Cookies Policy

About Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to ensure that websites work properly or more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

This website uses three types of cookies: session cookies, persistent cookies and third-party cookies for Google Analytics. The session cookies are essential to the correct operation of the website during the period that you are actively using it, but are not stored between visits. Persistent cookies will remain on your device beyond your browsing session and help track preferences from session to session. Google Analytics collects information about how visitors use this site. This anonymous information helps us understand the number of visitors to the site and which pages they visited.

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Cross-Site Request Forgery XSRF-TOKEN This session cookie is used for security purposes; to prevent other sites gaining access to your cookies by uniquely and anonymously identifying your session.  
Cookie alert notice cb-enabled This persistent cookie is used to record your consent to the use of cookies on this website.  
Edinburgh Partners session cookie edinburgh_partners_session This session cookie is used to record choices you’ve made on this website, such as when you sign-in.  
Google Analytics _ga

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These third-party cookies help us understand how visitors use this website, including which pages visitors have viewed and users’ geographic locations. The data we send to Google is anonymised. You can read more about Google Analytics cookies here.

Refusing Cookies

Most browsers allow you to block cookies, either in general or on a site-by-site basis. Additionally most browsers allow you to delete specific cookies.

More information on managing cookies, for the following commonly used browsers, can be found by following the links below.

Blocking cookies may have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

For more information on cookies, what they are, and how they can affect your privacy, please see http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ or visit the website of the Information Commissioner’s Office – http://www.ico.org.uk.