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We use several types of cookies on our websites.
These technical informatoin can tell us for example which sections of the website you have clicked on or your last visited site etc. These cookies help us to analyze and improve our websites in terms of content, performance and design. If you disable these cookies, we cannot guarantee the flawless operation of our websites.
These files create the basis for the operation of our websites and enable the use of basic functions as for example secured areas or online payments. Essential cookies are for ex. remembering the login, enabling the access to the secured areas without having to sign in again, pre-filling the forms etc. Without these cookies we cannot provide the basic services on our websites. In case you disable these cookies, we cannot guarantee the flawless operation of the sites.
Functionality cookie files are not necessary, but they help to improve functioning of our websites. For example the content layout etc., so that you don't have to set it again. By using these cookies we try to find out whether you have already been offered a certain service or we provide the information from your current location, in case you agree with sharing these information. Although using these cookies depends on your setting, by disabling them you could lose some of our provided services.
Ad-tracking cookie files can be used on our websites in order to display content of advertisements, that are tailored to your interests. These cookies can gather the information about your browsing habits on our websites. They can be used to identify your repeated visit of any of our websites, that is part of our network. This way we can provide on our websites the content of advertisements, which are more relevant for you and help us to target our marketing communication more effectively, but also to limit the number of advertisement displays and to measure the efficiency of advertising campaigns.