Metrics Website Privacy Collection Notice
This notice applies to the collection by Metrics Credit Partners Pty Ltd (ABN 27 150 646 996) (“Metrics“, “we“, ”our” or “us“) of information about you when you visit its website at www.metrics.com.au.
When you visit this website, Metrics collects personal information about you where you provide it, such as by submitting an online query or signing up to receive updates such as newsletters and insights from us or from the fund distributor, Pinnacle Investment Management Limited (“Pinnacle”). If you do not provide or Metrics cannot otherwise collect all the information we request or need, we may not be able to respond to your query.
Direct marketing: With your consent, we, or our partners, may use your contact details to identify a product or service that may be of interest to financial planners or wholesale investors or to promote events or send you (by email or post) marketing communications including newsletters you subscribe to and about products, services, insights and events that may be of interest. You can opt out of these marketing communications at any time, by following the unsubscribe function in the message we send, calling us on 1300 010 311 or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may, with your consent and if permitted to do so under Australian financial services laws, use the personal information we have collected about you to contact you from time to time whether by email, phone or post to tell you about new products or services that we believe may be of interest.
Automatic collection of data via Metrics and third party websites
Metrics collects statistics about the use of our website to help make the site more usable. We do this using software techniques such as cookies, web beacons and clickstream data, (which are described in more detail below). While this information monitors users, Metrics does not use them to identify individual users of the Metrics website.
Depending on which website pages you visit, we may use different cookies.
You can see the cookie names on the list below.
|_gld||Google Analytics: used to distinguish users (expires 24 hours)|
|_ga||Google Analytics: used to distinguish users (expires 2 years)|
|wordpress_test_cookie||Test if cookie can be set|
|wp-settings-1||Time at which wp-settings-(user) expires|
|wp-settings-time-1||Time at which wp-settings-(user) was set|
A web beacon is an image used to monitor the behaviour of visitors to Metrics’ website. The Metrics website uses web beacons to collect clickstream data.
Clickstream data refers to visitor logs and statistics that provide useful information about users’ online experience without identifying individuals. Typical clickstream data collected includes:
- A visitor’s computer address (i.e. Internet Protocol (IP) address) and relevant domains
- Times and dates of site visits
- Pages accessed (including most visited and least visited) and files downloaded
- Browsers and operating systems used by visitors
Metrics website uses clickstream data purely for statistical purposes (such as the most popular searches and the times).