Cookies

Cookies

What is a Cookie

A cookie is a piece of data stored within the web browser on your computer by the websites you visit. Cookies are widely used to improve browsing experience and help websites function more efficiently.

From our website, Prudential and 3rd Parties will place cookies on your computer. These help the website to remember your session, allow some functionality of the website and facilitate website usage analysis. This will enable us to continually improve the website and our systems.

When you first visit our website, you will see a pop-up banner that notifies you that we use cookies and directs you to this Cookie Notice. If you continue to browse this website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies by continuing to use our website. If you do not agree to our use of cookies, you should close your browser immediately and cease using our website.

There are two types of cookies that are used by websites:

  • Session cookies - these cookies are temporarily created when you visit a website. When you leave the website all session cookies are deleted.
  • Persistent cookies - these remain on your computer for a period of time specified in the particular cookie and activate each time you visit websites that have the same cookie.

For more detailed information on cookies, including how to manage them, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/.

Cookies we use on our website

Depending on which services you use on our website we may use some or all of the cookies detailed below:

Cookie

Name

Purpose

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These cookies are used to enable some areas of the website to display correctly.
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These cookies are used to control the surveys we conduct into the use of our website. They track survey completion, progress during the survey and remember your preference if you do not wish to complete it.
FundsLibrary SessionSettingsID This cookie is used to allow the operation of the fund webpages and tools via the FundsLibrary platform, 'Fund prices, factsheets and tools'.
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These cookies are used for tracking visitor sessions and recognising returning visitors. They give us an analysis of our website usage.
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These cookies are used to store information on previous visits to our website and visitor referrals by other websites.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites please visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Yahoo yieldmanager This cookie is used for tracking visitor sessions and recognising returning visitors. They give us an analysis of our website usage.

For more information on this cookie and to opt out of being tracked by Yahoo across all websites please visit http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/uk/biz/rightmedia/details.html
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These cookies allow you to add links from our website to your social media.

For more information on this cookie please visit http://www.addthis.com/privacy
Flash Talking http://servedby.flashtalking.com/spot/ This cookie is used to track and report on performance of online ad campaigns, helping us to evaluate their effectiveness and optimise media allocation in the future. These cookies collect information in an anonymous format on pages visited by individuals exposed to online advertising activity.

For more information on this cookie please visit http://www.ghostery.com/apps/flashtalking
DoubleClick id This cookie is used to provide you with more relevant advertising across websites and limit the number of times that a given advert is shown to you.

To opt out of targeted advertising from DoubleClick across all websites please visit http://www.google.co.uk/policies/privacy/ads/
Microsoft Advertising atdmt This cookie is used to provide you with more relevant advertising across websites.

To opt out of targeted advertising from Microsoft Advertising across all websites please visit http://choice.live.com/advertisementchoice/
AudienceScience revsci This cookie is used to provide you with more relevant advertising across websites. For more information on this cookie and to opt out of targeted advertising from AudienceScience across all websites please visit http://www.audiencescience.com/privacy
SpecificMEDIA adviva This cookie is used to provide you with more relevant advertising across websites.

For more information on this cookie and to opt out of targeted advertising from SpecificMEDIA across all websites please visit http://www.specificmedia.co.uk/privacy

How to control and remove cookies

If you decide to restrict or remove the cookies which are set by our website, or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser can tell you how. Please be aware that restricting cookies may limit website functionality and adversely impact your browsing experience on our website.

For more information on how to control cookies on different browsers, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/

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.

Changes to this privacy notice

We keep our cookie notice under regular review. This cookie notice was last updated May 2015.

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