What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer (or telephone or other device) by websites that you visit. According to applicable law, cookies may only be stored or accessed on your equipment with your consent, except for cookies that are strictly necessary in order to provide the services on our website.
What are web beacons?
In addition to cookies, MasterExchange may also use so-called web beacons. A web beacon is a type of electronic image only one pixel large which is embedded into and downloaded with a website, an application or an e-mail with HTML support. A web beacon then provides information about your device, such as the IP address, URL, duration of the visit, web browser and cookies.
What kind of cookies are used on MasterExchange's website and for what purpose?
MasterExchange generally divides its cookies into the following two categories (see the tables below for further details on the cookies used on MasterExchange's website):
- Non-essential/marketing cookies: MasterExchange uses non-essential/marketing cookies to identify users when they sign up to our newsletter. The purpose of this is to be able to manage subscription and preference information for sending MasterExchange newsletters to the users that have signed up
- Performance cookies: MasterExchange uses so-called statistics/analytics cookies to collect information about how users use our website, such as which pages are most frequently visited and to track if any errors occur during the use of our website. The purpose of this is to evaluate and improve the performance of our website and our recruitment campaigns
The performance and non-essential/marketing cookies are listed in the table in sectiobelow.