When it comes to the issue of data protection too, Zürcher Kantonalbank (“the Bank”) is committed to an open, transparent and customer-friendly approach. By “personal data” the Bank means information which relates to a particular or identifiable person. The Bank interprets "processing” as referring to any handling of personal data, irrespective of the means and methods used, in particular the collection, storage, use, adaptation, publication, archiving or destruction of personal data.
1.1 General terms and conditions of business
The provisions set forth in Art. 15 to 17 of the General Terms and Conditions (AGB), January 2018 issue, contain general references to data protection, in particular in connection with the performance of contracts.
1.2 Data security
The Bank undertakes to protect your privacy in line with the applicable laws, in particular through the rules on banking secrecy and the law governing data protection. The Bank takes numerous precautions to ensure this, such as the implementation of technical and organisational security measures (e.g. the use of firewalls, personal passwords as well as encryption and authentication technologies, access restrictions, awareness-raising and training of employees, appointing a data protection adviser).