What are cookies and why are they used?
A cookie is a short string of text that is sent to your browser and possibly saved on your terminal or mobile device every time you visit a site. Cookies are used for various purposes: for example, to offer the user a fast and secure digital experience, to allow the user to maintain a connection to the protected area while browsing through the pages of the site, to identify the pages of the site you have visited and to prevent them from being repeated.
The cookies stored on your computer cannot be used to retrieve any data from your hard disk, transmit computer viruses or identify and use your e-mail address.
Each cookie is unique to the browser and device you use to access the site.
Some of the functions performed by cookies may also be delegated to other technologies, the term 'cookies' in this document refers to cookies and similar technologies. Types of cookies used on the site Necessary cookies These cookies are essential for browsing the site; they allow functions such as authentication, validation, management of a browsing session and fraud prevention. Functional Cookies These cookies provide additional functionality and allow us to track your choices, such as language selection or font size. Performance cookies These cookies keep track of the pages you visit most frequently and your activity on the site. They also allow the immediate identification and resolution of any technical issues you may encounter whilst browsing the site. The information these cookies store is aggregated and anonymous and they are not used to collect your personal information for advertising purposes.
This website uses Google Analytics, a statistics and analysis service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses "cookies", http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cookie.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Managing your Cookie preferences
You can set and manage your cookie preferences through the site and/or through your browser settings.