Cookie
Policy

Stellwagen Group Limited (“we“, “us” or “our“), uses “cookies” to help improve your browsing experience of our website. Subject to your consent where required by applicable law, we use cookies and similar technologies (cookies) to help us improve the use and functionality of the website and to better understand how visitors use the website and the tools and services offered on it.
This Cookie Policy should be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.

1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
Cookies are small data files that are stored in your web browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone (each a Device) when you visit a website. Cookies serve a number of purposes like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, interests or log in details, and generally improving your experience.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you do not want to allow cookies or only allow the use of certain types of cookies, please refer to your browser settings which should allow you to accept or deny cookies (please read section 5 below for more details about how to do this).
You can also use the browser settings to withdraw your consent to the use of cookies at any time or delete cookies that have already been set on your Device. Keep in mind that by disabling certain categories of cookies, you may be prevented from accessing some features of our websites. You should be able to find more in depth information about opting out of cookies on your browser settings menu.

2. DO WE USE COOKIES?
Yes, we collect information about your Device, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration which is available to us upon request. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual. We may receive information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your Device. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your Device’s hard drive.

3. WHY DO WE USE COOKIES?
We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • To customise your visit.
  • To improve our website.
  • To analyse and compile collected data to build a profile about visitors.

4. WHICH COOKIES DO WE USE?

General Information

Source (Where cookies come from)

First Party Cookies

These cookies are provided by us and used by various features on our website. Examples may include customising a visitor's visit, providing
statistical information, and verifying a visitor's identity for security purposes.

Third Party Cookies

These cookies are provided by “Third Party” vendors who provide products and features we have integrated into our website. Examples include social media sites, ad networks, and security systems.

Expiration (How long cookies last)

Session Cookies

These cookies are added when a visitor starts to browse our website  or interacts with a specific feature and are deleted when the browser is
closed.

Persistent Cookies

These cookies are added when a visitor starts to browse our website or interacts with a specific feature, but may remain stored on your Device until a certain termination date is reached (which could be minutes, days or months from the creation/update of the cookie).

Type (What application uses the cookie)

Necessary cookies

These are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, our website would not work properly and services you have asked for.

Performance cookies

These collect information about how visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. We use these cookies to test different designs and features for our website and we also use them to help us monitor how our visitors reach our sites and how effective our advertising is.

Functional cookies

These allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise.

Targeting cookies

These are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. Some of our partners may also use cookies or web beacons (a single-pixel image file) so that you see more relevant advertisements when visiting other websites. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organisation.

Flash Cookies

These cookies are added when a browser displays a Flash application. Flash is used to display some versions of our digital publications. The cookie may be used to track statistical information pertaining to the digital publication, such as pages were viewed.

5. MANAGING AND DISABLING COOKIES
You can control the cookies placed and retained on your Device. The Privacy Policy and this Cookie Policy are provided to be transparent about our practices regarding the use of cookies and to allow you the opportunity to make an informed choice. Where applicable, we will obtain your prior informed consent to use cookies and other tracking technologies which store or access information on your Device. Most browsers accept cookies automatically but they can be set up to ask for your prior consent before an individual cookie is set on your Device. This will give you control over certain cookies, however, it may interfere with your browsing experience as some websites may not function properly and you may not be able to take advantage of all the features offered by our website.
For instructions on blocking and deleting cookies, see the privacy and help documentation of your specific browser’s website. If you use more Devices and/or browsers you will need to disable cookies on each Device and on each browser separately. Here are the locations of the cookie settings for all major web browsers:

    1. Google Chrome
    2. Microsoft Edge
    3. Mozilla Firefox
    4. Microsoft Internet Explorer
    5. Opera
    6. Apple Safari

If you limit the ability of our website to set cookies, this may prevent you from using certain features of our website properly and your user experience – which will no longer be personalised for you – may deteriorate. You may also be able to opt-out from certain cookies through third party cookie management sites. Disabling cookies may prevent you from using certain parts of our website. If you delete your cookies from the browser, you may need to remember to re-install opt-out cookies.

6. CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
We reserve the right to change this Cookie Policy from time to time at our sole discretion. If we make any changes, we will post those changes here and update the “Last Updated” date at the bottom of this Cookie Policy. However, if we make material changes to this Cookie Policy we will notify you by means of a prominent notice on our website prior to the change becoming effective.

7. CONTACT US
Questions, comments, requests and complaints regarding this Cookie Policy are welcome and may be communicated by email to dataprotection@stellwagengroup.com or by writing to Embassy House, Herbert Park Lane, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland. All requests will be dealt with promptly and efficiently.
Last Updated: 2 October 2018