Data privacy

Version dated: May 2018

Protecting the privacy of our customers and business partners is extremely important to us. The data made available to us relating to you as an individual is collected, processed and used in accordance with the statutory provisions. The employees of HANSAINVEST Real Assets GmbH (“HANSAINVEST” or “we” for short) will treat the personal data that you make available to us when you visit our website as confidential. Insofar as this is technically possible and reasonable/where it makes sense, services can be used anonymously.

HANSAINVEST has prepared this data privacy statement to describe how, and for which purposes, which personal data relating to users of the site is collected, processed and used. The data privacy statement also provides an overview of reasonable precautionary measures taken to ensure the security of your personal data.

What is the purpose and scope of application of this data privacy statement?

This data privacy statement applies to all personal data that is collected, processed and used by HANSAINVEST when you visit the site.

The content of this data privacy statement may be subject to additional conditions or disclaimers or other contractual provisions that you have entered into with HANSAINVEST, such as data privacy statements or customer information, as well as mandatory applicable laws and provisions.

What information do we collect from you and for what purposes?

When you visit the site, our web server will automatically record details of your visit (for example your IP address, the website that you are visiting us from, the type of browser software used and the individual sub-pages of the website that you actually access, including the date and duration of your visit).

In addition, we collect, process and use personal data that you make available via the site, for example if you enter personal details (e.g. name, gender, address, e-mail address, telephone/fax number) on a registration page or if you subscribe to an e-mail newsletter.

HANSAINVEST collects, processes and uses your personal data:

  • in order to further develop and improve the website
  • for technical administration and development purposes relating to the site
  • for customer and user administration and marketing,
  • in order to provide you with information on our products and services.


To whom do we disseminate your information?

We can disseminate your information to government authorities or institutions, supervisory authorities or other individuals, in each case in accordance with applicable laws, provisions, a court decision or an official enquiry, or in accordance with, and for the purposes of, guidelines of (supervisory) authorities or similar proceedings, where this is necessary or permitted based on the applicable law.

Which security measures have we implemented in order to protect your information that is collected via the site?

We have taken the necessary technical and organisational measures to protect your personal data that is collected via the site from unauthorised access, misuse, loss or destruction.

  • All instances of access and attempted access are logged as a preventative security measure.
  • Data will not be disseminated to third parties without the consent of the data subject in the absence of any statutory provisions to the contrary.
  • All employees of HANSAINVEST are subjected to written data secrecy obligations.

The data protection officer and the internal audit department perform checks on a regular basis to ensure that the data protection provisions are being adhered to.

How do we handle electronic mail sent to and from HANSAINVEST?

All electronic mail sent to and from HANSAINVEST is protected - in our systems - by adequate technical and organisational measures and may only be accessed by individuals that are not directly involved in the communication in justified cases and in accordance with applicable laws and provisions (e.g. court decision, suspected criminal behaviour, breach of supervisory law obligations); this information is only accessed by certain individuals in defined functions (e.g. legal, compliance, audit).

What should you bear in mind when sending data via the Internet?

The Internet is not considered a safe environment in general, and information sent via the Internet (such as information sent to or from the site or via electronic mail) may be viewed by unauthorised third parties, which may result in the disclosure of the information, the alteration of its content or technical failure. Even if both the sender and the recipient are in the same country, information sent via the Internet may be transmitted across international borders and may be disseminated to a country with a lower level of data protection than in your country of residence.


Please note that we assume no responsibility or liability for the security of your information while it is being transmitted to HANSAINVEST via the Internet. In order to protect your privacy, we would like to remind you that you can use other means of communication with HANSAINVEST where you consider this to be appropriate.

Overview of dynamic services (cookies and external providers)



Google Maps

We use the Google Maps service on our website. This is designed to

make it easier for you to travel and navigate to us. You can find more information on Google’s data privacy provisions here:


We use Matomo to record and analyse visitor data ( This is an open source software package that we host ourselves. This means that no data is transmitted to third parties.


