Cookie Policy

Cookies, Targeting and Other Technologies

The Website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide web services and functionalities for the users. For example, they enable us to improve your experience on the Website and offer you a better and more customized service. Cookies enable the Website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) so that you don’t have to re-enter them each time you use the Website.

Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date). A session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

We use the following types of cookies:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential in order to carry out a request initiated by you, for example by remembering information provided by you as you move through the site to and managing your logged-in status during the session. You cannot opt out of these cookies as the Website cannot function properly without them.
  • Performance Cookies: These cookies allow us to collect data relating to your use of our Website, including the content on which you click while browsing on our Website, in order to collect and record information about what you viewed on our Website, to measure the effectiveness and consumer interaction with the Website and improve our Website over time and to help us understand the size of our audience and traffic patterns. These cookies may be provided by our third-party analytic tool provider but are only used for purposes related to our Website.
  • Targeting Cookies: These cookies remember information regarding your use of our App and other websites so that we can serve promotional and other targeted information to you specific to your interests on our and other websites.
  • Social Sharing Cookies: These cookies provide access to social networks and may collect personal information in relation to your use of these networks. We have no control for how the social networks may collect and use your personal information and their use is subject to the social network’s privacy policy.

We may also collect information about your computer and/or mobile device, such as the operating system and browser type used. We use this information to manage and administer our Website. We share this information in a fully anonymous form with our business associates. This information consists of statistical data about users’ activity on the Website.

Changing the Browser Setting

If you do not wish to use the cookie technologies described here, you can set your browser to not accept cookies. Please note that in this case, you may only be able to use our Website and Services in a restricted way or not at all.

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