- recognise you whenever you visit the Services (this speeds up your access to the Services as you do not have to log in each time);
- obtain information about your preferences, online movements and use of the internet;
- carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content and to help us better understand your requirements and interests;
- target our marketing and advertising campaigns more effectively by providing interest-based advertisements that are personalised to your interests; and
- make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable.
We work with third party suppliers who may also set cookies on our Services, for example Google Analytics. These third party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our Services. If you want further information please go to the website for the relevant third party.
Description of cookies
The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why:
Name of cookieOwnerPurpose for the cookie
__cfduid This identifies individual users behind a shared IP address and applies security settings on a per-user basis.
_ga This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
_gid This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.
_gat This cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the colllection of data on high traffic sites.
_hjTLDTest No description
_hjid This cookie is set by Hotjar. This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the random user ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID.
test_cookie This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the users’ browser supports cookies.
_fbp This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.
_hjIncludedInPageviewSample No description
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress No description
fr The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.
li_sugr No description
lang This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website.
bcookie This cookie is set by linkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page.
lissc This cookie is provided by LinkedIn. This cookie is used for tracking embedded service.
lidc This cookie is set by LinkedIn and used for routing.
UserMatchHistory Linkedin – Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor’s preferences.
bscookie This cookie is a browser ID cookie set by Linked share Buttons and ad tags.
U The purpose of this cookie is targeting and marketing.The domain of this cookie is related with a company called Bombora in USA.
_CAN_BId This is the User Identification cookie. This holds a unique (32-character) reference which identifies this visitor each time that they return to your site.
CAN_FCld This is the User Identification cookie. This holds a unique (32-character) reference which identifies this visitor each time that they return to your site.
CAN_SId This is the Session Identification cookie. This holds a unique (32-character) reference which allows CANDDi to relate all the current tracking to a single Session.
How to turn off cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of our Services. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the Information Commissioner’s webpage on cookies: https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/.