In this Cookies policy, “MET”, “we”, “us” and “our” shall mean of “MET Holding AG and its subsidiaries”.
Apart from information you provide to us knowingly, we use tracking technologies (“cookies”) to gather information about the use of our website.
By using MET’s website, you approve cookies being used and stored on your computer/device.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files containing small amounts of data about what you do when you visit a website, which are placed on your computer by the websites you visit. They are widely used to make websites work, or work more effectively, and to provide information to website owners. The usage of cookies is today standard on most websites.

Does any other party use the information gathered via cookies from MET’s website?

Our website may include services provided by third parties. These third parties may also use cookies (likely to be analytical/performance cookies), over which we have no control.

Cookies on MET’s website

1. Necessary session cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies. (i.e. those cookies which are generated on the computer when visiting website)

Name

Purpose

Type of storage*

Storage time*

Cookie creation

Session cookie

Storing information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user

Locally on the computer/endpoint which is used to browse the website

as long as the cookies are not deleted from the computer/endpoint

When the cookie policy is accepted

Not stored

When the website is accessed

 

 

 

*Storing details (including the fact whether cookies are stored or not) depends on the browser and device applied by the user

2. Analytical cookies

Sent to

Purpose

Feature

Storage time

Google Analytics

Analysis supporting cookies for web statistics which is used by the website operator

Analytical cookies do not identify the user him/herself by assigning a randomly generated number as the customer’s ID. Only provides information on the

  • length of visiting given webpage,
  • used internet provider and
  • approximate location (e.g. country and city)

The currently applicable storage times and other useful information are to be found here






How do I block cookies in my browser?

You can change the settings of your browser if you do not want to accept cookies. This automatically disables the storage of cookies or informs you each time a website requests to store a cookie.
However, you can not disable the necessary cookies, because it is saved on your endpoint automatically when visiting any website.
Should you not want us to use cookies, you may activate the respective settings in your browser. For opting-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, you may consider switching off the Google Analytics cookies when accepting the cookie policy.

How can I check which cookies have been stored, and delete installed cookies?

You can check and delete previously stored cookies in your browser. See your browser’s help section for more information.

Recipient of the data transfer as a Data Processor:

Name of Data Processor: Across Média Ltd. (Head office: 1071 Budapest, Városligeti fasor 47-49., Trade Registry No.: 01 09 978937, Tax number: 14253287-2-42)

What are the consequences for me as a user if I reject cookies?

Statistics about your behaviour on the website are not saved.

Are cookies hazardous?

No, cookies are not hazardous.

Privacy Statement: For more information about how MET manages personal data, read our Privacy Statement at https://group.met.com/privacy-statement.