This Privacy Policy provides information on how MCM will use your personal data as a user of this website (hereafter the Website), and on your rights pursuant to the General Data Protection Regulation (hereafter GDPR). If you have any doubts about the processing of your personal data, please write to MCM at the following email address: sistemas@miquelycostas.com

1. IDENTIFICATION. Who is the data controller?

Your personal data will be processed by MIQUEL Y COSTAS & MIQUEL, S.A. (MCM), with Spanish tax number (NIF) A08020729 and registered office at C/ Tuset 10, 08006 Barcelona, Spain.

2. PURPOSE. To what end will we process your personal data?

As a general rule, use of the MCM website does not require users to share their personal data.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, you will need to register or provide personal data in order to access certain services, and in such cases we hereby inform you that we will use your personal data for the following purposes:

  • To reply to your message and/or provide the information you have requested via our contact message boxes.
  • To process your job application submitted via our platform, if applicable
  • To manage shareholder relations, if applicable

    3. DATA. What data do we require and how do we safeguard your rights?

    The data you provide in any of the forms found on the Website must be true and accurate, to ensure that information is always updated and free of error. You must notify MCM of any necessary changes or corrections to your personal data as soon as possible by sending an email to: sistemas@miquelycostas.com

    All fields marked with an asterisk (*) on Website forms are required. If a required field is left blank, we may not be able to provide the services or information you have requested.

    By clicking the “Accept” (or equivalent) button on the aforementioned forms, you declare that the information and details provided therein are true and accurate, and you undertake to make diligent use of your user name and password and not disclose them to third parties, and to advise MCM of their loss, theft or potential third-party access as soon as possible.

    4. LAWFUL BASES. What gives us the right to process your data?

    The different data processing operations performed by MCM are listed below:

    Managing queries submitted via forms, emails or message boxes

    Legal basis: The legitimate interest of MCM to respond to requests for information received via the Website.

    International transfers: This processing will not entail the international transfer of your data.

    Evaluating potential employees for Group companies and managing our relationship with you as a job candidate

    Legal basis: Your consent to be entered in the database of job candidates.

    International transfers: This processing will not entail the international transfer of your data.

    Managing your registration in the MCM Shareholders’ Forum, and developing, fulfilling, monitoring and exercising our existing relationship with you as a shareholder

    Legal basis: The legitimate interest of MCM to honour its rights and obligations as well as those of its shareholders.

    International transfers: This processing will not entail the international transfer of your data.

    5. RECIPIENTS. Who will have access to your data?

    Your data will not be disclosed to third parties, with the exception of public authorities and government or judicial agencies, if and when this information is required, in compliance with all legal and regulatory stipulations.

    6. DATA STORAGE LIMITS. How long will we keep your data?

    Your data will be kept, provided you do not withdraw your consent for the specified purposes, for as long as is necessary to fulfil said purposes. Once those purposes have been achieved, we will keep your data up to the limit prescribed by law.

    7. RIGHTS. What rights do you have when you give us your data?

    You may exercise your right to access, correct, erase, restrict processing, request data portability and object to the use of your personal data by writing to us at C/ Tuset 10, 7ª Planta, Barcelona, or by sending an email to sistemas@miquelycostas.com, identifying yourself and clearly stating the nature of your request.

    In order to verify your identity, we may ask for a copy of an official identification document (government-issued ID) before processing your request to exercise any of these rights.

    If you wish to file a complaint about the processing of your personal data, you may also contact the Spanish Data Protection Agency at www.aepd.es.

    8. SECURITY. What security measures do we apply?

    MCM adopts the levels of security required by the GDPR that are appropriate to the nature of the data being processed at any given moment. However, technical security in the online world is not always foolproof and may be vulnerable to malicious attacks from third parties, although MCM does its utmost to prevent such attacks.

    9. MINORS

    Minors cannot use the services available on our Website without the prior consent of their parents, guardians or legal representatives, who will be held solely liable for the actions of minors in their care on the Website, including the submission of forms containing their personal data and any boxes they may tick on those forms.

    Date of creation: May 2021

    Inicial notice

    About cookies used on the MCM website

    We use first-party and third-party cookies for statistical purposes. You can accept all non-essential cookies by clicking on the “Accept” button, disable them by clicking on the “Reject” button or customize your preferences by clicking on the “Settings” link. For more information on how we use cookies and the third parties that use them, please see our Cookies Policy.

    Cookies policy

    1. Introduction

    This Cookies Policy contains information on the cookies or similar technology that is stored or may be stored on your device when you access and use this website (hereafter the Website) operated by Miquel y Costas & Miquel, S.A. (hereafter MCM).

    In this Cookies Policy, the term “cookies” refers to cookies as well as similar technology such as pixels, web beacons or fingerprinting techniques.

    This Website may use cookies to process your personal data. Please see the Data Protection Notice for information on how MCM processes your personal data when using cookies.

    2. What are cookies?

    A cookie is a file that is stored on your device when you access certain websites or electronic messages. Cookies allow websites to store and retrieve, among other things, information on the number of visits and browsing habits of users or their devices.

    Cookies are used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, and to provide website owners with information.

    3. What types of cookies does this Website use?

    In general terms, cookies can be classified by the following criteria:

    Essential cookies: these are strictly necessary for the Website to work and for browsing the Website as requested. For example, they activate basic functions like page browsing and access to secure areas of the Website, or personalize how the Website is presented (the language, for instance). Without these cookies, the Website may not work properly.

    Non-essential cookies: these are any cookies that do not fall within the definition of essential cookies, including analytics cookies. These are only stored on your device after obtaining your consent.

    This Website’s essential and non-essential cookies can be classified by:


    Session cookies: these expire at the end of your session (usually when you close your browser or turn off your device).

    Persistent cookies: these are stored on your device for a longer period of time than the browser session. The duration of persistent cookies is determined by the cookie manager and can range from a few minutes to several years.

    Who installs the cookie:

    First-party cookies: these are placed on your device directly by the Website.

    Third-party cookies: these are placed on your device by other websites, normally when the Website incorporates elements from other websites (such as social media plug-ins or images) or when third parties are contracted by MCM to provide services via the Website.


    Technical cookies: these allow the Website to work and use different functions or services, such as controlling traffic and data transfers, authenticating sessions, accessing restricted areas of the Website, using security systems or storing, disclosing and/or sharing content.

    User preference cookies: these store information on how you prefer to access the Website, such as your choice of language for browsing the site.

    Analytics cookies: these let MCM understand how you interact with the Website by monitoring and analysing your browsing habits, in order to improve the Website.

    4. How can you disable or delete cookies?

    You can withdraw your consent to the use of cookies or modify your cookies settings at any time by clicking on this link:

    Cookie Settings

    Additionally, you can allow, block or delete cookies stored on your device by adjusting your browser settings. Please be advised that disabling essential cookies may make it impossible for the Website to work properly.

    The following links provide information on how to manage or disable cookies in the main internet browsers:

    For Google Chrome, click here

    For Firefox, click here

    For Internet Explorer, click here

    For Microsoft Edge, click here

    For Opera, click here

    For Safari, click here

    Please remember that it is important to consult the latest updated support information for these browsers to learn how to manage and delete cookies. If your browser is not listed here, please visit the Settings section of your browser.

    If you do not want to be tracked by Google Analytics on any website, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

    5. Changes to the Cookies Policy

    MCM may modify this Cookies Policy, in part or in whole, when required to do so by the laws in force, or to ensure that it accurately reflects the cookies actually used on the Website and in any related electronic communications.

    Date of creation: May 2021