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Cookie Policy

Last Update – 06/05/2019

By continuing to use this website you agree that we can place cookies and other similar technology on your device, including mobile device. This consent will remain active only till the time you choose to delete the stored cookies on your device using the cookie removal process described in the section “How can you delete cookies from your system” in this policy.

What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files a web server sends to the browser that can be placed on your computer or mobile device to uniquely identify your browser or device. Cookies allow a site to know if your device has visited that site before. This allows the website to recognize your visit from those of other users of the website. Cookies used by the site do not contain your personally identifiable information. Cookies are used for system improvement and administration, statistical analysis purposes, and other internal business purposes.
What cookies do we use and why?
Provider Name Purpose Type Duration Category
YouTube VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE This cookie tracks viewing of Youtube videos on the website. Third party, persistent 6 months Analytics
YouTube SID This cookie is used by Google in combination with HSID to verify your Google user account, if you have one, and your most recent login time to your Google account. Third party 2 years Advertising
YouTube HSID Used by Google in combination with SID to verify your Google user account, if you have one, and your most recent login time to your Google account. Third party 2 years Advertising
Google Analytics _gid This cookie stores a unique user session identifier. First & Third party, Session 24 hours Advertising
Google Analytics _ga This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit to the Websites. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits pwc.com, a new _ga cookie is written with a different unique ID. In most cases, this cookie is used to understand whether a visitor is a single time visitor or a repeat visitor to the Websites and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure. First & Third party, Persistent 2 hours Advertising
Google Analytics __utmb This cookie is used to determine new sessions/visits. First party 30 mins from set/update Analytics
One signal __cfduid This cookie is used for PUSH notification services First party 1 year Third-Party
Google Analytics _gat This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to Google documentation it is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes. First party, Session 1 minute Analytics
YouTube PREF This cookie is used by Google to set each of its users’ preferred language preferences. Third party 8 months Advertising
Google Analytics NID Most Google users will have a preferences cookie called ‘NID’ in their browsers. A browser sends this cookie with requests to Google’s sites. The NID cookie contains a unique ID Google uses to remember your preferences and other information, such as your preferred language (e.g. English), how many search results you wish to have shown per page (e.g. 10 or 20), and whether or not you wish to have Google’s Safe Search filter turned on. Third party 7 months Advertising
YouTube LOGIN_INFO, YSC, SAPISID, SSID, APISID These cookies are used by Youtube as part of their embedded services on the Websites (sharing etc.). More information about Youtube’s use of cookies can be found in their cookie policy. Third party 2 months Advertising
How can you delete cookies from your system?
You can view, manage, delete and block cookies for a website through your browser. Be aware that if you delete all cookies then any preferences you have set will be lost. Guidance on how to control cookies for common browser is linked below –

For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.

Changes to the Cookie Policy
We may modify or amend this Cookie Policy from time to time at our discretion. When we make changes to this notice, we will amend the revision date at the top of this page, and such modified or amended Cookie Notice shall be effective as to you and your information as of that revision date. We encourage you to periodically review this Cookie Notice to be informed about how we are using cookies.

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