Cookie settings

By browsing the http://www.mirova.com website, one or more cookies may be stored on your computer, mobile phone or tablet. This section helps you better understand how cookies work and how to set your internet browsers to manage them well.

 

1 - Definitions

What is a cookie? A cookie is a small text file that is stored on the hard drive of your computer when you visit a website or view an ad. Cookies are managed by your web browser. They are designed to collect information about your visits to websites and to offer you personalised services, but they cannot be used to recover data from your hard drive, install viruses or access your personal information.

 

Different potential issuers

 

Cookies from http://www.mirova.com (first-party cookies): Our website stores these cookies on your device in order to meet browsing and optimisation needs for our website.

 

Third-party cookies: These cookies are set by third-party companies, such as service providers or partners. For example:

 

  • Web pages can contain components stored on other domain servers (images or other embedded content: YouTube videos, Flickr slideshows, etc.). These websites can set their own cookies when users access these external components during web browsing.
  • Websites can use the services of a third party company to analyse their audience. The company defines its own cookie to carry out this service.
  • Websites can also use a third party advertising network to broadcast ads. This website does not use any advertising service.
  • Social networking sites can set cookies for content sharing or to generate access statistics when you click on “sharing buttons”.

 

2 - Different types of cookies used on http://www.mirova.com

Various types of cookies are used on this website, each with different purposes.

Required cookies and cookies that improve your browsing experience: These cookies are required for the functioning of the website and are set by http://www.mirova.com. They enable you to use the main features of the site (e.g. session cookies, language preference cookies). They record information about your browsing on the website using the computer on which the cookies are stored and are not kept for more than one month.

Cookies that are essential for the use of the http://www.mirova.com website have the following functions:

Session ID

 

Cookie management

 

Language/country preferences

 

Profile settings

 

COOKIE NAME

FUNCTION

ASP.NET_SessionId

Verifies the session status. Controlled by ASP.NET (.net framework).

ASPXAUTH

Verifies that the user is authenticated.

disclaimer_user_type

For all disclaimers. Allows the disclaimer to be displayed or hidden.

 

Cookies related to external components: External components are likely to set cookies, for example YouTube. Please view the cookies policy of the relevant websites.

Audience analysis cookies: These cookies are stored for statistical purposes. In particular, we record the number of page views, the number of visits, as well as visitor activity on the website and the number of times people return, using AT Internet® solutions. These cookies are not stored for more than 13 months.

“Audience analysis cookies” used by the website (set by xiti.com):

COOKIE NAME

FUNCTION

idrxvr

Audience analysis

tmst

Audience analysis

 

Social network cookies: Social networks such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+ and Facebook are likely to set cookies. The presence, number and status of these cookies depends on your use of these platforms before and during your visit to the website. Please view the cookies policy of the relevant social networking sites.

 

3 - Managing cookies

Monitoring and deleting: If you would like to change the way your browser uses cookies, or to disable cookies, you can do so in your browser settings.

Most browsers allow you to accept or reject all cookies, to accept only certain types of cookies, or ask you each time a website wants to store a cookie. They also allow you to delete cookies stored on your computer.

In order to manage cookies in the way that best meets your needs, you can change your browser settings based on its configuration to control or prevent cookies from being stored:

  • Internet Explorer™: Tools Menu > Internet Options > Privacy

(See http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies)

  • Safari™: Safari Menu > Preferences > Privacy

(See http://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191?viewlocale=en_US)

  • Chrome™: Chrome Menu (tools) > Settings > Show advanced settings > Privacy > Content settings > Cookies

(See https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/114662)

  • Firefox™: Tools menu > Options > Privacy > History > Cookies

(See https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences)

  • Opera™: Preferences > Advanced > Cookies

(See http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/en/cookies.html)