You have the option of setting your cookie preferences upon entering this website. You can consent or reject each category of cookies (except Strictly Necessary Cookies) in the Cookie Settings.
What are cookies and why do we use them?
Cookies are small files that are placed on your device when you visit our website. They are commonly used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information about your use of the website and display content and advertising that is relevant to you.
What kind of cookies do we use and how long will they stay on my device?
Where we place cookies on your device, these are called first-party cookies. There are also third-party cookies set by third-party domains for various purposes.
Some Cookies will stay on your device only for as long as you are accessing our Platform during a single browsing session and so are temporary. These are known as session cookies.
Other Cookies are stored on your device for longer periods to enable our Platform to “remember” you and your preferences. These are known as persistent cookies.
Some of the Cookies we use are strictly necessary for our Platform to operate effectively. Others are not strictly necessary but are used for a variety of purposes which are outlined below.
Information about the types of cookies we use can be found below, and you can change your cookie preferences in the cookie settings popup box.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for essential website functions and help us to make your online experience smoother and cannot be switched off. For example, cookies that are used to help a webpage load quickly. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us collect information about how our website is used, such as the number of visitors and how long those visitors stay for. They help us understand how we can improve our website and make it easier to use All of the information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization, such as remembering choices you have made such as your language or the region you are in. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, then some or all of these services may not function properly.
We use targeting and advertisement cookies to store information about your interests and browsing history on our website. This allows us and our third-party advertising partners to display content relevant to your interests on our website and on other sites. Cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites.
How can I control change my cookie preferences?
You can set your cookie preferences for our site in the cookie settings popup box.
You may also control cookies by managing your browser settings. Most browsers allow you to control the types of cookies you allow or reject. Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
If you use a smart phone, you can usually block Cookies in the settings section on your device. You may also be able to visit websites without leaving a history by turning private browsing on. You should visit the support section of the website of your device for more information on how to do this.
Some of the persistent cookies we place on your device will remain there indefinitely by default. These cookies are specified in Annex A. If you want to clear these cookies, you can do this in your internet browser:
What happens if I reject cookies?
If you reject cookies that require your prior consent, we will not use those cookies. If you withdraw previously given consent, we will no longer use those cookies and will delete them.
If you do not allow performance and functional cookies, we will not be able to monitor the performance of our site when you have visited and some functionality and personalization may not function properly. If you do not allow targeting cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
By deleting or blocking cookies through your browser that are strictly necessary for the function of our website, it may not operate correctly, and some areas may not be accessible.