GDPR for Funds
Unique considerations for Investment Funds and their Service Providers.
The GDPR is a regulation that comes into force on 25th May 2018 and is designed to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals in the European Union.
The General Data Protection Regulation ('GDPR')
GDPR is relevant to data controllers and data processors in the public and private sector, and it applies to personal data, which is broadly speaking any information that could be used to identify a living person, regardless of whether the information is stored on a computer or held in a filing cabinet.
With the GDPR coming into force on 25th May 2018, we take a look at some of the data protection considerations for Funds and their Service Providers.