Updated 25 May 2018

Information we collect 

Information we collect automatically: When you visit our Website, we may collect certain information automatically from your device. In some countries, including countries in the European Economic Area, this information may be considered personal information under applicable data protection laws. Such automatically collected information may include your IP address, device type, browser-type, broad geographic location (e.g., country) and/or other technical information. We may also collect information about how your device has interacted with our Website, including the pages or content accessed and links clicked.

Collecting this information enables us to better understand the visitors who come to our Website, where they come from, and what Website content is of interest to them. We use this information for our internal analytics purposes and to improve the quality and relevance of our Website to our visitors.

This information is collected using cookies, as explained under the heading “Indirect data collection and cookies” below.

Indirect data collection and cookies

Signium collects information that does not reveal your specific identity. The Signium Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your computer by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

We only collect "session" cookies, which are not usually stored after your browsing session has ended. These are used to establish your approximate location and to serve up the website in an appropriate language.

The Cookies on our website are generally divided into:

  • Necessary Cookies: Cookies that are necessary to operate our website, such as maintain the security of the website. These are session Cookies that are erased when you close your browser.
  • Analytical/Performance Cookies: Cookies that allow us to recognize and count the number of people who visit our website and understand how such visitors navigate through our website. This helps to improve how our website works, by ensuring that visitors can easily find what they are looking for on our website. These Cookies are session cookies which are erased when you close your browser.
  • Functional Cookies: Cookies that improve the functional performance of our website and make it easier for you to use, including that you have previously visited our website in order to maintain your language preferences. These Cookies qualify as persistent Cookies, because they remain on your device so we can provide the same experience during your next visit to our website.

Cookie choices

You can review your Internet browser settings, typically under "Help" or "Internet Options" for options you have to block certain Cookies. Please visit the following specific links for additional information and choices on certain Cookies:

You may delete and block all cookies, or just certain types of cookies, via your browser settings. However, if you disable cookies, your experience on the Site may be diminished and some features may not work as intended.

Social Media Widgets: Our Website includes social media features, such as social media widgets that link to a social media website or allow you to share website content. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our Website, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.