The use of external URLs in this policy is provided for reference only and is subject to change by the external publisher.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file, comprising letters and numbers, which is stored in your web browser’s file directory when you visit a website. Each cookie is unique to a web browser. Cookies can be from the website you visited or from third parties such as advertising networks. Cookies are sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie, and allow sites to recognise your device when you make a return visit. Some cookies are retained in your browser for only as long as you visit the website, while others are retained for a longer specified or unspecified period.
How you configure or disable cookies will depend on the browser you use. Visit the “Help” section of your browser to learn how to manage your cookie settings, or refer to the respective browsers’ guides on how to manage and delete cookies:-
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Cookies
If you use another browser not listed above, please visit the relevant browser developer’s website for instructions on managing the cookies.
- _logoutToken - Member session management
- bs-consent-baltic exchange-consumer-cookieID - Cookie consent
- JSESSIONID - Member session management
- Members-popup - Member confirmation of policy change
Functionality Cookies: These cookies are used to remember your preferences so that it is easier and faster for you to navigate our websites, and to allow us to display our web pages in the way you choose.
cf_clearance - Security
_cp verifier* - SSO login
com.auth0.auth - SSO login
_com.auth0.auth - SSO login
KnowYourCustomer-* - Application preference data
KnowYourCustomerDB - Application reference data
cid - payment reference
user - payment reference
__stripe_mid - payment reference
merchant - payment reference
cookie-perms - payment reference
__stripe_sid - payment reference
__stripe_orig_props - payment reference
private_machine_identifier - payment reference
machine_identifier - payment reference
__stripe_mid - paymement reference
Analytics Cookies: We use third party analytics tools, which employ these cookies to collect statistical information about the users of our websites, e.g. the number of users, page views or impressions, entry and exit points to and from our websites, how much time users spend on each page and which links they choose to click etc. Such information is captured and stored only in aggregated, anonymised form (i.e. we do not identify you personally from such information) (“Aggregated Information”). We use such information to understand how people use our websites and to help us improve content and layout. We use Google Analytics and MS Clarity to record and analyse such Aggregated Information. For more information on their security and principles (including how to opt-out of these tools), please go to: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en, and https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-gb/privacystatement respectively.
If you do not want cookies to be placed on your device, you can control this by disabling or deleting the cookies by adjusting the settings of your web browser on your device.
Apart from cookies, some information relating to your visits to The Baltic Exchange Websites may be captured through your web browser (depending on your settings) whenever a connection is made over the internet, due to how the internet functions (“Non-Cookie Browser Information”). This means that the capture of this information is subject to your own settings, and not within The Baltic Exchange’s control. Consequently, the disabling and deletion of our cookies will not prevent such Non-Cookie Browser Information from being captured.
If you have any questions about this policy, please do not hesitate to contact [email protected]