FYDO Limited - Cookies Policy

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers which contain information that we store on your browser or your device’s hard drive. Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with an improved user experience when you browse our website as well as improving our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors browse our website when in use. This helps us improve the way our website works, for example, ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Please see table below for detailed information about the individual cookies we use:

Cookie

 Name

      Purpose

Expiry

_ga

 Google Analytics

·         Used to distinguish users

2 years

_gid

Google Analytics

·         Used to authenticate users

24 hours

_gat

Google Analytics

·         Used to throttle request rate

60 Seconds

AMP_TOKEN

Google AMP/Analytics

·         Contains token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service

30 seconds to 1 year

__utma

Google Analytics

·         Used to distinguish users and sessions. Cookie created when JavaScript library executes and no __utma cookies exists. Cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics

1 year from set/updated

_fy

FYDO EXCHANGE® 

CI_Session

·         Used to authenticate users

24 hours

_trc_fy

FYDO EXCHANGE® 

 CI_Session

·         Used to track user activity, i.e. Pages visited and time spent on a page

90 days

__utmz

FYDO EXCHANGE® 

An_SESSION

·         Stores traffic source or campaign explaining how user reached our site

60 days

 fy_ab

FYDO EXCHANGE® 

A/B Testing

·         Used to determine if the user is part of an experiment. Experiments include showing different layouts, menus or colour schemes to different users to determine which has a better conversion rate/usability

90 days

Fy_cs

FYDO EXCHANGE® 

Cached Data

·         Used to store information about the last time data was pulled from the cache. This guarantees that the user can bypass caching mechanisms when new data is available. I.e., exchange prices

1 - 5 minutes

 

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies

You can block cookies by activating your browser settings that allows you to refuse all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 365 days of being set or updated