Privacy

Public Finance imposes restrictions on the use of any personal information you provide with the aim of protecting personal data and your privacy. The personal information you provide will be used for the purposes you specify only and will not be passed to third parties.

When you interact with the Public Finance website we occasionally receive or collect personal information about you.
 
For example, if you sign up or subscribe to view our gated content, you might tell us who you are, how we can contact you and what topics or subjects you are interest in reading.
 
If you enter a competition or buy tickets for a conference, we may collect your contact details. If you register to receive an e-newsletter, we may ask you to provide some personal information, such as your email address, so that we can manage your registration.
 
When you use Public Finance, we will use your IP address and cookies to provide certain functionality. The information we collect may vary depending on which part of the website you are using but your personal information is protect. This highlighted within the terms of our privacy policy.
 
We like to be transparent and predominantly collect personally identifiable information about you (your “Data”) through the use of our registration or subscription forms.
 
The elements of your Data that we collect may include:
 
Name
 
Job title
 
Company name
 
Company address and phone
 
E-mail address
 
Payment details such as credit card information
 
Date of birth
 
Content preferences (subjects, sectors etc)
 
Usage statistics
 
 
 
We will use your information for a number of purposes including the following:
 
• To contact you. For example, we might email you about a relating conference or webinar
 
• To provide you with other information. For example, to send you a e-newsletter or a jobs alert (but only if you have asked for them)
 
• To customise Public Finance’s content. For example, if you tell us your location we might be able to customise your view and display relating content
 
• We will keep your information confidential and generally we will only use your information within the Public Finance or the membership body behind Public Finance, CIPFA. However, we sometimes use third parties to provide information/insight on our behalf, for example sponsors of white papers or market research reports.
 
We think it is important that you are able to control your personal data. For example, we won’t contact you for marketing purposes, or promote new products to you unless you agree. We ensure that you can easily opt-out of receiving direct marketing from us at any stage by enabling you to update your preferences online: https://subs.publicfinance.co.uk/edituserdetails