Cookies information

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by the websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The use of cookies is now standard for most websites. If you are uncomfortable with the use of cookies, you can manage and control them through your browser, including removing cookies by deleting them from your ‘browser history’ (cache) when you leave the site.

Types of cookies:

‘Session’ cookies remain in your browser during your browser session only, ie until you leave the website.

‘Persistent’ cookies remain in your browser after the session (unless deleted by you).

‘Performance’ cookies collect information about your use of the website, such as webpages visited and any error messages; they do not collect personally identifiable information, and the information collected is aggregated such that it is anonymous. Performance cookies are used to improve how a website works.

‘Functionality’ cookies allow the website to remember any choices you make about the website (such as changes to text size, customised pages) or enable services such as commenting on a blog.

Use of cookies by PwC

The following table explains the way in which we use cookies on this website.

By using this website, you agree that we can place these cookies on your computer/device for the stated purposes.

Name Purpose Type Duration Used at
Wordpress PHPSESSID This cookie stores the preferred settings of the user to make them available for the next session (for instance, language preferences).In addition, it enhances filling in forms. First Party, Session Cookie This cookie looses its validity with end of each browser session.
Google Analytics _ga This cookie helps to track the user behaviour.
First Party Persistent, Performance Cookie 2 years from set/update
Redaxo rex_ycom This cookie helps to prevent the misuse of online-forms, e.g. through bots. First Party, Persistent,
Functionality Cookie
14 days from set/update
Google Analytics data-cookie-ga This cookie stores opt-in/opt-out decision for Google Analytics.
First Party,
Persistent, Functionality Cookie
1 Year from set/ update