Last updated July 2019
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. The information saved in a cookie is unique to your account or browser, which makes it possible for the web server to deliver a tailored website experience to you, making it faster, easier, and more enjoyable.
Cookies are used to help determine the usefulness, interest and number of uses of your websites, enabling faster and more efficient browsing and eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.
There are two cookie groups that can be used:
Cookies set by the website owner are called “first party cookies”, while cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called “third party cookies”. You can to find out more about cookies on this site.
Yes, we are using both session-based and persistent cookies, and some of them are being served through third parties (i.e. Google Analytics). Additionally we are using tools like web beacons, or tracking pixels on our website.
All browsers allow the user to accept, decline or delete cookies, in particular by selecting the appropriate settings in their browser. You can set cookies in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser.
Note, however, that disabling cookies may prevent some web services from functioning properly, partially or totally affecting website navigation.
You can find further information about how to manage cookies on the help pages of your browser:
For other browsers, please consult the software documentation provided by your browser manufacturer.