Santander Trade Cookies Policy

Last update 10/12/2021

1. Responsible entity

By means of this notice Banco Santander S.A., an entity registered with the Bank of Spain under registration number 0049, with registered office in Santander, Paseo de Pereda, 9-12, with tax number (CIF) A-39000013 and registered in the Mercantile Registry of Santander, Page 286, Folio 64, Book 5 of Companies, Entry 1, The owner of this website (hereinafter the “Bank” or the “Website Holder ”) informs the users of the website (hereinafter the “Portal”) about its Cookie Policy, In order for them to be aware of the cookies that will be used during their navigation through the Portal and to be able to give their consent to them.

This Cookie Policy (hereinafter referred to as the “Cookie Policy”) is supplemented by the Privacy Policy of this website.

2. Concept of cookies

Cookies are files that are downloaded and stored on the computer of the user who is browsing the Internet and which, in particular, contain a number that allows the user's computer to be uniquely identified, even if the user changes its location or IP address.

Cookies are installed during Internet navigation, either by the websites visited by the user or by third parties to which the website relates, and allow the user to know their activity on the same site or on other sites to which the website relates; For example: the location from which it accesses, the connection time, the device from which it accesses (wired or mobile), the operating system and the browser used, the most visited pages, the number of click-outs made and data regarding the user's behavior on the Internet.

The website is accessible without the need for cookies to be enabled, but their deactivation may prevent the proper functioning of the website. If the user decides not to send cookies to our systems, they may “disable” cookies from their browser by removing them from their browsing history (cache) when the visit ends.

3. Authorization for the use of cookies

In accordance with the cookies notice in the bottom of the website, the user or visitor of the website agrees that by clicking on the accept button or by navigating through it, expressly consent to the use of cookies as described below, except to the extent that you have modified your browser's settings to refuse to use them.

4. Types of cookies used in the Portal

The user navigating the Portal may find cookies inserted directly by the Website Holder as detailed in the following section:

4.1. Strictly necessary cookies inserted by the Holder

The Website Holder uses strictly necessary cookies which serve to facilitate the correct navigation on the Portal, as well as to ensure that the content of these cookies is loaded effectively.

In addition, personalization cookies are also used to collect statistical data on user activity on the website and thus to improve the services provided to users by analyzing navigation habits.

Following the guidelines of the Spanish Data Protection Agency, the use of cookies made by the Portal site is detailed below.

The following are the cookies that we use when a user enters the Portal, for their purposes:

Cookie Category Type Duration Company Purpose
cookie_acceptance Necessary 1st party 6 months Export Entreprises SA doing business as eexpand To store your cookies management preferences
SFSESSID Necessary 1st party session Export Entreprises SA doing business as eexpand To keep your access rights for the duration of the session
countryIso3166 Preferences 1st party 6 months Export Entreprises SA doing business as eexpand To maintain your country of origin from one session to the other
languageIso639-1 Preferences 1st party 6 months Export Entreprises SA doing business as eexpand To maintain your preferred language of navigation from one session to the other

4.2. Third-party cookies

The different types of third-party cookies that can be downloaded to your computer when using the Portal and which are sent to your computer or terminal by a domain or computer managed by a third party other than the Web Holder are detailed below:

  • Analysis cookies: These are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of users on the Portal. The information collected by this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the Portal and for the preparation of navigation profiles of the users of the Portal, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage data.
  • Advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, as efficiently as possible, of the advertising spaces of the Portal.
  • Behavioral advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, as effectively as possible, of the advertising spaces that the Website Holder has included in the Portal. These cookies store information on users' behavior obtained through continuous observation of their navigation habits, allowing a specific profile to be developed to display advertising on a per-user basis.
  • Social media cookies: The Website Holder uses Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus cookies to enable the user to share web content on the social media.

The following table provides more detailed information on these:

Cookie Category Type Duration Company Purpose
Google Recaptcha Necessary 3rd party 2 years Google To protect our site against spam enquiries and abuse on contact and registration forms
Google Analytics Insights 3rd party 2 years Google To generate metrics of Website usage with Google Analytics

5. Withdrawing authorization for the use of cookies and browser settings

Once the cookies have been installed, the user may at any time choose to revoke their consent and remove them by accessing "Your cookies preferences". To do so, you can also use the content and privacy settings available in the browser you are using during web browsing. Thus, depending on the type of browser the user uses, the procedure for revoking and deleting cookies could be, by way of illustration, one of the following:

6. Additional notes

A web browser is the tool in charge of storing cookies and from this place it must exercise its right to remove or disable cookies.

The Website Holder is not responsible for the fact that the deactivation of cookies prevents or hinders the proper functioning of the Website, nor can it guarantee the correct or incorrect manipulation of cookies by the aforementioned web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based web-based

In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget its decision not to accept them.

7. Update of the Cookie and Contact Policy

This Cookie Policy may vary depending on the cookies used.

The Website Holder recommends that you review this policy each time you access our website in order to be adequately informed about how and why we use cookies and to be aware of any changes in the type of data collected.

If the user wishes to ask any questions about the Portal's Cookie Policy, or to revoke the consent provided in advance, the holder may be contacted at the following address: stating in the subject matter “Cookie Policy”.

The original version of this document is in Spanish and can be consulted selecting the Spanish version (es).