All information received through this Web site, other than personal information required to open your account or subscription, modify your account or subscription, or related to your transactions, shall be deemed NON-personal. Any NON-personal information or material sent to Alpha Trade Analytics will be deemed to be NOT confidential or proprietary. Please note that Alpha Trade Analytics does not want to receive any such NON-personal information or material from you through this site. By sending Alpha Trade Analytics any NON-personal information or material, you grant Alpha Trade Analytics an unrestricted, irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit, distribute and otherwise exploit such information and materials, and you also agree that Alpha Trade Analytics is free to use, for any purpose, any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques that you send it, without obligation to you of any kind.
How We Gather Information: We get most Information directly from you, when you apply for, access and use financial (and related) products and services offered by Alpha Trade Analytics through its affiliated companies and its business partners—whether in person, by telephone or electronically. We may verify this information or get additional information from consumer or investigative reporting agencies or public sources. This Information may relate to your finances, employment, avocations or other personal characteristics, as well as transactions and interactions between or among our affiliated companies or others. The personal information we collect may include your name, address, telephone number, email address, Social Security number and date of birth, as well as details about your professional affiliations, net worth, income, investments and investment experience. In addition, Web tools are used on our Web site to help us monitor traffic patterns and to see how the user navigates through our site. These Web tools are used by us and our affiliates for internal purposes only and are not used to collect or disseminate personal information to any third party.
Disclosure of Information: We do not disclose any nonpublic information about our customers or former customers to anyone, except as required or permitted by law. We may disclose any Information to or as directed by our securities affiliate’s clearing firm(s) or when we believe it necessary for the conduct of our business, or where disclosure is required or permitted by law. Information may be disclosed for audit or research purposes, to attorneys or other professionals, or to law enforcement and regulatory agencies, for example, to help us prevent fraud. In addition, we may disclose Information to affiliated and non-affiliated third party service providers (i) to enable them to provide business services for us or our securities affiliate’s clearing firm(s), such as performing computer related or data maintenance or processing services, (ii) to facilitate the processing of transactions requested by you, (iii) to assist us in offering products and services to you or to assist our clearing firm in offering products and services to you, or (iv) for credit or other background review and reporting purposes. Except in those specific, limited situations, without your consent we will not make any disclosures of Information to other companies who may want to sell their products or services to you. For example, we do not sell customer lists and we will not sell your name to a catalogue company. It is Alpha Trade analytics’ policy to require all third parties that are to receive any Information, other than our securities affiliate’s clearing firm(s), to sign strict confidentiality agreements.