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Cookie Policy

This page provides details of the cookies used on this website.  

This site, www.globalexicon.com, uses cookies which allow us to see how our site is used and find out how we can improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you consent to our use of cookies.

Read below for more information on the following:

  1. What is a cookie?
  2. Why do websites use cookies?
  3. What cookies do we use?
  4. How to manage cookies

1.0 What is a cookie?

Cookies are small files containing small amounts of data which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a web-site. The cookie then sends this information about the user's interactions and usage of the website back to the originating site when you visit it again.

2.0 Why do websites use cookies?

Cookies make the interaction between users and websites faster and easier, and help to improve websites. Without cookies, for example, a web site would not be able to remember a user's preferences or registration details for a future visit.

Websites mainly use cookies to save time and make the browsing experience more efficient and enjoyable. Cookies can also enable websites to monitor their users' web surfing habits and profile them for marketing purposes.

3.0 What cookies do we use?

We have classified our cookies according to the categories proposed by the International Chamber of Commerce.

None of the cookies used on our website gather personal information about you.

3.1 Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential for the operation of our websites. They are used to:

  • check if a user has closed the Cookie Notification bar at the top of the site.
  • verify when you submit a form that it originates from you and not a fraudulent source.

3.2 Analytical/Performance Cookies

These cookies collect information about how our website is used. The purpose of these cookies is to help us update and improve our website. They are used to:

  • integrate Google Analytics to help us collect anonymous data on website visitors, allowing us to improve our services. Google’s privacy policy can be viewed here.

4.0 How to manage cookies

If you do not want us to use cookies as we have outlined above, or if you change your mind after having consented to our use of cookies, you may delete and block cookies on this site via your browser. If you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including necessary cookies) parts of our website may not work. See detailed guidance on how to control and delete cookies here.

While we do not use them on our site, if you are concerned about behaviourally targeted advertising cookies (which serve you advertisements based on the sites you visit), users based in the European Union can visit youronlinechoices.eu and users based in the US can visit aboutads.info/choices to opt out of these third party cookies. These websites are not GlobaLexicon sites and we are not responsible for their content.