This privacy policy explains what data we collect from you and what we do with this data and why we collect data. Privacy is very important to us. We protect and respect your privacy.

We collect personal and non-personal data. Personal data will include your name, email-address and location.

Upon accessing CountryRisk.io, your browser transmits certain data. This information is saved in log files and includes: used operating system, information about your web browser, referrer-URL (URL of your previously visited web page), hostname/IP-address and date and time of your access.

Personal data is collected when you register on CountryRisk.io. We use cookies and Google Analytics to collect non-personal data. Cookies are small files placed on your computer, and these help us to improve the user experience such as the login requirement.

We store data on a server that is located in Düsseldorf, Germany.

We do not, and will not, sell, rent or publish your data or share your data to any third party. Your data stays with us. The only exception is if we are forced by law to provide information to authorities. We use any collected data solely for internal use to improve our service and product. We aggregate data over all users and calculate statistics (e.g. number of ratings completed over a certain time period or average number of ratings completed per registered user).

The CountryRisk.io community is a key element of the platform. CountryRisk.io wants to be an open and transparent platform. All rating analysis done by registered users on the platform is visible to other users. This includes the rating analysis, uploaded datasets, comments and ratings. The only exception is that users of the premium package can decide to keep activities (e.g. rating analysis, datasets) private or to share only with a selected group in CountryRisk.io.

We use Google analytics on the public CountryRisk.io page to learn more about visitors in our page. This information helps us to improve our page and how we present CountryRisk.io to you. Google Analytics is not applied to any non-public pages (i.e. pages you see after signing in to CountryRisk.io). Here is a standard text that explains the Google Analytics:

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by 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 the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may opt-out of third party cookies from Google Analytics on their respective websites. You may also 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. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Learn more about the Google Analytics Terms.

CountryRisk.io may update the privacy policy from time to time. The most current version will be published here. We will inform registered users about changes to the privacy policy via email.

We want to provide the best experience to you. Hence, we would love to hear from you and welcome any feedback about CountryRisk.io and this privacy policy. You can reach us at