To improve your experience on our site, we may use ‘cookies’. A cookie is a small text file that our site may place on your computer as a tool to remember your preferences. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. These cookies do not store personal or individually-identifiable information. Please note that you may not be able to take advantage of all features of our website or apps if you delete or refuse cookies.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

Type of Cookie Purpose of Cookie
Strictly necessary These cookies are essential for you to browse our website and use its features.  The information collected relates to the operation of the website (e.g. website scripting language and security tokens) and enables us to provide you with the service you have requested.
Functionality These cookies remember the choices you have made, for example the country you visit our website from, your language and any changes you have made to text size and other parts of the web pages that you can customise to improve your user experience and to make your visits more tailored and enjoyable.
Performance/analytics These cookies collect information on how users use our services – for example, which pages of our website you visit most often, whether you receive any error messages and whether you open our emails. Information collected by these cookies is used only to improve your use of our services.  These cookies are sometimes placed by third-party providers of web traffic and analysis services.

‘Our websites use the web analytics service Google Analytics that is provided by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer which allow analyzing how you use the platform. The information generated by the cookie on your use of the platform will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. We have activated the so called “IP-anonymization” which means that your IP address will be truncated within the area of the European Union or the European Economic Area before being transferred to the United States. Only in exceptional cases the entire (ie. non-truncated) IP address will be transferred to a Google server in the US and truncated there. Google will use this information on our behalf for the purpose of evaluating your use of the platform, compiling reports on platform activity and providing other services relating to platform and internet usage. Google does not provide us with data that we may link back particularly to you. Your truncated IP address that is transferred to Google will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse accepting cookies by selecting the relevant settings of your browser. However, please note that if you do so you may not be able to use the full functionality of the platform. You can also opt out from being tracked via Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on under

Refusing or deleting cookies

Most internet browsers are set up by default to accept cookies.  However, if you want to refuse or delete them (or similar technologies) please refer to the help and support area on your browser for instructions on how to block or delete cookies (for example: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Safari). Please note you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of our website, including certain personalised features, if you delete or refuse cookies.

Please note that you may not be able to take advantage of all features of our website or apps if you delete or refuse cookies.

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