We may disclose your Personal Data to other CG companies (this means our ultimate holding company and all its subsidiaries) insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes, and on the legal bases, set out in this Policy.
To service our clients’ and shareholders’ accounts, your Personal Data may be disclosed or transferred within Capital Group and in certain circumstances to third parties and service providers, where permitted by laws and regulations. We may need to disclose your Personal Data to our auditors and/or professional advisers insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes of the performance of our statutory or prudential audit or managing risks, obtaining professional advice, or the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure.
Please note that we may use or disclose your Personal Data if we are required by law to do so or if we reasonably believe that use or disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with judicial or regulatory proceedings, a court order or other legal processes. In addition to the specific disclosures of personal data set out in this section, we may disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject.
We restrict access to your non-public Personal Data to authorised employees. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to guard your non-public personal information. While we strive to protect our customers' and users' Personal Data and privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online. We do not accept any liability for information which has been obtained through unauthorised access to the website.
For the purposes described above, we may have to transfer your Personal Data from the European Economic Area (“EEA”), Singapore, Hong Kong, or Australia to a CG affiliate or a third party outside these locations, including in a jurisdiction which may offer a different level of protection from the source location. However, we will keep your information private, in accordance with this Policy and applicable standard contractual clauses. CG further ensures that third parties are under contractual obligations to protect the confidentiality of your Personal Data, and to use it solely to provide services we have mandated them with.
You acknowledge that Personal Data that you submit for publication through our website or services may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use (or misuse) of such Personal Data by others.