Equiti Group Pty Ltd (Equiti) collects no personal information about you when you visit this website unless you choose to provide this information to us. The primary purpose for which we collect your personal information is to provide you with the services you have requested. However, certain information about visitors is automatically collected and stored. Equiti uses this information to create statistics for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest or identifying system performance or problem areas. If you choose to provide us with personal information in an email message, we use it only to respond to your email.
By using this website, you agree we may use and disclose your personal information and other data for this purpose and also for secondary purposes, including to personalise your user experience and to promote the Equiti and/or any related entity or third-party products and services to you. You also agree to be bound by these terms and conditions (and the other terms and conditions and policies referred to in any linked websites) as amended from time to time.
Equiti respects the importance of your privacy and is bound by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act) including the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs), and applicable privacy regulations. Equiti is committed to protecting your privacy when managing your personal information and has policies and procedures to ensure that personal information is handled in accordance with the Privacy Act and the APPs.
Personal information collected by Equiti will depend on the circumstances of collection and on the services that we are providing to you and may include:
Please note that any records and content provided in hard copy format may be stored and scanned electronically by Equiti.
Equiti does not collect sensitive information as defined in the Privacy Act, such as racial or ethnicity information, political opinions or associations, criminal records (save where provided by law enforcement authorities) or health information. However, subject to obtaining your prior consent, Equiti may collect sensitive information from you in the course of considering an application for employment.
Equiti collects personal information in a number of ways, including:
More specifically, your personal information may be used for the following purposes:
Equiti may disclose personal information to individuals and organisations other than Equiti. The organisations to which we may disclose personal information include:
If you do not want Equiti to disclose your personal information to these individuals and organisations, you should not submit an enquiry or acquire those services.
Where Equiti discloses your personal information to a data service provider, Equiti will take all reasonable steps to ensure those data service providers comply at all times with the Privacy Act and the APPs.
Every effort is made to provide accurate and complete information. However, we cannot guarantee that there will be no errors. Equiti does not warrant or represent that the information in this site is free from errors or omissions, is suitable for your intended use, or is accurate or complete, or on any website that links to this website, including third party display advertisements.
All images located on the website are for illustrative purposes only. Images used may contain items that are not included in the products and services advertised. Products and services provided and sold by Equiti are subject to change without notice. Images may not represent the final product or service as shown. Subject to any terms implied by law and which cannot be excluded, Equiti accepts no responsibility for any loss, damage, cost or expense (whether direct or indirect) incurred by you as a result of any error, omission or misrepresentation in any information in this site.
All information on the site is subject to change. The information contained within this website is general information only and does not constitute personal investment advice as it does not take into account a person’s personal objectives, needs or financial situation. It is important that a person considering an investment decision does so in light of their own personal objectives, needs and financial situation and if you are unable to make such an assessment, it is advisable that the person seek the help of a qualified and licensed financial advisor. Equiti, its subsidiaries, directors, employees, agents or its advisers do not accept any responsibility for person’s acting on the information provided in this website. Persons doing so, do so at their own risk.
As person should obtain and read a copy of the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) pertaining to the specific investment product and consider the contents contained therein prior to making an investment decision.
Equiti strives to maintain accurate and up-to-date records. To facilitate this, please let us know if any of your details change. Equiti may verify the accuracy of personal information it holds against information about you held by a third party. You may update certain personal information through your membership account (if you have one) or click here to contact us by email.
Equiti may destroy or de-identify personal information once the information is no longer deemed required by the business.
Equiti takes reasonable steps to protect personal information collected from misuse, loss, unauthorised access, modifications or disclosure. Your personal information may be stored in hard copy documents, but is generally stored electronically on Equiti systems.
You generally have a right to access your personal information, subject to a few exceptions provided by law. If you wish to access your personal information please contact us via the details at the bottom of this page. Please remember to provide as much detail as you can as this will help us to find the information. Generally, there will be no charge for this service, however you may be required to verify your identity before any information is released to you. Depending on the volume, type or method of access to the information you request, Equiti may charge you some fees, however, these will not be excessive and will not apply to the making of the request. Please note that depending on the volume or nature of the information required, it may take a number of days to fulfil the request.
