Mercia Technologies PLC, including its subsidiaries and group companies, (“Mercia”) is committed to keeping your information private. By ‘your information’ we mean information about you that you or third parties provide to us. For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controllers are Mercia Technologies PLC, Mercia Fund Management Limited and Enterprise Ventures Limited. You can find the head office address for Mercia and details of our other offices on our Website here.
Information we collect
Personal information about you may be collected and used for the purposes of: verifying your information including identity; assessing applications to make investment into Mercia funds; assessing funding applications and financial risk (including undertaking appropriate reference checks, analysis of your information by our advisers and performing other usual checks required to assess applications for investment); preventing and detecting crime; compliance with appropriate governmental and non-governmental regulators or ombudsmen; and providing funding.
IP addresses and cookies
Information submitted via an enquiry form will only be used by Mercia and will not be passed to any third party without your prior written consent, except where we are required to do so to meet legal or regulatory requirements..
Where we store your personal information
Please note that the information that you provide to Mercia is processed and held on computer systems and files of the Mercia and its group companiess. This may include companies, offices or data centres outside the European Economic Area. All Mercia group companies maintain the same levels of data protection, confidentiality and security. In certain cases your information may be passed to companies who process data on behalf of Mercia’s advisers, financial intermediaries and credit reference agencies with which Mercia works. Once we have received your information, we may store it both in hard copy paper form and/or electronically. Where Mercia passes data to third parties, Mercia ensures that appropriate organisational and security measures are in place.