Cookies that are not strictly necessary need to be approved before they can be set in the browser. If you approve of our cookie use, you can always change your consent at any time.
What is a cookie and why are they used?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device when you visit our website and use our services. They can be used to improve the site and make it easier for you to use or to help us analyse and improve our website and services. Sometimes they are placed to address you with the most relevant messages.
The cookies can be placed by us or by third parties. The majority of our cookies are so called third party cookies and most of them are placed by Google Analytics. We receive information from these but the third party may also use the information for its own purposes. Regarding Google, you can read more about their practices here.
To inform and to handle consent we use the tool CookieScript, which does not collect or store any personal data from users and no private information is stored outside of the EU.
We use the following types of cookies
You can see a detailed list of all our cookies here. We have classified them in the following categories:
Strictly necessary cookies allow core website functionality such as user login and account management. The website cannot be used properly without strictly necessary cookies. These cookies do not require your consent to be used.
Performance cookies are used to see how visitors use the website, eg. analytics cookies. Those cookies cannot be used to directly identify a certain visitor.
Targeting cookies are used to identify visitors between different websites, eg. content partners, banner networks. Those cookies may be used to build a profile of visitor interests or show relevant ads on our site or on other websites.
Unclassified cookies are cookies that do not belong to any other category.
The cookies are stored for different times depending on their purpose. Some might only last until you close the browser and others may be stored for a fixed time or in the case of local storage, until you choose to remove it.
Consent and How to Change Your Preferences
Cookies that are strictly necessary for the website to operate properly are allowed to be set without your permission, but in all other cases it is up to you to decide which cookies to approve. If you have chosen to accept cookies, you can always make a change by clicking the cookie link at the bottom of our website and make new choices. Do keep in mind that you might also have to change the settings in your browser to clear any previously placed cookies.