To meet new requirements regarding cookies that came into effect on May 26, 2012 under the Privacy and
Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011, we have adopted a new
It explains what cookies are and how we use them on our website. To learn more about cookies and their benefits,
By accessing this website, a session cookie has been set to allow you to use our website most efficiently. This
cookie will expire at the end of your browser session. If you do not consent to having this cookie set, please
close your browser now. If you would like to disable cookies from this website, you can adjust your browser
settings to do so. If you do disable our cookies you may find that certain sections of our website do not work.
unless you have disabled them.
Orbis respects the privacy of the users of its site and will ensure that your personal information
Statement of Confidentiality below sets out the principles governing how Orbis will use the
information you provide. By registering to use Orbis Online Services you agree to this usage.
order to receive Orbis Online Services, you must provide the required information
registration form. During registration you are required to give your contact
address and name). Orbis will store this contact information in order to
send you the services you
have requested, provide you with details of new services when these become available,
otherwise for the normal use and improvement of Orbis Online Services, unless
you have specifically
requested us not to do so. Orbis will not send you any unsolicited information
except as mentioned
above (e.g. to send you details of new and updated services).
You may receive the full
range of services even if you do not provide the optional data requested on the
however, we would appreciate it if you could provide this as it will help us to
provide more effective
Orbis may use the personal information you provide us
in order to aggregate
user profiles and for the purposes of developing further Orbis services.
Cancellation of Online Services
At any time, you may cancel your subscription to Orbis Online Services.
If you do so, you will not
receive any further subscriber services, unless you choose to re-register with
Orbis Online Services.
To enable us to monitor and improve the quality and features of our web site,
we may gather certain
information about you when you access Orbis Online Services, including
details of your
operating system, domain name and IP addresses. IP addresses are not linked to
Cookies are pieces of information that a web site transfers to your computer’s
hard disk for
record-keeping purposes. Cookies are
designed to personalise your Online interaction by storing
now an industry
standard, and many web sites use them to enable faster access and the site
to be tailored to your
contain identifiable personal information. Orbis will only access the cookie in your cookie
folder placed there through the process described above.
can adjust your browser settings to disable cookies. However if you choose to
do so you will
not be able to access present and future Orbis Online Services.
Orbis takes reasonable
precautions to protect the personal information you provide from misuse,
unauthorised access or disclosure, alteration or destruction.
Notification of Changes
Orbis decides at any time
to change this Statement of Confidentiality, notification of and a link to these
changes will be posted
to the Orbis Funds’ web site Home page.
have any questions about
our Statement of Confidentiality, please contact us.