Terms of use

By accessing information published on this website, you accept the following terms and conditions.

Content

The information published and opinions expressed on this website are provided exclusively for personal use as well as information purposes; they may be changed at any time and without prior notice. No guarantees are made (either expressed or tacit) for the accuracy, completeness and up-to-dateness of the information or expressions of opinion published on this website. Moreover, no obligation exists to remove outdated information from website or to label this information expressly as such. At the same time, the right remains reserved to update or change the content of this website at any time and without prior notice.

No guarantees are made as to the correctness, reliability, up-to-dateness or completeness of the information published on the website.

Any information found on or transmitted through this website or sent or forwarded by you is generally sent as unencrypted data over an open network (the Internet). It is your responsibility to transmit information in a protected, encrypted form if necessary.

If the information contained on this website or the IT systems supporting it are abused, criminal proceedings may be initiated against those responsible for this abuse.

No liability is assumed for the sound functionality and operational stability of the data codes downloaded from this website. It is in particular pointed out that such data codes could harbor risks caused by changes made to them (such as viruses) when transferred over a public network. No support is offered or liability assumed for any possible complications, system interruptions or other damages.

Hyperlinks

The operators of websites to which the website contains a hyperlink are solely responsible for the correctness, completeness, up-to-dateness and legality of these websites, as well as for the sale of any products and services offered there.

If third-party websites contain hyperlinks to the website, no liability shall be assumed for the content of the link or for any third-party offers made via such a hyperlink.

Data protection

The information received via the Internet is treated in accordance with the federal laws governing the protection of data.

Intellectual property rights

The logos and brands used on the website and registered as trademarks are protected by trademark law. Third parties may only use the logos and brands with the permission of the respectively authorized. The entire content of the website is protected by copyright law. Consequently, presentations, brochures, flyers, graphics, texts, designs, charts, etc., may not be reproduced or reused in any way or used for commercial purposes. The right remains reserved to take legal action in the event of any breach or violation of this provision. 

Privacy Statement

This privacy statement (hereinafter the „Statement“) describes how data of the users of this website (hereinafter the “Users”) is collected and for which purposes it is used, forwarded and/or disclosed. The Statement also describes which measures are taken by the Swiss Finance Museum to ensure data security.

By accessing this website, the User accepts that data is collected, uses, forwards and/or discloses data in accordance with this Statement. This statement is subject to any statutory or contractual non-disclosure provisions.

The Statement is subject to change without notice. The most recent version is published online.

Data Collected by the Swiss Finance Museum

The Swiss Finance Museum collects data about the User when he/she accesses the website or when he/she request or uses services offered by the Swiss Finance Museum.

The Swiss Finance Museum collects personal data (e.g. name, gender, address, e-mail, telephone or fax number) which the User provides to the Swiss Finance Museum, e.g.by signing up for a newsletter or leaving a message in the contact from. In addition, the webserver automatically records details of the use of the website (e.g. IP-address, the name of the previous website from which the User accesses this website, the specific pages of the website viewed by the User, including date and length of the visit).

Information on Cookies

This website uses cookies. Cookies are small files which are stored in the User's computer in order to remember his/her use and preferences of the website when the User switches to different pages of the website or between visits of the website.

The Swiss Finance Museum uses cookies particularly for the following purposes:

  • Memory of the User’s preferred language- and country settings;
  • Statistical analysis of the number of users of the website and their user habits;
  • Improvement of speed and performance of the single pages of the website.

The User may control the operation of cookies in his/her browser settings. The respective facilities of the browser and instructions for their use are normally to be found in the user manual or in the help file of the browser. The refusal, blockage or disablement of cookies may result in a reduced availability of the services provided on the website. Furthermore, parts of the website may not function correctly without cookies.

Web analysis

For the analysis of the use of the website the Swiss Finance Museum uses third party analysis tools, e.g. Google Analytics or Webtrends Analytics (hereinafter the “Tool Providers”). The Swiss Finance Museum does not assume any responsibility or liability for the data use by the Tool Providers.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics, a web analysis tool of Google Inc. (hereinafter “Google”) uses cookies, which are text files which are placed in the User's computer to facilitate the analysis of the use of the website by the User. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is generally transmitted to and stored by Google on a server located in the United States. In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, the User’s IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transmitted to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the Swiss Finance Museum, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services to the Swiss Finance Museum relating to website activity and internet usage. In certain circumstances Google will associate the User’s IP address with any other data held by Google. The placement of cookies may be disabled by selecting the appropriate settings on the User’s browser. The Swiss Finance Museum would like to point out that in such case the User may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore the User can prevent Google's collection and use of data (incl. IP address) by downloading and installing a browser plug-in.

Further information can be found under:
General information on Google Analytics and privacy

Webtrends Analytics

Webtrends Analytics of Webtrends Inc. (hereinafter “Webtrends”) uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website is generally transmitted to and stored by Webtrends on a server located in the United States. The User’s IP address will be truncated directly on the User’s computer. The transmission and storage of the IP address occurs in such an anonymized manner. On behalf of the Swiss Finance Museum, Webtrends will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services to the Swiss Finance Museum relating to website activity and internet usage. Neither the Swiss Finance Museum nor Webtrends will associate the collected data with any other data stored by the Swiss Finance Museum or Webtrends. The placement of cookies may be disabled by selecting the appropriate settings on the User’s browser. The Swiss Finance Museum would like to point out that in such case the User may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore the User can prevent Webtrend’s collection and use of data (incl. IP address) by downloading and installing a browser plug-in.

Further information can be found under:
General information on Webtrends Analytics and privacy

Use and Protection of Personal Data

The Swiss Finance Museum uses personal data for the purpose of improving the quality of its products and services, particularly:

  • For the technical management and research and development of the website;
  • For user administration and marketing;
  • To inform the User about services and products by the Swiss Finance Museum.

The Swiss Finance Museum may share personal data with employees, agents or other third parties in or outside the country of residence of the User for the purpose of the provision of a service or for the purposes mentioned above. Employees, agents or other third parties, which have access to personal data, are obliged to respect the User’s privacy. The Swiss Finance Museum protects personal data with appropriate physical, electronic and process-related security measures such as firewalls, personal passwords and/or encoding and authentication technologies.

The Swiss Finance Museum reserves the right to disclose personal user data to government and regulatory agencies as well as to any other third party if required or permitted by applicable statutory laws, regulations, judicial decrees, requests or directives by authorities, or similar provisions.

The Swiss Finance Museum stores user data in accordance with applicable data protection laws.

Information about personal user data

Persons whose personal user data is processed within the scope of this data protection declaration have the following rights:

  • information on whether the personal user data is stored at Swiss Finance Museum and if so, on the kind of personal user data
  • receipt of a copy of the personal user data
  • request to rectify of the personal user data if it is incorrect
  • request to delete personal user data

The Swiss Finance Museum is sponsored by SIX Group AG. Questions about personal user data are to be addressed to:

SIX Group Compliance
Hardturmstrasse 201
P.O. Box 1758
CH-8021 Zurich
Switzerland
compliance-helpline@six-group.com

Links

This website may contain links to other websites not operated or supervised by the Swiss Finance Museum. Third party websites are not subject to this Statement. The Swiss Finance Museum does not assume responsibility for the content of these websites and their use of personal data.

Last updated: May 31, 2017