Privacy policy

Last update: 24th of April, 2023

Privacy policy

We will use and share your information only the way described in this policy.

About this policy

Like the Terms of Service and the way we use cookies and similar technologies, this policy explains how we collect and process your information on all sites, in all mobile applications and other services. We will review this policy from time to time to ensure that it is relevant. If we make changes, we will publish the latest version of the policy here. If we make significant changes, we will notify you at your next access to our services or otherwise

Why and how do we use your personal data?

We use your information only if you have given us your consent, if the information is necessary to provide the services you have requested, if it is necessary to exercise legal rights or perform legal obligations, or for the normal business purposes set out in this policy.

What personal data do we collect?

We collect, store and process certain information about everyone who uses our services. However, we do not collect more information than we need.

For how long do we keep your data?

We only store your data for as long as we need it or as long as we are required to do so by law. We then either delete your data or make it anonymous so that they cannot identify you. We treat data according to the purpose for which it is used. You can ask us to delete them at any time.

When is your info collected by third parties, or get access to it?

We provide access to your information only when you ask us to do so, if it is necessary to cooperate with you and provide you with services, or if we are required to do so by law. Companies that use applications through MEF.DEV (such as BSS.Entities APIs or BankFeed interfaces) will collect your data in accordance with their policies. Occasionally, companies that advertise through our services may also collect your information (see How we use cookies and similar technologies). Besides, the companies that help us provide services will also collect and use your data on our behalf.

How do we ensure the security of your personal data?

Protecting your privacy is an integral part of our culture, and we use a combination of industry-standard methods of protection.

Where do we store your information?

Your data is securely stored in data centers around the world. The exact location depends on where you are when using MEF.DEV. Your data is only processed by suppliers who provide appropriate contractual guarantees for the information they process. Sometimes your data may be stored in countries with different levels of security than your country, but we always make sure that the standards of these countries meet ours.

How is info about you used for advertisement purposes?

When using our services, you will see a variety of advertisements, and you may also see MEF.DEV advertisements on other platforms. These ads may come from us or third parties, and they may be personalized for you to display information that may be of interest to you. The information used to personalize the ads you see may contain information about your searches on MEF.DEV or general location information like the city you are located in, but will never include your name, contact information, or other information that would allow to identify you in the real world.

We use cookies and related technologies to provide, optimize, personalize and analyze our services, as well as for advertising purposes.

How do we use cookie files or similar technologies?

We use cookies and similar technologies when you use our services. These cookies and similar technologies are controlled directly by us or by third parties acting on our behalf or independently.

We use cookies and similar technologies when need to provide our services to enhance your analytics and optimization experience, and to display personalized advertising. Further, you will learn more about cookie management and similar technologies.

When you access MEF.DEV through our website or application, we collect your information and access it through cookies and similar technologies necessary for the proper functioning of our services. You cannot opt-out of these cookies and similar technologies, as MEF.DEV will not work without them. Similarly, other websites and applications cannot refuse them. We limit these cookies and similar technologies to those that are necessary to provide you with the products and services you have requested. For example, we use cookies and similar technologies for the following purposes:

  • To determine if you are using the service from the application provider you switched to with MEF.DEV. We need this information to ensure that the links between the applications and the MEF.DEV platform work properly and to detect and correct any problems or errors
  • To ensure that features such as subscription and application launch work in the MEF.DEV platform and on our partner sites or resources, such as cloud resources or applications
  • To remember the information based on which, the other information is displayed. For example, these are your language and currency settings or features of the MEF.DEV platform, the availability of which depends on factors such as your device or your city or country
  • To remember the user context, such as the role, date, and the number of subscriptions when you navigate between pages and pass this information to the MEF.DEV platform provider providers that the site or MEF.DEV application directs you to, or to redirect you to specific sections of our application or our site
  • To gather important information about how our products and services are used. This information influences important product decisions, product updates and changes, and features available in certain markets
  • To protect our services from automated agents, bots and fraud
  • To ensure login and customer support services

How can I withdraw my consent to the use of cookies and similar technologies?

When you first access our services on your device, we ask that you allow us to use cookies and similar technologies in accordance with this policy. If you do not allow us to use these technologies or if you change your mind later, you may withdraw your consent using the methods set out in this policy, or you may discontinue using our services.

More details

If you have questions about this policy or would like to learn more about the cookies used on our websites, please contact us.

MEF.DEV user rights

If you have a MEF.DEV account, you can access, edit, upload or delete basic personal data associated with your profile at any time. Here you can also manage your subscription settings and marketing notifications.

You also have certain rights regarding your personal information that we have collected. To exercise your data rights, please contact us in any way convenient for you.

Who we are and how to contact us?

Site MEF.DEV is owned by MEF.DEV, UNIPESSOAL LDA (ZFM), Registered in Portugal.

MEF.DEV, UNIPESSOAL LDA (ZFM) controls all info that we gather from you.