MCI Cookie Policy

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MCI Cookie Policy

Last updated: 24th May 2022

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don't have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another. Those cookies are set by us and called first party cookies. We also use third party cookies – which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting – for our functional/performance, marketing, statistical purposes.

 

How do we use cookies?

More specifically, we use cookies and other tracking technologies for the following purposes:

  • to enable certain functions of the website,
  • to provide analytics,
  • to store your preferences ad, personalize the content,
  • to improve the user experience
  • to enable advertisements delivery, including behavioral advertising
  • to share on social networks

 

You will find below a list as accurate as possible of the cookies we use on our website. The cookies may be classified in the following categories:

  • Strictly necessary cookies;
  • Preferences cookies;
  • Analytical cookies;
  • Targeting cookies;

 

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Some cookies are strictly necessary in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. Without these cookies, we will not be able to determine the number of unique users of the site or provide certain features.

 

Name

Function

Expiry

ASP.NET_SessionId

www.wearemci.com

Used by Microsoft ASP.Net web applications to maintain anonymous user's session state between page views

Session

Cookiehub

www.wearemci.com

Used by CookieHub to store information about whether visitors have given or declined the use of cookie categories used on the site.

365 days

__RequestVerificationToken

www.wearemci.com

This cookie is set by ASP.NET and improves the security of the web site. It prevents Cross-Site Request Forgery-attacks and does not contain any user information. It is automatically removed when you turn off your web browser.

Session

__cf_bm

.hubspot.com

The __cf_bm cookie supports Cloudflare Bot Management by managing incoming traffic that matches criteria associated with bots. The cookie does not collect any personal data, and any information collected is subject to one-way encryption.

1 hour

 

Preferences Cookies

These cookies enables our website to remember information to customize how the website looks or behaves for each user. This may include storing selected currency, region, language, or coloc them. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, then some or all these functionalities may not function properly.

 

 

Name

Function

Expiry

lang

.ads.linkedin.com

Session-based cookie that remembers the user's selected language version of a website.

Session

lidc

.linkedin.com

Used by LinkedIn for routing.

1 day

li_gc

.linkedin.com

Used by LinkedIn to store consent of guests regarding the use of cookies for non-essential purposes

728 days, 15 hours

vuid

.vimeo.com

These cookies are used by the Vimeo video player on websites.

730 days

player

.vimeo.com

This cookies are installed when a Vimeo video is shown in a site.

730 days

website#lang

.wearemci.com

These cookies are used to hold your preferred site language when browsing the site.

 

Session

 

Analytical Cookies

We use analytical cookies across the mci group website for internal purposes to help us to provide you with a better user experience by collecting and reporting information on your usage. Information supplied by cookies helps us to understand how our visitors use the mci group website so that we can improve how we present our content to you. We generally contract with independent measurement and research companies to perform these services for us and when this is the case, these cookies may be set by a third-party company (third party cookies).

 

Name

Function

Expiry

MUID

.bing.com

Microsoft User Identifier tracking cookie used by Bing Ads. It can be set by embedded microsoft scripts. Widely believed to sync across many different Microsoft domains, allowing user tracking.

390 days

_ga

.wearemci.com

Contains a unique identifier used by Google Analytics to determine that two distinct hits belong to the same user across browsing sessions.

730 days

_gid

.wearemci.com

Contains a unique identifier used by Google Analytics to determine that two distinct hits belong to the same user across browsing sessions.

1 days

_gat_*

.wearemci.com

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate (limit the collection of data on high traffic sites)

1 hour

bcookie

.linkedin.com

This is a Microsoft MSN 1st party cookie for sharing the content of the website via social media.

730 days, 12 hours

__hstc

.wearemci.com

This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. This is the main cookie for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).

180 days

hubspotuk

.wearemci.com

This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. This cookie is used to keep track of a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.

180 days

__hssrc

.wearemci.com

This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session.

Session

__hssc

.wearemci.com

This cookie name is associated with websites built on the HubSpot platform. This cookie keeps track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp.

1 hour

_Ifa

.wearemci.com

Used by Leadfeeder to collect behavioral data of all website visitors. This includes: pages viewed, visitor source and time spent on the site.

730 days

feathr_session_id

.feathr.co

A 24 character hexadecimal text value stored for relating a set of web activity with a web session.

 

1 hour

f_id

.feathr.co

A 24 character hexadecimal text value stored for the purpose of browser identification across sessions.

 

365 days

 

Targeting and Social Media Cookies

These cookies are set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites. They work by uniquely identifying your browser and device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will not experience our targeted advertising across different websites.

 

Name

Function

Expiry

_gcl_au

.wearemci.com

Used by Google AdSense to understand user interaction with the website by generating analytical data.

90 days

_fbp

.wearemci.com

Facebook Pixel advertising first-party cookie. Used by Facebook to track visits across websites to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

90 days

test_cookie

.doubleclick.net

Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies

1 hour

UserMatchHistory

.linkedin.com

Contains a unique identifier used by LinkedIn to determine that two distinct hits belong to the same user across browsing sessions.

30 days

AnalyticsSyncHistory

.linkedin.com

Used by LinkedIn to store information about the time a sync with the lms_analytics cookie took place for users in the Designated Countries

30 days

_uetsid

.wearemci.com

This cookie is used by Bing to determine what ads should be shown that may be relevant to the end user perusing the site.

1 day

_uetvid

.wearemci.com

Used by Microsoft Advertising to store a unique, anonymized visitor ID to personalize marketing.

390 days

bscookie

.linkedin.com

Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.

730 days, 12 hours

IDE

.doubleclick.net

Used by Google's DoubleClick to serve targeted advertisements that are relevant to users across the web. Targeted advertisements may be displayed to users based on previous visits to a website. These cookies measure the conversion rate of ads presented to the user.

390 days

bito

.bidr.io

This cookie is generally provided by bidr.io and is used for advertising purposes.

394 days, 19 hours

bitolsSecure

.bidr.io

The Beeswax technology allows our customers to buy ad space on websites, mobile apps, video players, and other devices and allows for the use of proprietary and third party data in the purchase of that ad space.

394 days, 19 hours

tuuid

.company-target.com

This cookie is mainly set by bidswitch.net to make advertising messages more relevant to the website visitor.

730 days

tuuid_lu

.company-target.com

This cookie is usually provided by bidswitch.net and is used for advertising purposes.

730 days

TDID

.adsrvr.org

Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning visitor's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.

365 days

TDCPM

.adsrvr.org

Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning visitor's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.

365 days

Prism_

.wearemci.com

Store and track interaction

730 days

 

What are your choices regarding cookies?

When you visit MCI website for the first time, you will be asked to set your cookies preferences. You can modify your preferences at any time on our website.

 

If you would like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser:

 

However please note that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, some features of the MCI website may not work properly, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

 

Where can you find more information about cookies?

If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to decline the use of cookies. You can learn more about cookies and the following third­-party websites: 

 

Contact

For more information regarding processing of your data, please consult our MCI Group Privacy Statement. If you need further assistance or if you have any kind of question regarding cookies or concerns about your Personal Data, please contact us at: privacy@mci-group.com or MCI GROUP Holding SA, Data Protection Officer, 9 rue du Pré-Bouvier, 1242 Satigny, Switzerland.