Privacy Statement

Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the BITS website. When you visit our site to browse or download information, no personal information will be collected unless you specifically provide it to us. We do not use "cookies" except for site management purposes. We may attempt to track the number of visitors and their domain names, however, minimizing the collection and retention of email addresses or other personal information. We use such information, for example, to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site and to help us make the site more useful to visitors and members. Note that this privacy policy applies only to the BITS website. If you link to other sites through our website, be advised that each may have its own privacy policy.

BITS Policy on Confidentiality of Information

BITS holds confidential all information received from proprietary sources, unless given express permission to attribute the source of such information.

All information obtained from financial institutions is held confidential. Such information may be aggregated into BITS reports and white papers; however, no institution's information will be individually identified, unless it has given express permission to do so.

All BITS documents - including but not limited to white papers, presentations, and CEO communications - are held confidential. They are distributed only to members of the Roundtable Technology Committee, BITS Executive Board, BITS Advisory Council, The Financial Services Roundtable, or other authorized Roundtable/BITS members.

Exceptions are:

  • Press Releases
  • Publicly accessible information on the BITS website www.bits.org
  • Any documents specifically authorized for release