Privacy Policy

Introduction

Keeping your personal information secure and ensuring your understanding of how we use that information is important to us at Legg Mason. Our goal is to help you understand how the personal information you choose to share with us through this website is collected, used, and maintained. You may review this Legg Mason Internet Privacy Policy ("Privacy Policy") at any time by clicking on the Privacy Policy link appearing on the bottom of one or more pages of this site.

You can visit this site to read about our firm and its products and services, without giving us any personal information about yourself. We may collect anonymous, aggregate technical information about how our site is accessed by you, such as IP address, domain name, time spent at the site, or web pages visited, but we do not collect your personal information unless you disclose it to us (i.e., registering or subscribing to email distribution lists or for access to site features that require registration).


Categories of Information Collected

Registration Information: Some of the features on the site require registration before you can use them. If you register to use the site, you choose to provide us with certain personal information such as your name, address, email address, and telephone number. You may change your password at any time.

Subscription Details: Email addresses and product preference details will be captured as part of our subscription services.

Information from Other Sources: We may receive information about you if you use any of our vendor/partner websites, tools, or services offered through our website like our campaign vendors, literature print vendors, advertising networks, analytics providers, etc.

Service Information: When you use a password or similar identifier to access the site, we will recognize your identifier and may collect various categories of information about you such as information you give us, data related to your use of the site and its services, and information about your communications with us.

Technical Information: In addition to the online information that you voluntarily provide to us, we may use cookies and retain cookie information separately or with the information you provide to us. A cookie is a small piece of data assigned to the browser on your computer when you visit a website. We may use cookies for various purposes such as maintaining continuity during a session, gathering data about the use of our site, storing preferences, or recognizing return users. Your web browser may alert you or permit you to refuse, disable, or delete cookies. If you refuse cookies, you may not be able to use certain features or services on the site.  


Use of Collected Information

We do not sell or market your personal information or the technical data related to your visit to the site. The personal information you provide and the personalized data you create and save on the site is used to provide superior service to you and to inform you of products, services, or other opportunities that may be available through our firm or our affiliates. This may necessitate disclosure of such information to employees, representatives, officers, agents, affiliates, government and regulatory entities, third-parties, and service providers. Such information and data will also be used to administer our business, the site, and our services in a manner consistent with this Privacy Policy; the Terms and Conditions that govern your use of this site; and all applicable laws, rules, regulations, or other legal obligations. 

We may use technical information in a variety of ways including to analyze trends and visitor interests, or to improve the site.  If you provide us with your email address, or have done so in the past, we may on occasion send you email unless you choose to opt-out of these communications. Email sent to us through the site will be maintained in a manner consistent with our legal and regulatory requirements regarding client and public communications. 

We maintain your personal information according to the terms in this Privacy Policy and the confidentiality standards described in the Terms and Conditions that govern your use of this site.


Privacy Preferences

You can configure your browser to change your cookie preferences. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits. 

 

Security

We comply with applicable laws and regulations regarding the protection of personal information.  In addition, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information. We use industry standard security technologies and these are reviewed and adjusted in response to the latest security threats or trends.


Other Sites and Services

This site may contain links to other Internet sites not under our direction or control. This Privacy Policy does not apply to those sites. We are not responsible for such sites; cannot control how such sites use personal information, cookies or other data; and their representations do not apply to this site. You should always review the privacy representations of such third-party sites before you use them and particularly before you share personal information.

This Privacy Policy does not supersede the Terms and Conditions that govern your use of this site. Any conflict between the two shall be determined in favor of the Terms and Conditions. Legg Mason may change this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to this site. The effective date of this privacy statement, as stated below, indicates the last time this statement was materially changed.


Effective Date

This Legg Mason Internet Privacy Policy was last modified on August 23, 2017.

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