General information, deactivation and management of cookies
Cookies are data that are sent from the website and stored by your internet browser on your computer or other device (e.g. tablet or mobile phone). Technical cookies and third party cookies may be installed by our website or its subdomains.
However, the user can manage, or request the general deactivation or deletion of cookies, by modifying the settings of his internet browser. This deactivation, however, may slow down or prevent access to certain parts of the site.
The settings for managing or deactivating cookies may vary depending on the internet browser you are using, so for more information on how to do this, we suggest that you consult your device manual or the “Help” function of your internet browser.
Below are links explaining how to manage or disable cookies for the most popular internet browsers:
Internet Explorer: Delete and manage cookies
Mozilla Firefox: Cookie management | Firefox support
Opera: Web preferences
The use of technical cookies, i.e. cookies that are necessary for the transmission of communications over electronic communication networks or cookies that are strictly necessary for the provider to provide the service requested by the customer, allows our website to be used safely and efficiently.
Session cookies may be installed in order to allow you to access and remain in the private area of the portal as an authenticated user.
Technical cookies are essential for the proper functioning of our website and are used to allow users normal navigation and the possibility of using the advanced services available on our website. The technical cookies we use can be divided into session cookies, which are only stored for the duration of browsing until the browser is closed, and persistent cookies, which are stored in the memory of the user’s device until they expire or are deleted by the user. Our website uses the following technical cookies:
Technical navigation or session cookies, used to manage normal navigation and user authentication;
Functional technical cookies, used to store customisations chosen by the user, such as language;
Technical analytics cookies, used to find out how users use our website so we can evaluate and improve its performance.
Third-party cookies may be installed: these are analytical and profiling cookies from Google Analytics, Google Doubleclick, Criteo, Rocket Fuel, Youtube, Yahoo, Bing and Facebook. These cookies are sent from the websites of these third parties outside our site.
Third-party analytical cookies are used to collect information about user behaviour on the site. These cookies are collected anonymously in order to monitor the performance and improve the usability of the site. Third-party profiling cookies are used to create profiles of users in order to propose advertising messages in line with the choices made by users.
The use of these cookies is governed by the rules laid down by the third parties themselves, therefore, Users are invited to read the privacy notices and the instructions for managing or disabling cookies published on the following web pages:
For Google Analytics cookies:
– How to manage or disable cookies: Enabling or disabling cookies – Android – Google Account Guide
Profiling cookies may be installed by the Data Controller(s), by means of so-called web analytics softwares, which are used to prepare detailed analysis reports in real time about: visitors to a website, search engines of origin, keywords used, language of use, most visited pages.
They may collect information and data such as IP address, nationality, city, date/time, device, browser, operating system, screen resolution, navigation origin, pages visited and number of pages, duration of visit, number of visits made.