The following rights apply if you reside in the UK, EEA or Switzerland. Individuals in Andorra, Argentina, Australia, California, Canada, the Cayman Islands, the Faroe Islands, Guernsey, Hong Kong, the Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Uruguay and certain other jurisdictions may have certain data subject rights. Your rights may vary based on local laws and regulations.
Please note that we may retain your information in conformance with our data-retention policy, most specifically for legal or regulatory purposes or to honor opt-out requests as appropriate.
Before we provide any information or make any changes, we may ask you to verify your identity and/or provide other details to help us respond to your request. You may appoint an agent to make a request on your behalf, but we may then still need to verify your identity and the legality of the agent’s appointment and attempted actions.
Accessing, Correcting or Erasing Your Information
You may have the right to be informed about the data that AB holds about you, be able to access this information and be able to correct this information at any time. Additionally, you may have the right to have information that AB holds about you erased or provided to you.
We want to maintain the accuracy of your information that is held by us. If you need to correct it, please do so by logging into your account or speaking with your account representative or an AB service person, as applicable.
Right to Restrict the Processing of Your Information
You may have the right to object at any time, and on grounds relating to your individual situation, to AB’s processing of your information. Should you object to AB’s processing of your information, we may be unable to provide you or the entity you work for, or otherwise represent, with the services requested. When you object to the processing of your information for direct-marketing purposes, we shall no longer process your information for such purposes.
Right to Data Portability
You may have the right to receive the information that you have provided to AB in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format; and you have the right to transmit that data to another controller, without hindrance from us, where the processing of that information was based on your consent, explicit consent of special categories of data, or on a contract concluded between you and AB. Please note that such right to data portability only applies to processing carried out by automated means.
To exercise the rights above, contact the appropriate office in the Contact Information section of this document. We will treat your requests confidentially and will make reasonable efforts to provide information on actions taken by AB and respond without undue delay and, in any event, within one month of receiving a request to exercise the rights above. AB will treat requests to access information or change information in accordance with applicable legal requirements, and we do not discriminate or retaliate against anyone for the exercise of any privacy rights.