Nicholas Pavlidis: Head of Navigation, Bank of Cyprus
What are cookies
This document describes what information they collect, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored, however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site’s functionality.
The types of cookies used on this Site can be classified into one of the following three categories:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are essential to enable you to use certain features of the website, such as submitting forms on the website.
- Functionality cookies: These are used to allow the website to remember choices you make (like your language) and to provide enhanced functionality to improve your web experience.
- Analytical / navigation cookies: These cookies allow the site to function properly and are used to collect information about how visitors use the site. This information is used to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come from and the pages they have visited.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting your browser settings (see the “Help” option of your browser to find out how to do this). Please be aware that disabling cookies may affect the functionality of this site and many other websites you visit. Therefore, it is recommended not to disable cookies.
Google Analytics is Google’s analytics tool that helps our website understand how visitors interact with their properties. It may use a set of cookies to collect information and generate website usage statistics without personally identifying individual visitors to Google. The main cookie used by Google Analytics is the ‘__ga’ cookie.
In addition to website usage statistics, Google Analytics may also be used, together with some of the advertising cookies, to help display more relevant ads on Google properties (like Google Search) and across the web and to measure interactions with ads served by Google. .
Learn more about Analytics cookies and privacy information.
Use of IP addresses
An IP address is a numeric code that identifies your device on the Internet. We may use your IP address and browser type to help analyze usage patterns and diagnose problems on this site and to improve our service to you. But without additional information, your IP address does not identify you as an individual.
I hope the information above has clarified things for you. As mentioned previously, if you are unsure whether or not you want to allow cookies, it is generally safest to leave cookies enabled in case they interact with one of the features you use on our site. However, if you are still looking for more information, please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail at [email protected]