DATA PROTECTION

The person responsible in terms of data protection laws, in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is:

Kelson Capital GmbH
Björn Heyden
Steinesweg 7
40822 Mettmann

Phone: +49 (0) 2104 5057352
E-Mail: Kontakt@KelsonCapital.com

Your rights as a data subject

You can exercise the following rights at any time using the contact details of our data protection officer:

  • Information about your data stored by us and their processing (Art. 15 GDPR),
  • Correction of incorrect personal data (Art. 16 GDPR),
  • Deletion of your data stored by us (Art. 17 GDPR),
  • Restriction of data processing if we are not yet allowed to delete your data due to legal obligations (Art. 18 GDPR),
  • Objection to the processing of your data by us (Art. 21 GDPR) and
  • Data portability, provided you have consented to the data processing or have concluded a contract with us (Art. 20 GDPR).

If you have given us your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future.

You can contact a supervisory authority with a complaint at any time, e.g. to the responsible supervisory authority of the federal state of your place of residence or to the authority responsible for us.

A list of the supervisory authorities (for the non-public area) with addresses can be found at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

COLLECTION OF GENERAL INFORMATION WHEN YOU VISIT OUR WEBSITE

Type and purpose of processing:

When you access our website, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide information, information of a general nature is automatically recorded. This information (server log files) includes, for example, the type of web browser, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet service provider, your IP address and the like.

In particular, they are processed for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a problem-free connection to the website,
  • Ensuring the smooth use of our website,
  • Evaluation of system security and stability as well as
  • to optimize our website.

We do not use your data to draw conclusions about your identity. Information of this type is statistically evaluated anonymously if necessary in order to optimize our website and the technology behind it.

Legal basis and legitimate interest:

Processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in improving the stability and functionality of our website.

Receiver:

The recipients of the data may be technical service providers who act as processors for the operation and maintenance of our website.

Storage period:

The data will be deleted as soon as they are no longer required for the purpose of the survey. For the data used to provide the website, this is generally the case when the respective session has ended.

If the data is stored in log files, this is the case after 14 days at the latest. Any further storage is possible. In this case, the users’ IP addresses are anonymized so that they can no longer be assigned to the calling client.

Provision mandatory or required:

The provision of the aforementioned personal data is not required by law or contract. Without the IP address, however, the service and functionality of our website cannot be guaranteed. In addition, individual services may not be available or restricted. For this reason, no contradiction is possible.

COOKIES

Like many other websites, we also use so-called “cookies”. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our website.

You can delete individual cookies or the entire set of cookies. In addition, you will receive information and instructions on how these cookies can be deleted or their storage blocked in advance. Depending on the provider of your browser, you will find the necessary information under the following links:

TECHNICALLY NECESSARY COOKIES

Type and purpose of processing:

We use cookies to make our website more user-friendly. Some elements of our website require that the calling browser can also be identified after changing pages.

The purpose of using technically necessary cookies is to simplify the use of websites for users. Some functions of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies. For this it is necessary that the browser is recognized even after changing pages.

We need cookies for the following applications:

Acceptance of language settings

Legal basis and legitimate interest:

Processing takes place in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR based on our legitimate interest in a user-friendly design of our website.

Receiver:

The recipients of the data may be technical service providers who act as processors for the operation and maintenance of our website.

Provision required or required:

The provision of the aforementioned personal data is not required by law or contract. Without this data, however, the service and functionality of our website cannot be guaranteed. In addition, individual services may not be available or restricted.

Objection

Please read the information about your right of objection according to Art. 21 GDPR below.

Technically unnecessary cookies

We also use cookies to better tailor the offer on our website to the interests of our visitors or to improve it in general on the basis of statistical evaluations.

Please refer to the information below on the display, tracking, remarketing and web analysis technologies used to find out which providers set cookies.

Legal basis:

The legal basis for this processing is your consent, Article 6 (1) (a) GDPR.

Receiver:

The recipients of the data may be technical service providers who act as processors for the operation and maintenance of our website.

For further recipients, please refer to the information listed below on the display, tracking, remarketing and web analysis technologies used.

Third country transfer:

For information on this, please refer to the lists of the individual display, tracking, remarketing and web analysis providers.

Provision mandatory or required:

Of course, you can also view our website without cookies. Web browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. In general, you can deactivate the use of cookies at any time via the settings of your browser (see revocation of consent).

Please note that individual functions of our website may not work if you have deactivated the use of cookies.

Revocation of Consent:

You can revoke your consent at any time using our cookie consent tool.

Profiling:

To what extent we analyze the behavior of website visitors with pseudonymized user profiles, please refer to the information below on the display, tracking, remarketing and web analysis technologies used.

