Cookie Policy

When this policy mentions “Holden Partners”, “we”, “us”, “our” all of those terms refer to PETER R.T. HOLDEN & PARTNERS LLP (company number: OC318393) with registered offices located at The Piano Works, 117 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3BX.

What is a “cookie”?

This website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

When you visit our website for the first time, a cookie is automatically stored on your computer. This “cookie” stores information about how our website is used. The information gathered about website usage is never used to track individual user, to identify them or to profile them for marketing purposes.

The main objective of cookies is to provide us with data that we can use to improve our website in order to provide you with a better service.

Legislation and cookies

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), website administrators are required to:

  • Tell people the cookies are there
  • Explain why the cookies are in use and what they are doing
  • Get the person’s consent to store a cookie on their device

What cookies are in use on this website?

  • Preference cookies: this type of cookies remember user preferences. The main purpose of those cookies is to remember any user preferences that was set such as text size and font style or set language.
  • Session cookies, includes the pages and sections of the website that are being visited. The main purpose of those cookies is to understand how our website is being used, what pages are visited and the geographical locations of the users.
  • Analytics cookies: this type of cookies is used by Google to understand how internet website are used. The main purpose of those cookies is to compile an analytical report to have a set of statistics about their usage.
  • Advertising cookies: this type of cookies is used to customise ads on Google.
  • Third party cookies: this type of cookies is used by third parties when a service is provided on a website. The main purpose of those cookies in the case of this website is to provide video content (Vimeo video platform).
  • Session cookies are present on the website. These cookies are used to collect information about how the website is used, what pages are visited, the geographical location of the visitors. The data collected does not contain any personal information, all the data is anonymous.
  • Any cookies that may be used by this website are used either solely or on a per session basis or to maintain user preferences.

What information is gathered?

All the information generated by your website usage is transmitted to Google. This information is only used to evaluate your use of the website and compile an analytical report. The data processed is anonymous, there are no personally identifiable information.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website will be transmitted to and stored by Google. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

Consent for cookies

When you visit our website, a pop up window appears and it will give you all the information with regards to cookies in use on our webpage. You will be asked to give your clear affirmative consent by ticking the box.

How to opt out?

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit the following link. All the information required to opt out of Google Analytics are detailed http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

How to delete the cookies that are stored on your machine?

If you want to delete the cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. You can also access them through your internet browser.

Mobile devices users

The same cookie policy applies to users who are browsing the website using a mobile device. The term “mobile devices” can refer to portable phones, tablets and other types of portable computers.

Additional information about cookies

Please refer to the ICO’s following page for more information about cookie policies: https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-pecr/cookies-and-similar-technologies/

Please refer to the following page for general information about cookies and guidance on how to delete cookies that are stored on your machine: https://www.aboutcookies.org/

Please refer to the following page for more information about Google Analytics: https://www.google.com/analytics/#?modal_active=none