Cookie Policy

Cookies are small data files stored on your computer by the websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide business and marketing information to the owners of the site.

Microgen’s use of cookies

Microgen Financial Systems Limited (“Microgen Financial Systems”) uses cookies in order to improve your user experience by enabling us to ‘remember you’ either for the duration of the visit (‘session cookie’) or for repeat visits (‘persistent cookie’).

Cookies may be set by Microgen Financial Systems (‘first party cookies’) or they may be set by other websites who run content on our Website (‘third party cookies’). This Website may also contain content embedded from external sites, for example, Linkedin, and these sites may set their own cookies. Similarly, when you use one of the share buttons on this Website, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through. Microgen Financial Systems does not control the dissemination of these cookies and does not block cookies from those websites. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to collect information on site activity, compile reports and help us improve the Website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of users to the site, where users have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

The table below sets out more details about the cookies Microgen Financial Systems uses and why.

Cookie 

Purpose

Duration

Google Analytics

_ga

Used to distinguish users.

2 years

_utma

Counts the number of times a user has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.

2 years

_utmb

Takes a timestamp of when a user enters the site.

Session only

_utmz

Tracks where a user came from, including what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keyword was used, and where in the world a user was when they accessed the site.
More information about these cookies can be found on the Google Analytics website.

6 months

Managing Cookies

Upon your acceptance of the use of cookies on this Website, a website acceptance cookie will be recorded.

You may disable the use of some or all cookies by changing the settings in your internet browser. If you do so, you may not be able to use the full functionality of our Website or your user experience may be otherwise affected.

To find out more about cookies including how to manage and delete them, visit  www.aboutcookies.org  or  www.allaboutcookies.org .

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit  http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.