The controller for collection, processing and using data from your use of our web portals at www.adblue.com; www.adblue.de, www.adbluefx.de; www.probluefx.com; www.matrixscreener.com; www.skilltrader.com and www.trademaster.com and corresponding top-level domains, as well as our stock exchange software, “adblue TradeMaster”, is adblue financial systems GmbH, Josef-Orlopp-Str. 42, 10365 Berlin - Germany.
adblue financial systems GmbH is part of the adblue company group,
which currently includes the following companies:
- adblue financial brokerage LLC - USA
- adblue-media GmbH - Germany
- Skilltrader GmbH - Germany
adblue financial systems GmbH can transfer personal data collected from your use of our web portals and/or our stock exchange software to these members – and, if applicable, to any future members of the adblue company group, particularly for the purpose of commissioned data processing.
II. General use of our web portals and general principles
When you visit our web pages, we collect and process the information with which you provide us (voluntarily) on our website, or which you transfer to us in any other way (particularly automatically). This enables us to optimize our services, content and advertising to meet your needs and also to measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.
1. Data automatically transferred by you, usage data, tracking
For statistical purposes and to optimize the services we provide, when you use our homepage, we automatically collect information transferred to us by your browser, including but not limited to the following information:
- the browser type and version that you are using
- the operating system that you are using
- the referrer URL (the page that you had just previously visited)
- the host name of the accessing computer (your IP address)
- the date and time of the server request
To this end, this website uses technology from Live Person, Inc., USA, and from Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses text files called “cookies”, which are stored on your computer and make it possible to analyze your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the USA, where it is stored. Google will use this information to analyze your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for the website operators, and to provide other services regarding website and internet use. Google may also transfer this information to third parties if required by law, or if the third parties in question have been employed by Google to process the data. Under no circumstances will Google connect your IP address with other Google data. You can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting in your browser software; but we would advise you that this may mean that you cannot enjoy the full benefits of all the functions of this website. By using this website, you thereby give your consent for Google to process data gathered from you in the way described above and for the purposes described above.
If you do not use your username and password to log in to our website, the abovementioned information is stored and analyzed entirely anonymously; in this event, we have no way of knowing your identity. For information concerning use of the web pages by a registered (and logged-in) user, see III below.
2. Ordering the newsletter; marketing and advertising
You have the option of ordering an e-mail newsletter by filling in an online form on our website. If you order this newsletter, we will regularly provide you with interesting news about our company and our products. Once you have entered your first name and surname and your e-mail address in our online form, you will receive an automated message with a confirmation link. The e-mail address that you have entered will not be recorded by our newsletter distributor until you have clicked on this confirmation link. You can cancel the newsletter at any time using the link provided at the end of the newsletter.
You can also receive additional interesting information and offers from the adblue company group and from partner companies of the adblue company group. You will receive this information only if you make a separate declaration of consent to receive it – this declaration can be issued together with the newsletter order. Your data will not generally be passed on to partner companies of the adblue company group or to other third parties; any promotional information from partner companies will be sent to you directly by us, or by another member of the adblue company group.
III. Use of our websites and stock exchange software as a registered user
If you use our portals as a registered user, or use our adblue TradeMaster stock exchange software, the following applies, in addition to the abovementioned conditions:
1. Registration details
It is not possible to access our members’ area or to use our stock exchange software without a previous registration, which you can do on our website or in the software. Registration requires you to enter specific additional personal data which are saved in your user profile. Specifically, the following data must be entered when you register:
- Your first name
- Your surname
- Your address (street, postcode, town/city, country, language)
- Your telephone number
- Your Emailadress
Please note: For legal reasons (documentation and storage obligations), if you carry out transactions via your user account, we will store the master data together with the transaction data (see Point 3 below) for a period of at least 10 years.