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Privacy policy

By using our website www.planettracker.wm165.uk, you agree to the conditions of this Privacy Policy.

1. What terms do we use in this Privacy Policy?

Planet Tracker, is a non-profit financial think tank with a business address at 40 Conduit Street, London W1S 2YQ. It was launched in 2018 by the Investor Watch Group whose founders, Mark Campanale and Nick Robins, created the Carbon Tracker Initiative..Investor Watch is registered in the UK as a not-for-profit company, registration number 06888857at Companies House, which is the data controller under Privacy Law (see the General Data Protection Regulation). We use the term “User” to refer to the users of our website and services. We use any of the terms “you”, “your” and “yours” to refer to the User who is reading this Privacy Notice. We use any of the terms “we”, “us”, and “our” to refer to Planet Tracker. We use the term “Personal Data” to refer to personally identifiable information about you.

2. What information do we collect?

We may collect Personal Data in connection with a communication or service provided to you, including your name, address, contact information (such as email or phone number) and IP address. However, we first have to receive your consent to receive any communication or service from us. The types of Personal Data that we collect will depend on the communication or service you have consented and subscribed to. You may always choose not to provide the requested information. In addition, you can withdraw your consent at any time. However, in doing so we may be unable or unwilling to provide the communication or service that you request.

By consenting to receiving communication from Planet Tracker and submitting your Personal Data to us, you will be treated as having given your permission for the processing of your Personal Data as set out in this Privacy Policy.

We will not disclose, sell, rent or exchange such personally identifiable information to any other organisation or entity unless you are first notified and you expressly agree to do it, or as otherwise required by law, or as necessary to deliver communication or services that you have requested from us.

3. For what purposes do we collect your Personal Data?

We may use your Personal Data to:

We may provide your personal data to companies that help us completing services (e.g. organising events) or sending communication that you have requested from us. They are authorised to use your data only to the extent necessary to provide these necessary services or sending communication.

4. Do we use cookies to collect information?

Yes, to facilitate the use of this site and to collect information about web traffic for statistical purposes, Planet Tracker uses “cookies”. Cookies are bits of text that are placed on your computer’s hard drive when you visit certain websites. The information is anonymised.

As part of Google Analytics, Planet Tracker also uses first-party cookies (learn more about Google Analytics here) to monitor traffic to this site. The longest cookie lifespan of these cookies is 50 months.

The majority of web browsers automatically accept cookies. You can avoid this by changing the settings of your browser. However, changing the cookie settings of your browser or refusing cookies may render your browsing on this site more difficult.

You can also delete the cookies after your visit to this site by changing the settings of your browser.

Learn more about controlling cookies using Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari.

Social sharing links

We use Google Analytics to track social shares made at our website. Google automatically collect and store certain information in their server logs which includes device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL, cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your Google Account, in accordance with their data privacy policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy


We embed a Facebook widget to allow you to see number of likes/shares/recommends and “like/share/recommend” our webpages. This widget may collect your IP address, your web browser User Agent, store and retrieve cookies on your browser, embed additional tracking, and monitor your interaction with the widget, including correlating your Facebook account with whatever action you take within the widget (such as “liking/sharing/recommending” our webpage), if you are logged in to Facebook. For more information about how this data may be used, please see Facebook’s data privacy policy: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/update


We use a Twitter Tweet widget at our website. As a result, our website makes requests to Twitter’s servers for you to be able to tweet our webpages using your Twitter account. These requests make your IP address visible to Twitter, who may use it in accordance with their data privacy policy: https://twitter.com/en/privacy#update


We use a Linkedin Share widget at our website to allow you to share our webpages on Linkedin. These requests may track your IP address in accordance with their data privacy policy: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy

5. Hyperlinks and other privacy policies

If you follow a hyperlink from this website to a website of another entity (e.g. partner organisation, news portal, social media feed etc.), that entity may collect data. We advise you to read the privacy policies of those entities, for which we bear no responsibility.

6. How to access, review and delete your Personal Data?

Upon your request, we will make your Personal Data available to you for review, rectification or deletion pursuant to the Privacy Law. In any event, your personal data will be stored only as long as you are subscribed to our mailing lists or are a recipient of our services.

7. How to contact us?