Security and Disclosure
IKO LIMITED ("IKOFX" or "IKOfx") considers your privacy as our upmost concerns and we respect each individual's right of privacy. We value our relationship with you, and we take pride in maintaining loyalty and respect with each individual client by providing you with security. The provisions of this notice apply to former clients as well as our current clients.
When you apply for or maintain a live account with IKOfx, we have to collect personal information about you for business purposes, such as evaluating your financial needs, processing your requests and transactions, informing you about our products and services that may be of interest to you, and providing customer service. Such information may include:
- Application information:
- Transaction information:
- Verification information:
Information you provide to us on applications and other forms, such as your name, address, birth date, Social Security number, occupation, assets, and income.
Information about your transactions with us and with our affiliates as well as information about our communications with you. Examples include your account balances, trading activity, your inquiries, and our responses.
Information necessary to verify your identity, such as a passport or driver's license. Examples also include background information about you we receive from public records or from other entities not affiliated with IKOfx.
IKOfx is equipped with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology in order to protect certain information that you submitting to us. This type of technology protects you from having your information intercepted by anyone other than IKOfx while it is being transmitted to us. We always aggressive to ensure that our Web sites are secure and meeting the industry standard. We also utilize other safeguards such as firewalls, authentication systems (e.g., passwords and personal identification numbers), and access control mechanisms to control unauthorized access to systems and data.
Sharing Information with Our Affiliates
We may share your personal information described above with our affiliates for business purposes, such as, but not limited to, servicing customer accounts and informing customers about new products and services, or to aid in the trading activity of the company, its affiliates, or employees, and as permitted by applicable law. Our affiliates may include companies controlled or owned by us as well as companies that have an ownership interest in our company. The information we share with affiliates may include any of the information described above, such as your name, address, and trading and account information. Our affiliates maintain the privacy of your information to the same extent IKOfx does in accordance with this Policy.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
IKOfx does not disclose your personal information to third parties, except as described in this Policy. Third party disclosures may include sharing such information with non-affiliated companies that perform support services for your account or facilitate your transactions with IKOfx, including those that provide professional, legal, or accounting advice to IKOfx. Non-affiliated companies that assist IKOfx in providing services to you are required to maintain the confidentiality of such information to the extent they receive it and to use your personal information only in the course of providing such services and only for the purposes that IKOfx dictates.
We may also disclose your personal information to third parties to fulfill your instructions or pursuant to your expressed consent. As we can guarantee, your personal information will not be sold under any circumstances.