What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files stored in your computer or mobile phone’s internet browser (e.g Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari). They are usually used by websites to improve services for you, to find out more information about the popularity of a website and for delivering more relevant advertising.

How does London & Capital use cookies?

London & Capital use cookies for a number of purposes listed below.

1. Site performance cookies

Our website uses cookieAcceptance to indicate whether to show the cookie acceptance popup, this expires 1 year after accepting the cookie policy.

2. Social Media cookies

London & Capital has buttons across the site to help you access our content on Social Media sites including LinkedIn and Twitter. If you choose to use one or both of these buttons, the respective site will use cookies to make this work. You can find out more about how these are used on their respective privacy policies.

3. Anonymous Analytics cookies

We use Google Analytics software to monitor the number of people visiting the website, which uses a cookie to collect this information. Google Analytics only collects anonymous aggregate data, i.e. we cannot tell who you are or link data back to a specific username, and everyone’s data is shown as a whole, not individually. We use this only for statistical purposes to tell us information like how many people are new to the site or have visited before and which pages are the most popular.
Google analytics cookies expire after 2 years or when you manually delete them.

4. Other third party cookies

Sometimes functionality gets added to the site which requires a cookie to operate. These are generally used to capture referrals to third party sites or collect anonymous data. These cookies are session specific and are can be deleted manually.

Can I use London & Capital’s website without cookies?

You can access London & Capital content without using cookies by turning them off in your browser’s settings without issue.

How do I turn cookies off?

Cookies are saved to the browser, so to turn off any cookie you will have to do so for each browser you use. Usually most people have concerns about the use of cookies by third party advertising companies. These cookies will only ever collect anonymous data about a visit. We do not use any cookies that are designed to capture browsing information about a visitor outside of our own website.

Alternatively, you can turn off all cookie use within your browser by following the instructions on the below pages:

Where can I read more information?

You can read more information by visiting All About Cookies and Your Online Choices.