We are particularly mindful of your expectations with regard to discretion and your right to privacy, and we therefore strive to retain the trust you show in us.
Our website uses WordPress, which is a content-managing system using multiple plug-in tools that are managed by external providers. These plug-ins are regularly updated by those third parties, with the possibility that cookies may be added or deleted in the process. The types of cookie used on this website may thus constantly change and evolve. It is therefore not possible for visitors to the website to change the cookie settings individually.
You will find below a list of the potential cookies that could be used by Perspectives. Please note that not all these types of cookie are necessarily activated on this website.
1. What is a cookie?
A cookie enables its issuer to identify the terminal on which it is recorded, during the period when the cookie is valid and being stored.
Any method of storage used by the browser, such as local storage, session storage or any other local browser database, is considered to be a “cookie” within the meaning of this definition.
The cookies we issue also enable us to collect statistical data and monitor traffic and usage volumes for the various components of our website. This allows us to make our services more attractive and user-friendly and adapt the way our website is presented so that it matches your terminal’s display preferences (e.g. display resolution, operating system used) during your visits to our site.
3. What cookies do we use and how are they set?
In principle, cookies are recorded on a terminal only with the consent of the terminal user. There are several ways to manage cookies: the user may at any time choose to express or modify their cookie preferences via their browser settings.
Each browser is configured differently as described in the browser’s help menu. This will tell you how to change your general preferences regarding cookies.
If you have accepted cookies in your web browser, with the result that cookies are recorded on your terminal, the cookies contained in the pages and content you have viewed may be stored temporarily in a specific area of your terminal.
If you decline to allow cookies to be recorded on your terminal, or if you delete those already recorded on it, you will no longer be able to benefit from a number of features on our website.
More detailed information is given below regarding each type of cookie (data collected, purpose of the cookies and how long the data is stored).
- Technical cookies
Technical cookies are vital to the functioning of the website. These cookies enable you to browse our site and make use of its features. Cookies are stored for a maximum of13 months.
- Preference cookies
Preference cookies allow a website to store information that modifies the way it behaves or displays, such as your preferred language or the region in which you are located. This makes it easier and more enjoyable for you to navigate our site. Cookies are stored for a maximum of 13 months.
- Analytical cookies
These cookies gather information on how visitors use the website (e.g. number of visits, most popular pages, most-viewed content). They enable us to find out how our website is used and how it performs, and to collect statistics and monitor traffic volumes in order to make our services more attractive and user-friendly. Cookies are stored for a maximum of 13 months. These cookies are for internal use only.
- Shared cookies (social networks)
- Advertising cookies
These cookies are used to show you adverts or news corresponding to your own particular interests and preferences, as identified from your web browsing behaviour. Cookies are stored for a maximum of 13 months.
4. Renewing your consent
5. Pictet Group Privacy Notice
For information about personal data protection, please refer to the Pictet Group’s Privacy Notice available here.