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explains what cookies are, how we use them on the websites of the Euromoney
Institutional Investor PLC group and your options for controlling them.
the cookies listed here will necessarily be used on each website
display our cookie prompt once when you visit each of our sites
send us a request in relation to activity logging on our websites as explained
in the table below, this will apply to your use of all our sites so you only
need to make one request.
are pieces of information which include a unique reference code that a website
transfers to your device to store and sometimes track information about you. A
number of cookies we use last only for the duration of your web session
(session cookies) and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are
used, for example, to remember you when you return to the site and will last
for longer (persistent cookies). Cookies cannot be used to run programs or
deliver viruses to your computer. They are uniquely assigned to your device and
are sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit (if they last
longer than a web session) or to another website that recognises that cookie.
the cookies used by our sites are set by us, and some are set by third parties
who are delivering services (such as interest based advertising and web
analytics) on our behalf.
cookies are essential to enable you to move around the website and use its
features, such as accessing secure areas of the website or areas with paid-for
content. Without these cookies, services you have asked for, like shopping
baskets, cannot be provided. Because such cookies are essential for using a
site, these cookies cannot be turned off without severely affecting your use of
Other cookies perform various functions, as the table below explains, together
with your options for controlling them.
cookies may also be controlled by using your web browser settings. Most web
browsers automatically accept cookies but, if you prefer, you can change your
browser to prevent that or to notify you each time a cookie is set.
also learn more about cookies in general by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org which includes additional useful
information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of
general information about online behavioural (interest based) advertising and
cookies and your options:
Type of cookie
What it does
cookies allow us to manage the technical performance of the website such as
load balancing to ensure that the site is available to all users.
set your browser to reject these cookies but this is likely to affect your
use of the site.
cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience. For example,
they allow the website to remember selections such as language, currency,
region or changes to text size and to remember you on return visits. They may
also be used, for example, to remember the point you have reached in a survey
so that you can return to it later.
choosing an option such as remember me, text size or participating in a
survey or similar services that necessitate the use of a cookie, you will be
indicating your consent to that cookie.
You may set your browser to reject these cookies but this is likely to affect
your use of the site.
logging - websites
cookie is essential to authorise your access to content and services that are
not publicly available including paid-for content.
If you are a registered user, trialist or subscriber, when you log on, this
places a cookie on your machine.
Once you are logged on, we use this cookie to monitor your activity on our
websites, for example, which articles you read. This is for the following
We need to ensure compliance with your user license and adherence to our terms
and conditions as part of your trial or subscription. (Our terms and
conditions are published on our websites and can be accessed by a link in the
footer of each page)
For customer service purposes to provide users with a tailored service and to
develop products and services reflecting our users needs.
would prefer us not to use your activity log for customer service purposes,
you can request that we anonymise it for these uses. This will affect our
ability to understand your requirements and personalise your browsing
experience in the future.
To request anonymisation please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include the following details:
Your user name that you use to access our website(s) this will be an email
Your company name
The Euromoney website(s) you use
Third party cookies:
Where to go for further
information on these cookies including turning them off
Google AdSense is a program run by Google that allows publishers in
the Google Network of content sites to serve automatic text, image, video, or
interactive media advertisements that are targeted to site content and
Audience Science is a marketing platform.
ClickTale is a web analytics service. Records of individual browsing
sessions are translated into information that helps website designers
make websites easier to use and simpler to navigate.
CloudFlare is used to speed up page load times. It does not contain
any user identification information.
ComScore is a web market research, analytics and measurement provider.
ScorecardResearch conducts research by collecting Internet web browsing data
and then uses that data to help show how people use the Internet, what they
like about it, and what they dont. Surveys and web tags used do not collect
DoubleClick / DFP (Double-Click for Publishers)/DART
DoubleClick is a service provided by Google. Its cookies are used to
serve advertising relevant to users interests and measure the effectiveness
of online marketing campaigns for our sites.
Displays advertisements prompted by search terms entered into the
Google search box. We use Google Adwords to display advertisements about our
products and services.
Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps us to understand
how our users engage with our websites and so allows us better to tailor our
websites to our users needs.
The tool uses a cookie in order to evaluate use of content and compile
reports for us on activity on our websites and Apps.
Google Analytics Advertiser Features
Some of our sites may use these Features including Demographics and
Where these Features are enabled, Google Analytics will collect data about
our website traffic via Google advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers*, in addition to data
collected through the standard Google Analytics implementation.
