What are cookies?
A "cookie" is a text file containing small amounts of information which a server can store on your personal computer or mobile device when you visit a GE Capital EMEA website.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are allocated to your PC or device only for the duration of your visit to a website and these are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
What types of cookies do we use and how can you manage them?
Some cookies serve an essential function and are strictly necessary as websites cannot work properly without them. They help you to do things online such as recording information provided in an online application form.
You cannot opt-out or disable essential or strictly necessary cookies through this website.
Performance and Functionality Cookies
Some cookies serve a functional or performance purpose to help us improve how our website works and therefore, improve your experience of this site. For example, these cookies allow our website to tell us whether you have visited the site before, which pages you go to most often and to help us remember the choices you make, such as your user name or the site features you may be interested in. These cookies may enhance your online experience by saving your preferences on our website so that you do not need to reset them each time you visit us, such as font, text or language preferences. These cookies do not collect information which identifies you.
You can opt-out or disable any browser cookie through your browser however, without browser cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of all our website features. Instructions may be found at www.allaboutcookies.org.
These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as to help us measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign. Our cookies do not collect any sensitive personal information about you. If this will change at any point in time, we will advise you and obtain your consent as required by local law. If you decline consent, you will not receive such cookies.
What do you need to know about Third Party cookies?
We sometimes embed content and sharing tools from other third party websites. When you visit a GE website with embedded third party content or sharing tools, you may be presented with cookies from those third parties’ sites. We do not control these third party cookies. You should check the relevant third party website(s) for more information about these cookies and how you may disable them.
We use the following cookies to operate this website:
1. Google Analytics and Adobe Omniture – These collect information about how you use the website such as which pages you view and the length of time spent on our sites so we can improve our website design, your experience and the online services we provide you.
2. DoubleClick – Determines the search term or the site that referred you to this website so that we can determine how effective our online marketing campaigns are for this site.
Some features on our website depend on Google Analytics, Adobe Omniture and DoubleClick technologies.
You can opt-out or disable these cookies by clicking on the following links:
Adobe Omniture: http://www.omniture.com/en/privacy/2o7#optout
Google Analytics: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
If you opt-out the code for disabling these cookies will still be present on your computer or other device and the cookies will be listed in your browser, unless you also remove them from your browser by using your browser settings.
You may also disable third party cookies by adjusting your browser settings and instructions can be found at www.allaboutcookies.org.
How can you manage your preferences in the future?
When you visited our website for the first time, you saw the message which gave you the option to learn more about cookies, why we use them and how you can modify your cookies settings. That message took you to this page and this page allows you to set certain cookies preferences. That message will no longer be shown in current and future visits unless essential cookies are deleted or we make a change that requires us to show that message. Should you wish to revise those settings in the future, you can always come back to this page and the preference links by clicking on the cookies link at the top of the page. Once you make any changes to your cookies preferences you need to restart your browser for those changes to come into effect.
If you have any further questions or if there’s anything else you wish us to clarify please Contact Us.