Cookie Policy

Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are widely used by website owners in order to make their websites work or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.

Cookies set by the website owner (in this case, are called 'first-party cookies'. Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called 'third-party cookies'. Third-party cookies enable third-party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website (e.g. like advertising, interactive content, and analytics). The parties that set these third-party cookies can recognize your computer both when it visits the website in question and also when it visits certain other websites.

Why do we use cookies?

We use first and third-party cookies for several reasons. Some cookies are required for technical reasons in order for our website to operate, and we refer to these as 'essential' or 'strictly necessary' cookies. Other cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our website. Third parties serve cookies through our website for analytics, advertisements, and other purposes.

  • Essential Cookies:
  • These cookies are necessary for the website to function properly. They provide basic functionalities such as enabling log in or access to secure areas of the website.

  • Analytical and Performance Cookies:
  • These cookies allow us to analyze website traffic and measure the performance of our website. We use this information to improve the functioning of our website and provide a better user experience.

  • Functionality Cookies:
  • These cookies enable us to remember your preferences and personal choices while using our website. They make it easier for you to navigate and use various features of our website.

  • Targeting and Advertising Cookies:
  • These cookies are used to deliver relevant advertisements to you both on and off our website. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement and measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.

How to control cookies?

You have the right to decide whether to accept or reject cookies. You can exercise your cookie preferences by clicking on the 'Settings' or 'Cookie Preferences' link in the footer of our website. You can also set or amend your web browser controls to accept or refuse cookies. Please note that if you choose to reject cookies, you may still use our website though your access to some functionality and areas of our website may be restricted.

The specific types of first and third-party cookies served through our website and the purposes they perform are described in the table below: