cookie policy

Bofin Tech Services Limited, with its registered address at Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, England, EC1V 2NX (Bofin, we, us, our) operates an electronic commerce platform for financial products and services.

This Cookie Policy sets out all relevant information regarding the use of cookies, web beacons and similar technologies (altogether Cookies) in connection to Bofin’s websites, applications, portals and services (altogether the Services). 

This Cookie Policy is to be read in conjunction with our Privacy Notice.

  1. What Are Cookies?

A Cookie is a small piece of information saved by a website on your device.  Some Cookies will only be stored for as long as your browser is active (session Cookies), whereas other Cookies will be stored on your device for a longer period (persistent Cookies).  Most browsers are set to automatically accept Cookies.  However, it is possible to configure your browser settings to notify you every time a Cookie is created, or to prevent their registration (see 4. How Can I Disable Cookies?).

  1. Types of Cookies

Bofin may use various types of Cookies, as outlined below. 

Essential Cookies are required for the provision of the Services. These Cookies cannot be disabled as they provide the necessary functionality to ensure proper performance and security.  This includes technologies that allow you to access our Services, prevent fraudulent activity and improve security, or that allow you to make use of our functions such as keeping track of items stored in your shopping basket;

Statistics Cookies track the use of our Services, such as which items are viewed and which links are clicked, so as to generate statistical reports and technically enhance our Services;

Functional Cookies contribute to the proper and effective functioning of our websites by remembering choices you made in the past, like what language you prefer, what region you are located in, what your user name and password are; and

Marketing Cookies allow us to present you with tailored-made offers and advertisements when you use our Services.

Cookies that are used by us are called first party Cookies.  Approved third parties may also set Cookies when you interact with our Services (third Party Cookies).  Third parties include search engines, providers of measurement and analytical services, social media networks, and advertising companies

Third parties may also use Cookies to provide you with advertisements that are more relevant to you, and to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements.

Session Cookies expire as soon as you close your browser.  The validity and expiration periods of persistent Cookies may vary depending on the lifetime set by Bofin or, as the case may be, the third party provider.  Please see the table below for detailed information for each Cookie.

  1. Our Cookies

Below you can find an overview of the Cookies that we and approved third parties use, what they are used for, and for how long they are stored on your device. 

Name

Purpose

Cookie type and duration

ARRAffinity

Distributes traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response time

First party Cookie

Session Cookie, deleted after you quit your browser

Facebook Ads

Allows Bofin to see our customer base and who has showed interest.

Second – Party Cookie, data held for 180 days, then deleted.

Google Analytics

Allows Bofin to keep track of who and how many people visit our website from Google.

Second – Party Cookie, data held for 7 days, then deleted.

LinkedIn Insight

Let’s Bofin know how our ad Campaigns are doing on LinkedIn and how many users interact with them

Second – Party Cookie, data held for 180 days, then deleted.

 

  1. Contact Details Data Controller

For any questions with regard to this Cookie Policy, please contact support@bofin.com .

Bofin Tech Services Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales (No. 11281283) Registered Address: Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, England, EC1V 2NX
All financial products and services available on the Bofin app are provided to you directly by financial institutions in accordance with their regulatory obligations.

The Proto, Meliora and Raris Accounts are operated by AF Payments Limited, which is Authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority as an Authorised Electronic Money Institution (FRN 900440). Registered in England and Wales with Company Number 09356276. Registered Office address, 33 Lowndes Street, Knightsbridge, London SW1X 9HX, England. The Proto, Meliora and Raris Mastercard cards are issued by AF Payments Limited pursuant to a license by Mastercard International. Mastercard and the Mastercard brand mark are registered trademarks of Mastercard International.