at any time.

Bluefield Finance does not collect any special personal data, such as data regarding race or ethnic background, religious beliefs, criminal records, physical and mental health status or sexual orientation of visitors. If necessary, we will request your explicit permission for the collection and use of such data.

Google Analytics disclaimer, cookies and reCAPTCHA

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies” (text files placed on your computer) in order to be able to analyze the usage of the website. The information generated by the cookies about your usage of this website is transferred to a Google server in the United States and stored there. In the event that the IP address on this website is anonymized, Google will first shorten your IP address in the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the European Economic Area Agreement. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. Googel will use this information on behalf of the administrator of this website to evaluate how the website is being used, to prepare reports on the activities on the website and to offer other services related to the usage of the website and the usage of the internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser in combination with Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by choosing an appropriate setting in your browser. However, we would like to point out that in that case you may not be able to use all the possibilities provided by this website. You can also prevent the recording and processing of the data generated by the cookies (including your IP address) by downloading and installing the so-called “opt-out browser add-on” via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=nl

You can prevent the collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking here. An “opt-out cookie” is then placed on your website, which ensures that your data is no longer collected when visiting this website.

We use the reCAPTCHA service from Google Inc. (Google) to protect data that is sent through this website. This function checks whether a message is actually being sent by a person in order to prevent that”spam bots”, for instance, automatically send messages or leave comments. Hereby the IP address of a visitor and possibly other data are sent to make Google reCAPTCHA work. The content of a message is sent to and processed by Google. The IP address is hereby abbreviated and thereby made anonymous in countries that are part of the EU and states that participate in the treaty for the European economic area. In exceptional cases, an IP address is passed entirely to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. Google uses this data on behalf of the owner of this website to evaluate your usage of this service. The IP address that reCAPTCHA passes on is not merged with other data from Google. Google’s data protection rules apply to the collection of this data. You can find more information about Google’s privacy policy on this page: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ By using reCAPTCHA you agree that Google will process data about you in the manner and for the purpose as described above.

Internet sites of third parties

This privacy statement does not apply to internet sites of third parties that are connected to this websites through links.

Sharing and transfer of personal data

We do not share personal information with third parties unless this is necessary in order to meet your requests, for our professional and legitimate purposes or it is required or permitted by law, professional standards or quality rules. For example Bluefield Finance may share personal information about you with external companies or service providers who work on our behalf in some cases to be able to grant your request.

Changes to our privacy statement  

We can adjust or change this Privacy Statement from time to time in our sole discretion. When we make changes, we will adjust the revision date stated above. The modified or changed version applies to you and your data as of the revision date. We advise you to view this privacy statement regularly, so that you are always up to date with the way in which we protect your data.

Access, rectification or removal of personal data

If you have made personal data available to Bluefield Finance, you have the right to access this data in most cases in order to correct any inaccuracies. You can also submit a request to change or remove information by contacting us at contact@bluefieldfinance.nl. We will make all reasonable efforts to fulfill your request, as long as it is in compliance with applicable legislation and professional standards. We only keep your personal data for as long as necessary to provide services to you, this is legally permitted or until you request your personal data to be deleted.

Exercise of rights: contact Bluefield Finance

Questions about your interaction with this website, access and accuracy of information that you have previously submitted to Bluefield Finance via the website or about having outdated information removed, you can mail to contact@bluefieldfinance.nl (or by regular mail: Bluefield Finance BV, attn. Privacy, PO Box 40244, 3504 AA Utrecht).  You can also submit your complaints via this e-mail address. If you are not satisfied with the way in which Bluefield Finance has handled your complaint, you have the right to submit a complaint to your country’s supervisory privacy authority.

If you do not wish to receive marketing information from Bluefield Finance, you can also state this via the previously mentioned (e-mail) address. If you have previously registered for newsletters via e-mail and you no longer wish to receive them, you must unsubscribe separately via the link in the newsletters.

Bluefield Finance and personal data

Bluefield Finance takes the protection of personal data very seriously. We have used the General Data Protection Regulation (AVG) to redesign our data protection and data security program. The new European legislation has a place in our internal procedures, in the training of employees and in the organization of processes, systems and relevant (internal) documentation. 

COMMENTS ON DATA PROCESSING IN CONNECTION WITH GOOGLE ANALYTICS

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Ireland Limited. If the person responsible for data processing on this website is located outside the European Economic Area or Switzerland, the Google Analytics data processing is carried out by Google LLC. In the following, Google LLC and Google Ireland Limited are referred to as “Google”.

Google analytics uses socalled “Cookies”. These are text files that are stored on the computer of the visitor of the website and that make it possible to analyze the usage of the website by the visitor. The information generated by these cookies about the usage of this website by the website visitor (including the shortened IP address) is generally sent to a Google server and stored there.

Google Analytics is only used on this website with the extension “_anonymizeIp ()”. This extension ensures anonymity of the IP address by shortening it and excludes direct personal references. With this extension, Google shortens the IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other countries that have signed the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. The IP address sent by the browser in question in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other data from Google.

Commissioned by the website operator, Google will use the information collected to evaluate website usage, to prepare reports on website activity and to provide the site operator with other services related to website activity and internet usage. offer (art. 6 paragraph 1f AVG). The justified interest in data processing lies in the optimization of this website, the analysis of the use of the website and the modification of the content. The interests of users are sufficiently protected by pseudonymisation.

Google LLC. is certified according to the so-called Privacy Shield (see here for list entry) and guarantees an appropriate level of data protection based on this. The data sent and linked to cookies, user IDs (eg user IDs) or advertising IDs are automatically deleted after 50 months. Data for which the retention period has been reached are automatically deleted once a month.

The visitor of the website can adjust data collections from Google Analtics through the cookie-settings fort his website. The collection and storage of the IP address and data generated by cookies can be declined at any time. The browser plugin for this can be downloaded and installed via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

The visitor of the website can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking here. An “opt-out cookie” is then placed on the website, which ensures that the data from the website visitor is no longer collected when the visitor visits the website.

More information about the use of data by Google, the options for settings and objections can be found in the Google privacy statement (https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=nl) and in the advertising display settings by Google (https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated) .

reCAPTCHA

We use the reCAPTCHA service from Google Inc. (Google) to protect data that is sent through this website. This function verifies whether a message is actually being sent by a person in order to prevent, for example, “spam bots” from automatically sending messages or leaving comments. Hereby, the IP address of a visitor and possibly also other data are sent to make Google reCAPTCHA work. The content of a message is sent to and processed by Google. For this, the content of a message is sent to and processed by Google. The IP address is hereby shortened and thereby made anonymous in countries that are part of the EU and states that participate in the treaty for the European economic area. In exceptional cases, an IP address is fully passed to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. Google uses this data on behalf of the owner of this website to evaluate your use of this service. The IP address that reCAPTCHA passes on is not merged with other data from Google. Regarding the data collection, Google’s proetction rules apply. You can find more information about Google’s privacy policy on this page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=nl. By using reCAPTCHA you agree that Google will process data about you in the manner and for the purpose described above.