Privacy Statement


PCI Research GmbH is committed to safeguarding the personal information of our customers and online visitors. As part of our normal operations we collect information about you. Please read the following policy to understand the treatment of your personal information and what options you have to direct our activities.

By registering or using the PCI Research GmbH service, or accessing our website, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Policy.

Specific questions or comments regarding this policy should be directed to PCI Research GmbH by sending an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Table of Contents

Information Collected
Control of Your Password
Use of Your Information
Disclosure of Collected Data
Other Information Collectors
Changes to This Privacy Policy

1. Information Collected

Our primary goal in collecting personal information is to enable us to provide an efficient, customised service. To use our Private Client Area, please contact us and we will set up an account for you. Once you are registered, you can use the "My Account" page within the Private Client Area to review and change your information.

Once you register, you can use your My Account page to review and change the information that you submitted during registration at any time.

Upon request we will remove your personal information from our operational databases (unless your account is in dispute, in which case it will be kept until the dispute is resolved). In order to remove information, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Technical constraints and the fact that we back up our system may prevent the total elimination of all of your personally identifying information.

In addition to the information we require for registration, we automatically track certain information about you based upon your use of our site. This information may include websites you come from and go to from ours, what browser you are using, your IP address and what searches you perform in our service. This information is compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis.

If you send us personal correspondence or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities, we may collect such information into a file specific to you. Back to Top

2. Control of Your Password

You may not disclose or share your PCI password with any third party. If you lose control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your personally identifying information and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you should immediately change it on the "My Account" Page within the Private Client Area. Back to Top

3. Use of Your Information

We use your personally identifying information and information about your usage internally to improve our services. We may use your contact information to send you administrative/renewal notices or information on new services, promotions, and targeted advertisements. While you may not opt out of the administrative/renewal notices, you may do so for the promotional ones by choosing this preference on your My Account page. Back to Top

4. Disclosure of Collected Data

We strive to do everything we can to protect the privacy of our users. We do not sell or exchange personally identifiable information with any third parties. Back to Top

5. Other Information Collectors

Our website may contain links to other websites for your convenience. Since PCI does not control the privacy policies of third parties, we encourage you to investigate their privacy policies before you disclose your personal information to them. Back to Top

6. Security

PCI uses industry standard efforts to safeguard your personally identifying information. Total security does not however exist on the Internet and third parties may intercept or access transmissions and/or private communications. Therefore, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifying information or private communications would remain private in all cases. Nevertheless, we will make every effort to make sure that we keep your information safe. Back to Top

7. Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy, and recommend that you visit it often. If we make material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you by posting them here. Back to Top