1. Home /
  2. Privacy and Cookie Policy

Privacy and Cookie Policy

Our Privacy and Cookie Policy explains why we collect and process personal data. Our Privacy Statement was last updated on 15th March 2016.

Why this Privacy and Cookie Policy statement?
Our Privacy Statement explains why KAS BANK collects and processes personal data. Our Cookie Policy explains why and for which purposes KAS BANK uses cookies when you visit the KAS BANK websites.

KAS BANK processes personal data in accordance with Dutch law only and is compliant with the Dutch Gedragscode Verwerking Persoonsgegevens voor Financiële Instellingen. KAS BANK processes personal data only for purposes that are determined in advance.

This Privacy Statement describes what personal data is collected and processed by KAS BANK. KAS BANK can change this Privacy Statement if new developments occur and advises you to consult this Privacy Statement every time you visit the KAS BANK website, in order to be aware of any changes.

This Privacy Statement was last updated on 15th March 2016.

What is personal data?
Personal data is data whereby we can identify you as a natural person. Examples are your name and address, but also the IP-address of your computer.

Who is responsible for your personal data?
KAS BANK is responsible for the processing of your personal data, as described in this statement. We will deal with your data carefully and will take care that all processing complies with the applicable rules and regulations.

To which website is this Privacy Statement applicable?
This Privacy Statement is applicable to all sites within the domains www.kasbank.com and www.kasbank.nl. This website is owned by KAS BANK N.V. When this Privacy Statement states 'the website(s)' we refer to all sites of the above mentioned domains.

This Privacy Statement is applicable to the websites of KAS BANK and not to websites of third parties that can be visited from the websites of KAS BANK.

KAS BANK takes appropriate measures to mitigate risk of misuse, loss, unauthorised access, unintended disclosure and unauthorised modification of personal data that is obtained via the website. If you have the impression that your personal data is insufficiently secured or there are signs of misuse, please contact contact@kasbank.com.

What data does KAS BANK process when visiting its websites?
For improvement of functionality of the KAS BANK websites, we use a number of technical data such as browser type, browser language and IP-address of the computer that you use. KAS BANK uses cookies for that purpose. For more information about cookies, please see section ‘Use of cookies’. This data enables KAS BANK to improve, amongst other things, usability for the end user.

If you as a visitor of the websites of KAS BANK fill in your data, we will collect this to enable us to identify you and, in some cases, to contact you.

What personal data does KAS BANK process when offering its services?
If you are a client of KAS BANK and have access to your bank account(s) via the internet, we process your email address, bank account number and phone number. For the identification of clients your name, date of birth, place of birth and address are used.

For what purpose does KAS BANK use the data?
KAS BANK collects information of visitors of our websites to (amongst others):
 be able to improve our service and our business;
 be able to offer information about (new) products, services and our enterprise;
 be able to optimise the performance of the websites;
 be able to implement measures for the security of the websites.

KAS BANK processes personal data of its clients for the following purposes:
 provide the client with services, including administering your bank accounts;
 send our news letter;
 contact you if this is required to provide our service to you;
 deliver you goods and services;
 comply with legal obligations, like data we need for our tax declaration.
If you share the personal data of someone else with us, then you are responsible for notifying and if necessary, getting the required permission before sharing the data with us.

KAS BANK will not retain personal data longer than is strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which your data is collected.

Use of cookies
The websites of KAS BANK use cookies. A cookie is a small text file that KAS BANK places on your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you visit one of the KAS BANK websites. A cookie stores information about your website visit, such as which pages are visited and the average time of the visit to the websites.

If you do not wish to receive cookies, you can adjust your Internet browser settings to completely block the placing of cookies. However, this will not allow you to make the most of the KAS BANK websites.

KAS BANK uses functional and analytical cookies:

Functional cookies
KAS BANK uses cookies to make the service through the websites more user friendly and more personal. Cookies store certain user preferences. This makes it possible for KAS BANK to collect behavioral patterns of visitors. Its purpose is to improve the websites of KAS BANK, to ensure they work correctly and to collect statistical data on the use of the websites.

Analytical cookies
These cookies contain anonymous data and are subdivided into:
1. session cookies: this cookie shows KAS BANK which web pages you visit and what options you use. This cookie is stored only for the duration of your Internet visit. If you close your Internet browser, the session is terminated and the cookies are removed;
2. persistent cookies: a persistent cookie can enable KAS BANK to recognise you on your next visit. A persistent cookie is stored for more than one session and you can remove it yourself from the device on which you visited KAS BANK's website.

Viewing your data
If you wish to receive an overview of the data we process you can send a request for access to:

Marketing & Commercial Development 
PO Box 24001
1000 DB Amsterdam
The Netherlands

To identify yourself please enclose a copy of your ID with the request. If your information is incorrect, you can ask us to modify the data.

Any questions about the content of this Privacy Statement should be directed by e-mail to our Marketing & Commercial Development department via: contact@kasbank.com


Stay connected, we keep you up-to-date