ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker Privacy Policy


Updated on: July 11, 2016


ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker’s Privacy Policy governs the collection, use and protection of your personal information by ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. All terms used but not defined herein shall have the meaning assigned to the same in the User Agreement/Terms of Use of ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. Our Privacy Policy allows you to choose the nature and extent of information you provide to us and control its use.

By using or visiting ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker (as a Member/user) you consent to our Privacy Policy terms outlined below.


ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker’s promise on your Privacy


ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker is committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring that you retain your privacy while availing/using icicibankbizcircle.globallinker.com (“ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker”) (we, our Services, us) and the Services available on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. We have thus adopted the following policy in relation to any personal information, which may be collected through ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker (“Privacy Policy”).

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker respects your privacy. We encourage you to view and be familiar with our Privacy Policy which details:
1. The information we collect about you

2. How this information is used, and

3. Your information choices


ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker respects your Privacy:

• We do not sell or rent our Members’ Personal Information to third parties.
• In addition, we also take precautions to ensure the safety of the information we collect; For example, we store and transmit important sensitive information (e.g. passwords used for authentication) in encrypted forms only.


Information we collect about you

Personal Information

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker collects information which enhances your experience with us.

This ranges from identifiable information & linkable information

We collect your personal information (“Personal Information”) when you sign up on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker to create your Account or as shared by members of your Company and/or partners to facilitate ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker’s group sign up activities to become a ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker member (”Member”) and create your profile. Personal Information means and includes all information that can be linked to a specific individual or to identify any individual, such as name, address, mailing address, telephone number, e-mail address, and any and all details that may be requested while any Member visits or uses ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker.

Additional information about yourself, your business and Company, your contacts and other information, if included in your profile at your sole discretion, could enrich your experience on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker.


Device & log information

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker collects or determines device & log information to analyse trends to help improve the overall experience

When you view and interact with ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker pages, features, and functionality, including ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker mobile applications, features(like adding to your profile, participating in Groups and Company Buzz, uploading contacts, Chats etc.) and platform technology (like “Share on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker” buttons or third party applications), we also collect your IP address, browser type, operating system, mobile carrier, and your ISP, and receive the URLs of sites from which you arrive or leave ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker, or sites that have embedded ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker.


Cookies

Through cookies and other technologies that allow us to recognize you, we customize your experience, and serve content, offers, features, information, messages, advertisements etc., on and off ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker, when you participate in initiatives offered by ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker or by third parties on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker including surveys, polls or other third party research undertaken with your consent. By visiting and/or using ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker you agree to our placing cookies and such technologies on your browser in accordance with our cookie policy.

For more information on cookies, please refer to the ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker Cookie Policy


Linking Third Party Sites & Information Sync with ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker

You may choose to import or sync your information, link information or your Account onto ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker, as it would help enhance your experience on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. In addition you may also link third party sites, applications with ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. You will be required to provide information not related to ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker.

We may share information, as required, with ICICI Bank Limited and Affiliate Partners to help them offer you privileges and their services in the most appropriate manner.

In order to fulfill your requests for services that require payments, we may share your payment information with our payment processor(s)/payment gateway partner(s) and other fulfillment agencies.In case, you decline such a request, you will be requested to input such details every time you need to connect with such third party sites for transacting.


Advertising and Web Beacons

We may serve our own ads and may also allow third party advertisements and/or messages on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker to Members and Visitors

We may also include a file, called a Web beacon, for research and analysis of your site usage behaviour.


How this information is used

We use Personal Information you provide to:

a. display your profile to prospective and existing ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker Members, through searches within and outside ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker in the form of your eBiz card, profile or any other forms to identify content and other inputs posted by you as a part of content contributed or other activities performed by you on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker

b. authenticate, administer your Account with us and to assist, support, orient, coach and to tailor/customize your experience on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker through the presentation of, including but not limited to, contextually relevant content, offers, messages, advertisements etc.

c. provide you Service(s)and/or promotional communications through email, SMS and other forms of communication including but not limited to notices on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker and based on your message preferences either directly or through ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker and/or our Affiliate Partners.

d. connect you to other ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker and community Members to provide greater opportunities for you to grow the business of your Company

e. Perform actions initiated by you & perform actions which will help you grow your business on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker

f. data analysis

g. surveys, polls

h. provide important communications and notices

i. searches on and outside ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker

j. resolving queries & other communication through our helpdesk

k.to comply with legal matters

l. sharing relevant information with third party-sites, where you may have sought a product or service or may have sought to submit your information. Such sharing is done only after you confirm submission of such information that may be prefilled in form fields or provided by you.

