Cookies information

Managing cookies on your device

We use cookies to personalize content and to provide you with an improved user experience. By using this website or application you consent to the deployment of cookies. You can control and manage cookies using your browser (see below). Please note that removing or blocking cookies can impact your user experience and some functionality may no longer be available.

Using your browser to control cookies

Most browsers allow you to view, manage, delete and block cookies for a website. Be aware that if you delete all cookies then any preferences you have set will be lost, including the ability to opt-out from cookies as this function itself requires placement of an opt out cookie on your device. Guidance on how to control cookies for common browsers is linked below.

You can obtain additional information on the CNIL website:
https://www.cnil.fr/fr/cookies-les-outils-pour-les-maitriser

Managing Analytics cookies

You can opt-out of having your anonymised browsing history within our websites or applications recorded by analytics cookies. We use the following service providers and you can learn more about their privacy policies and how to opt-out of their analytics cookies by clicking on following links:

Types of cookies

  • Session cookies: these cookies remain in your browser during your browser session only, i.e. until you leave the website.
  • Persistent cookies: these cookies remain in your browser for a set period of time after the browser session (unless deleted by you).

Categories of cookies

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are fundamental to website functionality and cannot be switched off without blocking features on the site. They are usually set in response to your actions on the site, such as filling in forms, setting preferences, or logging in.
  • Performance Cookies: These cookies allow us to gather analytics to improve the performance and functionality of our site. These analytics can include measurements on the popularity of a page, common patterns of how people browse around the site, and how frequently a certain feature is used.  We usually aggregate the data for review but in some cases we may collect information on content you have viewed in order to understand what interests you most.
  • Customization cookies: These cookies help us to understand how effective our marketing campaigns are, and enhance your online experiences with PwC with customization.
  • Advertising cookies: PwC may present ads to you on sites that are not owned or operated by PwC to promote PwC services, articles or events. The cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you and your interests. They also perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously re-appearing. These advertisements are solely intended to make you aware of relevant PwC promotions. PwC does not sell your data to any third parties. Please see our privacy policy for more details.

Cookies on this site

Adobe Analytics

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

AMCV_###@AdobeOrg

This cookie is used to identify a unique visitor. It is set using JavaScript to store a unique visitor ID in an AMCV_###@AdobeOrg cookie on the domain of the current website, where ### represents a random string of characters.

First-party, Persistent

2 years from set/update

AMCVS_###@AdobeOrg

This cookie is used to identify a unique visitor. It is set using JavaScript to store a unique visitor ID in an AMCVS_###@AdobeOrg cookie on the domain of the current website, where ### represents a random string of characters.

First-party, Session

Until end of the session

gpv

This cookie is set by Adobe Analytics to store the quantity of pages the end user views when visiting websites.

First-party, Persistent

30 minutes from set/update

s_cc

This cookie determines whether cookies are enabled in your browser.

First-party, Session

Until end of the session

s_fid

This cookie is a "fallback" visitor identifier where the s_vi cookie normally used for this purpose is blocked. It contains a randomly generated, unique id.

First-party, Persistent

5 years from set/update

s_nr

This cookie stores the date of visit and if visitor is new or returning.

First-party, Persistent

1 year from set/update

s_ppv

Stores information on the percentage of the page displayed.

First-party, Session

Until end of the session

s_ppvl

This cookie is set by Adobe Analytics to store information on the percentage of the page displayed to the end user.

First-party, Session

Until end of the session

s_sq

This stores information about the previous link clicked within the site.

First-party, Session

Until end of the session

s_vi

This cookie stores the visitor ID provided by our analytics provider whenever a user first visits the site.

Third-party, Persistent

2 years from set/update

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Adobe Audience Manager

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

demdex

This domain is owned by Adobe - Audience Manager. The main business activity is: Online profiling for targeted marketing This cookie helps Adobe Audience Manger perform basic functions such as visitor identification, ID synchronization, segmentation, modeling, reporting, etc.

Third-party, Persistent

6 months

dextp

Records last time a data synchronization call was performed.

