What are Cookies?
A cookie is usually a small piece of text/data sent from a website and stored on your computer when you visit a website.
How do they work?
They are used by web developers to help users navigate their websites efficiently. They are not programmes, cannot execute code, deliver viruses or extract personal information from your computer.
The cookies we use
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our websites. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the sites. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visit.
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One Financial Markets’ site cookie acceptance
This cookie notifies the Live Help operators that a visitor has entered the Live Help site.
This cookie makes it easier for you to use the websites by remembering information that you've entered.
We use session cookies for the following purposes:
- To allow you to carry information across pages of our websites and avoid having to re-enter information
- Within registration to allow you to access stored information
- Non personal data for tagging purposes only (by random number)
We use persistent cookies for the following purposes:
- To help us recognise you as a unique visitor (just a number) when you return to our website and to allow us to tailor content or advertisements to match your preferred interests or to avoid showing you the same adverts repeatedly
- To compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how users use our websites and to help us improve the structure of our websites
- To help us improve our websites by understanding how they are used
- To make our websites run more quickly and efficiently
- To make it easier for you to use the websites by remembering information that you've entered or choices that you've made so you don't have to enter it again
- To allow us to track referrals to our websites from third party companies
Changing your cookie settings
We recommend that you don't change your browser settings to block our cookies as we can't guarantee the performance of the websites if cookies are disabled. However, if you do decide to change them you can do this at any time through your browser.
Each browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari etc.) works differently, so if you do want to amend your cookie settings please refer to the relevant help section in your browser to find out how.
If you have any specific questions or concerns about cookies, please contact email@example.com or for more general information about cookies, please visit aboutcookies.org.