When accessing Equiti websites from a mobile device, we may request permission to collect your location from your device via the permission system used by your mobile operating system. If you consent to the collection of this information, you can later disable it by changing the location settings on your mobile device. However, this may limit your ability to use certain features of our services.
This website contains links to external websites. These links are provided only as a reference for searching the internet and not as an endorsement or approval of those websites, their products or services and therefore cannot be held responsible for the content, product or service they describe.
When you visit a website or use an application, Equiti records anonymous information such as IP address, time, date, referring URL, and other referral information, device information and location, carrier, site interactions such as your access to website features, pages accessed, content, searching activities, lead submission, and files accessed and downloaded, type of browser and operating system. This data may be used by Equiti to categorise a user and provide personalised offers, marketing and advertising. Activity data may be shared with advertisers for these purposes where the user is already a customer of the advertiser.
Equiti may use third party advertising companies to collect data and/or serve ads. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to websites and other media in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, visit http://networkadvertising.org/.
Equiti uses “cookie” and other methods to collect and store the information set out above. A cookie is a small file that stays on your computer until, depending on whether it is a sessional or persistent cookie, you turn your computer off or it expires (this may be as little as 30 days or up 2 years or longer in some cases).
Cookies may be used by Equiti or by service providers engaged by Equiti to provide you with the full range of services it offers, remember your preferences, remember the sites you visit, measure and analyse usage, and for security. Persistent cookies may be used to identify the sites you visit and to personalise the advertising that you see when you make future visits to those sites or other sites or platforms. Cookie data and other data may be sold, licensed or otherwise provided to third parties via advertising exchanges or other data sharing platforms for this purpose. You may adjust your Internet browser settings to disable cookies. If cookies are disabled Equiti may not be able to provide you with the full range of services.
Except for the data, content, images and information contained in this website or originally sourced via Equiti (hereby referred to as Material), held in your computer’s cache or a single permanent copy of the Material for your personal use, you must not without the prior written approval of Equiti:
If Equiti considers, in its absolute discretion, that you or any party related to you (including any agent, representative, contractor or associate) has acted contrary to these terms and conditions or in a manner contrary to Equiti’s interests, then Equiti may immediately terminate your right to access and use this website at any time, and reserves its rights to take any action it deems necessary or desirable to prevent such repeated action and/or further access to third party websites.
Material on this website and third-party websites linked to this website is protected by Australian and international copyright and intellectual property laws. All rights not expressly granted under these terms and conditions are reserved by Equiti. Unless otherwise indicated, the Material is owned by or licensed to Equiti and is subject to copyright.
All phone numbers, including 1300 numbers, on this website are charged at your own personal call rates. You will be billed by your telephone service provider and should direct all questions to that provider.
Where Equiti allows you to provide the personal and contact details of another person, you warrant that the person has consented to their information being provided to Equiti, and to being contacted by Equiti. You indemnify Equiti, its officers, representatives, employees, contractors, servants, directors and agents against all actions, claims and demands (including the cost of defending or setting aside any actions, claims and demands) arising out of or in respect of sending an email or other communication method, or any contravention of the SPAM Act 2003.
If you have a problem, complaint, want to change your personal information or just wish to enquire about privacy, please contact us.
Mr Rodney Humphreys
Level 2, 85 George Street, PARRAMATTA NSW 2150
Equiti treats complaints relating to privacy extremely seriously. If you submit a concern or complaint, we will endeavour to deal with it comprehensively and reach an outcome with which all parties are satisfied. If you are not satisfied with our response to your complaint (after providing us with a reasonable time to respond) or would like further information about privacy in Australia, then we suggest you contact the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner’s website.
These policies, terms and conditions may change over time without notice. All changes will be published on this website.
Version 1 (01 October 2017)