We take our responsibility to protect your personal information and investment data very seriously. That's why we have put in place security measures to ensure you can use our website with confidence. Below is a brief overview of the security measures we have in place to protect your investments.
Our website is protected by firewalls; intrusion protection and detection and there is mitigation against Distributed Denial of Services (DDoS) security measures that safeguard against malicious attack. We have 24-hour monitoring arrangements in place to support these measures and our control processes are subject to regular risk assessment and review to ensure they remain effective.
We use strong encryption technology to ensure all sensitive data communications are protected until they reach our systems. This ensures any personal information passed over the internet cannot be read or changed by anyone else.
When you visit an encrypted area of this website, internet browsers, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, will show you a website is secure by displaying a padlock symbol in the browser window. The letters 'https' will also be displayed in front of the website address (URL) in the browser's navigation bar. You can click on the padlock symbol to reveal our Registration Certificate which has been issued by Verisign, a leading certificate authority.
We also use brand protection measures to monitor for sites on the internet that register and use similar URLs and content. We take appropriate steps to ensure the early detection and removal of malicious phishing sites.
When you invest with M&G, we take precautions to protect your personal information and investment data.
If you are a new online investor, you'll need to complete our registration process before you can carry out certain types of transactions or receive specific services on this website.
Measures to safeguard your data include:
The information you provide allows us to uniquely identify you when you come to use these services.
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