Cookies Policy

Cookies Policy

We use cookies on our corporate website ( including your online account access (hereinafter all referred to together as our “Website”) to improve your online experience when using our services.

Cookies are small text files that are downloaded and stored on your computer, smartphone or other devices when you access our Website. When you return to websites — or visit other websites that use the same cookies — they recognize these cookies and therefore your browsing device. The length of time for which cookies are stored on your browser varies depending on the cookie. Some cookies only last for your online session, whereas others will stay on your browser for a longer period.

Cookies do lots of different jobs: they allow the Website to recognize your device, to adapt the navigation and content to your preferences, to improve the performance and to collect statistics, helping us to continuously enhance our services to you.

This Cookie Policy describes different kinds of cookies, how we use them and what benefits they bring.


Types of cookies used

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential, as they enable you to move around the Website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas. Without these cookies, services you've asked for can't be provided. These cookies don’t gather information about you that is used for marketing or remembering where you've been on the internet.

As this category of cookie is essential for the Website to work, they cannot be disabled.


Cookie name Purpose Expiry Type
ARRAffinity Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times. Session HTTP Cookie
ASP.NET_SessionId Preserves the visitor's session state across page requests. Session HTTP Cookie
CookieConsent Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year HTTP Cookie
CMSCookie Cookie that enable us to track our website’s performance, to compile statistical analysis about visitor numbers as well as which pages are used (content and flow). This cookie allow us to improve both our content as well as user experience 1 day HTTP Cookie


Analytics Cookies

These cookies collect information about how you use a website, for example which pages you go to most often and if you get error messages from certain pages. These cookies don't gather information that identifies you. All information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how a website works.

These cookies collect statistical information such as number of users, frequency and duration of visits, number of pages visualized, response time of our systems, frequency of use of our online functions, etc. This information is used to improve our Website’s features such as system performance and user navigation, as well as the most frequently accessed pages and related services. These cookies may use third-party technologies such as Google Analytics, which collect such data as the number of visitors, where visitors have navigated from, and the pages they have visited on our Website. That data allows us to monitor how visitors use our Website, to compile reports and to improve our systems.


Cookie name Purpose Expiry Type
_ga Google Analytics cookie. Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gat Google Analytics cookie to throttle request rate. 1 day HTTP Cookie
_gid Google Analytics cookie. Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
collect Google Analytics cookie.Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Session Pixel Tracker


Marketing Cookies

These cookies are used to tailor marketing to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They remember that you have visited a website and this information may be shared with other organizations such as advertisers. Although these cookies can track your visits to other websites, they don’t usually know who you are.

Without these cookies, online advertisements you encounter will be less relevant to you and your interests.


Cookie name Purpose Expiry Type
IDE Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user. 1 year HTTP Cookie
st_samesite Used by ShareThis to track visitor’s website navigation and preferences - This is used for internal statistics and marketing. Session HTTP Cookie
test_cookie Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies. 1 day HTTP Cookie
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. 179 days HTTP Cookie
YSC Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Session HTTP Cookie
yt-remote-cast-installed, yt-remote-connected-devices, yt-remote-device-id, yt-remote-fast-check-period, yt-remote-session-app, yt-remote-session-name Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session HTML Local Storage



How to change your cookies’ preferences


Cookies and your browser settings


You can use your browser settings to delete cookies that have already been set at any time. You can also use your browser settings to manage cookies, for example, to switch off a cookie altogether. If you do this, it could mean that we can’t use strictly necessary cookies properly and so parts of our Website may not work correctly.


Cookies and your privacy


The information cookies collect and how we use that information may count as personal data. We may also be able to identify you by name, IP address or session ID. You have rights regarding how we collect, store and use your personal data. You can learn more about how we use your personal data in our Privacy notice.