Customer Privacy Notice
Protecting your privacy is important to Cantor Fitzgerald and our employees. We believe the confidentiality and protection of customer information is one of our most fundamental responsibilities. Whether you are an existing customer or are considering a relationship with us, you have an interest in how we collect, use, retain and secure nonpublic personal information. And while information is critical to providing quality services, we recognize that one of our most important assets is our customers’ trust.
If we change our privacy policies, a revised customer privacy notice will promptly be posted to our web site (www.cantor.com). You agree to accept posting of a revised customer privacy notice electronically on the web site as actual notice to you. You should review the customer privacy notice periodically to remain informed of any changes. Any dispute between you and Cantor Fitzgerald is subject to our customer agreement/terms and conditions and our general policies, terms, and procedures governing Cantor Fitzgerald customer and other accounts, including where applicable, arbitration of disputes and limitation of damages.
If you have any questions that this customer privacy notice does not address or if you wish to discuss Cantor Fitzgerald’s privacy policies in greater detail, please contact our Compliance Department at 212 938 5000 or write us at Cantor Fitzgerald, Attn: Compliance Department, 110 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022.
The Information We Collect
Cantor Fitzgerald may collect nonpublic personal information about you from the following sources:
- Information you provide to us on account opening documentation, applications, subscriptions or other forms;
- Transactions with us, our affiliates, or others;
- From non-affiliated third parties (e.g., credit reporting agencies and others).
Categories of Information that We May Disclose
We may disclose the following kinds of nonpublic personal information about you:
- Information we receive on applications or other forms, such as name, address, social security number and e-mail address;
- Information about your transactions with us, our affiliates, or other;
- Information we receive from a consumer reporting agency, such as creditworthiness and credit history.
Parties to Whom We May Disclose Information
We do not disclose non-public personal information to any non-affiliated third party, except to non affiliated third parties that may assist us in servicing your account, to financial service institutions with whom we have joint marketing agreements, to securities and banking regulators upon requests, to others pursuant to subpoena and otherwise as permitted by law. We may from time to time disclose your nonpublic personal information to our affiliates, including but not limited to affiliated broker-dealers.
If you decide to close your account (s) or become an inactive customer, we will continue to adhere to the privacy and practices described in this notice, or subsequent notices, which may amend the policy stated herein.
Nothing in this customer privacy notice is intended to interfere with our ability to transfer all or part of our business and/or assets to an affiliate or non-affiliated third party at any time, for any purpose, without any limitation whatsoever.
Confidentiality and Security Procedures
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Key Terms to Privacy
“Nonpublic Personal Information” – Personally identifiable financial information that is provided by a customer or potential customer to a financial institution, that results from a transaction with the customer or that is otherwise obtained by the financial institution in connection with providing a financial product or service.
“Affiliate”- Any entity that is part of Cantor Fitzgerald’s family by virtue of common ownership or control.
“Non-Affiliated Third Party” – Any entity that is not part of Cantor Fitzgerald’s family of companies.
Cantor Fitzgerald has created this privacy statement to demonstrate its commitment to protecting its individual users’ personally identifiable information that such users provide to Cantor Fitzgerald or that Cantor Fitzgerald collects and/or receives in connection with such users’ use of this website.
Cantor Fitzgerald may collect your e-mail address when you subscribe to receiving email alerts. Your e-mail address may be used to (and shared with Cantor Fitzgerald’s third party services providers as needed to) convey certain newsletters and updates in connection with this website. When logged in, users have the ability to unsubscribe from receiving these e-mails. Alternatively, users may click the “unsubscribe” link contained in our email messages.
Please note that this website is not designed to be used by or collect any personally identifiable information from individuals under the age of majority.
This website automatically receives and stores users’ IP addresses, cookie information and statistical information about the users’ online experience and the pages they request. In addition, our third party ad networks and other third party service providers, over time and across different websites, may collect IP address, browser type, hardware model and unique device identifier as well as information about users’ activities online when they use this website. Although non-personally identifiable, we may use such received and collected information, disclose it to and share it with our third parties services providers in connection with your access to and/or use of this website. Please note that, as of the latest update of this privacy statement, this website does not currently take actions to respond to “Do Not Track” signals in browsers.
The laws of your state of residence may give you the right to request certain information from us. To request a copy of such information, please contact us by clicking on the link provided below and include your name, state of residence and specific information requested.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, please contact us at [_______________].
Last updated: September 2017