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Privacy policy

General

If you, as a natural person, entrust personal data to Argenta, you can rest assured that Argenta will treat the data with the necessary care in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation, a new European legislation that is applicable since 25 May 2018.

This statement informs you about the processing of your personal data and the rights that you can exercise. 

Argenta as data processing responsible

As a result of your business relationship with Argenta or your acting as a representative of a company or entity that enters into a business relationship with Argenta, you provide personal data to Argenta Spaarbank nv, hereby referred to as ‘Argenta’.

Argenta hereby acts as data controller.

What type of personal data is processed by Argenta and why? 

Argenta processes your personal data in the context of your business relationship as investor (or otherwise) of Argenta or in the context of such a relationship between Argenta and the company or entity you represent, in order to provide (financial) information and other information regarding Argenta and the Argenta Group. For this purpose we process your identification data and contactdetails. The data is obtained directly from you or your company. If you register to receive such information, you consent to the processing of your data for this purpose.

Argenta processes your personal data in accordance with the applicable privacy legislation. 

How long will your personal data be kept for? 

According to the applicable privacy legislation, personal data may not be kept longer than necessary for the purpose for which it is processed. Argenta respects this obligation by deleting your personal data after the retention period has expired. 

Whom may we pass your personal data on to? 

Argenta can make your personal data available to entities that belong to the Argenta group. These entities may process your personal data in the context of their activities in accordance with this Privacy Statement.  

In certain cases, your personal data will be processed by persons or entities outside of Argenta. Argenta will rely on external service providers who, in the context of a service agreement with Argenta, process personal data for and on behalf of Argenta. These are ‘processors’. Argenta can pass on your personal data to these processors or they can process it for us insofar as this is necessary for the execution of their specific task. 

What are your rights with regard to your personal data? 

You have the following rights with regard to your personal data:

  • Right to access your personal data
  • Right to rectify your personal data
  • Right to erase your personal data
  • Right to object
  • Right to obtain the restriction of the processing of your data
  • Right to withdraw your consent

If you wish to exercise one of the above rights, you can send a written request, together with a copy of your identity card, to:

  • By mail: Argenta, attn. ‘dienst Personenbeheer’, Belgiëlei 49-53, 2018 Antwerp, Belgium:
  • By e-mail: id-card@argenta.be

Argenta will respond to your request as quickly as possible and in any case within 1 month of receiving the request. If that is not possible, we will inform you as soon as possible.

If you have any questions about your privacy or about a specific processing modality of your personal data, you can contact our data protection officer (DPO):

  • By mail: Argenta, attn.  DPO, Belgiëlei 49-53, 2018 Antwerp, Belgium;
  • By phone: +32 3 285 51 11;
  • By  e-mail: privacy@argenta.be.

Of course you can always take legal action if you deem this necessary or useful. You can also file a complaint with the Belgian Data Protection Authority. Belgian law is applicable.

Cookie policy

Argenta uses cookies and information that is stored thereon, to make your online experience more enjoyable. 

On www.argenta.eu, we use 2 kind of cookies:

1. Functional cookies

These cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of www.argenta.eu and can therefore not be refused. For example, they remember your cookie choice and ensure a stable connection with the website.

2. Analysis cookies

Via Adobe Analytics cookies, we collect anonymous data about how www.argenta.eu is used and which pages are important. This is to improve the general ease of use of the website. 

How do I make my choice or adjust my choice on the Argenta Investor Relations website? 

You cannot refuse functional cookies because they are necessary for the operation of this website. You can remove these cookies manually from your browser. Deleting cookies has consequences for your user experience and the general operation of the Argenta.eu website.

You are free to accept or not to accept the analytical cookies. You can withdraw your consent at any time by adjusting your cookie choice. From the moment that you have changed your choice, the cookies stop saving new data. The cookies remain in your browser - unless you delete them yourself - but no longer collect information.