CONTACT FORM

Type and purpose of processing:

The data you enter will be saved for the purpose of individual communication with you. To do this, you must provide a valid email address and your name. This is used to assign the request and then answer it. The specification of further data is optional.

Legal basis:

The processing of the data entered in the contact form takes place on the basis of a legitimate interest (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR).

By providing the contact form, we would like to make it easy for you to contact us. The information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and for possible follow-up questions.

If you contact us to inquire about an offer, the data entered in the contact form will be processed to carry out pre-contractual measures (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b GDPR).

Receiver:

The recipients of the data may be contract processors.

Storage period:

Data will be deleted no later than 6 months after processing the request.

If there is a contractual relationship, we are subject to the statutory retention periods according to HGB and delete your data after these periods have expired.

Provision mandatory or required:

The provision of your personal data is voluntary. However, we can only process your request if you provide us with your name, your e-mail address and the reason for the request.

USE OF SCRIPT LIBRARIES (GOOGLE WEB FONTS)

In order to display our content correctly and graphically appealing across browsers, we use “Google Web Fonts” from Google LLC (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; hereinafter “Google”) to display fonts.

For more information on Google Web Fonts, see https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s privacy policy:https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Use of the Facebok-Pixel

The website of Kelson Capital GmbH uses the pixel of the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Kelson Capital GmbH has no influence on the scope of the data collected by Facebook using the pixel. The following information reflects our state of knowledge:

When visiting our website, the Facebook pixel automatically collects the following data and stores it on Facebook's server (Facebook, Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA):

- IP address of the website visitor

- Time of the website visit

- Device and browser information of the website visitor

- Usage information of our website for events/events specified by us, such as visiting a website or signing up for a newsletter.

The Facebook pixel tells Facebook which of our Facebook ads were clicked on by our website visitors or which page content on our website was interacted with.

If users of our website are logged into Facebook, such an allocation can take place. Even without prior registration in the Facebook account, Facebook may store the IP address and other identifying features.

We use the Facebook pixel to show our Facebook ads only to interested Facebook users. In addition, we can measure the success of the ads we run by seeing whether users have visited our website after viewing one of our ads. The legal basis for the use of the Facebook Pixel is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

You can find more information on the protection of your privacy and on data collection and processing by Facebook in Facebook's privacy policy.

Use of the Linkedin Insight Tag

The website of Kelson Capital GmbH uses the insight tag of the social network LinkedIn (LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). Kelson Capital GmbH has no influence on the scope of the data collected by LinkedIn using the insight tag. The following information reflects our state of knowledge:

When visiting our website, the Insight tag automatically collects the following data:

- IP address of the website visitor

- Time of the website visit

- Device and browser information of the website visitor

- Usage information of our website for events specified by us, e.g. visit to a website or newsletter registration.

The insight tag tells LinkedIn which of our LinkedIn ads were clicked on by our website visitors or which page content on our website was interacted with.

Insofar as users of our website are logged into LinkedIn, such an assignment may take place. Even without prior login to the LinkedIn account, LinkedIn may store the IP address and other identifiers.

We use the insight tag to show our LinkedIn advertisements only to interested LinkedIn users. In addition, we can measure the success of the ads we serve by seeing whether users have visited our website after viewing one of our ads. The legal basis for the use of the Insight tag is Article 6(1)(f) GDPR.

You can find more information about protecting your privacy and about data collection and processing by LinkedIn in LinkedIn's privacy policy.

SSL ENCRYPTION

In order to protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption methods (e.g. SSL) over HTTPS.


INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR RIGHT OF OBJECTION ACCORDING TO ART. 21 GDPR

Individual right of objection

For reasons that arise from your particular situation, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data relating to you, which is based on Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR (data processing on the basis of a weighing of interests); this also applies to profiling based on this provision within the meaning of Art. 4 No. 4 GDPR.

If you object, we will no longer process your personal data unless we can prove compelling legitimate reasons for processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

Recipient of an objection

Björn Heyden
Steinesweg 7
40822 Mettmann

Phone: +49 (0) 2104 5057352
E-Mail: Kontakt@KelsonCapital.com


CHANGE OF OUR DATA PROTECTION REGULATIONS

We reserve the right to adapt this data protection declaration so that it always complies with current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the data protection declaration, e.g. when introducing new services. The new data protection declaration will then apply to your next visit.

QUESTIONS TO THE DATA PROTECTION OFFICER

If you have any questions about data protection, please write us an e-mail or contact the person responsible for data protection in our organization directly:

Björn Heyden
Steinesweg 7
40822 Mettmann

Phone: +49 (0) 2104 5057352
E-Mail: Kontakt@KelsonCapital.com

Parts of the data protection declaration were created with the help of activeMind AG, the experts for externe Datenschutzbeauftragte (Version #2020-09-30).