Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy 2017-05-19T11:45:49+00:00

This website uses cookies to improve the user’s browsing experience.

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Cookies policy

This website uses cookies to improve the user’s browsing experience. Cookies personalise the website’s services, offering each user information which may be of interest to them, according to the use they make of the site. Below you will find further information on what cookies are, what type of cookies this website uses, how they can be disabled on the browser or how to specifically disable the installation of third-party cookies and what happens if they are disabled.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files which some platforms, such as websites, may install on your computer, smart phone, tablet or television, on accessing the same. They have many different functions: they can store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical functions, store and recover information on the browsing habits or preferences of a user or of a device, up to the point where, on some occasions, depending on the information they contain and on the way the device is used, they can even recognise the user. A cookie is stored on a computer to personalise and make browsing as easy as possible for the user. Cookies are only associated with one user and their computer and do not make it possible to retrieve the user’s personal information. The user will be able to configure their browser so that it notifies or rejects the installation of cookies sent by the website.

Why are they important?

Cookies are useful for various reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to function in a more agile way and in a way which has been adapted to the user’s preferences such as by storing their language or the currency used in their country of residence. In addition, they help website managers to improve the services they are offering, thanks to the statistical information they collect. Lastly, they can make the advertising shown on the website more efficient which means that services can be offered free of charge.

How do we use cookies?

When browsing this website, the following types of cookies may be installed:

  • Performance enhancing cookies: This type of cookies saves the user’s preferences for certain tools or services so that these do not need to be reconfigured every time they visit the site and in some cases, these can be provided by third parties. Some examples of these cookies are: adjusting the volume of audio-visual players, preferences on the order of articles or compatible video playing speeds. In the case of e-commerce, they make it possible to store information on the user’s shopping basket.
  • Statistical analysis cookies: These are cookies which, when either treated by this site or by a third party, can count the number of visitors to the site and statistically analyse how users our using our services. Thanks to these cookies browsing habits can be studied and then the products or services offered can be improved. These cookies will not be associated to any personal data which could identify the user; the information on browsing habits is provided anonymously.

 

How can I configure my preferences?

The user can allow, block or eliminate the cookies installed on their device by configuring their internet browser options.

The following links provide information on how to change your preferences on the main internet browsers:

Google Chrome

Mozilla Firefox

Internet Explorer

Safari

Safari para IOS (iPhone, iPad)

You can also visit the Your Online Choices website which provides useful information on configuring your preferences on different providers and your preferences regarding publicity cookies from third parties.

What happens if cookies are disabled?

If you block or choose not to accept the installation of cookies it is possible that certain services offered by this website which require the use of cookies will become disabled and, as a result, will not be available to the user. This means that you will not be able to use the entire website nor benefit from all the services and applications it uses. It may also be the case that the website’s quality, and specifically its functionality, diminishes.

Accepting cookies

If the user continues to browse the website after having been informed of its cookie policy, it is understood that they accept the use of cookies.

On accessing this website or application for the first time, the user will see a window appear informing them of the use of cookies and through which they can read the cookie policy. If the user consents to the use of cookies, continues to browse or clicks on any link, it will be understood that the user has consented to the cookie policy and therefore to the installation of the same on their device or computer.

Apart from the use of our own cookies, this website allows third parties to establish cookies and access them on your computer. By browsing this website you also consent to the use of these companies’ cookies.

Cookie policy updates

This website may modify its cookie policy in keeping with legal requirements, current regulations or with the aim of adapting the policy to the instructions set out by the Spanish Data Protection Agency, so visitors are advised to check the policy periodically.