Collecting and Using Information
When you visit and use this website, information is collected from you automatically through the use of "cookies." Cookies are small data files that contain a unique identification number stored on your computer. Our website sends cookies to your computer's browser to allow us to better understand who is coming to our site for the first time or is a returning visitor. When you visit this website, cookies are only used to record your preferences and choices as you navigate through the site. This information helps us to customize the delivery of our website content and make our website more useful to our visitors. The information collected through cookies is only stored for the length of time that you are connected to this website. Once you leave this website, the information is no longer retained.
We only collect a ‘Session’ cookie that will exist only for the lifetime of the current browser session. The Session cookie will exist from the point at which the visitor first arrives at your website until the visitor closes all browser windows. The Session cookie allows us to associate visitor actions with a ‘session’ and is seen as essential for the proper management of the website.
Other than the collection of information as described above, we will not collect personal information about you when you visit our website, unless you choose to directly provide such information to us when contacting us via email. We will use this personal information to process your request and, when applicable, respond to you. By contacting us in this manner, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information for purposes of responding to your request. If you provide personal information via email to apply for employment with State Street, you consent to the collection, use and retention for a reasonable period of time of your personal information for the purposes of considering you for the possibility of present or future employment at State Street. We will not sell, rent, give or otherwise disclose your personal information to anyone outside of State Street or its affiliated companies within the State Street group of companies, without your consent, unless required to do so in accordance with law, regulation or legal process.
We strive to protect all personal information we receive online with appropriate safeguards and security measures. However, by nature the Internet is not a secure medium and neither the privacy of your communications nor the visits to this website, can be absolutely protected from third parties’ attacks. Accordingly, by visiting this website, you acknowledge and agree that State Street does not guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and that you do so at your own risk.
Providing Access and Maintaining Accuracy
We will provide access to the personal information we collect and retain about you and use all reasonable efforts to maintain the accuracy of your personal information.
*State Street refers to State Street Bank GmbH and its affiliated companies