Changes to UK data privacy law are coming into effect on 25 May 2018. Your personal information rights can be found in our privacy notice - this version will be updated before 25 May to reflect the new regulation.

Use of Information

We will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are:

Your name
Your mobile telephone number
Your email address
Your occupation

The information collected will be used to send you the information you have requested and to provide information that may be useful to you. If you do not wish us to bring to your attention additional services please give us written notice to that effect. Unless you do so, we may pass information to other Rathbone Group Members if we believe that they provide additional services which may benefit you. We may also tell you about other companies’ services and if you respond positively, you may be contacted by those other companies.

We may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group) data about our site visitors' traffic patterns with partners or other parties. However, we do not sell or share any information about individual users.


A cookie is a small piece of text stored on a user's computer by a web browser. Most modern browsers allow you to decide whether to accept cookies, and the time frame to keep them, but rejecting cookies may impair some of the functionality of this website. We undertake not to abuse the personal identification aspect of cookies.

More information about how cookies are used on this website is available in our cookie policy.

Your rights

In addition to our safeguards, your personal data is protected in the UK by the Data Protection Act 1998. This provides amongst other things that the data we hold about you will be processed lawfully and fairly. It should be accurate, relevant and not excessive. The information will be kept up to date, where necessary, and not retained for longer than is necessary. It will be kept securely to prevent unauthorised access by other people.

You have certain rights of access under the Data Protection Act 1998 to personal data held or processed by us or on our behalf. Further details of these rights are available on request. We reserve the right to charge for providing such access.

Data Controller - Contact the Data Protection officer, Rathbone Brothers Plc, Port of Liverpool Building, Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1NW. Tel 0151 236 6666.

Email Subscription Alerting Service

You have the right to see what is held about you and correct any inaccuracies online. You can do this by using the "login" link at the beginning of the Alerting Service page.

Policy changes

Any changes to this policy will be posted here.


Rathbones and its web hosting company, Proctor & Stevenson Ltd, treat all data held with care and security. Any details you give will remain confidential.

Rathbones make no warranty that the contents of the site are free from infection by viruses or anything else which has contaminating or destructive properties and shall have no liability in respect thereof.

In your communications with this site you are prohibited from transmitting any unlawful, libellous, threatening, defamatory, obscene or profane material. Any such action that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be deemed a criminal offence or violate any law will be identified to any relevant authorities including law enforcement authorities that may request such disclosure.

Rathbone Brothers Plc is the Data Controller.