For further information about this policy, please contact [email protected].
First and third-party cookies
A cookie may be considered a 'first' or 'third' party depending on the domain placing the cookie. First-party cookies are those set by a website that is being visited by the user at the time (e.g., cookies placed by www.theice.com). Third-party cookies are cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the website being visited by the user. If a user visits a website and another entity sets a cookie through that website, this would be a third-party cookie.
Persistent cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies are temporary cookies that allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
If you do not wish to accept cookies in connection with your use of this Website, you must stop using our Website or use your browser settings to block the placing of cookies.
If you wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you will need to delete your cookies using your internet browser settings.
For further information about deleting or blocking cookies, please visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=2.
Changing your cookie settings
Please note that internet browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your internet browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. Otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your internet browser for more details.
The cookies used on our Website are categorized as follows:
To find out about specific cookies we use on our website please contact [email protected].
'Performance' cookies collect information about how you use our Website (e.g., which pages you visit and if you experience any errors). These cookies do not collect any information that could identify you and are only used to help us improve how our Website works, understand what interests our users and measure how effective our content is.
We use performance cookies for:
'Functionality' cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve the users’ visit. Some Functionality cookies are necessary to allow the user to move around the Website, use essential features like secure areas, and access and use mobile apps.
We use Functionality cookies to manage the registration of your account and for general administration purposes. These cookies are usually deleted when you log out, but may remain to remember your preferences and settings when you are logged out.
This Website uses third party cookies from trusted third parties. Some third party cookies are necessary to allow you to access content provided on our Website by one or more third parties. These cookies may also track your use of the Website, including how long you spend on the Website and the pages that you visit so that we can continue to provide engaging content.
Google Analytics are among the third party cookies used on this website. Google Analytics is a common and trusted analytics solution on the Web for helping us understand how you use our Website and the ways that we can improve your experience.
Useful information about cookies can be found at:
Internet Advertising Bureau
A guide to behavioral advertising and online privacy has been produced by the internet advertising industry which can be found at:
International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom
Information on the ICC (UK) UK cookie guide can be found on the ICC Website section: