For further information about the Policy, please contact us.
A detailed list of all cookies which are used by our website can be found here.
2. Your Consent
By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our placing cookies on your computer in order to analyse the way you use our website. Please read the Policy carefully for more details about the information we collect when you use this site.
3. What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that are placed on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.
4. Key Concepts
First and third-party cookies: whether a cookie is ‘first’ or ‘third’ party refers to the domain placing the cookie.
First-party cookies: are those set by a website that is being visited by the user at the time.
Third-party cookies: are cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the website being visited by the user. If a user visits a website and another entity sets a cookie through that website this would be a third-party cookie.
Persistent cookies: these cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies: these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
5. How to Delete and Block Our Cookies
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
6. How to Turn Cookies Off?
Internet browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your internet browser.
In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. Otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your internet browser for more details.
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari
7. Can I Withdraw My Consent?
This will expire periodically. If you wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you will need to delete your cookies by using your internet browser settings.
For further information about deleting or blocking cookies, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/
8. What Personal Information Do Cookies Collect?
Generally, a cookie will contain a string of text that contains information about the browser. To work, a cookie does not need to know where you are from, it only needs to remember your browser.
However, there are some cookies we use which may store more personal information about you. This can be done only if you yourself have provided our website with that personal information.
9. What Cookies Do We Use and Why?
The cookies used on our site are categorised as follows:
- Strictly necessary
“Strictly Necessary” cookies let you move around the website and use essential features like secure areas. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided. Please note that these cookies do not gather any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you've been on the internet.
We use these Strictly Necessary cookies to:
- Make sure you connect to the right service on our website when we make any changes to the way the website works;
- Route users to specific applications of a service, or specific servers.
Accepting these cookies is a condition of using the website, so if you prevent these cookies we cannot guarantee your use of our website or how the security on our website will perform during your visit.
“Functionality” cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit.
We use Functionality cookies to:
- Remember settings you've applied, such as layout, text size, preferences, and colours;
- Remember if we've already asked you if you want to fill in a survey;
Some of these cookies are managed by third parties, and you may refer to the third parties' own website privacy notifications for further information.
10. More Information about Cookies
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).
For more information on Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, click here.
This is a web analytics service provided by Adobe. This website uses Adobe analytics and onsite personalization services cookies to measure your use of this website. You can find out more about these cookies by clicking here.
Other Useful Information about Cookies
You can also find other useful information about cookie at http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
A guide to behavioural advertising and online privacy has been produced by the internet advertising industry which can be found at http://www.youronlinechoices.eu and www.aboutads.info.
Spanish Data Protection Commissioner (AEPD)
Information on the AEPD cookie guide can be found on the AEPD website at https://www.agpd.es/portalwebAGPD/canaldocumentacion/publicaciones/common/Guias/Guia_Cookies.pdf.
International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom
Information on the ICC (UK) UK cookie guide can be found on the ICC website section at http://www.iccwbo.uk/pages/privacy.