Satellite Finance Network

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Finance and regulatory network for the UK space industry

Privacy Statement


The Satellite Finance Network (We) is committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to our website.  Please read the following policy to understand how your information will be treated.

This policy (together with our Terms of Reference and any other documents referred to in it) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.  Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting, or providing any personal data, including sensitive data, to us via our website or e-mail address provided on our website, you are indicating your agreement to be bound by this privacy policy and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

Where we change or amend our privacy policy, we will publish the updated policy on our website.  We encourage you to review this privacy policy periodically as it may change.  Any changes will take effect immediately upon publication.  Certain provisions of our privacy policy may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms and conditions located on particular pages of our website.  By continuing to use our website after we modify this policy, you agree to be bound by such further revisions.

What information is obtained about you and what do we use this information for?

Information you give us. You may give us information about you by completing forms on our site (the Site), or by corresponding with us by telephone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you register as a member, place an order for an event, participate in discussion boards or other social media functions on our site, and when you report a problem with our site. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and telephone number.

Information we collect about you. With regard to each of your visits to our site we may automatically collect the following information:

  • technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform; and
  • information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time); page response times; download errors; length of visits to certain pages; page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs); and methods used to browse away from the page.


By accessing and using our website you indicated that you accept our use of cookies, if any.

How will we use the information we receive?

Information you give to us. We may use this information:

  • to provide you with the information that you request from us; and
  • to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.

Information we collect about you. We may use this information:

  • to administer our site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;
  • to improve our site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
  • to allow you to participate in interactive features on our website, when you choose to do so;
  • as part of our efforts to keep our site safe and secure; and
  • to make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of our site about projects or events that may interest you or them.

Disclosure of your information

When you register for any of our projects or events, the information you provide is for our purposes only. It is not shared with any third party organisations, individuals or entities unless we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation. 

Third-party websites

Our website may contain links to other websites which are outside of our control and are not covered by this privacy policy. If you access links to other websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.

Accessing your information

You may request a copy of the information we hold in relation to you at any time by contacting us.
Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.

Confidentiality and data protection

We acknowledge that the information you provide may be confidential. We will maintain the confidentiality of and protect your information in accordance with our privacy policy and applicable laws.