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We respect your privacy and are committed to providing you with the information and tools you need to manage your cookies.

Cookies on our site

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of text stored on your computer when you visit almost any website. Companies use them to:

  • Verify your identity, to ensure your security and privacy
  • Determine the browser and settings you are using to provide optimised content
  • Understand the way you navigate through websites, so firms can make improvements
  • Help site owners and third-party advertisers tailor content to your preferences

Our policy

We respect your privacy and are committed to providing you with the information and tools you need to manage your cookies.

This site provides three different levels of cookies:

Essential

This is the minimum requirement to ensure that our website is secure, performs as expected, and displays information in the correct format. Without these cookies, we’re unable to provide this website to you.

Moderate

This level includes essential cookies, plus those used for tracking the performance of the website and counting in-bound traffic from marketing campaigns. They enable us to improve segmentation and personalise your user journey.

Optimal

This level includes essential and moderate cookies, plus those used for analysing the way you use our website. They enable us to serve you relevant product ads on social media and advertising networks.

Review your cookie settings

Some cookies are essential to the function of this site. Some help us improve the way our website works, and others help third-party partners provide you with ads that reflect your interests. 

You’ll receive our optimal cookie setting by default, as it enables us to give you the best possible browsing experience and provide content that is relevant, targeted and personalised to you. 

If you’d like to edit your cookie settings, you can do so below.

Important information

If you disable one or more cookie categories, we'll stop using that type of cookie to gather any further information. However, we may still use information collected from existing cookies on your device. If you want to delete existing cookies from your browser, you’ll need to do so manually from your device. Find out how to do this at https://www.aboutcookies.org/.

Essential cookies

These are the minimum required to ensure that our website is secure, performs as expected, and displays information in the correct format.

You cannot deactivate these cookies, as without them we are unable to provide this website to you.

Examples 

Name Type of cookie Source of cookie Function
countrycode
IG functional IG
Enables us to show you the correct website for your location
mobile_device
IG functional  IG
Detects what device you’re using, so our website displays in the correct format
X-SECURITY-TOKEN
IG functional  IG
Authentication token used to prevent attacks seeking to steal your credentials
incap_ses_197_888004
Third-party cedexis-test.com
A system-level cookie used to ensure that our websites perform as expected

Moderate cookies

This level includes essential cookies, plus those used for tracking the performance of the website and counting in-bound traffic from marketing campaigns. They help us understand the way you travel to and through our website, so we can improve segmentation and make it easier for you to find the information you need.

Examples 

Name Type of cookie Source of cookie Function
_ga
IG cookie IG
Allows us to see where you’re going and what you’re doing on our website
s_nr2
IG cookie IG
Tells us whether you’re new to our site or a repeat visitor
 
Session
Third-party benchplatform.com 
Helps us track the success of our marketing activities
 
Demdex
Third-party demdex.net 
Used for segmentation and personalisation to improve user journeys
 

Optimal cookies

This is our recommended setting, as it includes all essential and moderate cookies plus those used for analysing the way you use our website. These cookies help ensure that ads you see across social media and advertising networks are relevant to you and your interests.

Name Type of cookie Source of cookie Function
ceg.s
IG cookie IG
Allows us to see where you have moved your mouse or scrolled to on a given web page
guest_id
Third-party Twitter.com
Twitter cookie which appears on pages that use the button ‘Tweet’. Gives you a unique number associated with Twitter
TLS
Third-party yahoo.co.jp
Enables us to remarket to visitors across Yahoo's display advertising network
NID
Third-party google.com
Remembers your recent searches to help us retarget IG ads to you

 

Cookie management

You can manage cookies by changing the settings in the web browser on your computer or tablet. To manage cookies on your mobile phone, you may need to refer to your handset manual.

Google Chrome

  • Click the 'burger' icon in the browser's toolbar
  • Select 'Settings'
  • Click 'Show advanced settings'
  • Choose 'Privacy' and then 'Content settings'
  • To enable cookies, in the 'Cookies' section, tick 'Allow local data to be set (recommended)'. This option enables both first and third-party cookies
  • To allow only first-party cookies, enable 'Block all third-party cookies without exception'
  • To disable cookies, select 'Block sites from setting any data'

There are multiple levels of cookie enablement in Chrome. For more information, click here.

Microsoft Internet Explorer

Versions 9-11

  • Select 'Tools' from the top of your brower's window
  • Choose 'Internet Options'
  • Navigate to the 'Privacy' tab
  • Click 'Advanced'. Here you can choose to 'Accept' 'Block' or 'Prompt' both first and third-party cookies
  • To disable cookies, tick 'Block'

There are multiple levels of cookie enablement in Internet Explorer. For more information, click here.

Microsoft Edge

  • Click the menu button
  • Choose 'Settings' and then 'View advanced settings'
  • Under 'Cookies' choose either 'Don't block cookies' or 'Block only third party cookies'
  • To disable cookies, click on 'Block all cookies'

There are multiple levels of cookie enablement in Edge. For more information, click here.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Click on the 'burger' button at the top of the browser (or 'Tools' if using Windows XP)
  • Select 'Options'
  • Click 'Privacy'
  • Set 'Firefox will' to 'Use custom settings for history'
  • Select 'Accept cookies from sites' and your prefered treatment of third-party cookies
  • To disable cookies, remove the check mark from 'Accept cookies from sites'
  • Click 'OK' to close the window

There are multiple levels of cookie enablement in Firefox. For more informaiton, click here.

Opera

  • In the browser's menu, select 'Settings'
  • Under cookies, tick 'Allow local data to be set (recommended)'
  • To disable cookies, select 'Block sites from setting any data'
  • To stop only third-party cookies, select 'Block third-party cookies and site data'

There are multiple levels of cookie enablement in Opera. For more information, click here.

Safari

  • In the menu bar, select 'Safari', then choose 'Preferences'
  • Click on 'Privacy'
  • Under 'Cookies and website data:', select 'Allow from the websites I visit'
  • To disable cookies, select 'Always block'

There are multiple levels of cookie enablement in Safari. For more information, click here.

For general information, visit aboutcookies.org. This site includes instructions on how to amend your cookie settings for a variety of browsers and how to delete existing cookies from your computer. 

If you have any specific questions or concerns about cookies, please contact support.si@ig.com.

We are committed to keeping your personal information safe. For more information on how we handle your data, see our privacy notice.