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Essentially, cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie does NOT give us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Although most web browsers automatically accept cookies, you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies to your preference. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website.

We use cookies on our website and we assume you are ok with this otherwise please disable cookies in your browser or navigate away and clear cookies set by the website.

Cookies on this website are used for:

Analytical/performance purposes - this allows us to recognise and calculate the number of visitors and to see how visitors navigate around the website when they are using it. Therefore helping us improve the way our website functionality for example, by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.

Functionality purposes - to help us recognise you when you return to our website. This allows us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences and settings.

Sharing purposes – this allows you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.

If you have any questions regarding our Cookie policy then please contact us.

Cookies Table

Name Duration Purpose
AWSELB End of Session Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times
Incap_ses_# End of Session Preserves user states across page requests
JSESSIONID End of Session Preserves user states across page requests
Visid_incap_# 1 year Preserves user states across page requests
_ga 2 years Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website
_gat End of Session Used by Google Analytics to throttle report rate
_gid End of Session Registers a unique ID that is used to generate
@@History/@@scroll|# Persistent Unclassified
GPS End of Session Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location
Nibi_# End of Session Unclassified
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE 179 days Tries to estimate the user’s bandwidth on pages with integrated Youtube videos
YSC End of Session Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen
_asc End of Session Unclassified
_auc 1 year Unclassified
Ahoy_unique_9021480 239 days Unclassified
Ahoy_visit 239 days Unclassified
Ahoy_visitor 2878 years Unclassified
crumb End of Session Unclassified
ss_cid 2 years Unclassified
ss_cpvisit 2 years Unclassified
ss_cvisit End of Session Unclassified
ss_cvt End of Session Unclassified
Unique_id End of Session Unclassified