Privacy Policy - b-science.net GmbH (LLC)

  • Data collection & use

  • Cookies with a validity of up to seven days are created locally on the user computer. No third party cookies are created.
  • Each user trains the machine learning algorithm with her or his own training data that are collected and stored individually. While we continuously improve our machine learning framework based on the comprehensive set of data generated by us and our users, no exchange of training data between users may occur.
  • Limited administrative user information necessary for order processing is collected, which may be shared with the company that carries out the financial transaction and with relevant authorities.
  • Messages and other information sent by users through our website are processed only for their intended purpose.
  • To assure high quality & information security, we collect logging data.
  • Users can request to review, transfer or delete all their information within 30 days. We will comply fully except if there are legal restrictions.
  • Data confidentiality & security

  • We protect user data against unauthorised processing through adequate technical and organisational measures according to Article 7 of the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection.
  • We will not forward user data to third parties except to our IT & financial contractors that are legally bound to protect confidentiality, and except in case of interactions with law enforcement agencies.
  • However, we cannot provide a guarantee to our customers that a data loss or breach will never occur.
  • Our website and data processing algorithms are hosted at a data centre in Ireland operated by a leading US-based cloud service provider. The cloud service provider has committed not to export data outside of Ireland to the extent legally possible.
  • Our e-mails are handled by a Swiss Internet service provider that is committed not to export data outside of Switzerland to the extent legally possible.
  • Cloud-based IT security providers based in Switzerland, the European Union, the United States and/or Japan may receive data for the purpose of IT security protection.
  • Sensitive user data is transmitted using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) or similar encryption methods.
  • Changes to the privacy policy

  • Users are informed via e-mail or on our Blog about changes to the privacy policy with at least 30 days advance notice before they enter into force.
  • By continued use of our services, the user accepts any changes to the privacy policy.
  • Version: published March 12th, 2018. Effective date: April 12th, 2018 (prior version).