Cookie Notice

This website www.GovernexGroup.com (“Our Site”) uses Cookies and similar technologies in order to distinguish you from other users. By using Cookies, We are able to provide you with a better experience and to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it. Please read this Cookie Notice carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance of Our Cookie Notice is deemed to occur if you continue using Our Site. If you do not agree to Our Cookie Notice, please stop using Our Site immediately.

Definitions & Interpretation

 

In this Cookie Notice, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

 

“Cookie”

means a small file placed on your computer or device by Our Site when you visit certain parts of Our Site and/or when you use certain features of Our Site;

“Cookie Law”

means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 and of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”);

“personal data”

means any and all data that relates to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified from that data, as defined by EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”); and

“We/Us/Our”

means Governex Limited, a limited company registered in Scotland under company number SC654245, whose registered address is Summit House, 4 - 5 Mitchell Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH6 7BD, and whose main trading address is at 2 Walker Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7LB.

 

Information About Us

Our Site is owned and operated by Us. You may contact us by email at contact@governex.com or by post at our trading address, above.

 

How Does Our Site Use Cookies?

Our Site may place and access certain first party Cookies on your computer or device. First party Cookies are those placed directly by Us and are used only by Us. We use Cookies to facilitate and improve your experience of Our Site and to provide and improve Our services. We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and personal data is protected and respected at all times.

By using Our Site, you may also receive certain third party Cookies on your computer or device. Third party Cookies are those placed by websites, services, and/or parties other than Us. Third party Cookies are used on Our Site for advertising and tracking your usage. For more details, please refer to section 4 below.

All Cookies used by and on Our Site are used in accordance with current Cookie Law. We may use some or all of the following types of Cookie:

Strictly Necessary Cookies

A Cookie falls into this category if it is essential to the operation of Our Site, supporting functions such as logging in.

Analytics Cookies.

 

It is important for Us to understand how you use Our Site, for example, how efficiently you are able to navigate around it, and what features you use. Analytics Cookies enable us to gather this information, helping Us to improve Our Site and your experience of it.

Functionality Cookies

Functionality Cookies enable Us to provide additional functions to you on Our Site such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences. Some functionality Cookies may also be strictly necessary Cookies, but not all necessarily fall into that category.

Targeting Cookies

It is important for Us to know when and how often you visit Our Site, and which parts of it you have used (including which pages you have visited and which links you have visited). As with analytics Cookies, this information helps us to better understand you and, in turn, to make Our Site and advertising more relevant to your interests. [Some information gathered by targeting Cookies may also be shared with third parties.

Third Party Cookies

Third party Cookies are not placed by Us; instead, they are placed by third parties that provide services to Us and/or to you. Third party Cookies may be used by advertising services to serve up tailored advertising to you on Our Site, or by third parties providing analytics services to Us (these Cookies will work in the same way as analytics Cookies described above).

Persistent Cookies

Any of the above types of Cookie may be a persistent Cookie. Persistent Cookies are those which remain on your computer or device for a predetermined period and are activated each time you visit Our Site.

Session Cookies

Any of the above types of Cookie may be a session Cookie. Session Cookies are temporary and only remain on your computer or device from the point at which you visit Our Site until you close your browser. Session Cookies are deleted when you close your browser.

Cookies on Our Site are not permanent and will expire as indicated in the table below.

For more details of the personal data that We collect and use, the measures we have in place to protect personal data, your legal rights, and our legal obligations, please refer to our Privacy Policy available on our web site.

For more specific details of the Cookies that We use, please refer to the table below.

 

What Cookies Does Our Site Use?

The following first party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:

Strictly Necessary

Cookie Name                  Duration                               Purpose

ForceFlashSite                 Session                                 When viewing a mobile site (old mobile under                                                                                                                          m.domain.com) it will force the server to display the                                                                                                                non-mobile version and avoid redirecting to the                                                                                                                        mobile site

Hs                                      Session                                Security

sm Session                       Persistent                             Identifies logged in site members

                                          (Two days or two weeks)

XSRF-TOKEN                   Session                                 Security

Functionality

Cookie Name                  Duration                               Purpose

svSession                         Persistent (Two years)          Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

SSR-caching                    Session                                 Indicates how a site was rendered

sm Session                      Persistent                              Identifies logged in site members

The following third party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:

 

Functionality

Cookie Name                  Duration                               Purpose

TS*                                   Session                                 Security

TS01*******                     Session                                 Security

TSxxxxxxxx (where x 

is replaced with a

random series of

numbers and letters)     Session                                  Security                

TSxxxxxxxx_d (where x 

is replaced with a

random series of

numbers and letters)      Session                                 Security

 

Our Site uses analytics services provided by Wix.com,inc.. Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling Us to better understand how Our Site is used. This, in turn, enables Us to improve Our Site and the services offered through it. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Site, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Site, making it a better and more useful experience for you.

 

Consent and Control

Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop up requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies unless those Cookies are strictly necessary; however certain features of Our Site may not function fully or as intended.

In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only third party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.

The links below provide instructions on how to control Cookies in all mainstream browsers:

Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB

Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278835

Microsoft Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/products/microsoft-edge (Please note that there are no specific instructions at this time, but Microsoft support will be able to assist)

Safari (macOS): https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?viewlocale=en_GB&locale=en_GB

Safari (iOS): https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265

Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-Cookies-website-preferences

Android: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en (Please refer to your device’s documentation for manufacturers’ own browsers)

 

Changes to this Cookie Notice

We may alter this Cookie Notice at any time.  Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of Our Site after the changes have been made.  You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.

In the event of any conflict between the current version of this Cookie Notice and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

Further Information

If you would like to know more about how We use Cookies, please contact Us at contact@governexgroup.com or by post at our trading address above.

More information about privacy, data protection and our terms and conditions, are available on Our website.

0131 261 6630

2 Walker Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7LB, United Kingdom

  • Governex Limited Fcbk
  • Governex Limited

©Governex 2020.

Governex is a trading name of Governex Limited a private company registered in Scotland with company number SC654245.

Registered office Summit House, 4 - 5 Mitchell Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH6 7BD