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Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

Last modified on 27 October 2020

 

Which parties are involved?

In this Cookie Policy, the following terms are understood as follows:

  • 'KPMG', 'we': KPMG Central Services ESV/GIE with registered office at 1930 Zaventem (Belgium), Luchthaven Brussel Nationaal 1K and registered with the Register of Legal Entities (Brussels) under the number BE 0473.719.789.
  • 'User', 'you': every natural person (B2C) or legal person (B2B) in a contractual relationship of any nature, now or in the future, with KPMG and/or consulting the website.
  • ‘Act’: art. 129 Act on Electronic Communication as amended by W 2012-07-10/04, art. 90, 017 (effective date: 04-08-2012) (URL).

 

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small piece of text that a website places in the browser or on your computer or internet-enabled device whenever you visit us online (hereinafter “Cookies”). This allows the website to remember your computer or device and serves a number of purposes.

On the website, a notification banner will appear informing you about the Cookies used on the website and requiring your consent to use Cookies that are not strictly necessary. You can accept all Cookies by clicking on “Accept All Cookies” button. You can also reject all Cookies (except the strictly necessary) by clicking on “Reject All Cookies” button. Another option is to select the types of Cookies you accept to be used by clicking on “Manage My Choices” button. To select those Cookies you can go through the different tabs and tick or untick the type of Cookies you allow. Please note that, according to the applicable legislation, the use of “strictly necessary” Cookies does not require your consent.

You can change your Cookie preferences, at any moment, by clicking on the “Cookie Preferences” button.

Further information about managing Cookies can be found in your browser's help file or through sites such as www.allaboutcookies.org and https://cookiepedia.co.uk/.

 

Types of Cookies

“Session” Cookies are stored in the device’s memory only during a user's browsing session and are automatically deleted from the user's device when the browser is closed.

“Persistent” Cookies are stored on the user's device and are not deleted when the browser is closed, unless deleted by you. Persistent Cookies can retain user preferences for a particular website, allowing those preferences to be used in future browsing sessions.

 

Which Cookies do we use?

We use strictly necessary Cookies, functional Cookies, performance Cookies, targeting Cookies and social media Cookies.

You can find further information about all the (types of) Cookies used on the website by clicking on the “Cookie Preferences” button.

 

Legal grounds

The applicable legislation allows us to process personal data, so long as we have a processing ground under the law to do so.

When we process your personal data through Cookies, we rely on one of the following legal grounds for processing:

  • Legitimate interests: strictly necessary Cookies;
  • Your consent: functional Cookies, performance Cookies, targeting Cookies and social media Cookies.

 

How to disable Cookies?

You can disable Cookies, at any moment, by clicking on the “Cookie Preferences” button.

If you wish to delete the placed Cookies, you may do so by clearing your browser's Cookies.

Further information about disabling or deleting Cookies can be found in your browser's help file or through sites such as www.allaboutcookies.org and https://cookiepedia.co.uk/.

 

Our Privacy Statement

Please read our Privacy Statement for more information about the privacy rules applicable on this website.

 

Changes to this Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy may be changed from time to time in the event of new applications, if our services require this or if the applicable legislation requires it.

 

Questions or remarks

Please contact us by filling out this form if you require any further information about this Cookie Policy.