PRIVACY POLICY

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Last Updated: 9th December, 2016 Privacy Policy

www.gochanakya.com is a product by Avanca Tech Ventures Private Limited (hereinafter referred to as GoChanakya). GoChanakya is committed to safeguarding any information submitted to us on our website (“Site”) and/or the services made available through the Site or mobile applications of GoChanakya (“Services”). The privacy notice provides you with a summary of the type of information collected by us, policy regarding use of that information and measures taken to safeguard that information.

User Consent and Agreement

By submitting Personal Information through our Site or Services, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and you expressly give your voluntary consent to the collection, use and disclosure of the Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Rules for Use of the Site and/or Services • While using the Site or Services, you shall be subject to the restrictions set out below and under law, and GoChanakya reserves the right to take any action as may be deemed necessary in the event of any breach or failure to adhere to any such restrictions:

o You agree not to attempt to reverse-engineer, disseminate, copy, exploit, or represent yourself as an agent or reseller of the Site and the Services, or any part thereof; o You agree not to misrepresent yourself as or impersonate any other person, or otherwise cause harm to any person, or host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, store, update or share any information that • belongs to another person, • infringes any intellectual property rights, • deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of the message or knowingly and intentionally communicates any information which is patently false or misleading in nature but may reasonably be perceived as a fact, • threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign States, or public order, or causes incitement to the commission of any cognisable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting other nation, or, • is patently false and untrue, and is written or published in any form, with the intent to mislead or harass a person, entity or agency for financial gain or to cause any injury to any person. o You agree not to upload or transmit any vulgar, obscene, abusive, defamatory, libellous, invasive, or unlawful content, including content which is harmful to children, objectionable or results in a breach of privacy of any other person; o You agree not to use or abuse the Site or Services for or in relation to any illegal or unlawful purposes including fraud, embezzlement, money laundering, etc.; o You agree not to carry out or facilitate any actions which result in a detrimental effect on the Site or the Services or any related computer resource, including DDoS attacks, data security breaches, or otherwise any disruption to the servers, hardware, or network of any other person or the Site or the Services; o You agree that GoChanakya shall be the sole and exclusive owner of the intellectual property and any proprietary information made available or accessible through the Site or the Services; o You agree not to violate any applicable laws, whether or not intended by you; o You represent and warrant that you possess the legal right and ability to enter into these terms and to use the Site and the Services in accordance with these terms. Information you provided to us • If you provide us feedback or contact us via e-mail, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in the e-mail, in order to send you a reply. • When you participate in one of our surveys, we may collect additional information. • We may collect Personal Information from you, such as your first and last name, phone, e-mail address, age etc. when you apply for creating/opening an account with one of our partners - brokers, advisors etc. • We may also collect Personal Information on the Site or through the Services when we make clear that we are collecting it and you voluntarily provide the same, for example when you submit an application for employment. • You must ensure to recheck the information or data being provided to us. In case if any of the data/information is found to be inaccurate or incorrect, the same shall be informed to us for immediate amendment. We shall not be responsible for the authenticity of any information including personal information submitted to us.

Information collected via technology • To make our Site and Services more useful to you, our servers (which may be hosted by a third-party service provider) collect information from you, including your browser type, operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet, which may vary from session to session), and domain name. • We may use third party service providers to help us analyze certain online activities. For example, these service providers may help us analyze visitor activity on the Site. We may permit these service providers to use cookies and other technologies to perform these services for us. Use of personal information In general, personal Information you submit to us regarding you or your company is used either to respond to requests that you make, or to aid us in serving you better. We use such Personal Information in the following ways: • To identify you as a user in our system; • To provide improved administration of our Site and Services; • To provide the Services you request; • To improve the quality of experience when you interact with our Site and Services; • To send you e-mail notifications; • To send newsletters, surveys, offers, and other promotional materials related to our Services and for other marketing purposes. • Protect our services and our users. • Market and customer analysis, market research and statistics. • To prevent and detect fraud or abuse of our services as well as to prevent, detect and investigate any potential unlawful or prohibited activities. Your demographic information and PAN will be utilised for and shared with GoChanakya team for various regulatory purposes (KYC, AML etc) as required by applicable SEBI regulations. Your financial information (such as value of holdings, annual income etc) will also be utilised and shared with GoChanakya team for the aforesaid purposes and tracking purposes. Disclosure to third parties We may be required from time to time to disclose any personal information collected by us to governmental or judicial bodies or agencies or our regulators based on their requirement to comply with the applicable laws including cyber laws. We may share your information including personal information to third parties to carry out technical, logistical and other functions on our behalf. (eg. Sending emails or newsletters to users). Creation of anonymous information We may create Anonymous Information records from Personal Information by excluding information (such as the name and email). We use this Anonymous Information to analyze request and usage patterns so that we may enhance the content of our Services and improve Site navigation. GoChanakya reserves the right to use Anonymous Information for any purpose and disclose Anonymous Information to third parties at its sole discretion. Third party websites When you click on a link to any other website or location, you will leave our Site and go to another site and another entity may collect Personal Information or Anonymous Information from you. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be held responsible for, these outside websites or their content. Please be aware that the terms of this Privacy Policy do not apply to these outside websites or content, or to any collection of information after you click on links to such outside websites. Cookies "Cookies" are pieces of information that a browser can record after visiting a web site. We may use cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through our site, or to store user preferences for interacting with the site. If you turn off the option to have cookies stored on your browser, it will affect your experience on gochanakya.com Security of your information GoChanakya is committed to protecting the security and privacy of your Personal Information. We endeavour to have suitable technical, operational and physical security controls and measures to protect information collected by us that are commensurate with the nature of our business at all times. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your Personal Information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure, and periodically review the same. In the event of any breach of our security control measures resulting in unauthorised access to your information, we will endeavour to inform you of the extent of such breach, subject to applicable law and cooperation with the relevant authorities. Further, despite our efforts to protect your information, if unauthorized persons breach security control measures and illegally use such sensitive/personal data or information, GoChanakya, its affiliates and directors shall not be held responsible/liable. Retention of information/data It may be noted that we may retain the data as may be provided to us till such time as may be provided under the law and as required to efficiently provide service to our users. Amendments/Modifications This Privacy Policy available on our website is current and valid. However, GoChanakya reserves the right to amend/modify any of the sections of this policy at any time and the general public are requested to keep themselves updated for changes by reading the same from time to time. Contact Information GoChanakya welcomes your grievances, comments or questions regarding the term of this Privacy Policy, the Site, or the Services. Please e-mail us at info@gochanakya.com or contact our grievance officer at the following address: Avanca Tech Ventures Private Limited 702, Vasant Kunj, Santacruz West, Mumbai - 400054 Definitions • Anonymous Information - Anonymous information means information that does not directly or indirectly identify, and cannot reasonably be used to identify, an individual guest / user. • Internet Protocol (IP) - Internet Protocol (IP) is the principal set (or communications protocol) of digital message formats and rules for exchanging messages between computers across a single network or a series of interconnected networks, using the Internet Protocol Suite (often referred to as TCP/IP). Messages are exchanged as datagrams, also known as data packets or just packets. • Personal Information - Personal Information means any information that relates to a natural person, which, either directly or indirectly, in combination with any other information available, is capable of identifying such person