Third-party, Persistent

6 months

dpm

This domain is owned by Adobe Audience Manager. The main business activity is online profiling for targeted marketing.

Third-party, Persistent

6 months




 

 

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Adobe Target

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

mbox

Gives website operators the ability to test which online content and offers are more relevant to visitors.

First-party, Persistent

2 years

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Akamai

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

_abck

Security cookie used by Akamai bot Manager for bot filtering and routing.

First-party, Persistent

1 year

ak_bmsc

Security cookie used by Akamai bot Manager for bot filtering and routing.

First-party, Persistent

2 hours

bm_sz

Security cookie used by Akamai bot Manager for bot filtering and routing.

First-party, Persistent

4 hours

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Demandbase

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

dmdbase_cdc

This cookie is used to pass only the company name and firmographic attributes of a site visitor into analytics based on the source IP address. It is set using JavaScript.

First-party Session

30 minutes from set/update

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doubleclick.net

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

IDE

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

Third-party, Persistent

13 months

test_cookie

Test for cookie setting permissions in user's browser.

Third-party, Persistent

1 day

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everesttech.net

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

ev_sync_dd

This cookie is set by Adobe. Used to link anonymous analytics data into a visitor profile and help provide a personalised experience through the website, marketing and advertising.

Third-party, Persistent

1 month

everest_g_v2

This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.

Third-party, Persistent

2 years

everest_session_v2

This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.

Third-party, Session

Session

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Facebook

Name Purpose Type Duration
_fbp Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers First-party, Persistent 3 months
act Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Session Until end of the session.
c_user Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy Third-party, Persistent 1 hour
datr Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy . Third-party, Persistent 2 years
fbm_[id] Cookie managing the Facebook Connect feature. Third-party, Persistent 1 year
fbsr_[id] Cookie managing the Facebook Connect feature. Third-party, Persistent 1 hour 30 minutes
fr Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Persistent 3 months
locale Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Persistent 7 days
presence Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Session Session
sb Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Persistent 2 years
spin Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Persistent 1 day
wd Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Persistent 7 days
xs Facebook ad statistics cookie. For more information, please refer to Facebook's Cookie Usage Policy. Third-party, Persistent 3 months

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Google

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

__utma

This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits the website, a new __utma cookie is written with a different unique ID. In most cases, this cookie is used to determine unique visitors to pwc.com and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.

First-party, Persistent

13 months

__utmb

This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with pwc.com. When a user views a page on pwc.com, the Google Analytics code attempts to update this cookie. If it does not find the cookie, a new one is written and a new session is established. Each time a user visits a different page on pwc.com; this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes, thus continuing a single session for as long as user activity continues within 30-minute intervals. This cookie expires when a user pauses on a page on pwc.com for longer than 30 minutes.

First-party, Persistent

30 minutes from set/update

__utmc

Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether or not to establish a new session for the user. For backwards compatibility purposes with sites still using the urchin.js tracking code, this cookie will continue to be written and will expire when the user exits the browser.

First-party, Session

Until end of the session.

__utmt

This cookie is set by Google Analytics. According to their documentation it is used to throttle the request rate for the service - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.

First-party, Persistent

10 minutes

__utmv

This is an optional addtional cookie set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance. This cookie is used when site owners create custom visitor-level variables for customising what can be measured. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. It has a default lifespan of two years, although this can be customised by site owners.

First-party, Persistent

13 months

__utmx

This cookie is associated with Google Website Optimizer, a tool designed to help site owners improve their wbesites. It is used to distinguish between two varaitions a webpage that might be shown to a visitor as part of an A/B split test. This helps site owners to detemine which version of a page performs better, and therefore helps to improve the website.

First-party, Persistent

13 months

__utmxx

This cookie is associated with Google Website Optimizer, a tool designed to help site owners improve their wbesites. It is used to distinguish between two varaitions a webpage that might be shown to a visitor as part of an A/B split test. This helps site owners to detemine which version of a page performs better, and therefore helps to improve the website.

