Data Privacy

Acquisition and Processing of Personal Data

Personal data are all data stored in connection with your name. Your personal data will only be recorded if you provide them on a voluntary basis, for example for the Info-Service, for the Newsletter or for sending a request with the contact button, or if such personal data are provided by third parties at your instance, for example in the case of shareholders of GmbH by their depository institutions. The data are stored in separate databases. Moreover, in the event that you visit our website, GmbH might also record your accesses to these web pages for statistical or security purposes. As the case may be, the recorded data might include your IP address which is however deleted immediately, the device operating system that was used for access, the website from which you visited us, the websites you visit or the search terms used to find our website. The data is always anonymized prior to usage. GmbH observes the legal provisions when handling this data.

Personal data of shareholders of GmbH which GmbH collects in connection with the preparation and the conduct of the general meeting of GmbH is collected, stored, processed and used exclusively for this purpose. In order to fulfill the requirements of proof under German stock corporation law, GmbH and third parties processing the data on behalf of GmbH will keep such data for three years. GmbH strictly observes the following rules:

  • With our data privacy declaration and the information we provide on the Internet pages we keep you informed on the purpose for which the data you provide will be used.
  • We will protect your data against inadmissible access, against loss and modification with all the means at our disposal.
  • We use your data only within the GmbH in order to be able to offer the information, products and services demanded by you.
  • We will promptly delete the personal data provided by you on receipt of the written instructions from you to do so.

The Internet offering of GmbH employs cookies. Cookies are small files installed on your PC in order for us to be able to offer our services on a more individualized basis.

Please, refer to the operating instructions of your Internet browser as to how cookies are created, how you can delete them and how you can prevent them being placed on your PC.

For questions concerning the processing of your personal data please get in touch with us.
These data privacy provisions only apply to the Internet offering of GmbH.

Web analysis with Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses cookies, i.e. text files stored on your computer to enable analysis of website usage by you. Information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the United States and stored there. In case of activated IP anonymization on this website, however, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf this website’s owner, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports about website activities, and provide the website’s operator with further services related to website and Internet usage. The IP address sent from your browser as part of Google Analytics is not merged with other data by Google. You can prevent storage of cookies by appropriately setting your browser software; in this case, however, please note that you might not be able to fully use all functions offered by this website. In addition, you can prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) from being collected and processed by Google, by downloading and installing a browser plug-in from the following link:

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “anonymizeIP()”, IP addresses being truncated before further processing in order to rule out direct associations to persons.