Privacy Policy

CTO – Confidential Trade Organization GmbH takes the protection of your personal data very seriously and strictly adheres to the rules of the data protection laws. Personal data is collected on this website only to the technically necessary extent. Under no circumstances will the data collected be sold or passed on to third parties for any other reason. The following declaration gives you an overview of how we guarantee this protection and what kind of data is collected for what purpose.

The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. As far as on our sides personal data (for example name, address or email addresses) are raised, this takes place, as far as possible, always on voluntary basis.
This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.

We would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) can have security gaps. A complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.

The use of the contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation by third parties for sending unsolicited advertising and information material is hereby expressly prohibited. The operators of these pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited advertising information being sent, for example in the form of spam mails.


Data processing on this website

CTO – Confidential Trade Organization GmbH processes and stores only those data which are necessary for the processing of orders. Furthermore, information that your browser transmits to us is automatically collected and stored in the protocols of the web server.

These are:

  • Browsertype/ -version
  • Operating system
  • Referrer URL (previously visited)
  • IP-address of the accessing computer
  • Time of server request

The legal basis for the processing of personal data is the Basic Data Protection Ordinance and the Federal Data Protection Act (hereinafter BDSG), in particular

  • Art. 6 para. 1 letter b DS-GMO, which permits the processing of personal data to the extent necessary for the implementation of pre-contractual measures and the performance of the contract, and

  • Art. 6 para. 1 letter f DS-GMO, which allows processing to protect our legitimate interests, provided that none of your legitimate interests prevail.

In addition, personal data will also be processed on the basis of your consent. You can revoke your consent at any time.

The information is assigned to CTO – Confidential Trade Organization GmbH and is not used to identify specific individuals. A compilation of this information with other sources is not made and information will be deleted after statistical analysis.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, Google will reduce your IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other countries party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area beforehand.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.
On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with other services relating to website and Internet use. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if
you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link:

Exclude Google Analytics from website tracking 



This Internet site uses cookies which makes our service more user-friendly, effective and safer. Cookies are small text files which are stored onto your computer by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so called Session-Cookies.
They are automatically deleted after your visit. Cookies sent to your computer are set to do no harm, and do not contain viruses.


Information, deletion, blocking

You have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of these data at any time as well as revocation
of a given consent at any time. For this and other questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time via the address of the website operator given in the imprint or the contact address of our data protection officer given below or exercise your right of complaint with the responsible supervisory authority.


Responsible: CTO – Confidential Trade Organization GmbH

Managing Director: Ing. Christiaan F. Scholten

Contact Data Protection Officer: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.