A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.
We use the following cookies, both ours and from third parties (where specified):
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
Non necessary cookies. These cookies cannot be particularly necessary for the functioning of the site and are specifically used to collect personal data of users through analysis, advertisements or other embedded content. We are obliged to have your consent before having these cookies on our website.
Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality or preference cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Targeting or advertising cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. (We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.)
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:
_ga – Category: Analytical – Expiration time: 2 years
This cookie is set by Google Analytics. It is used to calculate data on visitors, sessions, campaigns and monitor how the website is used for a related analytical report. The cookie stores informations in anonymous form and assigns a casually generated number to identify a unique visitor. Used to distinguish users.
_gat – Category: Performance – Duration: 1 minute
This cookie is set by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit data collection from high traffic sites.
_gid – Category: analysis – Duration: 1 day
This cookie is set by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store informations on how visitors use the website and helps create an analysis report on how the website is performing. The data collected include the number of visitors, the source from which they arrived and the pages visited in anonymised form.
cookie_consent – Category: necessary – Expiration time: 1 month
This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent banner. The purpose of the cookie is to check if you gave your consent to the usage of cookies that are not strictly necessary to the function of our website.
Please note that third parties may also use other cookies, over which we have no control. These third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies or performance cookies or targeting cookies, or advertising cookies.
Users can block unnecessary cookies by clicking on the "X" on the Cookie consent banner, or all cookies by their browser settings. If users block all cookies (including necessary ones) they may not have access to all or part of our website.