The Demographics and Interest Reports will not contain personally
identifiable data but they may pull in browsing data from these additional
(*An anonymous identifier is a random string of characters that is used for
the same purposes as a cookie on platforms, including certain mobile devices,
where cookie technology is not available.)
To opt out of Google Analytics please follow this link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/
To check your Google ads settings and opt out of Google Ads, please follow
To prevent anonymous identifiers* being used for Google Analytics/Ads
purposes on your mobile device:
1. Open the Google Settings app on your device
2. Select Ads
Devices with iOS 6 and above use Apples Advertising Identifier. To learn
more about limiting ad tracking using this identifier, visit the Settings
menu on your device.
Google Analytics User ID & cross device reports
This enables us to link activities on our sites by the same user from
different devices, using our internal customer numbers. Although we can
identify the user, Google will not be able to do this.
To opt out of Google Analytics please follow this link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/
This is an attribution platform (to help us understand customer
touchpoints). It does not collect personal data.
Lead Forensics identifies public IP addresses of visitors to our
websites via a line of Java script inserted into webpages. The IP address is
matched against the organisation registered to that IP address. (Only
corporate information is held in the Lead Forensics database, so that
individuals are not identified.) Lead Forensics also records the activities
undertaken by these visitors on our websites. If visitors from the same IP
address are using different browsers or browser versions, these visitors can
This information is used by our businesses for follow up marketing
with relevant individuals at the organisations.
If you do not want visitors from your IP address to our websites to be
tracked by Lead Forensics, please email us at email@example.com
Please include the following information:
The name of the organisation
The public IP address
The Insight Tag creates a unique LinkedIn browser cookie (and
associated ID) on a visitor's browser to allow for targeted advertising from
LinkedIn, which will be displayed when visiting our websites. The Tag also
gives us anonymous feedback on how visitors use our sites. No personal data
is collected via the Insight Tag.
out from linkedin cookies
Lotame is a third party service for serving third party online
advertising across online and mobile platforms. It uses a cookie to record
online behaviour in order to show relevant advertising.
This cookie is served by Atypon.com, which hosts
some of our academic websites. It is used to target relevant content/services
based on a user's on-site activity.
Please use your browser settings to block or delete the MID cookie.
This is an advertising platform. It does not collect personal data.
Nielsen Standard provides online audience measurement and analysis
Optimizely provides a range of website analytics services that enable
us to better understand how our websites are used.
Quantcast is an audience measurement and real-time advertising tool.
Qubit provides website optimisation and analytics services.
Qubit does not track users across domains and therefore do not provide
a universal opt out. Please use your browser settings to block or delete the
Rakuten Attribution uses a cookie as part of a multi-channel sales
attribution process. This information enables the optimisation of marketing
by understanding the customer journey to a purchase. Rakuten does not
Please use your browser settings to block or delete the Rakuten cookie.
action, such as registering, on one of our sites. The cookie enables the
display of an advertisement, on other sites and social media platforms
visited subsequently, inviting you to return to our site to complete the
Please follow the links below to find out how to opt out of being
retargeted by these services:
The Rubicon Project is an automated advertising platform.
Sizmek is an online advertising management platform.
To stop Sizmek from using your cookie data to serve tailored
advertisements to you, please follow this link:
These cookies are created by Twitter. They are present because a
Twitter widget or button is being used on the website.
Vimeo is a video sharing platform.
Webtrends is a web analytics tool that performs similar functions to
Google Analytics in helping us to understand how our users engage with our
websites. If you have not logged in and are browsing anonymously, if you
subsequently register or are already registered on our web site(s), your
online actions on our websites may retrospectively be linked to your user
details, and therefore ascribed to you. This is done using information stored
in the Webtrends cookies and captured in pixel files unless you have deleted
the Webtrends cookie or registered an opt out with Webtrends. This
information provides us with a full picture of how our customers interact
with our sites to better understand their interests in order to tailor our
services and products. You may opt out of the Webtrends cookie by clicking
the link in the next column.
WisePops is a tool to serve pop up messages. It uses a cookie to
prevent the same message being shown more than once. We do not capture personal data in the pop
Cookies associated with YouTube.
If you would like further information or guidance on cookies, please contact us
Policy last updated: August 2016