In order to obtain access to certain information or materials contained on the Site, you may be required to provide AEI with personally identifiable information about you which may include, but is not limited to, name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number and investor type, in addition to any other information you choose to provide to us in your communication with the firm.
AEI may also employ other technical methods to track and analyze the traffic patterns on the Site, such as the frequency with which users visit various parts of the Site. These technical methods may involve the transmission of information either directly to us or to another party authorized by us to collect information on our behalf. We may also use these technical methods in HTML e-mails that we send Site users to determine whether such users have opened those e-mails and/or clicked on links in those e-mails. AEI may collect the information from use of these technical methods in a form that is personally identifiable.
AEI does not sell your personally identifiable information. However, the firm may share your personally identifiable information with the firm’s affiliated companies, service providers, vendors, contractors, and agents (“Service Providers”) that enable such entities to perform services for the firm as part of normal business operations. For example, processing your requests for forms or other literature or materials and performing research with respect to the usage of the Site. Personnel employed by Service Providers generally may have access to your personally identifiable information for the purpose of performing duties for the firm but are prohibited from using such information for other purposes.
AEI also may disclose personally identifiable information to the extent permitted by law. For example, to protect the security of records, to protect against fraud, to comply with applicable law, or to respond to judicial process or regulatory authorities.
Safeguarding of Information
AEI maintains established internal policies and procedures with respect to safeguarding access to your personally identifiable information in the firm’s possession from unauthorized use or disclosure. Please note that such safeguards, however, do not guarantee that personally identifiable information transmitted via the internet or stored in the firm’s systems or is otherwise under AEI care will be absolutely safe from unauthorized use or intrusion from third parties due to the inherent nature of the Internet.
Links to Third Party Websites
This Site may contain links to third party websites which, in some cases, may be integrated into, and appear to be part of, the Site. AEI encourages you to read the privacy policies of others websites you link to from this website and disclaims any responsibility for the privacy policies and procedures of any third party websites that you reach via a hyperlink contained on this Site.
If you are visiting this Site from the United Kingdom, member state of the European Union, or any other jurisdiction outside of the United States, please note that this Site is hosted within the United States and only complies with the applicable rules and regulations of the United States.