Cookies and Consent Collection
A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than information about how you use the Website and the Personal Information you choose to share with us (including Personal Information you automatically share with us by way of your browser settings).
We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around this Website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas such as the ‘My Account’ function. A session cookie is only stored on your computer’s hard drive for the duration of your visit (known as an ‘active session’), it is removed as soon as the active session has ended.
- Performance cookies
These cookies are used by web analytics and collect information in an anonymous form about how visitors use our website. They allow us to track site usage, page visits and monitor trends over time. The data collected is limited to managing the performance and design of this site. These cookies are third-party cookies (Google Analytics) but the information is in an anonymous form and is obtained for the exclusive use of DELFF. It is only used to improve how our Website works.
- Functionality cookies
These cookies allow us (and Investor Portal) to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. DELFF uses functional cookies to recognise you when you return to this Website, enabling us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences. The information these cookies collect is anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activities on other websites.
- Sharing cookies
These cookies allow you to interact with third party services such as LinkedIn. You will normally see a message on our Website (or Investor Portal) before we store a cookie on your computer which describes the types of cookies we use and what information they might collect. We may also use banners and pop-ups from time to time to give you options around cookies use. You can also manage cookie use via your browser settings (this will allow you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies) and your browser provider may ask you to confirm your settings.
Classification of cookies
Cookies can be classified by duration and by source
Duration: This Website uses both session and persistent cookies:
- Session cookies– a cookie that is stored temporarily and is destroyed when you close the link, specifically by closing the browser and terminating the particular ‘active session’ you are on and during which you made your visit to this Website.
- Persistent tracker cookies– a cookie that enables a website to remember you on subsequent visits, speeding up or enhancing your experience of services or functions offered. These cookies are not deleted when you close your browser and they will remain on your computer or other device unless you choose to disable them.
Cookies can be classified as first party or third-party cookies.
- First party cookies are those issued on behalf of the website visited, all other cookies are third party cookies. This website uses both first party and third party cookies.
- Other third-party cookies: this website has links to other third party websites, and the linking process may involve third party cookies being placed on your machine or other device.
If you wish to remove or block cookies set by this Website from your browser, you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website as its functionality could be impaired.
Our emails may contain a single, campaign-unique “web beacon pixel” to tell us whether our emails are opened and combined with other technology verify any clicks through to links within the email. We may use this information for purposes including determining which of our emails are more interesting to you and to query whether users who do not open our emails wish to continue receiving them. The pixel will be deleted when you delete the email. If you do not wish the pixel to be downloaded to your device, you should select to receive emails from us in plain text rather than HTML or choose not to click links that we send you or unsubscribe from the receipt of our emails. This information may be connected to your personal identity.
Monitoring and Interception of Communication
Emails and telephone calls, SMSs, communications sent through this Website and communications through third party instant messaging systems (as relevant), as between you and DELFF staff, may be monitored and, in specific circumstances, intercepted, for legal and regulatory compliance purposes; to address actual or potential HR disciplinary matters; to ensure the continuing security and integrity of DELFF’s systems, business dealings, reputation or the security and reputation of DELFF and its staff; and for all other purposes as may be required or permitted by applicable legal and regulatory obligations.