Similar to other commercial websites, our website uses a technology called “cookies” and web server logs to collect information about how our website is used.
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies.
Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Site, and the websites visited just before and just after our Site.
For further details on Cookies please visit www.allaboutcookies.org where you can find comprehensive information on Cookie restriction and blocking for a wide variety of browsers.
We use “analytics” software which, in conjunction with our web server’s log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Website and which parts of the Website are most popular. This helps us gather feedback so that we can improve our Website and better serve our users and clients.
We do not store any personal information that is collected via our cookies.
We use ‘session’ cookies which enable you to carry information across pages of the Site and avoid having to re-enter information. Session cookies enable us to compile statistics that help us to understand how the Website is being used and to improve its structure].
We use ‘persistent’ cookies which are cookies that remain in the cookies file of your browser for longer and help us to recognise you as a unique visitor to the Website.
By using our website, you are deemed to consent to our use of the analytics cookies described above.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies (see below for further details). Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.
You may also delete cookies at any time by going to the browsing settings on your web browser.
For details about how to adjust your cookie settings in the following browsers, please visit the relevant link:
• Internet Explorer – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/196955
• Firefox – http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Cookies
• Chrome – http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
• Safari – http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042
Here is a list of the cookies we use, their purpose and how long they will remain on your computer (unless you actively delete them earlier):
|Name of Cookie||Purpose – why we or third parties set the cookie and what we do with the information collected||Duration – How long the cookie(s) are stored on your computer|
|WordPress||Used to store information such as the time you visit the Website, whether you have visited before and the website that you visited prior to visiting our Website. Further information about the WordPress session cookie can be found here.||2 weeks|
|Google Analytics||Used to store information such as the time you visit the Website, whether you have visited before and the website that you visited prior to visiting our Website. Further information about Google Analytics can be found here.||6 months|
|Sovereign Capital path cookie||This is a cookie that improves functionality.||Session only: until the browser is closed|