In order to offer our users a better user experience, we use cookies that remember things such as filter settings that you have configured. We also remember your login - for example for the newsletter - so that we can ensure the direct allocation of data to users. This only applies for the duration of the session. After you log out, the session data will be erased.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.


Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.


Google Analytics cookies are stored based on Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior to optimize both its website and its advertising.


IP anonymization


We have activated the IP anonymization feature on this website. Your IP address will be shortened by Google within the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services regarding website activity and Internet usage for the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with any other data held by Google.


Browser plugin


You can prevent these cookies being stored by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, we wish to point out that doing so may mean you will not be able to enjoy the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the data generated by cookies about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) from being passed to Google, and the processing of these data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:


Objecting to the collection of data


You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this site: disable google analytics


For more information about how Google Analytics handles user data, see Google's privacy policy:


Outsourced data processing


We have entered into an agreement with Google for the outsourcing of our data processing and fully implement the strict requirements of the German data protection authorities when using Google Analytics.








You have the option of subscribing to our newsletter via our website. We need various pieces of personal data for your subscription, as well as a declaration from you stating that you agree to receive the newsletter. In order to provide you with targeted information, we also collect and process publicly available personal data.

As soon as you have signed up for the newsletter, we will send you a confirmation e-mail with a link that you can use to confirm your subscription.

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time using a link in the newsletter or using the newsletter settings.

How can you exercise user rights?

If permitted by statutory provisions, you can:

  • request information on whether we collect, process or use your personal data,
  • ask us for a copy of your personal data or
  • ask us to rectify incorrect personal data relating to you.

You can object to the use of your personal data for marketing purposes, or for market or opinion research.


Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or comments regarding data privacy and your rights referred to above, as well as regarding your right to update or erase your personal data:

HANSAINVEST Real Assets GmbH External data protection officer Kapstadtring 8

22297 Hamburg

You can also send an e-mail to:

HANSAINVEST cookie policy

Version dated: May 2018

We, HANSAINVEST Real Assets GmbH, Kapstadtring 8, 22297 Hamburg, Germany (“HANSAINVEST” or “we” for short) use this cookie policy to provide you with information on how we use cookies and similar technology on our website (“site”). You can find further information on how we collect, process and use personal data in our data privacy statement.

Cookies and similar technology

Cookies If you use our site, we may store a cookie or several cookies - small text files that contain a sequence of alphanumeric characters - on your end device. We use both session cookies and permanent cookies. Session cookies are deleted when you close your Internet browser. Permanent cookies remain saved even after you close your Internet browser and can be used by your Internet browser the next time you visit our site. Your Internet browser may offer various options relating to cookies. Please note that if you either delete cookies or opt to disable cookies, you may not be able to use the functions associated with the services offered via our site in full.

HANSAINVEST uses various services offered by Google, such as “MyBusiness”. The use of this service involves Google collecting data that has been rendered anonymous - for example on the number of clicks and visits. We are able to access this data.

We explicitly point out that this data is only collected if the Google search engine is used and if you search for keywords relating to HANSAINVEST.

Our website does not use services such as Google Analytics.

How we use cookies and similar technology

We use cookies and automatically collect information in order to:

1. personalise our site and the services we offer via our site, for example in order to save information relating to you so that you do not have to enter it again while using our site or the next time


you use our site and the services offered via our site;

2.    in order to provide you with tailored advertisements, content and information;

3.    in order to monitor and analyse the effectiveness of our site and the services we offer via our site, as well as advertising activities of third-party providers;

4.    in order to prepare aggregate user statistics, for example on the total number of visitors and page impressions;

5.    in order to track your input data and the status of advertising campaigns or other activities offered via our site or the services offered via our site. Tracking technology also helps us to maintain and improve the usability of the site by identifying whether your computer has made contact with us in the past and in order to identify the most popular areas of our website.