The website uses a traffic analyser that employs small software programs called “cookies”, which tell us certain information about how our website is used.

They enable us to gather information about your computer including, where applicable, its IP address, operating system and browser type. These are statistical data about how you browse our website. Cookies contain information that is transferred to the hard drive of your computer.

Cookies help us improve our website and provide a better and more customised service. Specifically, they enable us to:

  • make estimations about user numbers and patterns of use;
  • store information about your preferences and customise our website in accordance with your individual interests;
  • speed up your searches;
  • recognise you when you return to our website.

The user gives their prior consent, unless otherwise stated, to the use of cookies. The user also consents to their IP being monitored while they are browsing the website.

You can refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting in your browser that enables you to reject cookies. However, if you choose that setting, you may be unable to access certain parts of the website or to take advantage of some of our services. Unless you have altered your browser settings to make it reject cookies, our system will produce cookies when you connect to our website.

Pursuant to European guidelines on regulations to protect data that may be affected by cookie use, we would like to inform you that different Internet browsers have settings tools to enable users to deactivate and/or delete cookies, should they wish to do so, and to operate their browser in private browsing mode.