Collecting information online with cookies
Cookies are small text files that are situated on computers and other such devices, their function is to establish users or devices and to gather data. Cookies can be defined by placing them into one of four different categories, this is based on what their purpose is and what they do to achieve this purpose:
1. Strictly necessary cookies
2. Performance cookies
3. Functional cookies
4. Cookies for marketing purposes.
The cookies we use
Necessary cookies: Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as page navigation and access to secure areas. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, and can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences.
Analytics cookies: These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
Social sharing cookies: We use some social sharing plugins, to allow you to share certain pages of our website on social media.
LinkedIn cookies: We utilise data from LinkedIn analytics to identify historical trends, so we can improve our services and social media marketing. We utilise data from LinkedIn analytics to identify historical trends, so we can improve our services and social media marketing.
Your control over cookies
You are able to control and change website cookies using our cookie control tool, you can also change them in your own browser settings, and you can change these settings whenever you like. You can accept, reject, or delete cookies at your own convenience. If you do choose to alter your settings, certain features may not work as they were originally intended. All browser settings are slightly different in some way or another, and so when organising cookies, you should use the relevant settings in your Browser.
We’ve provided some useful links that present more detail about cookies, their use, and how you can alter your cookie settings:
The links below contain guides on disabling and removing cookies in the following web browsers:
What are other tracking technologies?
Web beacons: Web beacons are electronic images and they may be on some of our web pages. They are also known as single-pixel gifs and also transparent graphic images. These are used to deliver cookies on websites, they count the users who have visited these websites, supply various services, and assess how effective advertising campaigns are. These might also be present in emails or newsletters to help us understand if emails are opened or if links are clicked on.
Web server & application logs: Our servers assemble specific data automatically, this helps with administering and safeguarding services, use of analysis, and enhancing user experience. The data collected may include:
● IP address and browser type
● Device information including Unique Device Identifier (UDID), MAC address, Identifier For Advertisers (IFA), and similar identifiers we or others may assign
● Device operating system and other technical facts
● The city, state, and country from which you access our website
● Pages visited and content viewed, stored, and purchased
● Information or text entered
● Links and buttons clicked
● URLs visited before and after you use our services
● Third Party Cookies
Securing your information
We assure you that Acquis Insurance Management Limited protects your personal information from access we haven’t authorised, its use or disclosure. Acquis Insurance Management Limited secures the personally identifiable information you have provided on computer servers that are in a safe environment, and are completely controlled and protected from access we haven’t arranged, use or disclosure.
Questions and comments
If you have any queries about our website, our products and/or services we provide, please don’t hesitate to let us know via the “contact” page.