First-party, Persistent

13 months

__utmz

This cookie stores the type of referral used by the visitor to reach pwc.com, whether via a direct method, a referring link, a website search, or a campaign such as an ad or an email link. It is used to calculate search engine traffic, ad campaigns and page navigation within pwc.com. The cookie is updated with each page view to pwc.com

First-party, Persistent

6 months from set/update

_ga

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.

First-party, Persistent

13 months

_gac_<property-id>

Google Analytics writes campaign information to the cookie _gac when a user opens a page on the site by using an URL corresponding to an AdWords campaign.

First-party, Persistent

90 days

_gaexp

Used to determine a user's inclusion in an experiment and the expiry of experiments a user has been included in.

First-party, Persistent

Depends on the duration of the experiment.

_gat

This cookie is used to reduce the rate of requests, to limit data collection on high traffic websites.

First-party, Persistent

10 minutes

_gid

This cookie stores a unique user session identifier used to distinguish users.

First-party, Persistent

24 hours

_opt_awcid

Used for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Customer IDs.

First-party, Persistent

24 hours

_opt_awgid

Used for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Ad Group IDs

First-party, Persistent

24 hours

_opt_awkid

Used for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Criterion IDs

First-party, Persistent

24 hours

_opt_awmid

Used for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Campaign IDs.

First-party, Persistent

24 hours

_opt_utmc

Stores the last utm_campaign query parameter.

First-party, Persistent

24 hours

AMP_TOKEN

This cookie contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.

First-party, Persistent

30 secondes to 1 year

NID

Cookie used for Google services, including location in Google Map.

Third-party, Persistent

6 months

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Incapsula

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

incap_ses_###

This cookie is set to allow a visitor to receive site content from one out of multiple servers as the visitor browses the site. This allows the visitor’s session to be maintained.

Third-party, session

Session

nlbi_###

Incapsula DDoS Protection and Web Application Firewall: Load balancing cookie. To ensure requests by a client are sent to the same origin server.

Third-party, session

Session

visid_incap_###

This cookie is from the incapsula CDN and helps us with reliability, security and the performance of our site.

Third-party, session

1 year

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LinkedIn

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

bcookie

This cookie is used by LinkedIn to identify the browser ID. It is set from the LinkedIn share buttons and ad tags. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.

Third-party, Persistent

2 years

bscookie

This cookie is used by LinkedIn to identify the secure browser ID. It is set from the LinkedIn share buttons and ad tags. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Persistent

2 years

lang

Sets default locale/language. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Session

Until end of the session.

lidc

Used for routing. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Persistent

1 day

lissc

Please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Persistent

1 year

UserMatchHistory

LinkedIn Ads ID syncing. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Persistent

30 days

li_sugr

Browser Identifier. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Persistent

3 months

BizographicsOptOut

Determine opt-out status for 3rd party tracking. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Persistent

10 years

_guid

Browser Identifier for Google Ads. For more information, please see the LinkedIn Cookie Policy

Third-party, Persistent

3 months

li-oatml

Member indirect indentifier for conversion tracking, retargeting, analytics.

Third-party, Persistent

1 month

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Microsoft Azure

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

ApplicationGatewayAffinity

This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.

Third-party, Session

Session

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OneTrust

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

OptanonConsent

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.

First-party, Persistent

1 year

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Oracle Eloqua

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

ELOQUA

This cookie, defined by Eloqua, is used to transfer contact information collected via web forms to databases for professional solicitation purposes.

Third-party, Persistent

13 months

ELQSTATUS

This cookie is set by Eloqua and is used to track individual visitors and their use of the site. It is set when you first visit the site and updated on subsequent visits.

