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In order to make the services as efficient and as simple to use as possible, this website uses cookies. Therefore, when visiting the site, a minimal quantity of information is stored on the user's device as small text files called cookies, which are saved in the user's web browser directory. There are various types of cookie, but in essence the main aim of cookies is to make the website function more effectively and to enable the use of certain functions.

Cookies are used to improve the user's overall navigation experience.

Specifically, cookies:
• enable efficient navigation from one page to another on the website.
• save the username and any preferences.
• avoid the need to enter the same information (such as username and password) more than once during the visit.
• measure the use of the services by users to optimize the navigation experience and the services themselves.
• show targeted advertising information based on the interests and behaviour shown by the user during web navigation.

There are various types of cookie. The types of cookie that may be used on the site and a description of the purpose related to their use are provided below.

Technical cookies
Cookies of this type are required for the correct functioning of some areas of the website. There are two categories: persistent and session:

  • persistent: these are not destroyed on closure of the browser, but rather remain up to an expiry date.
  • session: these are destroyed every time the browser is closed.

In the absence of these cookies, the website or certain parts may not function properly. Therefore, they are always used, independently of user preferences. Cookies in this category are always sent by our domain.

Analytics cookies
This type of cookie is used to gather information on the use of the website. The Data Controller uses this information for statistical analysis, to improve the site and simplify its use, as well as to monitor its correct operation. This type of cookie collects information in anonymous form on the activities of users on the site and on the way they arrived at the site and visited pages. Cookies of this type are sent by the website itself or by third-party domains.

Third party tracking cookies
Cookies of this type are used to collect information on the use of the website by visitors, the keywords used to reach the website and the websites visited. The Data Controller may use this information to compile reports and to improve the site. Cookies collect information in anonymous form. Cookies of this type are sent by the website itself or by third-party domains.

Cookies for the integration of third-party functionality
Cookies of this type are used to integrate third-party functionality into the site (e.g. comments forms or social networks icons which enable visitors to share the site content). Cookies in this category can be sent from the domains of partner sites or those that provide the features on the site. The Data Controller is not required to request the user's consent for technical cookies since these are strictly necessary for the provision of the service. For all other types of cookie, consent may be given by the user in compliance with the regulations in force through specific browser and IT programme configurations or device settings which are clear and easy to use by the user. The Data Controller reminds users that it is possible to change cookie preferences at any time. It is also possible to disable cookies at any time on the browser, but this may impede the user from using some parts of the site.

Third-party websites
The site contains links to other websites, which have their own privacy information notice. These privacy information notices may be different to the one adopted by the Data Controller, which is not liable for third-party sites. Pursuant to Art. 122 paragraph 2 of Italian Legislative Decree D.lgs. 196/2003, consent to use these cookies is expressed by the data subject through the settings freely chosen for the browser used to navigate the site, notwithstanding the right of the user to notify the Data Controller at any time of their wishes regarding data managed by means of cookies that the browser itself has accepted.

Cookies used
Below is a list of the cookies that may be used by this site:

NAME

FINALITY

TYPE & DURATA

SOURCE

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

_ga

To collect statistical information about the use of the site by users, in particular how many users come back and where they came from, how many came from search engines, how many came directly to our URL, how many pages they visited etc..

2 years

for more information on the Google Analytics service, go to http://www.google.it/analytics and https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html?hl=it

_gat

10 minutes

__utma

2 years from set/update

__utmt

10 minutes

__utmb

30 mins from set/update

__utmc

End of browser session

__utmz

6 months from set/update

__utmv

2 years from set/update

__utmx

18 months

__utmxx

18 months

Profile cookies
These cookies are required to create user profiles in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the user within the pages of the site.
This website does not use its own profile cookies..

How to disable cookies through the browser configuration

Chrome

  1. Run the Chrome Browser
  2. Click on the browser toolbar menu next to the url window
  3. Select Settings
  4. Click on Show advanced settings
  5. In the Privacy section click on the Content settings
  6. In the Cookies section it is possible to change the cookie settings:
    • Choose Allow local data to be set
    • Modify local data only until the browser is closed
    • Block sites from setting cookies
    • Block third-party cookies and site data
    • Manage exceptions for other Internet sites
    • Delete one or all cookies

For more information, visit the dedicated page.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Run the Mozilla Firefox Browser
  2. Click on the browser toolbar menu next to the url window
  3. Select Options
  4. Select Privacy
  5. Click on Show advanced settings
  6. In the Privacy section click on the Content settings
  7. In the “Tracking” section it is possible to change the following cookie settings:
    • Request websites not to perform any tracking
    • Notify websites of the availability to be tracked
    • Do not communicate any preference in relation to the tracking of personal data
  8. From the “History” section it is possible to:
    • Enabling “Use custom settings”, it is possible to select “accept third-party cookies” (always, from most visited sites or never) and to keep them for a set period (until expiry, on closure of Firefox or ask every time)
    • Remove individual cookies

For more information, visit the dedicated page.

Internet Explorer

  1. Run the Internet Explorer Browser
  2. Clik on the Tools button and then choose Internet Options
  3. Select the Privacy tab, and under Settings, move the slider to perform the desired action relating to cookies:
    • block all cookies
    • Allow all cookies
    • Select the sites from which to obtain cookies: move the cursor to an intermediate position so as not to block or allow all cookies; click Sites and in the Website Address box enter a website and then click Block or Allow

For more information, visit the dedicated page.

Safari 6

  1. Run the Safari browser
  2. Click on Safari, select Preferences then Privacy
  3. In the Blocca Cookie section, specify how Safari should accept cookies from websites.
  4. To view which sites have stored cookies, click on Details

For more information, visit the dedicated page.

Safari iOS (dispositivi mobile)

  1. Run the Safari iOS Browser
  2. Tap Settings then Safari
  3. Tap Block Cookies and choose from one of the various options: “Always Allow”, “From third parties and advertisers” or “Always Block”
  4. To delete all cookies stored by Safari, tap Settings, then Safari and finally Delete cookies and data

For more information visit thededicated page.

Opera

  1. Run the Opera Browser
  2. Click on Preferences then on Advanced and finally on Cookies
  3. Choose from one for the following options:
    • Accept cookies
    • Accept cookies only from the site I visit: third-party cookies and those sent from a domain other than the one you are visiting will be rejected
    • Never accept cookies: cookies will never be saved

For more information, visit the dedicated page.

Notwithstanding the above, the Data Controller informs you that the users can also make use of the service offered on the website www.youronlinechoices.com. Through this service it is possible to manage preferences for the most part of advertising tools. The Data Controller therefore advises users to make use of this resource in addition to the information provided in this document.

How to disable third-party service cookies

This page can be viewed through the link at the bottom of all the pages of the website according to art. 122 paragraph 2 of Italian Legislative Decree D.lgs. 196/2003 and following the simplified procedures for the information notice and acquisition of consent for the use of cookies published in the Italian Gazzetta Ufficiale no.126 of 3 June 2014 and corresponding register of provisions no.229 of 8 May 2014.