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Michael Bigger is an investor and a trader who has been involved with trading technologies for more than twenty years. In 1992, Michael joined Citibank as head trader of U.S. single-stock derivatives, where he managed a $5 billion portfolio of equity derivatives. In 1998, he joined D.E. Shaw & Co., L.P. to trade the U.S. equity derivatives portfolio. (More)

BiggerCapital.com Privacy Statement

 

Bigger Capital is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Bigger Capital website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Bigger Capital website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.


Collection of your Personal Information

Bigger Capital collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Bigger Capital also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Bigger Capital. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Bigger Capital for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Bigger Capital website.

If you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Bigger Capital public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

Note: Bigger Capital does not read any of your private online communications.

Bigger Capital encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Bigger Capital so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Bigger Capital is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Bigger Capital and Bigger Capital family of websites.

 

Use of Your Personal Information

Bigger Capital collects and uses your personal information to operate the Bigger Capital website, to personalize your experience when you visit the Bigger Capital website, and to deliver the products or services you have requested. Bigger Capital also may use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Bigger Capital and its affiliates. Bigger Capital may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. Bigger Capital collects and uses your information to analyze, initiate, and process transactions.

Bigger Capital does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists or any other information obtained by visits to our website to third parties. Bigger Capital may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of unrelated third-party business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail address, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Bigger Capital may share data with affiliated businesses or trusted third parties to help us perform statistical analysis, maintain our website, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Bigger Capital, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Bigger Capital does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Bigger Capital keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within Bigger Capital, in order to determine what Bigger Capital services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Bigger Capital to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Bigger Capital websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the requirements of the law or comply with legal process served on Bigger Capital or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Bigger Capital; or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Bigger Capital, or the public.

 

Use of Cookies

The Bigger Capital website uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Bigger Capital pages, or register with Bigger Capital site or services, a cookie helps Bigger Capital to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses and so on. When you return to the same Bigger Capital website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Bigger Capital features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Bigger Capital websites when you visit.

 

Security of Your Personal Information

Bigger Capital secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Bigger Capital secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

 

Changes to this Statement

Bigger Capital will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Any changes will be posted on this page. Bigger Capital encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Bigger Capital is protecting your information.

 

Consent

By using the Bigger Capital website, you consent to the terms of this website privacy policy.

 

Contact Information

Bigger Capital welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Bigger Capital has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Bigger Capital using the contact form located at http://biggercapital.squarespace.com/contact/. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.