Keytrade Bank and cookies
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a simple computer data file that is sent with the pages of this website. It can then be stored on the hard drive of your computer, tablet or mobile phone by your browser.
Please note: cookies are completely harmless. They do not delete any information on your computer and they do not harm any files or programs. They cannot contain any computer viruses.
What is the purpose of cookies?
Cookies allow our website to recognise you, while at the same time safeguarding your anonymity. The site learns your preferences and automatically adjusts to your wishes. However, that information is in no way linked to your name or identity. For example, thanks to these cookies, you can browse our site in your own language, so you don't have to enter your log-in details every time you visit it. So cookies ensure that your visit of Keytrade Bank's site is much faster and more enjoyable.
Cookies can also help with assessing the popularity of web pages or the average time spent during your visit. A cookie can also be used for commercial purposes. For example, they can keep track of your areas of interest, so that you only see advertisements that may be of interest to you.
Cookies improve our website, for you and for us. Thanks to cookies, you can get to the information you want faster. For example, you don't have to keep re-entering your language preference and entering the same information on each visit.
The cookies that we use
Keytrade Bank uses two types of cookies:
First Party Cookies (necessary cookies)
these are cookies that we have made ourselves. They are purely functional cookies that allow us to improve your user-experience on our site.
|KEYcookiepolicy||To store your preferences about cookie usage on the site||2 years|
|To store information about the configuration and secured connection with our site||Length of session (visit of our site)|
Third party Cookies (optional cookies)
these are cookies created by other companies. They are anonymous analytical cookies that allow us to analyse and optimise the use of our website. We also use advertising cookies that help us to measure and improve the efficiency of our campaigns.
|Pagelang||To store the language preference||1 year|
|__utma||Google Analytics, to identify the number of unique visitors||2 years|
|__utmb||Google Analytics, to analyse the path taken on the site||30 minutes|
|__utmc||Google Analytics, to designate or know whether a new _utmb cookie must be created||Length of session (visit of our site)|
|__utmz||Google Analytics, to see how the visitor arrived on our site (via Google search, via a link, etc.)||6 months|
|KEYgoto||To enable a return to a specific page after a time-out or to log in||Length of session (visit of our site)|
How do I reject or delete cookies?
If you would prefer not to accept cookies in general, but want to make an exception for Keytrade Bank's cookies, you can specially configure your browser settings.
That configuration depends on the browser you are using (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome, etc.). Check your browser's 'help' function for more information on how to do this.
It is better not to reject 'session cookies'. Without session cookies, our website will not function properly. Session cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser.
You can configure your browser to automatically delete cookies when you close your browser. If you do that, your browser will not for example remember log-in details such as usernames and passwords. You will have to enter them again every time you start a session.
To delete cookies automatically, you should do the following:
Go to the 'Tools' menu and click on 'Internet options'. Select 'Delete browsing history'. If you want to make that permanent, click the box by 'Delete browsing history on exit'.
Go to the 'Tools' menu and click on 'Options', then 'Privacy'. Select 'Never remember history'. If you want to select the cookies to be deleted by yourself, click on 'remove individual cookies'.
Go to 'Preferences', click on the 'Security' tab and then on 'Show cookies'. Select 'Remove all'.
Go to 'History', click on 'Show full history' and then on 'Clear browsing data'.