What are cookies?
A cookie is a small data file made up of letters and numbers that is stored on your browser or device when you visit our website. They are designed to remember actions taken on the site and to record your browsing activity to determine potential improvements to the site's functionality. They can also be used to remember your preferences for future visits to the website.
The cookies we use
Both session cookies and persistent cookies are in use on our website:
Session cookies: These cookies expire at the end of a browser session. They enable us to collect information about your actions on the website, and they are deleted when the browser is closed or you log off.
Persistent cookies: These cookies remain on your computer or mobile device for a preset period of time. They collect data that enables us to personalize your experience of our website on each repeat visit.
Our website makes use of the following cookies for the reasons specified:
Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are necessary for you to navigate our website and use basic website functions, such as logging to the website, for example.
Performance and analytical cookies: These cookies collect information about the number of visits to our website and how visitors interact with the website. Analysis of this information allows us, for example, to serve content that interests you and to discover ways in which our website could be improved.
Functional cookies: These cookies allow us to remember you and your preferences from previous visits, which helps us to offer you a smooth and personalized browsing experience every time you visit our website.
Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies are used to deliver ads that are relevant to you and your interests. They gather information about how you use our website (which pages you visit, how long you stay, what links you follow) so that we can customize the advertising you see while browsing our website and measure the effectiveness of that advertising.
How you can control cookies
You can disable the cookie function in your browser settings. If you do so, however, you may not be able to use all the functions and services of the website.