Cookies Policy

Cookies Policy

Regarding the Cookies Policy

This cookies policy explains what cookies are and how we use them on our website, www.​pan​cret​aban​k.​gr. You must read this policy in order to understand the types of cookies we use, the information we collect by using cookies and the use of such information. By using our website you agree that we may use cookies in accordance with said policy.

Cookies Policy

PANCRETA COOPERATIVE BANK applies a strict policy with regard to the protection of the privacy of the website visitors. This note provides you with additional information on how we use cookies each time you visit our website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text segments sent to the browser by a website, when visited by its users. They help the website store information regarding your visit, such as your language preferences and other settings. This may make your next visit easier and help you get more out of the website. Cookies play an important role. Without them, using the Internet would be a lot more complicated.

We use cookies for many reasons. For example, we use them to save your preferences with regard to safe search, to calculate the number of visitors to a page or to help you register for our services and to protect your data.

There are two categories of cookies:

  • Technical cookies: indispensable for the correct operation of a website and for the user’s browsing therein. Without them, users may not be able to display pages correctly, or to use certain services.
  • Profiling cookies: they are used for the creation of user profiles to send advertising messages according to the preferences expressed by the user during browsing.

Cookies, whether “technical” or “profiling”, may also be classified as follows:

  • “session” cookies, which are deleted as soon as the browser is shut down;
  • “persistent” cookies, which stay on the browser for a certain amount of time. Such cookies are used, for example, for the recognition of a device connected to a website, thus facilitating the user identity control procedures;
  • “first-party” cookies, which are created and controlled directly by the administrator of the website
  • “third-party” cookies, which are created and controlled by parties other than the administrator of the website

Do we use cookies?

Yes, we use certain cookies, so as to make www.​pan​cret​aban​k.​gr more functional and friendly for our users.

The Website uses “technical” cookies and, in particular, the following types:

  1. first-party cookies, session cookies or persistent cookies, necessary for browsing the Website, for internal system security and administration;
  2. third-party cookies, persistent cookies, used by the Website to send statistical information to Google Analytics, through which the Company may carry out a statistical analysis of access/visits to the Website. The cookies used serve exclusively statistical purposes and collect aggregated information. By using two types of cookies, persistent cookies and session cookies (which expire when the browser is shut down), Google Analytics also stores a register with the start and end times of the visit to the Website. You may hinder Google from collecting data through cookies and the subsequent processing of the data, by downloading and installing the browser add-on from the following address: http://tools.​google.​com/​dlpage/​gaoptout?​hl=it

You may select the cookies to which you will consent. In the case of third-party cookies, the users provide or refuse to provide their consent directly to the owner of said cookies, to whom the Company just refers: most third-party cookies on the website may be disabled by the users in their own browser or by a direct visit to the websites of their operators, by using the links mentioned in the table below. In any case, we would like to point out that disabling cookies may affect your ability to use the Website and/or to take full advantage of all available functionalities and services.

On this page you may choose which cookies to activate or deactivate during your visits to our website.

  • Functionality Cookies 

Functionality cookies are used for the correct and smooth operation of the site and allow the website to remember the user’s choices, so as to provide improved and personalized functions. This category includes cookies with information such as the user ID (encrypted), and information related to safe browsing,

  • Performance Cookies

Performance cookies are used to record information regarding the manner in which you are browsing the site. As a result, our website pages adapt to your needs and the browsing experience level remains high. These cookies are also used for useful reports, so that we may improve the site’s performance.

  • Targeted Advertising Cookies

These cookies are used to provide content that matches you and your interests. They may be used to send targeted advertising/offers, to restrict displays of advertisements, or to measure the efficacy of an advertising campaign. By selecting these cookies on our website, you may see targeted advertisements depending on your preferences and interests. Such advertisements are displayed by third parties, inside and outside of our site.

How to control and delete cookies

If you do not wish cookies to collect information, most browsing programmes have a simple procedure that allows you to refuse the use of cookies. For more information on how to manage cookies, visit the website http://​www.​all​abou​tcoo​kies.​org/​manage-​cookies/. Certain functionalities of this Website may not work properly if you refuse the use of cookies.