A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store in your browser or the hard drive of your computer, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive by our Website for the purposes of identifying you.
Cookies enable us to:
- a. estimate our audience size and usage patterns;
- b. store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests;
- c. speed up your searches;
- d. recognise you when you return to our site;
- e. secure our website from abuse;
We use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies.
These are cookies that are required for the operation of this Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way this Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
||Part of CloudFlare Service, to facilitate the security of this Website.
||This cookie is essential for the operation of this website. It contains no information about the user. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.
||Part of Google Analytics: Used to distinguish users and sessions.
||Part of Google Analytics: Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js.
||Controls the visibility of the cookie acceptance bar
||Part of Google Analytics: Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how you reach our site.
||Part of Google Analytics: Used to throttle request rate.
||Part of Google Analytics: Used to determine new sessions/visits. Time resets on the cookie every time data is sent to Google Analytics
||Provides anonymous session data during browsing
We do not use any intrusive cookies on our site to collect your personal information. Nor do our cookies store financial information or information which is capable of directly identifying you (such as your name, address, email address or telephone number).
You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of this Website and restrict you from using certain functionality on this Website.
The ‘Help’ menu of your internet browser can help you finding out how to remove cookies. Below some quick links to help pages:
1. Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/block-enable-or-allow-cookie
2. Microsoft Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/12454/windows-10-microsoft-edge-privacy-faq
3. Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Attivare%20e%20disattivare%20i%20cookie
4. Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=it
5. Apple Safari: https://support.apple.com/it-it/HT201265