Cookies

Graydon Cookie Statement

 

Introduction

Graydon uses different types of cookies and other comparable technologies. With this statement about cookies and their use, Graydon is informing web users in a clear and concise manner. The below statement explains which cookies are being used, which (personal) data these cookies are collecting, how long this data is stored and who has access to this information.

 

Who is responsible for processing the information collected by the cookies?

Graydon UK, registered at 2nd floor, Hygeia Building – 66, College Road – Harrow, Middlesex – HA1 1BE, is responsible for the processing of data as described in this cookie policy.

Please note that the following websites and applications are part of Graydon:

 

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that is being stored on the hard drive of your device (computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.) sent to you via the internet browser that you are using to visit a website. The information captured by the cookie makes it possible to identify you as a recurring visitor to the site and therefore, allows the personalisation of your web experience of this particular website.

 

What other comparable technologies are being used?

Among the other tools that register information about your visit, there are web beacons, pixels and JavaScripts. These tools also contribute to an improved and user-friendly experience.

 

Which cookies does Graydon use?

We think it is important that you know which cookies or comparable technologies we are using and for what purpose. We want to ensure you receive the best experience on our websites, whilst safeguarding your privacy.

We use the following cookies:

  • Functional & technical cookies
  • Analytical cookies
  • Tracking cookies
  • Social media plugins
  • Cookies of third parties

 

Functional & technical cookies

These cookies are necessary to make sure that the websites work efficiently. These cookies are guaranteeing a user-friendly experience. They allow you to use functions such as storing your email address or adjusting your language settings.

 

Analytical cookies

These types of cookies are being used to gather information on the quality and effectiveness of our site. These have little or no impact on your privacy. These cookies do require any consent, but we think it is important you are aware of them.

 

Tracking cookies

Tracking cookies are informing us of your browsing behaviour, so we can personalise  your visit(s) on our sites. These cookies also provide us with information about other websites you may have visited.

 

Social media plugins

We consider social media plugins to be some form of tracking cookies. These are being used to offer social media modules on our websites such as sharing content or blog posts  to your network(s). We are currently using, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google+.

Social media networks collect information to enrich user profiles on their platform. This way, they can see which website you have visited and add this information to the others that they  have (e.g. adding them to your profile on these social media networks).

 

Cookies and third-parties

Please note that selected third-parties are allowed to place cookies on our websites. For example,  media agencies, advertisement networks, social media networks, etc. that have been authorised to do so.

Advertising networks and media agencies might be an intermediary between Graydon and its website visitors to ensure we engage and communicate to our audience in the best possible way. The possible data capture by these cookies are being referred to within the privacy statements and cookie policies of these companies.

 

Withdraw consent/adapt cookie settings

You can change your cookies preferences through the settings of your internet browser and control which ones you allow to be placed on your device. From your browser settings, you can also select the existing cookies you wish to delete. This needs to be done independently on each device you are using to browse the internet..

How you change the settings depends on your browser. Through the links below you can find the relevant manuals to adjust your settings:

Chrome

Firefox

Internet Explorer

Safari

 

Final stipulation

This cookie statement is subject to change, based on regulations. Please review our cookie policy regularly to be aware of the latest policies.

This page was last updated on the 24th May 2018.