Turkish Bank UK Cookie Policy – June 2020

This Cookie Policy explains which and for which purposes cookies are used by Turkish Bank UK when using turkishbank.co.uk.


1 Cookies – What and why?

Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive or in your browser memory. When using www.turkishbank.co.uk, it enables Turkish Bank UK to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time. You do not have to keep re-entering these whenever you return to the site or browse from one page to another. For www.turkishbank.co.uk, Turkish Bank UK mainly uses the following cookies:

‘Strictly necessary’ cookies: these are essential for you in order to be able to use www.turkishbank.co.uk;

Functionality cookies: these are used to provide you with the requested services and to remember your settings to improve your use of www.turkishbank.co.uk;

Third party analytics cookies: these are set by a third party that does not operate www.turkishbank.co.uk  in order to collect statistics on the use of www.turkishbank.co.uk (e.g. to estimate the number of unique visitors, to detect the most preeminent search engine key words that lead to a certain webpage or to track down website navigation uses).

2 Cookies used on www.turkishbank.co.uk

Below, you find a list of all cookies used by Turkish Bank UK Ltd on www.turkishbank.co.uk. By using www.turkishbank.co.uk and accepting the turkishbank.co.uk Cookie Policy by means of the “Accept Cookies” button in the cookie banner, you agree that these and other 3rd party cookies are stored on your computer’s hard drive or in your browser memory for the duration indicated in the list.

Cookie/ interceptor Purposes Type
_eucookie Set when you click on “Accept” in the cookie banner to avoid showing this on every page and visit Functionality cookie
_ga Used to distinguish users. Third party cookie (Google Analytics)
_gat Used to throttle request rate. Third party cookie (Google Analytics)

3 Deleting or blocking cookies

For more information on how to manage, including how to control or delete, cookies , please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

To provide users with the ability to prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics, Google Analytics has additionally developed the “Google Analytics opt out browser add-on” for the Google Analytics JavaScript. If you want to opt out, you need to download and install the add-on for your web browser via https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout and follow further the instructions provided by Google Analytics.

You can thus delete or block all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

4 Miscellaneous

www.turkishbank.co.uk contains links to other websites not owned or operated by Turkish Bank UK. Turkish Bank UK is not responsible for the cookie practices of these websites.

This Turkish Bank UK Cookie Policy will at a minimum be updated each year and without prior notice to you. Turkish Bank UK will indicate at the top of this Turkish Bank UK Cookie Policy when it was most recently updated.

For a detailed description on the processing of your data via www.turkishbank.co.uk and your data protection rights, please consult the Turkish Bank UK Privacy Statement. Please address any other questions by e-mail to DPO@turkishbank.co.uk