Third-party, Persistent

13 months

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PathMotion

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

PMAppHttp

Cookie to manage user authentication

Third-party, Session

12 hours

lsession

Cookie to manage user authentication

Third-party, Session

48 hours

io

Anonymous cookie for the Live Chat platform

Third-party, Session

Session

CONSENT.ESSENTIAL

Consent cookies

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

CONSENT.ANALYTICS

Consent cookies

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

CONSENT.FUNCTIONAL

Consent cookies

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

CONSENT.SOCIAL

Consent cookies

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

Costigan[cid]

Cookie consolidating user and/or session page views tracking (user identification)

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

Costigan[pmid]

Cookie consolidating user and/or session page views tracking (user identification)

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

Costigan[pmfb]

Cookie consolidating user and/or session page views tracking (user identification)

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

remember_me

To remember user for login

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

pm_cid

Cookie consolidating user and/or session page views tracking (user identification)

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

Pm_push_ab_[id]

Tracks whether a user clicks an Apply Button on the platform (anonymous)

Third-party, Persistent

48 hours

pm_push_ab_clicked_md5()

Platform-side verification FbappController:engagementbox(), storing the platform ID where the apply button has been clicked, and gives a 100 day validation

Third-party, Persistent

100 days

uid

Identify sessions of known users

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

ufbid

Identify sessions of known users

Third-party, Persistent

364 days

 

Mixpanel

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

mp_[xxxx]

Measure feature usage and statistics exclusively for product development

Third-party, Persistent

1 year

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Power Bi

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

WFESessionId

Mandatory Cookie for Power BI session

Third-party, Session

Session

ai_session

Preserves users states across page requests.

Third-party, Persistent

30 minutes

ai_user

Used by Microsoft Application Insights software to collect statistical usage and telemetry information. The cookie stores a unique identifier to recognize users on returning visits over time.

Third-party, Persistent

1 year

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Twitter

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

_twitter_sess

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514

Third-party, Session

Until end of the session.

auth_token

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514

Third-party, Persistent

5 years

dnt

Do not track from twitter

Third-party, Persistent

5 years

guest_id

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Persistent

2 years

kdt

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Persistent

18 months

lang

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Session

Until end of the session.

muc

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Persistent

2 years

personalization_id

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Persistent

2 years

remember_checked_on

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Persistent

5 years

tfw_exp

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Persistent

2 weeks

twid

Twitter set a series of cookies on any page that includes a Twitter feed. For more information please check: https://help.twitter.com/fr/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Third-party, Persistent

5 years

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YouTube

Name

Purpose

Type

Duration

GPS

YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.

Third-party, Persistent

30 minutes

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

This cookie is set by YouTube and allows YouTube to gather information about a visitor’s browser. PwC allows YouTube to set this cookie so that YouTube videos can be displayed on this site.

Third-party, Persistent

6 months

YSC

This cookie is set by YouTube and allows YouTube to gather information about a visitor’s browser. PwC allows YouTube to set this cookie so that YouTube videos can be displayed on this site.

Third-party, Session

Until end of the session.

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Retired cookies

These cookies are no longer in use, but may be present for returning visitors. These cookies can be deleted.

Provider Name Purpose Type Duration
Webtrends PWC_WOD Visitor Identification sessions set by the tag server. Visitor ID based on IP address. The cookie records site id, time of last access, time of start of visit and account ID. First Party, Persistent 10 years
Webtrends ACOOKIE Visitor Identification set by Java Script. The cookie records Visitor id, time of last access and time of start of visit. Third Party, Persistent 2 years
.addthis.com __atuvc This cookie is created and read by AddThis social sharing site in Javascript on the client computer to be sure that the user is viewing the update of the number of pages viewed after his return and the update of the cache. No data is transmitted to AddThis. More information is available by following this link: More information on the cookies set by AddThis and how to opt out are on the AddThis website Third Party, Persistent 2 years
www.pwc.fr _pk_id.5.a061 This cookie is created and read by the audience analysis tool. The cookies created by this tool begin with: _pk_id and _pk_ses. First Party, Persistent 2 years
.scanscout.com _tmid Identification of unique visitors and new visitors Third Party, Persistent 10 years

ClickDimensions

cuvid

This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit to the site from that web browser. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits the site, a new __cuid cookie is written with a different visitor unique ID. This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to the site and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that the application uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure.

Third party, persistent

2 years

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