Privacy statement for Russell.com
Russell Investments has a firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site: Russell.com. The Privacy and Security notice (PDF) of Russell Investments covers these issues in further detail.
Our site's registration forms and surveys request users to give us contact information (e.g. their name, phone number, e-mail and mailing address) and limited financial information (e.g. assets under management and investible assets). We use contact information to send the user requested information about our company. The information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below. The data collected is used to tailor the visitor's experience at our site, showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences.
This site contains links to other sites. Russell Investments is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.
Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us at the point where we request information about the visitor.
This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to stop future communications or to no longer receive our service.
You can send e-mail to email@example.com.
This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided.
You can send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set or to reject all cookies. However, you should be aware that if cookies are rejected you will not be able to use some of the online services provided by Russell Investments. For more information on how to configure your browser preferences, please refer to the user guides:
A full list of all cookies Russell Investments uses can be found here .
Cookies for storing your preferences
We use various cookies to store some details you enter and choices you make so that we do not have to ask you for them every time you visit a page that needs them.
|.ASPXAUTH, ASPSESSIONID********||Stores an encrypted authentication key that allows you to seamlessly login to Russell Investments websites. It expires when you logout or close the browser unless you selected the "stay logged in on this computer" option in which case it will expire after a 1 year or if you clear your cache of browsing history.
ASPSESSIONID******** will generate a random set of 8 letters that will change with every session there will be different set for the encrypted authentication.
|Keeps a record of your current Russell Investments session so that we can provide consistent functionality across the site. It expires when you logout, close your browser or if you clear your cache of browsing history.
ASPSESSIONID******** will generate a random set of 8 letters that will change with every session.
|redirctcountry||This will remember your preference from the www.russell.com country/region selection page so that you do not need to select the country/region every time that you visit the country/region of your choice.|
|RIMyListKeys||Remembers your favorites on Reasearch pages.|
Cookies for improving service by measuring traffic
We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, in order to find out how visitors interact with Russell Investments so we can improve it. Information is collected anonymously and website trends are reported without identifying individual visitors.
|__utma||Keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. It expires after two years.|
|__utmb and __utmc||The B and C cookies work together to calculate how long a visit takes.
__utmb takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site, while __utmc takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves a site.
__utmc has no way of knowing when a user closes their browser or leaves a website, so it waits 30 minutes for another pageview to happen, and if it doesn't, it expires.
|__utmz||Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keyword was used, and where they were in the world when the website was accessed.|
|s_vi||Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keyword was used, and where they were in the world when the website was accessed.
It expires after six months.
|gpv_p3 and s_nr||gpv_p3 takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site, while s_nr takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves a site.|
|s_sq||Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keyword was used, and where they were in the world when the website was accessed. It expires after six months.|
|ELOQUA, ELQSTATUS||These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. This information is used to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. If you click through to our website from an email sent by Eloqua, we are subsequently able to identify the pages you visit on russell.com. This information is stored securely in Eloqua and never, under any circumstances, supplied to third parties.|
DoubleClick (A Google Company) cookies
We also may use DoubleClick cookies for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your interests (”interest based targeting”). The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history. DoubleClick uses “non personally identifiable information”. It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx
Contacting the Web site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact
1301 Second Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101