What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on the hard disk of your computer, smartphone, tablet or other devices by the websites that you visit.
1. There are different types of cookies
First party cookies vs. third party cookies:
First party cookies are set by the website you are visiting and can only be read by that website, they enable – for example – to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Third party cookies are set from a domain different from the website you are visiting when our website uses external services.
Persistent cookies vs. session cookies:
Persistent cookies are saved on your computer/device for a pre-defined period of time whereas session cookies are erased every time you close your browser
Degroof Petercam Asset Management websites uses three types of cookies:
Essential cookies :
are strictly necessary for the good functioning our websites. These cookies will be saved on your device as soon as you visit our websites. They do not require your consent due to their technical necessity.
Operational cookies :
allow us to personalize your browning experience. They allow for certain preferences or histories to be saved so that you can easily navigate the website without having to reintroduce such information in a future visit (remembering your language preference, settings choice, usernames, etc.).
Analytical cookies :
allow us to gather statistics on how our websites are used by visitors. They will track how you interact with our websites to improve our visitors’ experience and services/products offering.
2.1 List of necessary cookies we use
As explained above, these cookies are essential for the good functioning of our websites and will be placed on your device as soon as you enter them, without requiring your consent.
2.2 List of functional cookies
These cookies are used to personalize content and to provide you with an improved user experience.
2.3 Analytical cookies:
They will be stored on your device only if you provided your consent to their use.
3. Third party cookies
Our websites may display content from external providers, e.g. YouTube, LinkedIN and Twitter.
If you do not wish to activate those links and you do not access to their content, no third party cookies will be saved on your device.
4. How can I manage cookies?
To remove, block and/or manage site specific cookies:
You can delete all cookies that are already on your device by clearing your browsing history. You can also set most browsers to prevent any cookies being placed on your device.
To manage your cookie preferences, click on the button hereunder: