The BNP Paribas Group is committed to delivering the best possible service to you while maintaining the confidence that you place in us.
As part of this, we have adopted strong principles across the Group to ensure the protection of your data.
As such, we would like to provide you with transparent information about how we place, use and store cookies on your device when you use our website https://wealthmanagement.bnpparibas and you present the option to manage and to delete cookies.
1. What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text, image or software files that are placed on your device when you access our Website and/or use our Application. The word “device”, when used in this Cookies Policy, refers notably to computers, smartphones, tablets and all other devices used for accessing the internet.
Cookies may be either: (i) session specific, meaning that they are deleted from your device once the session and browser are closed; or (ii) persistent meaning that they will remain on your device until they are removed.
Cookies perform a number of useful functions, such as to:
- Analyze campaign effectiveness;
- Monitor your use of our Website and/or Application in order to improve them;
- Keep track of your preferences and settings in your use of our Website and/or Application (e.g. time zone etc.);
2. What kind of information can be stored in a cookie?
The information stored by the cookies on your device may relate to the following, subject to its retention period:
- the webpages you have visited on that device;
- the advertisements you have clicked on;
- the type of browser you use;
- your IP address;
- and any other information that you have provided on our Website.
3. What kinds of cookies do we use and for what purpose?
Cookies used on our Website are classified into different categories.
3.1 Strictly necessary cookies (mandatory)
These cookies are essential for the Site to function properly. They may include, for example, cookies which collect session ID and authentication data, cookies that make it possible to personalize the interface of a Site and / or an Application (for example, for the choice of the language or presentation of a service) or some audience measurement cookies. This category also includes cookies that allow us to comply with our legal obligations, including ensuring a safe online environment (for example by detecting repeated login failures in order to prevent unauthorized persons from reaching your account).
3.2 Preference cookies (subject to your consent)
These cookies allow us to personalize and offer the content and features of the Sites and / or the Application (and in particular the display of our products and services). They are used to improve our Site and your user experience.
3.3 Analytics cookies (subject to your consent, except in some circumstances)
These cookies allow us, and our partner Adobe, to understand how users arrive on our, to measure the number of visitors to our Site, but also to analyze the way in which visitors browse the Site or reconstitute their journey.
This helps us improve the way our Site work by ensuring, for example, that users easily find what they are looking for.
These cookies may be exempt from consent when they are strictly necessary for the functioning of the Site in accordance with the article 3.1.
Otherwise, they are subject to consent in accordance with the present article 3.3.
3.4 Advertising cookies and tracking cookies (subject to your consent)
There are different categories of cookies used to propose you advertising.
Information obtained through advertising cookies is frequently shared with our partner Google through the use of third-party cookies. You can find more information on this partner in section 4 of this Cookies Policy.
- Personalized advertising cookies
These cookies are used to provide you with adverts more tailored to you and your interests. These cookies record your visit to our Website and/or Application, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We use, and our partner, this information in order to personalize our Site and/or Application and the advertisements therein, if any, according to your areas of interest.
They can also be used to display personalized advertisements on our products on other sites, to measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign, to limit the frequency of distribution (that is to say to limit the number of times that you see an ad), affiliate ad, click fraud detection, market research, product improvement, debugging.
- Non-personalized advertising cookies
These cookies allow us, and our partner, to display advertisements that are not personalized to your profile. These cookies can be used exclusively to measure the performance of a marketing campaign.
- Geolocated advertising cookies
These cookies allow us, and our partner, to show you personalized advertising based on your location (geolocated advertising).
4. In this context, who places the cookies on your device (for example the companies of BNP Paribas Group or a partner)?
When you select which types of cookies you allow on your device, the cookies may be deposited directly by us or by one of our partners.
From a practical point of view, this means that when you authorize the installation of certain so-called “third-party” cookies on your device, our partners will also be able to access the information they contain (such as, for example, your browsing statistics when you allow third-party analysis cookies) within the respect of our data protection Notice and those of our partners.
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Anonymous Analytical cookies from Adobe Analytics help us improve our website by collecting and reporting anonymous information on website usage.
Additional cookies can be set depending on the use of Analytics plug-ins. These cookies are snippets of code available to the client for use in a variety of circumstances. These circumstances include: retrieving values from the URL; concatenating values to pass to Analytics; capturing form abandonment, and so on.
You can obtain more information about the cookies used in the Cookie Preferences Center or you can view directly from Adobe Website
Third parties plugins use both session and persistent cookies.
· Session cookies are used for easier site navigation and will expire when the browser is closed.
· Persistent cookies are used to save/persist user preferences and improve the user’s experience.
You can obtain more information about the cookies used in the Cookie Preferences Center or you can view directly from the following Brightcove links:
Doubleclick is Google real time bidding advertising exchange to register and report the web site user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
You can obtain more information about the cookies used in the Cookie Preferences Center or you can view directly from the following link: https://cookiepedia.co.uk/host/doubleclick.net
5. How can you manage cookies?
To see the different categories of cookies that we use on the Site and/or Application and configure your choices, you can consult the cookie management module accessible at the bottom of the page. You can modify at any time your preferences, withdraw or give again your consent at any time.
Please note that the use of strictly necessary cookies for the proper functioning of the Site does not require your consent. This is why the option "strictly necessary cookies" is pre-checked in our cookie management tool and is not optional.
By refusing certain types of cookies (preference cookies for example), we will not be able to optimize your user experience on our Site and some parts may not function properly.
By default, we save your cookie choices on a device for a maximum of 6 months. If you change your mind about the preferences you have expressed regarding cookies, you can update your choices at any time, by accessing Cookie Preference Center. We will ask you to make a choice again every 6 months.