HSBC Bank plc provides financial products and services through its affiliated companies and branches located worldwide. Privacy and personal data protection principles vary from one country to another. When you access or link to any other website, please read the privacy and data protection statements or agreements issued by such other website to determine the policies that apply to information or data maintained by that website.
HSBC's business has been built on trust between us and our customers. To preserve the confidentiality of all information you provide to us:
By maintaining our commitment to these principles, we will ensure that we respect the inherent trust that you place in HSBC.
In order to develop our website in line with customer needs HSBC is working with Webtrends to track usage on our website. Webtrends provide HSBC with statistics to show us which pages on our website are visited most frequently and how long visitors spend on our website. We use this information to help us plan how we should improve the website. Webtrends uses a cookie to track the number of unique users of the site. It basically tells us whether we have a small number of regular visitors to the website or a large number of infrequent visitors. None of the information can be traced to an individual - we do not know who you are as a unique user, merely that there are a certain number of people using the website. The cookie only relates to what goes on in the HSBC website and the information cannot be used for marketing on an individual basis.
The Customer acknowledges that the Bank maintains and processes personal data subject to the provision of Law 2472/1997 as applicable concerning "protection of the individual with regard to the processing of personal data". The Customer has the rights provided for in above law and, inter alia, the right to know whether the personal data that relate to him are being or have been processed (right to access pursuant to article 12 of Law 2472/1997, as in force) and to raise any objections to the processing of the data that relate to him (right to object pursuant to article 13 of the aforementioned law, for specific purposes.