Cookies Policy

At SMBC Aviation Capital ("we", "us" or "our"), we want to ensure that your visit to our website (the "Website") is smooth, reliable and as useful to you as possible. Subject to your consent where required by applicable law, we use cookies and similar technologies (“cookies”) to help us improve the use and functionality of the Website and to better understand how visitors use the Website and the tools and services offered on it.

This Cookie Policy should be read in conjunction with our Website Terms of Use for further information about accessing and using our website and Privacy Statement for further details about the ways in which we collect and use your personal data.

1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that are stored in your web browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone (each a "Device") when you visit a website. Cookies serve a number of purposes like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, interests or log in details, and generally improving your experience.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you do not want to allow cookies or only allow the use of certain types of cookies, please refer to your browser settings which should allow you to accept or deny cookies (please read section 5 below for more details about how to do this). You can also use the browser settings to withdraw your consent to the use of cookies at any time or delete cookies that have already been set on your Device. Keep in mind that by disabling certain categories of cookies, you may be prevented from accessing some features of our websites. You should be able to find more in depth information about opting out of cookies on your browser settings menu.

2. Do we use Cookies?

Yes, we use cookies to enhance the visitor experience on our Website.

3. Why do we use Cookies?

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • Enable core functionality such as page navigation and logged-in status (strictly necessary)
  • To improve our Website by ensuring the website is performing properly and understanding how visitors interact with the content (performance cookies)
  • To capture the preferences of visitors to our website (functional cookies)
  • To track how you use social media embedded on our website and serve you with relevant marketing (tracking & marketing cookies)

4. Which Cookies do we use?

General Information

Source (Where cookies come from)

First Party Cookies

These cookies are provided by us and used by various features on our Website. Examples may include customising a visitor's visit, providing statistical information, and verifying a visitor's identity for security purposes.

Third Party Cookies

These cookies are provided by “Third Party” vendors who provide products and features we have integrated into our Website. Examples include social media sites, ad networks, and security systems.

Expiration (How long cookies last)

Session Cookies

These cookies are added when a visitor starts to browse our Website or interacts with a specific feature and are deleted when the browser is closed.

Persistent Cookies

These cookies are added when a visitor starts to browse our Website or interacts with a specific feature, but may remain stored on your Device until a certain termination date is reached (in terms of minutes, days or years from the creation/update of the cookie).

Type (What application uses the cookie)

Strictly Necessary cookies

We set certain cookies which are strictly necessary to allow you to access the Website, to move between pages and to receive services which you have requested.

Performance cookies

These collect information about how visitors use the Website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. We use these cookies to test different designs and features for our Website and we also use them to help us monitor how our visitors reach our sites and how effective our advertising is.

Functional cookies

These allow the Website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise.

Tracking & marketing cookies Third parties use their own cookies to track performance, identify fraudulent and non-human traffic and serve you with relevant advertising where you have consented to this.

Website Cookies and other tracking technologies

Further details on our specific use of cookies are contained in the following table:

Cookie Type

Name

Purpose

Expiration

Who Provides the Cookie?

Opt Out Link

Necessary

ASPSESSIONID#

Preserves user state across page requests

Session

ExecutiveInterviews.com

n/a

Necessary

Concrete5

Registers whether User is logged in

1 day

Smbc.aero

n/a

Functional

lang

Remembers the users selected language

Session

Cdn.syndication.twing.com

n/a

Performance

_cfduid

helps Cloudflare detect malicious visitors to our Customers’ websites and minimizes blocking legitimate users.

30 days

cloudflare

n/a

Performance

cookieconsent_dismissed

Used to determine if a user has consented to cookie policy

365 days.

Osano

n/a

Performance

__utma

Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

2 years from set/

update

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

__utmb

Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

30 mins from set/

update

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

__utmc

Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.

End of browser session

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

__utmt

Used to throttle request rate.

10 minutes

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

__utmz

Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

6 months from set/update

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

_ga

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website

2 years

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

_gat

Used to throttle request rate.

1 day

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

_gid

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website

1 day

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Performance

collect

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour

Session

Google Analytics

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Tracking & Marketing

  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Doubleclick.net

_widgetsettings

i/jot

i/jot/syndication

local_storage_support_test

Allows Twitter to gather information to sell advertising

Persistent

Session

Session

Persistent

Twitter

http://optout.aboutads.info/?c=2&lang=EN


GPS

PREF

Visitor_unfo1-live

YSC

Yt-remote-cast-installed

Yt-remote-connected-devices

Yt-remote-device-id

Yt-remote-fast-check-period

Yt-remote-session-app

Yt-remote-session-name

Enables Youtube videos embedded on the site and collects data about user interaction for Google and SMBC

1 day

8 months

179 days

Session

Session

Persistent

Persistent

Session

Session

Session

Youtube

https://adssettings.google.com/


IDE

Test_cookie

Used to track users actions after viewing or clicking on ads

1 year

1 day

Google DoubleClick

https://adssettings.google.com/


5. Managing and disabling Cookies
You can control the cookies placed and retained on your Device. The Privacy Statement and this Cookie Policy are provided to be transparent about our practices regarding the use of cookies and to allow you the opportunity to make an informed choice.

Where applicable, we will obtain your prior informed consent to use cookies and other tracking technologies which store or access information on your Device. Most browsers accept cookies automatically but they can be set up to ask for your prior consent before an individual cookie is set on your Device.This will give you control over your cookies, however, it may interfere with your browsing experience as some websites may not function properly and you may not be able to take advantage of all the features offered by our website.

For instructions on blocking and deleting cookies, see the privacy and help documentation of your specific browser’s website. If you use more Devices and/or browsers you will need to disable cookies on each Device and on each browser separately. Here are the locations of the cookie settings for all major web browsers:

  • Internet Explorer - Tools > Internet Options > Privacy tab.
  • Mozilla Firefox - Tools > Options > Privacy menu.
  • Safari Users - Edit > Preferences > Privacy menu.
  • Chrome Users - Settings > Content Settings > Privacy > Cookies.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

If you limit the ability of our websites to set cookies, this may prevent you from using certain features of our Website properly and your user experience – which will no longer be personalised for you – may deteriorate. You may also be able to opt-out from certain cookies through third party cookie management sites. Disabling cookies may prevent you from using certain parts of our Website. If you delete your cookies from the browser, you may need to remember to re-install opt-out cookies.

6. Where can I get more information about Cookies?
You can find more information about cookies by visiting the following information websites:

www.aboutcookies.org

www.allaboutcookies.org

7. Changes to this policy

We reserve the right to change this Cookie Policy from time to time at our sole discretion. If we make any changes, we will post those changes here and updated the "Last Updated" date at the bottom of this Cookie Policy. However, if we make material changes to this Cookie Policy, we will notify you by means of a prominent notice on our website prior to the change becoming effective.

8. Contact Us
Questions, comments, requests and complaints regarding this Cookie Policy are welcome and should be addressed to dataprotection@smbc.aero or sent in writing to Legal & Compliance Team, SMBC Aviation Capital, IFSC House, IFSC, Dublin 1, Ireland, D01 R2P9. We will endeavour to deal with all requests promptly and efficiently.

Last Updated: 10 October 2019