Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Data automatically collected

Grafton Group plc ("we") log visitor's domain and IP address automatically; this information does not identify you as an individual, but only the computer that is being used to view the site. This data is used to see where the site is being used in the world to ensure coverage, and to help better understand site usage, so that we can improve our service to you. We do not link information automatically logged by such means with personal data about specific individuals.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

We will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are:

Your name
Your mobile telephone number
Your email address
Your occupation

The information collected will be used to send you the information you have requested when you sign up for the email Alert service available on this site.

Collection of Non-Personally Identifiable Information

We collect anonymous visitor information like IP addresses, browser types (such as Internet Explorer or Netscape), referring pages and pages visited. We collect this non-personally identifiable information for the following purposes:

(1) To provide anonymous statistical analysis of web page traffic patterns for our web site
(2) To administer our web site and servers
(3) To allow for auditing of our services by third parties
(4) To improve our web site

We may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group) data about our site visitors' traffic patterns with partners or other parties. However, we do not sell or share any information about individual users.

Anonymous use of Cookies

If appropriate, we will use cookies on this site when users first register for webcasts. This ensures that on subsequent visits, if the cookie has not been deleted, they will not be asked to re-register. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored on your computer by the server maintaining and operating the site. They do not compromise your privacy or security as they store a randomly generated identifying tag on your computer.

The cookie information does not include personal data such as name, age, phone number, e-mail address or mailing address. In addition, we do not link cookies to personal data such as name, age, phone number, e-mail address or mailing address. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. If you would prefer, you can set your browser to stop cookies being placed on your terminal equipment - please refer to your specific Internet browser for instructions.

Your rights

In addition to the Group's safeguards, personal data is protected in Ireland and the UK by the various Data Protection Acts. These provide, amongst other things, that the data we hold about you should be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information should be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It should be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people. You have the right to see what is held about you and correct any inaccuracies online. You can do this by using the "login" link at the beginning of the Alerting Service page.

Policy changes

Any changes to this policy will be posted here.

Security

Investis Limited who operates the email alerts service on this website and Grafton Group plc treats all the data held with the utmost care and security. Any details you give will remain completely confidential.




Disclaimer


THE MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN ARE NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, INTO OR WITHIN THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, JAPAN, SOUTH AFRICA, OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION WHERE IT IS UNLAWFUL TO DISTRIBUTE THE MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN.


The information to which this gatepost gives access (the “Materials”) is intended exclusively for persons who are residents of the United Kingdom, Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey or the Isle of Man, are not residents of the United States and who are not physically located in the United States. Materials do not constitute an offer of securities for sale or a solicitation of an offer to purchase securities in the United States or in any jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation would be unlawful and nothing contained herein shall form the basis of any contract or commitment whatsoever. The Materials (other than the Prospectus dated 24 June 2013 (the “Prospectus”)), have not been approved by the UK Financial Conduct Authority and neither the Materials nor the Prospectus have been approved by the regulatory authorities in Ireland, Guernsey, Jersey or the Isle of Man.


The securities referred to herein and on the pages that follow have not been and will not be registered under the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended, (the “Securities Act”), or with any securities regulatory authority of any State or other jurisdiction of the United States, and may not be offered, sold, resold, pledged, delivered, distributed or transferred, directly or indirectly, into or within the United States or to or for the account or benefit of U.S. Persons (as defined in Regulation S of the Securities Act) except pursuant to an exemption from, or in a transaction not subject to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act and in compliance with any applicable securities laws of any State or other jurisdiction of the United States. The securities referred to herein are being offered and sold outside the United States in offshore transactions, as defined in, and in reliance on, Regulation S under the Securities Act.


There will be no public offer of the securities referred to herein and on the pages that follow in the United States, Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa or any other jurisdiction where it is unlawful to offer the securities. The securities referred to herein and on the pages that follow may not be offered, sold, resold, pledged, delivered, distributed or transferred, directly or indirectly, in Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa or any other jurisdiction where it is unlawful to do so or to any resident or citizen of Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa or any other jurisdiction where it is unlawful to do so.


The offer and sale of the securities referred to herein and on the pages that follow have not been and will not be registered under the applicable securities laws of Australia, Canada, Japan or South Africa. Potential users of this information are requested to inform themselves about and to observe any such restrictions. The securities may only be offered in Jersey in compliance with the provisions of the Control of Borrowing (Jersey) Order 1958 and in accordance with all other applicable regulatory requirements. The securities may only be promoted in or from within Guernsey in compliance with the provisions of the Protection of Investors (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 1987 and in accordance with all other applicable regulatory requirements.


No reliance may be placed for any purposes whatsoever on the information contained in the Materials, other than in respect of the Prospectus, or on their accuracy or completeness. The contents of the Materials, other than the Prospectus, have not been verified by Grafton Group plc or its affiliates, and none of the Materials have been verified by any other person. The information in the Materials is subject to completion and change. Any potential investor should determine for itself the relevance of the information contained in the Materials and any investment in the securities should be based upon such investigation as it deems necessary. None of Grafton Group plc, its affiliates or of any of their advisers and/or agents provide legal, tax, accounting or investment advice in relation to the securities and they are not responsible for any advice you may receive from any third party. You should seek independent advice if you are in any doubt as to the suitability of an investment in the securities for your circumstances.


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