What are cookies?
The Website uses the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies enable the Website to work optimally or they provide security to the Website. These cookies are essential for proper communication and are there to facilitate browsing.
These cookies facilitate visits to our Website and enhance interaction (for example: language choice).
These cookies analyse the use that is made of the Website. These cookies measure the number of visits, the number of pages viewed, as well as the activity of users on the website and the frequency of their visits. They provide us with information on the Website’s performance. For this purpose, the FSMA mainly uses Google Analytics cookies (see below for more information).
These functionalities use third-party cookies placed directly by these third parties.
Third-party cookies for improving the Website’s interactivity
The Website uses certain services offered by third-party websites intended to improve the site’s interactivity. These are cookies that enable the visitor to view the videos embedded in our Website and to access the list of tweets available on our Site.
For more information on the cookies used, please see the list of cookies attached to this Policy.
Use of Google Analytics cookies
The information generated by the Google Analytics cookies concerning your use of the Website, i.e. standard information concerning access to the internet (including your IP address) and your visitor behaviour analysed in an anonymous way, is transmitted to Google, which stores it, including on servers located in the United States. Google adheres to the principles of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield. Before storing the information sent, Google anonymizes it by removing the last octet of your IP address. Google Analytics’ data protection policies specify that Google uses this information to evaluate the use you make of websites and to generate website activity reports for the FSMA. The FSMA neither uses nor authorizes third parties to use the statistical analysis tool to identify or collect, from visitors of these websites, personal data that could be identifiable.
How can you manage cookies?
Each web browser has its own configuration. However, on most of them, you can open the ‘Preferences’ or ‘Settings’ menu in the top right-hand corner to edit the cookie options, or go to the ‘help’ section. For more information, please see the following links:
- Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en.
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies.
- Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences.
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac.
When you deactivate cookies, please bear in mind that some graphics may not be displayed correctly, or that you will not be able to use certain applications.
How can you be updated as to any amendments to this policy?
This Policy may be amended. You may consult the most recent version of our Policy at any time on our Website. Moreover, we will do our best to keep you updated as to any major amendments via other communication channels.
The present Policy was last amended on 12 November 2018.
How can you contact us? (cookies)
- an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org;
- a letter to
Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA)
Attn: Data Protection Officer
rue du Congrès/Congresstraat 12-14
1000 Brussels (Belgium)
Annex: list of cookies
Click here to view the list of cookies.