m. for you to communicate with other Members on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker which may include, but is not limited to, messages, shares, comments with linked & un-linked Members, or outside ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. All such content shared will be shared by you via ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker features and functions or with each other. Such content may be available for others to view unless specified & you are advised to exercise caution before posting content which you may deem to be confidential or violate your or any other Member rights.

n. sharing your demographic information with ICICI Bank for the Bank to make relevant offers and communication to you, including in relation to ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker and other offers they may consider to be beneficial to you

Please note that we do not sell, rent, or otherwise provide Personal Information to third parties without your consent except where it is necessary to carry out your instructions (to process your payment information, for example) or to add efficiencies and economies to our systems and operating processes.


Your Information Choices

You may:
a. Review, enhance or edit your Personal Information through your settings and your personal profile page

b. Control the messages you receive from ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker and other Members within and outside of your network on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker

c. Change your profile and manage your network on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker to control visibility and accessibility through ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker

d. Control whether ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker uses your name and profile photo in social ads; and

e. Close your ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker Account


Your obligations to other Members


Misuse and unlawful use of Member/User Information

While using the Services offered on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker you are also obligated to respect the information of other Members/users of ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker and not misuse the access you have through search, networking facilities and other means available on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. You must also endeavor to maintain confidentiality of other Member’s Personal Information and transactions if the same are shared with you.

In case of any abuse or alleged abuse of the privacy of other Members/users, ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker (DigiVation/ ICICI Bank) reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to take appropriate action against you in accordance with the terms of the Terms of Use.


Important information


Consent to providing us your information

You consent that the information you provide us on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker, about yourself or your business, is ‘authorized’ and voluntary on your part.

From time to time, we may add or enhance services available on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. To the extent these services are provided, and used by you, we will use the information you provide to facilitate the service requested. For example, if you email us with a question, we will use your email address, name, nature of the question, etc. to respond to your question. We may also store such information to assist us in making ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker better and easier to use.


Company Admin Responsibilities

The Company Admin of your Company will be provided additional controls to monitor Company information and activities and that of its Members. Your Company Admin may be acquainted with additional information regarding your use of Company related modules and functions on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker.

In addition, the Company Admin will be able to allow, deny usage of functions and activities and also assign authority to the Members of the Company.


Modifications to ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker Privacy Policy

We may review our Privacy Policy from time to time, and may make periodic changes to the policy in connection with that review, without prior notice. Therefore, you may wish to bookmark this page and/or periodically review this page to make sure you have the latest version.

Notice of all changes that materially affect ways in which your Personal Information may be used or shared will be posted in updates to our Privacy Policy. These changes will be enforced once posted in the ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker Privacy Policy.

If you do not agree to the revised terms you may close your Account on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker.


Information Security

Personal information you provide will be secured in accordance with industry standards and technology. To protect your personal data stored with us from being accessed, altered, used, disclosed or destroyed, we use reasonable administrative, physical and technical security measures. Since the Internet is not a 100% secure environment, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. You are responsible for exercising caution while selecting and managing your ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker sign in/access credentials (including the single sign-on access), maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and Account information, and for controlling access to your email communications at all times.


Third Party Links & Redirections

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker contains links from and to other websites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you may be entering another website for which ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker has no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of all such sites as their policies may be materially different from this Privacy Policy. However, you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords, and your ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker membership account information. Please be very careful, responsible, and alert with this information, especially whenever you are online.


Legal Obligations& Compliance

We may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; or where there is duty to the public to disclose; or where the interest of ICICI Bank requires disclosure to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker's or any or all of its affiliates, associates, employees, directors or officer’s rights or property. However, nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to limit any legal defenses or objections that we may have to a third party, including a government’s request to disclose your information.

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker Cookie Policy

Effective on August 01, 2018


Introduction

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker aims to provide you with an experience that is contextually relevant and useful. Cookies help us provide you with a customized experience on the desktop, mobile or native clients. Cookies, however, do not store any Personal Information, Sensitive Personal Information or any information that can identify you (collectively referred to as “Personal Data.”)

By continuing to use ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker website https://icicibankbizcircle.globallinker.com/ (the “Site”) you agree that we can store and place cookies on your computer and mobile devices to improve your online experience.

