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Cookies Policy

How we use cookies to improve your browsing experience on this website.

In this Cookies Policy, any use of the words “you”, “yours” or similar expressions shall mean any user of this website whatsoever. Terms such as “we”, “us, “our” or similar expressions shall mean the ‘


Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. They are often used as a mechanism for websites to remember useful information, such as your login details, and can contribute to ease of use when navigating a website. Our cookies cannot identify you personally.



Cookies on our website are used for a variety of different purposes, but generally speaking, their use breaks down into the following categories:


a) Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.


b) Analytical/Performance Cookies: These allow us to recognize and count the number of users of our website and see how such users navigate through our website. This helps to improve how our website works, for example, by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.


c) Functionality Cookies: These improve the functional performance of our website and make it easier for you to use. For example, such cookies are used to remember that you have previously visited the website and asked to remain logged in to it


d) Targeting Cookies: These record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited, and the links you have followed. We will then use this information to make the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.


The following table lists the cookies used on our website:

Google AdWords and Google Remarketing – We use the online advertising program Google AdWords and the Google Remarketing technology, both operated by the company Google Inc. (“Google”). You can find more information here, including a link to Google’s privacy policy.


awinCookiePolicy – Stores the acceptance of the cookie banner, in order to avoid displaying it again after the acceptance. Cookie expires after one year. Stores browser language. Cookie expires at the end of the session when you close your browser.


Facebook is a social network of Facebook Ireland Limited, Hanover Reach, 5-7 Hanover Quay, Dublin 2, Ireland (hereinafter „Facebook“).In our online services, we have included different Facebook plugins (for example, “Like”, and “Share”). These are marked with the Facebook logo. Depending on the type of function, additional information may be added (e.g., “Like”, or “Recommend”). For a summary of all Facebook plugins please refer to


When you enter a page on our website that contains a Facebook plugin your browser or app will establish a direct connection to Facebook’s servers where the plugin is loaded from. The information that your browser has visited the corresponding page of our online services will be transmitted to Facebook, even if you do not have a Facebook account or are not logged into your account. This information (including your IP address) will be sent by your browser directly to a server of Facebook in the USA and stored there.


If you are logged into your Facebook account at the same time, it is also possible to assign the page impression to your Facebook profile. Suppose you click on embedded Facebook buttons and log into your account (or are already logged in). In that case, this information will be sent directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The corresponding information is published on your Facebook profile and in your chronicle/timeline in short form. Facebook can thus collect and store additional usage data. If you want to prevent the transmission and storage of your data and your behavior on our online services through Facebook, you must log out of your Facebook account before you visit our sites and delete any cookies placed by Facebook. You can also prevent the loading of the Facebook plugins with add-ons for your browser, e.g. with the online “Facebook Blocker”.


For more information on your rights and on how Facebook is recording and processing data please see Facebook’s Data Privacy Policy which is available at and!/help/340599879348142/.


You can manage cookies by activating the setting on your Internet browser which allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.


Please note, if you do turn cookies off, this will limit the service that we are able to provide to you and may affect your user experience.



Our policies and procedures are under continual review. We may, from time to time, update our cookies policy. Any such changes will be posted on this page.



Questions, comments, and requests regarding this Cookie Policy should be contacted here. 

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