At Birchwood we are committed to ensuring that the data you share with us is treated responsibly.  This data enables us to provide you with the best service we can and helps us keep you informed with research and information you may be interested in. We will not share this information with any third party outside of the Birchwood, unless you have given us permission, and your data will always be managed with reference to all relevant laws and regulations. You consent to us releasing information about you to regulated entities in order to obtain any quotations/arrange investments or insurance at your request.

We will also use the data we collect to provide you with the most relevant and personalised content through our websites, emails, communications and other forms.

Communications Between Us

To ensure you are kept fully informed, Birchwood may contact you by mail, email and other means of communication to provide you with information on your requested product or service.

We may also provide you with information, special offers, research, and promotions of other investments, products and services.

If you don’t want to receive information on other products and/or services, you can write us to let us know at the following address:

Birchwood Investment Management Limited
8 Prospect Place

Welwyn

Hertfordshire
AL6 9EN

External Links

We will in some places provide links to external websites. Birchwood is not responsible for the content of external websites.

Cookie Policy

‘Cookies’ are used on almost every website. They are small text files that are saved on your computer to help the site perform a number of functions. We use cookies for several reasons. For example, they allow us to keep you secure when you log in to your online account, provide online account application forms, monitor the number of people using our website and help us understand more about the way in which people use our website.

By using our website you are agreeing to the placement of cookies on your computer.

Cookies used by www.Birchwood.co.uk:

Strictly necessary Cookies

Generally, these cookies will be essential first-party session cookies. Not all first-party session cookies will fall into the strictly necessary category for the purposes of the Cookie legislation. Strictly necessary cookies will generally be used to store a unique identifier to manage and identify the user as unique to other users currently viewing the website, in order to provide a consistent and accurate service to the user.

Essential Cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as signing-up to receive emails from us.

Performance Cookies

These cookies generally collect information about how visitors use our website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and the pages that they don’t. This helps us to understand and improve the site so it is easy to use and includes helpful content. They allow us to fix bugs or glitches on the website. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies visitors, so we can’t identify you. For example, we use “Google Analytics” cookies (a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc).

Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow our website to remember the choices you make as you browse the site. They provide more enhanced and personal features. The information collected is anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other sites once you leave our site.

Following is a table of our use of cookies with the duration we have set.

Description Type of cookie Duration
catAccCookies – This cookie is set by the UK cookie consent plugin we have on the website to record that this site uses cookies Strictly necessary 30 days
_ga – used to distinguish users Persistent 2 years
_gid – used to distinguish users Persistent 24 hours
_gat – used for throttle  date request rate Persistent 1 minute

Youtube Cookies

Description Type of cookie Duration
Youtube Cookies – we have embedded videos from youtube the following cookies may get set too
PREF

VSC

VSITOR_INFO1_LIVE

remote_sid

Persistent

Persistent

Persistent

Persistent

8 months

End of the session

8 months

End of the session

How to turn off Cookies

You can turn off cookies at any time, by going into your browser settings, however this may have a detrimental effect on your user experience. If you are happy to continue letting us use cookies in the ways set out in this policy, to help us guide our work, then you need not do anything.

For more information go to http://www.allaboutcookies.org/