This Cookie Policy provides you with clear and pertinent information about the cookies we use and the purposes for using those cookies. We request to read this Cookie Policy for more details about the cookies that are placed when you are using this Site.

This Cookie Policy is in conjunction with ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker’s Privacy Policy, which governs the collection and use of Personal Data and Cookies through this Site. We do not have cookies that store any Personal Data in clear text form. Cookies shall not store passwords, even in encrypted forms.

By continuing to use our service, you agree to ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker’s cookie policy, as outlined in the sections below.


What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device by a Site. A cookie contains certain data related to your GlobalLinker experience which helps us function optimally and communicate with your browser to provide you with a seamless experience. These files may contain unique identifier created by Site and other data about your visit.

However, please be assured that:
Cookies will NOT store any personally identifiable data (like email, phone number, etc.), AND
Cookies do not collect any data stored on your hard drive or computer.
To find out more about cookies, visit:
http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
http://ec.europa.eu/ipg/basics/legal/cookies/index_en.htm


What kinds of cookies does ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker use?

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker uses cookies when you arrive on Site and while you use the Site.

Following Cookies are used on the Site:

  • Session cookies: While you use ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker, session cookies carry information across pages and various modules, thus helping you use the features of ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker accurately. When you leave ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker or close your browser, these cookies are deleted automatically.
  • Persistent cookies: These Cookies carry information which allows us to recognise you, remember your preferences when you visit Site. This is done so that you don’t have to re-enter the information every time. These cookies are stored permanently in your hard drive.

The ‘Remember Username’ option on the sign in page is the only persistent cookie we use


How do we use them?

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker uses cookies when you arrive on Site and while you use the Site.

We use cookies and other technologies, namely, Web Beacons, Flash Cookies which allow us to recognize you, customize your experience, and serve content, offers, features, information, messages, advertisements etc., on and off ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. We will also place cookies when you participate in initiatives like surveys, polls or other party research offered by ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker on third party sites with your consent.

  • ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker may use cookies for validation and help in understanding user behavior by data collection of navigational data
  • ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker will not collect any personally identifiable data (like Name, email, etc.) using Cookies
  • Any cookie will not store any personally identifiable data (like Name, email, etc.) in clear text.
  • Cookies will never store passwords, even in encrypted forms; every session should be authenticated by inputting a valid password by user;
  • Session Cookies will have time-bound expiration and will automatically expire when a session is closed.
  • The only “Persistent cookie” exception to this rule is “remember me” function which will store only the User Id after encryption.

Use of Third-Party cookie on ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker is also working with other reputable companies and partners (Third parties) to enrich our customer experience. Such parties may also use cookies to collect analytical data on the performance of platform and interface to deliver the best possible experience.

In addition, ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker ties up with reputed and trusted affiliates and partners, who provide their services via ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker. When users are transferred to our partner’s site, they are controlled by such policies of our partners. While our partners have defined Cookie policy defined along similar lines, you are advised to visit our partner’s site for their actual policy statements.


Web Beacons

ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker may also use “Web Beacons” or similar technologies on our Site to enable us to know whether you have visited a web page or received a message. In general, Web Beacon is a transparent graphic image of size 1 pixel x 1 pixel, which is placed on a webpage or in an email. This enable us to know the behavior of the user visiting the webpage or viewing the email. This is often used in combination with cookies.

Web Beacons do not provide an option to decline. However, ICICI Bank BizCircle GlobalLinker collects only anonymous and / or aggregate information about users. This technology helps us in measuring effectiveness of our online content, features, advertisements, and other communications. They may also enable us to relate your viewing or receipt of a web page or message to other information about you, including your Personal Data.


How can you manage cookies?

You can change your Cookie settings by opting out of all Cookies. You may block cookies by changing the settings on your browser. Please note that if you choose not to permit cookies, some areas of the Site may not function properly or be inaccessible. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings so that it refuses cookies, we will drop cookies as soon as you visit the Site. Most browsers automatically accept Cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline Cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline Cookies, you may not be able to sign in or use the interactive features of our Site that depend on Cookies.

Please note that once you have given us your consent to the use of cookies, we shall drop a cookie on your computer or device to remember this for the next time. This consent will expire periodically and in all cases within 365 days. If you wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you will need to delete all the cookies using your internet browser settings. Information about the procedure to follow in order to manage Cookies can be found at:

For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.

To opt-out of participating in Google Analytics data, follow the instructions here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout


How to contact us

If you have questions or comments please send them to us here or contact us at:

info@icicibankbizcircle.globallinker.com