Cookie policy

Cookies are small files that are sent to your computer's hard drive by the web server and they enable our Websites to remember who you are. Information from cookies may include information relating to your use of our Websites, information about your computer, such as IP address and browser type, and demographic data. 

Below you can find out about the cookies we use and why:

Technical Cookies Purpose
ASPXAUTH Used to determine if a user is authenticated.
ASP.NET_SessionId Used to identify the user's session on the server.
CookieBannerAccepted Current cookie banner cookie.
ai_session Preserves users states across page requests.
recent_searches Used to allow users to reuse previous searches.
__cfduid Used to identify individual clients and apply security settings
SC_ANALYTICS_SESSION_COOKIE Sitecore session cookie
SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE Used by sitecore to identify visitor on repeat visits and remember preferences and selections
Analytic Cookies
ai_user Set by Microsoft app insights to collect stats
_gid (Google tag manager) Used to create a unique ID to generate stats on user's usage
_gat_UA-56702039-1 (Google tag manager) Used by google analytics to throttle request rate
_gat_UA-71144652-2 (Google tag manager) Used by google analytics to throttle request rate
_ga (Google tag manager) Used to create a unique ID to generate stats on user's usage
_ga (Google tag manager) Used to create a unique ID to generate stats on user's usage
Social Media Cookies
UserMatchHistory (linkedin) Used to track visitors on multiple sites to generate advertisments
Lissc (linkedin) Unclassified
Lang (linkedin) Remembers the users selected language
Bcookie (linkedin) Tracking the use of embedded services
Lidc (linkedin) Tracking the use of embedded services

 

We use Google Analytics cookies to collect aggregate statistical information on the number of users accessing the website, and how they are using it, including how they access the website, the length and frequency of visits and pages viewed. We use this information to create reports and improve the website. For more information about Google Analytics cookies please click here. To learn more about how we use Google Analytics please refer to our Privacy Policy.

You can prevent transmission of the data created by Google Analytics cookies to Google and processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?

The "Help" section on the menu bar of most internet browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether.

You also can manage your cookies preferences using the following links for some of the most popular internet browsers:

Internet Explorer - http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows7/Block-enable-or-allow-cookies

Google Chrome- https://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647&p=cpn_cookies

Firefox- http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Blocking%20cookies

To find out more about using your browser settings to control cookies please visit: www.allaboutcookies.org.