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In common with most other websites, we use cookies.



If you choose to use the site without blocking or disabling cookies or opting out of other technologies, you will indicate your consent to our use of these cookies and other technologies and to our use of any personal information that we collect using these technologies. If you do not consent to the use of these technologies, please be sure to block or disable them using your browser settings, the opt-out links identified in this policy.

What are cookies? Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit.

Our Cookies

We use our own cookies to recognise you when you visit our website or use our apps. This means that you dont have to log in each time you visit, and we can remember your preferences and settings. These cookies are not shared with anyone else. If you don't want these cookies, please visit the site without being logged in.

Third Party Cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we work with various reputable companies to help us analyse how the Platform is used, and to optimise our Website and Apps to deliver the best possible experience.

1) Google Analytics/Google Search : how users use our site. Google can access these cookies. Privacy policy | Opting out
Note: we've disabled a lot of features from this tool to improve its privacy:
+ all the tools in Privacy controls, for example:
-> Sharing with Google Services & products NO
-> Benchmarking NO
-> Sharing with Technical support NO
-> Sharing with Account Specialists NO
-> Sharing with commercial specialists NO

+ all the tools linked to ads NO

+ all the tools aimed to get more details about our users, for example:
-> Remarketing : NO
-> USERID : NO


+ data retention controls: 14 months (minimum), do not reset
We've enabled IP masking - all IP addresses are anonymised. We are using the BASIC analytics code. We are not using the most recent code.

2) Google Adsense / Doubleclick. Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our sites. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy located at http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html (link)
Please also have a look at this page.
Non-personalized ads in California - Google will show users in California only non-personalized ads. Non-personalized ads are targeted using contextual information rather than the past behavior of a user.
If you would like to use non-personalized ads on other sites, there is a tool.

3) Youtube : videos can create cookies Learn more
We are now using the "advanced privacy embed code" and most videos will not create any cookies.

4) Sirdata : Our site obtains your consent in accordance with the policies and technical specifications of the IAB Europe Transparency & Consent Framework. It uses the Consent Management Platform n92.

You can change your choices at any time by clicking here.
Deposit of cookies by Sirdata

Sirdata is a data marketing company that allows its Customers to provide Users with relevant offers tailored to their interests.
The Data collected by Sirdata are kept for a maximum period of 365 days, depending on the purpose of the processing, in accordance with the laws in force and the principle of minimisation.
For more information: https://www.sirdata.com/privacy/
You wish to disable the collection of your data by Sirdata: https://www.sirdata.com/object/

Opting Out


You can use the settings within your browser to control the cookies that are set on your computer or mobile device. However, please be aware that cookies are important to many aspects for the Platform if you set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to enjoy all of the features of the site. To find out how to see what cookies have been set and how to reject and delete cookies, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org

To see the EU cookie banner again after disabling it, you can click here.

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