The Cookies policy might be updated from time to time, and users will be informed of any material changes.
What are Cookies?
A Cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the website or browse from one page to another.
To learn more about Cookies, please visit aboutCookies.org.
What types of Cookies do we use?
We use two types of Cookies on the Site(s): Session and Persistent. A session cookie is a temporary cookie that remains on your device until you leave the Site(s). Session Cookies are essential to make our Site(s) work correctly, enabling you to move around our Site(s) and use our features. A persistent cookie remains on your device for much longer, or until you manually delete it (how long the cookie remains on your device will depend on the duration or “lifetime” of the specific cookie and your browser settings). Persistent Cookies help us recognise you as a returning user of our Site(s) so it’s easier and more convenient to return to and interact with our Site(s). In addition, persistent Cookies also help us recognise and record information about your web browsing habits during the lifetime of the persistent cookie.
What are Cookies used for?
What third-party Cookies do we use?
We may also work with third-party service providers who may set Cookies on our Site(s). These third-party service providers help us track and analyse your use of our Site(s) and to optimise our Site(s) and improve your experience. For these purposes, Analytics Cookies collect information about your device type, operating system type, browser type, domain, other system settings, IP address, referring URLs, information on actions taken on the Sites and the dates and times of your visits, as well as the country and time zone in which your device is located. These Cookies are provided by third-party analytics providers, including Google Analytics and the information obtained through these Cookies will be disclosed to or collected directly by these third-party service providers.
How to manage Cookies?
Information we may collect from you
- information that you provide to us via our site;
- if you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence and may record telephone calls for regulatory compliance and record keeping purposes; and
- details of your visits to our site and the materials and information that you access.
Use of your information
We may use data held about you in the following ways:
- to support your interaction with us, including to ensure that the content of our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and your computer, to provide you with information or products you may have requested through our site, to notify you about changes to our site and to ensure the ongoing accuracy and relevance of such data;
- to carry out any security or other verification activities to ensure the proper operation of our site or to ensure compliance with our regulatory obligations;
- for general internal research purposes, including to identify and analyse the regularity of the use of our site and the nature of our site’s users; and
- to design products and services for your use.
We may disclose your personal data to our affiliates, agents and contractors for the purposes stated above. We may also disclose your personal data to third parties:
- in the event that we sell or buy, or one or more of our affiliates sells or buys, any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets;
- if we or our assets, or one or more of our affiliates or our affiliates assets’ are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its clients may be one of the transferred assets;
- if we, or one or more of our affiliates are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal or regulatory obligation; or