Introduction

This policy refers to the use of Cookies when users visit the website of Alpha Trust Mutual Fund and Alternative Investment Fund Management S.A. (“Alpha Trust”), https://www.alphatrust.gr/.

The Company's website uses Cookies to optimize the website use, as well as to adapt to the users’ interests and needs.

By browsing the website, the user accepts the use of cookies according to this policy, which is an expansion of the banner for the use of cookies, which appears when user login in the Company's website home page, for first time.

Cookies are small text files stored on the user’s computer or other devices (smartphones/tablets) when browsing the website, so that the website can recognize the user the next time visit the website.

Types of cookies

  1. Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
  2. Performance Cookies: These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.
  3. Functional Cookies: These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
  4. Targeting Cookies: These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

The Company's website uses the following types of Cookies installed on the user's device when visiting/browsing on https://www.alphatrust.gr/ :

Provider

Cookie

Type of Cookie

Purpose

Expiration Day

www.alphatrust.gr

wordpress_test_cookie

1

Used on sites built with Wordpress.  Tests whether or not the browser has cookies enabled

SESSION

www.alphatrust.gr

OptanonAlertBoxClosed

1

This cookie is set by websites using certain versions of the cookie law compliance solution from OneTrust.  It is set after visitors have seen a cookie information notice and in some cases only when they actively close the notice down.  It enables the website not to show the message more than once to a user.  The cookie has a one year lifespan and contains no personal information.

365 days

www.alphatrust.gr

OptanonConsent

1

This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. This enables site owners to prevent cookies in each category from being set in the users browser, when consent is not given. The cookie has a normal lifespan of one year, so that returning visitors to the site will have their preferences remembered. It contains no information that can identify the site visitor.

365 days

www.alphatrust.gr

PHPSESSID

1

Cookie generated by applications based on the PHP language.  This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables. It is normally a random generated number, how it is used can be specific to the site, but a good example is maintaining a logged-in status for a user between pages.

SESSION

datatables.net

__cfduid

1

This host is controlled by DataTables, an add-on to the jQuery library to help create and manage advanced tables.

30 days

alphatrust.gr

_gat_UA-126401736-1

2

This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.

PERSISTENT

alphatrust.gr

_gat_UA-30350524-1

2

This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.

PERSISTENT

alphatrust.gr

_gid

2

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google.  It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited.

1 year

alphatrust.gr

_ga

2

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.  By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners.

730 days

www.alphatrust.gr

_hjIncludedInSample

2

This cookie is associated with web analytics functionality and services from Hot Jar, a Malta based company. It uniquely identifies a visitor during a single browser session and indicates they are included in an audience sample.

SESSION

alphatrust.gr

_hjid

2

Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the random user ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID.

356 days

www.alphatrust.gr

pll_language

3

This cookie name is associated with the Polylang plug-in for WordPress powered websites. it stores a language preference for the visitor to support multi-lingual websites. When set as a persistent cookie, or with the default lifespan of 1 year, it has to e considered Functional rather than strictly necessary.

365 days

www.alphatrust.gr

nQ_visitId

3

This cookie is an analytics tool to help uniquely identify a visitor.

365 days

www.alphatrust.gr

__atuvc

3

This cookie  is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms. It stores an updated page share count.

394 days

www.alphatrust.gr

__atuvs

3

This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms. This is believed to be a new cookie from AddThis which is not yet documented, but has been categorised on the assumption it serves a similar purpose to other cookies set by the service.

PERSISTENT

www.alphatrust.gr

nQ_cookieId

3

This cookie is an analytics cook to help identify potential B2B customers and uniquely identifies their session.

365 days

www.alphatrust.gr

aw

4

Used to attribute commission to affiliates when you arrive at the website from an affiliate referral link. It is set when you click on one of our links and used to let the advertiser and us know the website from which you came.

365 days

gr

_fbp

4

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers

90 days

alphatrust.gr

_fbp

4

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers

90 days

alphatrust.gr

_gat_gtag_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

4

Google Analytics

PERSISTENT

doubleclick.net

test_cookie

4

This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange

PERSISTENT

facebook.com

fr

4

Contains browser and user unique ID combinaton, used for targeted advertising.

90 days

www.facebook.com

 

4

This domain is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service.  As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites.  This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services.  In 2014 it also started serving up behaviourally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

SESSION

s7.addthis.com

__atuvs

4

This domain is owned by Addthis. The main business activity is: AddThis provides web widgets that site owners embed into their pages or other content, to enable visitors to create and share links to the content across social networks. They also make use of the data collected to provide advertisers and marketers with profile information for targeted, behavioural advertising.

PERSISTENT

addthis.com

loc

4

Stores the visitors geolocation to record location of sharer

394 days

addthis.com

uvc

4

Tracks how often a user interacts with AddThis

394 days

doubleclick.net

IDE

4

This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange

390 days

s7.addthis.com

__atrfs

4

This domain is owned by Addthis. The main business activity is: AddThis provides web widgets that site owners embed into their pages or other content, to enable visitors to create and share links to the content across social networks. They also make use of the data collected to provide advertisers and marketers with profile information for targeted, behavioural advertising.

PERSISTENT

s7.addthis.com

__atuvc

4

This domain is owned by Addthis. The main business activity is: AddThis provides web widgets that site owners embed into their pages or other content, to enable visitors to create and share links to the content across social networks. They also make use of the data collected to provide advertisers and marketers with profile information for targeted, behavioural advertising.

394 days

addthis.com

xtc

4

This domain is owned by AddThis. AddThis provides web widgets that site owners embed into their pages or other content to enable visitors to create and share links to the content across social networks. They also make use of the data collected to provide advertisers and marketers with profile information for targeted behavioral advertising.

394 days

Types of Cookies: 1: Strictly Necessary 2: Performance 3: Functional 4: Targeting

Disable Cookies

You can disable Cookies by changing the relevant settings on your browser. However, the website may not function properly, if all cookies are disabled. If you only disable third-party cookies, you will not be prevented from browsing the website.
Select your browser type and click the relevant link, to get more information on how to disable and delete cookies:
Mozilla: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
Microsoft: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
Google: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en
Safari: https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac
Opera: https://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/
For other browsers not listed here, please contact the provider of this program, otherwise look for the "help" feature at the specific browser.

Information about Cookies

In case you need more information about Cookies, how to use them, as well as how they apply to the use of your personal data, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Note: The present Cookies Policy was reviewed on October 19th, 2018